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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong youngsters aim to serve surprise in Junior Davis Cup finals

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 12:32am by Kevin Kung

    ... will be giving it our all, like we did against Australia," said Tang, who is juggling his academic studies with his tennis. "Before I leave, I need to take tests in advance and some right after ...

  2. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Rafael Nadal ready to test knee on hard courts

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 04:47pm

    ...  Rafael Nadal plans to test his fragile knee on the hard courts at Indian Wells to determine his playing schedule for the rest of the spring after playing an exhibition match ... that is possible. “That will be a big test for me,” Nadal said. “Today I know I can play on clay; that’s a very important thing to know for me.” This was the first event for Williams and Azarenka since ...

  3. Sport - China - TENNIS

    Li Na cruises through all-Chinese clash at Madrid Open

    Posted May 06th 2014, 10:48pm by AFP

    ... and will face 16th seed Sloane Stephens or Petra Cetkovska in the last 16. Meanwhile, four-time grand slam champion Maria Sharapova overcame a stiff test from American Christina McHale to book her place ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Local championship offers wild card to Hong Kong Open qualifying

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

    ... tournaments over the past two years, providing local players with the opportunity to test their skills against international players," said Herbert Chow Siu-lung, president of the Hong Kong Tennis Association. "The winner of the National Championships will now be able to test herself at the highest level, right here in Hong Kong." Hong Kong's new Women's Tennis ...

  5. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Li Na determined to become world No.1 and bag more majors

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 12:54pm by Mathew Scott

    ... more experience on and off the court now so I know what I should do.” Li said she was looking forward to testing herself against Stosur tonight, a player she has never previously beaten in six ...

  6. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Top tennis players defend anti-doping fight

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... involving 15th-ranked Croatia's Marin Cilic and Serbian Viktor Troicki. "Tennis does a good job of testing from my experience," said 20th-ranked John Isner, the American No 1. ... and Cilic reportedly tested positive at an April event in Munich. Troicki, ranked 53rd, said he was assured he could skip the blood test without punishment. Uncertainty about how well informed ...

  7. Sport - TENNIS

    Rafael Nadal the last seeded player still standing in Qatar

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 09:39am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Doha Nadal the last seed standing in Qatar   Top-seeded Rafael Nadal was the only seed remaining at the Qatar Open after he beat seventh-seeded Ernests Gulbis 7-5, 6-4 in the quarter-finals on Thursday.   Nadal is often tested by the 24th-ranked Gulbis but has yet to lose a match to the Latvian in seven played.   This match, which was delayed for two hours by rain, marked ...

  8. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Stepanek steps up to secure Davis Cup victory for Czechs

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 11:30am

    ... not have the right support cast this time round with Janko Tipsarevic sidelined due to a foot injury and Viktor Troicki banned for missing a blood test in April. The 117th-ranked Lajovic was thrown ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Injured Federer’s US Open planning under threat

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 09:30am by Agence France-Presse in Gstaad, Switzerland

    ... while playing with back pain. The top seed, who was attending the small claycourt event for the first time since winning it nine years ago, was also dealing with the added stress of testing ... week in the Hamburg semi-finals to Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis. Federer had been hoping to both build confidence as well as test out a new larger racquet. Instead, he must now work ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Federer dishes out brutal lesson to Devvarman

    Posted May 30th 2013, 10:44am by Reuters in Paris

    ... is probably the best in the game and he has no holes. His record speaks for itself and I don’t think I have to boast for him.” For Federer, it was more than anything a test of concentration rather than an opportunity to iron out creases in his game. He is expecting a tougher test against third round opponent, Julien Benneteau who beat him in Rotterdam in February and pushed him hard ...




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