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Serena Williams: World number one revealed pregnancy news by accident

Serena Williams won her record 23rd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open, having found out only two days before that she was pregnant




Serena Williams says she revealed her pregnancy by accident, after mistakenly uploading a photograph on Snapchat.

The 23-time Grand Slam winner posted a picture on the social media app, posing in a mirror with the message: "20 weeks", before deleting it, with her publicist later confirming the news.

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WTA chief Steve Simon defends Maria Sharapova wildcards

Sharapova is a three-time winner of the Stuttgart title



Maria Sharapova's wildcard entry into the Stuttgart Open has been defended by WTA chief Steve Simon, who said it is in keeping with how former dopers are treated in other sports.

The 30-year-old Russian's 15-month ban for using meldonium ends on Wednesday when she plays in the first round.

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Novak Djokovic loses to David Goffin at Monte Carlo Masters

David Goffin leads the ATP World Tour for most match wins (23) in 2017



Novak Djokovic's comeback from injury was cut short at the Monte Carlo Masters as Belgium's David Goffin earned the biggest win of his career.

World number two Djokovic, playing his second match following an elbow injury, lost 6-2 3-6 7-5 in the quarter-final.

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Serena Williams: World number two's pregnancy is confirmed

Serena Williams beat her sister Venus in the final to win the Australian Open in January



Serena Williams, the most successful female player of the Open era, is pregnant - just 12 weeks after winning her record 23rd Grand Slam.

The American, 35, is due to give birth in the autumn, says her representative.

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Monte Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic wins on return to tour against Gilles Simon

Novak Djokovic saved just one of seven break points against Gilles Simon



World number two Novak Djokovic won on his return to the tour as he beat France's Gilles Simon in his opening match of the Monte Carlo Masters.

The Serb, playing his first clay match of the year after recovering from an elbow injury, won 6-3 3-6 7-5.

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