Popyrin finds form in Bordeaux and claims ATP Challenger title

Australian tennis player Alexei Popyrin has turned around a recent form slump to claim the Challenger title in Bordeaux. Popyrin won his first match of the year in Melbourne back in early January before suffering six straight losses, including five straight round one losses. The 22-year-old started the year ranked at no. 61 only to…

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Jang Su Jeong claims Canberra clay court title

South Korea’s world no. 179 and the no. 2 seed for the ACT Clay Court International #2 has come from a set down to defeat Japan’s Yuki Naito. The opening set saw both players having trouble holding serve with six breaks of serve. The set would eventually be decided in a tie breaker with Naito…

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Barty stuns the tennis world as she retires at age 25

World no. 1 Ash Barty has shocked the tennis world after announcing that she is retiring from tennis at just 25-years of age. Barty last played at the Australian Open when she claimed the title to end a long drought for Australian players. Barty made the announcement in an interview with long time friend Casey…

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Sweeny claims another title in Canberra at the ITF M25 tournament

Australia’s Dane Sweeny has secured back-to-back singles titles in Canberra after defeating James McCabe 5-7, 7-6(6), 6-3. For good measure, he also won the doubles title yesterday with Tu Li as the no. 1 seeds. McCabe was looking to win his maiden ITF M25 title and had a match point in the second set tiebreaker.…

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Muhammad completes the double-double in Canberra

Asia Muhammad from the USA has completed two weeks in Canberra where she has collected two singles titles and two doubles titles. Last week she defeated Priscilla Hon to claim the singles title at the ITF W25 event. The day before Muhammad teamed up with Arina Rodionova to claim the doubles title. Yesterday she again…

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