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Sugiyama wins first round match

TOYKO, Japan, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Ai Sugiyama, Japan's top player, beat countrywoman Shinobu Asagoe in one of just two singles matches completed Tuesday at the Princess Cup before officials were

Sanchez-Vicario wins opening match

TOKYO, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- The top four seeded players received byes at the Princess Cup Monday, but No. 8 Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario of Spain easily won her first round match in straight se

U.S. Open champions

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Athletics throw another shutout

Shriver, Wilander in Tennis Hall of Fame

NEWPORT, R.I., July 13 (UPI) -- Pam Shriver, one of just five women to win more than 100 career titles, and Mats Wilander, who won seven Grand Slam singles crowns, were enshrined in the Intern

UPI's Capital Comment for July 1, 2002

WASHINGTON, July 1 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I
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Agassi, Serena , Sampras win openers

LONDON, June 24 (UPI) -- After having his request denied to have his first-round match delayed to Tuesday, seven-time champion Pete Sampras shook off sore ribs Monday and beat Britain's

Bedanova reaches semifinals

, England, June 20 (UPI) -- Daja Bedanova of the Czech Republic followed up her upset of top-seeded Jelena Dokic with a win over fifth seed Meghann Shaugnessy of the United States Thursday

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Castillo streak reaches 33 games

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Legendary sportscaster Jack Buck dies at 77

Navratilova loses at Eastbourne

EASTBOURNE, England, June 19 (UPI) -- Martina Navratilova had one day to celebrate her triumphant return to tennis before running into 19-year-old Daniela Hantuchova.

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Oilers obtain Dopita from Flyers

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South Korea ousts Italy from World Cup

Navratilova makes triumphant return

EASTBOURNE, England, June 18 (UPI) -- Martina Navratilova, playing in her first singles match in nearly eight years, beat Tatiana Panova of Russia, 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 Tuesday at the Britannic Asset Manag

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Red Wings celebrate with parade

Sugiyama, Kremer victorious

EASTBOURNE, England, June 17 (UPI) -- Ai Sugiyama of Japan and Luxembourg's Anne Kremer were victorious in Monday's only singles matches at the Britannic Asset Management Championships.

Seles captures Madrid Open

MADRID, May 25 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Monica Seles posted a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Chanda Rubin Saturday to capture the $170,000 Madrid Open claycourt tennis tournament.

Seles reaches third round

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 7 (UPI) -- Seeded Americans Monica Seles and Meghann Shaughnessy rolled into the third round Thursday at the Pacific Life Open.

Venus, Monica advance to semifinals

PARIS, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Venus Williams and Monica Seles eased into the semifinals Friday at the $585,000 Open Gaz de France.

Seles, Dokic advance at Paris

PARIS, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Fourth-seeded Australian Jelena Dokic and

Capriati rallies to win Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Top seed Capriati saved four championship points Saturday as she rallied from a one-set, 0-4 hole to win her second straight Australian Open title with a 4-6, 7

Australian Open women champions

Women champions at the Australian Open:
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