Wimbledon 2017

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Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber says 2017 slump inspired her to victory over Serena Williams in women's singles final
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Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber says 2017 slump inspired her to victory over Serena Williams in women's singles final

Angelique Kerber became the first German woman to win Wimbledon for 22 years on Saturday but insisted the seeds of her shock triumph over Serena Williams were sown during a miserable 2017 season.

Australian Open 2018: New rules to be implemented aimed at preventing controversial first-round withdrawals
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Australian Open 2018: New rules to be implemented aimed at preventing controversial first-round withdrawals

Players could forfeit their prize money if they retire from first-round singles matches at the Australian Open, under new rules aimed at limiting the early injury withdrawals.

ATP Finals: Rafael Nadal admits not training at 100% after injury scare, hopes to be ready for event
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ATP Finals: Rafael Nadal admits not training at 100% after injury scare, hopes to be ready for event

Rafael Nadal said he "hopes" to be ready for his opening match at the ATP Finals but admitted he has not been training at 100 percent after an injury scare.

WTA Finals: Venus Williams stuns Garbine Muguruza to reach semi-finals; Jelena Ostapenko beats Karolina Pliskova
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WTA Finals: Venus Williams stuns Garbine Muguruza to reach semi-finals; Jelena Ostapenko beats Karolina Pliskova

American veteran Venus Williams kept alive her dreams of winning the WTA Finals when she knocked out second-ranked Garbine Muguruza in straight sets on Thursday.

Davis Cup: Conchita Martinez terms Spanish tennis federation's decision to fire her 'unfair and disrespectful'
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Davis Cup: Conchita Martinez terms Spanish tennis federation's decision to fire her 'unfair and disrespectful'

Conchita Martinez called the Spanish tennis federation's decision to fire her as the Fed Cup and Davis Cup captain as unfair and disrespectful on Thursday.

US Open 2017: Martina Hingis proud of Grand Slam achievements; rules out returning to singles
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US Open 2017: Martina Hingis proud of Grand Slam achievements; rules out returning to singles

Martina Hingis declared herself amazed on Sunday after capturing her 25th career Grand Slam crown, partnering with Taiwan's Chan Yung-Jan to win the US Open women's doubles title.

US Open 2017: CoCo Vandeweghe credits coach Pat Cash's 'Jedi mind tricks' for calm demeanour on court
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US Open 2017: CoCo Vandeweghe credits coach Pat Cash's 'Jedi mind tricks' for calm demeanour on court

Dumped by her coach and struggling mentally, American tennis star CoCo Vandeweghe was "in shambles" three months ago before she started working with Australian coach Pat Cash.

US Open 2017: Karolina Pliskova undeterred despite losing World No 1 ranking to Garbine Muguruza
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US Open 2017: Karolina Pliskova undeterred despite losing World No 1 ranking to Garbine Muguruza

Karolina Pliskova's eight-week run as World No 1 ended on Wednesday with a US Open quarter-final loss, the Czech standout saying nothing has changed for her after so short a reign.

US Open 2017: Angelique Kerber says holding on to top spot is hardest thing to achieve
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US Open 2017: Angelique Kerber says holding on to top spot is hardest thing to achieve

Angelique Kerber has been given a brutal reminder this season that if becoming World No 1 is hard, staying at the top is even more difficult.

US Open 2017: Roger Federer says winning three Grand Slams in a year would be surreal
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US Open 2017: Roger Federer says winning three Grand Slams in a year would be surreal

Federer turned 36 on 8 August, making him older than all but two men to have ever won US Open, an event first held in 1881.

US Open 2017: Garbine Muguruza hopes to continue red-hot form with another Grand Slam title
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US Open 2017: Garbine Muguruza hopes to continue red-hot form with another Grand Slam title

It was two years ago, when Serena Williams, the unrivalled queen of the sport, had just vanquished Muguruza in the Wimbledon final for her 21st grand slam singles title.

US Open 2017: Can Elina Svitolina wrap up breakthrough year with her maiden Grand Slam title?
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US Open 2017: Can Elina Svitolina wrap up breakthrough year with her maiden Grand Slam title?

Elina Svitolina has not been able to emulate her WTA Tour performances at the bigger stages and a question mark remains over her Grand Slams credentials.

US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer on course for first-ever clash as key players pull out
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US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer on course for first-ever clash as key players pull out

Their rivalry has stretched 13 years and 37 matches but Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have never met at the US Open, a staggering anomaly which seems certain to be corrected at 2017's concluding Grand Slam.

Roger Federer celebrates 36th birthday at Coldplay concert ahead of Montreal Masters
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Roger Federer celebrates 36th birthday at Coldplay concert ahead of Montreal Masters

Roger Federer later took to social media to thank the British group, commending them on a "wonderful show" adding, he "loved every minute of it."

Stanford Classic: Madison Keys upsets Garbine Muguruza to set up all-American final against CoCo Vandeweghe
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Stanford Classic: Madison Keys upsets Garbine Muguruza to set up all-American final against CoCo Vandeweghe

Keys, the third seed, needed just 57 minutes to subdue Muguruza, who claimed the second Grand Slam title of her career when she beat Venus Williams in the final at Wimbledon.

Washington Open: Bianca Andreescu becomes first 21st century-born player to defeat top-20 rival
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Washington Open: Bianca Andreescu becomes first 21st century-born player to defeat top-20 rival

Canadian 17-year-old Bianca Andreescu made tennis history on Thursday, becoming the first WTA player born in the 21st Century to defeat a top-20 rival by downing France's 13th-ranked Kristina Mladenovic.

Maria Sharapova handed wildcard entry to Cincinnati Masters ahead of US Open
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Maria Sharapova handed wildcard entry to Cincinnati Masters ahead of US Open

Former World No 1 and five-time Grand Slam title winner Sharapova is still rebuilding her career following a 15-month doping ban which ended in April.

Novak Djokovic to miss US Open 2017 due to elbow injury, say reports
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Novak Djokovic to miss US Open 2017 due to elbow injury, say reports

Djokovic retired hurt during the quarter-finals at Wimbledon and said he was considering taking a break from playing to recover from the long-standing injury to his right elbow.

Wimbledon 2017: Three matches under investigation for possible match-fixing
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Wimbledon 2017: Three matches under investigation for possible match-fixing

Two qualifying matches at Roehampton and one from the main Wimbledon draw triggered some bizarre betting patterns and are to be examined further.

Wimbledon 2017 marks the dawn of the new era of the Roger Federer-Express; rivals beware
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Wimbledon 2017 marks the dawn of the new era of the Roger Federer-Express; rivals beware

Roger Federer winning his eighth Wimbledon title is nothing short of special!