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Murray Gets Engaged, Meets Pacquiao

Wednesday was a super busy day if you’re Andy Murray – he split with Dani Vallverdu and Jez Green, his longtime coach and trainer, saying on his site: “We sat down at the end of the season and decided that a change would be best for all of us. My off season training and Australian Open preparations […]

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Swiss Davis Cup Champions Welcomed Home

The Swiss Davis Cup championship team arrived home to Lausanne on Monday to a crowd of over 10,000 people. Captain Severin Luethi and the team of Michael Lammer, Marco Chiudinelli, Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka showed off the cup to their hometown fans. Relive all the fun in this live blog. Merci s tous smile pic.twitter.com/5whhCtqzem […]

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Aussies Attend Newcombe Medal Awards

  Monday night in Melbourne was a glam one in the tennis world as the 2014 Newcombe Medal Awards were hosted at the Crown Palladium. Lleyton Hewitt and Sam Stosur were among those in attendance and look how gorgeous the ladies down under were!   Nick Kyrgios became the youngest player to win the Newcombe Medal. Thanasi Kokkinakis […]

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Quick Hits

35 of the limited edition F-Type coup with Kei Nishikori‘s name monogrammed are being produced… in case you need to buy me a Christmas gift. Also a great Christmas gift: These cute shirts from Game Set Fab. Serena Williams was voted WTA player of the year. And it looked like she had fun with Ana Ivanovic at […]

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Fashion Focus: Sneak Peek Adidas Australia Apparel

While it’s still 2014, we are able to get a sneak peek at Australia collections from some tennis apparel makers. Some Adidas items for the new year are already available for pre-sale and here’s what we’ll see on the courts down under: The Stella McCartney Australia Dress in sky blue and mint (left) will likely be […]

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Rafa Beats Ronaldo In Poker

Rafael Nadal flew to London on Tuesday to put his training to the test… his poker training, that is. Rafa played a Poker Stars match against Ronaldo, beating the legendary football star to win $50,000 for the Rafa Nadal Foundation. See more photos here. I won theduel!! A great game of poker with @Ronaldo! The benefits will be […]

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Bouchard Attends Toronto Raptors Game

Genie Bouchard was back from her arctic tundra trip and in Toronto to watch the city’s NBA team in action on Remembrance Day on Tuesday. Genie also took to the court to take on the actual Raptor mascot in a little tennis (while wearing high heels). Watch! (Video: Toronto Raptors)

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Sharapova Sightsees In London, Attends NikeLab Presentation

It was a lovely Sunday afternoon in London on Remembrance Sunday to stroll in London with your beau. That’s what Maria Sharapova did as she took a walk with bf Grigor Dimitrov and did artsy things together. Later, she attended a NikeLab presentation for Women Sport Fashion Innovation with Brazilian fashion designer Pedro Lourenco. So much to discover […]

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Serena, Wozniacki Do Sprint Triathlon in Bahamas

It’s the offseason and you’ve already done a marathon, so what’s next? How about a sprint relay triathlon with your bestie and a famous racing driver? That’s what Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki did on Sunday in the Bahamas. No word on their time but considering they’re all professional athletes, I would estimate they kicked everyone else […]

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Williams Sisters Cut Ribbon On New Tennis Center

Friday night in Washington, D.C., Venus and Serena Williams helped cut the ribbon of the newly renovated Southeast Tennis and Learning Center. Unveiled during the renovation gala was the new Williams Arena, named after the legends. Just one of the many great ways the sisters are leaving their mark on tennis in America. (Photos: AP)

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