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June 7th, 2010

Nadal Practices in Rain at Queen’s/London

With the light fading and the rain unrelenting, Nadal called it a day after 20 minutes, satisfied that he was ready for the doubles match he will play with partner Marc Lopez on Tuesday, and his first singles match on Wednesday.

Posted by Special @ 5:10 pm in Tennis | 74 Comments »

June 7th, 2010

Federer, Nadal Take to Grass Immediately; Queen’s, Halle, Birmingham Previews

Notes: (Q) Dancevic could make a run at (1) Nadal in third round; Dent could go deep if he gets by Kevin Anderson first round; Fish could also easily go deep to meet (5) Cilic in quarters; (11) Gasquet vs. Nishikori interesting first-rounder; Since its inception in 1979, 25 of the past 27 Wimbledon champions have played at the Queen’s Club; three of the Top 4 seeds have won the Queen’s Club title; Roddick is 29-4 at Queen’s; past champions in the field are Murray (2009), Nadal (2008), Roddick (2007, ’05-03), and Hewitt (2006, ’02-00).

Posted by Staff @ 12:20 am in Grass season, Tennis | 92 Comments »