US Open: Spectator Arrested For Jumping Over Court Wall
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US Open: Spectator Arrested For Jumping Over Court Wall

The spectator was charged with interference in a sporting event and was issued a ten-year no trespassing order by the US Tennis Association

Agnieszka Radwanska wins opening match at French Open
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Agnieszka Radwanska wins opening match at French Open

Radwanska has won two tournament titles this year but is just 2-2 on clay this spring. She has never advanced beyond the fourth round at Roland Garros.

Kimiko Date-Krumm continues to defy age, secures another win
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Kimiko Date-Krumm continues to defy age, secures another win

42-year-old Kimiko defeated Israel's Shahar Peer 6-2, 7-5 with only Richards, aged 45, getting as far at such at an age. If Date-Krumm wins her next match she will be the oldest ever to make the fourth round of a major tournament.

Years catch up with Date-Krumm at Wimbledon
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Years catch up with Date-Krumm at Wimbledon

Kimiko Date-Krumm, at 41 comfortably the oldest player at Wimbledon, crashed out in the first round on Wednesday, the Japanese number one losing in three sets to Ukraine's Kateryna Bondarenko.

Pironkova, Peer lose in 1st round in Budapest
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Pironkova, Peer lose in 1st round in Budapest

Anna Tatishvili of Georgia upset third-seeded Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 Monday in the first round of the Budapest Grand Prix.

Peer pulls off another diplomatic coup
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Peer pulls off another diplomatic coup

Shahar Peer, the first Israeli female athlete to compete in the United Arab Emirates, is making another piece of diplomatic history here this week.

Sania-Elena bow out of Qatar Open
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Sania-Elena bow out of Qatar Open

Failing in their attempts to win a second title in a row, Sania Mirza and Elena Vesnina crashed out of the Qatar Open after a straight-sets defeat against Vera Dushevina and Shahar Peer.

US Open Women
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US Open Women's Draw: Sania to face 23-seed in first round

India's only player in the women's draw of the US Open, Sania Mirza has been drawn with 23-seed Shahar Peer in the first round.

Lisicki tops Texas Open semis
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Lisicki tops Texas Open semis

Fifth-seeded Sabine Lisicki of Germany continued her roll through the Texas Open, going into the semifinals as the highest seed remaining and having yet to lose a set.

Peer, Petrova rally to reach WTA final
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Peer, Petrova rally to reach WTA final

Israeli top seed Shahar Peer and Russian second seed Nadia Petrova each rallied for a three-set win Saturday to reach the final of a $220,000 WTA hardcourt event in suburban Washington.

Peer, Petrova reach 2nd round at Citi Open
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Peer, Petrova reach 2nd round at Citi Open

Top-seeded Shahar Peer defeated Japanese qualifier Ryoko Duda 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the second round of the inaugural WTA Citi Open.

Schiavone, Li, Peer beaten at Qatar Open
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Schiavone, Li, Peer beaten at Qatar Open

Seeded players Francesca Schiavone, Li Na and Shahar Peer were beaten in straights sets in the second round of the Qatar Ladies Open on Wednesday.

Kuznetsova loses to Peer in Doha opener
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Kuznetsova loses to Peer in Doha opener

Two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova was ousted in the first round of the Qatar Open by Shahar Peer of Israel 6-2, 6-4 on Tuesday.

Peer ousted, but buoyed by Dubai experience
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Peer ousted, but buoyed by Dubai experience

Shahar Peer believes that she has once again shown that sporting contact across political fault lines can transcend the world's worst conflicts.

Peer revisits site of heroics
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Peer revisits site of heroics

Shahar Peer, the first female Israeli athlete ever to compete in the United Arab Emirates, returned to the scene of her greatest triumph with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez in the first round of the Dubai Open.

Peer beats Brianti in Guangzhou final
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Peer beats Brianti in Guangzhou final

Fifth-seeded Shahar Peer of Israel beat Italy's Alberta Brianti 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to win the Guangzhou Open - her first WTA Tour title in three years.

Peer cruises, Dokic falls at Indian Wells
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Peer cruises, Dokic falls at Indian Wells

Israel's Shahar Peer, whose exclusion from the WTA Dubai Open unleashed a storm of controversy, was back in business in the best possible way - with a win.

Peer
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Peer's pain may have brought wider gain

Peer's struggle has not just brought the change of policy which will enable another Israeli, Andy Ram, to compete in Dubai Open.

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