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2006-07-16 12:05:29

By Philip Blenkinsop OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - Kim Clijsters powered Belgium into their second Fed Cup final on Sunday with a comfortable 6-0 6-1 win over teenager Vania King.

2006-07-15 11:47:48

OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens beat American Jill Craybas 5-7 6-2 6-4 to put her side 1-0 up in the Fed Cup semi-final on Saturday.

2006-07-14 08:41:23

By Philip Blenkinsop OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - Playing the semi-final of tennis's elite team competition a week after Wimbledon does not make sense, U.S. captain Zina Garrison said the day before her team kick off their decider against Belgium.

2006-07-07 09:20:33

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - After a succession of blunderbuss women's finals at Wimbledon, Saturday's showpiece between Amelie Mauresmo and Justine Henin-Hardenne promises an old-fashioned dual of flashing backhands, subtle slices and rapier volleys.

2006-07-06 12:35:13

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Justine Henin-Hardenne and Amelie Mauresmo cleared the last treacherous hurdles on Thursday en route to a Wimbledon title showpiece that will have the tennis purists drooling.

2006-07-06 12:02:53

By Bill Barclay LONDON (Reuters) - France's Amelie Mauresmo survived a mid-match slump to reach her first Wimbledon final with a 6-3 3-6 6-2 victory over Russian Maria Sharapova on Thursday.

2006-07-06 10:05:06

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Justine-Henin Hardenne reached her second Wimbledon final on Thursday when she out-hit fellow Belgian Kim Clijsters 6-4 7-6 on Center Court.

2006-07-06 08:47:08

LONDON (Reuters) - Justine-Henin Hardenne reached her second Wimbledon final on Thursday when she out-hit fellow Belgian Kim Clijsters 6-4 7-6 on Center Court.

2006-07-05 21:20:41

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova will be the odd one out when the women's singles reaches the semi-final stage at Wimbledon on Thursday. The Russian is the only member of the four protagonists to hold aloft the Rosewater Dish.

2006-07-05 10:49:04

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova will be the odd one out when the women's singles reaches the semi-final stage at Wimbledon on Thursday. The Russian is the only member of the four protagonists to hold aloft the Rosewater Dish.


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tapinage
  • The act of lurking; skulking about; hiding; keeping from sight.
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