Kuznetsova, Safarova in semis of Prague Open

2016-04-28 21:47

Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova rallied to defeat Monica Puig in three sets and advance to the Prague Open semi-finals.


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Bacsinszky into Grand Prix SAR semi-finals

2016-04-28 21:44

Top-seeded Timea Bacsinszky advanced to the semi-finals of the Grand Prix SAR by defeating Johanna Larsson in straight sets.

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Safarova, Pliskova march on at Prague Open

2016-04-26 16:38

Second-seeded Lucie Safarova advanced to the second round of the Prague Open beating Mariana Duque-Marino.

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Kerber learns Melbourne lessons

2016-04-25 13:16

Angelique Kerber says she has learnt the lessons from her Australian Open triumph as she prepares for the French Open at Roland Garros.

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Chasing pack closing on Serena - Navratilova

2016-04-28 12:50

Serena Williams remains the "queen" of women's tennis but don't be surprised if she's no longer No 1 by the end of the year, Martina Navratilova has said.

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Makarova, Bertens advance at Grand Prix SAR

2016-04-25 18:58

Second-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia beat Alexandra Dulgheru in the first round of the Grand Prix SAR in Rabat.

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Kvitova moves past Halep in rankings

2016-04-25 13:14

Former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has moved past Simona Halep into sixth place in the latest WTA world rankings.

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Bacsinszky eases into second round in Rabat

2016-04-26 18:44

Top-seeded Timea Bacsinszky beat Anna Blinkova of Russia to reach the second round of the Grand Prix SAR.


'Tennis Citizen’ De Jager still has SA as priority

2016-04-26 13:47

Former Davis Cup captain John-Laffnie de Jager is back in SA with the priority of helping the game improve, writes Sy Lerman.

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Buyukakcay lands historic Istanbul title

2016-04-24 19:10

Cagla Buyukakcay capped a historic week at the Istanbul Cup by becoming the first Turkish winner of a WTA tournament.

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Kerber defends Stuttgart title

2016-04-24 15:27

Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber picked up her second title of 2016 with victory over Laura Siegemund in Stuttgart.

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Halep thrashed by qualifier in Stuttgart

2016-04-21 17:49

Simona Halep crashed to a chastening defeat against German qualifier Laura Siegemund in the second round of the Stuttgart Open.

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ITF: Hearing scheduled in Sharapova case

2016-04-20 14:00

ITF president David Haggerty says a disciplinary hearing is scheduled in Maria Sharapova's doping case.

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Serena leads unchanged top 10

2016-04-18 14:11

Serena Williams remains streets ahead of the rest in the latest WTA rankings released on Monday, with the top 10 unchanged.

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Czechs into Fed Cup final after edging Swiss

2016-04-17 19:28

The Czech Republic have secured a fifth Fed Cup final appearance in six years with victory over Switzerland.

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Fed Cup semis on a knife edge

2016-04-16 21:40

Fightbacks from Switzerland against holders Czech Republic and France against the Netherlands left the Fed Cup semi-finals on a knife edge.


SA tennis in a dismal state

2016-04-14 13:09

Sy Lerman rues the fact that South Africa will not be represented on the tennis court at the Olympic Games.

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Qualifier stuns Radwanska to reach Stuttgart final

2016-04-24 06:51

Qualifier Laura Siegemund has continued her amazing run at Stuttgart's WTA indoor clay-court tournament.

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Defending champ Kerber advances in Stuttgart

2016-04-20 21:57

Defending champion Angelique Kerber dug deep and came from behind to defeat Annika Beck at the Porsche Grand Prix.

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Kvitova sweeps past qualifier Chirico

2016-04-20 07:24

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic has swept past qualifier Luisa Chirico to reach the second round of the WTA Porsche Grand Prix.

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Falconi captures Bogota crown

2016-04-18 12:41

Fifth seed Irina Falconi captured her first WTA title in historic fashion, becoming the first American woman to win the Claro Open Colsanitas.

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Muguruza seals Spain's place in World Group

2016-04-17 14:06

Garbine Muguruza ensured Spain's place back in the World Group of the Fed Cup with a win over Italy's Roberta Vinci.

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Gavrilova v Keys in Fed Cup tie

2016-04-15 08:56

Russian-born Daria Gavrilova will open Australia's Fed Cup tie with the US against Madison Keys in her debut outing for her adopted country.

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Sharapova still faces hearing

2016-04-14 14:16

Five-time grand slam tennis champion Maria Sharapova still faces a hearing after testing positive for meldonium.

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Kerber reaches Stuttgart final

2016-04-23 16:19

Angelique Kerber reached the final of Stuttgart's WTA indoor clay-court tournament with a gritty win over Petra Kvitova.

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Pliskova upsets Safarova at Porsche Grand Prix

2016-04-20 19:52

Karolina Pliskova fired 16 aces to upset eighth-seeded Lucie Safarova at the WTA Porsche Grand Prix.

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Injured Wozniacki out of Madrid

2016-04-19 07:25

Former No 1 Caroline Wozniacki says she is pulling out of clay-court tournaments in Madrid and Rome because of an injured right ankle.

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Czech Rep to face France in Fed Cup final

2016-04-17 21:41

The Czech Republic will face France in the Fed Cup final after both teams advanced by beating Switzerland and Netherlands respectively.

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US seal Fed Cup win over Australia

2016-04-17 07:44

The United States booked a place in the Fed Cup World Group in 2017 when they defeated Australia in Brisbane.

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WADA's U-turn could affect Sharapova ban

2016-04-14 15:23

Athletes who tested positive for meldonium before March 1 could have bans overturned less than four months before the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

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Sharapova in Russian Olympic plans

2016-04-12 18:45

Russia says Maria Sharapova is still in its plans for the Olympic tennis tournament in August.



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