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The latest tennis news and stories from New Zealand and around the world
09:28 Tue Jul 22 2014
Viktor Troicki got a wildcard entry to the Swiss Open and is ranked No.847, but he's off to a winning start after a one-year ban from tennis.
00:00 Tue Jul 22 2014
Bernard Tomic's second career win has seen him rise 54 places to number 70 in the ATP rankings, joining five other Australian's in the top 100.
18:11 Mon Jul 21 2014
Tennis great Todd Woodbridge believes Bernard Tomic is deserving of Australia's US Open wildcard after winning his second career ATP title in Colombia.
06:27 Mon Jul 21 2014
After making his first ATP final in Argentina this year, world No.46 Leonardo Mayer has won his first title, beating David Ferrer in the Hamburg event.
18:52 Sun Jul 20 2014
Bernard Tomic will return to the world's top 100 after reaching the final of the ATP event in Bogota, Colombia.
07:15 Sun Jul 20 2014
After a year's ban from tennis for being a day late for a doping check, Victor Troicki returns as a wildcard entry at the Swiss Open.
08:59 Sat Jul 19 2014
Croatian qualifier Ana Konjuh, 16, is the youngest player into a WTA semi-final since 2012 and will play second seed Roberta Vinci in Istanbul.
09:00 Fri Jul 18 2014
German Alexander Zverev is the first 17 year old to make the quarter-finals of an ATP 500-level tournament since 2004.
17:35 Thu Jul 17 2014
Talent agency IMG says its split with troubled Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic was mutual in a two-line statement posted on Twitter.
06:22 Thu Jul 17 2014
Serena Williams's coach Patrick Mouratoglou says the world No.1 is going through a "difficult period", but refused to elaborate.
16:14 Tue Jul 15 2014
Global management company IMG has reportedly torn up its contract with Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic before it was due to expire.
09:33 Mon Jul 14 2014
After runner-up finishes the past two years, Lleyton Hewitt finally captured the Hall of Fame title with a 6-3 6-7 (4/7) 7-6 (7/3) win over Ivo Karlovic.
08:24 Mon Jul 14 2014
Romanian Simona Halep, who won the Doha title in February, has beaten Italy's Roberta Vinci 6-1 6-3 in Bucharest.
09:33 Sun Jul 13 2014
Australian tennis warrior Lleyton Hewitt has beaten Jack Sock to move into the final of the ATP event in Newport where he plays Ivo Karlovic.
06:46 Sun Jul 13 2014
Former women's No.1 Lindsay Davenport, coach Nick Bollettieri and broadcaster John Barrett inducted into the Tennis Hall of Fame.
08:58 Sat Jul 12 2014
Lleyton Hewitt joins rising fellow Australian Sam Groth in the semi-finals of the ATP Hall of Fame event at Newport, Rhode Island.
09:06 Fri Jul 11 2014
Serena Williams still not back to fitness after Wimbledon illness.
08:18 Fri Jul 11 2014
Four days after winning Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic marries his pregnant fiancee in a private ceremony at a resort in Montenegro.
08:18 Fri Jul 11 2014
Melbourne tennis player Sam Groth has made his first ATP semi-final, reaching the last four at the Hall of Fame event on Rhode Island.
10:49 Thu Jul 10 2014
Lleyton Hewitt has advanced to quarter-finals of the ATP event in Newport while fellow Australian Luke Saville has been eliminated.
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