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US Open 2020: Andy Murray secures win after thrilling fightback; Serena Williams, Dominic Thiem progress to second round
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US Open 2020: Andy Murray secures win after thrilling fightback; Serena Williams, Dominic Thiem progress to second round

Andy Murray fought back from two sets down to win a five-set thriller against Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka, in his first singles Grand Slam match in 18 months because of injury and the coronavirus pandemic.

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.

Hobart International: Aryna Sabalenka upsets top seed Zhang Shuai; Heather Watson makes quarter-finals
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Hobart International: Aryna Sabalenka upsets top seed Zhang Shuai; Heather Watson makes quarter-finals

Belarus teen Aryna Sabalenka blasted top seed Zhang Shuai out of the Hobart International while Heather Watson had a smooth ride to the quarter-finals.

Hobart International: Eugenie Bouchard's poor form continues, defending champion Elise Mertens into 2nd round
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Hobart International: Eugenie Bouchard's poor form continues, defending champion Elise Mertens into 2nd round

Bouchard made the final at Hobart in 2016 but needed a wildcard to play this year because her ranking did not guarantee her a start.

Wimbledon 2017: Martina Hingis, Jamie Murray clinch mixed doubles title
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Wimbledon 2017: Martina Hingis, Jamie Murray clinch mixed doubles title

Hingis, 36, has now amassed six mixed doubles Grand Slam titles, 12 Grand Slam women's doubles crowns and also won five major singles titles, including Wimbledon in 1997.

Wimbledon 2017: Rohan Bopanna, Gabriela Dabrowski lose in quarter-finals to end India's challenge
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Wimbledon 2017: Rohan Bopanna, Gabriela Dabrowski lose in quarter-finals to end India's challenge

With Bopanna's defeat, India's challenge has ended in the prestigious grass court tournament.

Wimbledon 2017: Sania Mirza moves to women's, mixed doubles 3rd round; Rohan Bopanna advances
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Wimbledon 2017: Sania Mirza moves to women's, mixed doubles 3rd round; Rohan Bopanna advances

Sania Mirza advanced to the third round of both the women's doubles and mixed doubles events, while Rohan Bopanna and Purav Raja also won their respective mixed doubles matches.

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray wins roller-coaster contest; Rafael Nadal, Simona Halep advance
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Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray wins roller-coaster contest; Rafael Nadal, Simona Halep advance

Andy Murray didn't have it all his own way against Fognini, but the World No 1 eventually subdued the eccentric Italian 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 to secure a 10th successive appearance in the Wimbledon fourth round.

Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta dismisses favourite tag despite win over Maria Sakkari
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Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta dismisses favourite tag despite win over Maria Sakkari

Sixth seed Johanna Konta triumphed 6-4, 6-1 over the Greek world number 101 on Court One.

Wimbledon 2017: Victoria Azarenka beats British wildcard Heather Watson, Kei Nishikori ousted
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Wimbledon 2017: Victoria Azarenka beats British wildcard Heather Watson, Kei Nishikori ousted

Competing in her first Grand Slam since taking a year off to have her first child in December, Azarenka is bidding to become the first mother to win Wimbledon in 37 years.

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal cruise into 3rd round; Simona Halep advances
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Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal cruise into 3rd round; Simona Halep advances

Andy Murray comfortably overcame everything the unorthodox Dustin Brown served up on Wednesday…

Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta leaves 21-year-old Donna Vekic in tears after winning marathon contest
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Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta leaves 21-year-old Donna Vekic in tears after winning marathon contest

Johanna Konta triumphed after three hours and 10 minutes in the sweltering Centre Court heat and goes on to face Maria Sakkari of Greece for a last-16 spot.

Wimbledon 2017: Victoria Azarenka continues comeback after childbirth with easy win over Elena Vesnina
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Wimbledon 2017: Victoria Azarenka continues comeback after childbirth with easy win over Elena Vesnina

Victoria Azarenka cruised to a 6-3, 6-3 victory in the second round of her first Grand Slam since taking a year off to have her first child in December.

Eastbourne International: Angelique Kerber, Simona Halep ousted; Novak Djokovic moves into semis
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Eastbourne International: Angelique Kerber, Simona Halep ousted; Novak Djokovic moves into semis

Angelique Kerber was knocked out in the quarter-finals by hometown favourite Johanna Konta, seeded five, 6-3, 6-4 but she able to retain her world number one ranking, as Simona Halep also crashed out.

Eastbourne International: Jelena Ostapenko through to third round, Dominika Cibulkova crashes out
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Eastbourne International: Jelena Ostapenko through to third round, Dominika Cibulkova crashes out

The 20-year-old Ostapenko, who got a first-round bye, will face either Britain's fifth-seeded Johanna Konta or Romanian Sorana Cirstea in round three.

Birmingham Classic: Elina Svitolina overcomes Heather Watson in first round
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Birmingham Classic: Elina Svitolina overcomes Heather Watson in first round

Svitolina was elevated to the No 1 seed status after World No 1 Angelique Kerber withdrew from the Birmingham Classic due to inury.

Fed Cup: Romania team captain Ilie Nastase banned from tie after abusive rant, racial slur
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Fed Cup: Romania team captain Ilie Nastase banned from tie after abusive rant, racial slur

Ilie Nastase was sensationally kicked out of the Fed Cup on Saturday after a foul-mouthed rant compounded his controversial racial slur over Serena Williams's unborn baby.

Miami Open: Eugenie Bouchard and Jelena Jankovic dumped out in Round 1
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Miami Open: Eugenie Bouchard and Jelena Jankovic dumped out in Round 1

For the 23-year-old Bouchard, a former World No 5 who has slumped to 56th in the rankings, it was another blow after her first-round exit in Indian Wells.