Lleyton Hewitt Comes Out of Retirement For Australia, But Loses Davis Cup Tie
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Lleyton Hewitt Comes Out of Retirement For Australia, But Loses Davis Cup Tie

Lleyton Hewitt replaced Sam Groth for Australia in Davis Cup tie against USA. But he and John Peers lost to Bob and Mike Bryan

Lleyton Hewitt Picks Bernard Tomic, Nick Kyrgios For Davis Cup Tie vs United States
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Lleyton Hewitt Picks Bernard Tomic, Nick Kyrgios For Davis Cup Tie vs United States

Australia's Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt has named Nick Kyrgios, Bernard Tomic, Sam Groth and doubles specialist John Peers in his team.

Australian Open: David Ferrer Marches Into Quarterfinals With Another Easy Win
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Australian Open: David Ferrer Marches Into Quarterfinals With Another Easy Win

David Ferrer beat John Isner 6-4, 6-4, 7-5 in two hours, four minutes in the Australian Open pre-quarters at the Hisense Arena to set up his sixth appearance in the last eight.

Retiring Lleyton Hewitt Slams Match-Fixing Slur As 'Absolute Farce'
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Retiring Lleyton Hewitt Slams Match-Fixing Slur As 'Absolute Farce'

Lleyton Hewitt called match-fixing allegations a "joke" and an "absolute farce" after an anonymous online blog linked his name to the explosive report which has overshadowed the Australian Open.

Andy Murray Pays Tribute to Lleyton Hewitt, Names His Dog After Australian Star
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Andy Murray Pays Tribute to Lleyton Hewitt, Names His Dog After Australian Star

Using Lleyton Hewitt's nickname, Andy Murray christened the dog 'Rusty' in honour of one of his favourite players.

Lleyton Hewitt, From Tearaway to National Treasure
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Lleyton Hewitt, From Tearaway to National Treasure

Lleyton Hewitt won two Grand Slams at Wimbledon and Flushing Meadows, and remains the youngest player to reach world number one at 20 years and eight months.

Australian Open: Lleyton Hewitt's Singles Career Comes to an End After Loss to David Ferrer
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Australian Open: Lleyton Hewitt's Singles Career Comes to an End After Loss to David Ferrer

Lleyton Hewitt singles campaign came to an end after he was beaten by David Ferrer 6-2, 6-4, 6-4 in second round of the Australian Open.

Lleyton Hewitt Set to End Career in his 20th Australian Open
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Lleyton Hewitt Set to End Career in his 20th Australian Open

Lleyton Hewitt always pushed himself on court, and early in his career it sometimes got him into trouble with officials and opposing players. But the 34-year-old Hewitt has mellowed in his later years - he's become a mentor to some of the younger Australian players, does a credible job as a television commentator and recently became Australia's Dav...

Roger Federer Opens His 2016 Season With Comfortable Win in Brisbane International
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Roger Federer Opens His 2016 Season With Comfortable Win in Brisbane International

Roger Federer, 17-time major winner converted five of his six breakpoint chances and saved the only one against German qualifier Tobias Kamke to kick-start 2016 season with a win.

Czech Republic beats Lleyton Hewitt, Australia team at Hopman Cup
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Czech Republic beats Lleyton Hewitt, Australia team at Hopman Cup

Jiri Vesely defeated Lleyton Hewitt, who will retire after the Australian Open, 6-3, 6-7 (1), 6-4 before Karolina Pliskova came from 3-1 down in the second set to beat Jarmila Wolfe Gajdosova 7-5, 6-3 at Perth, Western Australia.

Lleyton Hewitt Named Australia Davis Cup Captain
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Lleyton Hewitt Named Australia Davis Cup Captain

Lleyton Hewitt, who is retiring from Tennis after the Australian Open in 2016, has been appointed as Australia's new Davis Cup captain.

Davis Cup: Andy Murray Gives Great Britain Great Start Against Australia
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Davis Cup: Andy Murray Gives Great Britain Great Start Against Australia

Andy Murray gave Great Britain a great start in their Davis Cup semi-final clash against Australia. His brother Jamie will play in the doubles on Saturday.

US Open: Roger Federer Cruises, Andy Murray Struggles, Lleyton Hewitt Says Farewell
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US Open: Roger Federer Cruises, Andy Murray Struggles, Lleyton Hewitt Says Farewell

World number two Federer, the 17-time Grand Slam champion, needed just 80 minutes to rout Belgium's Steve Darcis 6-1, 6-2, 6-1.

Bernard Tomic Sends Off Former Champion Lleyton Hewitt at US Open
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Bernard Tomic Sends Off Former Champion Lleyton Hewitt at US Open

In his final match at the Grand Slam event where he won his first major title in 2001, Hewitt fell 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 7-5, 5-7 after three hours and 27 minutes.

US Open 2015: Lleyton Hewitt Extends Final Bow at Site of First Slam Win
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US Open 2015: Lleyton Hewitt Extends Final Bow at Site of First Slam Win

Lleyton Hewitt secured a 6-0, 7-6 (7/2), 1-0 victory when Kazakh rival Aleksandr Nedovyesov retired after receiving right shoulder treatment.

Nick Kyrgios To Seek Lleyton Hewitt's Guidance For US Open
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Nick Kyrgios To Seek Lleyton Hewitt's Guidance For US Open

Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios has enlisted the help of former Australian player Lleyton Hewitt for the US Open.

Lleyton Hewitt Not Guaranteed Davis Cup Captaincy, Says Tennis Australia
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Lleyton Hewitt Not Guaranteed Davis Cup Captaincy, Says Tennis Australia

Tennis Australia announced that Lleyton Hewitt would take over from the outgoing Pat Rafter as Davis Cup captain but two-time Cup winner Pat Cash and Paul McNamee are also reported to be interested

Davis Cup: Australia Face Tough Task Against Britain, says Lleyton Hewitt
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Davis Cup: Australia Face Tough Task Against Britain, says Lleyton Hewitt

Australia, 28-time winners, fought back from 0-2 down to overhaul Kazakhstan 3-2 in Darwin on Sunday with 34-year-old Lleyton Hewitt winning the fifth and decisive singles rubber.

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