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Australian Open 2021: Lleyton Hewitt tips Nick Kyrgios to 'go deep' despite not playing for one year
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Australian Open 2021: Lleyton Hewitt tips Nick Kyrgios to 'go deep' despite not playing for one year

Despite his immense talent, Kyrgios has yet to go beyond the quarter-finals at Grand Slams and has slipped to 47 in the world.

Lleyton Hewitt leads fan vote for International Tennis Hall of Fame's Class of 2021
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Lleyton Hewitt leads fan vote for International Tennis Hall of Fame's Class of 2021

The Hall announced the results of four weeks of fan voting on Wednesday. Lisa Raymond finished second and gets a two percent boost to her official vote, and Jonas Bjorkman was third and so gets a bonus of one percent.

Simona Halep's coach Darren Cahill backs idea of WTA-ATP merger, says idea would make tennis 'simpler'
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Simona Halep's coach Darren Cahill backs idea of WTA-ATP merger, says idea would make tennis 'simpler'

Cahill said, 'I think, hypothetically, it would be a pretty good position for a tennis player to be in, because you know that every single decision being made is made in the best interest of the game.'

Davis Cup 2020: Injury-hit Nick Kyrgios, Alex de Minaur out of Australian team for qualifier against Brazil
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Davis Cup 2020: Injury-hit Nick Kyrgios, Alex de Minaur out of Australian team for qualifier against Brazil

Kyrgios has a left wrist injury that forced him out of a tournament in Mexico this week while de Minaur has aggravated an abdominal injury which sidelined him for last month's Australian Open.

Former World No 1 Lleyton Hewitt says success of ATP Cup has put ITF under pressure over revamped Davis Cup
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Former World No 1 Lleyton Hewitt says success of ATP Cup has put ITF under pressure over revamped Davis Cup

The team-based ATP Cup, organised by the men’s tour and Tennis Australia, was staged six weeks after the week-long Davis Cup finals in Madrid in November and earned rave reviews from players and fans alike

Australian Open 2020: Alexander Zverev says Nick Kyrgios 'not consistent enough' to become Australia's first Grand Slam champion in 42 years
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Australian Open 2020: Alexander Zverev says Nick Kyrgios 'not consistent enough' to become Australia's first Grand Slam champion in 42 years

Kyrgios is Australia’s highest-ranked player in the men’s draw, but Zverev was blunt when asked about the prospect of the 23rd seed ending the host nation’s 42-year wait for a homegrown singles champion

ATP Cup 2020: World No 5 Daniil Medvedev beats Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in three sets, seals Russia's spot in semi-finals
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ATP Cup 2020: World No 5 Daniil Medvedev beats Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in three sets, seals Russia's spot in semi-finals

Medvedev went 3-0 in his singles matches as Russia swept all three group games in Perth, but had a tougher time against Schwartzman after travelling across Australia for the playoffs

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Organisers tweak timings for knockouts to avoid late finish as team captains slam scheduling
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Organisers tweak timings for knockouts to avoid late finish as team captains slam scheduling

The inaugural edition of the revamped Davis Cup competition featuring 18 nations playing off for the trophy has proved a scheduling challenge with two ties on each of the three courts each day.

Davis Cup 2019: Tournament's new format garners praise and criticism from players at halfway stage
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Davis Cup 2019: Tournament's new format garners praise and criticism from players at halfway stage

At the halfway point, the revamped Davis Cup Finals are drawing praise and criticism.

Davis Cup Finals 2019: Australia pull out of doubles dead rubber against Belgium a day after Canada's withdrawal
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Davis Cup Finals 2019: Australia pull out of doubles dead rubber against Belgium a day after Canada's withdrawal

Australia retired one game into their doubles dead rubber against Belgium at the Davis Cup Finals, placing the revamped tournament under further scrutiny a day after Canada forfeited a doubles rubber against the United States.

