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Lisicki Receives Guinness World Record Award

They call her “Boom Boom” and now she has an award to prove it. In the end of July, Sabine Lisicki lost her match against Ana Ivanovic in Stanford. But along the way, she broke the record for the fastest serve of all time in women’s tennis with a 131mph serve. Friday in New York […]

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Tomas Berdych helped ring the NYSE Opening Bell at The New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. The US Open men’s and women’s draws are out! Lengthy and incredibly insightful article on Genie Bouchard in NYTimes Magazine (plus she’s on the cover this weekend!). Andy Murray is paving the way for more female coaches. Roger Federer finally accepted the ALS Ice […]

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Serena Williams, Li Na, Genie Bouchard, Victoria Azarenka and Rafael Nadal are among the star athletes to be featured in the new ad for the 2014 Fall Nike Tech Pack. After winning his 80th ATP title in Cincinnati on Sunday, Roger Federer has qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals for a record 13th year in […]

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Nishikori Begins Recovery For US Open

Wishing Kei Nishikori well after he had cyst removed from his right foot on Monday. Kei made his way home to Florida on Tuesday to start recovery and posted the below to Facebook. He pulled out of Toronto and Cincinnati, put hope he’s well in time for the US Open, which starts August 25. Post […]

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Roger Federer showed off his hockey prowess during an exhibition this weekend in Toronto with some fellow ATP players and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Unfortunately, the ATP had to cancel the inaugural tournament in Tel Aviv, Israel due to security concerns. It’s too bad, but the right decision. Milos Raonic won the all-Canadian battle, defeating Vasek […]

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Tomas Berdych, Kei Nishikori and Jamie Murray met with Manchester United players Juan Mata, Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia in Washington on Monday. American Bobby Reynolds announced his retirement. While in Stanford, Serena Williams finally had the chance to speak out about her strange doubles retirement at Wimbledon. Caroline Wozniacki hung out with Novak Djokovic and his […]

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Roger Federer graces the cover of this weeks El Pais Semanal. A few days ago (in case you missed it), he and skier Lindsey Vonn played some tennis on a glacier. After being dropped by IMG, Bernard Tomic rises above to win his 2nd ATP title in Bogota. Leonardo Mayer won his 1st ATP title in Hamburg. Caroline Wozniacki […]

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The “Murresmo” partnership seems to be going well so far. Andy Murray blogged from Queens that his partnership with Amelie Mauresmo started with a text message. Novak Djokovic is still having fun with his bachelors (and a blow-up doll) in Ibiza. Check out the Nike looks for Wimbledon, including Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Grigor Dimitrov, Victoria Azarenka and Serena Williams. […]

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Sharapova Watches Dimitrov At Queens

  It’s been just three days since Maria Sharapova won Roland Garros but it’s back to the grind for the 5-time Slam winner, kind of. Maria isn’t playing this week but made her way to London to watch boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov defeat James Ward at the AEGON Championships. Maria tried to discreetly sit in the stands […]

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Amelie Mauresmo seemed to be showing some Team GB spirit at the AEGON Championships on Tuesday with a cute Union Jack tote. Rafael Nadal shares some stories about his Babolat racquet (you know, the one that’s helped him win 9 Roland Garros titles). Donna Vekic and Ana Ivanovic tried out some cricket in Birmingham. Why are […]

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