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French Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: Favourable draw, spectacular form make Simona Halep firm favourite
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French Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: Favourable draw, spectacular form make Simona Halep firm favourite

Ahead of Roland Garros' return, Firstpost takes a look at the Women's Singles draw and attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters

US Open 2020: Jennifer Brady beats Yulia Putintseva in straight sets to secure first-ever Grand Slam semi-final berth
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US Open 2020: Jennifer Brady beats Yulia Putintseva in straight sets to secure first-ever Grand Slam semi-final berth

Brady, seeded 28th, beat her 23rd-seeded opponent Yulia Putintseva 6-3, 6-2, in just 1hr 9min inside Arthur Ashe Stadium.

US Open 2020: Brady beats former champion Kerber to reach quarter-finals; Rogers stuns Kvitova
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US Open 2020: Brady beats former champion Kerber to reach quarter-finals; Rogers stuns Kvitova

Naomi Osaka, who won the US Open two years ago, advanced to the quarterfinals by beating No. 14 seed Anett Kontaveit 6-3, 6-4.

US Open 2020: Novak Djokovic beats Kyle Edmund to enter third round; Caroline Garcia stuns Karolina Pliskova
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US Open 2020: Novak Djokovic beats Kyle Edmund to enter third round; Caroline Garcia stuns Karolina Pliskova

Pliskova – the 28-year-old world number three from the Czech Republic – suffered a miserable 1-6, 6-7 exit to a confident Garcia who rushed to a 5-0 lead in the first set.

US Open 2020: Talk of 'fake bubble,' 'bubble in bubble' on Day 1 as Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka post wins
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US Open 2020: Talk of 'fake bubble,' 'bubble in bubble' on Day 1 as Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka post wins

US Open tournament director Stacey Allaster said players potentially exposed to the virus because of contact with Paire now must be tested daily for COVID-19, instead of every four days.

US Open 2020: Coco Gauff ousted in first round; Karolina Pliskova, Naomi Osaka progress
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US Open 2020: Coco Gauff ousted in first round; Karolina Pliskova, Naomi Osaka progress

Coco Gauff's hopes of launching another deep run at a Grand Slam ended in the first round at the US Open, with the US teenager succumbing in three sets to Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova.

US Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: COVID-19 withdrawals turn already unpredictable category into free-for-all
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US Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: COVID-19 withdrawals turn already unpredictable category into free-for-all

Ahead of tennis' return to the big stage, Firstpost takes a look at the US Open Women's Singles draw and attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters

Indian Wells Masters: Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber pull out of event after failing to recover from injuries
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Indian Wells Masters: Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber pull out of event after failing to recover from injuries

Former world number ones Simona Halep and Angelique Kerber have pulled out of next week’s BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells after failing to recover from injuries.

Mary Pierce interview: Pressures of fame difficult to handle for younger players like Naomi Osaka, says former Roland Garros champion
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Mary Pierce interview: Pressures of fame difficult to handle for younger players like Naomi Osaka, says former Roland Garros champion

Former Roland Garros and Australian Open champion Mary Pierce touched base on wide range of topics such as level of women's tennis today, the unpredictability, rise of Coco Gauff and return of Kim Clijsters.

Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep power into last-eight, Anett Kontaveit made to work
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Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep power into last-eight, Anett Kontaveit made to work

Garbine Muguruza’s participation at the Australian Open had been in doubt due to illness but Monday’s demolition of Kiki Bertens to reach the quarter-finals proved she is not only nearing full health but could also be a genuine title contender.

Australian Open 2020: Karolina Pliskova, Belinda Bencic join exit queue, Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber avoid chaos
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Australian Open 2020: Karolina Pliskova, Belinda Bencic join exit queue, Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber avoid chaos

Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova and No. 6 Belinda Bencic went the same way as Serena Williams and defending champion Naomi Osaka by exiting the Australian Open in a chaotic third round.

Adelaide International: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty beats Dayana Yastremska in straight sets to clinch first title on home soil
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Adelaide International: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty beats Dayana Yastremska in straight sets to clinch first title on home soil

Barty conceded just two points on serve during the first set, breaking the 19-year-old Yastremska's serve in the third and seventh games

Adelaide International: Former Australian Open-winner Angelique Kerber retires from match with lower back injury
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Adelaide International: Former Australian Open-winner Angelique Kerber retires from match with lower back injury

Kerber, who won the Australian Open in 2016 and also has Wimbledon and US Open titles, had on-court medical help for the injury and then retired

Adelaide International: Angelique Kerber eases past China’s Wang Qiang in straight sets to register strong start
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Adelaide International: Angelique Kerber eases past China’s Wang Qiang in straight sets to register strong start

Kerber has seen her singles ranking drop to 18 in the world after winning just four matches in her previous nine tournaments and would need some confidence-boosting wins before the Australian Open.

Brisbane International: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gets tough draw at home tournament; Naomi Osaka faces Maria Sakkari
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Brisbane International: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gets tough draw at home tournament; Naomi Osaka faces Maria Sakkari

Ashleigh Barty will begin the new year with a tough draw at the Brisbane International. She's one of six Grand Slam champions in her half of the draw. There are three others her quarter at her home tournament.

Former World No 1 Naomi Osaka appoints Belgian Wim Fissette as coach, says report
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Former World No 1 Naomi Osaka appoints Belgian Wim Fissette as coach, says report

Two-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka has appointed Belgian Wim Fissette as coach, a Japanese news agency quoted the Japanese player’s management as saying, as she gears up to defend her Australian Open title.

Former World No 4 and WTA Finals champion Dominika Cibulkova announces retirement
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Former World No 4 and WTA Finals champion Dominika Cibulkova announces retirement

Cibulkova, who has not played since the French Open, became the first Slovak woman to reach a Grand Slam singles final in 2014 when she lost to China’s Li Na at the Australian Open.

Tennis Rankings: Coco Gauff makes huge jump of 39 places to No 71 in WTA rankings, Ashleigh Barty retains No 1 spot
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Tennis Rankings: Coco Gauff makes huge jump of 39 places to No 71 in WTA rankings, Ashleigh Barty retains No 1 spot

Another good performance in Luxembourg this week could see Gauff knocking on the door of the top 50

Wuhan Open 2019: Caroline Wozniacki, Angelique Kerber suffer first-round exits following losses to unseeded opponents
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Wuhan Open 2019: Caroline Wozniacki, Angelique Kerber suffer first-round exits following losses to unseeded opponents

The 13th-seeded Wozniacki lost to Su-Wei Hsieh of Taiwan 7-6 (2), 6-1, 6-2. Hsieh lost the first-set tiebreaker but hit her stride in the second and third sets, cruising to a comfortable win over the former world No. 1.

Pan Pacific Open 2019: Top seed Naomi Osaka beats Elise Mertens in straight sets to advance to finals
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Pan Pacific Open 2019: Top seed Naomi Osaka beats Elise Mertens in straight sets to advance to finals

Osaka will now face the unseeded Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the final on Sunday