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Australian Open 2021: Sofia Kenin back at Melbourne Park with win in tuneup event; Bianca Andreescu out of warmup
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Australian Open 2021: Sofia Kenin back at Melbourne Park with win in tuneup event; Bianca Andreescu out of warmup

Kenin had just won the first set 7-5 on Tuesday when Camila Giorgi called for the trainer and then retired from their match at the Yarra Valley Classic.

French Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: Favourable draw, spectacular form make Simona Halep firm favourite
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French Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: Favourable draw, spectacular form make Simona Halep firm favourite

Ahead of Roland Garros' return, Firstpost takes a look at the Women's Singles draw and attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters

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.

US Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: COVID-19 withdrawals turn already unpredictable category into free-for-all
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US Open 2020 Women's Singles preview: COVID-19 withdrawals turn already unpredictable category into free-for-all

Ahead of tennis' return to the big stage, Firstpost takes a look at the US Open Women's Singles draw and attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters

Western & Southern Open: Novak Djokovic struggles to reach final; Naomi Osaka faces Victoria Azarenka in title clash
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Western & Southern Open: Novak Djokovic struggles to reach final; Naomi Osaka faces Victoria Azarenka in title clash

Osaka's 6-2, 7-6 (7/5) victory advanced her into Saturday's championship match against two-time Australian Open winner Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in the same New York COVID-19 quarantine bubble where the US Open will begin on Monday.

Western & Southern Open: Naomi Osaka withdraws from semi-final in protest, tournament 'paused' for a day
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Western & Southern Open: Naomi Osaka withdraws from semi-final in protest, tournament 'paused' for a day

Naomi Osaka tweeted that as a Black woman, she feels compelled to pull out of the tournament to put a focus on police shooting Black people.

World No 14 Johanna Konta says merger of ATP and WTA tennis tours should be on equal terms
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World No 14 Johanna Konta says merger of ATP and WTA tennis tours should be on equal terms

Konta, who sits on the WTA player council, has joined some of her fellow women professionals in calling for an equal position in any combined body in the future

Monterrey Open: Top seed Elina Svitolina sets up final against Marie Bouzkova with Arantxa Rus rout in semi-final
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Monterrey Open: Top seed Elina Svitolina sets up final against Marie Bouzkova with Arantxa Rus rout in semi-final

Ukrainian Svitolina, who has not dropped a set in her four matches, will try to keep her record intact when she meets Czech ninth seed Marie Bouzkova in Sunday’s decider.

Monterrey Open: Trusting the process and improving every day is key to success, says Kim Clijsters after loss to Johanna Konta
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Monterrey Open: Trusting the process and improving every day is key to success, says Kim Clijsters after loss to Johanna Konta

Clijsters, 36, had lost to Spain’s Garbine Muguruza in her first match since returning to the WTA Tour at the Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championships last month

Australian Open 2020: Tearful Caroline Wozniacki ready for 'next chapter' after losing in third round of farewell tournament
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Australian Open 2020: Tearful Caroline Wozniacki ready for 'next chapter' after losing in third round of farewell tournament

The 29-year-old Wozniacki said last year that Melbourne Park, where she won her lone Grand Slam title two years ago, would be the site of her final outing as a tennis professional

Australian Open 2020: Simona Halep goes past Jennifer Brady to enter second round after initial struggle; Maria Sharapova ousted
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Australian Open 2020: Simona Halep goes past Jennifer Brady to enter second round after initial struggle; Maria Sharapova ousted

Former champion Maria Sharapova made her earliest Australian Open exit in a decade on Tuesday and said she was unsure whether her troublesome shoulder injury would allow her to return next year.

Australian Open 2020: Organisers on alert for return of bushfire smoke as tournament approaches
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Australian Open 2020: Organisers on alert for return of bushfire smoke as tournament approaches

Australian Open organisers have already come in for severe criticism after letting qualifying continue on Tuesday and Wednesday, with noxious smoke shrouding Melbourne Park.

US Open 2019: Elina Svitolina’s determination and discipline take her to first semi-final at Flushing Meadows
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US Open 2019: Elina Svitolina’s determination and discipline take her to first semi-final at Flushing Meadows

Elina Svitolina’s trump card is her discipline. It doesn’t drive crowds to the stands. It is unexciting and unadventurous. But it can be hugely effective, as the Ukranian showed during a clean 6-4, 6-4 win over Konta at the US Open quarterfinals.

US Open 2019: Off the court chemistry and romance powers Elina Svitolina and Gael Monfils onward in New York
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US Open 2019: Off the court chemistry and romance powers Elina Svitolina and Gael Monfils onward in New York

Elina Svitolina, 24, credits Gael Monfils with helping raise her game as she looks to translate last year's WTA Finals success in Singapore into a maiden Grand Slam singles triumph for Ukraine.

US Open 2019: Elina Svitolina beats Johanna Konta in straight sets to reach first semi-final at Flushing Meadows
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US Open 2019: Elina Svitolina beats Johanna Konta in straight sets to reach first semi-final at Flushing Meadows

Elina Svitolina became the first Ukrainian woman to reach the US Open semi-finals after beating British 16th seed Johanna Konta.

US Open 2019 Highlights, Roger Federer vs Grigor Dimitrov quarter-final: Dimitrov stuns Federer in five set marathon
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US Open 2019 Highlights, Roger Federer vs Grigor Dimitrov quarter-final: Dimitrov stuns Federer in five set marathon

Catch the scores and updates from Tuesday's quarter-final matches of US Open 2019. After wins for Svitolina, Medvedev, evening session featured Serena Williams vs Qiang Wang and Roger Federer vs Grigor Dimitrov.

US Open 2019: Johanna Konta stuns World No 3 Karolina Pliskova in battle of baseliners, sets up last-eight clash against Elina Svitolina
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US Open 2019: Johanna Konta stuns World No 3 Karolina Pliskova in battle of baseliners, sets up last-eight clash against Elina Svitolina

Konta toppled World No 3 Karolina Pliskova 6-7 (1), 6-3, 7-5 in the fourth round of the US Open, the reel time running two hours and 19 minutes. Thus, the 28-year-old became the first British woman, since Jo Durie in 1983, to make it to the quarter-finals of the year’s last major.

US Open 2019: Serena Williams braves injury scare to advance to quarter-finals, China's Wang Qiang stuns World No 2 Ashleigh Barty
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US Open 2019: Serena Williams braves injury scare to advance to quarter-finals, China's Wang Qiang stuns World No 2 Ashleigh Barty

Eighth-seeded Williams, who has also suffered knee and back injuries this season, felt a mental setback when she took a tumble but battled through to win

US Open 2019: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Roger Federer cruise into fourth round; Kei Nishikori ousted by Alex de Minaur
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US Open 2019: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Roger Federer cruise into fourth round; Kei Nishikori ousted by Alex de Minaur

Novak Djokovic rolled into the US Open fourth round while Serena Williams and Roger Federer cruised into the last 16 and Kei Nishikori was eliminated.

US Open 2019: Johanna Konta continues strong run at Grand Slams by reaching fourth round after beating Zhang Shuai
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US Open 2019: Johanna Konta continues strong run at Grand Slams by reaching fourth round after beating Zhang Shuai

Johanna Konta extended her strong run of Grand Slam results this year by blasting past 33rd seed Zhang Shuai to make the US Open last 16.