Chris Tortise

Chris Tortise

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The thrills of skeleton

It's fast and there is no steering or brakes – the growing sport of skeleton is not for the faint-hearted.

The thrills of skeleton

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The Great British tennis resurgence

As Andy Murray becomes the first British male major winner in 76 years, the British women appear to be on the rise too.

The Great British tennis resurgence

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A glance at the SW19 action

Al Jazeera's Chris Tortise reviews all the action and takes a look at the challengers on the opening day at Wimbledon.

A glance at the SW19 action

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A fairytale start at Roland Garros

Al Jazeera's Chris Tortise reviews the drama at the French Open, where seeds have tumbled after round one.

A fairytale start at Roland Garros

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The weight of home crowd expectations

As Samantha Stosur crashes out of the Australian Open, Al Jazeera asks if home support is a blessing or a curse.

The weight of home crowd expectations

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Favourites for the Australian Open

The first grand slam of the year is just around the corner and Al Jazeera look at which men and women could win it.

Favourites for the Australian Open

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Women serve up Wimbledon intrigue

Men get the attention despite narrow field of contenders as WTA tour quietly goes about providing the best tennis.

Women serve up Wimbledon intrigue

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Djokovic ready to challenge Nadal

Only Rafael Nadal stands in the way of Novak Djokovic and his quest for tennis supremacy.

Djokovic ready to challenge Nadal

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Murray hopes for third time lucky

Scot seeking first Grand Slam title when he meets Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open final in Melbourne.

Murray hopes for third time lucky

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Li to face Clijsters in Australia

China's Li Na becomes first ever Asian player to reach Grand Slam singles final, with victory over Caroline Wozniacki.

Li to face Clijsters in Australia

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Nadal's Grand Slam dream ends

World number one beaten in straight sets by countryman David Ferrer to miss out on holding all four titles at once.

Nadal's Grand Slam dream ends

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Djokovic eyes Federer in semi-final

Serbian to face world number two in semi-final of Australian Open after defeating Tomas Berdych in straight sets.

Djokovic eyes Federer in semi-final