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  1. British hope Konta will try to stay in 'bubble' for Wimbledon

    06.19 / 15:37 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - The prospect of Johanna Konta becoming the first British woman to win Wimbledon in 40 years is certain to generate plenty of focus on the world number seven as next month's tournament draws…
  2. Attack victim Kvitova relishing Wimbledon return

    06.19 / 15:06 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova says returning to the scene of her "fairytale" first grand slam win will be a particularly emotional occasion this…
  3. Tsonga bounces back at Queen's after French Open shock

    06.19 / 13:57 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    LONDON (Reuters) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga returned emphatically to winning ways in the Queen's Club Championships in London on Monday, putting his shock first round exit at his home French Open firmly behind…
  4. Fitness and passion key for Murray's career ambitions

    06.19 / 10:47 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    (Reuters) - World number one Andy Murray will continue to play for as long as he remains fit enough to compete and is hopeful that his love of tennis could see him target a third Olympic title at the 2020 Games in…
  5. Federer seeks to reignite comeback bid after Stuttgart stumble

    06.19 / 07:00 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    (Reuters) - After his comeback was cut short by Tommy Haas in Stuttgart last week, Roger Federer is eager to get a win under his belt in the opening round of the Gerry Weber Open in Halle as the Swiss gears up for another tilt at…
  6. Vekic savours coming-of-age win over Konta in Nottingham

    06.18 / 18:49 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    (Reuters) - Croatia's Donna Vekic came from a set down to win the Nottingham grasscourt event in a pulsating final against Britain's Johanna Konta on Sunday to remind the tennis world why she was once considered one of the game's hottest…
  7. Tennis - Rising force Kontaveit wins first title in Den Bosch

    06.18 / 12:41 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    (Reuters) - Estonia's Anett Kontaveit, one of the rising talents of the women's game, won her first tour title in the Wimbledon warm-up tournament at Den Bosch in the Netherlands on Sunday, beating Russian Natalia Vikhlyantseva 6-2…
  8. Kerber withdraws from Birmingham event due to hamstring injury

    06.18 / 11:30 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - World number one Angelique Kerber has suffered a pre-Wimbledon injury scare, pulling out of this week's Aegon Classic at Edgbaston due to a recurrence of a hamstring…
  9. Miller impressed by Thomas 63, up to a point

    06.18 / 05:28 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    (Reuters) - The U.S. Open has traditionally had a reputation as the toughest test in golf, but benign conditions have turned this week’s championship into a birdie-fest, much to the lament of former champion Johnny M…
  10. Muller and Karlovic set up veterans' final in Den Bosch

    06.17 / 20:26 thestar.com.my Thestar.com.my - Tennis
    (Reuters) - Luxembourg's 34-year-old Gilles Muller and Croatia's 38-year-old Ivo Karlovic set up a final between two of the tour's veteran big servers at the Den Bosch grasscourt tournament on…