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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    David Sofaer to step into Phillip King's shoes for Incheon

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 09:40pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... could play for the city he was born in. His mother is Chinese and he has an SAR passport, although he grew up in Australia and studied in California. "It was a pity Phillip was turned down ...

  2. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Rafael Nadal can't wait to get back on clay

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 09:50pm by AFP

    ... at Indian Wells, California. "The beginning of the year is tough when we go to Australia, and then the west coast and all of that; Dubai, as well," he said. "The clay is something ...

  3. Sport - China - TENNIS

    Li Na keen for revenge match against Laura Robson in US Open

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of the day session and delayed the start of the night programme, her match did not begin until 11.53pm Only one match, the 1987 clash between Gabriela Sabatini and Beverly Bowes that started ...

  4. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Robson: Watching Murray win was like 'watching a horror movie'

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Carlsbad, California Robson: Murray win sent me chills For anyone observing Laura Robson as she watched the Wimbledon men's final earlier this month they would have been ... victory over Japan's Ayumi Morita in the first round of the Southern California Open on Tuesday. "I was trying to text my friends and my palms were so sweaty. I was on my knees in front ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    HKTA's bid to regain elite status smashed

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... is studying and playing on the collegiate circuit for Berkeley University in California, has been turned down. "They said our players were not up to standard and didn't have ATP or WTA ...

  6. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Novak Djokovic turns back Dimitrov challenge

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 11:27am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Indian Wells, California World No 1 Novak Djokovic survived a rocky start to defeat Grigour Dimitrov 7-6 (7/4), 6-1 on Tuesday and reach the fourth round of the Indian Wells ATP Masters and WTA tournament. Djokovic, unbeaten in a this year campaign that so far includes a fourth Australian Open title and an ATP triumph in Dubai, was on the ropes ...

  7. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Federer marches into Indian Wells fourth round

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 11:29am by Agence France-Presse at Indian Wells, California

    ... Agence France-Presse at Indian Wells, California Roger Federer made quick work of Ivan Dodig on Monday, keeping his Indian Wells title defence on track with a 6-3, 6-1 third-round victory over the 60th-ranked Croatian. Federer needed just 61 minutes to seal the victory- abetted somewhat by Dodig’s six double-faults, the last of which came on match point. The quick finish may ...

  8. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Rafael Nadal ready to test knee on hard courts

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 04:47pm

    ... Garden. But when Nadal heads Indian Wells, he doesn’t know how his knee will respond. Just the fact that he’s planning to play in California is encouraging for Nadal in his comeback from injury. ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Federer and Nadal to meet in last eight

    Posted Mar 14th 2013, 02:02pm by Reuters in Indian Wells, California

    ... Reuters in Indian Wells, California Defending champion Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a mouth-watering showdown in the BNP Paribas quarter-finals after they battled through tricky fourth-round encounters on Wednesday. Federer rode his luck to scrape past fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka 6-3 6-7 7-5 while Nadal had to come from a set down to beat talented Latvian qualifier Ernests ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Tennis guru Peter Burwash says future of the game is in Asia

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... of the top men in our club [in California] and she beat him 6-0, 6-0, 6-1. "The guy said, 'I wanted to lose to an 11-year-old all my life'. When I first taught her, by the end ... The California-based Burwash feels his teaching methods are different from, say, Nick Bollettieri, because the biggest concern of Burwash's team is to teach a practical approach to tennis. "My ...



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