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Monday, October 29, 2012


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Azarenka Finishes Year With Number One Ranking

Belarusian Victoria Azarenka will finish the 2012 season as the Women's Tennis Association’s Year-End World No.1, becoming the11th different player to finish a season at No.1 since the introduction of the computer rankings in November 1975.



Federer Withdraws From Paris This Week

Holder Roger Federer has withdrawn from this week's Paris Masters as a precaution in order to be perfectly fit for the year-end World Tour Finals which follow immediately on from the last event of the ATP regular season.




Del Potro Hoping For Two More Healthy Weeks

Juan Del Potro is hoping for two more weeks of top indoor tennis after upsetting home hero Roger Federer 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/3) to win the Swiss Indoors, his second title in as many weeks after Vienna. The seventh-ranked Argentine now owns four ATP titles this season including three under the roof after also winning Marseille in February.



Preparing For Paris, Lendl Expects Murray To Aim For Number One On The Tour

With the London World Tour Finals proceeded by this week's Paris Masters comprising the last events of a busy 2012 season, coach Ivan Lendl says he is expecting more top performances from pupil Andy Murray in 2013 as the Scot hopefully takes aim at the No. 1 ATP ranking.



Tsonga’s New Coach Is Promoting Him As A Top Fiver

It's not even been a week since being hired, but new Australian coach Roger Rasheed is already blowing the horns on the possibilities of his newest client Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to crack the code which separates the top four on the ATP from the chasing pack.



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Fed Cup Final




Singles - Final
(2) J del Potro def. (1) R Federer 6-4 6-7(5-7) 7-6(7-3)
Doubles - Final
(1) Nestor/Zimonjic def. Huey/Inglot 7-5 6-7(4-7) 10-5 (Match TB)

Singles - Final
(1) D Ferrer def. A Dolgopolov 6-1 3-6 6-4
Doubles - Final
(2) Peya/Soares def. Marrero/Verdasco 6-3 6-2




Singles - Final
(3) Serena Williams def. (2) Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-3
Doubles - Final
Kirilenko/Petrova def. (2) Hlavackova/Hradecka 6-1 6-4


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