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Manila (AFP) - Tennis heads into a brave new era this weekend when the International Premier Tennis League debuts its fast-paced, TV-friendly format which is already making waves in the sport.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:57:54 +1300
Injured Bouchard pulls out of IPTL (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25632792

Singapore (AFP) - Canada's world number seven Eugenie Bouchard withdrew from the debut season of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) on Thursday with an injury sustained in training.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:56:10 +1300
Coaching changes for Andy Murray (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25629003

Andy Murray is making changes to his coaching staff again as he looks to get back into the top four in men's tennis.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:55:51 +1300
Murray to be hitched, staff ditched (The West Australian) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25628053

Tennis ace gets engaged to long-time girlfriend and sacks backroom helpers.

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:10:25 +1300
Murray on the way to get hitched as coaches get ditched (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25627326

Andy Murray announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Kim Sears on Wednesday while also dispensing with two members of his backroom staff in Dani Vallverdu and Jez Green.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:08:32 +1300
Tennis: Better ASB Classic prep for Erakovic (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25625531

Marina Erakovic believes she will be in a much better head space as she gears up for January's ASB Tennis Classic.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:52:23 +1300
Tennis: ASB Classic director contemplates wildcard (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25625308

Marina Erakovic gaining the last direct entry into the main draw of Auckland's ASB Tennis Classic is music to the ears of tournament director Karl Budge.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:45:16 +1300
Strycova rounds out Auckland field (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25619197

Czech star Barbora Zahlavova Strycova has been seeded fourth in the ASB Classic in Auckland early next year.

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:41:14 +1300
Tennis medal decision blasted (The West Australian) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25615310

Casey Dellacqua's management has hit out at Tennis Australia, questioning whether the decision to award the country's top tennis honour to rising star Nick Kyrgios was made on hype rather than achievements.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:21:17 +1300
Tennis: More top 30 talent for ASB Classic (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/25612503

ASB Tennis Classic organisers are hailing another strong field for January's tournament in Auckland.

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:16:05 +1300