Anything to do with Tennis

0e8bbdb1e225a468900a861824b0da05 Hannah @Hannah - 8 months ago
Roger Federer 'stopped believing' he could continue playing amid injury problems
Roger Federer says his decision to retire came after he "stopped believing" he could continue playing because of injuries.
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Ed258c85465a50dee9e6425ecf24849d Wilmer @Wilmer - 8 months ago
How a ballboy became a legend: Roger Federer's career highlights – video
Roger Federer has announced in a social media post he will retire next week at the age of 41 after the Laver Cup in London, marking the end of one of the greatest sporting careers. Here are some of the most important moments in the professional career of the …
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7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - 8 months ago
Whatever the numbers say, Federer's artistry was unrivalled - Reuters
The vacuous debate over who is the greatest male tennis player of all time will not cease now that Roger Federer has decided to hang up his racket and bask in the glow of his dazzling career.
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - 8 months ago
'He redefined greatness': Tributes pour in as Federer announces retirement - Reuters
Roger Federer's decision to retire may not have come as a surprise to the tennis world but Thursday's announcement was still met with an outpouring of sadness as current and former players celebrated one of sport's greatest athletes.
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517b70d8d6fde87cc5b8e754959e4212 Ezequiel @Ezequiel - 8 months ago
Federer, fire and finesse at the Laver Cup – in pictures
Our photographer looks back at the event in London in which Roger Federer bade farewell to tennis Continue reading...
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 8 months ago
Roger Federer: 20-time Grand Slam champion retires after Laver Cup loss
Roger Federer brings the curtain down on his illustrious career by teaming up with fellow great Rafael Nadal on an emotional night in London.
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2cb2f1cf49e001b23749fba977acd24a Casper @Casper - 9 months ago
Playing final match on Friday alongside Rafael Nadal would be 'special,' says Roger Federer
After numerous close battles against each other over the years, Roger Federer said it would be a "special moment" to be able to partner Rafael Nadal in the final match of his career.
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292890d964de1c8eba1a56fae0ed91c0 Alexzander @Alexzander - 9 months ago
Roger Federer hopes to bow out of tennis in doubles alongside Rafael Nadal
Retiring Swiss player prepares for final match, at the Laver CupPairing would be ‘great message’ to tennis ‘and maybe beyond’After spending so many of their best years battling on the biggest stages in men’s tennis as they took thei…
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Abe69d7aacc9c6d89b2d1ff5e9ac6ef4 Hank @Hank - 9 months ago
Tennis-Reaction to Federer announcing his retirement - Reuters
Following is a roundup of reaction to Roger Federer, a 20-times Grand Slam champion and former world number one, announcing his retirement from the sport at the age of 41 after the Laver Cup later this month:
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1adaf62f6727e453ef8e84f05a069975 Oren @Oren - 9 months ago
Federer to retire from the sport after next week's Laver Cup - Reuters
Swiss tennis great Roger Federer announced his retirement from the sport on Thursday, saying next week's Laver Cup will be his final ATP tournament.
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B32a14d6694cf7df7a187f69ad01ace5 Patrick @Patrick - 9 months ago
Roger Federer announces retirement from tennis after stellar career
Swiss great to call time on career at end of monthFederer won 20 grand slam singles titles in careerRoger Federer has announced his retirement from tennis at the age of 41.The 20-time grand-slam champion has been struggling with a k…
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C0c3cfe5664cc7e6deb04e9e150ccd98 Devin @Devin - 9 months ago
Federer, Williams departures bring sport into twilight of golden era -
As Roger Federer joined Serena Williams in bringing down the curtain on an illustrious career, tennis moved ever closer to the end of a golden era.
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Da22e3d6f8549192c3eca95f63ffdcdc Elody @Elody - 9 months ago
Factbox: Roger Federer's records and milestones - Reuters
Following is a list of records and milestones achieved by Roger Federer after the Swiss great said he would retire from tennis following this month's Laver Cup:
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13026bc1164d1ff880b91138506d70e7 Ismael @Ismael - 9 months ago
Roger Federer to retire after Laver Cup in September
Roger Federer, a 20-time Grand Slam singles champion, will retire from top-level tennis after the Laver Cup in London later this month.
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C1e15b7459468dc79542fc656b7a9fa2 Madalyn @Madalyn - 9 months ago
Kvitova gets engaged to coach in 'special place' at Wimbledon - Reuters
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova added another happy memory at the All England Lawn Tennis Club on Wednesday, announcing she has become engaged to her coach Jiri Vanek in her "special place".
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7caeec7c88c24f5d4f9a4c169eb9f70c Maureen @Maureen - 9 months ago
Djokovic says he is unable to travel to New York for U.S. Open - Reuters
Former tennis world number one Novak Djokovic said on Thursday that he will not be able to travel to New York to compete at the U.S. Open, the last Grand Slam of the year that begins next week.
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0cefff9aac729a36835c46e07795e1e7 Mariano @Mariano - 9 months ago
Alcaraz triumph previews the next chapter of men's tennis - Reuters
When Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer eventually loosen their stranglehold on the Grand Slams, pundits may view Carlos Alcaraz's U.S. Open victory on Sunday as heralding the changing of the guard in men's tennis.
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - 9 months ago
John McEnroe grapples with his legacy as Tennis' bad boy
McEnroe reflects on his career in a new Showtime documentary: "I was very taken aback, actually, when I went to Wimbledon in London for the first time, and I was like, 'Wow, they're so polite here.'"
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769b45cbbba62f6d3aa67bb11e7a293f Raoul @Raoul - 9 months ago
From humble beginnings, Tiafoe grabs centre stage as glory beckons - Reuters
As tennis stories go the probable end of Serena Williams' unbelievable career at the U.S. Open last week left everything else as something of a sideshow.
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A6c0c46e61817f7ae594dd513e06b21d Elliott @Elliott - 9 months ago
Djokovic to skip Serbia's Davis Cup group stage ties for personal reasons - Reuters
Novak Djokovic will miss Serbia's Davis Cup Finals group stage matches starting in Valencia next week due to personal reasons, the country's tennis federation announced on Monday.
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Abe69d7aacc9c6d89b2d1ff5e9ac6ef4 Hank @Hank - 9 months ago
Serena Williams quiz: How much do you know about tennis great?
Serena Williams has played her what is set to be her last professional tennis match. Test your knowledge of her with this quiz
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A6c0c46e61817f7ae594dd513e06b21d Elliott @Elliott - 9 months ago
Inimitable on court and off, Serena transformed her sport -
Since exploding onto the tennis scene as a 14-year-old, Serena Williams has achieved everything on a tennis court — but her incredible collection of titles and trophies barely define the imprint the American has left on her sport.
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Bcc328421e41493288f095ab9a711673 Roger @Roger - 9 months ago
Nadal 'super excited' for Federer return at Laver Cup - Reuters
Roger Federer has not played competitive tennis in more than a year and, like his legion of fans, Rafa Nadal also cannot wait for the Swiss great to return to action next month.
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - 9 months ago
Reporter: Serena Williams played inspired tennis in US Open match
CNN's Carolyn Manno reports on Serena Williams first round match at the US Open - which she has said will be her final major tournament.
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0cefff9aac729a36835c46e07795e1e7 Mariano @Mariano - 9 months ago
There will be no fairytale ending for Serena, says Navratilova - Reuters
Serena Williams may have planned retirement her way but the American must be prepared to accept the goodbyes as well as the losses and exit the stage with grace, tennis great Martina Navratilova has told Reuters.
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