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Serena Williams defeats Jelena Jankovic to advance to final of WTA Championships

Linda Pearce At the end of an unusually full season, Serena Williams has described her fuel tank as empty. The world No.

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I can beat Serena Williams again, says Jelena Jankovic

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia plays a shot in her semifinal match against Victoria Azarenka of Belarus during the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, Australia, Friday, Jan. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)

Michael Chammas Former world No.1 Jelena Jankovic insists she isn't intimidated by the red-hot Serena Williams and says she has the game to unsettle the American if they meet at the Australian Open.

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Jelena Jankovic stuns Victoria Azarenka at WTA Championships

Jelena Jankovic.

Linda Pearce After a two-year absence from the WTA Championships, born-again Jelena Jankovic has made an emphatic return to the season finale.

Caroline Wozniacki upsets Maria Sharapova at US Open

Great Dane ... Caroline Wozniacki celebrates her win over Maria Sharapova.

Naila-Jean Meyers As long as Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova remained in the US Open, the rash of upsets in the women's draw was merely a novelty.

Aleksandra Krunic on the move after US Open win over Petra Kvitova

Aleksandra Krunic had a career breakthrough victory against Petra Kvitova at the US Open.

Naila-Jean Meyers When her coach suggested she book a hotel room for longer than a week at the US Open, Aleksandra Krunic was incredulous.

Women's seeds tumble at US Open as Venus Williams, Simona Halep and Angelique Kerber crash out

Venus Williams

The US Open women's draw has been blown wide open as world No.2 Simona Halep, sixth seed Angelique Kerber and two-time champion Venus Williams tumbled out of the third round.

Serena Williams romps through to Cincinnati final

Serena Williams

World number one Serena Williams stormed into the semi-finals with a 58-minute thrashing of Jelena Jankovic.

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Rafael Nadal survives fright on parade of champions at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova led a parade of former champions into the Wimbledon second round on Tuesdayafter Marion Bartoli briefly lit up Centre Court without swinging her racket.

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Casey Dellacqua in Wimbledon mixed doubles quarter-finals

Jamie Murray of Great Britain and Casey Dellacqua discuss tactics during their third round match against Horia Tecau of Romania and Sania Mirza of India at Wimbledon.

There's still interest for Australian and British fans at Wimbledon where Casey Dellacqua and Jamie Murray are chasing their second mixed doubles titles, but first as a team.

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Rafael Nadal sails into French Open quarterfinals

Spain's Rafael Nadal.

Naila-Jean Meyers, Paris Rafael Nadal, an eight-time French Open champion, often makes his clay court tennis look easy, but rarely has he had it this easy here.

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Tennis: Casey Dellacqua into Indian Wells quarters

Australian sets up a quarter-final meeting with Romanian Simona Halep after a fourth round walkover against Lauren Davis.

Casey Dellacqua through to quarter-finals at Indian Wells

Casey Dellacqua has halved her tennis ranking since the start of the year as she eyes a spot in the Indian Wells Masters semi-finals.

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Petra Kvitova beaten in Stuttgart WTA tournament

Petra Kvitova

STUTTGART: Alisa Kleybanova defeated third-seeded Petra Kvitova in straight sets on Wednesday to provide the first major upset at the Stuttgart tennis tournament.

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Maria Sharapova into last eight in Stuttgart WTA tournament

Maria Sharapova

Defending champion Maria Sharapova reached the last eight of the Stuttgart WTA tournament on Thursday with a convincing 6-4 6-3 win over fellow Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

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Sharapova to face Ivanovic in Stuttgart final

Defending champion Maria Sharapova moved to within one victory of her third straight Stuttgart title after a 6-1 6-2 win over Italy's Sara Errani in Saturday's semi-finals.

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Sam Stosur looks to French Open to find her form

Advantage: Sam Stosur says she may be letting a few opportunities go by.

Linda Pearce As Sam Stosur’s ranking trickles down into the lower reaches of the top 20, the European claycourt season has come at the ideal time for the three-time French Open semi-finalist and 2010...

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Samantha Stosur, Marinko Matosevic win in Madrid

Sam Stosur during a minute's silence for British tennis player Elena Baltacha, who died during day three of the Madrid Masters.

Madrid Samantha Stosur starts her European claycourt season with an upset straight sets win over ninth seed Dominika Cibulkova.

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Stosur, Stan, Sharapova out of Rome tennis

World No.2 Li Na defeated Samantha Stosur 6-3 6-1 on Thursday to reach the Rome Masters quarter-finals on a day of upsets which included defeats for Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka, Maria...

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Rafael Nadal edges Andy Murray in Rome Masters quarter-finals

World No.1 Rafael Nadal dug deep to maintain his chances of defending his Rome Masters tennis title with a gutsy come-from-behind 1-6 6-3 7-5 win over Andy Murray on Friday in the quarter-finals.

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Stosur out to stop slam slump at French

Samantha Stosur.

Liam FitzGibbon, Paris Australia's top ranked tennis player Samantha Stosur is looking to a favourite event, the French Open, to halt her grand slam slump.