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Archive for October 30th, 2011

October 30th, 2011

Djokovic, Murray, Federer Star at Basel; Tennis-X Notes

The pressure will be on Federer to defend his home turf. The Swiss has won the Basel title four times, and is playing his first event since representing Switzerland in Davis Cup following the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:36 pm in Tennis | 18 Comments »

October 30th, 2011

Kvitova Wins WTA Champs, Tsonga and Cilic Collect Titles

After winning the final four games, Cilic improved to 6-1 against Tipsarevic. “I managed to push myself into a higher gear in the last set,” Cilic said. “I was close in my other finals [this year] and I think I learned a little bit from them. Today, that pushed me and in the third set, I played my best tennis of the season.”

Posted by Staff @ 8:30 pm in Tennis | 14 Comments »

October 30th, 2011

Azarenka, Kvitova Meet For WTA Champs Title; Del Potro, Tsonga Tangle In Vienna

Victoria Azarenka and Petra Kvitova will clash Sunday in the finals of the WTA Championships in Istanbul, Turkey.

Posted by Staff @ 1:14 am in WTA | 103 Comments »