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Petra Kvitova's demolition job leaves Radek Stepanek behind at Sydney International

Michael Chammas Tournament No.2 seed Petra Kvitova finished her duties at the Sydney International on Tuesday before her boyfriend, despite getting on court after Radek Stepanek.

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Nick Kyrgios chases more nights to remember

Magic: Kyrgios at the Australian Open.

Linda Pearce While Nick Kyrgios admits it must seem as if the highs in his young career have far outweighed the lows, he also knows how it feels to be homesick, to move between lonely hotel rooms, to miss his...

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Tennis star Nick Kyrgios aims at Wimbledon, French Open after being hit by injuries

Back on track: Nick Kyrgios is aiming at getting into the French Open for the second time and Wimbledon for the first.

Chris Dutton Rising Canberra tennis star Nick Kyrgios says a horror injury run "brought me back to earth", declaring he's in the best form of his short career and ready to stop a rankings slide.

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Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer into quarter-finals at Dubai Championships

Novak Djokovic

Defending champion Novak Djokovic needed less than an hour to advance at the Dubai Championships on Wednesday, while Roger Federer faced a struggle to seal his place in the quarter-finals.

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Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic to meet in Dubai semi

Federer survives scare (Thumbnail)

Grand slam record-holder Roger Federer earned another showdown with defending champion Novak Djokovic by outplaying Lukas Rosol 6-2 6-2 to reach the semi-finals of the ATP's Dubai Open on Thursday.

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Australian Open: Men's singles round one results

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All the round one results from the men's draw at the 2014 Australian Open.

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Masur tips Kyrgios to light up Open stage

Australian Open 2014- Day 3. Nick Kyrgios from Australia practicing on court 9. 15th of January 2014.  The Age news Picture by Joe Armao

David Polkinghorne Australian tennis great Wally Masur has backed Canberra's Nick Kyrgios to "light it up'' on the world stage.

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Australian Open: day five schedule

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

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Live: 2014 Australian Open - Day Seven

Fabio Fognini shakes hands with Novak Djokovic

Claire Siracusa The first Sunday of competition at Melbourne Park sees the start of the Australian Open fourth round as the tournament edges towards the pointy end.

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Djokovic, imperious in Davis Cup, aims to improve slam strike rate

Novak Djokovic

The world No. 2 swept past Radek Stepanek and Tomas Berdych in straight sets.

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Nick Kyrgios is in the running for two awards

Sport: Asia-Pacific Tennis League, North Woden Tennis Courts, Canberra. Canberra Velocity men v Stanmore Wyverns. Nick Kyrgios of Canberra Velocity. 16th of November 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Lee Gaskin Just being talked about in the same breath as Australian star Lleyton Hewitt would have been a shock to Nick Kyrgios 12 months ago.

Nick Kyrgios deserves Australian Open wildcard, says Todd Woodbridge

Ben McKay Nick Kyrgios' rapid rise through the ranks of world tennis seems certain to land him an Australian Open wildcard next month.

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Australian Open: Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams holding court

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Adrian Proszenko Adrian Proszenko grills Roger Rasheed, Wally Masur, Todd Woodbridge and Nicole Bradtke on next month's Australian Open.

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Australian Open 2014: Roger Rasheed, Wally Masur, Todd Woodbridge and Nicole Bradtke give their tips

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Adrian Proszenko Roger Rasheed, Wally Masur, Todd Woodbridge and Nicole Bradtke on everything you need to know.

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Isner serves up winning start to season at Hopman Cup

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Brad Elborough John Isner is already enjoying a better start to his season than he did last year - and it has only just begun.

French open Hopman Cup campaign with win over Czechs

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Brad Elborough, Perth The French team of Jo-Wilfred Tsonga and Alize Cornet opened their Hopman Cup campaign in the mixed-team event in Perth on Monday night with a 2-1 win over the Czech Republic.

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Canberra's Nick Kyrgios in fitness race for Australian Open

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 19:  Nick Kyrgios of Australia during the first hit out of the new look Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne Park on December 19, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. Australian Open 2014, the roof will be fixed in an open position while the stadium remains under a construction phase. In 2015 Margaret Court Arena will feature a fully retractable roof, making the Australian Open the only Grand Slam event with three retractable-roofed stadiums.  (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

David Polkinghorne Canberra tennis ace Nick Kyrgios faces a race to be fit for the Australian Open in two weeks.

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Nick Krygios gets good news on injury with Sydney in his sights

David Polkinghorne Nick Kyrgios has had positive news about his injured shoulder and could play in the International Sydney qualifiers.

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France on course for first Hopman Cup

Alize Cornet of France hits a return against Sloane Stephens of the US during their eighth session women's singles match on day five of the Hopman Cup tennis tournament in Perth on January 1, 2014. AFP PHOTO/Tony ASHBY  IMAGE STRICTLY RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE

Brad Elborough France's hopes of winning their first ever Hopman Cup have been given a major boost after they defeated the US 2-1 at Perth Arena.

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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in fine form as France firms for Hopman Cup

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Brad Elborough, Perth France is now favoured to win its first Hopman Cup title. Jo-Wilfred Tsonga and Alize Cornet's 2-1 win over the US pair of John Isner and Sloane Stephens at the Perth Arena on Wednesday night should...