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Earlier clash of stars likely at French Open

Three-time champion Serena Williams could face longtime rival Maria Sharapova in the French Open last-16 after Thursday's draw which also handed Rafael Nadal a dream route to an 11th title.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/25 22:43:41

South Korea's Chung Hyeon out of French Open with ankle injury

Tipped as one of the few men in the draw capable of beating Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros this year, rising South Korean talent Chung Hyeon was forced to pull out of the French Open with an ankle injury on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/23 21:53:40

Assault launched on tardy diners

The French Open is mostly a picture of elegance - well-dressed spectators in Panama hats watching the ball sizzle across the red clay in searing sunshine. The problem is when most of the crowd disappears for a long Mediterranean lunch.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/23 21:48:41

Serena Williams could get Wimbledon seeding despite French snub

Serena Williams could still be seeded at this year's Wimbledon championships despite being snubbed by French Open organizers, the All England Club said Tuesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/22 22:33:41

Nadal back at No.1 ahead of French Open

Rafael Nadal returned to the top of the world rankings on Monday after winning his eighth Italian Open title at the weekend to confirm once more his status as the king of the clay court.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/21 22:18:41

Svitolina stuns Halep to defend Rome title

Elina Svitolina underlined her status as a top favorite for the French Open by sweeping Simona Halep aside 6-0, 6-4 to successfully defend her Italian Open crown on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/20 22:08:40

Davis Cup to retain home, away matches

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) will retain the home-and-away ties in the opening stages of the revamped Davis Cup, its President David Haggerty has said.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/17 22:13:42

Halep demolishes Osaka to reach Rome third round

Top seed Simona Halep showed no mercy dispatching Japan's Naomi Osaka in straight sets to reach the third round of the WTA Italian Open in Rome on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/16 22:33:40

Federer replaces Nadal as No.1, Djokovic on the slide

Rafael Nadal's surprise quarterfinal exit at the Madrid Masters has seen the Spaniard replaced as world No.1 by Roger Federer in the latest ATP rankings published on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/14 22:13:36

Kvitova claims record third Madrid title

Petra Kvitova outlasted the unseeded Kiki Bertens 7-6 (8-6), 4-6, 6-3 to win a thrilling Madrid Open final on Saturday and become the first player to lift the trophy for a third time.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/13 20:53:41

Injured Murray could still return in time for Wimbledon

Andy Murray hasn't ruled out returning from his troublesome hip injury in time for Wimbledon, according to his mother Judy.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/10 22:18:40

Djokovic stunned in Madrid

Britain's Kyle Edmund enjoyed one of the biggest triumphs of his career by defeating former world No.1 Novak Djokovic 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 in the second round of the Madrid Open on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/10 22:13:43

Williams' French Open fate in doubt after another withdrawal

Former world No.1 Serena Williams has pulled out of next week's Italian Open in Rome, organizers confirmed Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/9 22:13:42

Halep sails past Mertens at Madrid Open

Reigning champion Simona Halep edged closer to a third consecutive ­Madrid Open title by beating Belgium's Elise Mertens in the second round on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/9 22:13:42

Wozniacki passes Barty test

World No.2 Caroline Wozniacki survived a scare from Ashleigh Barty on Monday, edging the Australian 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 to reach the last 16 of the Madrid Open.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/5/8 22:23:39

Wimbledon to pay out 34 million pounds this year, up 7.6 percent from 2017

Wimbledon announced a hefty prize pot hike on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/5/1 21:53:40

'Tsunami' of match-fixing in lower-level tennis: review panel

Lower-level tennis has a tsunami-like problem with match-fixing, according to a review panel set up to look into allegations of corruption in the sport which published its findings on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/4/27 5:03:41

Djokovic slips to surprise defeat at Barcelona Open

Novak Djokovic suffered a surprise defeat in his latest comeback from injury after the Serb was beaten by Martin Klizan in his first match at the Barcelona Open on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/4/25 22:28:43