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Boys’ US Open champ new hope for tennis

Wu Yibing served notice to the world on Sunday that Chinese men’s tennis is on the rise after capturing a milestone Grand Slam boys’ singles title at the US Open.

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WTA sets the scene for Zhuhai

As one of China’s most livable metropolises, the coastal city of Zhuhai in Guangdong province has emerged as a major host for international sports events in South China after staging the 2015 WTA Elite Trophy tennis tournament.

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Tennis champ Williams relies on her winning experience

The physical nature of professional tennis often seems to go in favor of young aces, but Venus Williams’ game has matured with age like a fine wine.

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Dreams, both big and small, play out in Zhuhai

The competitors square off on either side of the net, eyes narrow in fierce concentration, oblivious to the sun blazing down from the brilliant blue skies above the Chinese city of Zhuhai.

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Tennis school aims to produce Li Na’s successor

When Li Na announced her retirement from competitive tennis last year, the search for China’s next tennis superstar shifted several gears as coaches across the country frantically attempted to spot her likely successor.

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