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February 12th, 2012

ATP/WTA Previews: Federer in Rotterdam; San Jose; Azarenka Leads Loaded Doha

Notes: Petra Kvitova (Achilles) and Andrea Petkovic (back) withdraw due to injuries; tough openers include (7) Schiavone after a bye likely facing Wickmayer, (11) Cibulkova vs. Pennetta, (9) Lisicki vs. the hot-hander Kerber, and (2) Wozniacki after a bye likely facing Safarova; the lone former champ in the field is Zvonareva (2011), beating Wozniacki in last year’s final.

Posted by Staff @ 1:13 pm in Tennis | 8 Comments »

February 12th, 2012

Federer Passes Off Davis Cup Loss, Blames Wawrinka; France Tries To Finish Off Canada

Roger Federer blames Wawrinka for Switzerland’s Davis Cup debacle.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:52 am in Davis Cup | 65 Comments »

February 12th, 2012

Jim Courier: “Our guys came up with big points in the end and that’s why we’re talking in the past tense”

The winning American team met the press after their stunning upset over the favored Swiss Saturday in Fribourg.

Posted by Staff @ 12:51 am in Davis Cup | 4 Comments »