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April 19th, 2010

Where Are All the American Tennis Champions? [Video]

Andy Roddick talks about American struggles in this CNN Open Court feature.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:15 pm in 2010 Season, Videos | 5 Comments »

April 19th, 2010

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Barcelona

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Barcelona.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:18 pm in Barcelona, Clay Season | 101 Comments »

April 19th, 2010

Wayne Odesnik Accepts ‘Voluntary’ Drug Suspension From Tennis

Wayne Odesnik has agreed to a voluntary suspension from tennis until his drug hearing.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 am in Drug Testing | 3 Comments »

April 19th, 2010

Nadal Goes for 6 in a Row at ATP Barcelona

Seeds: Rafael Nadal, Robin Soderling, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Fernando Gonzalez, Fernando Verdasco, Tomas Berdych, Juan Carlos Ferrero, David Ferrer, Tommy Robredo, Juan Monaco, Jurgen Melzer, Lleyton Hewitt, Thomaz Bellucci, Al Montanes, Nicolas Almagro, Feliciano Lopez

Posted by Staff @ 1:15 am in Tennis | 51 Comments »

April 19th, 2010

Stosur Wins at WTA Charleston; Schiavone in Barcelona

Stosur improved to 2-5 in career finals, and became the first Aussie to win the Family Circle Cup title. Cracking 36 winners in the final, Stosur kept it to under an hour, and recorded her fifth win in a row over the Russian. Zvonareva was also the 2008 runner-up to Serena Williams, and falls to 10-12 in career finals.

Posted by Staff @ 12:53 am in Tennis | 2 Comments »

April 19th, 2010

Nadal Allows Verdasco 1 Game in Monte Carlo Final

“For me is very emotional,” Nadal said. “Is probably my favorite tournament. I love this tournament. [To] win here another time is a dream for me. The atmosphere here is unbelievable. I feel like home. No one match during seven years I felt the crowd against me. I just can say thank you very much everybody.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:49 am in Tennis | 1 Comment »

April 19th, 2010

Vera Zvonareva Getting Medieval on Her Racquet [Video]

Vera Zvonareva destroys her racquet.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:01 am in Videos | 4 Comments »