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Other Sport 04 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Koubek dumps the champ

Moroccan Younes El Aynaoui#8217;s hopes of defending his Qatar Open title lay in tatters after he lost a tight semi-final battle 7-6, 7-6 to Austria#8217;s Stefan Koubek.

Other Sport 04 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Serena settles score with Clijsters as US power into final

World number one Serena Williams settled a score with Kim Clijsters at the Hopman Cup in Perth Friday as the United States beat Belgium 2-1 to reach the final.

Other Sport 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Youzhny knocks out Novak, looks forward to Roddick

Russian Davis Cup hero Mikhail Youzhny enhanced his rapidly growing reputation by beating seventh-seeded Czech Jiri Novak 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 to reach the last 16 of the Australian Open yesterday, then declared: #8220;This is easy.#8221;

Other Sport 06 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Last-minute change gets Chong Wei a place in the All-England

Newly-crowned national champion Lee Chong Wei has been given a place in the All-England badminton championships in a last-minute swap, replacing deposed champion James Chua, who is injured.

Other Sport 07 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Early danger for Russians

Russia's defence of the Davis Cup they won in dramatic fashion against France in December gets off to a tough start today with a tie on the Ostrava claycourts against a solid Czech Republic squad.

Other Sport 08 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Australia take comfortable lead against under-strength England

Lleyton Hewitt and Mark Philippoussis scored comfortable victories to give Australia a 2-0 lead in their Davis Cup first-round tie against Britain yesterday.

Other Sport 09 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

It’s a wrap for the Australians

Australia brushed aside Britain to take the Davis Cup World Group tennis tie with a four-sets victory by Todd Woodbridge and Lleyton Hewitt in the doubles here yesterday.

Other Sport 10 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Britons score face-saving point against Australians

France, Spain, Australia and Argentina moved into the quarter-finals of the Davis Cup on Saturday with winning leads in their opening World Group matches.

Other Sport 11 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Russia squeeze into quarters

Champions Russia were given a real fright before Davis Cup debutant Nikolay Davydenko managed to squeeze his country into the quarter-finals by winning the deciding singles against the Czech Republic on Sunday.

Other Sport 12 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Police crack their whip on bookies

Indian police are cracking their whip at bookies who are betting illegally on the cricket World Cup in South Africa and who made a killing when the host nation crashed to the West Indies, newspapers said yesterday.