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Tennis News

Feb 07

GB start Fed Cup campaign with 3-0 win

Great Britain made a winning start to their Fed Cup campaign with victory over Portugal in Tallinn, Estonia.

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Feb 07

Ilie Nastase: ITF reduces ban for tirade at Fed Cup tie against Great Britain

Ilie Nastase’s ban for his behaviour at Romania’s Fed Cup tie against Great Britain is reduced by eight months on appeal.

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Feb 07

LTA report: British tennis body ‘not satisfied’ with gender pay gap

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) says it pays both sexes equally for like-for-like roles, but is “not satisfied” with its gender pay gap.

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Feb 06

World number one Nadal to make Queen’s Club return

Rafael Nadal will play in this year’s Queen’s Club Championships – 10 years after winning the event as part of a summer treble.

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Feb 05

Alfie Hewett: New wheelchair tennis world number one on reaching the top

New world wheelchair tennis number one Alfie Hewett talks to BBC Look East about being the best and his heart defect.

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Feb 04

Norrie debut ‘one of the most impressive of all time’

Cameron Norrie gave “one of the most impressive debuts of all time” in Britain’s Davis Cup defeat by Spain, says former captain John Lloyd.

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Feb 04

St Petersburg Open: Petra Kvitova dominates to defeat Kristina Mladenovic

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova takes a dominant victory over Kristina Mladenovic at the St Petersburg Open.

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Feb 04

The best five shots in GB defeat

Watch the best five shots as Great Britain were beaten 3-1 by Spain in their Davis Cup tie after Cameron Norrie lost in four sets to world number 21 Albert Ramos-Vinolas.

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Feb 04

Great Britain beaten by Spain in Davis Cup despite Cameron Norrie heroics

• Albert Ramos-Viñolas beats Cameron Norrie 7-6 (4), 2-6, 7-6 (4), 6-2• Spain beat Great Britain 3-1 and now face GermanyCameron Norrie enhanced his growing reputation but could not prevent Great Britain losing against Spain in the first round of the D…

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Feb 04

GB beaten by Spain despite brave Norrie effort

Great Britain are beaten 3-1 by Spain in their Davis Cup tie as Cameron Norrie loses in four sets to world number 21 Albert Ramos-Vinolas.

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Feb 04

Zverev beats Kyrgios to give Germany victory over Australia

Alexander Zverev beats Nick Kyrgios in straight sets to give his country a 3-1 win over Australia in their Davis Cup World Group tie in Brisbane.

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Feb 04

Australia lose Davis Cup tie to Germany as Kyrgios beaten in straight sets

Germany’s world No5 Alex Zverev defeated Kyrgios 6-2, 7-6 (3), 6-2Australia will now compete in September’s World Group playoffsAustralia have lost their Davis Cup first-round tie in Brisbane after Nick Kyrgios was thrashed in straight sets by world No…

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Feb 03

Davis Cup 2018: Germany and France take 2-1 leads heading into final day of ties

Germany take a 2-1 lead in their Davis Cup World Group tie against Australia, while defending champions France go ahead against the Netherlands.

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Feb 03

Murray & Inglot lose Davis Cup doubles – five best shots

Britain trail Spain 2-1 in their Davis Cup World Group tie after Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot lose to Pablo Carreno Busta and Feliciano Lopez in the doubles.

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Feb 03

Davis Cup 2018: GB trail Spain 2-1 after Murray & Inglot lose doubles

Great Britain trail 2-1 in their Davis Cup tie against Spain after Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot lose the doubles rubber.

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Feb 03

GB trail after Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot lose Davis Cup doubles

• Spain’s Carreño Busta and Feliciano López win in straight sets• GB trail 2-1 in Marbella and must win both reverse singlesBritain face an uphill task to rescue their Davis Cup tie with Spain after Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot lost in straight sets…

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