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Nadal pads lead as ATP No. 1-ranked player

Nadal pads lead as ATP No. 1-ranked player

LONDON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal collected title No. 62 and increased his hold on the ATP No. 1-ranking to 4,000 points.
Nadal, Djokovic ranked 1-2 going into Australian Open

Nadal, Djokovic ranked 1-2 going into Australian Open

LONDON, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal and three-time defending champion Novak Djokovic will be ranked 1-2 when the seedings and draws are determined for the 2014 Australian Open.
Maria Sharapova hires new coach for comeback

Maria Sharapova hires new coach for comeback

MOSCOW, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova decided on a new coach this week, naming Sven Groeneveld to replace Jimmy Connors.
Shoulder injury ends Sharapova's season

Shoulder injury ends Sharapova's season

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 7 (UPI) -- No. 3-ranked Maria Sharapova said she won't play in any more tennis tournaments this year because of a right shoulder injury.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 2, 2013.
By United Press International
Federer's assault on ATP record book continues

Federer's assault on ATP record book continues

LONDON, June 17 (UPI) -- Roger Federer continued his climb in the ATP record book with his win at the Gerry Weber Open.

Djokovic, Federer to vie in ATP Finals

LONDON, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Top-ranked Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Roger Federer reached the title match of the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals Sunday, posting semifinal victories.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012.
By United Press International
Federer picks up record win at French Open

Federer picks up record win at French Open

PARIS, May 30 (UPI) -- Roger Federer collected a record 234th Grand Slam match victory in advancing Wednesday to the third round of the French Open.
Isner reaches tennis Top 10

Isner reaches tennis Top 10

VIRGINIA WATER, England, March 19 (UPI) -- John Isner reached the Top 10 for the first time and Roger Federer pulled closer to improving his No. 3 ranking in the world tennis rankings Monday.

Federer to meet Tsonga for ATP title

LONDON, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Roger Federer and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga claimed spots in the ATP World Tour Finals championship Saturday with semifinal wins in London.
Federer picks up 800th win

Federer picks up 800th win

PARIS, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Roger Federer picked up his 800th match victory during Friday's quarterfinal play of the BNP Paribas Masters tennis tournament in Paris.

Stepanek upsets Monfils for Washington win

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic prevailed over top-seeded Gael Monfils Sunday, claiming the Legg Mason Tennis Classic championship in Washington.

Computer says Connors all-time tennis best

EVANSTON, Ill., March 2 (UPI) -- A U.S. researcher using computer analysis to rank tennis players says Jimmy Connors is the best player in the history of the game.

Jimmy Connors charged wtih trespassing

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Jimmy Connors, the bad boy and reigning star of U.S. tennis in the 1970s, was arrested for trespassing at a California university basketball arena, police said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008.
By United Press International
Roddick beats Nadal in Dubai tournament

Roddick beats Nadal in Dubai tournament

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 6 (UPI) -- Andy Roddick defeated world No. 2 Rafael Nadal in straight sets Thursday and moved into the semifinals of the $1.4 million Dubai Tennis Championships.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007.
By United Press International

Rusty Federer takes opener in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Roger Federer celebrated his record stay atop the world rankings with an opening-round victory at the $1.5 million Dubai Tennis Championships.

Haas defeats Roddick for Memphis title

MEMPHIS, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Tommy Haas recorded a surprisingly easy victory over Andy Roddick Sunday to capture the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis.

Federer ties Connors' No. 1 mark

LONDON, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Roger Federer has tied Jimmy Connors' record of 160 consecutive weeks as the world's top tennis player.

Federer secures 2006 No. 1 ranking

NEW YORK, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Roger Federer has locked up his third consecutive ATP No. 1 world ranking and is on pace to break the tour's points record. Federer, 25, posted a four-set victory Sunday over Andy Roddick to win his third straight U.S. Open championship and run his 2006 m

Jimmy Connors feared hip replacement

NEW YORK, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Veteran tennis pro and coach Jimmy Connors said in New York that undergoing hip replacement surgery last October meant overcoming his fear. Connors, 54, said at the U.S. Open that he kept turning his car around on the way to the hospital last fall, the Ne

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Sept. 2, the 245th day of 2006 with 120 to follow.
By United Press International

Roddick easy winner in U.S. Open opener

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- American Andy Roddick posted a 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 victory Monday over Frenchman Florent Serra in the first round of the U.S. Open tennis championships.
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