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Wuhan Open 2019: Simona Halep looks to improve record in Asia, advances to last 16 with emphatic win over Barbara Strycova
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Wuhan Open 2019: Simona Halep looks to improve record in Asia, advances to last 16 with emphatic win over Barbara Strycova

Sixth-ranked Halep is a solid contender for clinching one of the six remaining spots in the WTA Finals in Shenzhen

French Open 2018 takeaways: Kento Momota, Tai Tzu Ying proved to be beatable, Chen Long's comeback and more
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French Open 2018 takeaways: Kento Momota, Tai Tzu Ying proved to be beatable, Chen Long's comeback and more

World No 1s Kento Momota and Tai Tzu Ying proved to be fallible, Chen Long broke his title hoodoo, Indians fizzled out after spirited displays — here are our five takeaways from the French Open 2018.

French Open 2018: Chen Long, Akane Yamaguchi upset fancied stars; young Chinese upstarts win men's doubles crown with elan
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French Open 2018: Chen Long, Akane Yamaguchi upset fancied stars; young Chinese upstarts win men's doubles crown with elan

Chen Long looked much more like the all-conquering player of old, while the doughty, grimly determined Akane Yamaguchi outlasted the artistic but wayward defending champion Tai Tzu Ying.

French Open 2018: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty give World No 1 pair a harrowing time; Chen Long subdues Kento Momota
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French Open 2018: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty give World No 1 pair a harrowing time; Chen Long subdues Kento Momota

The youthful Indian pairing of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty gave the top-seeded combination of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo a truly harrowing time.

Highlights, French Open 2018 results: India's Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty ousted in semi-finals
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Highlights, French Open 2018 results: India's Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty ousted in semi-finals

Catch the live score and updates of the French Open 2018 semi-final match between Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty and Kevin Sanjaya and Marcus Gideon.

French Open 2018: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty bring cheers for India on day of disaster for singles stars
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French Open 2018: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty bring cheers for India on day of disaster for singles stars

For once, the weakest link in Indian badminton proved to have been forged in steel. The doubles combination of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty made the semi-finals of the French Open even as the fancied singles trio of Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu crashed out

French Open 2018: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth enter quarter-finals; Manu Atri-Sumeeth Reddy upset third seeded pair
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French Open 2018: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth enter quarter-finals; Manu Atri-Sumeeth Reddy upset third seeded pair

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth registered hard-fought victories to book a spot in the quarter-finals of the French Open Super 750 tournament in Paris on Thursday.

Simona Halep ends 2018 as No 1 for second year in a row despite back injury that may cause long-term problems
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Simona Halep ends 2018 as No 1 for second year in a row despite back injury that may cause long-term problems

Simona Halep is set to end the year as No 1 for the second consecutive year, despite putting in a couple of underwhelming performances due to a niggling back injury.

St Petersburg Open 2018: Dominic Thiem's hardcourt success raises hopes of consistency outside clay surfaces
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St Petersburg Open 2018: Dominic Thiem's hardcourt success raises hopes of consistency outside clay surfaces

Thiem is all set to become a major threat on hardcourts; it seems a matter of when, not if. We can call him a brainless ball-basher all we want, but that won’t change the fact that he’s a certified champion already, and may well be destined for an all-court greatness.

Simona Halep believes French Open win has justified her World No 1 ranking, earmarks Naomi Osaka as future star
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Simona Halep believes French Open win has justified her World No 1 ranking, earmarks Naomi Osaka as future star

Halep knows the pain of losing a Grand Slam final after suffering three failures in as many title matches before she rallied past Sloane Stephens to win the French Open.

French Open Tennis Federation to ban Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit that she wore in 2018 edition
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French Open Tennis Federation to ban Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit that she wore in 2018 edition

Serena Williams stunned Paris this year in her body-hugging outfit which she said was inspired by the 'Black Panther' movie and made her feel like a 'warrior princess'.

Wimbledon 2018: Dominika Cibulkova terms referee's line call in last-16 game against Hsieh Su-Wei as 'ridiculous'
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Wimbledon 2018: Dominika Cibulkova terms referee's line call in last-16 game against Hsieh Su-Wei as 'ridiculous'

Dominika Cibulkova was furious when Hsieh successfully persuaded the umpire to replay a point that was initially called in the Slovakian's favour and would have given her three set points in the opening set.

Wimbledon 2018: Alexander Zverev beats Taylor Fritz in tough second round battle to avoid shock exit
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Wimbledon 2018: Alexander Zverev beats Taylor Fritz in tough second round battle to avoid shock exit

After enjoying the best Grand Slam run of his career when he made the French Open quarter-finals last month, Zverev is hoping to reach the last eight at Wimbledon for the first time.

Wimbledon 2018: Fourth seed Sloane Stephens suffers surprise first-round defeat against Donna Vekic
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Wimbledon 2018: Fourth seed Sloane Stephens suffers surprise first-round defeat against Donna Vekic

Fourth seed Sloane Stephens has suffered a surprise defeat to Donna Vekic, which will see her exit Wimbledon in the very first round, after making it all the way to the French Open final.

Wimbledon 2018: Tennis legend Chris Evert picks Serena Williams as top contender to win Championship
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Wimbledon 2018: Tennis legend Chris Evert picks Serena Williams as top contender to win Championship

Serena Williams, who had to retire in the pre-quaters of the French Open will be eyeing her eighth Wimbledon title when she opens her campaign on Monday.

Queen's Club: Rafael Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up event to recuperate from gruelling clay season
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Queen's Club: Rafael Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up event to recuperate from gruelling clay season

Rafael Nadal's absence from the west London event will raise doubts about his chances of winning Wimbledon for a third time.

Stuttgart Open 2018: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran stuns World No 23 Denis Shapovalov in opening round
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Stuttgart Open 2018: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran stuns World No 23 Denis Shapovalov in opening round

Indian Davis Cupper Prajnesh Gunnewaran on Wednesday earned the biggest win of his career by stunning World No 23 Denis Shapovalov in the opening round of the ATP Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart.

French Open 2018: Revamp of Roland Garros a tricky affair, but better infrastructure will benefit all parties involved in long run
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French Open 2018: Revamp of Roland Garros a tricky affair, but better infrastructure will benefit all parties involved in long run

In what will be a tricky transitional year for Roland Garros, for long-term it is an investment that will benefit fans, media and particularly broadcasters, guaranteeing play between 11am and 9pm

French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal not 'crazy' about catching Roger Federer's tally after claiming his 17th Grand Slam title
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French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal not 'crazy' about catching Roger Federer's tally after claiming his 17th Grand Slam title

Rafael Nadal insists that he has no desire to become locked into an arms race with Roger Federer to surpass his great rival's 20 Grand Slam titles.

French Open 2018: Simona Halep overcomes fear of losing, buries ghosts of past to clinch first Grand Slam crown
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French Open 2018: Simona Halep overcomes fear of losing, buries ghosts of past to clinch first Grand Slam crown

Mentally strong Simona Halep buries ghosts of past in the final against an in-form Sloane Stephens to clinch her first Grand Slam crown at Roland Garros