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July 18th, 2012

Bravo! Olympic Tennis from Wimbledon to be Shown by Bravo in U.S.

Unfortunately the broadcast team will be comprised of Pat O’Brien and reportedly some of the “B”-team commentators from Tennis Channel.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 2:20 pm in Olympics, Tennis | 17 Comments »

August 11th, 2008

Propsecting: What is the Value of Gold, Silver and Bronze for Tennis Pros?

A gold medal is likely as valuable to a top tennis player as any title not among the 4 Grand Slams. The Masters Cup or a Masters Series event with deep history such as Rome might be deemed more valuable than gold by various top players. Depending on the nation and mindset of a player Gold may or may not be as valuable as winning the Davis Cup. I got the sense that Carlos Moya was extremely happy to win TMS Rome and the Davis Cup in 2004. Those are accomplishments a player can share with family, friends and fans. So too is an Olympic Gold medal.

Posted by Dan Martin @ 6:19 pm in Tennis | 75 Comments »

August 8th, 2008

Tennis and the Olympics — A Somewhat Crazy Proposal

When the Olympic Games fall between Wimbledon and the U.S. Open, it creates the havoc we have seen this Summer.

Posted by Dan Martin @ 9:30 am in Tennis | 42 Comments »

August 7th, 2008

U.S. Olympic Tennis Preview: Tough Draws for Blake, Men

Ginepri opens against world No. 3 Novak Djokovic, while Querrey has two winnable matches before a potential third-round meeting against world No. 2 Rafael Nadal. Blake, the No. 8 seed, opens against big-serving Aussie Chris Guccione, and hopes to make a quarterfinal meeting against world No. 1 Roger Federer.

Posted by Richard Vach @ 12:22 pm in Olympics, Tennis | 12 Comments »

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