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29 Mar 2016
World number one and three-time defending champion Serena Williams and second-ranked Andy Murray both crashed out of the ATP and WTA Miami Open on a Monday filled with upsets.
28 Mar 2016
Junior Circuit in Egypt Amadi Omeh and Azeez Solanke claimed the first gold medal for Nigeria at the 2016 ITTF Junior Circuit tagged Egypt Open after beating Egypt.
24 Mar 2016
Novak Djokovic made peace with Billie Jean King, Chris Evert, Serena Williams and others Wednesday, supporting equal prize money for men and women tennis players after days of controversy.
23 Mar 2016
World number one Novak Djokovic backed off comments that men's tennis players should make more than women on Tuesday as Serena Williams and Andy Murray led a stinging chorus of criticism at the remarks.
21 Mar 2016
World number Novak Djokovic has indicated men's tennis should get more prize money than women because it has more spectators as a new controversy over equality in the sport erupted.
19 Mar 2016
Novak Djokovic set up a mouthwatering Indian Wells semi-final showdown with nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal, who the world number one Serb considers his biggest rival on the ATP Tour.
16 Mar 2016
The Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) has confirmed that teenage star, Abayomi Animasahun, will lead a four-man contingent to 2016 ITTF Junior Circuit tagged Egypt Open.
15 Mar 2016
The United Nations has suspended Maria Sharapova as a goodwill ambassador after she failed a drug test at the Australian Open
15 Mar 2016
Nigeria's Micheal Osewa caused the biggest upset so far at the 39th ITF/CAT Africa Junior Championship in Pretoria, South Africa by beating tournament’s number one seed, Younes Adnane of Morocco 1-6, 6-3...
14 Mar 2016
World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams had to dig deep at Indian Wells on Sunday to fend off a pair of unheralded but spirited opponents.
13 Mar 2016
Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal hit back Saturday at a claim that he faked an injury in 2012 to cover up a failed drugs test.
12 Mar 2016
Venus Williams finally made peace with Indian Wells tennis fans Friday by ending her 15-year boycott of the hardcourt tournament, but she couldn't put away her Japanese opponent.

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