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July 6th, 2014

ATP/WTA Previews: Ferrer, Isner, Halep Lead Events

The hodgepodge of seeds includes a former world No. 1 and Wimbledon champ and this year’s Wimbledon men’s doubles winner…Interesting starts for (7) Sock vs. the veteran Kuznetsov and the struggling (2) Karlovic vs. Ginepri…

Posted by Staff @ 6:42 pm in Tennis | 6 Comments »

August 24th, 2013

U.S. with Young, Teenage Duval Lead US Open Qualifying

He was joined on the women’s side by 17-year-old Victoria Duval, appearing in the main draw for a second consecutive year; 2008 US Open girls’ champion Coco Vandeweghe, and Grace Min. Vandeweghe starts against fellow qualifier Aleksandra Krunic of Serbia, while Duval will be a giant underdog against the firepower of No. 11 seed Sam Stosur.

Posted by Staff @ 4:07 pm in Tennis, US Open | 1 Comment »

August 27th, 2012

Federer Forever (Beating) Young; Williams Sisters Tues. at US Open

Sharapova is coming off a few weeks missing play due to a stomach virus, with the pain leading her to take a pregnancy test, which came out negative. Azarenka in a late match rolled over Russian Alexandra Panova 6-1, 6-0.

Posted by Staff @ 11:50 pm in US Open | 119 Comments »

August 13th, 2012

Donald Young’s Losing Streak Hits 17 Straight Matches: “Obviously It Hasn’t Been Great” [Video]

Donald Young talks about his losing streak.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:05 pm in Cincinnati | 3 Comments »

July 8th, 2012

Serena Williams Back on Court; Isner at Newport; ATP/WTA Previews

Notes: Of course Isner could meet Mahut in the second round; players looking to get additional grasscourt practice in for the Olympics in London at Wimbledon; first-rounders of interest are (5) Bogomolov Jr. vs. Querrey, and (WC) Hewitt vs. Canadian riser Vasek “Popsicle” Pospisil; other wildcards went to Americans Jack Sock and Harrison; Isner (2011) is the lone returning champ in the field.

Posted by Staff @ 11:37 pm in Tennis | 5 Comments »

May 29th, 2012

Razzano Rises Up To Slam Serena At French Open; Venus, Baker, Federer Open Second Round Play Wednesday

In the big shocker of the season, Serena Williams suffered her earliest Grand Slam loss at the hand of Frenchwoman Virginie Razzano.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:34 pm in French Open | 203 Comments »

May 11th, 2012

From Gardening to Tennis, Donald Young Still Trying to Figure Stuff Out

“It was a tough loss for me [at the Australian Open],” Young said. “I thought I was going to win the match because I had beaten Lukas Lacko previously at the US Open last year. It’s probably more mental than anything. I try to figure it out in my head. Strength? I really like my forehand and weakness, I work it out, making everything better, probably mental or just getting my emotions better.”

Posted by Special @ 12:23 pm in Tennis | 2 Comments »

October 1st, 2011

Murray, Young Reach Bangkok Final; Tipsarevic, Baghdatis Bid For KL Title

Donald Young is starting to make waves, tonight he’ll play Andy Murray for the Bangkok title.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:22 pm in Asia | 26 Comments »

September 5th, 2011

Fish Hooked, Wozniacki Grinds Out Win Monday at US Open

Fish said he will sleep with…well, the Fish family, knowing he put in a career-best effort after a career-best U.S. summer season.

Posted by Staff @ 11:48 pm in Tennis | 28 Comments »

September 3rd, 2011

Nadal, Roddick, Young Advance Friday at US Open

Donald Young continued his boy-to-man transformation of the summer of 2011, ousting No. 14 seed Stan Wawrinka 7-6(1) in the fifth set.

Posted by Staff @ 12:38 am in US Open | 315 Comments »

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6 David Ferrer6 Maria Sharapova
7 Milos Raonic7 Eugenie Bouchard
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