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February 7th, 2016

Kuznetsova Winless in Russian Shocker; Fed Cup Capsules

Yow! It’s the Fed Cup upset of the year, or century, as the unheralded Netherlands comes into Moscow and comes out with a win. Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens upsets Ekaterina Makarova, and then No. 141-ranked Richel Hogenkamp ousts former world No. 2 Svetlana Kuznetsova 10-8 in the third. Bertens hands Kuznetsova another loss in the third match and it’s game over man — a 3-0 Dutch sweep.

Posted by Staff @ 8:21 pm in Fed Cup, Tennis | 5 Comments »

February 7th, 2016

ATP Weekend Wrap: No Grigor, No Problem for Sofia Debut

Even more than Bulgarian star Grigor Dimitrov skipping his country’s debut ATP event because he wasn’t offered enough appearance money, the Sofia Open will be remembered forĀ  top seed Roberto Bautista Agut etching his name in the history books as the event’s first winner.

Posted by Staff @ 7:15 pm in Tennis | 15 Comments »

February 7th, 2016

Tomic The Tank Engine In Quito: “F This Place” [Video]

Bernard Tomic wasn’t thrilled to be playing in Quito this week.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:01 pm in Videos | 16 Comments »

February 7th, 2016

Caroline Wozniacki Will Carry The Flag For Denmark At The Olympics

Tennis will have at least one flag bearer at the Olympics, how many more?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:47 pm in Olympics, Videos | 9 Comments »