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  1. Sport - China - TENNIS

    Mentally stronger Peng Shuai still has soft spot for doubles

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 11:39pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Despite a dream run in the US Open singles, the Chinese star won't suddenly change tack and is eyeing success at the Rio Olympics Peng still has a soft spot for doubles With the 2016 Rio Olympics as a target, China sensation Peng Shuai won't give up playing doubles even though her dream run at the US Open last week- where she reached ...

  2. Sport - TENNIS

    Hantuchova turns the heat on Zhang Ling

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 09:45pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... while local favourite Zhang Ling sadly couldn't quite turn the heat on her opponent yesterday. Hantuchova took a bathroom break trailing 0-3 in the second set and re-emerged in a new kit ... progressed to the quarter-finals after her second-round opponent Date-Krumm, who turns 44 this month, retired because of injury while trailing 6-3, 4-0. Top seed Lisicki made it through to the next ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Former Hong Kong resident Christina McHale hoping for perfect homecoming

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 09:56pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... that illness, she is now on the comeback trail. This year she took part in all grand slams events. A fortnight ago she lost in the second round of the US Open. "I hope to go as far as I can ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Lisicki storms back against Pliskova to win Hong Kong Open title

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 11:04pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... answer. Pliskova had played most of her matches in her run to the final during the day while Lisicki, the marquee player at the tournament, had it better with evening encounters. Organisers had ...

  5. 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

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com The will and the money are there, but the elusive last barrier is securing rights to stage professional tournament return? Winning Hong Kong would be most welcome to once again host a tournament on the men's professional circuit, top ATP official Alison Lee said. Now that a WTA tournament is up and running, both the government ...

  6. Sport - TENNIS

    18 going on 19 – Serena Williams looks ahead after beating Caroline Wozniacki to US Open title

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 11:29am by Reuters

    ... capping off her run to the title with a ruthless 75-minute demolition of her one of her best friends to the delight of her fans who packed Arthur Ashe Stadium court. “I just could never have ...

  7. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Roger Federer sets up a blockbuster

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 10:01pm by AFP

    ... "It's my first ever win on the Ashe stadium which is great," said Monfils, who turned 28 on Monday and whose best performance at a major remains his run to the semi-finals at the 2008 ...

  8. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    John Isner overpowers Dudi Sela to defend Atlanta title

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 10:16pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Atlanta, Georgia American fires 15 aces to end run of diminutive Israeli who was trying to win for his countrymen Isner overpowers Sela to defend Atlanta title Top seed John Isner claimed the Atlanta Open title for the second successive year with a 6-3, 6-4 defeat of Israel's Dudi Sela. The towering world number 12 cracked down 15 aces to end the run ...

  9. Sport - China - TENNIS

    Zhang Shuai causes upset to reach semi-finals at Aegon Classic in England

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 11:39pm

    ... upwards. Stephens certainly had the weapons to turn the match round, but after dropping serve early on and trailing 1-4 and 2-5 she began to  fret. Her problems were compounded by an unfortunate ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Petkovic and Halep both win 6-2, 6-2 to advance at Roland Garros

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 10:10pm by Reuters

    ... 7-5, 6-1 to reach her fourth successive Roland Garros semi-final and the fifth of her career. Bouchard, meanwhile, trailed 5-2 in the first set and 4-1 in the third before fighting back to send ...




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