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Archive for January 17th, 2015

January 17th, 2015

Sick Novak Djokovic Hasn’t Practiced This Weekend At The Australian Open

Novak Djokovic is feeling unwell ahead of the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:23 pm in Australian Open | 29 Comments »

January 17th, 2015

Juan Martin Del Potro Has Withdrawn From Australian Open

We will have to wait a little longer to see Juan Martin Del Potro at a Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in Australian Open, Injuries | 12 Comments »

January 17th, 2015

Poll: Who’s Your Pick To Win The 2015 Australian Open?

Who will come away with the 2015 Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 7:49 pm in Australian Open | 24 Comments »

January 17th, 2015

Troublemaker Troicki, Vesely, Watson Win Pre-Aussie Titles; X-Notes!

What you won’t read in the tournament wrap on the ATP website is the tournament win bringing possible closure for Troicki — who in 2013 was banned from the tour for 18 months for refusing to supply a blood sample, then spent 2014 slogging through Challenger tour events to work his way back to the tour.

Posted by Staff @ 12:17 pm in Tennis | 8 Comments »

January 17th, 2015

Australian Open Women’s Preview: Serena, Sharapova, Yawn.

Yawn. Again. Where are the early match-ups? Only one in this quarter, with former world No. 2 and No. 27 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova vs. French riser Caroline Garcia.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 1:47 am in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

January 17th, 2015

Rafael Nadal: I Cannot Say I’m Completely Recovered From My Injuries

Rafael Nadal doesn’t think he’s a favorite at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 1:16 am in Australian Open | 10 Comments »