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2dPeter Bodo

Bodo: Will Djoker catch Fed? It's much more possible now

With his 11th Grand Slam title in the books, can Novak Djokovic catch Roger Federer's current all-time record of 17? History and the competition (or lack thereof) are on the Serb's side.

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Sharapova to play doubles in Fed Cup vs. Dutch

Maria Sharapova was passed over for the singles and is scheduled to play doubles for Russia against the Netherlands in their Fed Cup first-round tie starting Saturday.

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Social scene: #Kerber wins! #Kerber wins!

From fellow players on the tour to German sports stars, the Twitterverse weighed in on Angelique Kerber's stunning upset of Serena Williams in the Aussie Open final.

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Hingis, Mirza win Australian Open doubles title

Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza beating the Czech pair of Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka 7-6 (1), 6-3 to win the women's doubles title Friday at the Australian Open.

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9dMatt Wilansky

Tennis creates Laver Cup, pits Europe vs. world

The inaugural Laver Cup -- a Ryder Cup-like event that will pit Europe's best players vs. those from the rest of the world -- will take place in 2017.

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Venus, not Serena, to play Fed Cup vs. Poland

Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens will lead the U.S. Fed Cup team against Poland next month with an opportunity to advance back into the competition's top tier in 2017.

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Kyrgios avoids sanction for using phone on court

Nick Kyrgios escaped punishment for answering his phone on court before a mixed doubles match at the Australian Open, because the call was taken before the pre-match meeting.


Kamakshi Tandon @Kamakshi_Tandon

Great idea from Tennis Channel to show the 'Match of the Day' in the evening. The first set and half of Dustin Brown is worth seeing.

Kamakshi Tandon @Kamakshi_Tandon

Meanwhile, a riveting match between Gasquet and Brown in Montpellier entering third set. Brown was up a set and a break, then cools a bit.

Kamakshi Tandon @Kamakshi_Tandon

If there was a prize for being involved in the longest match for the season, Kuznetsova would have won it so much it would be named for her.