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  • KontaIW
    Konta Makes Eastbourne Semis Before Pliskova Defeat

    Johanna Konta completed the perfect week of preparation for Wimbledon by reaching the semi-finals of the WTA Premier event in Eastbourne, UK, securing some hugely impressive victories, including against two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, before eventually losing out to Karolina Pliskova in the semi-finals. Great win @JoKonta91 beating 2 time Wimbledon champion — Greg

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  • DanEvans
    Evans and Konta Reach Last 16 in Nottingham and Eastbourne

    Dan Evans and Johanna Konta are the sole Brits remaining at their respective elite-level UK grass court events this week, after both players won their two opening round matches in Nottingham and Eastbourne to finally kick-start their grass court seasons just in time for Wimbledon next week. Johanna Konta & Dan Evans both play for

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  • Murray and Edmund to Meet in Queen’s Quarter-Finals

    Andy Murray will face his second British opponent in succession after disposing of Aljaz Bedene in the second round of the Queen’s Club ATP 500 event earlier today. He will now face British Number Three Kyle Edmund, who defeated eighth seed Gilles Simon in the first round before being granted a walkover by Paul-Henri Mathieu

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  • Konta Stumbles Against Friedsam in R1 in Stuttgart

    It’s never easy to play a player in their own backyard; it’s harder still when they’re a clay court specialist and you’re playing on clay. Johanna Konta felt the full force of these disadvantages when she faced up to German wildcard Anna-Lena Friedsam in the WTA Premier event in Stuttgart earlier today. Disappointing start on

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  • Robson Exits Stuttgart Qualifying in Second Round

    Laura Robson secured a year-high rankings scalp in the first round of qualifying for the WTA Premier event in Stuttgart, Germany, but was unable to keep her momentum going in the second round, where she lost to Frenchwomen Oceane Dodin. Laura Robson beats world No 117 Klara Koukalova 62 63 in Stuttgart to pick up

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  • Laura Robson Fizzles Out to Fifth Straight Defeat in Charleston

    Recovering from injury is a slow and steady process; we’re still waiting for former British Number One Laura Robson to return to her best. Yesterday evening, she was beaten 6-3 6-3 in the first qualifying round for the WTA Premier event in Charleston, USA, by Romanian 10th seed Patricia Tig. Laura Robson knocked out in

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  • Heather Watson Battles Past Kazakh Test at Indian Wells

    British Number Two Heather Watson extended her winning streak to six with a less-than-straightforward first round victory at the WTA Premier Mandatory event at Indian Wells, USA with a hard-fought, aggressive 7-6(4) 4-6 6-1 victory over 31-year-old Kazakh Galina Voskoboeva. Voskoboeva is a former top 50 player but had been away from the game due

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