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Caroline Garcia returns to French Fed Cup squad after two-year absence caused by falling out with Kristina Mladenovic
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Caroline Garcia returns to French Fed Cup squad after two-year absence caused by falling out with Kristina Mladenovic

World number 19 Garcia was selected on Tuesday alongside Kristina Mladenovic and Alize Cornet, two players with whom she fell out after withdrawing from Fed Cup duty at the start of 2017

Fed Cup: Katerina Siniakova beats Sofia Kenin to lead Czech Republic to sixth title in eight years
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Fed Cup: Katerina Siniakova beats Sofia Kenin to lead Czech Republic to sixth title in eight years

Siniakova, the World No 31, snuffed out two match points to beat the 19-year-old, 52nd-ranked Kenin 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 in three hours and 45 minutes to wrap up a 3-0 victory.

French Open 2018: Sloane Stephens takes swipe at 'haters' in media after losing final against Simona Halep
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French Open 2018: Sloane Stephens takes swipe at 'haters' in media after losing final against Simona Halep

Sloane Stephens took aim at media 'haters' on Saturday after reaching the French Open final, claiming she does not receive the respect she deserves.

Madrid Open: Former World No 1 Serena Williams pulls out of tournament due to high fever
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Madrid Open: Former World No 1 Serena Williams pulls out of tournament due to high fever

Tennis superstar Serena Williams made her comeback from childbirth in March at Indian Wells and Miami but has admitted struggling to get fully fit

Fed Cup likely to face reforms for 2019, says French Tennis Federation chief Bernard Giudicelli
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Fed Cup likely to face reforms for 2019, says French Tennis Federation chief Bernard Giudicelli

The Fed Cup is likely to face radical reforms for 2019, echoing controversial plans to expand the Davis Cup, it was revealed on Sunday.

Fed Cup: USA, Czech Republic set up final clash after identical 3-1 wins over France and Germany
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Fed Cup: USA, Czech Republic set up final clash after identical 3-1 wins over France and Germany

Madison Keys saw off France's Pauline Parmentier to fire the United States into the Fed Cup final where the Czech Republic lie in wait for the defending champions.

Fed Cup: Daria Gavrilova wins to send Australia into World Group; Japan win decisive doubles to beat Britain 3-2
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Fed Cup: Daria Gavrilova wins to send Australia into World Group; Japan win decisive doubles to beat Britain 3-2

Ashleigh Barty and Daria Gavrilova won singles matches Sunday to help give Australia a 4-1 victory over the Netherlands and a spot in the 2019 Fed Cup World Group.

Fed Cup: Petra Kvitova, Karolina Pliskova put Czech Republic in command; France and USA tied 1-1 in semi-finals
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Fed Cup: Petra Kvitova, Karolina Pliskova put Czech Republic in command; France and USA tied 1-1 in semi-finals

Petra Kvitova powered past German number one Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-2 before Karolina Pliskova produced a sublime display to record a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Angelique Kerber.

Fed Cup: No Serena and Venus Williams, no problem as USA aim to cement place in second consecutive final
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Fed Cup: No Serena and Venus Williams, no problem as USA aim to cement place in second consecutive final

The United States aim to prove again that they can thrive without Serena and Venus Williams when they tackle France for a place in a second consecutive Fed Cup final this weekend.

India's Ankita Raina wins ITF event in Gwalior to end singles title drought of more than three years
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India's Ankita Raina wins ITF event in Gwalior to end singles title drought of more than three years

The last time Ankita won a singles title was way back in December 2014, when she had triumphed in the Pune ITF event.

Indian Wells: Excited Serena Williams 'can't wait for future' as she makes return to WTA tour after pregnancy
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Indian Wells: Excited Serena Williams 'can't wait for future' as she makes return to WTA tour after pregnancy

"I think everyone should have high expectations," said Serena Williams, who will be unseeded at Indian Wells and open her campaign against 53rd-ranked Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan

Serena Williams' comeback after pregnancy her greatest challenge, says coach Patrick Mouratoglou
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Serena Williams' comeback after pregnancy her greatest challenge, says coach Patrick Mouratoglou

“Serena’s target will be to win Grand Slams. She knows that coming back might take some time, but her level of expectation is high as always," coach Patrick Mouratoglou said.

Serena Williams says she almost died after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia last year
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Serena Williams says she almost died after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia last year

Serena Williams 'almost died' after giving birth to her daughter last September, the former women’s world number one tennis player wrote in a column

Qatar Open: Caroline Wozniacki blanks Germany's Carina Witthoeft in straight sets; Simona Halep wins
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Qatar Open: Caroline Wozniacki blanks Germany's Carina Witthoeft in straight sets; Simona Halep wins

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki blitzed Germany's Carina Witthoeft, 6-2, 6-0 in just 57 minutes to enter the pre-quarter-finals of the Qatar Open

Australian Open 2018 runner-up Simona Halep says tournament was beautiful despite loss in final
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Australian Open 2018 runner-up Simona Halep says tournament was beautiful despite loss in final

Halep was defeated in a memorable and gruelling three-set final by Caroline Wozniacki in Melbourne last month, which also meant she lost her World No 1 ranking to the Dane.

Sania Mirza feels India's Fed Cup performance was encouraging but team needs to progress to next level
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Sania Mirza feels India's Fed Cup performance was encouraging but team needs to progress to next level

Sania said, "We have always come back empty handed. We see great progress in young talent but never make the next jump. That is something we are totally missing,.

Fed Cup: Petra Kvitova leads Czech Republic into semi-finals, USA progress but Serena Williams loses in doubles
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Fed Cup: Petra Kvitova leads Czech Republic into semi-finals, USA progress but Serena Williams loses in doubles

Petra Kvitova eased past Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-4 to lead the Czech Republic into a 10th successive Fed Cup semi-final on Sunday.

Fed Cup: Serena Williams says she's on 'right track' despite doubles defeat in dead rubber on comeback
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Fed Cup: Serena Williams says she's on 'right track' despite doubles defeat in dead rubber on comeback

Serena and her sister Venus were outgunned by the unheralded Dutch pairing of Lesley Kerkhove and Demi Schuurs, who were playing in their first ever outing together.

Fed Cup: Ashleigh Barty, Casey Dellacqua beat Nadiia and Lyudmyla Kichenok in doubles to help Australia pip Ukraine
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Fed Cup: Ashleigh Barty, Casey Dellacqua beat Nadiia and Lyudmyla Kichenok in doubles to help Australia pip Ukraine

Barty was Australia's leading light with her third victory of the weekend after beating both Lyudmyla Kichenok and Marta Kostyuk in her singles matches.

Fed Cup: Venus Williams, CoCo Vandeweghe put USA 2-0 up against Netherlands; Czech Republic lead Switzerland
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Fed Cup: Venus Williams, CoCo Vandeweghe put USA 2-0 up against Netherlands; Czech Republic lead Switzerland

Seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams needed an hour and 19 minutes to brush aside her 124th-ranked Dutch opponent Arantxa Rus 6-1, 6-4.