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Tennis-Murray working with psychiatrist to help Wimbledon bid

Jun 28th 2015
LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) - Andy Murray has coped magnificently with shouldering his country's hopes at Wimbledon for the past decade but has sought some extra help this year in the shape of a psychiatrist.








Tennis-Ferrer withdraws from Wimbledon with elbow injury

Jun 28th 2015
LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) - Spain's David Ferrer has pulled out of Wimbledon on the eve of the tournament because of an elbow injury, the All England Club said in a statement on Sunday.








Tennis-Communicating with Becker not cheating, says Djokovic

Jun 28th 2015
LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) - Coaches will come under nearly as much scrutiny as the players over the next fortnight at Wimbledon with every facial gesture captured on the TV cameras and repeated in super slow motion.








Tennis-Order of play for Wimbledon on Monday

Jun 28th 2015
LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) - Order of play on the main showcourts at the Wimbledon Championships on Monday (play begins at 1200 GMT unless stated). Centre Court 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) v Philipp Kohlschreiber (Germany) 4-Maria Sharapova (Russia) v Johanna Konta (Britain) 4-Stanislas Wawrinka (Switzerland) v Joao Sousa (Portugal) - - Court One 1-Serena Williams (U.S.) v Margarita Gasparyan (Russia) Simone Bolelli (ITA) v 5-Kei Nishikori (Japan) 11-Grigor








INTERVIEW-Tennis-Wawrinka doesn't want Big Four to become Fab Five

Jun 28th 2015
LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) - Being a member of tennis' Big Four might be the burning ambition of many players but Stan Wawrinka is in no rush to join the ranks and redefine that club as the Fab Five.








Tennis-Feud over female Davis Cup captain damaging, Nadal says

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - The feud between the Spanish tennis federation and top players over Gala Leon's appointment as the nation's first female Davis Cup captain is damaging for the sport and could deter sponsors, Rafa Nadal said on Saturday.








Tennis-Murray hails Mauresmo after recent resurgence

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - A feminine touch has helped Andy Murray get back to his best and the Briton has hailed the supportive influence of coach Amelie Mauresmo in his recent resurgence.








Tennis-Serena under no pressure to complete Grand Slam

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Such has been Serena Williams's iron-fisted dominance of women's tennis that the American is one Wimbledon title away from achieving a 'Serena Slam' and halfway towards completing a rare calendar Grand Slam.








Tennis-Bencic downs Radwanska in Eastbourne to claim maiden title

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic beat Agnieszka Radwanska in the final of the Eastbourne grasscourt tournament on Saturday to claim her first WTA title and become the youngest player since 2008 to clinch a premier-level trophy.








Tennis-I've never felt better before Wimbledon, says Federer

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Roger Federer has not won a grand slam title since 2012, he is at that age when he keeps getting asked about his retirement plans, and he is about to bid farewell to another one of his contemporaries.








Tennis-Nottingham Open men's singles final result

Jun 27th 2015
June 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Nottingham Open Men's Singles Final on Saturday Denis Istomin (Uzbekistan) beat 12-Sam Querrey (U.S.) 7-6(1) 7-6(6)








Tennis-Eastbourne International women's singles final result

Jun 27th 2015
June 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Eastbourne International Women's Singles Final on Saturday Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) beat 9-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) 6-4 4-6 6-0








INTERVIEW-Tennis-Acrobatic Dimitrov hopes to turn Wimbledon upside down

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - With his knees looped over the yellow handrails of a moving London Underground train, Grigor Dimitrov raised some curious glances from fellow passengers as he hung upside down from the horizontal bars this week.








Tennis-Nishikori feels no pressure ahead of first major bid

Jun 27th 2015
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Kei Nishikori has shrugged off the pressure of being Japan's highest-seeded player at Wimbledon in the Open era and believes he is getting closer to the levels of the world's top players.






FEATURE-Tennis-Back to the future as moribund tactic is revived

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - The yellowing obituaries are looking premature as serve-and-volley tennis creeps, with a few tweaks, towards a renaissance of sorts.






Tennis-Former champion Radwanska reaches Eastbourne final

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Agnieszka Radwanska continued her pre-Wimbledon tune-up by reaching the final of Eastbourne grasscourt tournament with a 6-1 6-7(3) 6-2 win over America's Sloane Stephens on Friday.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Eastbourne International women's singles semifinal results

Jun 26th 2015
June 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Eastbourne International Women's Singles Semifinal matches on Friday Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) beat 2-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) 3-0 (Wozniacki retired) 9-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) beat Sloane Stephens (U.S.) 6-1 6-7(3) 6-2






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Nottingham Open men's singles semifinal results

Jun 26th 2015
June 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Nottingham Open Men's Singles Semifinal matches on Friday 12-Sam Querrey (U.S.) beat Alexandr Dolgopolov (Ukraine) 4-6 6-3 7-5 Denis Istomin (Uzbekistan) beat Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) 1-2 (Baghdatis retired)






UPDATE 2-Tennis-Tough first week in store for Djokovic

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Defending champion Novak Djokovic will have to hit the ground running at Wimbledon next week after being given a tricky route into the second week of the grasscourt grand slam.






FEATURE-Tennis-Switch off if you're in a rush, Wimbledon is here

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - A simple plaque next to Court 18 at Wimbledon records the 11 hours and five minutes it took American John Isner to beat Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in a three-day epic in 2010.