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Victoria Azarenka stomps Tan at Silicon Valley Classic

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka overpowered tournament qualifier Harmony Tan 6-2 6-4 to reach the second round of the Silicon Valley Classic in Northern California on Tuesday.

Cop in arrest of tennis star James Blake describes getting death threats

Officer James Frascatore was part of an undercover operation targeting credit card fraud and mistakenly thought Blake was one of the suspects.

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Sania Mirza, playing with new partner Casey Dellacqua, crashes out in her Aegon Classic opener

Sania Mirza's regular partner Martina Hingis could not play in this tournament with Sania for some personal reasons.

Andy Murray stays on course for fourth Queen's title

Andy Murray fended off some typically ferocious hitting by Spaniard Verdasco to win 7-5 6-4.

On other side of Paris, grass greener for Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal claimed his first grasscourt title for five years when he beat Serbian Victor Troicki 7-6(3) 6-3.

Boris Becker to seek British citizenship

Boris Becker has revealed that he will apply for British citizenship at some point in future.

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Stanislas Wawrinka tames Novak Djokovic to win first French Open, second Grand Slam

Stanislas Wawrinka, with a win in the French Open final, adds a second major to his 2014 Australian Open; denies Novak Djokovic a career Grand Slam.

Roger Federer falls under Nick Kyrgios spell in Madrid exit

Kyrgios brought an abrupt end to Federer's hopes of winning a fourth Madrid trophy with a 6-7(2) 7-6(5) 7-6(12) victory.

Roger Federer ends three-year claycourt drought

Swiss maestro Roger Federer has now won titles in 19 different countries.

Temperature, stars soar

Djokovic and Williams barely break sweat, while Azarenka makes light work of Wozniacki.

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US Open: Roger Federer survives Gael Monfils scare

Federer held his nerve and went pass the 20th seeded Frenchman by 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 to reach the semis.

15 year old sensation: Catherine 'CiCi' Bellis

Bellis had a dream start to the open when she beat World #13 Dominika Cibulkova but lost to Zarina Diyas.

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Rafael Nadal finds his feet on grass

The world no.1 over came a first set loss to Kukushkin to romp home 6-7, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1.

Mahesh Bhupathi launches 'spin effects technology' tennis racquets

Mahesh Bhupathi hold the newly launch spin effect technology Tennis racquets after the media briefing held at CCI court, Churchgate on Wednesday.

Australian Open: Stan stuns Rafa in final

Wawrinka becomes first in over 20 years to beat first and second ranked players to win Slam after getting past injured Nadal.

Australian Open: Li Na ends long wait

Li Na overcame an attack of nerves and weathered a feisty challenge from Cibulkova before roaring to a 7-6 (7-3) 6-0 victory to win her first Australian Open title.

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Australian Open: Ruthless Rafael Nadal dominates Roger Federer

Rafael Nadal dominated proceedings in the semis, and marched into the final.

Australian Open: Defending champ crashes out

Defending champion Novak Djokovic's 2014 Australian Open campaign came to an early end on Tuesday.

Sharapova shocked; Nadal, Federer rocked

Sharapova has struggled with her serve throughout the tournament and her woes continued.

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