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1 hr ago | International Business Times

Rafael Nadal Set To Overtake Roger Federer Grand Slam Haul By 2017

Rafael Nadal is poised to equal Roger Federer's Grand Slam haul by the end of 2016 and ultimately surpass the maestro's tally by 2017, according to veteran tennis analyst Andrew Prochnow of Bleacher Reports.

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1 hr ago | International Business Times

Roger Federer Says He's Not Perfect, Talks About Retirement

Former world's no.1 Roger Federer is ready to make his return on the court after spending a vacation with his family.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Roger Federer, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, Grigor Dimitrov, Rafael Nadal

6 hrs ago | This is Local London

Sneak peek video: What removing the grass from Wimbledon Centre Court looks like...

The race is on to replace the green grass of Wimbledon Centre Court in time for next year's Championships! Ground staff are busy ripping up the old turf that only weeks ago provided the setting for Novak Djokovic's sensational victory over Roger Federer in five sets.

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10 hrs ago | Rediff.com

Who is the financially most valuable athlete?

The list is topped by American boxer Floyd Mayweather and includes golfer Tiger Woods and tennis stars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

International Business Times

Roger Federer Tops Forbes' List of Most Financially Valuable...

Fellow tennis athletes Maria Sharapova and Li Na also made the list who were sitting comfortably at the fourth and eighth places with $23 million and $15 million, respectively.

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New York Post

How these supernerds won $5M playing video games

China's dream team, Team Newbee, hold up the trophy after winning The International DOTA 2 Championships in Seattle on July 21. Playing computer games is no longer a hobby, it's a professional sport that comes with a prize pool worth more than $10 million.

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Nerve News

Djokovic retains singles top spot, Paes 13th in doubles

New Delhi, July 22 - Serbian Novak Djokovic sits atop the ATP singles rankings with 13,130 points while Spaniard Rafael Nadal is not far behind in second place with 12,670 points.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Leander Paes, Tennis, Tennis Players

Mon Jul 21, 2014

ATP World Tour

Federer, Tiger Woods Are Most Financially Valuable Athletes

Roger Federer and golfer Tiger Woods are the most financially valuable athletes on earth.

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International Business Times

Roger Federer's Season Called Disappointment; Maestro To Launch Secret Weapon in Market

Roger Federer has been the gold standard of tennis excellence for quite some time now.

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The Oregonian

Can Roger Federer top the great major-free seasons of Andre Agassi and Rod Laver?

The Grand Slam tournaments are everything in tennis, with titles won at the majors certain to be in the first sentence of every great champion's obituary.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Summer Olympic, Roger Federer, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Andre Agassi, Wimbledon

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Daily Mail

Rory McIlroy is like Usain Bolt in full stride or Roger Federer at full stretch

Tiger Woods once said that the champions of golf are measured by their performances in the majors but there is something that even separates men like Woods from the rest.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Switched

Roger Federer And Lindsey Vonn Play Tennis Atop A Glacier

Roger Federer had home-nation advantage for his unlikely tennis match with Lindsey Vonn, but it was the skier who may have been more at home in the conditions.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Stakhovsky cruises into LG&T Challenger semifinalsStakhovsky cruises...

Stakhovsky cruises into LG&T Challenger semifinals Top-seeded Klahn withdraws with injury Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1mZij52 Sergiy Stakhovsky hits the ball back to Thanasi Kokkinakis as they play on Friday during the Levene Gouldin & Thompson Tennis Challenger at Recreation Park.

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MacLeans

Milos Raonic on Wimbledon, changing coaches, and aiming for the top

Tall, soft-spoken and armed with a Howitzer of a serve, Milos Raonic is now making Canadian tennis history everywhere he goes.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Tennis

Gentleman's Disagreement

One of the most memorable moments in sports occurred in 1989 at the French Open, when Michael Chang -exhausted, cramping, hobbling-had the temerity to hit an underhand serve at a critical juncture in his fourth-round clash with heavily favored and highly seeded Ivan Lendl .

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Tennis Panorama

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal to Headline U. S. Open

The USTA announced that world No. 1 Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal lead the men's singles field for the 2014 US Open Tennis Championships.

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Examiner.com

Roger Federer and Lindsey Vonn play tennis at 'Top of Europe' for Lindt

A tennis match on a glacier , sponsored by a chocolatier? Yes please, said skier Lindsey Vonn to Roger Federer when he invited her to participate in an exhibition.

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ESPN

Tandon: Going forward, Federer looking back

Roger Federer looked a lot like the Roger of old at Wimbledon this year, and it wasn't just about how he played.

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Daily Star

VIDEO: Hilarious moment Wimbledon prankster fools crowds into thinking he's a tennis star

Is it Andy Murray? Novak Djokovic maybe? Roger Federer? Nope, it's a prankster fooling the Wimbledon masses into thinking he's a tennis ace.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Jared Donaldson shows glimpses, but falls at LGT Challenger

Through nearly the entirety of the first two sets of his second-round match against Daniel Cox on Wednesday at the Levene Gouldin & Thompson Tennis Challenger, 17-year-old Jared Donaldson showed why he's an ascending talent in American tennis.

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