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  1. Does Roger Federer have another Grand Slam in him? French Open holds promise of answerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... of Grand Slam titles. Defending champion Russia's Maria Sharapova practices during a training session for the French Tennis Open at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, Saturday, May 23, 2015. The French Open starts Sunday. (AP Photo/Francois Mori) ...

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  2. Paris remains the missing linkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Djokovic goes into the French Open as the overwhelming favourite, but the world No 1 is still looking for his first slam title at Roland Garros Novak Djokovic goes into the French Open as the favourite but he's still yet to win at Roland Garros. Photo: AFP Novak Djokovic can become just the eighth man to complete the career grand slam with a maiden French Open victory, but the world number one steps into Roland Garros badly bruised by his Paris history.

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  3. Clock ticks but fortune smiles for Federer at French OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball during a training session for the French Tennis Open at the Roland Garros stadium, Friday, May 22, 2015 in Paris. The French Open starts Sunday.

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  4. French Open draw tough on NadalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Japan Times

    The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris.

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  5. Leonardo Mayer reaches the Nice final after beating young gun Borna Coric.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... other clay-court event in Gstaad, eased past Santiago Giraldo of Colombia 6-3 6-4. FRENCH OPEN DRAW. The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael ...

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  6. Murray: Mauresmo experience keyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... or Rafael Nadal would provide the sternest test of his technical and tactical mettle, but Murray believes his best tennis comes from instinct. "The less you think the better on the tennis court," Murray said. "It's very easy to over-complicate ...

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  7. French Open 2015 Draw: Opening Schedule and Tournament PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    It's Grand Slam time once again, as the French Open takes centre stage at Roland Garros, with all eyes on the big four of men's tennis. Rafael Nadal has dominated this tournament for the past decade, but he could well face his toughest test yet in the French capital after coming into the tournament as the No.

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  8. Serena Williams on a collision course with Maria SharapovaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    The two biggest names and highest earners in women's sport will set off on another collision course on Sunday. Serena Williams is a 19-time grand slam winner, at 33 still the undisputed queen of tennis and the top seed.

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  9. French hopes looking dimRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... Had a lot of rehab. I just picked up the racquet maybe four days ago, four, five days ago. Maybe I miss a bit of tennis, but every day it's getting better. I have few more days. As for Gasquet, a tournament win on clay in Portugal at the start of ...

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  10. Federer in action on day oneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Roger Federer will be the star name in action on day one of the French Open at Roland Garros on Sunday. The second seed and 17-time Grand Slam champion will open his campaign against qualifier Alejandro Falla in the second match on Court Philippe Chatrier.

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  11. Tennis star Novak Djokovic: What lies in the future for this great player?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Merinews

    Considered to be one of the greatest tennis players ever, Serbian Novak Djokovic is currently ranked No.1 in the world. He has won 8 Grand Slam singles titles and has held this No.1 ATP ranking now for 147 weeks in a row.

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  12. 'Humble' Nadal receives Paris's top honourRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Central Chronicle

    ... as the "most important city" in his career, and the one where he "came of age as a sportsman". "Roland Garros is tennis and Roland Garros is Paris," he continued. "But for me, it's something special. This is the tournament that made me reach ...

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  13. French Open - Rafael Nadal seeding could hurt Novak Djokovic, says Roger FedererRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Rafael Nadal's seeding for this year's French Open will have little bearing on defending his crown but could be bad news for pre-tournament favourite Novak Djokovic, claims Roger Federer. The Spaniard's seeding pits him in the same side of the draw as world number one Novak Djokovic and the pair could meet in the quarter-finals.

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  14. Murray's delight with clay formRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Andy Murray believes he is in the best claycourt form of his career ahead of his French Open title bid in Paris. Murray won his maiden claycourt title in Munich earlier this month and followed that up by beating Rafael Nadal in Madrid, his first-ever win on the surface against the nine-time French Open champion.

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  15. You can't lie on court - NadalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    After a recent defeat by Italian showman Fabio Fognini the 14-times grand slam champion described his feared forehand as "vulgar" while other defeats have prompted him to admit he is suffering from nerves and a loss of confidence. Hardly the language expected from one of the toughest competitors the sport has seen but Nadal says it is pointless trying to bluff his way through a poor spell.

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  16. Tomic a certain French Open starterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Bernard Tomic has dispelled lingering fitness doubts to declare himself a certain starter for the French Open, which gets underway in Paris on Sunday. Australia's top-ranked men's player retired with a virus during his opening-round match at last week's Nice Open.

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  17. Andre Agassi Academy teacher charged in child sex assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A former special education teacher at Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, a Las Vegas school founded by the tennis superstar, has been charged along with her ex-boyfriend for allegedly sexually assaulting a child for four years. Shannon Giardino, a former special education teacher at Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy in Las Vegas, is charged with sexually assaulting a child.

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  18. Richa, Ali to team up for Mahesh Bhupati's nextRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Central Chronicle

    Tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi is set to co-produce his third film, Richa Chadda-Ali Fazal to star in the lead Ace tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi is all set to roll his third production venture with Richa Chadda and Ali Fazal in lead roles. Bhupathi has partnered with producers Virender Arora and Arjun N Kapoor for the project.

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  19. Nadal says decade-long experience makes him a serious French Open contenderRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... n out eventually, it did not mean that he was low on confidence. He said that he was ready as any other top competing tennis player should be.

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  20. Tennis: Title for Karunuday as Escoffier retiresRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Karunuday Singh won the men's singles title when his opponent and top seed Antoine Escoffier of France retired trailing 0-3 in the first set of the final in the Mysore Minerals Ltd ITF Futures Mandya Open tennis tournament here on Saturday. Escoffier retired with a twisted ankle after he called for the physio's help on-court to deal with the injury sustained in Friday's semi-final against Vishnu Vardhan, before deciding to pull out rather than risk further aggravating the injury.

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