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Badosa ousts Azarenka in epic final to claim Indian Wells title

Badosa ousts Azarenka in epic final to claim Indian Wells title

California [USA], October 18 (ANI): The No.21 seed Paula Badosa of Spain triumphed in the final WTA 1000 event of the season by overcoming No.27 seed Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, 7-6(5), 2-6, 7-6(2), to win the BNP Paribas Open championship in Indian Wells.In the first meeting between the two playe...

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Indian Wells: Mertens-Hsieh win women's doubles title

Indian Wells: Mertens-Hsieh win women's doubles title

California [US], October 17 (ANI): Elise Mertens of Belgium along with Su-Wei Hsieh from Taiwan won the women's doubles title at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday.The Belgian-Chinese Taipei duo defeated Veronika Kudermetova of Russia and Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan in the championship matc...

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Indian Wells: Basilashvili and Norrie eye maiden Masters 1000 title

Indian Wells: Basilashvili and Norrie eye maiden Masters 1000 title

California [USA], October 17 (ANI): Nikoloz Basilashvili will face Cameron Norrie in the men's 2021 BNP Paribas Open final at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Sunday.Playing the first semifinal in the Californian desert, Cameron Norrie played with poise under pressure to dispatch Grigor Dimitrov, 6...

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Indian Wells: Peers-Polasek down Russian duo to clinch men's doubles title

Indian Wells: Peers-Polasek down Russian duo to clinch men's doubles title

California [USA], October 17 (ANI): Australian-Slovakian duo John Peers and Filip Polasek are the Men's Doubles champions at the BNP Paribas Open following a decisive 6-3, 7-6(5) performance against Andrey Rublev and Aslan Karatsev of Russia at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.It was a battle between ...

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Norrie sets up Indian Wells final against Basilashvili

Norrie sets up Indian Wells final against Basilashvili

Indian Wells, Oct 17 (IANS) Great Britain's Cameron Norrie dismissed Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 6-2, 6-4 to make his maiden ATP Masters 1000 final at the BNP Paribas Open here on Sunday (IST).The 26-year-old Londoner broke Dimitrov at the beginning of both sets at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden to ...

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Yuki Bhambri to lead Delhi in 3rd edition of Tennis Premier League

Yuki Bhambri to lead Delhi in 3rd edition of Tennis Premier League

New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Ace Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri will lead the challenge for the Delhi Binny's Brigade during the third edition of the Tennis Premier League (TPL), which will be played from December 9 to 14 at the Celebration Club in Mumbai.The dates for the tournament was announced in...

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India could win medals in tennis in 2028 and 2032 Olympics, says Yuki Bhambri

India could win medals in tennis in 2028 and 2032 Olympics, says Yuki Bhambri

By Vipul KashyapNew Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): Ace lawn tennis star Yuki Bhambri believes that India could win Olympic medals in tennis in the 2028 and 2032 Games.Talking to ANI, Yuki said: "It's hard because it's a world sport. Tennis is probably 2nd most popular sport in the world behind foo...

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Rishi, Vanshita clinch titles at KSLTA-AITA Pro Circuit 2021

Rishi, Vanshita clinch titles at KSLTA-AITA Pro Circuit 2021

Bengaluru, Oct 16 (IANS) Karnataka's Rishi Reddy and Vanshita Pathania clinched the men's and women's title respectively in the Rs 2-lakh prize money KSLTA-AITA Pro Circuit 2021 tennis tournament, here on Saturday.In a confidence-building victory for both of them before the Fenesta Nationals next we...

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Indian Wells: Karatsev-Rublev set up doubles final clash against Peers-Polasek

Indian Wells: Karatsev-Rublev set up doubles final clash against Peers-Polasek

California [USA], October 16 (ANI): The pair of Aslan Karatsev and Andrey Rublev dazzled on Friday night as they advance into the doubles final at the BNP Paribas Open.The Russians fell behind 0-3 in the match tie-break against German Tim Puetz and New Zealand's Michael Venus before winning 10 of th...

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Indian Wells: Paula Badosa books showdown against Victoria Azarenka for title

Indian Wells: Paula Badosa books showdown against Victoria Azarenka for title

California [USA], October 16 (ANI): Two-time BNP Paribas Open champion Victoria Azarenka will face Indian Wells debutante Paula Badosa for the trophy on Sunday at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, as both players prevailed in entertaining semi-final clashes against difficult opponents.Azarenka gave it...

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