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Andy Murray stunned by Radek Stepanek at Queen's

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.

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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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Bernard Tomic reaches ATP final in Colombia

Bernard Tomic has defeated Victor Estrella Burgos to set up a clash with defending champion Ivo Karlovic in the final of the ATP Claro Open in Bogota, Colombia.

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Novak Djokovic survives Wimbledon friendly fire

Novak Djokovic.

Top seed Novak Djokovic has survived a testing centre court examination at the hands of close friend and veteran serve-and-volleyer Radek Stepanek to reach the Wimbledon third round.

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Australia's Wimbledon Black Wednesday revisited

Bernard Tomic was beaten in four sets.

Linda Pearce It was all going so well, seven Australians having won singles matches at the All England Club for the first time since 1999. But Wednesday was a wipeout.

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Nick Kyrgios pulls off incredible Wimbledon win

Nick Kyrgios of Australia reacts during his men's singles tennis match against Richard Gasquet of France at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 26, 2014.                        REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett (BRITAIN  - Tags: SPORT TENNIS)

Linda Pearce The Canberran teenager has easily the biggest win of his career, coming back from two sets down to upset French 13th seed Richard Gasquet at Wimbledon.

Rafa's revenge: Nadal battles back to deny his nemesis

Relieved: Rafael Nadal celebrates beating his nemesis.

Simon Briggs Lukas Rosol arrived on Centre Court on Thursday wearing a square of bright blue medical tape over the nape of his neck.

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Nadal fights back to deny his Wimbledon nemesis

Victorious: Rafael Nadal.

Simon Briggs Lukas Rosol threw another scare into Rafael Nadal's Wimbledon campaign.

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Kyrgios: Wimbledon, and the world, at his feet

Australia's Nick Kyrgios

Linda Pearce On one screen, player-turned commentator Wally Masur was watching Wimbledon sensation Nick Kyrgios saving an astonishing nine match points after also losing the first two sets to 13th seed Richard...

Out! Get rid of the line judges, says John McEnroe

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John Branch At every match at Wimbledon, a team of line judges, dressed in matching white pants, striped shirts and blue jackets, stand stoically in formation around the court.

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Wimbledon: Nick Kyrgios becomes sixth Australian in second round

Nick Kyrgios plays a backhand against Stephane Robert.

Linda Pearce The youngest man left in the Wimbledon men's draw celebrated his All England Club debut with a place in the second round.

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Professional tennis no place for women, says Ernests Gulbis after French Open match

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Outspoken tennis player Ernests Gulbis claimed on Friday that women should not play professional tennis and that they would be better served having children instead.

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Bernard Tomic back in winners' circle at Queen's

Bernard Tomic plays a backhand at Queens.

Liam FizGibbon Bernard Tomic has returned to the ATP winners' circle for the first time in almost five months with a first-round victory at Queen's Club in London.

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Lleyton Hewitt loses to Feliciano Lopez at Queen's Club

Blow: Lleyton Hewitt.

Defeat means Hewitt still hasn't notched back-to-back wins since winning the Brisbane ATP title in January.

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Grigor Dimitrov downs Stanislas Wawrinka at Queens

Steven Griffiths London: Bulgarian fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov swept into the Queen's Club final for the first time with an impressive 6-2 6-4 win over world number three Stan Wawrinka on Saturday.

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Bernard Tomic wins as Samantha Stosur loses at Eastbourne

Gon(e). Samantha Stosur.

Bernard Tomic has offered another encouraging glimpse of pre-Wimbledon form with a convincing first-round win at the lead-up event in Eastbourne.

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Bernard Tomic getting familiar Wimbledon feeling

Bernard Tomic.

Bernard Tomic has salvaged enough from a mixed Wimbledon preparation to feel like he can be a threat again at next week's grass court grand slam.

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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.