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Tennis to review integrity unit to restore public confidence

January
27
,
2016
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Tennis leaders are taking steps at damage control as they grapple with allegations of match-fixing in recent media reports, which have cast a shadow over the first Grand Slam of the year and shaken confidence in the...

Canada's Milos Raonic reaches semifinal of Australian Open

January
27
,
2016
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Milos Raonic wrote Canadian tennis history Wednesday when he defeated Gael Monfils 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 at the Australian Open to earn a spot in his second career Grand Slam semifinal. He is the first Canadian man to go...

Canadian Milos Raonic beats Stan Wawrinka, advances to quarters at Aussie Open

January
25
,
2016
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Milos Raonic reached the quarter-finals of the Australian Open for the second year in a row by defeating 2014 champion Stan Wawrinka 6-4, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-3 Monday in a marathon match lasting three hours, 44 minutes. ...

Eugenie Bouchard eliminated at Australian Open

January
20
,
2016
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Canadian Eugenie Bouchard admitted her heart was pounding during an Australian Open second-round defeat against fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland. But the 21-year-old from Westmount, Que., took that as a good...

Canadian Eugenie Bouchard withdraws from U.S. Open with concussion

September
6
,
2015
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NEW YORK — Canadian Eugenie Bouchard withdrew from the U.S. Open on Sunday with a concussion. The 21-year-old suffered the injury on Friday night after slipping in the locker-room following a mixed doubles match with partner Nick Kyrgios. ...

Serena Williams shrugs off 'elephant in the room' over the US Open for celebrity karaoke

August
27
,
2015
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NEW YORK — Serena Williams is trying to ignore "the elephant in the room" ahead of the U.S. Open. "I'm OK with it. I'm really not even talking about it," the tennis pro said at an event in New York on Wednesday....