1. Sharapova Regains No. 2 Ranking

    Novak Djokovic: Aside from nearly ending his French Open chances by demonstrating how not to open a bottle of champagne, Djokovic couldn't have asked for more last week in Rome...

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  2. French Open Remains Without Guarantees

    Clearly, the momentum of skipping Madrid did not hurt Novak Djokovic. He rolled into Rome and -- voila! -- came away with another title...

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  3. The Biggest Takeaways from the 2015 Italian Open for Roland Garros

    The final week of competitive action for most before the 2015 French Open is over, as Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova reigned supreme in the eternal city of Rome once again...

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  4. Andrea Petkovic Retires Injured at Nuremberg Cup

    NUREMBERG, Germany -- Top-seeded Andrea Petkovic retired with an injury during her opening match at the Nuremberg Cup on Monday, while fellow Germans Angelique Kerber and Sabine Lisicki advanced to the second round at the clay-court tournament...

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  5. Bob Hewitt Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison for Rape: Latest Details and Reaction

    Retired tennis player Bob Hewitt was sentenced to six years in a South African prison Monday after being convicted on charges of sexual assault and rape. According to an Associated Press report (via ESPN...

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  6. Retired Tennis Player Hewitt Gets 6 Years in Prison for Rape

    PRETORIA, South Africa -- A South African judge has sentenced retired doubles tennis champion Bob Hewitt to six years in prison for rape and sexual assault...

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  7. Andy Murray 'Amazed' at Criticism of Amelie Mauresmo

    Andy Murray says he was "amazed" by the level of criticism his appointment of Amelie Mauresmo as coach attracted. The Briton, 28, became the first leading male player to employ a female coach when he hired the Frenchwoman...

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  8. French Open 2015: Early Odds and Predictions for Roland Garros Tournament

    This season in clay-court tennis has been a strange one in that Rafael Nadal is healthy and playing—but not dominating the competition...

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  9. Bookmakers Losing Faith in Nadal at French

    Rafael Nadal has ruled over the French Open for several years now, but the bookmakers have now lengthened their odds about the Spaniard claiming this Grand Slam title in 2015...

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  10. Djokovic Aces Final Exam Before French

    Let's be frank about this: With Rafael Nadal floundering, Roger Federer maintaining and Novak Djokovic once again dominating, this year's Rome Masters 1000 was a dress rehearsal for what might become the most closely watched French Open in many years...

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  11. Two Paths, Same Results for Sharapova, Djoker

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  12. Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova Top Winners and Losers at 2015 Italian Open

    Novak Djokovic rolled his championship chariot into Rome and left his rivals in the dust at the 2015 Italian Open. Disputed "Queen of Clay" Maria Sharapova found her game just in time for the French Open ...

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  13. Is Novak Djokovic Ready to Finally Get the French Open Monkey off His Back?

    Novak Djokovic has accomplished many things in his illustrious career. He's been world No. 1 for 147 weeks and counting. He has won eight Grand Slams (including five Australian Opens, two Wimbledons and one U...

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  14. Tennis Players with the Most Momentum Ahead of the 2015 French Open

    As green clay gave way to red, so the Masters events step aside for the 2015 French Open. Ask any player what they'd like to take into the next few weeks and the answer will be resounding: momentum...

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  15. Federer: Nadal Still the Roland Garros Favorite

    With victory over Roger Federer in Sunday's Internazionali BNL d'Italia final, Novak Djokovic extended his run of dominance at the most prestigious tournaments on the ATP World Tour...

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  16. Novak Djokovic Drills Himself in the Head While Popping Champagne After Victory

    Luckily for Novak Djokovic, the Internazionali BNL d'Italia final went a lot smoother for him than the celebration did. Djokovic beat Roger Federer in straight sets (6-4, 6-3) in Rome on Sunday to capture the tournament title...

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  17. Sharapova Rallies to Beat Suarez Navarro for Rome Title

    Maria Sharapova rallied to beat 10th-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 Sunday and win her third Italian Open title...

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  18. Ball Boy Face-Plants Hard Behind Maria Sharapova at Internazionali BNL D'Italia

    While hustling to get an umbrella for Maria Sharapova during Sunday's Internazionali BNL d'Italia final, this ball boy stumbled and went down hard behind the star tennis player...

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  19. French Open Favorites to Stop Nadal's Run

    It might be too early too panic, but Rafael Nadal fans should at least be highly concerned with the Spaniard's chances of winning his sixth straight and 10th French Open title...

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  20. Sharapova Wins Italian Open Title

    Russian third seed Maria Sharapova came from a set down to beat Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 4-6 7-5 6-1 and win her third Italian Open title...

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  21. Italian Open Tennis 2015 Men's Final: Djokovic vs Federer Live Score, Highlights

    No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic defeated No. 2 Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 to win the Italian Open at Foro Italico in Rome on Sunday afternoon.  Djokovic's title is his fourth at Rome and the 53rd of his career...

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  22. French Open 2015: Roger Federer More Desperate Than Ever for Roland Garros Win

    Roger Federer already has what Novak Djokovic desires: a French Open title. However, among his 17 Grand Slam titles, Federer has won only one at Roland Garros...

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  23. Del Potro to Have Wrist Further Examined

    Juan Martin del Potro will consult with more doctors as he looks to get his left wrist back to playable shape, according to Argentine media...

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  24. Sharapova's Surges into Rome Finals

    Maria Sharapova kept her cool under provocation from the crowd to continue her surge back to form and reach Sunday's final of the Italian Open...

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  25. Li Na's Life Story to Become a Film

    CANNES, France (AP) -- Chinese filmmaker Peter Ho-Sun Chan is making a movie about Li Na , the country's biggest tennis star...

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