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Auckland Open 2020: Top seed Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki fight back to win second-round matches in three sets
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Auckland Open 2020: Top seed Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki fight back to win second-round matches in three sets

Williams needed two hours to outlast fellow American Christina McHale with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory, while Wozniacki fought back to overcome a tenacious Lauren Davis 6-1, 4-6, 6-4

US Open 2019: Ashleigh Barty overcomes 'appalling' start against Zarina Diyas to progress to second round
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US Open 2019: Ashleigh Barty overcomes 'appalling' start against Zarina Diyas to progress to second round

The Australian Ashleigh Barty second seed advanced to a second-round match against America's 73rd-ranked Lauren Davis.

Angelique Kerber parts way with coach Rainer Schuttler after second-round exit at Wimbledon 2019
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Angelique Kerber parts way with coach Rainer Schuttler after second-round exit at Wimbledon 2019

Angelique Kerber's defence of her crown at the All England Club came to end in the second round at the hands of Lauren Davis, who had been ranked outside the top 250 earlier this year.

Ashleigh Barty maintains numero uno spot in latest WTA rankings despite last-16 exit at Wimbledon 2019
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Ashleigh Barty maintains numero uno spot in latest WTA rankings despite last-16 exit at Wimbledon 2019

Ashleigh Barty who was hoping to become the first Australian to win at the All England Club since Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1980, lost in three sets to the American Alison Riske.

Wimbledon 2019, singles round-up: Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams storm into fourth round; Fabio Fognini ousted
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Wimbledon 2019, singles round-up: Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams storm into fourth round; Fabio Fognini ousted

Serena Williams, Ashleigh Barty and Petra Kvitova eased into the fourth round while Tennys Sandgren stunned 12th-seeded Fabio Fognini in the third round.

Wimbledon 2019: Hesitant Angelique Kerber fails to defend territory against lucky loser Lauren Davis in shocking defeat
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Wimbledon 2019: Hesitant Angelique Kerber fails to defend territory against lucky loser Lauren Davis in shocking defeat

Defending champion Angelique Kerber went down 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 to lucky loser Lauren Davis in an uncharacteristically erroneous show

Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios in ill-tempered clash; Angelique Kerber crashes out in 2nd round
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Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios in ill-tempered clash; Angelique Kerber crashes out in 2nd round

Rafael Nadal may not end up winning a third Wimbledon singles title but he will take joy from having beaten his 'bete noire' Nick Kyrgios in an engrossing but bad-tempered grudge match on Thursday.

Wimbledon 2019, singles round-up: Defending champion Angelique Kerber knocked out; Roger Federer, Ashleigh Barty win
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Wimbledon 2019, singles round-up: Defending champion Angelique Kerber knocked out; Roger Federer, Ashleigh Barty win

Read all the results from today's singles action at Wimbledon 2019, with several big names, including Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Ashleigh Barty and Angelique Kerber in action.

Indian Wells Open: Serena Williams out-guns Victoria Azarenka in electrifying clash to reach third round; Simona Halep wins
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Indian Wells Open: Serena Williams out-guns Victoria Azarenka in electrifying clash to reach third round; Simona Halep wins

Serena Williams out-gunned Victoria Azarenka in an electrifying clash of former World No 1s to reach the third round at Indian Wells.

Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka knocks out Maria Sharapova in first round; Eugenie Bouchard loses to qualifier Sachia Vickery
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Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka knocks out Maria Sharapova in first round; Eugenie Bouchard loses to qualifier Sachia Vickery

Naomi Osaka took a 4-2 lead in the second set. Maria Sharapova broke to tie it 4-all before Osaka won the final two games to end the match in two and a half hours.

Mexican Open: Daria Gavrilova, Lesia Tsurenko advance to 2nd round; David Ferrer breezes past Andrey Rublev
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Mexican Open: Daria Gavrilova, Lesia Tsurenko advance to 2nd round; David Ferrer breezes past Andrey Rublev

Daria Gavrilova and Lesia Tsurenko advanced to the second round of the Mexican Open in Acapulco, after eliminating unseeded Madison Brengle and Lauren Davis, respectively.

Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready for comeback after 'ups and downs', set to play only doubles for USA
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Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready for comeback after 'ups and downs', set to play only doubles for USA

Serena Williams revealed the "ups and downs" she faced during her year away from competitive tennis but insisted she's now focused in her quest to once more dominate the sport.

Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready for much-awaited comeback against the Netherlands, says US captain Kathy Rinaldi
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Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready for much-awaited comeback against the Netherlands, says US captain Kathy Rinaldi

Williams has not played a WTA tournament since she won the Australian Open title last year and skipped this year's opening grand slam due to concerns about her fitness four months after giving birth to her first child.

Australian Open 2018: World No 1 rank at stake as Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki battle for first Grand Slam title
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Australian Open 2018: World No 1 rank at stake as Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki battle for first Grand Slam title

Ahead of the much-awaited women's final between World No 1 Simona Halep and No 2 Caroline Wozniacki, here are some interesting facts and figures:

Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki to battle for World No 1 spot, maiden Grand Slam title
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Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki to battle for World No 1 spot, maiden Grand Slam title

Both Halep and Wozniacki are in their third major final, their first in Australia, and both saved match points in earlier rounds to get there.

Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber-Simona Halep tie headlines semis; Caroline Wozniacki takes on Elise Mertens
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Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber-Simona Halep tie headlines semis; Caroline Wozniacki takes on Elise Mertens

Halep is the player tasked with stopping 2016 winner Kerber. Wozniacki, who has never quite lived up to the hype in the majors, wQill need to overcome Mertens, who is in the last four on her Australian Open debut.

Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep expects 'marathon' match against Angelique Kerber in semi-final
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Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep expects 'marathon' match against Angelique Kerber in semi-final

Halep overcame a shaky start to reel off nine games in a row and 12 of the last 14 games to recover from 0-3 en route to a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Pliskova on Rod Laver Arena.

Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep breezes past Karolina Pliskova to set up semis clash with Angelique Kerber
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Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep breezes past Karolina Pliskova to set up semis clash with Angelique Kerber

Halep reeled off nine games in a row and 12 of the last 14 games to recover from 0-3 en route to a 6-3, 6-2 victory against Karolina Plsikova.

Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep says she's close to playing at 100 percent despite tiring route to quarters
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Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep says she's close to playing at 100 percent despite tiring route to quarters

Halep has spent a shade under eight hours on court in four matches so far, including an epic 3-hour, 44-minute clash with Lauren Davis on Saturday which the Romanian won 15-13 in the final set.

Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep stays on track for maiden Grand Slam title with easy win over Naomi Osaka
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Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep stays on track for maiden Grand Slam title with easy win over Naomi Osaka

Halep was delighted to be on court for 143 minutes less than her previous match against Lauren Davis, which lasted for 3 hours and 44 minutes.