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Woods primed for return to site of greatest performance

11 June 2019, 3:47 PM

Tiger Woods returns to the scene of his greatest performance for this week’s U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, no longer necessarily the man to beat but a definite threat to win his 16th major title.

Osaka clubs her way into Australian Open second round

15 January 2019, 5:02 PM

Japan’s Naomi Osaka clubbed her way into the second round of the Australian Open on Tuesday night, beating Poland’s Magda Linette 6-4 6-2.

Djokovic back on top as old guard refuse to let go

18 December 2018, 6:13 PM

Young German Alexander Zverev’s breakthrough title at the ATP Finals in London last month brought the future into focus but the year ended with men’s tennis in the grip of a block of 30 somethings led by a resurgent Novak Djokovic.

Cornet had to change her shirt

U.S. Open regrets Cornet’s warning for shirt change

29 August 2018, 8:16 PM

The U.S. Open has said it regrets that French player Alize Cornet was given a warning for removing her shirt during a match following complaints that the decision was sexist.

Williams gets warm welcome and win in US Open return

28 August 2018, 6:09 AM

Serena Williams took the first cautious step towards a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title with a 6-4 6-0 first-round win over Magda Linette on Monday as an excited U.S. Open crowd welcomed the new tennis mother back to the ‘Big Apple’.



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