Jarkko Nieminen

Another marathon for John Isner at Wimbledon

Howard Fendrich After winning a tiebreaker 19-17 on the way to reaching Wimbledon's third round for the first time, John Isner put it succinctly: "I'm no stranger to matches like this."

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Andy Murray stunned by Radek Stepanek at Queen's

Andy Murray

Andy Murray's reign as Queen's Club champion ended in stunning fashion on Thursday as Czech veteran Radek Stepanek clinched a shock 7-6 (12-10) 6-2 win over the world number five.

Camila Giorgi upsets Victoria Azarenka at Eastbourne

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka has lost her first match after a three-month injury layoff to Italy's Camila Giorgi at the ATP-WTA Eastbourne International.

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Bernard Tomic on track for another comeback

Bernard Tomic.

Linda Pearce Bernard Tomic's first comeback from double hip surgery lasted for the 26 minutes it took the Queenslander to suffer the quickest recorded defeat in ATP history.

John Tomic's ban set to expire

John Tomic.

Linda Pearce At the stroke of midnight on Saturday, when the 12-month ban for assaulting his son’s hitting partner expires, tennis father John Tomic will be free to apply for tournament accreditation once more.

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2014 French Open draw - men's singles

Top seed: Rafael Nadal.

The completed draw for the men's singles at the 2014 French Open which gets underway at Roland Garros on Sunday (prefix denotes seeding):

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Andy Murray in fine fettle despite Rafael Nadal's suggestion that old guard is in decline

Andy Murray.

Simon Briggs Rafael Nadal may be gunning for a mind-boggling ninth French Open title, yet he seems increasingly keen to discuss his sporting mortality.

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Bernard Tomic suffers fastest loss in ATP history

Bernard Tomic

Bernard Tomic has suffered the fastest defeat in ATP history, crashing out of the Miami Masters hardcourt event in his first match following hip surgery in January.

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Lleyton Hewitt hits 600 as Bernard Tomic folds in record time

Lleyton Hewitt hits his 600th victory.

Lleyton Hewitt recorded his 600th career victory at the Miami Masters while Bernard Tomic became the fastest loser in ATP Tour history.

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Pat Cash: Bernard Tomic needs a break

Exit: Bernard Tomic after losing in Florida last week.

Linda Pearce Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash believes Bernard Tomic's longer-term tennis interests and mental health would be best served by the controversial 21-year-old taking an extended break from the game.

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Tomic gets wildcard to defend Sydney title

Bernard Tomic.

Bernard Tomic has needed a wildcard entry to make the field and defend his only ATP Tour title in Sydney next month.

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Dad in corner to see Bernard Tomic's sixth victory on the trot

Bernard Tomic

Michael Chammas Reigning champion Bernard Tomic rekindled his love affair with Sydney on Tuesday night, steamrolling No.

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Tomic cruises to victory

Bernard Tomic

Michael Chammas, Sydney Reigning champion rekindles his love affair with Sydney, steamrolling Marcel Granollers of Spain.

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Wrong ball in Bernard Tomic's court for semi clash

Fairfax Media writer

Michael Chammas BERNARD Tomic warmed up for his semi-final clash against Sergiy Stakhovsky by kicking a soccer ball (football for you purists) around the court just a couple of hours before his big match.

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Live: 2014 Australian Open - Day One

Live: Australian Open 2013.

Scott Spits The 2014 Australian Open has arrived and with the start of the first grand slam tournament of the years comes the characteristic heatwave conditions forecast for Melbourne.

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Results from the third day of the Open

Collated results from the third day's play at the Australian Open.

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Australian Open: day five schedule

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Schedule of play for day five of the 2014 Australian Open.

Murray, Djokovic safely through despite some minor stumbles

Andy Murray

Dave James Defending champion Andy Murray advanced to the third round of the US Open with a four-set victory over Argentina's Leonardo Mayer on Friday, while top seed Novak Djokovic survived an early wobble to...

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Brisbane International: Roger Federer eases into quarter-finals after putting on a masterclass

Roger Federer

Phil Lutton Roger Federer is enjoying life in the fast lane in Brisbane as he laps up the type of speedy playing surface he has been advocating for years.

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Marinko Matosevic in ''L" of a win

Marinko Matosevic

Linda Pearce Marinko Matosevic reaches his first quarter-final by defeating American Sam Querrey.