Tag Archive for "Tennis" - NextSportStar - page 2
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    Players Fined for Negativity at Wimbledon

    Yesterday, we brought you a heartwarming story about player Jack Sock rewarding teenage fan who, after catching a game towel, had it ripped from his hands by another, older fan. But not all stories from Wimbledon this...

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    Young Fan Deprived of Wimbledon Gift

    The Wimbledon courts are typically a civilized place where an audience knows how to behave; not using camera flashes, being allowed to stand up etc. However during the match between American player Jack Sock and Chilean player...

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    Genie Bouchard makes first-round exit at Wimbledon

    Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard was eliminated early at the Wimbledon on Monday after dropping a 1-6, 6-1, 6-1 decision to Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro in first-round. The world No. 61 from Westmount, Que., came out very strong but...

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    Wawrinka overpowers Murray to make his way to the French Open finals

    Stan Wawrinka has made his way to the French Open finals for the second time in only three years. Murray was able to control Wawrinka’s power for the first three-plus sets, opposing with firm defense and his...

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    An Emotional Moment Takes Over the French Open

    In his second round match of the French Open today, Nicolas Almagro faced off against Juan Martin Del Potro despite his struggles involving past injuries. But, during today’s game, Del Potro served a hard hit that left Almagro...

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    Milos Raonic Moves onto the 3rd Round at the French Open

    Milos Raonic overcame a slow start losing the first set of his match against Brazilian Rogerio Dutra Silva 4-6 to win 3 straight sets 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 and advance to the round of 32 at Roland-Garros. Raonic...

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    The Eugenie Bouchard Twitter Date Play-By-Play

    Professional tennis player Eugenie Bouchard has maintained a cultural presence beyond her days on the court. Between her modelling ventures and her online presence interacting with fans, she’s gained a following most tennis players could only dream...

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    Umpire beaned in face by Shapovalov shot had to undergo orbital bone surgery

    In case you forgot, 17-year old tennis player Denis Shapovalov went viral for all the wrong reasons after accidentally whacking a ball into umpire Arnaud Gabas’ face during a Davis Cup tie between Canada and Great Britian...

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    Raonic advances to quarterfinals of Australian Open

    Canadian Milos Raonic survived a close match and ended up advancing to the Australian Open qaurterfinals after beating Spainiard Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets - 7-6 (6), 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 – on Monday. What makes this year’s different...

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    Petra Kvitova injured by knife-wielding man

    Two-time Wimbledon champion and 11th ranked WTA player Petra Kvitova survived a scary incident at her home in Prostejov, Czech Republic on Tuesday. According to her spokesperson Karel Tejka, she was attacked by an unidentified man with...

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