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French Open champion Simona Halep earns second successive year-end top ranking

The 27-year-old Romanian beat Sloane Stephens at the Roland Garros to win her maiden Grand Slam title in June.
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Simona Halep to end 2018 as world No 1

French Open champion Simona Halep will finish the year as women's world number one for the second season in a row.
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Nadal Helps Clear Up After Majorca Floods [Video]Nadal Helps Clear Up After Majorca Floods  01:03

Tennis great Rafa Nadal has joined in with clean-up efforts following devastating flash floods in his native Majorca. The floods have killed at least 10 people and others are missing. CNN reports the..

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Hope To Do Well In The Upcoming Tournaments- Sindhu [Video]Hope To Do Well In The Upcoming Tournaments- Sindhu  00:37

Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu, who was in Delhi to unveil the Vodafone Sakhi app, said the coming days are full of tournaments and she is looking forward to do well in all them. The badminton..

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Chaos At U.S. Open [Video]Chaos At U.S. Open  00:43

Chaos At U.S. Open

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Umpire Serena Williams Called 'Sexist' Also Accused Venus Williams Of Same 'Coaching Violation' [Video]Umpire Serena Williams Called 'Sexist' Also Accused Venus Williams Of Same 'Coaching Violation'  02:13

Venus Williams was reprimanded by the same umpire for the same 'coaching violation' as her sister Serena in the 2016 French Open. Serena Williams accused the umpire during the recent US Open Final..

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Serena Williams takes on Naomi Osaka in the final of the US Open. We take a look at the American’s record-breaking career in numbers.

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Serena Williams in numbers [Video]Serena Williams in numbers  00:47

Serena Williams takes on Naomi Osaka in the final of the US Open. We take a look at the American’s record-breaking career in numbers.

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Simona Halep earns 2nd straight year-end No. 1 ranking

LONDON (AP) — Simona Halep is back as the year-end No. 1 for the second year in a row, despite a back injury that doctors say could lead to a long-term problem.Halep, who won her first major title at..
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Hong Kong Open: Wang Qiang downs Elina Svitolina, Garbine Muguruza to reach final

China'a number one Wang Qiang staged an outstanding comeback Saturday to defeat former Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 7-5 and reach her first Hong Kong Open final. The world..
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Hong Kong Open: Jelena Ostapenko suffers first round defeat against unseeded Kristina Kucova

Former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko crashed out in three sets against outsider Kristina Kucova - who before Monday had not had a WTA main draw in more than a year - in the first round.
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'Very emotional' Naomi Osaka doesn't like being called 'cool'

Naomi Osaka is the reigning US Open champion, the first Japanese to win a Grand Slam singles title and a fast-rising star of tennis -- but do not call her cool. Osaka bolstered her growing fame as..
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Ajay Jayaram, Sourabh Verma to lead Indian charge at Chinese Taipei Open

Shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and Sourabh Verma will look to make a mark when they spearhead India's challenge at the Chinese Taipei World Tour Super 300 tournament starting in Taipei City on..
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Simona Halep believes French Open win has justified her World No 1 ranking, earmarks Naomi Osaka as future star

Halep knows the pain of losing a Grand Slam final after suffering three failures in as many title matches before she rallied past Sloane Stephens to win the French Open.
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World No 1 Rafael Nadal pulls out of upcoming tournaments in Beijing, Shanghai with knee injury

2018 French Open winner Rafael Nadal has pulled out of a string of Asian tournaments due to a knee injury picked up during his US Open match against Juan Martin del Potro.
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Japan Open 2018: Kidambi Srikanth hits yet another stumbling block in journey to top against Korea's Lee Dong Keun

On Friday, the World No 8 Srikanth hit yet another stumbling-block in his disjointed journey back to the top after contracting a knee injury at the French Open last November, when he went down to South..
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All four tennis Majors to continue having 32 seeds after Grand Slam Board reverses decision to use 16 seeds from 2019

Having indicated last year that the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open would only have 16 seeds from 2019, the organisation in charge of the Grand Slams said that the current..
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Tennis Grand Slam Board will keep 32 seeds in 2019 season

The four major tennis tournaments will continue to seed 32 players for men's and women's singles draws, after the Grand Slam Board (GSB) has announced it had reversed an earlier decision to halve the..
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US Open: In historic day for Japanese tennis, Kei Nishikori joins Naomi Osaka in SF

Kei Nishikori advanced to the US Open semi-finals on Wednesday with a grinding 2-6 6-4 7-6(5) 4-6-6-4 win over Marin Cilic, gaining a small measure of revenge on the man who crushed his grand slam..
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US Open: Still a long way to go, says Serena Williams after cruising into semis

Serena William powered her way to within two victories of a seventh US Open title on Wednesday and while she refused to look ahead there are many willing to do it for her, and what they see is a..
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US Open: Rafael Nadal survives bagel to beat Dominic Thiem in five-set thriller

Defending champion Rafael Nadal failed to win a single game in the opening set of his US Open quarter-final against Dominic Thiem on Wednesday but fought back to beat the Austrian 0-6 6-4 7-5 6-7(4)..
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US Open: Rafael Nadal sees off Nikoloz Basilashvili, sets up quarter-final showdown with Dominic Thiem

Top seed Rafael Nadal set up an intriguing US Open quarter-final showdown with Dominic Thiem after snuffing out a comeback attempt by Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili with a 6-3 6-3 6-7(6) 6-4 win on..
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US Open 2018: Maria Sharapova swats aside Jelena Ostapenko in straight sets, advances to fourth round

After some shaky moments in her first two matches, Sharapova charged through the opening set, aided by 27 unforced errors from 2017 French Open champion Ostapenko.
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US Open Preview: Rafael Nadal faces Nikoloz Basilashvili with an eye on quarters

World number one Rafael Nadal will look to book his spot in the quarter-final of the ongoing US Open while crossing swords with Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in men's singles event in New York at the..
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US Open: Dominic Thiem comes from a set down to defeat Taylor Fritz in third round

Ninth seed Dominic Thiem fought back to defeat American Taylor Fritz 3-6 6-3 7-6(5) 6-4 and reach the fourth round of the US Open on Friday. The Austrian fired down 18 aces and broke Fritz five times..
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WATCH - US Open: Sexism row erupts as chair umpire warns Alize Cornet for changing shirt on court

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) has acknowledged that a chair umpire incorrectly warned French player Alize Cornet for changing her shirt on court at the US Open, the latest example in..
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