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Roberta Vinci of Italy, a five-time Grand Slam doubles champion, said she was lucky to beat Serena Williams of the US during their women’s singles semi-final match at the US Open last year. PHOTO: REUTERS
Martin Verkerk of the Netherlands. Photo: Reuters
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2347001_My life after becoming an unlikely Grand Slam finalist
My life after becoming an unlikely Grand Slam finalist

August 26
Outliers tell of their greatest moment in tennis, and how they never reached the same heights again
Murray eyes top spot after Wimbledon glory

Murray eyes top spot after Wimbledon glory

BANGALORE — World No 2 Andy Murray has set his sights on overtaking Novak Djokovic at the top of the rankings after capturing his second Wimbledon crown on Sunday (July 10).

History on the line as Wimbledon gets under way

History on the line as Wimbledon gets under way

LONDON — World tennis No 1 Novak Djokovic and 17-time major winner Roger Federer got Wimbledon under way on Monday (June 27) with history beckoning for the two Grand Slam A...

Passion drives Tan’s quest for success

Passion drives Tan’s quest for success

SINGAPORE — When Singapore tennis player Stefanie Tan graduated with a master’s degree in finance back in May last year, she was confronted with one of the most difficult...