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Federer cruises past defending champ Mayer into Halle semis

HALLE, Germany (Reuters) - Top seed Roger Federer reached the Halle Open semi-finals on Friday, beating defending champion Florian Mayer 6-3 6-4 and edging closer to a ninth title at the Wimbledon tune-up event.

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Svitolina suffers injury scare ahead of Wimbledon

23 June 2017

(Reuters) - World number five Elina Svitolina has expressed fears that a foot injury that contributed to her Aegon Classic defeat to Italian Camila Giorgi in Birmingham on Thursday could lead to her withdrawal from Wimbledon.

Azarenka's return cut short in Mallorca

23 June 2017

(Reuters) - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka's return from maternity leave was cut short by young Croatian Ana Konjuh at the Mallorca Open on Thursday.

Tennis - Cilic and Querrey march into Queen's quarter-finals

22 June 2017

LONDON (Reuters) - The top seeds have been scattered but Marin Cilic and Sam Querrey continued the charge of former winners at the Aegon Championships on Thursday as they reached the quarter-finals.

Tennis - Konta and Svitolina exit at Birmingham event

22 June 2017

(Reuters) - Britain's Johanna Konta crashed out of the Aegon Classic in the second round on Thursday, suffering a 6-1 6-3 loss to impressive American Coco Vandeweghe at the event in Birmingham, England.

Improving Federer beats Zverev to reach Halle quarters

22 June 2017

HALLE, Germany (Reuters) - Top seed Roger Federer beat Germany's Mischa Zverev 7-6(4) 6-4 to advance to the last eight of the Halle Open on Thursday as the 18-times grand slam champion sharpens his grasscourt game ahead of Wimbledon.

Halep awarded wildcard at Eastbourne

22 June 2017

(Reuters) - French Open runner-up Simona Halep was awarded a wildcard entry to feature at the Aegon International in Eastbourne next week, organisers said on Thursday.

Haase stuns second seed Thiem to reach Halle last eight

22 June 2017

HALLE, Germany (Reuters) - Dutchman Robin Haase shocked second seed Dominic Thiem 6-3 7-6(7) on Wednesday to reach the Halle Open quarter-finals and leave the Wimbledon warmup event without one of its biggest attractions.

Kvitova into Birmingham quarters after straight sets win

21 June 2017

(Reuters) - Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova continued her comeback on grass with a 6-2 6-2 win over British wildcard Naomi Broady at the Aegon Classic on Wednesday.

Tsonga joins exodus of seeds at Queen's

21 June 2017

LONDON (Reuters) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga joined the exodus of the seeds at the Aegon Championships after being outplayed by Luxembourg's Gilles Muller at a boiling hot Queen's Club on Wednesday.

Azarenka wins first match on return from motherhood

21 June 2017

(Reuters) - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka marked her return to the WTA Tour by snatching victory from the jaws of defeat against Japan's Risa Ozaki at the Mallorca Open on Wednesday.

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