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Murray confirms he will play at Italian Open May 12, 11:06 pm
London, May 12 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has confirmed that he will play in the ongoing Italian Open in his bid to extend his clay-court winning streak.
Sydney, Apr 29 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer said that he has been overwhelmed by the welcome he received in Turkey, where the Swiss maestro arrived for the first time in his life to play the inaugural Istanbul Open.
Wimbledon raises prize money to 1.88 mln pounds for singles winners Apr 29, 11:51 am
London, Apr 29 (ANI): In a bid to maintain the competition's status as the highest-paying in tennis, Wimbledon has raised the cash prize for the 2015 singles winners to 1.88 million pounds-an increase of 120, 000 pounds over last year.
Wimbledon bans 'nuisance value' selfie-sticks from championship Apr 28, 11:08 am
Johannesburg, Apr 28 (ANI): In an attempt to bring down 'nuisance value' of selfie-sticks, the Wimbledon championship has prohibited the use of the trending device in the grounds this year.
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): Renowned international tennis players Goran Ivanesivic (2001 Wimbledon Champion, Runner up Wimbledon 1992, 1994 and 1998 and Coach to US Open Champion Marion Cilic), Tim Henman (six times Britain's number one, four times semi finalist at Wimbledon, Semi Finalist at the French and US Open) and Dan Bloxham (Head Coach at The All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon) participated in tennis camp organized by Rashtrapati Bhavan in association with All India Tennis Association and All England Club Wimbledon for the children of President's Estate today.
Nadal says will play at Queen's ahead of Wimbledon Mar 24, 12:10 pm
London, Mar 24 (ANI): 'Clay King' Rafael Nadal has revealed that he would be playing at the Aegon Championships at Queen's for the first time since 2011 before he takes part in Wimbledon.
All England Club forced to apologise for using iconic 'bare-bottom girl' poster for promotion Mar 20, 1:00 pm
Wellington, Mar 20 (ANI): The All England Tennis Club were forced to apologise for the 'offense' caused by their cheeky Tennis Girl poster, which displayed an iconic bare-bottomed photo of a woman player for a promotion for their Powerful Posters exhibition.
Djokovic says clinching 'never won' French Open title 'highest priority' over everything else Mar 14, 11:30 am
Johannesburg, Mar 14 (ANI): World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has claimed that his highest priority over everything else is winning the French Open, as it remains the only Grand Slam that has eluded his triumphs.
Johannesburg, Mar 13 (ANI): World number two tennis star Roger Federer might not have won a single Grand Slam singles title since winning the Wimbledon crown in 2012, however, the Swiss ace believes that he has been very good attacking tennis at the age of 33.
'Ripe-old' Federer would want another Wimbledon trophy if given choice of further Slam titles Mar 10, 4:27 pm
Wellington, Mar 10 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has expressed that if he could add just one more trophy to his record haul, it would be at Wimbledon.
Ex Wimbledon champ Bartoli hints at possible tennis comeback Mar 4, 12:50 pm
Wellington, Mar 04 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli has hinted towards a possible comeback on Tuesday after retiring from the professional tennis less than two years ago.
London, Mar 02 (ANI): British number one tennis player Andy Murray has slammed claims that he dislikes the English as 'nonsense', but has also defended his tweets backing Scottish independence.
London, Feb 10 (ANI): The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has changed the policy for selecting British players for a wildcard entry at Wimbledon, with a world ranking inside the top 250 no longer being enough for the same.
London, Feb 02 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash believes that Britain number one Andy Murray got melted down and subsequently collapsed during his Australian Open final defeat against Novak Djokovic.
Johannesburg, Jan 25 (ANI): American tennis ace Venus Williams has claimed that she likes winning titles, insisting that she was not at the Australian Open to just reach the fourth round after she made it to the last 16 at Melbourne Park on Saturday.
Dimitrov expects much tougher contest from Murray in Oz Open than during Wimbledon loss Jan 24, 3:20 pm
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Bulgarian tennis professional Grigor Dimitrov is expecting a tough contest from Britain number one Andy Murray in their upcoming fourth-round tie at the Australian Open in Melbourne.
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic believes that Britain number one Andy Murray made his biggest mistake by splitting with his former coach Ivan Lendl in March last year.
Pat Cash urges 'out of control' local fans to respect international players at Oz Open Jan 21, 12:45 pm
Sydney, Jan 21 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash has slammed local fans for their unpleasant behavior during the Australian Open, urging fans to show respect towards international players.
Nick Kyrgios reveals tragedy behind sustained success Jan 20, 11:37 am
Sydney, Jan 20 (ANI): Australian teen tennis ace Nick Kyrgios has revealed that tragedy in his life that has forced him to become a little bit 'more mature'.
Sydney, Jan 19 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has a strange Australian Open tradition and the Serb revived it again on Sunday evening during his pre-tournament news conference.
U.S. great Lindsay Davenport claims Sharapova gets under Serena's 'skin' for some reason Jan 18, 4:45 pm
Sydney, Jan 18 (ANI): Former American great Lindsay Davenport has claimed that there is some reason why Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova gets under world number one women's tennis player Serena Williams' skin.
Sydney, Jan 15 (ANI): German tennis legend Boris Becker has admitted that it would be almost impossible to replicate his feat of winning Wimbledon at a young age of 17, thus highlighting fierce competition existing in the game nowadays.
Johannesburg, Jan 15 (ANI): King of Clay Rafael Nadal was reportedly happy to be on the dance floor, not on an actual one but on a tennis court, as the recovering Spaniard played in a new format called Fast4, which has been dubbed as disco tennis by some.
London, Jan 06 (ANI): Steven Gerrard proved why he has been Liverpool's captain since 2003 as he scored a brace to help his childhood club surge to a third-round victory in the FA Cup against AFC Wimbledon.
London, Jan 03 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray is aiming to replicate veteran Swiss superstar Roger Federer's antics in 2014, as the Scot seeks to return to the top of the world tennis rankings this year.
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