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Billie Jean King Cup Finals postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic
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Billie Jean King Cup Finals postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic

2021 season is set to be the first staging of the women's team tournament in its new format, held in one location, across one week.

Ankita Raina: COVID-19 induced break has made me more passionate about tennis
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Ankita Raina: COVID-19 induced break has made me more passionate about tennis

Ankita Raina writes on her learnings and life in the lockdown, how it made her appreciate tennis more and her ambitions for 2021.

Fed Cup renamed to Billie Jean King Cup in honour of former tennis great, pioneer for women's tennis
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Fed Cup renamed to Billie Jean King Cup in honour of former tennis great, pioneer for women's tennis

King's association with the Fed Cup goes back to its founding, when she was a member of the US team that won the inaugural tournament in 1963 at Queen's Club in London.

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.

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

Fed Cup: Finals postponed due to coronavirus outbreak; ITF working out athletes' qualification criteria for Tokyo Olympics with IOC
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Fed Cup: Finals postponed due to coronavirus outbreak; ITF working out athletes' qualification criteria for Tokyo Olympics with IOC

The Fed Cup finals is an Olympic qualification event and the ITF said they were working with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to address any impact it would have on athletes’ qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Fed Cup: Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina and Co in state of disbelief after 'surreal' 2-1 win over Indonesia and qualification for playoffs
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Fed Cup: Sania Mirza, Ankita Raina and Co in state of disbelief after 'surreal' 2-1 win over Indonesia and qualification for playoffs

The India Fed Cup team created history on Saturday night by progressing to the playoffs for the first time ever with Ankita Raina leading the side to a 2-1 win over Indonesia in Dubai

Fed Cup: Double delight for Ankita Raina as India beat Indonesia to qualify for playoffs for first time
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Fed Cup: Double delight for Ankita Raina as India beat Indonesia to qualify for playoffs for first time

The Indian Fed Cup team on Saturday created history by earning a promotion to the playoffs for the first time ever with Ankita Raina leading the side to 2-1 win over Indonesia.

Fed Cup: Rutuja Bhosale, Sania Mirza-Ankita Raina pair keep India's playoffs hopes alive with win over South Korea
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Fed Cup: Rutuja Bhosale, Sania Mirza-Ankita Raina pair keep India's playoffs hopes alive with win over South Korea

Sania and Ankita joined forces to prevail over Na-Ri Kim and Han 6-4 6-4 in one hour and 39 minutes to clinch the tie for India.

Fed Cup: Rutuja Bhosale, Ankita Raina clinch victories as India secure unassailable 2-0 lead against Uzbekistan
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Fed Cup: Rutuja Bhosale, Ankita Raina clinch victories as India secure unassailable 2-0 lead against Uzbekistan

Rutuja Bhosale recorded a come-from-behind win before country's number one player Ankita Raina won the second singles as India secured the Fed Cup tie against Uzbekistan by taking an unassailable 2-0 lead

Fed Cup: China ousts India after Ankita Raina, Rutuja Bhosale go down fighting in individual singles
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Fed Cup: China ousts India after Ankita Raina, Rutuja Bhosale go down fighting in individual singles

Rutuja Bhosale fought her heart out before losing to world number 35 Shuai Zhang in the first singles as India trailed China 0-1 on the opening day of the Fed Cup competition on Tuesday.

Fed Cup: India ready to challenge for playoff spot with in-form Ankita Raina and Sania Mirza in side
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Fed Cup: India ready to challenge for playoff spot with in-form Ankita Raina and Sania Mirza in side

Ankita Raina's red-hot form and Sania Mirza's assuring presence will give India a much better shot at the playoffs place when the six-team Fed Cup competition begins from Tuesday.

Fed Cup 2020: Asia/Oceania Group matches including India's to be played in Dubai in March instead of China
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Fed Cup 2020: Asia/Oceania Group matches including India's to be played in Dubai in March instead of China

The Indian Fed Cup team will travel to Dubai for this year's competition as the ITF has named the desert city as the new venue for the matches, to be held from 3 to 7 March.

Fed Cup 2020: Suarez Navarro guides Spain to win over Japan as Switzerland, Russia qualify for finals
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Fed Cup 2020: Suarez Navarro guides Spain to win over Japan as Switzerland, Russia qualify for finals

Spain raced into the Fed Cup Finals as Carla Suarez Navarro claimed the winning point at the La Manga Club.

Fed Cup 2020: Serena Williams, Sofia Kenin overcome Jelena Ostapenko, Anastasija Sevastova to give US 2-0 lead over Latvia
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Fed Cup 2020: Serena Williams, Sofia Kenin overcome Jelena Ostapenko, Anastasija Sevastova to give US 2-0 lead over Latvia

Serena Williams defeated Jelena Ostapenko in straight sets to give the United States a 2-0 lead over Latvia in their Fed Cup match.

Outbreak of Coronavirus results in Fed Cup being postponed for three weeks
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Outbreak of Coronavirus results in Fed Cup being postponed for three weeks

Fed Cup competition, which was moved out of China and scheduled to begin from Tuesday in Kazakhstan, has been postponed for three weeks due to the outbreak of Coronavirus.

Indian Fed Cup team relieved after matches moved out from Coronavirus-hit China to Kazakhastan; Saina Mirza's participation doubtful
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Indian Fed Cup team relieved after matches moved out from Coronavirus-hit China to Kazakhastan; Saina Mirza's participation doubtful

After rejecting their request twice, the ITF finally intimated AITA on Sunday afternoon that matches have been shifted out of China.

Sania Mirza to make Fed Cup return after four years as India unveil five-member squad for event
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Sania Mirza to make Fed Cup return after four years as India unveil five-member squad for event

Sania Mirza last played Fed Cup in 2016 and has been out of action since October 2017 as she took a two-year break to start a family.

Fed Cup Final 2019: Alica Molik says Australia will come out 'stronger, more resilient and more prepared' after defeat to France
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Fed Cup Final 2019: Alica Molik says Australia will come out 'stronger, more resilient and more prepared' after defeat to France

Australian captain Alicia Molik put a brave face on their Fed Cup defeat to France Sunday, insisting they will use it as fuel to finally snap a streak of nine final losses.

Fed Cup Final 2019: Ashleigh Barty makes it 1-1 for Australia with commanding win over France’s Caroline Garcia
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Fed Cup Final 2019: Ashleigh Barty makes it 1-1 for Australia with commanding win over France’s Caroline Garcia

World No 1 Ashleigh Barty emphatically hauled Australia back into contention in the Fed Cup Final on Saturday, crushing Caroline Garcia 6-0, 6-0 after France's Kristina Mladenovic whipped her teammate Ajla Tomljanovic