Tennis

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After winning the first set, things turned ugly for the Bulgarian.

Raw: Sharapova's ex Dimitrov goes psycho in violent, unreal Turkey tantrum

After dropping a set, the Bulgarian totally lost the plot - and the match on a penalty point. Here's why.

Erakovic comes up short in Morocco final

The Kiwi No. 1 was defeated in straight sets to World No. 15 Timea Bacsinszky earlier this morning.

New Zealand's Marina Erakovic on Day 3 of the ASB Classic Tennis Women's tournament. ASB Tennis Centre, Stanley st, Auckland, New Zealand. Wednesday 6 January 2016. Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz

Kiwi no. 1 Erakovic through to Morocco final

A strong three-set win in the semi-final has given Erakovic the chance to win her second WTA title.

King of clay Nadal's ominous warning getting louder

Another clay title, his 49th equals the world record and puts Nadal in the favourites seat for Roland Garros.

Djokovic's and Serena's supreme athlete statuses confirmed at Laureus awards

The pair were crowned sportsman and sportswoman of the year.

Clay master Nadal back to winning ways

A spent force? Rafa on track to record a mind-numbing tenth Roland Garros crown.

Nadal beats Murray, chases 9th Monte Carlo title

Spaniard Rafael Nadal is in-line to win a record-equalling 28th Masters title.

Federer gone, Nadal advances at Monte Carlo Masters

After being sidelined for two months, Roger Federer's comeback did not go to plan.

Unstoppable Djokovic claims sixth Biscayne title

There's no stopping the World No.1 in 2016, the Miami tournament his third on the trot.

'This game is biased!' - tennis bad boy Nick Kyrgios lashes out at umpire

The brash Aussie lambasted the umpire during a match in Miami.

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The World No.1 created a storm when he suggested men deserve to be paid more than women.

Novak Djokovic clarifies gender pay comments

The World No.1 created a storm when he suggested men deserve to be paid more than women.

Tennis boss steps down after 'ride on coattails of men' comments

Backlash from Serena Williams and other top players led to Raymond Moore's resignation.

'I don't think any woman should be down on their knees': Serena slams sexist comments by Indian Wells boss

Serena Williams heard the sexist comments from Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore loud and clear.

Nadal set for semifinal showdown with Djokovic

Spaniard moves one step closer to a fourth title at Indian Wells.

Rafael Nadal to sue former French politician over doping allegations

The Spaniard is upset that France's former sport minister said a seven-month absence was due to a failed doping test.

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Despite failing a drugs test, Maria Sharapova still has the backing of racquet firm Head.

Racquet firm Head to extend contract for 'woman of integrity' Sharapova

Despite failing a drugs test, Maria Sharapova still has the backing of racquet firm Head.

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Grand Slam champion continues to lose sponsors by the hour following her failed test at the Australian Open.

Maria Sharapova's legal team seeking ban of less than 12 months

The world number seven is expected to face suspension for a minimum of two years.

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Grand Slam champion continues to lose sponsors by the hour following her failed test at the Australian Open.

Former World Anti Doping Authority unloads on Maria Sharapova

Grand Slam champion continues to lose sponsors by the hour following her failed test at the Australian Open.

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The former tennis world number one failed the test at this year’s Australian Open.

Nike cuts ties with Maria Sharapova after failed drug test

"We are saddened and surprised by the news about Maria Sharapova."

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The former tennis world number one failed the test at this year’s Australian Open.

Maria Sharapova makes shock failed drug test admission

The former tennis world number one failed the test at this year’s Australian Open.

'I don't want my career to end this way' - Maria Sharapova on edge after failed drug test

Tennis superstar Maria Sharapova has told a news conference in Los Angeles that she didn't read the updated drug list.

'I wasn't expecting to win': Aussie bad boy Kyrgios wins first ATP title

Kyrgios closes in on an all-important top-32 seeding for the French Open.

Novak Djokovic says he'll be number one.. as a seven-year-old!

Twenty-one years ago Novak Djokovic knew he would be the world's best tennis player.

Novak Djokovic wins remarkable sixth Australian Open

Andy Murray was brave as always but outgunned by the world's best playing at the peak of his powers.

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Seventh seed Angelique Kerber faced a match point in the first round, making it through to her first grand slam final.

German battler slays Serena in final for the ages

Seventh seed Angelique Kerber faced a match point in the first round, making it through to her first grand slam final.

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Top-ranked Djokovic beat Roger Federer 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 in last night's Aussie Open semi-final.

Novak Djokovic on his way to sixth Aussie Open final after dismantling the Fed-Express

Top-ranked Djokovic beat Roger Federer 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 in last night's Aussie Open semi-final.

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Late in the critical fourth set,  the Fed-Express summoned the old magic in a point that will live long in the memory.

He was crushed – but did Roger Federer still play the single greatest point of his career last night?

Late in the critical fourth set, the Fed-Express summoned the old magic in a point that will live long in the memory.

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Questions are now being raised about four matches played here over the past five years.

NZ tennis caught up in allegations of worldwide match-fixing

Questions are now being raised about four matches played here over the past five years.

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Williams beat Agnieszka Radwanksa 6-0, 6-4 and is through to her seventh Australian Open final.

Serena Williams cruises through to Aussie Open final

Williams beat Agnieszka Radwanksa 6-0, 6-4 and is through to her seventh Australian Open final.

'Nothing's guaranteed in sports' - Williams remains focused on the game at hand

The first seed has never lost to Radwanska, but she isn't letting that be an advantage in today's semi.

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