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Now, Stosur pulls out of the Games

Australian tennis player Samantha Stosur on Tuesday joined the growing list of top athletes to pull out of the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

sports Updated: Jul 27, 2010 23:48 IST

Australian tennis player Samantha Stosur on Tuesday joined the growing list of top athletes to pull out of the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

The world no.5 would have been the top seed at the Games, where tennis was featuring for the first time.

The reasons behind Stosur's pull out are her prior commitments in other important WTA touraments in China and Japan happening around the same time in October.

Stosur joins countrymen Leyton Hewitt in the list of Australian players giving the Games a miss.