Australian Open: Rafael Nadal Outlasts Teenager Alexander Zverev, Serena Williams Cruises
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Australian Open: Rafael Nadal Outlasts Teenager Alexander Zverev, Serena Williams Cruises

Rafael Nadal needed all his trademark grit against Alexander Zverev, 19, dubbed "the future of tennis", and his superior fitness told as he ground out a thrilling 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3, 6-2 win

Novak Djokovic Suffers Huge Shock, Serena Williams Serene
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Novak Djokovic Suffers Huge Shock, Serena Williams Serene

Denis Istomin defeated World No.2 and defending champion Novak Djokovic in five sets at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Australian Open: Denis Istomin Celebrates Biggest Day Of His Modest Career
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Australian Open: Denis Istomin Celebrates Biggest Day Of His Modest Career

Denis Istomin scored the biggest win of his career on Thursday when he defeated defending champion Novak Djokovic in the second round of Australian Open.

Novak Djokovic Knocked Out of Australian Open by Denis Istomin

Novak Djokovic Knocked Out of Australian Open by Denis Istomin

Novak Djokovic was the defending men's singles champion of the 2017 Australian Open.

Denis Istomin Clinches Tashkent Challenger Title
Indo-Asian News Service

Denis Istomin Clinches Tashkent Challenger Title

Denis Istomin, top seed, defeated defending champion Lucas Lacko of Slovakia in the final of the $125,000 tournament.

Denis Istomin Wins Maiden ATP Title in Wimbledon Warm-Up
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Denis Istomin Wins Maiden ATP Title in Wimbledon Warm-Up

Denis Istomin prevailed 7-6 (7/1), 7-6 (8/6) to beat Sam Querrey, ranked 48 places above him, having lost four of his last five matches against the American.

Wimbledon 2014: Stanislas Wawrinka Marches Into Fourth Round
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Wimbledon 2014: Stanislas Wawrinka Marches Into Fourth Round

Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Denis Istomin 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 in a show of strength to move into the fourth round of Wimbledon 2014.

US Open: Andy Murray dumps Denis Istomin, enters quarter-finals
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US Open: Andy Murray dumps Denis Istomin, enters quarter-finals

Third seed Murray overcame dropping a set for the second time in the tournament to set up a clash against Stanislas Wawrinka.

Andy Murray to face mother
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Andy Murray to face mother's boy Denis Istomin in US Open pre-quarters

Klaudiya Istomin played a crucial role in her son's development after a 2001 car crash hospitalized him for three months and kept him off the court for two years.

Davis Cup: Hewitt leads Australia to doubles win over Uzbeks
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Davis Cup: Hewitt leads Australia to doubles win over Uzbeks

Hewitt, rested from Friday's opening singles, partnered Matthew Ebden to battle out a 7-5, 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 win over the Uzbek pairing of Denis Istomin and Farrukh Dustov.

3rd-seeded Isner ousted in first match at Memphis
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3rd-seeded Isner ousted in first match at Memphis

Isner struggled through a number of unforced errors and at least a handful of double faults against Istomin - ranked 63rd.

Denis Istomin advances at San Jose tennis
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Denis Istomin advances at San Jose tennis

Denis Istomin capitalized on all five break point chances as he advanced to the ATP Tour's SAP Open quarter-finals with a 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 win over Benjamin Becker on Thursday.

Kevin Anderson to face Julien Benneteau in Sydney semis
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Kevin Anderson to face Julien Benneteau in Sydney semis

Anderson, 26, is coming off a successful week at the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth for South Africa, where he beat Fernando Verdasco and John Isner.

Andy Murray takes chances to reach Brisbane semis
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Andy Murray takes chances to reach Brisbane semis

Murray, back on court after playing the late match on Thursday night, took his chances against Istomin on a few key points, edging out the world number 43 in two tight sets in just over an hour and a half.

China Open: Sania Mirza-Nuria into final; Bhupathi-Bopanna crash out
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China Open: Sania Mirza-Nuria into final; Bhupathi-Bopanna crash out

It was a mixed day for Indian tennis as Sania Mirza of India and Nuria Llagostera of Spain moved into the women's doubles final of $4.8 million China Open tennis championship while Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna were knocked out in the quarter-final.

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.

Paes-Peya knocked out of French Open
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Paes-Peya knocked out of French Open

India's nightmare at the French Open continued with Leander Paes and his Austrian partner Alexander Peya being dumped out of the men's doubles second round by Mikhail Elgin of Russia and Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan here Saturday.

Paes-Peya pair enters French Open 2nd Round
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Paes-Peya pair enters French Open 2nd Round

The seventh seeded pair of Indian veteran Leander Paes and Austrian Alexander Peya advanced to the French Open second round after notching up a three-set win in their opening men's doubles match at the Roland Garros here.

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