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Hobart International 2020: By playing and winning her first tournament after two-years hiatus, Sania Mirza gives lesson in comeback
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Hobart International 2020: By playing and winning her first tournament after two-years hiatus, Sania Mirza gives lesson in comeback

Sania, jubilant and looking in fine form, has made clear her intentions of returning to professional tennis after taking a break for motherhood and to represent India at the Tokyo Olympics this year

'Motivation for all of us': Twitterati salute Sania Mirza for her Hobart International title win on comeback
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'Motivation for all of us': Twitterati salute Sania Mirza for her Hobart International title win on comeback

Sania Mirza, with her partner Nadiia Kichenok, won the doubles title at Hobart International. Her first tournament since the birth of son Izhaan.

Hobart International 2020: Sania Mirza makes winning return to tour, clinches 42nd doubles title
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Hobart International 2020: Sania Mirza makes winning return to tour, clinches 42nd doubles title

In a dream start to her second innings after a two-year break, Sania Mirza lifted the WTA Hobart International trophy with partner Nadiia Kichenok after edging out Peng Shuai and Shuai Zhang in the final.

Shenzhen Open: Spain's sixth seed Garbine Muguruza beats Shelby Rogers in straight sets, to face Zarina Diyas in quarter-final
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Shenzhen Open: Spain's sixth seed Garbine Muguruza beats Shelby Rogers in straight sets, to face Zarina Diyas in quarter-final

The sixth-seeded Muguruza, a two-times Grand Slam winner, fired 10 aces and won 80% of her first serve points to advance in an hour and 23 minutes

US Open 2019: 'Play Serena Williams, not her history,' coach Thomas Drouet tells Wang Qiang ahead of quarter-final match
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US Open 2019: 'Play Serena Williams, not her history,' coach Thomas Drouet tells Wang Qiang ahead of quarter-final match

Her coach compares her to Rafael Nadal, and China's Wang Qiang will need to conjure up a performance worthy of the Spanish star when she tackles 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams in Tuesday's US Open quarter-finals.

Australian Open 2019: Eugenie Bouchard relishing second round clash against 'No 1' Serena Williams
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Australian Open 2019: Eugenie Bouchard relishing second round clash against 'No 1' Serena Williams

Eugenie Bouchard said she was thrilled to face Serena Williams in the second round, saying it will provide a gauge of how her comeback is progressing.

Banned tennis player Peng Shuai denies forcing doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon 2018
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Banned tennis player Peng Shuai denies forcing doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon 2018

Peng Shuai has denied wrongdoing and vowed to return to tennis after the Chinese star was banned for six months and fined $10,000 for attempting to force her doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon.

Peng Shuai given 6-month ban for coercing doubles partner Hsieh Su-Wei to withdraw from 2017 Wimbledon
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Peng Shuai given 6-month ban for coercing doubles partner Hsieh Su-Wei to withdraw from 2017 Wimbledon

China's former world number one doubles star Peng Shuai was banned for six months and fined $10,000 on Wednesday for attempting to force her doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon in 2017

Dubai Tennis Championships: Petra Kvitova joins Simona Halep on injury list after withdrawing from tournament
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Petra Kvitova joins Simona Halep on injury list after withdrawing from tournament

Kvitova joins five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova (forearm) and former World No 1 Simona Halep (ankle) on the casualty list in Dubai.

Australian Open 2018: Elina Svitolina downs 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk; Elise Mertens edges past Alize Cornet
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Australian Open 2018: Elina Svitolina downs 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk; Elise Mertens edges past Alize Cornet

Elina Svitolina has ended 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk's strong run at Melbourne Park, while Elise Mertens defeated Alize Cornet to enter the fourth round of the Australian Open.

Australian Open 2018: Meet Marta Kostyuk, the 15-year-old from Ukraine breaking records at Melbourne
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Australian Open 2018: Meet Marta Kostyuk, the 15-year-old from Ukraine breaking records at Melbourne

Marta Kostyuk, a 15-year-old player from Ukraine, is creating history at the Australian Open. Here's all you need to know about her.

Australian Open 2018, Day 1 highlights: CoCo Vandeweghe goes loco over bananas, retro Rafael Nadal turns up
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Australian Open 2018, Day 1 highlights: CoCo Vandeweghe goes loco over bananas, retro Rafael Nadal turns up

CoCo Vandeweghe and Denis Shapovalov had trouble with bananas on an entertaining Day 1 of the Australian Open. Take a look at some interesting stories from Melbourne.

WTA Elite Trophy: Julia Goerges sends Kristina Mladenovic packing; Sloane Stephens exits after retiring injured
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WTA Elite Trophy: Julia Goerges sends Kristina Mladenovic packing; Sloane Stephens exits after retiring injured

Goerges joins American CoCo Vandeweghe, Australia's Ashleigh Barty, and Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia in the race to the final in Zhuhai, southern China.

WTA Elite Trophy: Coco Vandeweghe begins campaign with win over Peng Shuai; Angelique Kerber loses opener
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WTA Elite Trophy: Coco Vandeweghe begins campaign with win over Peng Shuai; Angelique Kerber loses opener

Vandeweghe, making her debut at the season-ending tournament, downed China’s number one player Peng Shuai 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 in one hour and 55 minutes at the Zhuhai Hengqin International Tennis Centre.

Tianjin Open: Maria Sharapova cruises past Peng Shuai to reach first final since return from doping ban
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Tianjin Open: Maria Sharapova cruises past Peng Shuai to reach first final since return from doping ban

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova crushed Peng Shuai 6-3, 6-1 at the Tianjin Open on Saturday to reach her first final since serving a 15-month doping ban.

Tianjin Open: Maria Sharapova routs Stefanie Voegele to set up semi-final against Peng Shuai
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Tianjin Open: Maria Sharapova routs Stefanie Voegele to set up semi-final against Peng Shuai

Sharapova easily defeated Swiss qualifier Stefanie Voegele 6-3, 6-1 in 64 minutes and the former World No 1 will face China's Peng Shuai in the last four.

China Open: Sania Mirza-Peng Shuai battle past Barbara Strycova-Katerina Siniakova to progress to semis
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China Open: Sania Mirza-Peng Shuai battle past Barbara Strycova-Katerina Siniakova to progress to semis

Sania and Peng will now face Swiss Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-jan of Chinese Taipei in the last-four round on Saturday.

Wuhan Open: Peng Shuai ousts defending champ Petra Kvitova; Johanna Konta, Sloane Stephens knocked out
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Wuhan Open: Peng Shuai ousts defending champ Petra Kvitova; Johanna Konta, Sloane Stephens knocked out

Petra Kvitova's bid for a third Wuhan Open title ended at the hands of Chinese No 1 Peng Shuai in an epic three-setter.

Cincinnati Masters: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna bow out from women's and men's doubles respectively
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Cincinnati Masters: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna bow out from women's and men's doubles respectively

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna bowed out of the Cincinnati Masters after losing their semi-final and quarter-final with respective partners in the women's and men's doubles.

Maria Sharapova to play fifth tournament post-doping ban after being granted China Open wildcard
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Maria Sharapova to play fifth tournament post-doping ban after being granted China Open wildcard

Maria Sharapova has accepted an invitation to make her seventh appearance at the China Open in Beijing.