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Roger Federer Could Miss French Open for Birth of Third Child

Roger Federer has hinted he could miss the French Open next month to be with his wife Mirka Vavrinec, who is pregnant with the couple's third child and could give birth around that time.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Roger Federer, Australian Open, Wimbledon

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Sam Stosur not worried by Fed Cup home-court pressure against Germany in Brisbane

Home-court advantage suddenly sits well with Sam Stosur ahead of Australia's Fed Cup semi-final with Germany in Brisbane this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Casey Dellacqua, Australian Open, Alicia Molik

The Star Online

Nadal recovers from shaky start to go through

Claycourt machine Rafael Nadal recovered from a stuttering start to beat Russian qualifier Teymuraz Gabashvili 6-4 6-1 and reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Teymuraz Gabashvili, Novak Djokovic, Andreas Seppi, Roger Federer

Daily Mail

Laura Robson must not rush back from wrist injury, warns Judy...

Fed Cup captain Judy Murray believes Laura Robson cannot be too careful with the wrist injury which has blighted her season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Laura Robson, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, More Sports, Tennis, Kirsten Flipkens, Australian Open, Wimbledon

CNN

Belinda Bencic ready to embrace greatness

Belinda Bencic is a 17-year-old Swiss tennis prodigy who is set to become one of the stars of 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Roger Federer, Tennis, Stanislas Wawrinka, Wimbledon, Australian Open, Kimiko Date-Krumm

The Star Online

Women's tennis needs more variety: Court

Margaret Court: 'I wouldn't say today's game is one-dimensional but I do feel that the women's game today is lacking a bit of depth compared to the men's.'

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Serena Williams, Wimbledon, Li Na, Australian Open

BleacherReport

What Roger Federer Must Do at Monte Carlo to Build Momentum for 2014 French Open

Roger Federer has never won the Monte Carlo Masters title, but the Swiss star is ready to compete.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis Players, Roger Federer

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Scotsman.com

Tennis: a 25m to play for as Paris cash goes up

THE French Open prize money pool has risen to 25million after the country's tennis federation announced a three million euro increase to overall winnings yesterday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Roland Garros, Wimbledon, Australian Open, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic

ESPN

Garber: Will Serena dominate on dirt again?

Greg Garber discusses the biggest names in women's tennis and who he thinks is "trending up" or "trending down" for the clay-court season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Victoria Azarenka, Li Na, Australian Open, Roland Garros

India.com

Rafael Nadal admits playing on clay courts after hard court season is not an easy task

"Let's not forget that I only play five or six tournaments on clay a year," Nadal said in a press conference.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Nadal, Tennis Players, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Tomas Berdych, David Ferrer

BleacherReport

Novak Djokovic vs. Albert Montanes: Score and Recap from Monte-Carlo Masters

Novak Djokovic began his title defense at the Monte-Carlo Masters with a convincing 6-1, 6-0 victory over qualifier Albert Montanes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, Albert Montanes, More Sports

ABC News

French Open Prize Money Goes up to $34.5M

Prize money at the French Open will rise to more than 25 million euros this year, an increase of 3 million euros from last year.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Roland Garros

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Bradenton.com

John Isner appearance highlights main draw opener at Sarasota Open tennis tournament

But Isner has made his mark in tennis, boasting a No. 11 world ranking -- the highest for any American male tennis player.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, John Isner, More Sports, Tennis, Roland Garros, Donald Young, Michael Russell

The St Paul Journal

Vancouver's Pospisil loses to Spaniard in straight sets at Monte Carlo Masters

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Milos Raonic, Tennis, Davis Cup, Fabio Fognini

Tennis Panorama

Francis Tiafoe Wins Easter Bowl

With his ultimate goal of winning an ASICS Easter bowl finally complete, 16-year-old Francis Tiafoe said his focus will now turn to the junior Grand Slam events in the coming months, including the French Open and Wimbledon.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Wimbledon, US Open, BNP Paribas Open

Daily Mail

Serena Williams poses for Fitness magazine and reveals she learned to be proud of her body

The world No 1 admits to wishing she had a more athletic figure when she was younger but soon learned to love her body.

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Related Topix: Serena Williams, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, US Open

CBC News

Vasek Pospisil drops 1st-round match at Monte Carlo Masters

Canada's Vasek Pospisil returns the ball to Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut in their first-round match at the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Milos Raonic, Tennis, Davis Cup, Fabio Fognini

ABS-CBN News

Djokovic hits fast forward in Monte Carlo

Novak Djokovic believes he has hit the reset button on his 2014 season at exactly the right moment as the world number two enters the Monte Carlo Masters eager to begin his title defence.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, More Sports, Tennis, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Australian Open

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Record

Golf course owners recover from slump

Oil executive Ben Kenny has spent two and a half years and $24 million improving his golf course along the banks of the Chattahoochee River, adding lakes, streams, a new putting green and driving range.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Golf, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Golfers

The Star Online

Watch out for Asian tennis players

Japan's Erika Sema returning a shot during the BMW Malaysian Open qualifying in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Erika Sema, Tennis, Tennis Players, Li Na, Australian Open, Zhang Shuai, Peng Shuai

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