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Australian Open 2022: Allez Alize! Cornet leads surprise quarter-finalists in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2022: Allez Alize! Cornet leads surprise quarter-finalists in Melbourne

Having survived the trial by fire against Halep, the seasoned French player will lead a bunch of surprise quarter-finalists at this year’s Australian Open.

Australian Open 2022: Medvedev slams 'low IQ' Melbourne crowd after getting booed in 2nd round meeting with Kyrgios
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Australian Open 2022: Medvedev slams 'low IQ' Melbourne crowd after getting booed in 2nd round meeting with Kyrgios

The Russian world number two took all that the mercurial Australian and the Melbourne spectators could throw at him to march into the third round.

World number two Aryna Sabalenka targets maiden Grand Slam in 2022
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World number two Aryna Sabalenka targets maiden Grand Slam in 2022

She had never gone past the round of 16 in a Slam until last year, when she reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon and the US Open, losing tough three-setters each time

Australian Open 2022: Mystery over Novak Djokovic's participation deepens as stars arrive in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2022: Mystery over Novak Djokovic's participation deepens as stars arrive in Melbourne

There has been serious doubt as to whether men's world number one Djokovic would travel to Australia, having refused to confirm if he has been vaccinated against the coronavirus.

Manolo Santana, first Spaniard to win Wimbledon, dies aged 83; Rafael Nadal, Spanish PM lead tributes
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Manolo Santana, first Spaniard to win Wimbledon, dies aged 83; Rafael Nadal, Spanish PM lead tributes

Santana won four major singles titles, taking the French Open in 1961 and 1964, the US Open at Forest Hills in 1965 and Wimbledon in 1966.

French Open director Guy Forget resigns, steps down as Paris Masters' chief
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French Open director Guy Forget resigns, steps down as Paris Masters' chief

The federation did not give any reason for Forget's sudden departure and thanked him for his commitment and exemplary work

Asking Novak Djokovic to get vaccinated for Australian Open not blackmail, says senior official
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Asking Novak Djokovic to get vaccinated for Australian Open not blackmail, says senior official

Martin Pakula, sports minister in Victoria, insisted the vaccine requirement for the 2022 Australian Open was about protecting the local community

United Nations wants proof of missing Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's well-being
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United Nations wants proof of missing Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's well-being

The UN Human Rights Office called for a fully-transparent investigation into the former Grand Slam doubles champion's claims against Zhang Gaoli

Roger Federer hopes to return one last time in mid-2022
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Roger Federer hopes to return one last time in mid-2022

The 20-time Grand Slam champion, who turned 40 in August, is working his way back from a persistent right knee injury that restricted him to just five tournaments this year

'Taken out of context': Kyrgios backtracks on call for Australian Open to be cancelled
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'Taken out of context': Kyrgios backtracks on call for Australian Open to be cancelled

The mercurial Australian created waves by saying he believed January's opening Grand Slam of the year should not go ahead out of respect for the struggles Melbourne, which hosts the tournament, has endured during the pandemic.

Nick Kyrgios calls for cancellation of 2022 Australian Open, sympathises with unvaccinated Novak Djokovic
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Nick Kyrgios calls for cancellation of 2022 Australian Open, sympathises with unvaccinated Novak Djokovic

The mercurial Australian said he believed January's opening Grand Slam of the year should not go ahead out of respect for the struggles Melbourne, which hosts the tournament, has endured during the pandemic.

US Open 2021: Russia president Vladimir Putin hails Daniil Medvedev's ‘brilliant victory’
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US Open 2021: Russia president Vladimir Putin hails Daniil Medvedev's ‘brilliant victory’

By beating Djokovic in Sunday's final, Medvedev became the first Russian to win a major title since Maria Sharapova in 2014, and the first Russian man since Marat Safin in 2005.

US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu’s ex-coach says British teen can ‘rule the world’
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US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu’s ex-coach says British teen can ‘rule the world’

Raducanu's former coach Mark Petchey knows just how talented and focused Raducanu already is.

US Open Women's Singles Final Live Streaming: When and where to watch on TV and online
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US Open Women's Singles Final Live Streaming: When and where to watch on TV and online

Here's everything you need to know about the live broadcast of the US Open 2021 women's singles final between Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic's quest for 20th Slam faces Matteo Berrettini test in final
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic's quest for 20th Slam faces Matteo Berrettini test in final

Djokovic will move level with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on career majors with victory and also go three-quarters of the way to the first calendar Slam in more than half a century.

Wimbledon 2021: Karolina Pliskova ‘not proud’ of tears on court after hard-fought loss against Ashleigh Barty
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Wimbledon 2021: Karolina Pliskova ‘not proud’ of tears on court after hard-fought loss against Ashleigh Barty

Pliskova, a former world number one who had never previously got past the fourth round at Wimbledon before this year, endured a final of contrasting fortunes.

Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty outplays fellow Aussie Ajla Tomljanovic; Aryna Sabalenka ends Ons Jabeur’s dream run
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Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty outplays fellow Aussie Ajla Tomljanovic; Aryna Sabalenka ends Ons Jabeur’s dream run

World number one Barty, though, will need her top game if she is to reach the final as she plays in-form 2018 champion Angelique Kerber in Thursday's semi-finals.

Wimbledon 2021: Ajla Tomljanovic accuses Jelena Ostapenko of 'lying' about injury in heated third round clash
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Wimbledon 2021: Ajla Tomljanovic accuses Jelena Ostapenko of 'lying' about injury in heated third round clash

Tomljanovic was furious that 2017 French Open champion Ostapenko called the trainer at 0-4 in the final set, claiming she was suffering from an abdominal injury. Tomljanovic eventually clinched a 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 win.

Explained: Is grass to blame for Serena Williams' Wimbledon exit? All you need to know about Grand Slam surfaces
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Explained: Is grass to blame for Serena Williams' Wimbledon exit? All you need to know about Grand Slam surfaces

Neither was Serena Williams the only one to quit after sustaining an injury. Adrian Mannarino, who had gone up against eight-time champion Roger Federer, too, withdrew after slipping and hurting himself.

Wimbledon 2021: Serena Williams 'heartbroken' after leg injury in first-round forces early exit
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Wimbledon 2021: Serena Williams 'heartbroken' after leg injury in first-round forces early exit

The 39-year-old was leading 3-1 in the first set of her first round match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus when she slipped and injured her right leg.