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February 16th, 2014

Previews: Serena Williams, Nadal Lead WTA/ATP Events This Week

Notes: One of the toughest 28-draw fields of the year with seven Top 10 players among the seeds, and more dangerous floaters than seeds…Challenging starts for (1) Serena after a bye vs. the Kleybanova-Makarova winner, (5) Jankovic after a bye vs. the Stephens-Safarova winner…

Posted by Staff @ 4:18 pm in Dubai, Tennis | 3 Comments »

July 15th, 2013

Mahut, Fognini, Berlocq, Vinci, Halep Win Titles

Frenchman Nicolas Mahut won a wild and wooly Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Newport on Sunday, surviving his semifinal and final in the same day after rain on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:07 am in Tennis | 6 Comments »

June 23rd, 2013

Mahut, F-Lo, Vesnina, Halep Win Grass Titles Entering Wimbledon

“She played the conditions much better than I did,” said Hampton, who is projected to rise to No. 25 in the rankings. “Honestly, I was surprised how she was even hitting the ball in the court [in the wind], and on top of that she was playing some very good tennis. She was very deserving of the title today…I have given myself like a two-hour time limit to sulk, basically the journey up to Wimbledon — I can sulk during that and maybe have a little chocolate, and then move on and get on with Wimbledon.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:15 am in Tennis | 8 Comments »

July 18th, 2012

Blake Bests Harrison For First Win Of Season; Roddick v. Mahut Today In Atlanta

James Blake earned his first win of the season putting away 20-year-old Ryan Harrison last night in Atlanta.

Posted by Special @ 9:37 am in 2012 Season | Comments Off

June 13th, 2012

Andys Upset! Murray, Roddick Both Stunned At Queen’s; Nadal, Federer On Tap Thursday In Halle

The Andys, former champions Murray and Roddick, were both upset today in the first round at the Queen’s Club in London.

Posted by Staff @ 6:57 pm in Halle, Queens | 89 Comments »

May 27th, 2012

Andy Roddick: My Footwork On Clay Is Really, Really Bad

Andy Roddick suffered a tough loss in what might have been his last clay court match.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:16 pm in French Open | 11 Comments »

June 18th, 2011

Bartoli, Seppi, Tursunov, Vinci Collect Pre-Wimbledon Grass Titles; X-Notes

John Isner on playing Nicolas Mahut again: “It’s going to be pretty nuts. I couldn’t believe it. I joked with him earlier in the week, last week, and said, ‘Watch us play each other.’ And he said, ‘No, there’s no way. That’s not even funny.’”

Posted by Staff @ 5:37 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 45 Comments »

January 7th, 2011

Nicolas Mahut Goes Drag, Wears a Dress for Hopman Cup Mixed Doubles [Video]

Nicolas Mahut in a dress?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:45 pm in Videos | 6 Comments »

July 15th, 2010

Isner-Mahut, Serena and Clijsters Grab ESPY Awards

Several tennis players picked up ESPY hardware Wednesday night in L.A.

Posted by Staff @ 4:09 pm in 2010 Season | 1 Comment »

June 27th, 2010

Wimbledon 2010 – Thoughts on Week I

Whether it is tennis, some other sport or playing tag in one’s neighborhood, I imagine all of us played various games as children that only ended when the sun went down.

Posted by Dan Martin @ 6:52 am in Queens, Wimbledon | 80 Comments »

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