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Garbine Muguruza eager to see back of 'tough, roller-coaster' season
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Garbine Muguruza eager to see back of 'tough, roller-coaster' season

Muguruza has not managed to string together more than two wins at a tournament and fell out of the world top 10 earlier this month.

Eastbourne International: Garbine Muguruza gets much-needed win, into last-16
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Eastbourne International: Garbine Muguruza gets much-needed win, into last-16

The number five seed and two-time Grand Slam champion earned just her third win on the WTA Tour since February.

Petra Kvitova ousts top seed Aryna Sabalenka as favourites exit Dubai
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Petra Kvitova ousts top seed Aryna Sabalenka as favourites exit Dubai

Aryna Sabalenka, Barbora Krejcikova, Garbine Muguruza, Iga Swiatek, Elina Svitolina all were bundled out of the WTA tournament in Dubai.

Australian Open 2022: Medvedev tames Kyrgios; Muguruza, Raducanu among high-profile exits in 2nd round
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Australian Open 2022: Medvedev tames Kyrgios; Muguruza, Raducanu among high-profile exits in 2nd round

Also out on a day of shocks was former world number one Andy Murray, losing to Japanese qualifier Taro Daniel in straight sets, as the Grand Slam roared into life on day four.

Australian Open 2022: Organisers under pressure over 'optional' Covid tests
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Australian Open 2022: Organisers under pressure over 'optional' Covid tests

Tennis Australia (TA), which organises the Australian Open, says players only need to test if they have Covid symptoms.

Australian Open 2022: Garbine Muguruza blames shock exit on coaching team's Covid in build-up
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Australian Open 2022: Garbine Muguruza blames shock exit on coaching team's Covid in build-up

Muguruza said with her team isolating she had to train by herself for a fortnight and while that normally doesn't bother her, it was not ideal in the pre-season.

Australian Open 2022: Murray turns back the clock as Raducanu beats Stephens on tournament debut
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Australian Open 2022: Murray turns back the clock as Raducanu beats Stephens on tournament debut

After Sunday's deportation of men's defending champion and top seed Novak Djokovic, the first Grand Slam of the year is now in full swing and many are eager to move on from the visa saga.

Australian Open 2022: Naomi Osaka 'proud' of WTA's handling of Peng Shuai case
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Australian Open 2022: Naomi Osaka 'proud' of WTA's handling of Peng Shuai case

"I think the WTA, the whole organisation, they handled it really well. I'm really proud of them," Osaka said.

Garbine Muguruza fears 'real truth' about Peng Shuai may never be known
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Garbine Muguruza fears 'real truth' about Peng Shuai may never be known

There remain doubts about how free Peng really is and having made global headlines for weeks, the outcry about her plight has since died down

Garbine Muguruza 'manages anxiety' to make winning start to season
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Garbine Muguruza 'manages anxiety' to make winning start to season

Muguruza, a former world number one and two-time Grand Slam champion, will be one of the main contenders for next week's Australian Open.

WTA: Spain's Garbine Muguruza grabs third rank after Finals win
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WTA: Spain's Garbine Muguruza grabs third rank after Finals win

The 28-year-old Muguruza was previously ranked third back in July 2018, while her compatriot Paula Badosa, whom she beat in the semi-finals, also leapt two spots to go eighth

WTA Finals 2021: Garbiñe Muguruza beats Anett Kontaveit in two sets to win maiden title
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WTA Finals 2021: Garbiñe Muguruza beats Anett Kontaveit in two sets to win maiden title

The 28-year-old Spaniard beat Anett Kontaveit 6-3, 7-5 to improve her record playing in Mexico at 14 wins and two losses

WTA Finals 2021: Anett Kontaveit outlasts Maria Sakkari to set up final against Garbine Muguruza
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WTA Finals 2021: Anett Kontaveit outlasts Maria Sakkari to set up final against Garbine Muguruza

Anett Kontaveit will face Garbine Muguruza in the final of the season-ending WTA Finals in Guadalajara after both women battled through the semi-finals in contrasting fashion

WTA Finals 2021: Muguruza edges Kontaveit to book semi-final spot, Pliskova out of the race
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WTA Finals 2021: Muguruza edges Kontaveit to book semi-final spot, Pliskova out of the race

Muguruza's victory in her final round-robin contest in the eight-woman season finale in Guadalajara denied Karolina Pliskova a place in the knockout phase

WTA Finals: Anett Kontaveit secures semis spot; Garbine Muguruza beats Barbora Krejcikova
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WTA Finals: Anett Kontaveit secures semis spot; Garbine Muguruza beats Barbora Krejcikova

To qualify for the semi-finals for the second time in her career, Garbine Muguruza (1-1) needs a win on Sunday against Kontaveit (2-0) and a Krejcikova victory over Pliskova (1—1).

WTA Finals 2021: Anett Kontaveit crushes Karolina Pliskova to advance, Garbine Muguruza stays alive
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WTA Finals 2021: Anett Kontaveit crushes Karolina Pliskova to advance, Garbine Muguruza stays alive

Anett Kontaveit continued her late-season surge, notching her 12th straight WTA match win as she assured herself of finishing in the top two of her group

WTA Finals 2021: Karolina Pliskova, Anett Kontaveit open with wins
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WTA Finals 2021: Karolina Pliskova, Anett Kontaveit open with wins

Pliskova is playing the WTA Finals for the fifth time, having reached the semifinals in 2018 and '19. The 2020 tournament was cancelled.

Kremlin Cup 2021: Aryna Sabalenka knocked out by Ekaterina Alexandrova, Maria Sakkari beats Simona Halep
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Kremlin Cup 2021: Aryna Sabalenka knocked out by Ekaterina Alexandrova, Maria Sakkari beats Simona Halep

Sabalenka was playing in her first tournament since reaching the semi-finals of the US Open last month. She then missed the tournament in Indian Wells, California, after a positive test for the coronavirus.

Indian Wells Masters: Daniil Medvedev, Karolina Pliskova move into third round after easy wins
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Indian Wells Masters: Daniil Medvedev, Karolina Pliskova move into third round after easy wins

Medvedev didn't face a break point, and converted three of his seven break chances against the American to wrap things up in 72 minutes.

Barbora Krejcikova, Leylah Fernandez, Sloane Stephens in Billie Jean King Cup teams
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Barbora Krejcikova, Leylah Fernandez, Sloane Stephens in Billie Jean King Cup teams

The rebranded Fed Cup tournament will be held on indoor hard courts at Prague's O2 Arena on 1-6 November after the Czech capital replaced Budapest as the host city earlier this year.