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  1. Dimitrov edges closer to LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Grigor Dimitrov moved closer to qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals with a straight-sets victory over Mischa Zverev to reach the semi-finals of the Stockholm Open. Dimitrov, the tournament's top seed, needed six match points to complete the 6-3 6-4 victory which maintains his challenge for a debut appearance at the season-ending championships in London next month.

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  2. Wimbledon champ Muguruza earns WTA Player of the Year honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this July 15, 2017, file photo, Spain's Garbine Muguruza holds the trophy after defeating Venus Williams of the United States in the Women's Singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Muguruza is the WTA Player of the Year.

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  3. Tennis: Dimitrov through to semis in StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov moved closer to qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-3 6-4 victory over Germany's Mischa Zverev to reach the semi-finals of the Stockholm Open on Friday, setting up a clash with Fabio Fognini. FILE PHOTO: Tennis - Shanghai Masters tennis tournament - Shanghai, China - October 13, 2017 - Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria in action against Rafael Nadal of Spain.

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  4. Venus secures Muguruza rematch at WTA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Venus Williams will get an opportunity to avenge her Wimbledon final defeat by Garbine Muguruza at the eight-player WTA Finals after the veteran American was placed in the same round-robin group as the Spaniard at Friday's draw. FILE PHOTO: Tennis - Wimbledon - London, Britain - July 15, 2017 Venus Williams of the U.S. poses with the runner up trophy after losing the final against Spain's Garbine Muguruza.

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  5. Nick Kyrgios, Tomas Berdych Also Shut Down Their 2017 SeasonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Tennis Articles

    Nick Kyrgios and Tomas Berdych, 14th and 15th respectively in the Race for London, have opted to end their chances at making the finals and shut down their 2017 seasons. "Unfortunately due to the reoccurence of my hip injury which I originally suffered at Queen's, I am shutting down my season to make sure I can rehab and prepare as best as I possibly can for the Australian summer," Kyrgios wrote on twitter.

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  6. Berdych joins injury listRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Berdych, the world No 18, announced that he would miss tournaments in Vienna and Paris because of a back injury, and joins Australian Nick Kyrgios as the latest to end the season early. World No 3 Andy Murray has not played since Wimbledon while 12-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic, three-time major winner Stan Wawrinka, Kei Nishikori and Milos Raonic are the other top-ranked players who will not play competitively again in 2017.

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  7. Watson and Broady crash outRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    On a disappointing evening for Britain's women, Heather Watson and Naomi Broady crashed to quarter-final defeats at the Luxembourg Open. Watson fell 6-4 6-4 to Elise Mertens and never looked like troubling the Belgian, while Broady was beaten 6-0 5-7 6-1 by Puerto Rico's Monica Puig.

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  8. Sharapova, Puig to bring supplies to hurricane-hit Puerto RicoRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Washington, Oct 20 - Russia's Maria Sharapova and Olympic champion Monica Puig will go to Puerto Rico next week and bring necessary supplies to the island which was hit badly by Hurricane Maria last month. Sharapova is a five-time Grand Slam champion and Puig won Puerto Rico's first Olympic gold medal in any sport at the Rio de Janeiro Games last summer, reported Xinhua news agency.

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  9. US Open champions Sloane Stephens will compete at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai. Photo: EPARead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    US Open champion Sloane Stephens completed a swift recovery and was able to declare herself fit to compete at the end-of-season WTA Elite Trophy event in Zhuhai, China on Friday two weeks after withdrawing from contention at the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open citing a knee injury. "I'm excited to be coming to Zhuhai," said Stephens.

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  10. Kyrgios season ended by injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sky Sports

    The world number 20 is the latest high-profile player to see his season come to a premature end. Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka have all had their seasons cut short due to injury, while former world number four Tomas Berdych also ended his 2017 campaign on Thursday due to a back injury.

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  11. Tennis: Berdych, Kyrgios cut seasons short due to injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Czech Tomas Berdych and Australian Nick Kyrgios are the latest leading players to end their seasons early due to injury problems, they said on Thursday. Twelve-times grand slam champion Novak Djokovic, three-times major winner Stan Wawrinka, Kei Nishikori and Milos Raonic will not play competitively again in 2017.

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  12. Tennis: Berdych cuts season short with back problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Czech Tomas Berdych is the latest player to end his season early after announcing he would miss tournaments in Vienna and Paris because of a back injury. The 32-year-old world number 18 still had a remote chance of qualifying for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals for an eighth time.

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  13. Berdych cuts season short with back problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Czech Tomas Berdych is the latest player to end his season early after announcing he would miss tournaments in Vienna and Paris because of a back injury. Tennis - Laver Cup - 2nd Day - Prague, Czech Republic - September 23, 2017 - Tomas Berdych of team Europe in action against Nick Kyrgios of team World.

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  14. HS Sports Notebook: CHSAA girls' tennis regular season concludes with individualsRead the original story

    Thursday | SILive.com

    For the seventh straight year, Staten Island Academy produced the CHSAA girls' tennis singles tournament champion after sophomore Julia Lendel won the event for the second year in a row. Lendel dropped only two games in three matches and defeated St. Joseph Hill's Francesca Reres in the final.

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  15. WTA Finals: Darren Cahill Coaches by the NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New York Times

    Darren Cahill is one of tennis's leading television analysts, but first and foremost he is one of its leading coaches. His father, John, was an Australian rules football coach, but Cahill gravitated to a different sport.

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  16. Kyrgios troubled by injury againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sky Sports

    The third seed, who was given a bye in the first round in Antwerp, was playing his first singles match since being fined for his latest indiscretion in Shanghai, when he retired suddenly after losing the opening set to Steve Johnson. Kyrgios later blamed a stomach upset but flouted ATP rules by not undergoing a medical examination and forfeited his prize money.

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  17. WTA Finals: A Difficult Season Makes Caroline Garcia StrongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New York Times

    Caroline Garcia is ranked in the top 10 for the first time in her career. "So much happened this season," she said.

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  18. On Tennis: The Hard Part of Being No. 1 in Women's Tennis is Staying ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New York Times

    With the WTA Finals set to begin on Sunday in Singapore, the women's game has been minting new No. 1 players at breakneck pace.

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  19. Canterbury sporting identity Frederick Wilding's medals recovered from earthquake-hit stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Press On-Line

    Adam Gard'ner, general manager of Canterbury Tennis with Fred Wilding's collection of medals rescued from former Lancaster Park, homed now at Wilding Park. Canterbury sporting pioneer Frederick Wilding's medals have been rescued from a life of dust and neglect at the abandoned AMI Stadium and will be on display at the tennis stadium named after him.

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  20. 17 Athletes Who'll Inspire You to Love Your Damn SelfRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Self.com

    When she's not impressing people with her impeccable in body positivity on social media. Olympic athlete Kayla Harrison spends her spare time training young women in mixed martial arts, all the while encouraging them to feel confident.

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