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  1. Wawrinka puts away Sock at Rogers CupRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Walkerton Herald Times

    Second seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland downed American Jack Sock 7-6 , 6-2 on Wednesday in the third round of the Rogers Cup. Sock forced a tiebreak in the first set, even taking a 3-2 lead, but Wawrinka won four conseuctive points to win the set.

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  2. Halap reaches Rogers Cup quarter-finals-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Journal Argus

    Simona Halep of Romania celebrates her victory over Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic during third round of play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Thursday July 28, 2016 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson Simona Halep of Romania returns to Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic during third round of play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Thursday July 28, 2016 in Montreal.

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  3. Nishikori into Rogers quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Sky Sports

    The third seed from Japan won 6-3 6-4 against the world No 118, moving into the final eight of the Toronto tournament that will serve as a warm-up to the Olympics. Nishikori broke twice consecutively to take the first set away from Ram, before crucially saving three break points on his first serve in the second set.

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  4. Rogers Cup: Canadian tennis fans cheer on Eugenie BouchardRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | GlobalNews

    Round three tennis matches were underway Thursday at Montreal's Rogers Cup with the sport's top women from around the world competed for the $2.4 million prize. The crowd favourite is building off her momentum after Wednesday's big victory over number 10 seed , Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia, in 6-2, 6-0.

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  5. Dream of 3-D mural honoring American workers nearer realityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... support from both little- and well-known names, including personal friend and actor Paul Newman, Mohammad Ali and tennis pro Andre Agassi. Multiple images and symbols of the American workforce - from auto plant workers to NASA scientists - will ...

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  6. Fifth-seeded Halep downs Pliskova to reach Rogers Cup quarter-finalsRead the original story

    19 min ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Fifth-seeded Simona Halep of Romania bulled past 14th seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals of the US$2.4 million women's Rogers Cup on Thursday. Russian Daria Kasatkina upset seventh-seeded Roberta Vinci of Italy 7-5, 6-3 in another third round match at Uniprix Stadium.

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  7. Meet tennis' latest sensation, Denis ShapovalovRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | ABC News

    ... 'Shapo,' then second part is 'valov.' So if you put it together: 'Shapo-valov,'" he explained. Although most aspiring tennis pros in Canada typically train at the National Tennis Center in Montreal, Shapovalov uses a Toronto-area club started by his ...

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  8. Rafael Nadal's Olympic participation remains the subject of speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Nadal is due to be Spain's flag-bearer at the Games in Rio but is battling a wrist problem - he previously missed out on the honour due to injury in London four years ago. Team-mate David Ferrer said on Thursday that the 14-time Grand Slam winner will definitely travel to Brazil, while Nadal's coach and uncle Toni was encouraged by Wednesday's hit-out with Wimbledon champion Andy Murray.

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  9. NOSTALGIA: Team spirit carried England to famous 1966 World Cup triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | York Press

    They started to believe they could do it after defeating Argentina 1-0 in the quarter-finals in what was undoubtedly one of the most controversial matches in the tournament's history. The south Americans committed foul after foul, and Antonio Rattin was sent off for a 'tackle' on Bobby Charlton but refused to go.

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  10. Cup honours go on the lineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Benalla Ensign

    Echuca tennis player Isabella Crossman will team up with three Bendigo juniors this weekend to compete against the best players in Victoria aged 11 and under. Echuca tennis player Isabella Crossman, 9, is all set to represent the Loddon Campaspe team at the prestigious Frank Sedgman Cup this weekend.

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  11. Serena Williams Answers Vogue's 73 Questions About Life, Love, & ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Perez Hilton

    Which is why we were so pumped to learn the tennis pro had become the latest celebrity to participate in Vogue 's 73 Questions series. Fierce! For the video, the Wimbledon champ dished about not only her career, but shared her thoughts on music and relationships too.

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  12. Local Conference Seeks to Empower Creatives' Business SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    Courtesy Photo Sonia Davis Guiterrez, founder and president of New Design School, gives a lecture on how to form a professional contract at an Artists Helping Artists event from the Northwest Arkansas Creative Arts Network. For many artists, musicians, creatives of any sort, there's always been a stigma associated with their line of work: if they aren't famous, they're a starving artist.

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  13. Eugenie Bouchard will represent Canada at 2016 Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sporting News

    ... had express doubts over participation in the Games, spawned by fear of the Zika virus and other questions. Numerous tennis players have backed out of playing at Rio, including Canada's Milos Raonic. Among women, significant refusals came from Simona ...

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  14. Chris Wood might be the one tour pro happy about the heat and humidityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Golf World

    ... morning he woke up with a sore neck. "My friends were joking that it was my head going [back and forth] watching the tennis," Wood said. "But we got to watch from the Royal Box, so it was just straight on." The pain and stiffness continued, causing ...

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  15. In pictures: Meet Andy Murray the Scottish lion cub who was born day of Wimbledon finalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    An African lion cub born the day before the men's Wimbledon final has been named after champion Andy Murray in recognition of the tennis star's status as "the pride of Scotland". The adorable male cub - to be known as Murray - is one of four born to lioness Karis, a first-time mother at Blair Drummond Safari Park near Stirling.

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  16. Henry Bemridge, playing at the flagship Highbury Fields Tennis GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bury Times

    BURY may be blessed with a number of high-calibre tennis clubs, but enthusiast Sally Kinnes believes there tennis lovers in the town whose passion is not catered for. The London-based journalist and her partner Nigel Billen are behind a new national initiative called localtennisleagues.com, which, in partnership with the LTA, acts as an internet matchmaking service for people who want to play competitive, friendly tennis.

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  17. Third Round Action Set for the Rogers Cup in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pro Tennis Fan

    ... third round loss at Wimbledon and showed some rust in his return to hardcourts. Always favored in the LeoVegas Tennis odds , the world No. 1 defeated a tough Gilles Muller 7-5, 7-6(3). Djokovic displayed no discomfort with his right arm as he had ...

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  18. Jared Donaldson is reaching new heights in tennisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... after Wednesday's action. Donaldson, who is 19 years and nine months, is having the best week of his professional tennis life. He will play fourth-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada on Thursday in the third round in a featured Center Court match of an ...

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  19. Councils tee up for bidRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tacoma Weekly

    HOPEFUL. The U.S. Open last summer was the first time the premier golf tournament had been played in the Pacific Northwest.

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  20. Rafael Nadal on course for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... match with Marcel Granollers. His participation in Rio was confirmed earlier this month when the International Tennis Federation cleared him to play despite his lack of Davis Cup matches. "To start [his return] with the Olympics is not easy, here ...

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