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January 10th, 2010

Belgians Clijsters, Wickmayer Win WTA Titles During Week 1 of 2010

“I think we set the bar for pretty high for ourselves for the rest of the year but obviously it’s a great tournament to start off the year and a great match, so I couldn’t be happier with myself, but I would also like to congratulate Justine,” Clijsters told the crowd afterwards. “This is the first tournament that she’s back and she’s really played at a really high level.” Clijsters donated her $37,000 winner’s check to the Royal Brisbane Hospital children’s wing, which she visited before the tournament began.

Posted by Staff @ 9:02 pm in Tennis | 10 Comments »

January 10th, 2010

Davydenko, Roddick, Cilic Collect ATP Titles During Week 1 2010

“The first set was 6-0, everybody saw it,” the 28-year-old Davydenko said. “But if you saw the match, it was not so easy. I tried every point but Nadal had very good concentration and played very well every point. I really had the chance to win some games, but I played a little bit slowly, he played much faster…[In the end] I think he lost a little bit of concentration and lost the match. For me it was a really good fight today.” Nadal remains without a title since May 2009 at Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 8:46 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

January 10th, 2010

2010 Australian Open Odds: Clijsters, Federer the Favorites

The odds for the 2010 Australian Open tennis tournament.

Posted by Staff @ 3:57 pm in Australian Open, Gambling | 42 Comments »

January 10th, 2010

Roddick, Cilic, and Davydenko off to a Running Start, Murray disappoints at Hopman Cup

I recently read an article about how in 2002, the official World Number 1 wasn’t the same as the best player in the world.

Posted by Ben Pronin @ 12:34 pm in Australian Open, Brisbane, Doha | 141 Comments »