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Watson exits Baku Cup in first round

Tennis - AEGON International - Day Three - Devonshire Park

HEATHER WATSON’s comeback from a mini-hiatus ended in defeat yesterday as she was knocked out of the Baku Cup at the first round stage in Azerbaijan.

Brave Watson defeated by Kerber at Wimbledon

Tennis - 2014 Wimbledon Championships - Day Four - The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

WORLD No. 7 Angelique Kerber had to come through a real battle with Heather Watson before eventually seeing off the Sarnian in three sets on Centre Court at Wimbledon this afternoon.

Watson sets up meeting with world No. 12

Tennis - AEGON International 2014 - Day Two - Devonshire Park

HEATHER WATSON showed all her fighting qualities yesterday evening to register an impressive win over the world No. 37 in the first round of the Aegon International in Eastbourne.

Watson up to 69th in world rankings

Heather Watson. (Picture by Mike Egerton/PA Wire)

HEATHER WATSON has climbed 23 places to 69th in the world rankings and is confirmed as the new British No. 1 following her run at the French Open.