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April 2nd, 2012

WTA Charleston Day 1: Seeds Bail, Americans Fail

“We didn’t announce Maria (had entered) because we knew she wasn’t going to play, and we didn’t want to disappoint the fans (again),” Family Circle Cup General Manager Bob Moran told the Charleston Post and Courier. “Sharapova officially withdrew on Friday…We knew she never had any intention of playing this year.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:12 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

April 2nd, 2012

Miami Title Moves Djokovic Past Federer For Lead In 2012 Rankings; French Open Top Seed Still TBD

Novak Djokovic is back on top of the 2012-only ATP point rankings.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:46 pm in 2012 Season, Clay Season, No. 1 ranking | 113 Comments »

April 2nd, 2012

Surprise! Rafael Nadal Says Knee Is “Doing Well”

The King of Clay, Rafael Nadal, says his injured knee will be okay for the upcoming clay season.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:22 pm in Clay Season | 174 Comments »

April 2nd, 2012

Murray Trips Over Finish Line as Djokovic Captures Sony Ericsson Miami

Not ready for it was Murray, who was overwhelmed in the first set, and couldn’t take his chances in the second, falling to 5-8 career against Djokovic. Murray was the fresher in the final after receiving injury walkovers during the event from Milos Raonic in the third round and Rafael Nadal in the semifinals.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 9:52 am in Tennis | 42 Comments »

April 2nd, 2012

Andy Murray Presser: I Didn’t Return Well Today, That Was The Difference

Andy Murray talks to the press after losing to Novak Djokovic in the Miami final.

Posted by Staff @ 9:50 am in Miami | 15 Comments »

April 2nd, 2012

Novak Djokovic Presser: “I Think I’m Playing Equally Well As I Did 12 Months Ago”

Novak Djokovic speaks to the press after defending his Miami title.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 am in Miami | 27 Comments »