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2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

Hercog beats Zhang to reach 2nd round in Marrakech

She had been sidelined by a right rib injury since the Australian Open, where she retired in the first round because of a right shoulder injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Polona Hercog, Tennis, Zhang Shuai, Australian Open

7 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

Ivanovic beats Lisicki in 1st round at Stuttgart

Ana Ivanovic defeated Sabine Lisicki 6-1, 6-3 to send the Wimbledon finalist out in the first round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Ana Ivanovic, Sabine Lisicki, Wimbledon, French Open, Julia Goerges

7 hrs ago | CNN

Rafael Nadal advances to the third round at the Barcelona Open, David Ferrer loses

Second-seeded David Ferrer was ousted from the Barcelona Open by a Russian opponent for the second straight year and defending champion Rafael Nadal labored to victory on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Ferrer, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Teymuraz Gabashvili, Albert Ramos

11 hrs ago | ESPN

Tennis: The women's tennis revolution in China

ESPN.com senior writer Howard Bryant discusses just how Li Na has been able to succeed by choosing to break free instead of staying in the Chinese Communist Party's tennis programs.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Peng Shuai (2008 Beijing Olympics), Olympic Fencing, Sports, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Shuai Peng, More Sports, Li Na, Tennis, French Open

15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Maria Sharapova vs. Lucie Safarova 2014 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix live streaming

Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot against Serena Williams of the USA during their match on day 11 of the Sony Open at Crandon Park Tennis Center on March 27, 2014 in Key Biscayne, Florida.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Maria Sharapova, Tennis, Lucie Safarova, Serena Williams

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Defending champ Schiavone loses in 1st round

Schiavone, the 2010 French Open champion, trailed 4-0 in the first set and 4-1 in the second as she slipped to a ninth first-round exit in 11 tournaments this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Francesca Schiavone, More Sports, Tennis, Beatriz Garcia Vidagany, French Open, Patricia Mayr-Achleitner, Daniela Hantuchova, Peng Shuai

Burnley Citizen

Freedom of the city for Murray

Tennis star Andy Murray is to receive the freedom of Stirling and an honorary degree from the university where he trained as a boy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, More Sports, Andy Murray, Tennis, Wimbledon

Blackpool Citizen

Rusedski to coach Edmund

The 19-year-old was highly thought of as a junior and has made encouraging progress up the senior rankings under the tutelage of Lawn Tennis Association coach Colin Beecher.

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Related Topix: Sports, James Ward, More Sports, Tennis, Andy Murray, Wimbledon

CNN

Seppi and Mahut knocked out early in Bucharest

Sixth-seeded Andreas Seppi was knocked out of the first round of the Nastase Tiriac Trophy on Tuesday, along with seventh-seeded Nicolas Mahut.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Andreas Seppi, Carlos Berlocq, Victor Hanescu

ABC News

Sharapova Survives Scare to Progress at Stuttgart

Defending champion Maria Sharapova survived a first-round scare at the Porsche Grand Prix by defeating Lucie Safarova 7-6 , 6-7 , 7-6 on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Maria Sharapova, Lucie Safarova

The News Tribune

Djokovic: Wrist better, will try to play in Madrid

Novak Djokovic of Serbia loses his racket during their semifinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament against Roger Federer of Switzerland, in Monaco, Saturday, April, 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Novak Djokovic, More Sports, Tennis, Roger Federer, French Open

KDWN

Mayr-Achleitner upsets Svitolina in Marrakech

Patricia Mayr-Achleitner of Austria surprised second-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 7-6 , 3-6, 6-2 in the first round of the Grand Prix SAR on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Patricia Mayr-Achleitner, Sports, More Sports, Tennis

Sky Sports

Barcelona Open preview

This week is given more than a little extra spice by the fact that he could well be facing David Ferrer in the final.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Ferrer, More Sports, Tennis, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Australian Open

Mon Apr 21, 2014

NewsOK.com

Kanepi advances in Stuttgart, Wozniacki pulls out

Kaia Kanepi of Estonia defeated lucky loser Johanna Konta of Britain 7-6 , 6-4 to book her place in the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Kaia Kanepi

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Galion man falls on trimming shears, dies

A city man died Saturday afternoon from injuries he received while working at his home.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Todd Martin, Tennis

El Paso Times

Ferrer to start at Barcelona vs. Gabashvili

David Ferrer will begin a 12th quest for a first Barcelona Open title by facing Teymuraz Gabashvili after the Russian beat Michal Przysiezny 6-3, 6-4 in the first round on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Teymuraz Gabashvili, Tennis, Michal Przysiezny, Fabio Fognini, Santiago Giraldo, Igor Sijsling

Examiner.com

Is Donna Vekic the hottest woman in tennis in 2014?

Is Donna Vekic the hottest woman in tennis in 2014? That's a question many tennis fans are going to be asking this year as the young Croatian beauty continues to make a name for herself in women's tennis.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Dominika Cibulkova

Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov Drops to 16th Place

Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov is now sixteenth in the ATP world rankings , losing two positions after he suffered a defeat from Spain's David Ferrer.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Grigor Dimitrov

The Campbell Reporter

Sports digest: Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76.

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became a symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Australian Open, Tennis, Virginie Razzano

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Tennis Panorama

France Edges USA in Fed Cup World Group Play-Offs

The Fed Cup World Group Play-off tie between France and the USA came down to the final match - the doubles rubber.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Fed Cup, Tennis, Virginie Razzano, Sloane Stephens, Amelie Mauresmo

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