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.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes upset route past Andy Murray to Rogers Cup semis

Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga continued to travel the upset route into the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup, taking out twice former champion Andy Murray 7-6 (5) 4-6 6-4 on Friday, after the eighth seed...

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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga upsets top seed Novak Djokovic at Toronto Masters

Novak Djokovic

Steve Keating Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga handed world number one Novak Djokovic a shock 6-2 6-2 third round defeat on Thursday as the Rogers Cup was rocked by upsets and surprises.

Andy Murray breezes past Nick Kyrgios on ATP return

Andy Murray returns the ball against Nick Kyrgios.

Andy Murray made light of an absence from the ATP tour of more than a month to defeat promising Australian teenager Nick Kyrgios in less than an hour on Wednesday in the second round of the Toronto...

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Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil to meet in all-Canadian final

Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil will meet in an all-Canadian final at the Citi Open in Washington on Sunday.

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Scotland's Andy Murray breezes past Australian youngster Nick Kyrgios in straight sets

Nick Kyrgios

Britain's 2013 Wimbledon champion Andy Murray made light of an absence from the ATP tour of over a month to defeat promising Aussie teenager Nick Kyrgios 6-2 6-2 in less than an hour on Wednesday in...

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Milos Raonic ousts Lleyton Hewitt in Washington

Lleyton Hewitt has been knocked out of the Washington Open by Milos Raonic.

Lleyton Hewitt has been knocked out of the Washington Open by big-serving Wimbledon semi-finalist Milos Raonic.

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Australia's Nick Kyrgios to face Andy Murray after first round Toronto Masters win

Big challenge ahead: Nick Kyrgios.

Australian teenager Nick Kyrgios claimed another career first with an opening round decision over Colombia's Santiago Giraldo at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday, setting up a meeting with twice grand slam...

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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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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...