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  1. Why Novak Djokovic would be 'very happy' to miss FIFA World ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    Novak Djokovic insists he would happily miss a first appearance for Serbia in the World Cup final if it means he is back in the Wimbledon title match. Djokovic is an avid fan of the Serbian national team, who kicked off their World Cup campaign with a 1-0 win over Costa Rica in Russia on Sunday.

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  2. Full of anticipation & pitfalls, Andy Murray to make return vs Nick KyrgiosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Metro

    ... a prediction as to who will come out on top. The Scot has not been seen on the ATP Tour since limping out of his Wimbledon quarter-final with America's Sam Querrey. There were brief sightings of the Scot at Andy Murray Live in Glasgow last November ...

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  3. Sport24.co.za | Djokovic reflects on frustrating timesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    The Serb retired in the quarter-finals of Wimbledon last year due to an elbow injury. Now, almost a year later, Djokovic is back on court but he'd be the first to admit that he's nowhere near his form of old, which saw him notch up six grand slam titles in three seasons.

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  4. Angry Konta loses Nottingham finalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sky Sports

    ... Donna Vekic. It has been a difficult season for a player who was ranked fourth after reaching the semi-finals of Wimbledon last summer and is now down at 22. She showed impressive resilience here, though, withstanding strong pressure to take the ...

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  5. From the players to the Pimm's, a visit to Wimbledon is a winning experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    When I walked onto the grounds of Wimbledon for the first time, I immediately thought of another place: Augusta National. It was the green.

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  6. Andy Murray's comeback more mental than physical, says Novak DjokovicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... round, Djokovic will be up against tough Australian qualifier John Millman. At 10-1, money placed on the Serb for Wimbledon could be a smart wager as he was starting to play well again at the French Open, only to be stopped by a freakishly good ...

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  7. Roger Federer could lose World No.1 ranking to Rafael Nadal within a week, here's howRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... win, sealing his first Stuttgart triumph, was the perfect tonic for the Swiss in the build-up to defending his Wimbledon crown, having extended his unbeaten 12-month sequence in grasscourt matches to 16. "It's a great comeback for me," said Federer, ...

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  8. Roger Federer Moves Back up to No. 1, Barty, Gasquet and Krunic Claim TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tennis Panorama

    ... the No. 7 seed 6-4, 7-6(3). The 20-time major champion now has a 16-match win streak on grass, going back to Wimbledon and Halle last year. "I'm really happy. I thought it was a good final from my side. I think I played very well throughout the ...

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  9. Roger Federer pockets title no. 98Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... for the 11th time in 14 meetings while winning a first Stuttgart title. Federer, who will be chasing a ninth Wimbledon triumph next month, finally came good on the German grass on his third attempt after losing a semi-final in 2016 to Dominic Thiem ...

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  10. Murray must overcome mental challenge after injury - DjokovicRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... a long-term hip injury. Murray, who has been sidelined for almost a year since losing in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon last July, will face Australia's Nick Kyrgios in the first round at the Queen's Club tournament on Tuesday. "... I think the ...

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  11. Djokovic: Murray must overcome mental challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    Former world number one Novak Djokovic says overcoming the mental challenge will be Andy Murray's biggest obstacle when he returns to tennis after a long-term hip injury. Murray, who has been sidelined for almost a year since losing in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon last July, will face Australia's Nick Kyrgios in the first round at the Queen's Club tournament on Tuesday.

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  12. Sport24.co.za | Muguruza gets ready to defend her Wimbledon titleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    Two-time Grand Slam winner Garbine Muguruza isn't lacking confidence as she starts the build-up to defending her Wimbledon title. "I believe I can win the trophy again," said the 24-year-old Spaniard, despite playing on grass - a surface she hasn't always liked.

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  13. Sky Live: Gerry Weber Open in HalleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Defending champion Roger Federer headlines the field at the Gerry Weber Open in Halle from Monday June 18 as the nine-time winner continues his Wimbledon preparations. The Swiss great returned to competitive action at the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart after missing the clay-court campaign to aid his chances of securing a ninth Wimbledon triumph.

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  14. All eyes on Andy Murray as Scot makes comeback at Queen'sRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    ... with grand slam champions and finalists: the top seed, Marin Cilic, is a former US Open champion and last year's Wimbledon finalist, while the No 2 seed, Grigor Dimitrov, is last year's ATP World Tour Finals champion. In between there is Stan ...

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  15. Queen's Club: Andy Murray 'ready to return' - Cameron NorrieRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... January's surgery, by practising with some of the top players. Norrie witnessed first hand the strides the double Wimbledon champion has recently made. "I hit with him once before, just before Eastbourne last year," said Norrie. "And he was hitting ...

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  16. Town chosen to be home of new national tennis academyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IcLoughborough

    ... and former professional player; Sam Smith, broadcaster and former British No.1 and Tim Henman, a former four-time Wimbledon semifinalist and world No.4, who will support the LTA in continually reviewing and evolving the performance strategy. LTA's ...

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  17. NoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... in Rotterdam. The 36-year-old will need to defend his title at Halle to maintain his No. 1 spot ahead of Wimbledon. More tennis: Johanna Konta failed to shake the umpire's hand after a bad-tempered end to the Nottingham Open final, with Ashleigh ...

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  18. Djokovic Wawrinka, Murray Unseeded at Queen's Club/Fever-Tree ChampionshipsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Tennis Articles

    ... Cilic (2012), and Querrey (2010). You Might Like: Rafael Nadal Is Returning To Queen's This Year, He Makes The Wimbledon Final Everytime He Plays There Murray Beats on Unseeded Verdasco for ATP Dubai Title Querrey Dines on Fish in AEGON Queen's Club ...

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  19. All-Australian glory in Nottingham as Barty, de Minaur win titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Ashleigh Barty has heaped disappointment on Britain's home hope Johanna Konta for a second successive year in the Nottingham Open as she ran out a three-set winner in a tight and compelling final. A disgruntled Konta, beaten in the final of the same pre-Wimbledon grass tournament by Donna Vekic last year, found the rising 22-year-old too tough a hurdle as she fell to a 6-3 3-6 6-4 defeat.

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  20. Former Wimbledon champions Muguruza, Kvitova Headline WTA Birmingham on GrassRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Tennis Articles

    Four of the WTA Top 10, including former Wimbledon champions Garbine Muguruza and Petra Kvitova, lead a strong field at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham, England on grass.

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