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  1. Australian Open rulers: The 10 people who made the year's first Grand Slam specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Daily Mail

    ... say about winning? If you had said, post-Wimbledon, that the next two female Grand Slam champions would be Flavia Pennetta and Angelique Kerber... well, nobody could have said it. Good luck to the German, so courageous in the final, but how has she ...

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  2. Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber... the people who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Daily Mail

    ... in Australia? If you had said, post-Wimbledon, that the next two female Grand Slam champions would be Flavia Pennetta and Angelique Kerber... well, nobody could have possibly said it. While the men's game is starting to look predictable the women's ...

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  3. 'Die-hard' sports fan Renzi is boosting Rome's Olympic bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The New Zealand Herald

    " When Italian Premier Matteo Renzi flew to New York to witness the all-Italian U.S. Open final between Flavia Pennetta and Roberta Vinci in September, it was a source of controversy at home. Critics decried the use of a government plane for a personal trip, while supporters trumpeted his celebration of two Italian athletes on a world stage.

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  4. Kerber upsets Serena for Aussie titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... 33 majors to win the title -- sixth on the list for longest waits that is topped by 2015 U.S. Open champion Flavia Pennetta's 49. Williams admitted previously she became nervous and was stalled for a while trying to get to 18 major titles, to equal ...

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  5. No. 7 Kerber Stuns Serena In Australian Open FinalRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | CBS Local

    ... 33 majors to win the title - sixth on the list for longest waits that is topped by 2015 U.S. Open champion Flavia Pennetta's 49. Williams admitted previously she became nervous and was stalled for a while trying to get to 18 major titles, to equal ...

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  6. Kerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... 33 majors to win the title - sixth on the list for longest waits that is topped by 2015 U.S. Open champion Flavia Pennetta's 49. Williams admitted previously she became nervous and was stalled for a while trying to get to 18 major titles, to equal ...

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  7. Kerber upsets Serena to win Aussie OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | YESNetwork

    ... 33 majors to win the title - sixth on the list for longest waits that is topped by 2015 U.S. Open champion Flavia Pennetta's 49. Williams admitted previously she became nervous and was stalled for a while trying to get to 18 major titles, to equal ...

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  8. Australian Open 2016: Kerber completes stunning upset to deny Williams wins a 7th singles crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Age

    ... At 28, the new world No.2 is also the seventh-oldest first-time grand slam winner behind the most recent, Flavia Pennetta, at the US Open last year. "When I played here first round, was a match point down, so was with one leg in plane to Germany," ...

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  9. 8 Stats to Get you Primed for the Williams-Kerber Australian Open FinalRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Tennis Now

    ... Court (3), Martina Navratilova (3), Chris Evert (2), Billie Jean King (2), Ann Jones (1), Li Na (1), Flavia Pennetta (1) and Virginia Wade (1). Pretty hard not to be blown away by that stat. If Kerber wins the title, she would be the seventh-oldest ...

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  10. Sports stars we will miss this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... with nerves he had to quit the game. After beating Italian compatriot Roberta Vinci to win the 2015 US Open, Flavia Pennetta announced she was quitting at the end of the season. She retired with a top 10 ranking and 11 WTA titles. She was introduced ...

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  11. 'Backbone of the NHS': Junior doctors strike over contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Echo

    ... After producing one of the biggest upsets ever in women's tennis, Vinci lost in the final to fellow Italian Flavia Pennetta. She also had her left ankle treated by a trainer, but shook off any injury concerns, saying, "pain is my second name". He ...

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  12. A cyberattack has caused a number of government websites to go downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Echo

    ... After producing one of the biggest upsets ever in women's tennis, Vinci lost in the final to fellow Italian Flavia Pennetta. Her sister, Serena, didn't offer many clues after her second-round win over Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei on Wednesday. A recent ...

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  13. Australian Open 2016: After enthralling 2015, a wish list for the coming yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Tennis dreamed big in 2015, with Serena Williams coming agonisingly close to the first Grand Slam in 27 years. Even when she faltered, the excellent story lines did not, as Flavia Pennetta seized the chance to fulfill her dreams by winning the U.S. Open - her first major singles title - at age 33. Matching such narratives will be a challenge in 2016, but with another tennis season about to get serious, with the Australian Open this week, duty still calls.

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  14. Serena Williams claims she is at '130 per cent' as champion shrugs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Daily Mail

    ... is being described as the most open Grand Slam in recent years, with the unlikely winner of the last one, Flavia Pennetta, now in retirement. It means that the second favourite for the title is twice champion Victoria Azarenka, although she did not ...

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  15. Injuries a concern ahead of Aussie OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Iol.co.za

    ... tournament with a sore knee. But the 21-time Grand Slam-winner is not alone, with only her sister Venus and Flavia Pennetta - who has retired - unscathed among the women's top 10. Simona Halep, Garbine Muguruza, Agnieszka Radwanska and Maria ...

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  16. Good Open seeding for TomicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Yahoo!

    ... due to the absence of French Open runner-up Lucie Safarova, the world No.9, and retired US Open champion Flavia Pennetta, still eighth in the standings. But Stosur still missed a top-24 seeding by a spot, leaving her very much at the mercy of ...

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  17. Rain delays shape finals pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... but a few hundred spectators. The ASB Classic final was shifted indoors in 2012, which led to Peng Shuai and Flavia Pennetta playing the biggest game of the week in front of fewer than 400 people. In tennis, rain delays are common - often leading to ...

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  18. ASB Classic semifinals face possible washout as heavy rain hits AucklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... y moved to an indoor court and played in front of no more than 100 people. In that final, Zheng Jie defeated Flavia Pennetta, with the Italian retiring when down 2-0 in the second set.

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  19. Azarenka proved too much to handle against VinciRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... to match the Belorussian. Vinci made it all the way to the U.S. Open final where even though she lost to Flavia Pennetta her current rank of 15th was a huge jump in the right direction. Vinci's first two games have both been upsets of strong ...

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  20. Tennis: Halep learning the lingo, and how to be a winner, from new Australian coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... An adidas development coach, Cahill could not be involved in Halep's semi-final loss to adidas stablemate Flavia Pennetta at the US Open. That collaborative caveat has now been removed. "Now he's mine, only mine," Halep, the 2014 French Open ...

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