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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.

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.

Watson wins first qualifying match at Indian Wells

Tennis - AEGON International 2013 - Day Five - Devonshire Park

HEATHER WATSON maintained her recent good form with an excellent 6-1, 6-4 victory over world No. 84 Virginie Razzano yesterday in the first qualifying round of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

Watson leads the way for Team GB

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HEATHER WATSON helped get Great Britain’s Fed Cup campaign off to a winning start, but they were made to work unexpectedly hard for their 2-1 opening day success over Latvia.

Watson to face Rodionova in Melbourne

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

HEATHER WATSON begins her Australian Open campaign in Melbourne tomorrow, boosted by confirmation of another Fed Cup selection for Great Britain.

Watson moves on to Melbourne

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

OVERCOMING the world number 48 proved a bridge too far for Heather Watson in Sydney, but all eyes now turn to the Australian Open.