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Queen’s Club: Gordon Reid reaches last four at Fever-Tree Championships

Britain’s Gordon Reid reaches the last four in the wheelchair singles at the Fever-Tree Championship at Queen’s Club.

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Nature Valley Classic: Petra Kvitova beats Julia Goerges to reach semi-finals

Defending champion Petra Kvitova beats Julia Goerges in straight sets to reach the Nature Valley Classic semi-finals in Birmingham.

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Diplomatic passport is real – Becker

The foreign ministry of the Central African Republic says the ex-tennis star has a fake document.

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Djokovic wins 800th match to reach Queen’s semi-finals

Novak Djokovic records his 800th career win to reach the semi-finals of the Fever-Tree Championship at Queen’s Club.

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Wimbledon 2018: Dan Evans wins twice in a day to reach qualifying event

Britain’s Dan Evans wins two matches in a day to claim a place in Wimbledon’s qualifying competition.

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Queen’s Club 2018: Nick Kyrgios edges past Feliciano Lopez

Australia’s Nick Kyrgios beats defending champion Feliciano Lopez 7-6 7-6 to reach the semi-finals of the Fever-Tree Championships at Queen’s Club.

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Eastbourne: Andy Murray takes wildcard at Nature Valley International

Britain’s Andy Murray takes a wildcard into Eastbourne as he continues his comeback after almost a year out with a hip injury.

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Andy Murray takes Eastbourne wildcard but is yet to make Wimbledon decision

• Murray will test his fitness next week on the south coast• Nick Kyrgios and Novak Djokovic continue fine form at Queen’sAndy Murray took three days after his rousing comeback at Queen’s this week to commit to an extension of the journey at Eastbourne…

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Queen’s 2018: Nick Kyrgios’ bizarre failure to return serve against Feliciano Lopez

Nick Kyrgios appears to make no attempt to return a serve from Feliciano Lopez during their quarter-final at Queen’s

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Halle Open: Roger Federer beats Matthew Ebden to reach semi-finals

Roger Federer beats Matthew Ebden to win his 19th successive match on grass and reach the last four of the Halle Open.

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Queen’s 2018: Marin Cilic beats Sam Querrey – best shots

Watch five of the best shots as top seed Marin Cilic beats Sam Querrey to reach the semi-finals at Queen’s.

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Eastbourne wildcards for Watson, Dart & Swan

British trio Heather Watson, Harriet Dart and Katie Swan are awarded Eastbourne wildcards.

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Wimbledon ‘has made no progress’ on male bias on top show courts

Exclusive: research finds significantly more men’s than women’s tennis seen on Centre and No 1 since 1993Wimbledon is behind the times when it comes to gender parity with a distinct lack of progress on affording women equal time on the championships’ m…

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Halle Open: Roger Federer beats Benoit Paire after saving two match points

Roger Federer saves two match points against Benoit Paire to avoid an upset and reach the quarter-finals of the Halle Open.

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Nick Kyrgios reaches boiling point in tense win over Kyle Edmund

• Australian defeats British No 1 7-6 (3), 6-7 (5), 6-3• Kyrgios apologises for swearing at end of matchNick Kyrgios is playing the sort of lights-out grass‑court tennis that should put him in the conversation when Wimbledon starts on Monday week – if …

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Eastbourne: Stan Wawrinka takes wildcard into Nature Valley International

Three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka is awarded a wildcard into Eastbourne as he continues his return from a knee injury.

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