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#Tennis

# tennis - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Goffin forced to retire from Rotterdam semi following freak eye injury

The first semi-final at the Rotterdam Open was cut short when David Goffin was hit in the face by the ball and suffered an eye injury.

# tennis - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Caroline Wozniacki fury over opponent's 'unfair' grunting in Qatar win Unimpressed This post contains videos

Caroline Wozniacki fury over opponent's 'unfair' grunting in Qatar win

The recently crowned Australian Open champion won 7-5, 6-1 against Monica Niculescu.

# tennis - Monday 29 January, 2018

Margaret catch her? Federer doesn't expect to equal Court's record tally

After winning his 20th grand slam title, the Australian Open champion says four more is too big an ask.

# tennis - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Tearful Federer toasts Melbourne triumph following 20th Grand Slam title Teary-eyed This post contains videos

Tearful Federer toasts Melbourne triumph following 20th Grand Slam title

After winning a five-set epic against Marin Cilic to break new ground in men’s tennis, Roger Federer’s emotions spilled over in Melbourne.

Federer beats Cilic in five-set victory to claim 20th Grand Slam title at Australian Open

Federer secured his 20th Grand Slam on Sunday after beating Croaita’s Marin Cilic in the Australian Open final.

# tennis - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Caroline Wozniacki wins Australian Open for first grand slam title Ace

Caroline Wozniacki wins Australian Open for first grand slam title

The Dane overcame Simona Halep in a three-set epic.

# tennis - Friday 26 January, 2018

Bittersweet victory sends Roger Federer into his 30th grand slam final

The Swiss star will now face Marin Cilic in Sunday’s decider at the Australian Open.

# tennis - Thursday 25 January, 2018

First-time grand slam champ to be crowned after Halep survives a classic

Simona Halep felt her strength of character shone through in a memorable clash with Angelique Kerber.

Britain's Kyle Edmund outclassed in bid to reach Australian Open final

Edmund stunned Grigor Dimitrov in his maiden grand slam quarter-final, but Marin Cilic was a cut above.

Cornet could face ban over three missed drugs tests during 2017 season

World number 42 Alize Cornet says she had “valuable reasons” for missing three drugs tests and will present her case in March.

Wozniacki banishes Australian Open demons to reach final and stay on track for maiden grand slam

The former world number one survived a mini collapse in the second set to see off Elise Mertens.

# tennis - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Serena Williams demands apology from Tennys Sandgren following social media activity

A range of social-media posts dug up during Tennys Sandgren’s Australian Open run has put the American star in the heart of controversy.

# tennis - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

British number 2 Edmund shocks Dimitrov to make Australian Open semis

The Yorkshire-based 23-year-old broke Dimitrov’s serve five times and hit 46 winners.

# tennis - Monday 22 January, 2018

Defending champion Federer maintains flawless record to reach quarter-final

Swiss star Roger Federer eased past Marton Fucsovics in the Australian Open fourth round.

# tennis - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Nadal battles past Schwartzman as Wozniacki cruises through in Melbourne

The world number one was below his best in a fourth-round clash.

# tennis - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Federer coasts and Djokovic survives injury scare, but it's lights out for Zverev

It was business as usual for Roger Federer at the Australian Open, but problems with fading light frustrated Alexander Zverev.

Kerber downs Sharapova in Melbourne masterclass

Simona Halep survived a record-equalling match meanwhile.

# tennis - Friday 19 January, 2018

Teen sensation bows out of Australian Open with lesson from 'god'

Marta Kostyuk was in tears after her adventure ended at the hands of Elina Svitolina.

# tennis - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Nadal backs move for financial parity but silent on boycott talk

World number one Rafael Nadal kept his cards close to his chest when quizzed on the prospect of boycotting the 2019 Australian Open.

I had one foot out of the Australian Open – Wozniacki revels in dramatic fightback Ace

I had one foot out of the Australian Open – Wozniacki revels in dramatic fightback

The Dane saved a couple of match points in Melbourne.

# tennis - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'Are you a vampire?' - Ron Burgundy interviewed Roger Federer after his Australian Open win

Actor Will Ferrell posed the questions in the wake of his victory this morning.

# tennis - Monday 15 January, 2018

Williams and US Open champion Stephens both suffer shock defeats in Australian Open first round

Last year’s semi-finalist CoCo Vandeweghe also made an early exit.

# tennis - Friday 12 January, 2018

King calls for Margaret Court Arena to be renamed over same-sex uproar

‘It’s really important, if you’re going to have your name on anything, that you’re hospitable, inclusive, you’re opening arms to everyone that comes to a public facility.’

# tennis - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

'The knee is fine' - After injury ruined end of 2017, Nadal back ahead of Australian Open

The first Grand Slam of the year starts next Monday at Melbourne Park.

# tennis - Friday 5 January, 2018

'I'm not where I want to be' - Serena Williams withdraws from the Australian Open

The defending champion says she was ‘super close’ to making it.

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Boris Becker's son to press charges over MP's 'racist' tweet

A German MP called him a “little half-negro”.

# tennis - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Andy Murray confirms withdrawal from the first Grand Slam of 2018

Still struggling with a hip injury, the five-time runner-up has been forced to pull out of the Australian Open.

# tennis - Monday 1 January, 2018

Women have a psychological advantage over men in sport - here's how it helps them under pressure

“In the world of elite tennis, women are better under pressure than men are. They choke less.”

# tennis - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl

The American competed in her first tennis game since giving birth four months ago.

# tennis - Friday 29 December, 2017

Novak Djokovic a doubt for the Australian Open following injury setback

Djokovic has been forced to pull out of an exhibition event in Abu Dhabi with elbow pain ahead of the Australian Open.

# tennis - Thursday 21 December, 2017

17-year-old Simon Carr one of four debutants in Ireland's Davis Cup squad

Conor Niland’s senior men’s team get their 2018 campaign underway in February.

Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida crash, reports

Police concluded neither driver was at fault and no charges would be filed.

# tennis - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Serena Williams 'very likely' to make her return at the Australian Open

Organisers of the Australian Open expect Serena Williams to return from her first pregnancy to defend her title in Melbourne.

# tennis - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Dream team? Djokovic confirms Radek Stepanek as new coach

The pair announced the news during an Instagram Live.

# tennis - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Wimbledon will not be the same without her – Duchess pays tribute to Novotna

After sharing an emotional moment on Centre Court in 1993, the Duchess of Kent has paid tribute to Jana Novotna, who died on Sunday.

# tennis - Monday 20 November, 2017

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49 RIP

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49

The Czech tennis player won the Wimbledon title in 1998.

# tennis - Saturday 18 November, 2017

British number one Murray splits with coach Lendl for second time

Former world number one Andy Murray and coach Ivan Lendl have “mutually agreed” to end their coaching relationship.

# tennis - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Nadal wins damages in case against ex-French minister who claimed he hid positive drug test

Roselyne Bachelot made the accusations on French television last year.

# tennis - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

'When I took it off I felt naked - it felt nice and snug': Roger Federer played in a kilt tonight Dress Up This post contains videos

'When I took it off I felt naked - it felt nice and snug': Roger Federer played in a kilt tonight

The tennis legend was in Glasgow to take on Andy Murray in a charity game.

# tennis - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Nadal hoping for improvements in Spain-Catalonia relations amid political tension

With tensions between Spain and Catalonia rising, tennis icon Rafael Nadal hopes for a positive outcome.

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