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Tennis--Italians Errani and Vinci retain Australian Open title

Jan 24th 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Top seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy produced a great escape on Friday as they beat Russia's Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 6-4 3-6 7-5 to retain the Australian Open women's doubles title.
    





Tennis-Australian Open women's doubles final result

Jan 24th 2014
Jan 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Australian Open Women's Doubles Final on Friday 1-Sara Errani/Roberta Vinci (Italy) beat 3-Ekaterina Makarova/Elena Vesnina (Russia) 6-4 3-6 7-5
    





UPDATE 1-Tennis-Australian Open mixed doubles semifinals results

Jan 24th 2014
Jan 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Mixed Doubles Semifinals matches on Friday Kristina Mladenovic/Daniel Nestor (France/Canada) beat Zheng Jie/Scott Lipsky (China/United States) 6-3 6-1 6-Sania Mirza/Horia Tecau (India/Romania) beat Jarmila Gajdosova/Matthew Ebden (Australia) 2-6 6-3 10-2
    





Russia says EU tries to impose "alien view" of homosexuality

Jan 23rd 2014
BRUSSELS, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Russia, caught in a pre-Sochi Olympic uproar over gay rights, accuses the European Union in a new report of trying to enforce "an alien view" of homosexuality on other countries.
    





UPDATE 2-Tennis-Wawrinka fells Berdych to reach first grand slam final

Jan 23rd 2014
* To meet Nadal or compatriot Federer in final (Adds news quotes, details)
    





WRAPUP 2-Tennis-Wawrinka reaches first final, Li to meet Cibulkova

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Stanislas Warwinka edged Tomas Berdych in the tightest of duels to reach his first grand slam final at the 36th attempt on Thursday and set up a possible all-Swiss Australian Open title showdown against Roger Federer.
    





Tennis-Berdych blames tiebreak "lottery" for semi-final defeat

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Tomas Berdych blamed the "lottery" of the tiebreak as he was beaten by Stanislas Wawrinka in the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Thursday night.
    





UPDATE 1-Tennis-Wawrinka fells Berdych to reach first grand slam final

Jan 23rd 2014
* To meet Nadal or compatriot Federer in final (Writes through, adds byline)
    





Tennis-Wawrinka fells Berdych to reach Australian Open final

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Stanislas Wawrinka will bid to break the 'Big Four' strangle-hold on grand slam silverware after edging Tomas Berdych 6-3 6-7(1) 7-6(3) 7-6(4) in a serving war on Thursday to reach the Australian Open final.
    





Tennis-Australian Open men's singles semifinals result

Jan 23rd 2014
Jan 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Australian Open Men's Singles Semifinals on Thursday 8-Stanislas Wawrinka (Switzerland) beat 7-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-7(1) 7-6(3) 7-6(4)
    





PREVIEW-Tennis-Nadal blister could hand Federer crucial edge

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal has suffered a number of career-threatening injuries in the past yet a bad blister on the Spaniard's hand could be all Roger Federer needs to gain a vital advantage in their Australian Open semi-final on Friday.
    





UPDATE 1-Tennis-Australian Open mixed doubles quarterfinals results

Jan 23rd 2014
Jan 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Mixed Doubles Quarterfinals matches on Thursday Kristina Mladenovic/Daniel Nestor (France/Canada) beat Daniela Hantuchova/Leander Paes (Slovakia/India) 6-3 6-3 6-Sania Mirza/Horia Tecau (India/Romania) beat Julia Goerges/Aisam Qureshi (Germany/Pakistan) 6-3 6-4
    





UPDATE 2-Tennis-Li's feet on the ground after reaching third final

Jan 23rd 2014
* Demolishes Bouchard in opening set (Writes through, adds byline)
    





Tennis-Australian Open order of play on Friday

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Order of play on the main showcourt at the Australian Open on Friday (prefix denotes seeding):
    





Tennis-Beliebe in me, I always did - Bouchard

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Eugenie Bouchard's Australian Open semi-final defeat at the hands of Chinese veteran Li Na would only provide her with a further springboard to greater success, the teenager said on Thursday.
    





UPDATE 1-Tennis-Brilliant Cibulkova reaches first slam final

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Dominika Cibulkova was almost lost for words after she became the first Slovakian woman to reach a grand slam final by beating fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska 6-1 6-2 at the Australian Open on Thursday.
    





UPDATE 1-Tennis-Australian Open women's singles semifinals results

Jan 23rd 2014
Jan 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Women's Singles Semifinals matches on Thursday 20-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat 5-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) 6-1 6-2 4-Li Na (China) beat 30-Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) 6-2 6-4
    





Tennis-Injuries rife at Aussie Open despite shorter season

Jan 23rd 2014
MELBOURNE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - When the professional tennis tours decided to shorten their respective seasons a few years ago, it was hoped it would extend the longevity of players at the top and cut down on the number of injuries.
    





UPDATE 1-Tennis-Australian Open men's doubles semifinals results

Jan 23rd 2014
Jan 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Men's Doubles Semifinals matches on Thursday 14-Lukasz Kubot/Robert Lindstedt (Poland/Sweden) beat 13-Michael Llodra/Nicolas Mahut (France) 6-4 6-7(12) 6-3 Eric Butorac/Raven Klaasen (United States/South Africa) beat 8-Daniel Nestor/Nenad Zimonjic (Canada/Serbia) 6-2 6-4
    





Tennis-Indian Wells organisers hope Williams sisters end boycott

Jan 23rd 2014
Jan 22 (Reuters) - BNP Paribas Open organisers were hopeful that Serena Williams would end a 13-year boycott of the event at Indian Wells when the world number one's name was listed on Wednesday among the entries for this year's edition.