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Archive for May 30th, 2012

May 30th, 2012

Venus Joins Serena on Early Sidelines at French Open; Thursday Previews

“This is just the beginning for me,” said Venus, happy to be on the court again, and working toward a rankings eligibility to play the Olympics for the U.S. “Again. I have to be positive when I walk out on the court. I’m not playing under ideal circumstances but at the moment it’s about improving Olympic chances so I’ll deal with this somehow.”

Posted by Staff @ 11:17 pm in French Open | 142 Comments »

May 30th, 2012

Juan Martin Del Potro: My Left Knee Is A “Constant Bother”, But I Try Not To Think About It

Former semifinalist Juan Martin Del Potro talks about his ailing left knee at the French Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:59 pm in French Open | 5 Comments »

May 30th, 2012

Roger Federer: I’d Love To Carry The Swiss Flag Again In The Olympics

Roger Federer says he still hasn’t been officially tabbed to carry the Swiss flag at the upcoming summer Olympics.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:49 pm in French Open, Olympics | 8 Comments »

May 30th, 2012

Roger Federer Has Now Won More Grand Slam Matches Than Anyone In Tennis History

Roger Federer breaks another tennis record to become the all-time winningest player in Grand Slam singles matches.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:17 am in French Open | 29 Comments »

May 30th, 2012

Victoria Azarenka: “Being No. 1 Is A Difficult Job”

Victoria Azarenka talks about the pressure that comes with the No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:12 am in French Open, No. 1 ranking | 2 Comments »