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British number two Watson reaches quarter-finals in Hobart

Britain’s Heather Watson is through to the quarter-finals of the Hobart International after a 6-2 6-2 win over wildcard Jaimee Fourlis. The 25-year-old, who won the tournament in 2015, took just an hour and 10 minutes to defeat the Australian, ...

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Djokovic returns from injury and is set to play in Australian Open

Former world number one Novak Djokovic says he intends to play in the Australian Open “for now”. The Serb returned after six months out with an elbow injury to win 6-1 6-4 against world number five Dominic Thiem, 25, at ...

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Djokovic returns from injury and is set to play in Australian Open

Former world number one Novak Djokovic says he intends to play in the Australian Open “for now”. The Serb returned after six months out with an elbow injury to win 6-1 6-4 against world number five Dominic Thiem, 25, at ...

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'A great journey, with a bad ending': Bedene defends nationality switch

Aljaz Bedene insists he has not let anyone down by switching his allegiance back to Slovenia. The world number 51 became a British citizen in 2015, but has once again opted to play for his country of birth from the ...

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Australian Open: Andy Lapthorne doubtful for wheelchair tennis events

Britain’s Andy Lapthorne is a doubt for the Australian Open quad singles event with a hand and wrist injury. The world number two in the division, for players with impairments in three or more limbs, has pulled out of warm-up ...

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Konta loses Sydney opener but 'feels good' for Australian Open

British number one Johanna Konta was beaten in the first round of the Sydney International, less than a week before the start of the Australian Open. Konta, defending champion in Sydney, lost 6-3 7-5 to Agnieszka Radwanska in a repeat ...

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'I'm not finished' – Murray eyes summer return after hip surgery

Britain’s Andy Murray has had hip surgery in Melbourne and says he hopes to be playing again in time for this summer’s grass-court season. The former world number one, 30, has not played a competitive match since he was knocked ...

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Andy Murray: Will surgery give three-time Grand Slam champion new lease of life?

Less than a week after eloquently describing on social media how demoralising it is to be deprived of the sport he so loves, Andy Murray spoke confidently of being able to compete at the highest level once more. Surgery on ...

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Hobart International: Heather Watson through to second round

Britain’s Heather Watson reached the second round of the Hobart International with a 7-5 6-3 win over Romania’s Sorana Cirstea. The 25-year-old, who won the tournament in 2015, edged the first set after number three seed Cirstea repelled eight set ...

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Two-time champion Azarenka withdraws from Australian Open

Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka has withdrawn from the Australian Open because of the ongoing custody battle over her 11-month-old son. Azarenka cannot leave California with Leo until the dispute is resolved. The former world number one, 28, has not played ...

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