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Australian Open: Always a great experience to share court with Serena, says Simona Halep

Australian Open: Always a great experience to share court with Serena, says Simona Halep

Melbourne [Australia], February 17 (ANI): Simona Halep might have had faced defeat at the hands of Serena Williams in the ongoing Australian Open but the Romanian tennis player truly cherished the battle with the 23-time Grand Slam champion.Serena defeated Halep 6-3, 6-3 in the quarter-finals at the...

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Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev powers past fellow Rublev to reach semi-finals

Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev powers past fellow Rublev to reach semi-finals

Melbourne [Australia], February 17 (ANI): Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev defeated compatriot Andrey Rublev to sail into the semi-finals of the ongoing Australian Open on Wednesday.Medvedev sealed the 125-minute long match after a victory over Rublev 7-5 6-3 6-2. Medvedev, who has never lost t...

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Aus Open: Top-ranked Barty stunned by Muchova in quarter-finals

Aus Open: Top-ranked Barty stunned by Muchova in quarter-finals

Melbourne, Feb 17 (IANS) World No.1 and former champion Ashleigh Barty was ousted from the 2021 Australian Open in the quarter-final stage on Wednesday after being stunned by Czech world No.25 Karolina Muchova over three sets at the Rod Laver Arena.Barty lost the match 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 as Muchova conti...

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Mexican Open confirms presence of 3 top 10 players

Mexican Open confirms presence of 3 top 10 players

Mexico City, Feb 17 (IANS) Three of the world's top 10 men's tennis players have confirmed their presence at next month's Mexican Open, tournament director Raul Zurutuza said on Tuesday.Greece's world No. 6 Stefanos Tsitsipas, seventh-ranked German Alexander Zverev and Argentine world No. 9 Diego Sc...

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Australian Open: Karolina Muchova knocks out Ashleigh Barty to book semi-finals berth

Australian Open: Karolina Muchova knocks out Ashleigh Barty to book semi-finals berth

Melbourne [Australia], February 17 (ANI): Australian tennis player Ashleigh Barty bowed out of the ongoing Australian Open after facing a defeat at the hands of Czech Karolina Muchova on Wednesday.Muchova defeated the local hero 6-1, 3-6, 2-6 in a match that lasted for 117 minutes on Rod Laver Arena...

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Nidi enters 2nd round after hard-fought win in AITA under-16 event

Nidi enters 2nd round after hard-fought win in AITA under-16 event

Bengaluru, Feb 16 (IANS) : Eighth seed Nidi Buvila Sreenivasa survived a first-round exit scare before prevailing over unfancied Disha Behera in the girls category of the AITA under-16 tennis tournament being hosted by Amogha Sports Tennis Academy at the Palace Grounds here on Tuesday.Down by a set ...

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Australian Open: Djokovic overcomes Zverev to book semi-finals berth

Australian Open: Djokovic overcomes Zverev to book semi-finals berth

Melbourne [Australia], February 16 (ANI): World no. 1 Novak Djokovic on Tuesday defeated Germany's Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open at the Rod Laver Arena to register a place in the semi-finals.It was an intense clash between the two top-ranked players as the sixth-ranked Zverev fought till t...

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Aus Open: Williams beats Halep, faces Osaka in semi-finals

Aus Open: Williams beats Halep, faces Osaka in semi-finals

Melbourne, Feb 16 (IANS) American 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams on Tuesday reached the semi-final of the 2021 Australian Open after beating Romanian world No.2 Simona Halep in straight sets at the Rod Laver Arena. Williams beat Halep 6-3, 6-3 to set up a semi-final clash against Japane...

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Australian Open: Serena Williams knocks Halep out, progresses to semis

Australian Open: Serena Williams knocks Halep out, progresses to semis

Melbourne [Australia], February 16 (ANI): American tennis player Serena Williams on Tuesday progressed to the semi-finals of the ongoing Australian Open.Serena defeated Romania's Simona Halep 6-3, 6-3 in the quarter-finals at the Rod Laver Arena and as a result, the American has her dream intact of ...

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Australian Open: Naomi Osaka crushes Hsieh, sails into semi-finals

Australian Open: Naomi Osaka crushes Hsieh, sails into semi-finals

Melbourne: Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka advanced to the semi-finals of the ongoing Australian Open after overpowering Taiwan's Su-Wei Hsieh on Tuesday.The three-time Grand Slam champion Osaka defeated Hsieh in two consecutive sets and sealed a comfortable victory in 66 minutes at Rod Laver Are...

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