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Western & Southern Open: Andy Murray beats Frances Tiafoe to enter second-round; Dayana Yastremska ousts Venus Williams
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Western & Southern Open: Andy Murray beats Frances Tiafoe to enter second-round; Dayana Yastremska ousts Venus Williams

The 33-year-old Scotsman advanced in hot and humid conditions to a second-round date with German fifth seed Alexander Zverev at the COVID-19 quarantine bubble that will also be used for the US Open, which starts on August 31.

Davis Cup, Fed Cup cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus, will resume next year, says ITF
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Davis Cup, Fed Cup cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus, will resume next year, says ITF

The ITF said the 18 nations that already qualified for the Davis Cup 2020 finals will keep those spots in 2021.

Australian tennis legend and four-time grand slam champion Ashley Cooper passes away at 83
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Australian tennis legend and four-time grand slam champion Ashley Cooper passes away at 83

Tennis Australia said Friday that the former No. 1-ranked player and long-time administrator had died after a long illness.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Gerard Pique says he's 'a bit pessimistic' about Davis Cup 2020, to have such an event without fans is difficult
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Gerard Pique says he's 'a bit pessimistic' about Davis Cup 2020, to have such an event without fans is difficult

Gerard Pique has said he is not confident that the 2020 Davis Cup will take place due to Spain’s restrictions on spectators attending events because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus Outbreak: ITF advises tennis players to seek government aid wherever possible amidst COVID-19 shutdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: ITF advises tennis players to seek government aid wherever possible amidst COVID-19 shutdown

The London-based ITF has had to postpone 900 tournaments across all its circuits because of the virus and has put half its staff on furlough

Coronavirus Outbreak: Former US Davis Cup captain Patrick McEnroe tests positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Former US Davis Cup captain Patrick McEnroe tests positive for COVID-19

McEnroe, younger brother of eight-time major champion John, said he did a drive-through test in upstate New York after developing what he called minor symptoms

Davis Cup: India drawn against Finland in World Group I, tie to be played in September
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Davis Cup: India drawn against Finland in World Group I, tie to be played in September

India had lost 1-3 to Croatia in the Davis Cup Qualifiers while Finland beat Mexico 3-2 in World Group Play-Offs.

Ecuador, Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic and Austria book Davis Cup Finals debuts
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Ecuador, Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic and Austria book Davis Cup Finals debuts

Five nations sealed their Davis Cup Finals debuts in the weekend’s qualifiers while heavyweights Germany, Australia, United States and Croatia also booked their places in Madrid.

Davis Cup 2020: Fabio Fognini says it was a 'strange feeling' to play tie with no fans as Italy lead 2-0 against South Korea
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Davis Cup 2020: Fabio Fognini says it was a 'strange feeling' to play tie with no fans as Italy lead 2-0 against South Korea

Italy’s Fabio Fognini said it was a “strange feeling” playing a Davis Cup tie with no fans, after helping his country into a 2-0 lead against South Korea.

Davis Cup 2020: Ramkumar Ramanathan pushes Marin Cilic before defeat; Prajnesh Gunneswaran also loses as India trail 0-2
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Davis Cup 2020: Ramkumar Ramanathan pushes Marin Cilic before defeat; Prajnesh Gunneswaran also loses as India trail 0-2

Ramkumar Ramanathan lost a dogfight with Marin Cilic in one of the best matches of his career after unforced errors pulled Prajnesh Gunneswaran down as India trailed Croatia 0-2 on the opening day of the Davis Cup Qualifiers on Friday.

Davis Cup: AITA selection committee keep Leander Paes in playing squad for Croatia tie, Divij Sharan in reserve
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Davis Cup: AITA selection committee keep Leander Paes in playing squad for Croatia tie, Divij Sharan in reserve

The last time India and Croatia met in the Davis Cup, India had won 3-2 in New Delhi in 1995 with Paes winning both his singles and doubles with Mahesh Bhupathi

Former World No 1 Lleyton Hewitt says success of ATP Cup has put ITF under pressure over revamped Davis Cup
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Former World No 1 Lleyton Hewitt says success of ATP Cup has put ITF under pressure over revamped Davis Cup

The team-based ATP Cup, organised by the men’s tour and Tennis Australia, was staged six weeks after the week-long Davis Cup finals in Madrid in November and earned rave reviews from players and fans alike

Davis Cup 2020: Romania advance to World Group I stage after China withdraws from tie due to coronavirus outbreak
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Davis Cup 2020: Romania advance to World Group I stage after China withdraws from tie due to coronavirus outbreak

China have withdrawn from a Davis Cup tie due to the coronavirus epidemic, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Tuesday, adding that Romania will advance to the World Group I as a result.

Davis Cup 2020: Leander Paes retained in India squad for Croatia tie while Rohit Rajpal continues as non-playing captain
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Davis Cup 2020: Leander Paes retained in India squad for Croatia tie while Rohit Rajpal continues as non-playing captain

Rohit Rajpal will continue as India's non-playing Davis Cup captain while veteran Leander Paes too has retained his place in the six-member squad picked for the tie against Croatia in March.

Tennis authorities remain committed on Davis Cup-ATP Cup merger, says ITF chief David Haggerty
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Tennis authorities remain committed on Davis Cup-ATP Cup merger, says ITF chief David Haggerty

Tennis chiefs are committed to merging the Davis Cup and ATP Cup into a single men’s world team event and concrete plans could be in place by June, International Tennis Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty said.

Australian Open 2020: Re-united with coach Conchita Martinez, mercurial Garbine Muguruza makes winning return in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2020: Re-united with coach Conchita Martinez, mercurial Garbine Muguruza makes winning return in Melbourne

Ups and downs have been quite the trademark of Garbine Muguruza and her career, and indeed, even in the year that she won her debut Grand Slam, the Spaniard struggled for results

Andy Murray's proposed comeback delayed by slower-than-expected recovery, says report
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Andy Murray's proposed comeback delayed by slower-than-expected recovery, says report

Murray had the hip resurfacing surgery at the start of 2019 after he tearfully told reporters at last year’s Australian Open that he was constantly in pain and his career appeared over

Shakira releases first single of the year Me Gusta, in collaboration with Puerto Rican rapper Anuel AA
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Shakira releases first single of the year Me Gusta, in collaboration with Puerto Rican rapper Anuel AA

The hook of Shakira's 'Me Gusta' takes inspiration from Inner Circle’s 1993 reggae pop song 'Sweat (A La La La La Long).'

ATP Cup 2020: Rafael Nadal urges tennis organisers to compromise on one 'World Cup'
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ATP Cup 2020: Rafael Nadal urges tennis organisers to compromise on one 'World Cup'

Nadal urged the men's tennis tour and the sport's international governing body to form one major team tournament.

ATP Cup 2020: Novak Djokovic-led Serbia's feel-good run to glory puts the razzle-dazzle on tournament’s teething problems
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ATP Cup 2020: Novak Djokovic-led Serbia's feel-good run to glory puts the razzle-dazzle on tournament’s teething problems

In the final tie against Spain, Djokovic showed up for doubles duty too, partnering Victor Troicki to beat the experienced duo of Feliciano Lopez and Pablo Carreno Busta