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Rafael Nadal heads to grass

Leave it to others to decide whether Rafael Nadal is playing the best tennis of his career as he comes off a 10th French Open championship, his 15th Grand Slam…

Hamou banned for kissing reporter

Tennis player Maxime Hamou’s French Open credential was revoked because he grabbed a reporter and kissed her on the neck during a live TV interview at the tournament. The French…

Sharapova targeting 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Sharapova falls to her knees after winning the 2012 French Open to complete the career Grand Slam. She signs autographs after winning a match at last year’s Australian Open. Sharapova…

Andy Murray ahead of US Open

Andy Murray admits he’s playing the best tennis of his life as he looks to capitalise on the growing frailties of his rivals and capture a second US Open title…

First Grass Court Title

Caroline Garcia capped a near-perfect transition from clay courts to grass with her second title of 2016, easing past Anastasija Sevastova, 6-3, 6-4, to win the inaugural Mallorca Open. “For…

Wang Qiang bows out of French Open after defeat to Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro

Chinese tennis star Wang Qiang bowed out in the second round of the 2016 French Open after she was defeated by 12th-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain, 6-1, 6-3, at…