Thursday April 27th 2017

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BBC Sport – Tennis

Konta out but Sharapova wins again in Stuttgart

Johanna Konta loses to Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova in the Stuttgart Open, but Maria Sharapova is through to round three.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:59 pm

‘Cheater’ Sharapova should not play tennis again – Bouchard

The WTA is “sending out the wrong message to kids” by allowing Maria Sharapova to resume her playing career, says 2014 Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:48 pm

Dan Evans: British number three’s run in Barcelona Open ended by Dominic Thiem

Dan Evans’ superb run at the Barcelona Open comes to an end in the third round via a 7-6 (7-5) 6-2 defeat to Dominic Thiem.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:01 pm

Sport on the BBC: The best of this week’s action

This week’s sport on the BBC includes coverage of the World Snooker Championship, Russian Grand Prix and radio commentary of Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:12 am

‘Cheater’ Maria Sharapova should not be allowed to play again – Eugenie Bouchard

The WTA is “sending out the wrong message to kids” by allowing Maria Sharapova to resume her playing career, says 2014 Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:33 am

Maria Sharapova faces media after winning return from doping ban

Former world number one Maria Sharapova faces the press after returning to tennis following a 15-month doping ban with a 7-5 6-3 victory over Roberta Vinci at the Stuttgart Open.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:43 pm

Maria Sharapova: Russian beats Roberta Vinci on return from doping ban

Maria Sharapova is victorious on her return to action following a 15-month doping ban as she beats Roberta Vinci in Stuttgart.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:40 pm

Johanna Konta: British number one beats Naomi Osaka in Stuttgart

Johanna Konta puts a difficult week behind her to reach the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix with victory over Naomi Osaka.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 3:18 pm

Maria Sharapova: Russian to learn French Open fate on 16 May

Former world number one Maria Sharapova will find out on 16 May if she has been given a wildcard for the French Open.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:08 am

Serena Williams: World number one revealed pregnancy news by accident

Serena Williams says she revealed her pregnancy on social media by accident, after mistakenly uploading a photograph on Snapchat.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 7:32 am

Tennis – Google News

Hard work pays off for St. Albert tennis – KMAland


Hard work pays off for St. Albert tennis
KMAland
(Council Bluffs) — Tuesday's city championship for St. Albert tennis is a basic lesson in hard work and sticking to it. Many of the members of the Falcon team, which is believed to be the first city tennis champion in school history, came to Coach

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:06 pm

Lopez Sets New Record In Barcelona – ATP World Tour


ATP World Tour

Lopez Sets New Record In Barcelona
ATP World Tour
… talent to everyone else, with an incredible ability to adapt," said Lopez. "That's why he's so good and why he is No. 1. "For me it will be spectacular to play in my club against the World No. 1. It is a great match. These are the matches I keep
Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray advance to third round in Barcelona OpenTennis Magazine

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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:03 pm

Sharapova ‘a cheater’ and should not play tennis again, says Bouchard – video – The Guardian


Sharapova 'a cheater' and should not play tennis again, says Bouchard – video
The Guardian
Eugenie Bouchard says that Maria Sharapova is 'a cheater' and she should not be allowed to return to play tennis. Sharapova returned to the sport after a 15-month doping ban on Wednesday, beating Roberta Vinci at the Stuttgart Open. 'I don't think a …

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 11:24 am

You can watch Roger Federer and Bill Gates play tennis live this weekend – Quartz


Quartz

You can watch Roger Federer and Bill Gates play tennis live this weekend
Quartz
Bill Gates is an avid tennis fan. On Saturday (April 29), the world can check out the entrepreneur and philanthropist's game live when he plays alongside tennis champion Roger Federer in a match benefiting Federer's charity for education in Africa

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 10:00 am

Tennis debate: Should Ilie Nastase be given lifetime ban from the sport? – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Tennis debate: Should Ilie Nastase be given lifetime ban from the sport?
Telegraph.co.uk
Agree with the suggestions put forward here? Disagree? Have your say in the comments section below. Over the course of a few days last weekend Ilie Nastase cemented himself as tennis's persona non grata. For so long the sport has turned a blind eye to …

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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 9:00 am

WOMEN’S TENNIS: McNamara optimistic heading into tennis offseason – Yale Daily News (blog)


Yale Daily News (blog)

WOMEN'S TENNIS: McNamara optimistic heading into tennis offseason
Yale Daily News (blog)
Talking to head coach Danielle McNamara, it would seem that the Yale women's tennis team just won the Ivy League — or at least had finished with a winning record. Instead, the Bulldogs (8–15, 1–6 Ivy) rescued their winless season with a victory over …

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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:08 am

Leander Paes wows crowd at Tallahassee Tennis Challenger – Tallahassee.com


Tallahassee.com

Leander Paes wows crowd at Tallahassee Tennis Challenger
Tallahassee.com
Leander Paes isn't planning on hanging up the tennis shoes any time soon.

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Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:36 am

Boys tennis: Bulldogs claim TCAL title – The Tracy Press


The Tracy Press

Boys tennis: Bulldogs claim TCAL title
The Tracy Press
It's the first time since 2008 that the Bulldogs have won their league tennis title. Tracy went 9-1 for the season and tied for first place with Lincoln High, the TCAL champion for the past two years and the champion of the San Joaquin Athletic

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Posted on 26 April 2017 | 11:14 pm

Maria Sharapova, victorious in return, keeps focus on tennis – ESPN


New York Times

Maria Sharapova, victorious in return, keeps focus on tennis
ESPN
After winning her first match following a 15-month suspension, Sharapova spoke about her time away from tennis. Rex Features/AP Images. "Was it a way I wanted to experience these things? Absolutely not. But I had the opportunity, and I did it. I can't
Unbowed, Maria Sharapova Retakes the Tennis StageNew York Times
'Drug cheat' Maria Sharapova is controversially back in tennis. Deal with it.FOXSports.com
Bouchard slams 'drug cheat' Sharapova after tennis returnSporting News
BBC Sport –WTA Tennis –Eurosport.com
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Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:30 pm

Owen tennis tries to feel the ‘love’ in the Western Highlands Conference – Black Mountain News


Black Mountain News

Owen tennis tries to feel the 'love' in the Western Highlands Conference
Black Mountain News
The Owen Warhorses have been a force on the tennis courts this season. After a busy final week of the regular season, they were (11-3 or 12-2) and winners of (six of their last seven or seven straight) matches. As the team rode the bus to Newland on

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Posted on 26 April 2017 | 6:38 pm