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Elina Svitolina moves into WTA top 10, French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova slips two places to 17th
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Elina Svitolina moves into WTA top 10, French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova slips two places to 17th

Recently crowned French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova slipped two places to 17th while Swiss Belinda Bencic is once again on the cusp of the top ten after her run to the grasscourt final in Berlin.

French Open 2021: 'Spearfisher', 'estate agent' stand in Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal's path
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French Open 2021: 'Spearfisher', 'estate agent' stand in Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal's path

Djokovic, bidding to be the first man in more than half a century to win all four majors on multiple occasions, can reach the last 16 for a 12th consecutive year with victory over the sea-loving Lithuanian.

French Open 2021: Local men suffer worst Roland Garros performance in 53 years
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French Open 2021: Local men suffer worst Roland Garros performance in 53 years

For the first time in the Open Era in 1968, there will be no 'messieurs' going into the third round of French Open

French Open 2021: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal enter third round, top-ranked Ashleigh Barty limps out
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French Open 2021: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal enter third round, top-ranked Ashleigh Barty limps out

Federer stayed on course for a quarter-final showdown with Djokovic but only after becoming entangled in a rare running dispute with the chair umpire.

French Open 2021: Ashleigh Barty advances while Petra Kvitova pulls out due to injury; Andrey Rublevousted
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French Open 2021: Ashleigh Barty advances while Petra Kvitova pulls out due to injury; Andrey Rublevousted

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova pulled out of the tournament because of an ankle injury. Kvitova said she fell and hurt her ankle during “post-match press requirements” after her first-round victory on Sunday

Tennis Rankings: Iga Swiatek moves into WTA top-10 with Italian Open win
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Tennis Rankings: Iga Swiatek moves into WTA top-10 with Italian Open win

The 19-year-old, who will head to Roland Garros in a fortnight as defending French Open champion, beat Karolina Pliskova 6-0, 6-0 in the final in Rome at the weekend to climb six places to ninth, leapfrogging her Czech opponent who slips to tenth.

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova through to final, Novak Djokovic beats Stefanos Tsitsipas
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Italian Open: Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova through to final, Novak Djokovic beats Stefanos Tsitsipas

Playing his 500th clay-court match, Nadal staved off break points in the fourth game of the first set and did not look back to win through in 1hr 32min.

Madrid Open: Ashleigh Barty makes perfect start with comfortable win over Shelby Rogers
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Madrid Open: Ashleigh Barty makes perfect start with comfortable win over Shelby Rogers

The Australian will be one of the favourites at Roland Garros after her victory there in 2019 and because of her excellent recent form.

Stuttgart Open: Birthday girl Ashleigh Barty bounces back from a set down to beat Elina Svitolina in semi-final
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Stuttgart Open: Birthday girl Ashleigh Barty bounces back from a set down to beat Elina Svitolina in semi-final

Despite losing the first set in just a over half an hour, Barty hit back to seal a 4-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 win over the Ukrainian fourth seed.

Stuttgart Open: Ashleigh Barty battles back to defeat Karolina Pliskova in quarter-finals
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Stuttgart Open: Ashleigh Barty battles back to defeat Karolina Pliskova in quarter-finals

The Australian, who turns 25 on Saturday, rallied after a dream first set in the quarter-final from Pliskova, who broke Barty twice.

WTA rankings: Bianca Andreescu climbs to sixth as Ashleigh Barty holds on to top spot
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WTA rankings: Bianca Andreescu climbs to sixth as Ashleigh Barty holds on to top spot

The best progression of the week came from the Greek Maria Sakkari who reached the semi-finals in Florida after knocking out Osaka. The 25-year-old Athenian moves up six places to 19th, her highest ranking yet.

Miami Open: Defending champion Ash Barty returns to final, Hubert Hurkacz stuns Stefanos Tsitsipas
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Miami Open: Defending champion Ash Barty returns to final, Hubert Hurkacz stuns Stefanos Tsitsipas

Barty, who is assured of retaining her No 1 ranking next week, will play for the title Saturday against the winner of the second semi-final between No 8 Bianca Andreescu and No 23 Maria Sakkari.

Miami Open: Ashleigh Barty reaches semis after hard-fought win over Aryna Sabalenka; Daniil Medvedev into last eight
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Miami Open: Ashleigh Barty reaches semis after hard-fought win over Aryna Sabalenka; Daniil Medvedev into last eight

Meanwhile, Jannik Sinner downed Emil Ruusuvuori 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the last eight.

Tennis players express uncertainty, hesitance in getting COVID-19 vaccine shot
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Tennis players express uncertainty, hesitance in getting COVID-19 vaccine shot

Aryna Sabalenka, Elina Svitolina, Andrey Rublev, Diego schwartzman expressed uncertainty about taking the COVID-19 vaccine shot.

Miami Open: Top-ranked Ash Barty saves match point for win, Simona Halep rallies
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Miami Open: Top-ranked Ash Barty saves match point for win, Simona Halep rallies

The top-ranked Barty rallied from a big third-set deficit and overcame a match point to win her opening match against qualifier Kristina Kucova, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5.

Dubai Tennis Championships: Elina Svitolina crashes out against Svetlana Kuznetsova; 'fiery' Coco Gauff reaches last 16
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Elina Svitolina crashes out against Svetlana Kuznetsova; 'fiery' Coco Gauff reaches last 16

Kuznetsova rallied back from a set and an early break down to knock out the two-time champion and record her 21st match-win in Dubai

Dubai Championships: Elina Svitolina says drop in WTA prize money hits her motivation
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Dubai Championships: Elina Svitolina says drop in WTA prize money hits her motivation

The total prize money on offer in Dubai this year has gone down to $18,35,490 compared to $27,94,840 last season, with the singles champion set to take home $2,21,500 instead of the $6,96,860 paycheck

Qatar Open: Garbine Muruguza sets up Victoria Azarenka semi-final, Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova eliminated
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Qatar Open: Garbine Muruguza sets up Victoria Azarenka semi-final, Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova eliminated

Azarenka, a two-time winner of the Australian Open in 2012 and 2013, reached the last four by seeing off Ukrainian top seed Elina Svitolina, 6-2, 6-4.

Qatar Open: Former champions Karolina Pliskova, Petra Kvitova, Victoria Azarenka through to quarters
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Qatar Open: Former champions Karolina Pliskova, Petra Kvitova, Victoria Azarenka through to quarters

It was Jabeur who defeated the Czech during their last encounter in Doha in 2020 but this time it was 2017 Qatar champion Pliskova who booked her ticket to her first hard-court quarter-final since 2020 Dubai.

Australian Open 2021: Pegula draws on energy of billioniare dad's Bills in Slam breakthrough
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Australian Open 2021: Pegula draws on energy of billioniare dad's Bills in Slam breakthrough

Pegula said she was inspired by the Buffalo Bills' run to the NFL playoffs in beating a top-10 player for the first time on Monday to make her first-ever Grand Slam quarter-final.