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Madrid Open: Ashleigh Barty makes perfect start with comfortable win over Shelby Rogers
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Madrid Open: Ashleigh Barty makes perfect start with comfortable win over Shelby Rogers

The Australian will be one of the favourites at Roland Garros after her victory there in 2019 and because of her excellent recent form.

Qatar Open: Victoria Azarenka shines in cloudy Doha on day one, Jennifer Brady knocked out
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Qatar Open: Victoria Azarenka shines in cloudy Doha on day one, Jennifer Brady knocked out

Despite conceding the first set, Russia's Kuznetsova put up a spirited defence in the second leading to increasingly sprawling rallies with her well-matched Belarusian opponent.

Qatar Open to go ahead as scheduled despite rising COVID-19 cases, high-profile withdrawals
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Qatar Open to go ahead as scheduled despite rising COVID-19 cases, high-profile withdrawals

Qatar has pressed ahead with events despite seeing an uptick in virus cases, staging the FIFA Club World Cup earlier this month with stadiums at 30 percent capacity.

US Open 2020: World No 2 Simona Halep latest in list of stars to pull out of tournament over COVID-19 fears
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US Open 2020: World No 2 Simona Halep latest in list of stars to pull out of tournament over COVID-19 fears

Halep joins a host of top players who are passing on playing at Flushing Meadows when the next Grand Slam tournament begins on 31 August.

US Open: Top-10 tennis stars Elina Svitolina, Kiki Bertens drop out of tournament over COVID-19 concerns
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US Open: Top-10 tennis stars Elina Svitolina, Kiki Bertens drop out of tournament over COVID-19 concerns

Bertens, who is Dutch, wrote on Instagram that one of her concerns is the need to be quarantined upon returning to Europe after the US Open, which runs from 31 August to 13 September and will not have any spectators.

Nick Kyrgios, Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem to play exhibition tennis matches in Berlin in July
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Nick Kyrgios, Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem to play exhibition tennis matches in Berlin in July

Thiem, Zverev and Kyrgios will be joined by Jannik Sinner for the men’s events

St Petersburg Ladies Trophy: Kiki Bertens beats Elena Rybakina in straight sets to retain title
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St Petersburg Ladies Trophy: Kiki Bertens beats Elena Rybakina in straight sets to retain title

Kiki Bertens beat Elena Rybakina 6-1, 6-3 to retain the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Sunday.

Wild card Kim Clijsters to face sixth seed Kiki Bertens in her first return game in Dubai
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Wild card Kim Clijsters to face sixth seed Kiki Bertens in her first return game in Dubai

Clijsters has been drawn against sixth seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands after being given a wildcard entry

Saint Petersburg 2020: Petra Kvitova withdraws from quarter-final clash against Ekaterina Alexandrova through illness
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Saint Petersburg 2020: Petra Kvitova withdraws from quarter-final clash against Ekaterina Alexandrova through illness

Kvitova said the unspecified illness had bothered her during Thursday's three-set win over Alison van Uytvanck

Fed Cup 2020: Japan's Naomi Osaka suffers woeful return, loses to Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo
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Fed Cup 2020: Japan's Naomi Osaka suffers woeful return, loses to Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo

Naomi Osaka’s return to Japan’s Fed Cup team after a year’s absence turned sour on Friday as the World No 10 suffered a thrashing at the hands of Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo.

Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep power into last-eight, Anett Kontaveit made to work
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Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep power into last-eight, Anett Kontaveit made to work

Garbine Muguruza’s participation at the Australian Open had been in doubt due to illness but Monday’s demolition of Kiki Bertens to reach the quarter-finals proved she is not only nearing full health but could also be a genuine title contender.

Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza scales her mountain of self-doubt with commanding win over Elina Svitolina
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Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza scales her mountain of self-doubt with commanding win over Elina Svitolina

Last November, Garbine Muguruza scaled Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa. Her win over Elina Svitolina seems to show that she may have overcome the ‘mountain’ of self-doubt and crippling anxiety that had seemingly taken hold of her as well.

Adelaide International 2020: After Novak Djokovic, Alex de Minaur pulls out of tournament due to rib injury
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Adelaide International 2020: After Novak Djokovic, Alex de Minaur pulls out of tournament due to rib injury

Both de Minaur and Djokovic had heavy workloads during the ATP Cup tournament, a new teams event introduced this year that was played in Perth, Brisbane and Sydney last week.

Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka suffers semi-final loss against Karolina Pliskova; Madison Keys rallies to beat Petra Kvitova
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Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka suffers semi-final loss against Karolina Pliskova; Madison Keys rallies to beat Petra Kvitova

Madison Keys came from a break and set down to beat two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in the Brisbane International semifinals on Saturday.

Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka overcomes Kiki Bertens in three-setter to advance into semi-finals
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Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka overcomes Kiki Bertens in three-setter to advance into semi-finals

Third seed Naomi Osaka survived another testing three-setter to beat Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 to advance to the semi-finals of the Brisbane International.

Brisbane International: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gets tough draw at home tournament; Naomi Osaka faces Maria Sakkari
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Brisbane International: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gets tough draw at home tournament; Naomi Osaka faces Maria Sakkari

Ashleigh Barty will begin the new year with a tough draw at the Brisbane International. She's one of six Grand Slam champions in her half of the draw. There are three others her quarter at her home tournament.

WTA Awards 2019: Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty, US Open title holder Bianca Andreescu among winners
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WTA Awards 2019: Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty, US Open title holder Bianca Andreescu among winners

Australia’s Ash Barty has been named WTA Player of the Year after capturing her maiden Grand Slam singles title and reaching the top of the world rankings

Novak Djokovic to play inaugural Adelaide International in January ahead of Australian Open title defence
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Novak Djokovic to play inaugural Adelaide International in January ahead of Australian Open title defence

World No 2 Novak Djokovic will play in the inaugural Adelaide International tennis competition in January ahead of his Australian Open title defence, tournament organisers said on Wednesday.

WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty justifies billing as 'undisputed' World No 1 with remarkable title run in Shenzhen
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WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty justifies billing as 'undisputed' World No 1 with remarkable title run in Shenzhen

Ashleigh Barty now has a nearly 2000-point lead at the top of the rankings and has effectively negated her perceived disadvantage of height, standing tall at 5'5"

WTA Finals 2019: Karolina Pliskova sets up semi-final clash with Ashleigh Barty; Elina Svitolina to meet Belinda Bencic
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WTA Finals 2019: Karolina Pliskova sets up semi-final clash with Ashleigh Barty; Elina Svitolina to meet Belinda Bencic

An aggressive Pliskova started red hot against Halep winning 13 of the first 16 points en route to blitzing through the first set in just 20 minutes.