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At 21, World No. 1 Iga Swiatek is still “learning” the business of tennis

Iga Swiatek of Poland plays a forehand during the French Open at Roland Garros on June 4, 2022 in Paris, … [+] France. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images) Getty Images With two major tennis trophies under her belt, the world No. 1 ranking to her name and the longest WTA winning streak of this century, …

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Russian Tennis Federation claims Elena Rybakina as ‘our product’ after Wimbledon title run

LONDON — The Russian Tennis Federation was quick to claim Elena Rybakina as “our product” in her run to the Wimbledon women’s title. She then praised her training schedule in the country after winning the Venus Rosewater Dish as Wimbledon champion while representing Kazakhstan. “After all, it’s the Russian school. She played here with us …

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Tough decisions (from the court) – Abdominal tears and unvaccinated travel among the many questions for tennis ahead of the US Open

LONDON — The tennis tour is leaving the grass courts for the hard courts. Before we know it, players will be arriving in New York for the US Open, scheduled for August 29th through September 11th. But in what state will they get there? And who will be there? At this very early stage — …

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