American teenager Madison Keys overcame a left thigh injury to beat Venus Williams 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 at the Australian Open on Wednesday, ensuring there would be no Williams sisters semifinal.
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The IPTL, brainchild of Mahesh Bhupathi, today announced that Swiss great Roger Federer will replace Rafael Nadal in the Indian team for the new tennis league as the Spaniard has pulled out due to injury.
Australia’s Nick Kyrgios, playing his first Grand Slam pre-quarters, defeated Rafael Nadal 7-6(5), 5-7, 7-6(5), 6-3 in the fourth round at Wimbledon on Tuesday.
Serena Williams was sent packing as Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal illuminated the Centre Court lawn with commanding victories on Saturday.
Rafael Nadal was one point away from falling behind by two sets before rallying to beat Lukas Rosol, the Czech player who knocked him out at Wimbledon in the same round and on the same court two years ago.
Rafa Nadal and Maria Sharapova led a parade of former champions into the Wimbledon second round on Tuesday after Marion Bartoli briefly lit up Centre Court without swinging her racket.
Wimbledon did things its way on Wednesday by installing former top-ranked star Novak Djokovic as its top seed above world No. 1 stalwart Rafael Nadal, while defending champion Andy Murray was seeded third ahead of seven-time champ Roger Federe
One man's despair was another man's ecstasy as the most inopportune of double faults propelled a world-beating Rafa Nadal into a nine-times French Open champion on Sunday.
NOVAK Djokovic has declared Rafael Nadal is not invincible at Roland Garros on the eve of tonight’s French Open final.
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