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January 19th, 2016

Milos Raonic Explains The Hiring Of New Coach Carlos Moya

Milos Raonic explains the hiring of Carlos Moya.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:59 am in Australian Open, Coaching | 9 Comments »

January 2nd, 2016

Milos Raonic Hires Carlos Moya To His Coaching Staff

Milos Raonic has a new coach.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:32 am in Coaching | 1 Comment »

November 14th, 2011

Rios Expecting Triplets; Spain Sweats Davis Cup Final; Tennis-X Notes

Now that Jelena Dokic has reconciled with her crazy-ass dad, Tennis Australia says they will pull her funding if they have any more shenanigans from him. Damir Dokic remains banned from all WTA events due to his past behavior…

Posted by Staff @ 9:21 pm in Tennis | 11 Comments »

May 1st, 2011

Rafael Nadal, Caroline Wozniacki, Ana Ivanovic Take Part in Madrid Exo [Video]

Rafael Nadal and several other tennis stars took part in an exhibition to benefit the Felix Mantilla foundation.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:44 pm in Exhibitions, Madrid, Videos | 3 Comments »

November 17th, 2010

Carlos Moya Officially Retires from Tennis

Former world No. 1 Carlos Moya has retired from tennis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:23 pm in 2010 Season | 8 Comments »

January 4th, 2010

Roddick, Cilic Start Strong at Australian Open Tune-ups; New Rules

Boy did Brisbane hit the jackpot in players.

Posted by Ben Pronin @ 2:48 pm in 2010 Season, Brisbane, Doha, ITF, Tennis | 20 Comments »

January 3rd, 2010

Federer v Nadal in Doha; Brisbane, Chennai, ATP Previews

Notes: Wildcard to Moroccan veteran Younes El Aynaoui; not a whole lot standing between a Federer-Nadal final; two-time defending champ Andy Murray takes a pass?; former champs in the field are Federer (2005-06) and El Aynaoui (2002).

Posted by Staff @ 3:36 pm in Tennis | 2 Comments »

August 7th, 2009

Legg Mason: Roddick’s 500th, Quarters Set

In the highlight match of the evening, Andy Roddick became the 36th player in the Open Era to reach 500 career match victories.

Posted by Lynn Berenbaum @ 11:26 am in 2009 Season, American tennis, ATP, US Open Series, Washington | 89 Comments »

March 23rd, 2009

Henin, Sharapova Take to TV; Tennis Week Mag Exits Print

HENIN TAKES STAR POWER TO BELGIAN TELEVISION — Former No. 1-ranked Justine Henin will be hosting two television shows in Belgium according to the Belgian newspaper Le Soir: one, titled “De twaalf werken van Justine Henin” (The Twelve Works of Justine Henin) will feature her taking on sports, cooking, fashion, etc., challenges. The other will be a music-themed show…

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in Tennis | 27 Comments »