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Tennis

Tennis: Kyrgios defaulted for throwing chair onto court in Rome

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 21:40 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay at the Italian Open and was defaulted Thursday from his second-round match. First, Kyrgios slammed his...

Tennis: Andy Murray receives knighthood from Prince Charles

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 21:34 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray received his knighthood from Prince Charles on Thursday, more than two years after he was awarded the honor by Queen Elizabeth II. Murray was dubbed by the...

Tennis: Crafty Kyrgios leaves Medvedev slamming his racket

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 18:33 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Nick Kyrgios took full advantage of his crafty game to eliminate Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 in the first round of the Italian Open on Tuesday. For his first win on clay this year, Kyrgios was...

Tennis: Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 18:05 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Serena Williams withdrew from the Italian Open on Tuesday ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus because of a previously injured left knee. Tournament organizers made the...

Tennis: 'In the mood' Federer seeks more clay matches in Rome

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 16:45 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

At 37 and with 20 Grand Slam titles, Roger Federer still gets excited about playing tennis. That's why he added this week's Italian Open to his schedule. "I was in the mood to play," Federer...

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