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  1. Federer leads Swiss past France for Davis CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Fairfield Ledger

    Roger Federer has now claimed all the big prizes on offer in tennis and, for once, will be happy to share his latest trophy with others. Federer ended a week of uncertainty about his aging back with a vintage performance to give Switzerland an emphatic victory over France and its first Davis Cup.

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  2. Rafael Nadal to open tennis academy in home town on Mallorca in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The 14-time Grand Slam winner has held a groundbreaking ceremony for the academy in his home town of Manacor. Nadal says "this is a special day for me, this project that we have been working on for many years is finally a reality."

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  3. Halep confirms new coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ananova

    Halep caused a surprise earlier this month when she split with Wim Fissette, the man who helped establish her as one of the leading players in the women's game. She had her best year yet in 2014 under Fissette, reaching her first Grand Slam final - at the French Open - and the final of the WTA Tour Finals.

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  4. Sport News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Michael Clarke hamstring saga has taken another ungainly twist, with the Australian skipper seemingly at odds with selectors over what he has to do to prove his fitness ahead of next week's first Test. TENNIS - Nick Kyrgios has added the strawberries and cream to his dazzling season, taking home the Newcombe Medal as Australia's most outstanding tennis player of year.

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  5. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Star

    SHOWDOWN: Lewis Hamilton and Rory McIlroy are the clear favourites for this year's Sports Personality of the Year title [REUTERS/GETTY] McIlroy, who won the PGA Championship , the Open and the Ryder Cup this year, is the bookmakers' favourite for the coveted crown. His closest rival will be speed king Hamilton, who lifted his second world championship on the weekend in Abu Dhabi .

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  6. Rory McIlroy is seeking a fifth win of the year in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Blackburn Citizen

    ... is a great thing," said McIlroy, who won the BMW PGA Championship in May just days after calling off his wedding to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki. "I learned a lot from it and I feel like I came through this year stronger and wiser, and I can go ...

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  7. Rafael Nadal hopeful for January returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    ... which happened to me. I have time enough to fix my back 100 per cent again." He adds, "When you have been out of the tennis court for two months, when you practise again on the first day, you will not be 100%. But the most important thing is I will ...

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  8. Jordanne Whiley relishing return to Olympic Park for NEC Wheelchair Tennis MastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    At the end of the best year of her career, Jordanne Whiley's return to the Olympic Park this week gives her the chance to put the cherry on the cake. Whiley, a bronze medallist at the London 2012 Paralympics, competes on home soil this week at the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters not just as a Grand Slam champion, but as the first ever British player to complete a calendar Grand Slam.

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  9. Pune Marathas beat Hyderabad Aces to enter CTL finalRead the original story

    Monday | Nerve News

    Pune Marathas entered the final of the Champions Tennis League , beating Hyderabad Aces 25-24 in a tense South Zone contest here Monday. Pune will face Delhi Dreams in the title clash Wednesday in Delhi.

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  10. Official: Kia Sorento bares its claws for X-Men special editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Autoblog

    ... Sorento will be displayed at the Australian Open, which Kia is also sponsoring, and will be followed by a video of tennis star Rafael Nadal teaming up with the team of mutants and jumping in the Sorento to take on a patrol of Sentinels. This isn't ...

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  11. As IPTL Debuts, A Look Back At City Team Tennis Originators - World Team TennisRead the original story

    Monday | World Tennis Magazine

    With all of the hype surrounding the International Professional Tennis League and its inaugural season and this new brand of tennis in Asia, one should give proper respect to the original innovators of this kind of city-team tennis concept and that is World Team Tennis, created in 1973. The following is an excerpt from The Bud Collins History of Tennis book that explains the history of World Team Tennis.

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  12. Tennis Players Who Will Struggle Most to Defend Their Current Ranking in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    With the 2014 season now over, it's that time of year when tennis players embark on an all-too-brief period of rest and reflection. But, with tennis rankings based on an annual period , some may also have nagging doubts about defending their progress and points from this year.

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  13. Rory McIlroy eyes successful defence of Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fermanagh Today

    ... is a great thing," said McIlroy, who won the BMW PGA Championship in May just days after calling off his wedding to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki. "I learned a lot from it and I feel like I came through this year stronger and wiser, and I can go ...

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  14. McIlroy sets target on 'Green Jacket' after trophy-laden 2014 seasonRead the original story

    Monday | Newkerala.com

    ... just part of the title. McIlroy's 2014 resurgence happened despite off-course dramas. He split up with his fiancee, tennis player Caroline Wozniacki, and is involved in a legal dispute with his former agents, which led him to miss some tournaments, ...

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  15. Mumbai Tennis Masters beat Punjab Marshalls in CTLRead the original story

    Monday | Nerve News

    Mumbai Tennis Masters eked out a 29-20 win against Punjab Marshalls in a round robin match of the Champions Tennis League here Monday. Mumbai and Punjab were already out of contention for a place in the final, to be played Nov 26 in New Delhi.

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  16. Djokovic, Federer, Nishikori, Raonic Lead Storylines As 2014 Year-End ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ATP World Tour

    The ATP World Tour has today published the 2014 year-end Emirates ATP Rankings on ATPWorldTour.com, after an enthralling season that saw Novak Djokovic clinch No. 1 for the third time in four years and Roger Federer make history by becoming at 33 years of age the oldest year-end No.

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  17. Rivalries 2014 - Federer vs. WawrinkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ATP World Tour

    ... played out on different surfaces, were decided in straight sets. In one of the most picturesque settings in world tennis, Federer and Wawrinka did battle for the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters trophy and No. 3 in the Emirates ATP Rankings in front of ...

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  18. Kyrgios Receives Australia's Top Tennis HonourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ATP World Tour

    Nick Kyrgios was awarded Australia's top tennis honour, the prestigious Newcombe Medal, at a gala celebration Monday night at Crown Palladium in Melbourne. In receiving the award the 19-year-old Canberra native was formally recognised as Australia's most outstanding tennis player in 2014.

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  19. Soeda Claims 16th Challenger Crown In Toyota; Dellien Makes Bolivian HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ATP World Tour

    ... The tournament was great, well organised. I'm very happy. Since the first round, I managed to play a good level of tennis. I played all matches really well. I got into the final with a lot of confidence." Soeda: "It was nice to play the final with ...

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  20. Men's Tennis Stars Facing the Most Questions in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BleacherReport

    ... highlight the players with the most on the line. How they respond in 2015 could permanently shift the landscape of tennis. Dimitrov took a quantum leap forward in 2014. He opened the season ranked 19th in the world, but surged to the No. 8 ranking ...

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