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Laver Cup: Team Europe takes 3-1 lead over Team world on opening day
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Laver Cup: Team Europe takes 3-1 lead over Team world on opening day

Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud and Matteo Berrettini won their singles matches as Team Europe jumped to a 3-1 lead over Team World following the opening day of the fourth edition of the annual tennis showdown.

Firstpost Explains: Form check shows where Roger Federer stands after Wimbledon exit
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Firstpost Explains: Form check shows where Roger Federer stands after Wimbledon exit

Federer had said he would chase an elusive Olympic singles gold at Tokyo this year but that may be in the balance after his Wimbledon exit.

Strokes of Genius review: Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal documentary will captivate you even if you don't like tennis
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Strokes of Genius review: Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal documentary will captivate you even if you don't like tennis

The tennis documentary Strokes of Genius revolves around the epic 2008 Wimbledon final between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Tennis has enjoyed a golden generation, but a golden era has eluded the sport
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Tennis has enjoyed a golden generation, but a golden era has eluded the sport

Serve-and-volley tennis was not a feature of the sport from its inception, and it only came to prominence in the 1950s. However, it presented a genuinely innovative way to explore court geometry.

Novak Djokovic's Adria Tour event lacked bit of common sense, says former ATP players' council head Vijay Amritraj
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Novak Djokovic's Adria Tour event lacked bit of common sense, says former ATP players' council head Vijay Amritraj

Djokovic has apologised and admitted it was probably “too soon” to run the event, which was played in front of packed stands in Belgrade.

ATP Finals 2019: Roger Federer outclasses Novak Djokovic in straight sets to book spot in semi-final
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ATP Finals 2019: Roger Federer outclasses Novak Djokovic in straight sets to book spot in semi-final

Roger Federer produced a near-flawless performance as he avenged his Wimbledon defeat by Novak Djokovic and qualified for the last four of the ATP Finals with a 6-4, 6-3 victory on Thursday.

Laver Cup 2019: Alexander Zverev clinches thrilling victory over Milos Raonic as Europe retain title against Team World
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Laver Cup 2019: Alexander Zverev clinches thrilling victory over Milos Raonic as Europe retain title against Team World

Alexander Zverev sealed a dramatic Laver Cup victory for Europe over Team World in Geneva on Sunday, as the German beat Milos Raonic in the deciding singles match.

Laver Cup 2019: More Fedal love, never-seen-before matchups primed at annual star-studded extravaganza
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Laver Cup 2019: More Fedal love, never-seen-before matchups primed at annual star-studded extravaganza

With ATP status accorded to the Laver Cup for this year, there is more than just money and popularity at stake now; the players can actually polish their CVs with a good performance at the event.

Aided by steely resolve Kim Clijsters defies age, injuries and personal loss to embark on remarkable sporting comeback
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Aided by steely resolve Kim Clijsters defies age, injuries and personal loss to embark on remarkable sporting comeback

Clijsters may be ‘old’ by tennis standards, but consistently considered one of the most athletic, best moving players on court, she is perhaps one of the best candidates for a return.

US Open 2019: Matteo Berrettini inspired by countryman Corrado Barazzutti as he becomes second Italian to reach quarter-finals
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US Open 2019: Matteo Berrettini inspired by countryman Corrado Barazzutti as he becomes second Italian to reach quarter-finals

Berrettini became just the second Italian man to progress to the US Open quarter-finals 42 years after Corrado Barazzutti's run to the last four in New York

Daily Bulletin: Chandrayaan-2 mission launch called off today due to technical snag; Congress calls Karnataka MLAs for legislative party meet; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Chandrayaan-2 mission launch called off today due to technical snag; Congress calls Karnataka MLAs for legislative party meet; day's top stories

ISRO's Chandrayaan 2 mission called off an hour before launch after technical snag; Congress calls Karnataka MLAs to meet today, as rebels refuse to budge; day's top stories

Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic says winning title for fifth time feels 'unreal' after beating Roger Federer in final
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Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic says winning title for fifth time feels 'unreal' after beating Roger Federer in final

Novak Djokovic said it was 'unreal' to be holding the Wimbledon trophy for a fifth time having saved two match points against Roger Federer in the final.

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in historic five-set thriller to win fifth Wimbledon title
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Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in historic five-set thriller to win fifth Wimbledon title

Top-seeded Serb Novak Djokovic won 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3) on Centre Court, defeating Federer in the final for the third time. He also beat Federer in the final in 2014 and 2015

Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic holds nerve in knife-edge encounter to beat Roger Federer and clinch fifth title
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Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic holds nerve in knife-edge encounter to beat Roger Federer and clinch fifth title

Despite being outplayed by the 37-year-old Swiss for large parts of the knife-edge encounter, the world number one triumphed 7-6 (7/5), 1-6, 7-6 (7/4), 4-6, 13-12 (7/3).

Tokyo, Singapore join growing list of cities bidding to take over from London as host of ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025
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Tokyo, Singapore join growing list of cities bidding to take over from London as host of ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025

The shortlist for the ATP Finals also includes the northern English city of Manchester and Italy's Turin, while the London deal, which runs until 2020, could be extended.

Alexander Zverev seals Laver Cup title for Roger Federer-led Europe with comeback win over World's Kevin Anderson
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Alexander Zverev seals Laver Cup title for Roger Federer-led Europe with comeback win over World's Kevin Anderson

Germany's Zverev came from a set down to complete a 6-7(3), 7-5, 10-7 over Anderson as the Europeans successfully defended the title won in Prague last year.

Reliving Rafael Nadal’s victory over Roger Federer in 2008 Wimbledon final, 10 years after greatest match in tennis history
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Reliving Rafael Nadal’s victory over Roger Federer in 2008 Wimbledon final, 10 years after greatest match in tennis history

A thousand flashbulbs pierced the near-darkness at Centre Court as Nadal held the trophy aloft. Having taken away Federer’s Wimbledon crown, Nadal ended Federer’s 237-week reign as World No 1 two months later.

Australian Open 2018, stats preview: A look at the numbers behind Roger Federer and Marin Cilic's title clash
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Australian Open 2018, stats preview: A look at the numbers behind Roger Federer and Marin Cilic's title clash

Roger Federer and Marin Cilic's meeting in the Australian Open final will be a replay of their encounter in the finals at Wimbledon 2017.

Borg McEnroe movie review: Shia LaBeouf, Sverrir Gunason serve up volley of thrills in electrifying drama
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Borg McEnroe movie review: Shia LaBeouf, Sverrir Gunason serve up volley of thrills in electrifying drama

In Borg McEnroe, director Janus Metz Pedersen applies the sports cliché into a psychological warfare of sorts to enhance the rivalry between the two tennis legends.

Roger Federer helps Team Europe win title in inaugural edition of Laver Cup
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Roger Federer helps Team Europe win title in inaugural edition of Laver Cup

Roger Federer rallied to beat Nick Kyrgios 4-6, 7-6 (6), 11-9 Sunday and clinch the new Laver Cup tournament for Team Europe.