Australian Open: Novak Djokovic Soars Into Round Four
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Australian Open: Novak Djokovic Soars Into Round Four

World number one Novak Djokovic recorded a 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (8/6) win over Italy's Andreas Seppi in the third round of the Australian Open.

Roger Federer Trumps Andreas Seppi for Eighth Halle Title
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Roger Federer Trumps Andreas Seppi for Eighth Halle Title

Roger Federer claimed his 15th career title on grass, coming just over a week away from Wimbledon, where he will be bidding to win an eighth time.

Federer is Not Necessarily a Shadow of Himself
Cristopher Clarey, The New York Times

Federer is Not Necessarily a Shadow of Himself

Roger Federer may have exited Australian Open in the third round but he has won too often in recent months, and even recent weeks, for any reasonable tennis observer to take his Melbourne performance as a confirmation that the end should be nigh.

Roger Federer Far From Done in Grand Slams, Say Rivals
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Roger Federer Far From Done in Grand Slams, Say Rivals

Roger Federer made his earliest exit from Australian Open in 14 years when he suffered a four-set loss to Italian veteran Andreas Seppi in the third round.

Special Moment, Says Andreas Seppi; Just a Bad Day, Laments Roger Federer
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Special Moment, Says Andreas Seppi; Just a Bad Day, Laments Roger Federer

Andreas Seppi had never beaten Roger Federer in 10 previous meetings. On Friday at Australian Open, the Italian stunned the Swiss Grand Slam maestro.

Rohan Bopanna-Aisam Qureshi Suffer First Round Defeat in US Open
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Rohan Bopanna-Aisam Qureshi Suffer First Round Defeat in US Open

Rohan Bopanna and Aisam Qureshi went down 6-7 (10-12), 6-4, 6-7 (5-7) against the unseeded Italian pair of Daniele Bracciali and Andreas Seppi here Tuesday.

Wimbledon 2013: Juan Martin del Potro beats Andreas Seppi to reach quarters
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Wimbledon 2013: Juan Martin del Potro beats Andreas Seppi to reach quarters

The eighth-seeded Argentine converted only two of his 11 break points and needed four match points to close out Seppi, saying he got a bit nervous toward the end.

Wimbledon 2013: Perfect seven as Andreas Seppi downs Kei Nishikori
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Wimbledon 2013: Perfect seven as Andreas Seppi downs Kei Nishikori

Seppi, who went the distance to beat Denis Istomin in the previous round, has now won all seven of the five-set matches in 2013 dating back to the Australian Open in January.

Wimbledon 2013: Michael Llodra becomes 11th pullout
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Wimbledon 2013: Michael Llodra becomes 11th pullout

France's Michael Llodra retired from his second round Wimbledon match with Italian 23rd seed Andreas Seppi on Thursday, taking the total of pullouts to 11 at the tournament.

David Ferrer sets up Portugal Open final with Stanislas Wawrinka
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David Ferrer sets up Portugal Open final with Stanislas Wawrinka

Ferrer dispatched Italian Andreas Seppi 6-1, 6-4, while Wawrinka ended the run of Spanish qualifier Pablo Carreno-Busta as the second seed posted a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 win in a match marred by complaints about on-court coaching from the Spaniard's box.

David Ferrer, Stanislas Wawrinka enter Portugal semifinals
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David Ferrer, Stanislas Wawrinka enter Portugal semifinals

In the women's event, third-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and No. 4 Carla Suarez Navarro will meet in the final on Saturday.

Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer enter Dubai ATP semi-finals
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Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer enter Dubai ATP semi-finals

Federer will tackle Tomas Berdych, the world number six from the Czech Republic who has continued to cope well with a schedule requiring him to travel 3,000 miles from Marseille where he contested the final on Sunday.

Roger Federer survives scare to enter Round 2 in Dubai meet
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Roger Federer survives scare to enter Round 2 in Dubai meet

When Federer found a couple of extra gears, taking the next two sets in less than three-quarters of an hour, a 5-7, 6-0, 6-2 win brought him prolonged applause as well.

Jeremy Chardy reaches first Grand Slam quarter-final
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Jeremy Chardy reaches first Grand Slam quarter-final

Chardy's previous best performance at a major was his fourth-round appearance at the French Open in 2008, when he lost to Spaniard Nicolas Almagro.

Djokovic dodges injury as Serbia thrash Italy
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Djokovic dodges injury as Serbia thrash Italy

After the match, Djokovic made his way to sign autographs for youngsters at the side of the court. But as fans clamoured to get the Serbian star's attention the barrier holding them back fell onto his legs.

Andreas Seppi rallies past Thomaz Bellucci to win Kremlin Cup
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Andreas Seppi rallies past Thomaz Bellucci to win Kremlin Cup

Second seeded Italian Andreas Seppi battled from a set down to see off fourth seed Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil to win the ATP Kremlin Cup title on Sunday.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eases to Metz title defence
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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eases to Metz title defence

French top seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga comfortably defended his Metz title on Sunday with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Italian fifth seed Andreas Seppi.

Wimbledon 2012: Denis Istomin 1st Uzbeki to reach 4th round
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Wimbledon 2012: Denis Istomin 1st Uzbeki to reach 4th round

Denis Istomin became the first player from Uzbekistan to reach the fourth round of a Grand Slam tournament on Friday, beating Alejandro Falla of Colombia 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (5) at Wimbledon.

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