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March 22nd, 2016

Andy Murray: There Should Be Equal Prize Money Awarded At All Combined Events

Andy Murray made it known he thinks prize money should be equal.

Posted by Staff @ 10:15 pm in 2016 Season | 115 Comments »

July 9th, 2013

Wimbledon Review: What’s It All Mean For Murray And His Merry Men?

What to come after the Andy Murray’s magnificent win at Wimbledon?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:14 pm in Wimbledon | 254 Comments »

June 26th, 2013

Roger Federer: I Won’t Panic, I’ll Just Go Back To Work And Come Back Stronger

Roger Federer talks about his shock loss to Sergiy Stakhovsky.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:02 pm in Wimbledon | 45 Comments »

June 26th, 2013

Sergiy Stakhovsky: I Can Tell My Grandkids, I Kicked The Butt Of Roger Federer

Sergiy Stakhovsky kicked the butt of Roger Federer today at Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:37 pm in Wimbledon | 37 Comments »

June 26th, 2013

Roger Federer Stunned By Sergiy Stakhovksy In Second Round At Wimbledon Wednesday

Roger Federer was stunned today by Sergiy Stakhovsky at Wimbledon today.

Posted by Staff @ 3:57 pm in Wimbledon | 110 Comments »

August 23rd, 2012

ATP Player Council’s Stakhovsky, Simon Ready to Take Down WTA Women’s Tennis

He went on to elaborate, “When it comes to equality, it’s not equality, it’s business. Pure revenue and business, it’s nothing personal…I mean, why are male models underpaid compared to women?…So, [in tennis] are we supposed to pay women more just for looks?…Joint events are in the past. We will split all the events we can. The ATP is done with [joint] events on the tour with the WTA, so it will be only Grand Slams and that’s it.”

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 am in Tennis | 58 Comments »

April 10th, 2012

Sergiy Stakhovsky Talks Tennis: Prize Money Issues, Federer-Nadal Rift, Slower Courts

Sergiy Stakhovsky talks about life on the tennis tour in this candid interview.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:18 am in ATP | 199 Comments »

October 23rd, 2010

Muster Playing ATP Vienna; WTA Champs This Week: Previews

Former No. 1 Tommy Muster returns at 43 years old!; interesting opening-round matches include (1) Melzer after a bye potentially facing (WC) Blake, and (5) Gulbis vs. Muster…

Posted by Staff @ 6:48 pm in Tennis | 3 Comments »

September 4th, 2010

Nadal Wins Another Nail-Biter, Clijsters Cruises at US Open; Federer, Sharapova Today

Rafael Nadal fended off Denis Istomin last night at the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:04 am in US Open | 227 Comments »

June 20th, 2010

Llodra Thanks Mauresmo for Title; Henin Raises Grass Trophy; Weekend Round-up

“For the past two weeks, we’ve discussed a lot about my game,” Llodra said of Mauresmo. “She’s been a great help and she’s helped me to prepare for my matches so that I feel more comfortable when I go out on the court. I have to thank Amelie, it’s a pleasure to work with her.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:18 pm in Tennis | 3 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 »