FEDERER AND NADAL PRIMED FOR DREAM WIMBLEDON FINAL REPRISE

FEDERER AND NADAL PRIMED FOR DREAM WIMBLEDON FINAL REPRISE

FEDERER AND NADAL PRIMED FOR DREAM WIMBLEDON FINAL REPRISE FEDERER : The Wimbledon seedings, to be confirmed on Wednesday, and Friday’s draw will determine whether the titans could meet on Centre Court. LONDON – Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have shared the grand slam spoils this year and it would take a hard heart not to hope for a fairytale rematch next month of their epic 2008 Wimbledon final. Federer, 35, prevailed in their five-set battle in Australia to win a record-extending 18th slam, but sat out the claycourt season in which…

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Miami Open Johanna Konta through & Rafael Nadal plays 1,000th Tour match

Miami Open: Johanna Konta through & Rafael Nadal plays 1,000th Tour match

Miami Open Johanna Konta through & Rafael Nadal plays 1,000th Tour match Konta reached the quarter-finals in Miami last year Britain’s Johanna Konta rediscovered her best form as she thrashed Pauline Parmentier of France in straight sets to reach round four at the Miami Open. Konta, seeded 10th, took charge from midway through the first set to win 6-4 6-0 in 63 minutes. She next faces Lara Arruabarrena in the last 16 after the Spaniard upset eighth seed Madison Keys 7-5 7-5. Rafael Nadal celebrated his 1,000th Tour match with…

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