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newstennis3 years ago

WATCH | Roger Federer produces fantastic backhand drop shot against Mikhail Youzhny

Roger Federer’s backhand shot has been a big strength for him all this year, in which he has remained unbeaten in Grand Slams, having won the Australian Open and Wimbledon. Yesterday, he produced such brilliance as a lavish backhand drop shot left his Russian opponent Mikhail Youzhny stunned.
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newstennis4 years ago

Match-fixing cloud over Wimbledon, US Open matches

The Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) revealed on Thursday that they are investigating a match at this year's Wimbledon which was allegedly fixed. Although the investigating body did not reveal the details of the match, it had said that they have received alerts about possible fixing.
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newstennis4 years ago

Wawrinka claims he suffered panic attacks before US Open final against Djoker

US Open champion Stan Wawrinka has revealed that he suffered an anxiety attack minutes before walking on to the center court at the Arthur Ashe stadium for his final against Novak Djokovic. The World No. 3 also said that he deliberately tried to hurt himself to de-stress during the match.
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newstennis4 years ago

Sania Mirza maintains her No.1 rank

In the recently released WTA rankings, Indian star Sania Mirza remained at the top of WTA women’s doubles ranking following her victory at the Pan Pacific Open alongside her new partner Barbora Strycova. Meanwhile, her Olympic mixed-doubles partner Rohan Bopanna remained at 18th men's doubles.
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newstennis4 years ago

I can't be World No.1, says US Open winner Stan Wawrinka

When asked about his chances of making it into the elite group of “Big Four” following his 3rd Grand Slam win, Stan Wawrinka told that he is happy with his current US Open trophy. Earlier, he also made it clear that he had no issues with Novak Djokovic asking for medical treatment during the final.
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newstennis4 years ago

Novak Djokovic: Lost my nerve in important moments

Novak Djokovic hailed US Open winner Stan Wawrinka as a complete player while stressed that failing to hold his nerve during the final had acted against him. The two-time Champion also spoke about his niggling shoulder injury which had troubled him throughout the tournament.
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newstennis4 years ago

Andy Murray has trouble sleeping ahead of his QF clash

World No.2 Andy Murray has revealed that he has 'not been sleeping great' ahead of his quarter-final clash against rival Kei Nishikori. The Olympic Gold winner has also praised the Japanese star, and he knows that he will have to deliver his best to win against the World No.8 on Wednesday.
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newstennis4 years ago

US Open | Novak Djokovic in a race against time to recover from wrist injury

World No.1 Novak Djokovic is yet to fully recover from the injury he suffered on his left wrist before the Rio Olympics, where he faced a first round exit. With the US Open starting on Monday, the defending champion is in a race against time to regain full fitness ahead of his first round clash.
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