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Federer loses No.1 ranking

Roger Federer suffered a shock 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) defeat to Australian wild card Thanasi Kokkinakis on Saturday that will cost the Swiss his world No.1 ranking and leaves the Miami men's tournament wide open.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/25 22:18:41

Serena crashes out in Miami

Naomi Osaka continued her stunning run of form with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams in the first round of the Miami Open on Wednesday, the latest big win for the 20-year-old Japanese player.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/22 22:38:40

Djokovic playing pain-free

Novak Djokovic insists he is playing pain-free for the first time in "years" as he pursues his comeback at the Miami Masters.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/22 20:05:53

Rafael Nadal considered to be 'ideal boss' in Spanish survey

Spanish tennis ace, Rafael Nadal is the sports personality most Spaniards would like to have as their boss according to a report published by a human resources company.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/3/20 20:37:47

Del Potro outlasts Federer at Indian Wells

An emotional Juan Martin del Potro could barely believe he had finally won a Masters 1,000 series title in his 51st attempt at Indian Wells on Sunday but is determined to keep the trophies coming in his late career renaissance.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/19 22:03:40

Roger Federer beats Chung Hyeon to reach semifinals

Defending champ Roger Federer equaled his best start to a season with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Chung Hyeon to book his spot in the semifinals of the Indian Wells Masters on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/16 22:33:39

Halep prevails at Indian Wells, meets Osaka in semis

World No. 1 Simona Halep punched her ticket to the Indian Wells semifinals with a 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 win over Croatia's Petra Martic on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/15 21:43:41

Federer sails into quarters

World No.1 Roger Federer's remarkable run continued as he booked his quarterfinal berth in the BNP Paribas Open with a 7-5, 6-4 win over Jeremy Chardy on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/15 21:43:40

Kohlschreiber stuns Cilic at Indian Wells

Philipp Kohlschreiber upset second seed Marin Cilic 6-4, 6-4 to advance to the fourth round in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Tuesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/14 23:03:42

Wozniacki loses, Halep advances

Caroline Wozniacki blew any chance that she had to overtake Simona Halep as world No.1 after losing 6-4, 7-5 to Darya Kasatkina in the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Tuesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/14 23:03:40

Federer rolls into fourth round at Indian Wells

World No.1 Roger Federer stepped up his bid for a sixth Indian Wells Masters title with a 6-2, 6-1 demolition of Filip Krajinovic on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/13 22:18:39

Venus knocks out sister Serena

Serena Williams' return to the WTA Tour came to an abrupt end on Monday as she crashed out of Indian Wells with a 6-3, 6-4 loss to her sister Venus.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/13 22:08:40

Serena Williams says she hates to play against sister Venus

Serena Williams will play her sister Venus for the 29th time in the third round of the Indian Wells WTA tournament on Monday, and like before, Serena calls the sibling rivalry, when it comes down to it, an unpleasant one.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/3/13 9:45:33

Djokovic suffers 'weird' loss at Indian Wells

Novak Djokovic produced a puzzling performance as the former world No.1 lost to Japanese qualifier Taro Daniel in the second round at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/12 22:18:39

Serena to collide with sister Venus

Serena Williams continued her tennis comeback with a 7-6 (7/5), 7-5 win over Kiki Bertens at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday, setting up a third-round encounter with her sister Venus.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/11 22:03:39

Serena off to winning start in WTA return

Serena Williams shook off the rust from a 15-month layoff due to pregnancy to win her opening match at the WTA Indian Wells event with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Zarina Diyas.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/9 22:13:40

Sharapova out of Indian Wells

Former No.1 Maria Sharapova lost her second consecutive first-round match with a 6-4, 6-4 defeat to Japan's Naomi Osaka at the BNP Paribas Open in California on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/3/8 22:18:40

Serena has high expectations

Serena Williams said Monday that she "can't wait for the future" as she warmed up for her return to the WTA Tour at the Tie Break Tens exhibition at Madison Square Garden.
Soure:AFP: 2018/3/6 22:28:39