Tennis

Tennis-Tears and torment for Serbia after loss to Russia

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

MADRID - Try telling Viktor Troicki and his Serbian team mates the revamped Davis Cup Finals don't matter.
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Tennis-Rublev inspires Russia to Davis Cup quarter-final win over Serbia

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

A spirited Russia battled past 2010 champions Serbia 2-1 in the Davis Cup quarter-finals on Friday to reach the last four of the competition for the first time since 2008.
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Russia down Djokovic and Serbia in thriller to book Davis Cup semifinal spot

Russia down Djokovic and Serbia in thriller to book Davis Cup semifinal spot

4 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Russian pair Andrey Rublev and Karen Khachanov stunned Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Viktor Troicki to win their decisive doubles match and book a spot in the Davis Cup...
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90-year-old tennis player still going strong

90-year-old tennis player still going strong

18 hours ago   |   KMBC

Pat Wiedemann just won her ninth Silver Ball at the National Senior Women's Tournament a few weeks ago.
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At Davis Cup, a Memorable Night Exposes Some Flaws

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

A doubles match between the United States and Italy ended at 4:04 a.m., another hiccup for an overhauled event that has not gotten off to a seamless start.
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Tennis-Spain's Bautista Agut out of Davis Cup after father's death

22 hours ago   |   National Post

MADRID - Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut has withdrawn from the Davis Cup Finals after the death of his father on Thursday.
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Tennis-American Opelka calls ATP Cup ‘pathetic'

1 day ago   |   National Post

MADRID - American number three Reilly Opelka signed off from the Davis Cup Finals by firing a shot at the looming ATP Cup, describing the team event in Australia as "pathetic."
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Davis Cup Finals 2019 Results: Novak Djokovic Powers Serbia to Quarter-Finals

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Novak Djokovic helped send Serbia into the 2019 Davis Cup Finals quarter-finals with a game to spare on Thursday after he defeated Benoit Paire 6-3, 6-3 at the Caja Magica in...
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'If you have any trouble in my country, just call me': Federer tears up as Maradona sends him touching personal message

'If you have any trouble in my country, just call me': Federer tears up as Maradona sends him touching personal message

1 day ago   |   RT

It was one icon hailing another when Argentine football legend Diego Maradona paid tribute to tennis great Roger Federer - leading to the Swiss tearing up with pride. Federer...
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‘I don't know where we are, what day it is': Davis Cup descends into late-night madness as US win tie at 4am - but get knocked out

‘I don't know where we are, what day it is': Davis Cup descends into late-night madness as US win tie at 4am - but get knocked out

1 day ago   |   RT

Tennis stars at the revamped Davis Cup in Madrid were forced to clock in some serious overtime as the tie between the USA and Italy ended at 4am - only for both nations to end...
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