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Ace high Karlovic prevails in Court 19 marathon


MELBOURNE Ivo Karlovic fired down 75 aces in a record Australian Open marathon against Argentina's Horacio Zeballos which lasted five hours, 15 minutes and finished in a 6-7(6) 3-6 7-5 6-2 22-20 first-round victory for the Croatian on Tuesday.

Factbox: Previous ATP world number ones

Chronological list of former ATP world number ones since computer rankings were introduced in 1973.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 05 2016

Connors a Kyrgios choice as coach for hothead talent

MELBOURNE American tennis great Jimmy Connors has put his hand up for one of the toughest coaching assignments in the world by offering to mentor Australia's wayward talent Nick Kyrgios.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Oct 20 2016

Sharapova returns to court in Las Vegas charity event

LAS VEGAS Maria Sharapova returned to the tennis court for two exhibition matches on Monday, her first appearance since testing positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Australian Open in January.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Oct 11 2016

Clijsters, Roddick headline Hall of Fame nominations

Former world number one players Kim Clijsters and Andy Roddick headlined the list of nominees up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Sep 08 2016

Tomic courts controversy again with lewd rant at heckler

NEW YORK Australian Bernard Tomic courted controversy yet again when he fired lewd comments toward a heckler at the U.S. Open during his first-round upset loss to Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Aug 30 2016

Querrey hails American success at Wimbledon

LONDON Sam Querrey said this year's Wimbledon had been a triumph for the United States after the nation's best showing at the championships for 12 years.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jul 06 2016

Djokovic demise finally gives 'hope to the hopeless'

LONDON When Andy Murray's mother was caught on camera breaking into a wide grin as Novak Djokovic's demise flashed up on Wimbledon's Centre Court screen it was a sentiment shared by many others inside the All England Club grounds.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jul 04 2016

Federer suggests tiebreaks at 12-12 to decide marathon matches

LONDON Roger Federer thinks a tiebreaker at 12-12 would be the best compromise following calls for Wimbledon to step into line with the U.S. Open and scrap long deciding sets.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jul 04 2016

Fluke fears drive giant-killer Querrey to last eight

LONDON Sam Querrey said fears his famous victory over Novak Djokovic would be labelled a fluke helped motivate him to beat Nicolas Mahut at Wimbledon on Monday and become the first American man to reach a grand slam quarter-final for five years.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jul 04 2016
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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