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18 Jun 2016
Andy Murray moved a step closer to a record fifth Queen's Club title as the defending champion battled into the final with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victory over Marin Cilic on Saturday.
18 Jun 2016
Teenage German Alexander Zverev caused a major shock on Saturday as he beat eight-time winner Roger Federer in the Halle grasscourt semi-finals.
16 Jun 2016
Andy Murray set up the first all-British Queen's Club quarter-final in the Open era as the defending champion cruised to a 6-3, 6-4 victory over another compatriot, Aljaz Bedene on Thursday.
16 Jun 2016
Rafael Nadal and Garbine Muguruza will lead Spain's charge for Olympic tennis glory at Rio in August and could play together in the mixed doubles, officials said on Thursday.
16 Jun 2016
Segun Toriola, who has been involved in six build ups to the Olympics Games, has lamented that the preparation for Rio 2016 is the worst ever he has experienced.
14 Jun 2016
Russian superstar Maria Sharapova has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport against her two-year doping ban, CAS confirmed on Tuesday.
14 Jun 2016
Nigeria’s Segun Toriola has been confirmed by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) as one of the experienced players to watch out for at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
13 Jun 2016
Andy Murray warmed up for the start of his Queen's Club title defence with an unlikely practice partner as he took to the court with David Beckham's son Romeo.
12 Jun 2016
"I had two very successful years working with Ivan, he's single-minded and knows what it takes to win the big events," said Murray.
11 Jun 2016
Defending champion Andy Murray will start his bid for a record fifth Queen's Club title with a first round tie against former finalist Nicolas Mahut.
9 Jun 2016
Roger Federer had no sympathy for Maria Sharapova, saying on Thursday he backs a "zero tolerance" stance against doping.
7 Jun 2016
German tennis legend Boris Becker has said he considers himself a better coach than player after overseeing Novak Djokovic's victory in the French Open.

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12 mins ago
Community leader, Dr. Frank Ugwu, has challenged politicians to work for unity. He enjoined people of Nsukka cultural zone of Enugu State to reflect on their love and support for one another.
13 mins ago
A group, Concerned Parents of Federal University Lokoja, has cautioned the vice chancellor, Prof. Olayemi Akinwumi, against turning the institution to an “ethnic entity,” reminding him that he must address alleged rising tuition and nepotism.