Richard Gasquet

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Nick Kyrgios v Richard Gasquet: tyro versus veteran

Linda Pearce Nick Kyrgios is yet to win a second round grand slam match. But he will. Soon.

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Nick Kyrgios to open Davis Cup tie against France's Richard Gasquet

Nick Kyrgios

Liam FitzGibbon Rising teenager Nick Kyrgios is nervous but confident he's up to the task of leading Australia into battle against Davis Cup heavyweights France.

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Richard Gasquet backs Nick Kyrgios to break top ten

Australia's Nick Kyrgios

French ace Richard Gasquet has predicted a top-ten ranking and possible grand-slam glory for Nick Kyrgios after experiencing the Australian teen’s precocious talent first-hand.

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Rafael Nadal's crushing win sets up clash with Richard Gasquet

Rafael Nadal.

New York Merciless Rafael Nadal crushed Spanish compatriot Tommy Robredo, the shock conqueror of Roger Federer, 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday to reach a fifth US Open semi-final.

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Teen Jordan Thompson almost upsets Richard Gasquet at Kooyong

Jordan Thompson reacts during his match against Richard Gasquet.

Frenchman was pushed to the final point of opening match.

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Sydney teen troubles Richard Gasquet in opening round of Kooyong Classic

Jordan Thompson

Melissa Woods Australian tennis teen Jordan Thompson has fallen just short of a huge upset in his clash with world No.9 Richard Gasquet at the AAMI Classic at Melbourne's Kooyong.

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Nick Kyrgios story: From Wimbledon to Bundoora

Laid-back: Nick Kyrgios in Melbourne on Friday.

Linda Pearce It was almost 7pm last Wednesday night in Melbourne’s northern suburbs and Nick Kyrgios was restless.

IMG says Bernard Tomic split was 'mutual'

Bernard Tomic.

Global management company IMG has confirmed its split with Bernard Tomic, just as the troubled Australian tennis star scored his first back-to-back match wins since January.

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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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John Fitzgerald backs Nick Kyrgios to one day give Wimbledon ''a real shake''

Nick Kyrgios in action during his round one win at Wimbledon.

Jon Tuxworth John Fitzgerald believes Nick Kyrgios has the game capable of one day giving Wimbledon ''a real shake''.

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Lleyton Hewitt and the Australian renaissance at Wimbledon

Lleyton Hewitt

Linda Pearce Pat Cash, Hewitt’s Australian predecessor as Wimbledon champion, believes Hewitt is still as keen as he is capable.

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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.

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Kyrgios hailed as Australia's new sensation

Nick Kyrgios

Linda Pearce Pat Cash hesitates to anoint Nick Kyrgios as a future Wimbledon champion.

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Family is all nerves as Nick Kyrgios shoots for No.1

Nick Kyrgios' brother Christos and mother Nill are following every step of his progress.

Chris Dutton Canberra tennis star Nick Kyrgios has declared his goal to become the world's best player but his mum is too scared to watch and his brother is too nervous to eat before his third-round match at...

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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...

Rain delays Nick Kyrgios' third-round Wimbledon match against Jiri Vesely

Nick Kyrgios celebrates his five-sets second-round win against Richard Gasquet of France.

Liam FitzGibbon Near constant rain at Wimbledon overnight has delayed Canberra tennis star Nick Kyrgios' third-round men's singles match.

Nick Kyrgios to face Nadal in Wimbledon last 16

Nick Kyrgios.

Liam FitzGibbon Australian teenager Nick Kyrgios has extended his remarkable Wimbledon debut into a dream last-16 showdown with world No.1 Rafael Nadal.

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Lleyton Hewitt departs Wimbledon, perhaps for the last time

Lleyton Hewitt shows his exhilaration after levelling the game against Poland's Jerzy Janowicz at two-sets all.

Linda Pearce Lleyton Hewitt is not sure if his farewell wave at Wimbledon was for now, or forever, noting that, at 33, and after so many injuries, he is just one more mishap from “hanging up the bats”...

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Tennis: Kyrgios reaches the Wimbledon fourth round against Nadal

Relief: Nick Kyrgios celebrates after beating Jiri Vesely of Czech Republic.

Linda Pearce An excellent Wimbledon adventure continues for Australian teenager Nick Kyrgios, who followed-up his extraordinary defeat of Richard Gasquet with a more straightforward march past young Czech rival...