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Yaroslava Shvedova. ©Tengrinews.kz
Shvedova advances to semi-finals of Brazil Cup Doubles

Shvedova paired with Anabel Medina Garrigues won over Florencia Molinero/Adriana Perez duo in the quarterfinals of the tournament.

Shvedova advances to semi-finals of Brazil Cup Doubles
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Zarina Diyas qualifies for main draw of WTA Malaysia Open

Kazakhstan tennis professional Zarina Diyas won over Japan's Erika Sema convincingly in the qualification round of the Malaysia Open.

Zarina Diyas qualifies for main draw of WTA Malaysia Open
Tennis: Shvedova advances to quarterfinals of WTA Brazil Cup Doubles
Tennis: Shvedova advances to quarterfinals of WTA Brazil Cup Doubles

Kazakhstan's Shvedova and Spain’s Anabel Medina Garrigues won over Caroline Garcia/Muguruza Blanco Garbine duo in the Brazil Cup.

Tennis: Shvedova advances to quarterfinals of WTA Brazil Cup Doubles
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Zarina Diyas advances to finals of Malaysia Open qualification

19-y.o. Kazakhstan's Diyas won over Ukraine’s Kichenok with the score of 6:3, 6:2 in the first qualification round of the tournament.

Zarina Diyas advances to finals of Malaysia Open qualification
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Tennis: Galina Voskoboyeva wins WTA Memphis International Doubles

Kazakhstan Galina Voskoboyeva paired with Kristina Mladenovic won over Johanna Larsson/Sofia Arvidsson duo in the final match.

Tennis: Galina Voskoboyeva wins WTA Memphis International Doubles
Tennis: Voskoboyeva advances to semifinals of U.S. National Indoor Championship
Tennis: Voskoboyeva advances to semifinals of U.S. National Indoor Championship

Kazakhstan's Galina Voskoboyeva paired with Kristina Mladenovic won over Serbia/Czech duo of Vesna Dolonc and Eva Hrdinova with the score of 7:6 (8:6), 6:4.

Tennis: Voskoboyeva advances to semifinals of U.S. National Indoor Championship
Former tennis player Boris Becker of Germany. ©REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Boris Becker to headline Cuba cigar festival

Retired German tennis great Boris Becker will headline the XV Habanos Festival, an event in Cuba designed to promote cigars and tobacco use.

Boris Becker to headline Cuba cigar festival
Tennis: Kukushkin wins bach one linein ATP ranking
Tennis: Kukushkin wins bach one linein ATP ranking

Kazakhstan tennis professionals Andrey Golubev and Yevgeny Korolev kept their positions in the TOP-200 of the best tennis players.

Tennis: Kukushkin wins bach one linein ATP ranking
Tennis: Kazakhstan advances to Fed Cup play-off
Tennis: Kazakhstan advances to Fed Cup play-off

Yaroslava Shvedova paired with Galina Voskoboyeva won over the Uzbek duo of Akgul Amanmuradova and Nigina Abduraimova in the final match.

Tennis: Kazakhstan advances to Fed Cup play-off
Kazakhstan won Thailand in Fed Cup
Kazakhstan won Thailand in Fed Cup

A Kazakhstan duo played against Noppawan Lertcheewakarn/Varatchaya Wongteanchai. This was a tough match for the Kazakhstan’s tennis players.

Kazakhstan won Thailand in Fed Cup
Yaroslava Shvedova. Photo courtesy of gotennis.ru
Tennis: Shvedova unexpectedly looses to 19-y.o. Kumkhumas of Thailand

Kazakhstan's Shvedova experienced problems with her back during the second set. This cost her the victory.

Tennis: Shvedova unexpectedly looses to 19-y.o. Kumkhumas of Thailand
Tennis: Kseniya Pervak defeats her yet another rival at Fed Cup
Tennis: Kseniya Pervak defeats her yet another rival at Fed Cup

Kazakhstan’s Pervak played against Thailand’s Nudnida Luangnam who is ranked 212th in the WTA ranking.

Tennis: Kseniya Pervak defeats her yet another rival at Fed Cup
Galina Voskoboyeva. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Tennis: Kazakhstan wins first Fed Cup against India

Kazakhstan's Kseniya Pervak won over Rishika Sunkar and Yaroslava Shvedova defeated India's Kyra Shroff.

Tennis: Kazakhstan wins first Fed Cup against India
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Tennis: Golubev simply played better: Jurgen Melzer

The Kazakhstan team was stronger better and deserved that victory, Clemens Trimmel, captain of the Austrian Davis Cup team said in Astana.

Tennis: Golubev simply played better: Jurgen Melzer
Yuliya Putintseva. ©WTA
Tennis: Putintseva advances to WTA TOP-100 first time

Kazakhstan's Yuliya Putintseva is ranked 99th in the updated ranking; she was ranked 101st a week ago.

Tennis: Putintseva advances to WTA TOP-100 first time
Photo courtesy of Astana Tourism, Physical Education and Sport Department. ©Vladimir Shapovalov
Kazakhstan moves to line 7 in Davis Cup ranking

Kazakhstan team has improved its position in the Davis Cup ranking owing to its victory over Austria’s team.

Kazakhstan moves to line 7 in Davis Cup ranking
Photo courtesy of Astana Tourism, Physical Education and Sport Department. ©Vladimir Shapovalov
Tennis: Andrey Golubev moves 22 lines up in ATP ranking

Kazakhstan tennis professional Andrey Golubev has moved 22 lines up in the ATP ranking and is ranked 165th now.

Tennis: Andrey Golubev moves 22 lines up in ATP ranking
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Tennis: Czechs outlast Switzerland in 7-hour match

The Davis Cup Doubles match between Czech's Tomas Berdych/Lukas Rosol and Switzerland's Chiudinelli/Wawrinka lasted for seven hours and two minutes.

Tennis: Czechs outlast Switzerland in 7-hour match
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Tennis: Kazakhstan to play against Czech team in Davis Cup quarterfinals

The Kazakhstan national tennis team will play against the Czech team in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup.

Tennis: Kazakhstan to play against Czech team in Davis Cup quarterfinals
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Tennis: Kazakhstan’s Andrey Golubev secured victory over Austrian team

Australian team withdrew after Kazakhstan's Golubev won over Austria's Melzer as part of the Davis Cup tournament in Astana.

Tennis: Kazakhstan’s Andrey Golubev secured victory over Austrian team