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  1. Nishikori saves 3 match points in Geneva Open QF winRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Japan's Kei Nishikori gestures after winning a game against South Africa's Kevin Anderson, during the quarter final round match of the Geneva Open tennis tournament, in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, May 25, 2017. GENEVA - Kei Nishikori saved three straight match points in the deciding set before outlasting Kevin Anderson 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 in the Geneva Open quarterfinals on Thursday.

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  2. Shvedova becomes 5th player to retire from Nuremberg CupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    Germany's Carina Witthoeft returns a ball to Czech player Barbora Krejcikova during their quarterfinal match at the Nuremberg Cup tennis tournament, in Nuremberg, Germany, Thursday, May 25, 2017. Czech player Barbora Krejcikova returns a ball to Germany's Carina Witthoeft, during their quarterfinal match at the Nuremberg Cup tennis tournament in Nuremberg, Germany, Thursday, May 25, 2017.

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  3. Nishikori saves 3 match points in Geneva Open QF winRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    Japan's Kei Nishikori gestures after winning a game against South Africa's Kevin Anderson, during the quarter final round match of the Geneva Open tennis tournament, in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, May 25, 2017. Japan's Kei Nishikori returns a ball to South Africa's Kevin Anderson, during the quarter final round match of the Geneva Open tennis tournament, in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, May 25, 2017.

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  4. GOP candidate charged after allegedly 'body slaming' reporterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The candidate was approached by Ben Jacobs , a reporter from The Guardian , and was asked about the newly released Congressional Budget Office report on the American Health Care Act. Gianforte asked Jacobs to lower a phone that was being used as an audio recorder , then tried to grab it, the campaign said .

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  5. Siegemund injured at Nuremberg Cup, Bertens advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Home favorite Laura Siegemund was forced to withdraw during her second-round match at the Nuremberg Cup on Wednesday, while top-seeded Kiki Bertens and Yulia Putintseva both advanced. The fourth-seeded Siegemund suffered a right knee injury with the score 5-5 in the second set against Barbora Krejcikova of the Czech Republic.

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  6. Shelby Rogers loses to Peng in StrasbourgRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Charleston touring tennis professional Shelby Rogers made a strong comeback after dropping the first nine games, but couldn't overcome Shuai Peng's consistent two-fisted ground strokes as the 31-year-old Chinese player posted a 6-0, 6-4 win over Rogers on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the $250,000 WTA Tour tournament in Strasbourg, France. Rogers, No.

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  7. Nadal targets 10th title in French Open generation gameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | India.com

    ... before an opening defeat in Rome to Fabio Fognini. "There is no reason for it from my end. I'm just not playing good tennis," said Murray, who had his best year on clay in 2016 but who has now failed to reach a final in his last five events. World ...

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  8. 13 Proven Tips on Running Successful Social Media CampaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... the audience to locals' favorite hangout areas like hidden rooftop gardens and major events like the Australian Open Tennis Tournament. Viewers could vote for the activities and share their

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  9. 'French Open never under pressure to award Sharapova wildcard'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    French Open director Guy Forget has said he was under no pressure to award a wildcard entry to two-times champion Maria Sharapova who returned to action last month following a 15-month doping ban. The 30-year-old Russian was widely expected to be fast-tracked into the year's second grand slam but tournament organisers took the unexpected decision to deny her entry.

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  10. Who's the greatest clay-courter of them all-Chris Evert or Rafa Nadal?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tennis

    ... the 1970s and '80s the Queen of Clay was every bit as dominant on dirt. Anyone who indulges in a little theoretical tennis history will realize that it's not so easy to say who is the true ruler of the red stuff. At 30, Nadal is still going strong. ...

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  11. French Open 2017: Roland Garros schedule, draw, how to watch liveRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sporting News

    The 2017 French Open will take place without Roger Federer and Serena Williams, two of the top names in tennis. Federer, 35, has decided to skip the French Open for the second straight year in preparation for Wimbledon, while Williams, 35, is pregnant with her first child , due this fall.

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  12. Safin to give up Russian parliament seatRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Former world number one and two-time Grand Slam winner Marat Safin announced Thursday that he was stepping down as a lawmaker in the Russian parliament after six years. Safin, who retired from tennis in 2009 after winning the 2000 US Open and 2005 Australian Open titles, said that as a member of the sport's Hall of Fame, he would not have enough time to carry out his political duties.

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  13. Kitesurfers descend on Mediterranean for Defi Kite raceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    More than 250 kiteboarders raced their colorful spectrum of sails over the Mediterranean at speeds of up to 30 km per hour in a bid to land the prestigious Defi Kite title this week. In a thrilling finale in Gruissan, on the French coast, Nicolas Parlier of France edged compatriot Alex Mazella to win the title in the fifth and final race on Tuesday when the latter crashed as he attempted to overtake.

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  14. Golf: I want old greens back, jokes Wood after Wentworth 72Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Wentworth's new greens have met with popular approval but Chris Wood was almost longing for the old putting surfaces to return after opening his BMW PGA Championship title defense with a 72 on Thursday. The greens were dug up and re-seeded after last year's tournament in order to make them less bumpy, a frequent complaint of the players in the past.

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  15. Andy Murray: 'French Open fans are tough on players'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    Andy Murray is the first to acknowledge he's "just not playing good tennis" right now, but the world No. 1 has more than just clay-court travails to worry about ahead of this month's French Open.

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  16. Cycling: Dumoulin fends off Quintana to keep Giro leadRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Dutchman Tom Dumoulin took a massive step towards winning the Giro d'Italia when he fended off some desperate attacks by Nairo Quintana on stage 18 to retain the Maglia Rosa on Thursday. While American Tejay van Garderen took his first ever Grand Tour stage win by edging out fellow day-long breakaway member Mikel Landa at the finish in Ortisei, back down the road the battle for the overall race lead was brewing.

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  17. Athletics: Sport needs new types of sponsors - USATF bossRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Athletics must expand its range of sponsors as it seeks revenue to grow the sport nationally and internationally, the president of USA Track & Field said in an interview with Reuters. "Our incredible dependence upon one industry, the shoe companies and the apparel companies, is an unsustainable model," said Vin Lananna, speaking at his Eugene, Oregon office on Wednesday.

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  18. Brad Gilbert: Djokovic-Agassi Has Potential To Be A Very Exciting PartnershipRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Tennis Articles

    ... draft pick in 2020. Been heavily involved in that. "I think what he can bring to Novaka Andre played his best tennis from 29 on. Djokovic just turned 30. Today's 30 is like 25 used to be. Brings an incredible amount of knowledge, wisdom, passion. I ...

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  19. Petra Kvitova Is Back Practicing In Paris And She Might Play The French OpenRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Tennis Articles

    After surgery and months of rehab, Petra Kvitova might be back on tour as early as next week at the French Open. The 2-time Wimbledon champion has been off the circuit since severely injuring tendons in her left hand during a home invasion last December .

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  20. First Look: Novak Djokovic With Andre Agassi On The Practice Court At The French OpenRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Tennis Articles

    ... ver To Coaching [Video] 5 Thoughts On Novak Djokovic Hiring Andre Agassi Andre Agassi: This Is The Best Generation Of Tennis, It's Really The Golden Age [Video] Andre Agassi to be Inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame

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