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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong can bring top-class men's tennis event back, but needs an ATP licence

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 12:35am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of an ATP licence. But the former obstacle is no more with the government now behind the sport. Its grant of US$2 million is what made the WTA International Series tournament, which reaches a climax ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Local championship offers wild card to Hong Kong Open qualifying

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 10:26pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Association International Series event, secured with a US$2 million grant from the government last year, has already pencilled in China's No 2, Peng Shuai, as a marquee player for the 32-draw ...

  3. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Rafael Nadal sets his sights on elusive Miami title

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 10:28pm by Reuters

    ... grand slams and 25 Masters series events, but a victory on the Miami hard courts is not among them. Three times Nadal has made it to the Miami final and the Spaniard served noticed that he plans ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    WTA event organisers hope to bring Li Na to HK tournament

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 09:33pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... will welcome back a professional tournament after over a decade without one. The new Women's Tennis Association International Series event was won with a HK$15.5 million government grant last ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Zhang Ling bows out, but not without a fight

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 12:43am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Gritty fight Hong Kong number one Zhang Ling bowed out to eighth seed Mayo Hibi of Japan, but not without a fight, in the first round of the Chevalier Hong Kong ITF Women's Circuit tennis tournament at Victoria Park on Tuesday. She lost 7-6, 1-6, 6-4. Zhang, who withdrew from the first three tournaments in the ITF series because of an Achilles injury, ...

  6. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Czechs win doubles to lead Davis Cup final

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 03:29pm by Associated Press in Belgrade, Serbia

    ... likely meets cup rookie Dusan Lajovic in the last match of the best-of-five series.  “I am in the best possible position after Saturday,” said Berdych, who has beaten Djokovic only twice in 16 ... overturned the deficit against Canada in the semifinals.  But both stars of those series aren’t playing. Viktor Troicki, who clinched Serbia’s only cup title in 2010, is serving a doping ban, ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong's Zhang Ling takes part in launch party for new WTA event

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 11:18pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Kong number one Zhang Ling promise that a bright future awaits. Former ATP official Duckitt was gung-ho over Hong Kong's new Women's Tennis Association International Series event, ...

  8. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Simply no stopping Serena after grand slam No 17

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 09:51am by Reuters

    ... of thinking about what all her success has brought her. Williams picked up US$3.6 million in prize money for her win combined with her bonus from securing the US Open Series of events, which took her ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Djokovic, Murray overcome challenges to win

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 01:42pm by Associated Press in New York

    ... of those in the past, going 0-3. The 32-year-old Australian, a former No. 1 now ranked 66th after a series of injuries, repeatedly scrambled along the baseline to come up with passing winners ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    For Andy Murray, grand slams are more important than being world No 1

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Wimbledon champion when he lines up at the Rogers Cup Masters Series event this week in Montreal. After spending some time away from the court following last month's triumph at the All England ... and then when I got there I started to play better," Murray said. "I've always looked ahead to the slams and sometimes not played my best tennis in the Masters series, which wasn't ...




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