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  1. Tennis: Peng Shuai to partner Andrea Hlavackova after WTA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Straits Times

    Peng Shuai of China and her partner Andrea Hlavackova of Czech Republic pose with the trophy after winning their women's doubles final match at the China Open Tennis Tournament, in Beijing on Oct 4, 2014. Peng said her new doubles partner will most likely be Czech Republic's Andrea Hlavackova, after she ends her partnership with Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei after the WTA Finals in Singapore.

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  2. Russian plane crash: snowplow driver was drunkRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Fabio Fognini playing defending champion Spain's Rafael Nadal during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France. The CEO of French oil giant Total SA was killed when his corporate jet ...

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  3. Rafael Nadal eases past Simone Bolelli at Swiss Indoors despite ongoing appendix problemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    Former world number one Rafael Nadal was not affected with an ongoing appendix problem as he drifted through a straight set win in his first round match against Italian tennis ace Simone Bolelli at the Swiss Indoors on Monday. The Spaniard, who has been on a 10-day antibiotic regime for an appendix that would have to be removed in the coming weeks, won 6-2, 6-2 and recorded his first victory in three visits to Basel in just 71 minutes breaking Bolelli four times.

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  4. Chinese Tennis Star Li Na Rules Out Changing Stance on Retirement, Plans To Setup Tennis AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Many followers of Chinese tennis sensation Li Na are still finding a hard time getting over the shock retirement of the tennis star just months after she captured her second Grand Slam title. At a ripe age of 32, Li Na was said to be peaking at the right time and is ready to compete with the top echelon in the sport, the main reason why many pundits are speculating that the former world number two will have a change of heart and return to the sport.

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  5. Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Andy Murray Wants Mother Judy Murray To "Raise Her Game"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... longer and he can eventually see her dance in person. Andy Murray of Britain returns a shot during his men's singles tennis match against David Ferrer of Spain at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai October 9, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song ...

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  6. Serena Williams Defeats Ana Ivanovic In WTA Finals OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... her trophy after defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in their women's singles finals match at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 7, 2014. "I just found out last time that I was 15 matches and I was like, 'Oh boy, not ...

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  7. Day in Sports: Gimme thatRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, left, and Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis fight for the ball during the first quarter of a preseason game in Dallas. Day in Sports Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, left, and Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis fight for the ball during the first quarter of a preseason game in Dallas.

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  8. Review: Sarah McLachlan shines in breathtaking Vancouver concertRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    At 46, the singer is enjoying a newfound groove sparked by new love , a new label , and a new album involving a new production partner . McLachlan has many reasons to be excited about her life and her career in 2014, and you could feel it at the Orpheum Monday night.

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  9. Serving stigmas still haunting resurgent IvanovicRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    When Ana Ivanovic crunched Serena Williams's opening serve back past the world number one for a venomous winner it suggested she wasn't going to be overawed by her illustrious opponent. The Serb's own serve, however, told a different story.

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  10. Serena beats Ivanovic in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | China Daily

    A new venue, an injury-hit preparation and insults from a top sports official - none of it could stop Serena Williams' winning streak at the WTA Finals. The three-time defending champion made it 16-straight wins at the season-ending championships by beating Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 6-4 in Monday's tournament opener, shaking off the injuries that forced her out of her previous two tournaments and the off-court distraction of disparaging comments about her from Russian tennis official Shamil Tarpischev.

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  11. WTA Finals: Williams, Halep enjoy opening winsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Serena Williams of the United States slips over during her victory against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia in their round robin match of the BNP Paribas WTA Finals at Singapore Sports Hub. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images erena Williams shook off the rust and a feisty challenge from Serbia's Ana Ivanovic to open the defence of her WTA Finals title with a 6-4, 6-4 victory in the opening match of the elite eight-player tournament on Monday.

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  12. Roger Federer Starts Practicing On Clay For The Davis Cup FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... with the trophy after winning the men's singles final match against Gilles Simon of France at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai October 12, 2014. Federer claimed one of the few titles to have previously eluded him after he overcame ...

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  13. Toni Nadal Says Roger Federer Is The Greatest Of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Toni Nadal, the coach and uncle of Rafael Nadal, has said that Roger Federer is the greatest tennis player of all time. Does it mean Toni has doubts that his protg can ascend up the pinnacle as the greatest tennis player of all time? Toni Nadal, coach and uncle of Rafael Nadal of Spain, attends his men's singles final match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne January 26, 2014.

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  14. Tennis: Peng and Hsieh start WTA Finals doubles campaign against Spanish pairRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Reigning French Open champions Hsieh Su-wei and Peng Shuai will begin the defence of their WTA Finals doubles crown against Spanish pair Garbine Muguruza and Carla Suarez Navarro, after the WTA Finals doubles draw was conducted on Tuesday morning. This is the duo's last tournament together as a pair, and both will be playing with new partners after the WTA season-ender.

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  15. NoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... three teams qualify for next year's World Cup in Canada, while the fourth-place team will face Ecuador in a playoff. Tennis: Serena Williams won her opening match at the WTA Finals in Singapore, beating Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 6-4 in the Red Group . In ...

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  16. Halep beats Bouchard at WTA finalsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    World number four Simona Halep took a fast win in the WTA Finals in Singapore on Monday against fifth-ranked Eugenie Bouchard, who defeated her in a Wimbledon semifinal earlier this year. World number one Serena Williams was off to a good start, too, as she overwhelmed former French Open winner Ana Ivanovic, who is now the world number seven, in two straight sets 6-4, 6-4.

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  17. Serena Williams slams 'racist,' 'sexist' comment about...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    Serena Williams of the U.S. returns a shot against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during their singles tennis match at the WTA Finals in Singapore, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Williams won her opening match at the WTA Finals on Monday, beating Ivanovic 6-4, 6-4 in the Red Group for her 16th consecutive victory at the season-ending tournament.

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  18. V. Stiviano’s lawsuit against Shelly Sterling is dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    A judge reversed course and dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling's mistress, V. Stiviano, against Shelly Sterling, the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge reversed course Monday and dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling's mistress against the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner.

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  19. Roger Federer Moves In On Novak Djokovic In ATP Race To London RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... of Switzerland returns a shot to Gilles Simon of France during the men's singles final match at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai October 12, 2014. The 17-time Grand Slam champion is expected to play next at Paris (1000 points), ...

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  20. Sharapova, Bouchard, Ivanovic, Williams, Wozniacki, Radwanska,...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Female tennis athletes are often seen in a sport setting. Rarely do female athletes get to flaunt their glamourous beauty albeit sometimes they can be seen rocking a sexy swimsuit or costume for a magazine cover.

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