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#Tennis

# tennis - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'I don't want to thank Nadal, but he made me go back and rework my game'

Fans at the Shanghai Masters will be treated to a Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal showpiece on Sunday, and the Swiss is relishing the prospect.

Nadal and Federer set for another showdown while Sharapova reaches first final since doping ban

The finals of the Shanghai Masters and Tianjin Open are down for decision tomorrow.

# tennis - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

British tennis player Dan Evans banned for one year following positive cocaine test

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) have handed him a one-year suspension.

# tennis - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Dream Team: For first time Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal join forces for doubles match

Jack Sock and Sam Querrey put up a decent effort but Europe consolidated their lead over the Rest of the World team at the Laver Cup.

# tennis - Monday 11 September, 2017

Nadal storms to third US Open crown in straight set rout

It finished 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 against Kevin Anderson of South Africa.

# tennis - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Sloane Stephens' brilliant reaction to becoming US Open champion (and $3.7m richer) Grand Sum This post contains videos

Sloane Stephens' brilliant reaction to becoming US Open champion (and $3.7m richer)

“Did you see that cheque that lady handed me?”

# tennis - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Nadal one win away from third US Open title following defeat of Del Potro

The Spaniard will will face South African debutant Kevin Anderson in Sunday’s final in New York.

# tennis - Friday 8 September, 2017

There'll be a new Grand Slam champion this weekend as Sloane Stephens beats Venus

Stephens, ranked 83rd in the world, will face friend Madison Keys in an all-American final.

# tennis - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Disappointment for Ireland's Simon Carr as he bows out of US Open at last-16 stage

It was another great showing by the son of former Dublin footballer and manager, Tommy.

# tennis - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Andy Murray admits he is likely to miss the rest of the season with injury

Murray was forced to withdraw from the US Open due to a persistent hip injury.

# tennis - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Son of ex-Dublin boss reaches last-16 of US Open Junior Championship in NYC

Simon Carr has won again at Flushing Meadows.

Del Potro nearly forfeited US Open epic before recovering to book Federer showdown

Battling sickness, DelPo came from two sets down to beat Dominic Thiem in a thriller.

# tennis - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Federer and Nadal edge closer to intriguing US Open semi-final meeting

The pair could face one another in Friday’s semi-final in New York.

# tennis - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Controversial Fognini kicked out of US Open after foul-mouthed rant

The Italian apologised for his comments to an umpire but it wasn’t enough to save him.

Serena Williams may rethink comeback after childbirth, says tennis legend Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King believes Serena Williams could reconsider a return to playing following the birth of her baby daughter.

# tennis - Friday 1 September, 2017

Roger Federer survives major scare at US Open as he goes the distance with Youzhny

Mikhail Youzhny has never beaten Roger Federer, but seriously threatened to do so at Flushing Meadows this evening.

# tennis - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Another top seed bites the dust as Wozniacki crashes out of US Open

Alexander Zverev and Nick Kyrgios also suffered defeats on Wednesday.

# tennis - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'I had no right to win': Emotional Sharapova causes upset on Grand Slam return

Back at a Grand Slam for the first time since 2016 Australian Open, the Russian enjoyed her “special” return at Flushing Meadows.

# tennis - Monday 28 August, 2017

Sharapova's Grand Slam return steals US Open spotlight

The former world number one is in action in New York tonight.

# tennis - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Serena Williams wants to defend Australian Open title 3 months after giving birth

Another grand slam title would move the US star level with Margaret Court’s record.

# tennis - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Play on, player: Wimbledon will spend £71 million on a second roof

Rain delays for the big matches at SW19 will soon be but a distant memory from your childhood.

# tennis - Friday 28 July, 2017

Father of former tennis star Philippoussis pleads not guilty to molesting girls he coached

Nikolaos Philippoussis is being held on €7.8 million bail and could face a sentence of over 200 years if convicted.

# tennis - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

No-match Djokovic as former world number one announces he won't play again in 2017

The former world number one retired injured at Wimbledon.

# tennis - Monday 24 July, 2017

'Don't play tennis' - Bernard Tomic says he has no love for the game

The Aussie star says he’s trapped.

# tennis - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Like watching Picasso: Roddick reflects on a career spent in the shadow of greatness

Roger Federer and the rest of the ‘big four’ prevented Andy Roddick from adding to his lone slam win, but the American has no regrets.

# tennis - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Three Wimbledon matches flagged and to be investigated for possible match-fixing

Suspicions have built surrounding certain matches following unusual betting patterns.

# tennis - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Money, money, money! US Open to break $50 million prize barrier

It remains the richest event in tennis.

# tennis - Friday 14 July, 2017

Federer downs Berdych to reach 11th Wimbledon final

The 35-year-old will meet Croatian Marin Cilic, who saw off Sam Querrey, on Sunday.

Serena loves Murray for 'casual sexism' riposte

“He has spoken up for women’s rights and issues especially in tennis forever,” the US star added.

# tennis - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Venus becomes oldest Wimbledon finalist in 23 years as the dream ends for Konta

Twenty years after making her Wimbledon debut, the five-time champion is into her ninth final.

Andy Murray is winning praise for 'not letting casual sexism go' at a press conference

Murray isn’t about to let the world forget about American women tennis players.

# tennis - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge Andy Murray is winning praise for 'not letting casual sexism go' at a press conference Smashed It

Andy Murray is winning praise for 'not letting casual sexism go' at a press conference

Murray isn’t about to let the world forget about American women tennis players.

# tennis - Sunday 9 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you watching Wimbledon this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you watching Wimbledon this year?

Anyone for tennis?

# tennis - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Roger Federer's bid to become the oldest ever Wimbledon champion is still on track

He beat Germany’s Mischa Zverev to reach the fourth round.

'That's when you all heard me drop an F-bomb' - Mattek-Sands vows to come back from horror injury

In a heartfelt Facebook post, the tennis ace expressed her gratitude to fans for all the messages received after her serious injury.

From TheJournal.ie Venus Williams driving 'lawfully' at time of fatal crash, police say Florida

Venus Williams driving 'lawfully' at time of fatal crash, police say

Police initially said she was ‘at fault’ in a crash that led to the death of a 78-year-old man.

# tennis - Friday 7 July, 2017

Andy Murray survives at Wimbledon but it was pretty nervy for a while in four-set thriller

Fabio Fognini put up a strong challenge but Andy Murray is into the fourth round at Wimbledon.

Djokovic shrugs off McEnroe's Tiger comparison

It has been suggested that the Serb’s slump is due to troubles in his private life.

# tennis - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Title favourite Pliskova dumped out of Wimbledon in Centre Court shock

But Roger Federer had no such problems as he coasted through to the third round in 90 minutes.

Mattek-Sands suffers 'acute knee injury' in horrific Wimbledon fall

The American was taken to hospital after suffering the injury during her second-round match against Sorana Cirstea.

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