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United Cup 2023: When is it, groups, nations, players, schedule, cities and how to watch new tennis tournament

United Cup 2023: When is it, groups, nations, players, schedule, cities and how to watch new tennis tournament

A brand new tournament has kicked off the 2023 summer of tennis in Australia, with the United Cup replacing the ATP Cup. National teams are going toe to toe, as some of the sport’s biggest names compete in the mixed warm-up event ahead of the Australian Open.

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'Gutted': Australia's Davis Cup drought continues as Canada prove too strong in final

'Gutted': Australia's Davis Cup drought continues as Canada prove too strong in final

Australia’s drought in the Davis Cup has continued for another year, falling short against Canada in the 2022 final. After getting past Croatia and Netherlands in the lead-up to the final, Australia had a tough assignment with two players inside the ATP top 20 on the opposing team and already missing Nick Kyrgios.

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'We're not machines': Roger Federer highlights mental health impact of pro tennis circuit, can 'understand' players who retire early

'We're not machines': Roger Federer highlights mental health impact of pro tennis circuit, can 'understand' players who retire early

The intense nature of professional tennis circuits has a negative impact on players' mental wellbeing, according to Roger Federer. The now-retired tennis great had a highly-successful 24-year career in the sport, but has now been able to reflect on the demands of the touring lifestyle.

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Nick Kyrgios pays up to end dispute with Wimbledon fan he accused of being drunk

Nick Kyrgios pays up to end dispute with Wimbledon fan he accused of being drunk

Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has acted to swiftly to put an end to legal action being taken by a Wimbledon spectator he suggested was drunk during his loss to Novak Djokovic in this year’s final.

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Simona Halep doping: Former world No.1 provisionally banned for using Roxadustat

Simona Halep doping: Former world No.1 provisionally banned for using Roxadustat

Former world No.1 Simona Halep has been provisionally suspended from tennis after testing positive to a banned substance. The two-time Grand Slam winner’s sample that was provided at August’s US Open tested positive for Roxadustat.

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