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  1. A Detailed Look At International Tennis Hall of Fame NomineesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | World Tennis Magazine

    I have been in some discussions via my Twitter profile @TennisPublisher about statistics with regard to what is a "Hall of Fame worthy" resume through the years. I have generally felt that winning two major singles tournaments gets you into the Hall of Fame.

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  2. Kasatkina daring to be different in age of powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    FILE PHOTO: Roland Garros, Paris, France - June 5, 2018 Russia's Daria Kasatkina reacts during her quarter final match against Sloane Step LONDON - A criticism often levelled at elite women's tennis is that matches often appear generic with two players thumping high-velocity groundstrokes backwards and forwards until one of them runs out of ammunition. Far from walking out on court with one pre-programmed game style, the 21-year-old boasts a potpourri of tricks in her racket bag even Harry Potter might find tough to match.

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  3. Kasatkina daring to be different in age of powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A criticism often levelled at elite women's tennis is that matches often appear generic with two players thumping high-velocity groundstrokes backwards and forwards until one of them runs out of ammunition. Tennis - WTA Premier - Nature Valley Classic - Edgbaston Priory Club, Birmingham, Britain - June 21, 2018 Russia's Daria Kasatkina in action during her second round match against Ukraine's Lesia Tsurenko Action Images via Reuters/Ed Sykes LONDON: A criticism often levelled at elite women's tennis is that matches often appear generic with two players thumping high-velocity groundstrokes backwards and forwards until one of them runs out of ammunition.

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  4. Sports stars line up behind Putin, though some disagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... stars have long been a fixture in Russian political campaigns, while boxer Nikolai Valuev and tennis player Marat Safin are among a host of athletes who have represented the United Russia party in parliament. Kafelnikov said he, too, was approached ...

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  5. Sports stars line up behind Putin, though some disagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | KLTV Tyler

    ... stars have long been a fixture in Russian political campaigns, while boxer Nikolai Valuev and tennis player Marat Safin are among a host of athletes who have represented the United Russia party in parliament. Kafelnikov said he, too, was approached ...

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  6. Sports: Karen Khachanov: I love ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Groong

    ... a lot of games against the top players. Who is the source of your inspiration among present and former players? Marat Safin among former players, and Juan Martin Del Potro now. What relations do you have with the members of the Russian national team ...

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  7. Tennis player Safina grabs spotlight from brother SafinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Dinara Safina is no longer best known as former No. 1 men's player Marat Safin's precocious little sister.

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  8. Cilic seizes second chance to climb Swiss mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Canberra Times

    ... of tennis history, making everyone wonder just how deep he will go, and for how long. About ten years ago, when Marat Safin retired from professional tennis, the best four players were the same best four players in the game today. Until Stan ...

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  9. Federer advances to Australian Open semifinal against ChungRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... fans back home. The No. 58-ranked Chung is the lowest-ranked man to reach the Australian Open semifinals since Marat Safin in 2004. He's also the youngest to reach the last four at a major since Marin Cilic did it here in 2010. With Chung already ...

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  10. Hyeon Chung's stunning run continues into Australian Open semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Boston Herald

    ... fans back home. The No. 58-ranked Chung is the lowest-ranked man to reach the Australian Open semifinals since Marat Safin in 2004. He's also the youngest to reach the last four at a major since Marin Cilic did it here in 2010. With Chung already ...

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  11. Grigor Dimitrov eyes Australian Open tennis breakthrough to end 'Big Four' dominanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Throw in three for Stan Wawrinka and that's left slim pickings for their challengers, with 2005 Open champion Marat Safin and one-slam wonders Andy Roddick (2003), Gaston Gaudio (2004), Juan Martin del Potro (2009) and Marin Cilic (2014) the only ...

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  12. Nick Kyrgios entering Australian Open carrying heavy burden of public expectationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | ABC News

    ... Australian Opens, Hewitt got past the round of 16 just once in 2005. That year he lost the final to the Russian Marat Safin who was so relaxed you half expected him to smoke a cigar at the change of ends, while Hewitt's sheer willpower was for once ...

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  13. Marat Safin believes something is 'wrong' with tennisRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    London [UK], Dec 2 : Former world no. 1 and retired Russian tennis player Marat Safin feels that something is wrong with tennis if Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal are still the heavily dominant forces.

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  14. HrbatA1 2 is the new captain of the Slovak Davis-cup teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    Dominik HrbatA1 2, who is replacing Miloslav MeA A A , smoothly beat Karol KuA era. Dominik HrbatA1 2, who played in the 2005 Davis Cup finals, has become the new captain of the Slovak Davis Cup team.

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  15. Marat Safin explains why Rafael Nadal is far more impressive than Roger FedererRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Metro

    Marat Safin believes Rafael Nadal is a more impressive tennis player than Roger Federer because of how much harder he has to work than the 19-time Grand Slam champion. The former world No.

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