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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.
London, Jan 03 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray brushed aside world number three Rafael Nadal in straight sets in the Mubadala World Tennis Championship semifinals in Abu Dhabi for the first time since the 2013 Wimbledon final clash.
London, Jan 2 (ANI): A new survey has revealed the top three things that Britishers wish for New Years, including Andy Murray regaining his Wimbledon crown in 2015, another royal baby and hot summers.
Wimbledon champ Kvitova becomes 'Right To Play' ambassador Jan 1, 1:52 pm
Beijing, Jan 01 (ANI): Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been chosen as a Global Athlete ambassador for Right To Play, an organization emphasizing on sports and play in order to educate and empower more than one million children around the world.
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Andy Murray's mother Judy Murray has designed Wimbledon-inspired tweed for his new hotel Cromlix.
New retractable roof to be built over Wimbledon's Court No. 1 Dec 16, 11:09 am
Johannesburg, Dec 16 (ANI): The Merton Council planning committee has reportedly approved two massive renovations at the All England Club, which includes the redevelopment of number one Court to build a fixed and retractable roof.
Wimbledon champ Kvitova eyes World number one spot in 2015 Dec 13, 12:55 pm
Johannesburg , December 13 (ANI): Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova admitted that she is aiming for the world number spot, while looking forward to improve her Grand Slam performances next year simultaneously.
London, Dec 09 (ANI): Former Chelsea footballer turned actor Vinnie Jones has claimed that he has had a spiritual connection with ex-England international Paul Gascoigne, popularly known as Gazza, and fears it would end in tragedy unless someone find's a cure for the former midfielder's booze disease.
Johannesburg, Dec 06 (ANI): American tennis legend Andre Agassi has backed world number one Novak Djokovic to display a period of dominance after the Serb showed that he could rise a level above his peers without even trying too hard.
Murray gets engaged to long-term girlfriend Kim Sears Nov 27, 12:29 pm
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray's agent has confirmed that the Scot has got engaged to his long-term girlfriend Kim Sears.
Ex-French Open champ Kuerten believes Nadal will come back 'stronger' from injuries Nov 26, 12:06 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 26 (ANI): Three-times French Open champion Gustavo Kuerten, who knows what it is like to have a career plagued by injury, believes that former world number one Rafael Nadal would come back stronger from his latest ailments.
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