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Grand Slams planning to cut seeds from 32 back to 16 in 2019
Grand Slam tournaments are planning to return to seeding only 16 players, instead of 32, as of 2019, and now will give a player who is a late withdrawal because of an injury 50 percent of the first-round prize money....

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies at 49
PRAGUE (AP) -- Jana Novotna, who won the hearts of the tennis world when she sobbed on the shoulder of a member of the British royal family after a heartbreaking loss in the Wimbledon final, has died at the age of 49....

Dimitrov wins ATP Finals, Grand Slam his next target
LONDON (AP) -- Grigor Dimitrov's talent took him to the brink of his biggest career win - but he needed more than that to get over the line....

Love game: Serena Williams reportedly marries in New Orleans
The game is love for tennis star Serena Williams and her new husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian....

Andy Murray, coach Ivan Lendl end 2nd stint together
Andy Murray and Ivan Lendl are calling it quits for a second time, ending a partnership that produced three Grand Slam titles and two Olympic gold medals....

Goods worth $400K stolen from Venus Williams' Florida home
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Burglars hit tennis star Venus Williams' Florida home, stealing $400,000 worth of goods while she was at the U.S. Open, police said Thursday....

Ex-France minister has to pay damages to Nadal
PARIS (AP) -- Former French minister for health and sport Roselyne Bachelot was ordered to pay 10,000 euros ($11,800) in damages to Rafael Nadal on Thursday after accusing him of doping....

Davis Cup final: Tsonga leads France, Goffin leads Belgium
PARIS (AP) -- Julien Benneteau's deep run at the Paris Masters this month earned him a recall by France for the Davis Cup final against Belgium....