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February 19, 2017 7:19 pm

Roger Federer still seems to be celebrating his Australian Open triumph earlier in the year.

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February 19, 2017 11:26 am

Ryan Harrison will play Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia who beat Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan, for the championship Sunday.

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February 19, 2017 11:08 am

Karolina Pliskova beat Caroline Wozniacki for the first time and won their Qatar Open final 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday.

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February 18, 2017 12:03 pm

On Friday it took some 12 hours to complete just five singles matches at the Qatar Open with the entire week affected by rain.

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February 18, 2017 11:50 am

Donald Young reached his seventh career semifinal and second in Memphis

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February 18, 2017 8:30 am

This comes just a month after the AITA urged Leander Paes to retire to make way for the younger and higher ranked doubles players.

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February 17, 2017 11:30 am

With a spring in his step and a flurry of precise forehands, Sharath Kamal gave the Delhi crowd something to celebrate.

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February 16, 2017 5:23 pm

John Isner made it to the quarter-finals of the Memphis Open after beating Yoshihito Nishioka in three sets.

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February 16, 2017 4:20 pm

Genie Bouchard sat courtside at a Brooklyn Nets game Wednesday night with a fan who asked her for a date.

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February 16, 2017 9:54 am

Bangalore is the front runner to host the India vs Uzbekistan Davis Cup tie that starts on April 7.

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February 15, 2017 1:06 pm

Darian King is making just his second appearance in the main draw of an ATP Tour event having qualified for the 2015 Washington Open.

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February 15, 2017 12:22 pm

Doug Adler was wrongly terminated by ESPN after Adler described Venus Williams as using 'guerilla' tactics.

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February 15, 2017 10:49 am

Maria Sharapova failed a dope test for the drug meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open and was suspended for two years by ITF.

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February 14, 2017 7:38 pm

Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal defied odds in January to reach the final of the Australian Open.

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February 13, 2017 6:13 pm

Toni Nadal will step down as Rafael coach after this year's ATP Tour, as he feels he has been sidelined by other figures in the player's entourage.

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February 13, 2017 4:08 pm

The ITF said that Arnaud Gabas had undergone a successful surgery to repair a fractured eye socket.

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February 13, 2017 3:55 pm

Grigor Dimitrov has climbed back up the ATP rankings to 13th.

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February 12, 2017 7:56 pm

United States Tennis Association has apologised after version of the German anthem associated with the Nazi era was sung by the soloist.

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February 12, 2017 9:30 pm

The second reverse singles in Czech Republic against Spain pits Barbora Strycova against Lara Arruabarrena.

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February 12, 2017 1:37 pm

Timea Bacsinszky downed Alize Cornet 7-5, 6-4 in the opening match, to give the host's a flying start.

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February 11, 2017 8:58 pm

Garbine Muguruza defeated Barbora Strycova 6-0, 3-6, 6-1 in the opening singles to give Spain a 1-0 lead over Czech Republic.

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February 9, 2017 10:05 pm

Nine players and officials were sanctioned by the Tennis Integrity Unit in 2016, the most in a single year since the body was created in 2008.

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February 9, 2017 9:57 pm

Tournament director Richard Krajicek says he tried unsuccessfully to get Roger Federer or a top-five ranked player to replace Rafa Nadal.

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February 7, 2017 3:03 pm

Fabio Fognini made his experience tell to beat Guido Pella in five sets and send Italy into the Davis Cup quarter-finals.

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February 7, 2017 11:39 am

Leander Paes shared tips on how to play the game and encouraged them to “think like champions".

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February 6, 2017 10:19 pm

Denis Shapovalov inadvertently struck chair umpire Arnaud Gabas in the left eye with a ball he smashed away in anger.

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February 6, 2017 3:13 pm

Canada's Denis Shapovalov was made to default his country's critical Davis Cup contest against Great Britain after an unfortunate incident.

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February 6, 2017 11:00 am

Canada's Denis Shapovalov hit chair umpire Arnaud Gabas in the face with a ball and was defaulted in the deciding match against Kyle Edmund.

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February 6, 2017 11:06 am

Yuki Bhambri has called for India, specifically AITA, to host ATP Challenger events in the country. An idea which has Anand Amritraj's backing.

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February 6, 2017 11:04 am

With a clinical display against Jose Statham, the lanky 22-year-old Ramkumar Ramanthan gave India the rubber in Asia/Oceania Group I first round tie.

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February 5, 2017 10:40 pm

India won all four singles through Yuki and Ramkumar and lost only the doubles when Leander Paes and Vishnu Vardhan lost in four sets.

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February 5, 2017 10:19 pm

Steve Darcis had to wait as Zverev saved three match points but in the end, won 2-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (8).

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February 5, 2017 11:17 pm

Yuki Bhambri struggled past Jose Statham as he won the dead fifth rubber against Statham 7-5 3-6 6-4.

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February 5, 2017 5:54 pm

Ramkumar Ramanathan cruised to a 7-5 6-1 6-0 win over Finn Tearney as India took an unassailable 3-1 lead over New Zealand.

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February 5, 2017 3:31 pm

Enrico Piperno said that there is not enough funding or infrastructure in India to produce players who can break into the top 50.

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February 5, 2017 12:57 pm

Serbia face Spain in the next round if the latter are able to beat Croatia setting up a potential Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic clash.