Davis Cup 2019: Nick Kyrgios, Denis Shapovalov included in Finals squad; Kei Nishikori misses out with injury
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Davis Cup 2019: Nick Kyrgios, Denis Shapovalov included in Finals squad; Kei Nishikori misses out with injury

Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt says he has been willing to overlook Nick Kyrgios's recent outbursts on the ATP Tour to select the talented but wayward star in his team for the revamped Davis Cup finals.

Atlanta Open: 20-year-old Alex de Minaur belies age to clinch second ATP title and boost US Open hopes
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Atlanta Open: 20-year-old Alex de Minaur belies age to clinch second ATP title and boost US Open hopes

With a breakout showing in 2018, Alex de Minaur has firmly continued to carve a name for himself in 2019. Although it may be early to establish a trend, De Minaur has certainly made his mark.

French Open 2019: 40-year-old Ivo Karlovic beats 37-year-old Feliciano Lopez in oldest ever men's match-up at Roland Garros
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French Open 2019: 40-year-old Ivo Karlovic beats 37-year-old Feliciano Lopez in oldest ever men's match-up at Roland Garros

Late-night gym sessions and family life have failed to hinder Ivo Karlovic's longevity after he made a mockery of his 40 years to beat Feliciano Lopez.

Davis Cup 2019: Tennis Australia accuse Bernard Tomic of trying to sabotage team, withdraws all support for him
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Davis Cup 2019: Tennis Australia accuse Bernard Tomic of trying to sabotage team, withdraws all support for him

Tennis Australia accused Bernard Tomic of deliberately trying to sabotage the nation's Davis Cup team and withdrew all support for him.

ITF announces La Liga as sponsors for Davis Cup finals, says cross-sport partnership will widen tennis' reach
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ITF announces La Liga as sponsors for Davis Cup finals, says cross-sport partnership will widen tennis' reach

La Liga will sponsor tennis' Davis Cup finals under the tournament's new guise led by Barcelona player Gerard Pique's investment group, the ITF announced.

Davis Cup Qualifier 2019: Ready or not, top guns gear up for revamped tournament as all roads lead to Madrid
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Davis Cup Qualifier 2019: Ready or not, top guns gear up for revamped tournament as all roads lead to Madrid

The Davis Cup World Group Qualifiers will be played across the world, from China hosting Japan and Australia’s tie against Bosnia-Herzegovina in the eastern end of the map, to Brazil’s tie against Belgium and Colombia playing Sweden in the far west.

Australia's Lleyton Hewitt criticises Barcelona's Gerard Pique for making 'ridiculous' changes to Davis Cup
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Australia's Lleyton Hewitt criticises Barcelona's Gerard Pique for making 'ridiculous' changes to Davis Cup

Australia’s Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt has criticised Barcelona football player Gerard Pique and his Spanish investment group Kosmos for making sweeping changes to the 119-year-old tennis competition.

Bernard Tomic's father to take legal action against veteran Lleyton Hewitt over 'physically threatened' claim
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Bernard Tomic's father to take legal action against veteran Lleyton Hewitt over 'physically threatened' claim

Bernard Tomic has called Lleyton Hewitt a "liar" after the Australian Davis Cup captain claimed he had been blackmailed and physically threatened by the firebrand, whose father on Saturday said he planned legal action against the veteran.

Australian Open 2019: Bernard Tomic denies threatening Lleyton Hewitt and family, calls him 'liar'
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Australian Open 2019: Bernard Tomic denies threatening Lleyton Hewitt and family, calls him 'liar'

Bernard Tomic has denied compatriot Lleyton Hewitt's allegations that he had made threats against the former World No 1 and his family.

Australian Open 2019: Lleyton Hewitt accuses Bernard Tomic of blackmail and physical threats
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Australian Open 2019: Lleyton Hewitt accuses Bernard Tomic of blackmail and physical threats

Lleyton Hewitt accused Bernard Tomic of blackmail and physical threats against him and his family in explosive allegations on Thursday as Australian tennis plunged to new lows.