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Judging by his reaction in Brisbane on Friday, retirement is still a long way off for Australian veteran Lleyton Hewitt.
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7 hrs ago | Fiji Times
Update: 11:52AM THE Pacific has no history of success in the sport of tennis, but a group of talented young players from across the region are in Australia looking to raise standards.
11 hrs ago | ABC News 4 Charleston
DANIEL ISLAND, S.C. Sloane Stephens, World No. 12, has committed to the 2014 Family Circle Cup, March 29 April 6 in Charleston.
14 hrs ago | Shepparton News Online
Quigley, 12, was part of the Goulburn region tennis team that finished third at the 13-and-under girls' tournament in Sale and was selected to represent Country Victoria at the Foundation Cup Interstate Challenge.
Moments ago Federer tweeted at the new video promo for the match which is a rematch of a 5-setter won by Roger at the 2013 Australian Open.
The unyielding march of time weighs on elite athletes far more than on the rest of us.
Australian Open 2014 will welcome the world's best tennis players to Melbourne Park, with 99 of the top 100 men and 99 of the top 100 women confirmed for the first Grand Slam of the year.
A significant part of successful sport is knowing when you've won. Gung-ho behaviour can wipe out a slender lead; tactics can be too cavalier.
Usually at this point in the offseason, pro tennis player Melanie Oudin is putting in at least six hours a day of court time and fitness work.
Andy Murray has informed the BBC that reluctantly he will not be attending Sunday's Sports Personality of the Year programme and will instead stay in Miami, where he is working on rehab following back surgery in late September.
The move comes just over a week after 23-year-old Watt took out the title as the highest-placed amateur at the Australian Open when he finished tied 14th at Royal Sydney.
For the second year in a row the MCG was the most checked-in place in Australia for Facebook users.
ASB Classic organisers will welcome back this year's second seed as one of two wildcards for the next edition of the tournament.
Each December Australia's best players who are not already guaranteed direct acceptance into the Australian Open assemble at Melbourne Park for the Australian Open Play-off.
Staff Report KARACHI: Pakistan's tennis ace Aisamul Haq Qureshi will start his 2014 season along with his former partner India's Rohan Bopanna by appearing in the AIRCEL Chennai Open starting from December 30. After that Aisam and Bopanna will appear in Apia International Sydney, another ATP 250 event, which will start from January 6, 2014.
He was the star attraction at what felt like a rock concert, with music blaring and lasers flashing in a room at Abu Dhabi to celebrate the No.