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  1. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Rafael Nadal takes Rio Open title on comeback tournament from back injury

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 09:49am by Associated Press

    ... He’s also eyeing the 2016 Rio Olympics where he’d seek a second gold medal. He won gold in 2008 in Beijing. “I leave with the sensation that Brazil is something special for me,” he said. ...

  2. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Andy Murray reaches Sony Open third round without coach Ivan Lendl

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:14pm by ED

    ... on." In his first year with Lendl in his corner Murray reached his first Wimbledon final, won the 2012 Olympic gold medal and then triumphed at the US Open against Novak Djokovic. Last year he ...

  3. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Murray beaten by Raonic in Japan

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 03:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo London Olympic gold medallist and US Open champion Andy Murray was sent crashing out of the Japan Open tennis tournament on Saturday in a shock semi-final defeat by Milos Raonic of Canada. In the final set the Briton squandered a 4-1 lead and missed two match points in the 12th game before going down 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-7 (4/7) to the 21-year-old ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Todd Woodbridge rues Hong Kong's exit from regional circuit

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 11:29pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... I beat him once, but he got the better of me three times." A winner of 22 grand slam doubles titles as well as the 1996 Olympics gold partnering Mark Woodforde- the other half ...

  5. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Murray wary of Beijing conqueror Lu

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:42pm by Reuters in London

    ... Reuters in London Andy Murray experienced the high of winning Olympic gold in London last year but his second round opponent at Wimbledon on Wednesday inflicted one of his most chastening defeats at the Beijing Games five years ago. Lu Yen-hsun, a Taiwanese chicken farmer’s son who goes by the name of “Randy”, clipped Murray’s wings in 2008 but it would be a far greater scalp if he ...

  6. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Venus Williams leads US to victory over South Africa

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 09:51am by AFP

    ... has enjoyed much better fortunes this year. She won her first singles title since 2010 in Luxembourg, teamed with sister Serena to win gold in the doubles at the London Olympics and finished ... for me, winning a tournament and getting to the Olympics and getting a gold,” she said. “I was extremely happy last year and moved up quite a few spots. “This year is just about building ...

  7. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    40 years on, women's tennis still fights for credibility

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the occasion, which had seen her enter the arena on a gold litter carried by four muscle-bound hunks dressed as slaves and Riggs wheeled on in a rickshaw by scantily clad models, was a serious exercise. ...

  8. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Novak Djokovic turns back Dimitrov challenge

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

    ... in January, was due to take on Taiwan’s Lu Yen-Hsun. Lu stunned Murray in the first round at the 2008 Beijing Olympics-- a disappointment Murray made up for with his gold medal performance before ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Australian Open king Novak Djokovic focuses on Davis Cup, French Open

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 12:00am by Associated Press

    ... returners in the game. Djokovic's win deprived Murray of his chance to capitalise on his breakthrough year in 2012, when he won an Olympic gold medal and his first major title, at the US Open. ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Andy Murray praises rivals after US Open win

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Scot adds US Open title to his Olympic gold, but says Federer and Djokovic are players of 2012 Modest Murray praises main rivals Andy Murray may have captured the US ... winning the Olympic men's singles gold medal last month and following it up with the US Open title was "a phenomenal achievement". He said: "He's done it in an era where ...




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