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Serena Williams to play Venus in Indian Wells third round

Serena Williams will play her sister Venus in the third round at Indian Wells as she continues her comeback after the birth of her child. The 36-year-old American, who was out for 14 months, beat Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands ...

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Serena Williams to play Venus in Indian Wells third round

Serena Williams will play her sister Venus in the third round at Indian Wells as she continues her comeback after the birth of her child. The 36-year-old American, who was out for 14 months, beat Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands ...

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Indian Wells: Great Britain's Cameron Norrie loses in first round of BNP Paribas Open

British number three Cameron Norrie lost his opening match in the main draw at Indian Wells. The 22-year-old had come through qualifying to face world number 109 Taro Daniel of Japan. Daniel, 25, edged the first set 6-3 but Norrie ...

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Maria Sharapova splits with coach Sven Groeneveld

Maria Sharapova has “mutually agreed” to part company with her coach of four years, Sven Groeneveld. Groeneveld started working with Sharapova in 2014, and helped her to win the French Open that season. The pair remained a team during the ...

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Indian Wells: Johanna Konta suffers shock defeat in BNP Paribas second round

British number one Johanna Konta suffered a shock straight-set defeat by teenager Marketa Vondrousova in the second round at Indian Wells. World number 11 Konta lost 7-6 (7-5) 6-4 to her Czech 54th-ranked opponent. She failed to convert four set ...

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Williams wins on return to WTA Tour after birth of first child

Former world number one Serena Williams won her first singles match on the WTA Tour for nearly 14 months as she returned after the birth of her child. The American, 36, reached the second round at Indian Wells with a ...

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British No 3 Norrie reaches Indian Wells main draw

British number three Cameron Norrie eased through the last qualifying round in Indian Wells with a straight-set win over Ukraine’s Sergiy Stakhovsky. Norrie, the world number 111, won 6-4 6-2 at the BNP Paribas Open in one hour and 18 ...

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'Quality over quantity': Men should not play five sets, says King

Former world number one Billie Jean King has called for an end to five-set matches for men at Grand Slams. King, who won 12 Grand Slam titles including six at Wimbledon, said men’s matches could last too long. The 74-year-old ...

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How eight female stars would change their sport

Media playback is not supported on this device When it comes to equality in sport, the struggle continues for sportswomen the world over. According to recent studies, they are often paid less and receive less media exposure – but those ...

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How eight female stars would change their sport

Media playback is not supported on this device When it comes to equality in sport, the struggle continues for sportswomen the world over. According to recent studies, they are often paid less and receive less media exposure – but those ...

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