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All Eyes on Wimbledon

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ATP Season Review: The year that was

(AP Photo/David Goldman) Novak Djokovic ended the 2013 season just like he began it, on a winning note. The world number two successfully defended his title at the year-end championships in London, beating his arch-rival Rafael Nadal in the final. … Continue reading

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Hawk-Eye: The challenge within the challenge

At last year’s U.S Open final, Andy Murray, when serving for the match against Novak Djokovic, hit a clean ace but the linesperson called it wide. Murray challenged the call, and the decision was overturned. Two points later the Scot … Continue reading

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Race to London Heats Up

It’s the business end of the tennis season with the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals right around the corner. With four remaining slots left to be filled and plenty of points up for grabs in the coming weeks, the big … Continue reading

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Djokovic redeems himself with Beijing title

Novak Djokovic does not enjoy playing the supporting role on the men’s circuit. Stripped of his number one spot by Rafael Nadal this week, the Serb made his intent to reclaim the top ranking crystal clear at the China Open … Continue reading

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The Return of Rafa

As Novak Djokovic dumped his final forehand in the net on match point at the U.S Open final, Nadal threw his arms and racket into the air and fell flat on the court, tears of joy flowing unabated. After the … Continue reading

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Nadal sets up dream date with Djokovic

Second seed Rafael Nadal will take on his arch-rival Novak Djokovic from Serbia in the U.S Open final at Flushing Meadows in New York. The Spaniard, who missed last year’s tournament due to an ailing left knee, looked impressive in … Continue reading

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