Top 5 Tennis Upsets From Over The Years

The best part about being a sports fan is the package of surprises that awaits us every now and then. Some of the stories of triumph that come out of the sporting world make the day of the sports fan and tennis is no different. Over the years, there have been some great tennis upsets

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World Tennis Weekly #18 – Novak Djokovic and Flavia Pennetta Win US Open

While the men’s tournament at the US Open produced produced a predictable outcome with Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer reaching the final, the women’s draw turned out to be a total surprise with two Italian women reaching their first Grand Slam final. All this and more in our weekly recap of world tennis. Novak Djokovic

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US Open: Flavia Pennetta Wins The Title

Italy’s Flavia Pennetta went home with the US Open Women’s title after defeating childhood friend Roberta Vinci 7-6, 6-2 in the final. Roberta Vinci, who reached the final after defeating Serena Williams, was a favorite to win the title at Flushing Meadows. However, Pennetta had other plans. After a tough fought first set, Pennetta managed

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US Open: Serena Williams Crashes Out

The hopes of Serena Williams making history by winning four Grand Slams in a calendar year came crashing down as she was knocked out of the US Open semifinals by a gutsy unheralded Italian, Roberta Vinci. Serena faced unseeded Roberta Vinci in the semi-finals of the US Open. She seemed destined to reach the final

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US Open: Matches Postponed Due To Rain

Persistent rain forced the US Open organizers to postpone the Women’s singles semifinal match between Serena Williams and Roberta Vinci. The match was to be held on Thursday evening, but it has now been rescheduled to Friday morning. To accommodate the change, the organizers have shifted the men’s semi-final to friday evening. This shift will

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US Open Day 9: Marin Cilic Reach Semis

Defending Champion Marin Cilic reached the semi-finals of the 2015 US Open after defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Quarter final of the tournament. Cilic seemed to be on top of his game after taking the first two sets comfortably but Tsonga was in no mood to give up. He fought back and took home the

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International Tennis Weekly #2: Djokovic Wins In Indian Wells

Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep walked away with the BNP Paribas Open titles in Indian Wells this past weekend, capturing the first of the back-to-back hardcourt Masters Series titles in California. Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in the final The top-ranked Djokovic defeated world No. 2 Roger Federer in three sets 6-3, 6-7(5), 6-2 in

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Indian Tennis Weekly Recap #10: Sania Mirza Wins In Indian Wells

Sania Mirza came away with yet another prestigious title and climbs all the way to No. 3 in the world rankings while N. Vijay Sundar Prashanth won the ITF singles title in Tiruchirapalli. Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis Win Indian Wells Playing their first tournament together, the newly formed pairing of Sania Mirza and Martina

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Sania Mirza and Cara Black Reach Semis at WTA Tour Doubles Finals

This is the first time that Sania Mirza has qualified for the season-ending WTA Tour Finals in her career. As Cara Black is due to retire at the end of this year , this tournament is a perfect opportunity for Sania Mirza to provide a perfect send off present to her partner.