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Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 10th title

Tennis - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 18:52
Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem 6-4 6-1 to claim his 10th Barcelona Open title, but Aljaz Bedene's 16-match winning run comes to an end in Hungary.
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Sport on the BBC: The best of this week's action

Tennis - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 18:11
This week's sport on the BBC includes coverage of the Champions League, Europa League and the final day of rugby union's Premiership.
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Sharapova beaten in Stuttgart semi-finals

Tennis - Sat, 04/29/2017 - 18:50
Maria Sharapova suffers a first loss following her 15-month doping ban as Kristina Mladenovic beats her in the semi-finals of the Stuttgart Open.
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Andy Murray beaten by Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-finals

Tennis - Sat, 04/29/2017 - 15:33
World number nine Dominic Thiem beats Britain's world number one Andy Murray in three sets to reach the Barcelona Open final.
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Sharapova receiving 'extra help' says opponent

Tennis - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 23:52
Maria Sharapova is receiving "extra help" to qualify for tournaments following her 15-month doping ban, says Kristina Mladenovic.
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'Why does everybody get upset?' Nastase says he will quit if punished

Tennis - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 18:34
Ilie Nastase says he will quit tennis if he is banned over the derogatory comments he made about Serena William's unborn child.
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Andy Murray beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas in Barcelona to reach semi-finals

Tennis - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 16:49
Andy Murray reaches the Barcelona Open semi-finals with a 2-6 6-4 7-6 (7-4) win over Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas.
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Doping in sport: International Tennis Federation increases budget for drug testing

Tennis - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 16:22
There is to be a significant increase in the amount of drug testing in tennis, and more samples will be stored for future analysis.
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Konta out but Sharapova wins again in Stuttgart

Tennis - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 07:19
Maria Sharapova refuses to respond to criticism of her return from a doping ban as she reaches the Stuttgart Open quarter-finals.
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Andy Murray: World number one beats Feliciano Lopez in Barcelona Open last 16

Tennis - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 19:04
Andy Murray is through to the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open after a 6-4 6-4 victory over Spain's Feliciano Lopez.
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'Cheater' Sharapova should not play tennis again - Bouchard

Tennis - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 18:39
The WTA is "sending out the wrong message to kids" by allowing Maria Sharapova to resume her playing career, says 2014 Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard.
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'Cheater' Maria Sharapova should not be allowed to play again - Eugenie Bouchard

Tennis - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 09:33
The WTA is "sending out the wrong message to kids" by allowing Maria Sharapova to resume her playing career, says 2014 Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard.
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Maria Sharapova faces media after winning return from doping ban

Tennis - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 23:43
Former world number one Maria Sharapova faces the press after returning to tennis following a 15-month doping ban with a 7-5 6-3 victory over Roberta Vinci at the Stuttgart Open.
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Maria Sharapova: Russian beats Roberta Vinci on return from doping ban

Tennis - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 23:40
Maria Sharapova is victorious on her return to action following a 15-month doping ban as she beats Roberta Vinci in Stuttgart.
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Johanna Konta: British number one beats Naomi Osaka in Stuttgart

Tennis - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 16:18
Johanna Konta puts a difficult week behind her to reach the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix with victory over Naomi Osaka.
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Maria Sharapova: Russian to learn French Open fate on 16 May

Tennis - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:08
Former world number one Maria Sharapova will find out on 16 May if she has been given a wildcard for the French Open.
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Serena Williams: World number one revealed pregnancy news by accident

Tennis - Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:32
Serena Williams says she revealed her pregnancy on social media by accident, after mistakenly uploading a photograph on Snapchat.
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Barcelona Open: Dan Evans beats Mischa Zverev in second round

Tennis - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:04
Britain's Dan Evans continues his unlikely run at the Barcelona Open with a straight-set win over world number 35 Mischa Zverev.
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WTA chief Steve Simon defends Maria Sharapova wildcards

Tennis - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:06
Maria Sharapova's wildcard entry at Stuttgart Open is in keeping with how former dopers are treated in other sports says WTA chief Steve Simon.
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Barcelona Open: Andy Murray to face Bernard Tomic in second round

Tennis - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 13:51
World number one Andy Murray will play Australia's Bernard Tomic in the second round of the Barcelona Open on Wednesday.
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