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‘I practised so much my hands hurt!’ - Bertens ‘defends’ Madrid title on the PlayStation

Fri, 01/05/2020 - 12:50
Madrid Open virtual champion Kiki Bertens says her hands were hurting because she practised so much before 'defending' her title in a PlayStation battle between the world's leading stars.
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Tennis returns: No fans, line judges, ball kids or handshakes

Thu, 30/04/2020 - 21:07
It is a far cry from Roland Garros or Wimbledon, but professional tennis will return in Germany on Friday.
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Virtual Madrid Open: Andy Murray & Kiki Bertens clinch titles

Thu, 30/04/2020 - 19:37
Andy Murray wins the Madrid Open for a third time without even leaving the comfort of his sofa.
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Andre Agassi at 50: When '90s favourite won Wimbledon

Wed, 29/04/2020 - 08:22
To mark Andre Agassi's 50th birthday, BBC Sport looks back to the moment he won his first Grand Slam title at Wimbledon.
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Tennis Scotland hope to persuade Murray brothers to play behind-closed doors event

Tue, 28/04/2020 - 08:03
Tennis Scotland hope to persuade Andy and Jamie Murray to play in a behind-closed-doors event in Scotland.
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The King of 'ClayStation'? Nadal among stars going for virtual Madrid title

Mon, 27/04/2020 - 08:36
On Tuesday, 32 of the world's best tennis players will compete against each other for the Madrid Open title - on their games consoles.
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'I was just lost. I was confused & overthinking' - Gauff, Medvedev and other stars open up

Sun, 26/04/2020 - 10:16
From winning the SW19 junior title to almost quitting tennis, Noah Rubin knows the mental stresses on players and is now giving them a platform to open up.
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Murray to face Nadal in virtual Madrid Open

Fri, 24/04/2020 - 18:20
Andy Murray will play Rafael Nadal next week - in the online video game version of the Madrid Open.
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'Merge tennis' governing bodies,' says Roger Federer

Thu, 23/04/2020 - 11:11
Roger Federer says "it is time for men's and women's tennis to be united" and calls for the merger of both governing bodies.
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'I don't remember when I was last in the UK for weeks outside Wimbledon'

Thu, 23/04/2020 - 09:46
How British tennis player Jay Clarke is keeping in shape during the coronavirus lockdown.
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Murray targets return at September's French Open

Wed, 22/04/2020 - 18:53
Andy Murray says he would definitely play on clay in September if the rearranged French Open goes ahead.
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Tennis world planning multi-million dollar financial aid for lower-ranked players

Tue, 21/04/2020 - 15:54
The four Grand Slams and tennis' three governing bodies are finalising a financial assistance package for lower-ranked players.
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Williams' coach leads plans to stream new events behind closed doors

Tue, 21/04/2020 - 11:05
Tennis fans may soon be able to watch top players in action as plans grow to stream new behind-closed-doors events.
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Sporting Hero: 'I could watch that backhand over and over' - Beattie on Federer

Mon, 20/04/2020 - 08:36
Scotland defender Jen Beattie tells BBC Scotland why tennis icon Roger Federer is her sporting hero.
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Murray & Djokovic build their perfect player and discuss the 'GOAT'

Fri, 17/04/2020 - 21:37
Grand Slam champions Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic held an Instagram Live chat where they built their perfect tennis player and discussed the GOAT debate.
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Andy Murray pays tribute to staff at Addenbrooke's Hospital as he donates to their fund.

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 15:25
Andy Murray pays tribute to staff at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge as he reveals he has donates to their charity fund.
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Coronavirus: 'Big challenges for Wimbledon' - Judy Murray

Wed, 01/04/2020 - 13:02
Tennis coach Judy Murray says Wimbledon faces "big challenges" as emergency meetings are under way to decide if the Championships can go ahead this year.
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Coronavirus: British tennis player Katie Swan and family help deliver care packages

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 13:52
Great Britain's Katie Swan, living in Kansas, tells BBC Sport about her family's effort to help vulnerable people by delivering food packages during the coronavirus crisis.
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'So many bigger things in life' Swan on helping vulnerable in crisis

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 11:39
British tennis star Katie Swan says "there are so many bigger things in life" after her family receive overwhelming responses from vulnerable people they have helped through the coronavirus crisis.
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Could you be a line umpire? Test yourself with our quiz

Sun, 15/03/2020 - 11:22
A matter of millimetres and many miles per hour. Can you ensure justice is done and avoid the wrath of the world's elite tennis stars?
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