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Robson, Li Na Launch Nike 2015 Women’s Collection

Wednesday in New York City, Nike unveiled its new Spring/Summer 2015 Women’s with the help of 27 top athletes, including newly-retired Li Na and new Nike girl Laura Robson, and Shuai Zhang.  According to Nike, the Nike+ Training Club App for women has been downloaded 16 million times and 9 million women have downloaded the Nike+ Running […]

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Murray Lends Acting Chops To SU2C Sketch

Andy Murray and some famous friends (like Cesc Fabregas and Ed Sheeran) star in a sketch for Stand Up To Cancer on Channel 4 in the UK Friday evening. Andy does a great job ripping on the celebrities’ impersonations – and himself- in the hilarious video. Plus love the part with Fabregas trying to audition […]

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Sharapova Attends Porsche Charity Event In Singapore

Maria Sharapova attended a a charity event for Porsche Thursday Singapore. Wearing a cute Chloe dress, Maria presented a check for $50,000 to The Straits Times Schools Pocket Money Fund on behalf of Porsche to help local kids in need. (Photos: Getty Images)

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Such a cute family: Mark Philippoussis was joined by his model wife Silvana Lovin and cutie son at a cocktail event at Barneys New York to celebrate the newly renovated Flagship Store. Nikolay Davydenko has announced his retirement. He’ll be missed, but on the upside, he’ll get to spend more time doing this. American Mallory Burdette […]

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Li Na Shows Philanthropic Side Post-Retirement

Li Na has shown she’s ready to move on to her post-tennis life. Thursday in Beijing, the newly-retired Chinese star, and her husband Jiang Shan, visited a non-profit private school to hand out snacks and play with the kids. Retirement looks great on her. (Photos: Getty Images)

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Sharapova Launches Sugarpova In Singapore

Maria Sharapova has arrived in Singapore after some time off in Thailand, and Wednesday she launched her signature Sugarpova candy at Robinsons The Heeren. In town for the WTA Finals, Maria signed autographs and met with her adoring local fans. (Photos: Getty Images)

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Players Attend Kremlin Cup Party In Moscow

It was a big party in Moscow Monday night to celebrate the Kremlin Cup. Tournament players were in attendance as were numerous Russian stars – past and present. This included former No. 1 Marat Safin. Is it just me or does he look better than ever? Rhetorical question. But there he is, with fellow Russian Igor […]

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Roger Federer won his first-ever Shanghai Masters title while the Bryan Brothers captured their Career Golden Masters by winning the doubles title there. Karolina Pliskova won her third WTA title in Linz, Sam Stosur won her third WTA title at the Japan Open and Alison Riske won her first WTA title at the Tianjin Open. Stan Wawrinka has […]

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Federer, Djokovic Meet Yao Ming In Shanghai

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic met legendary Chinese basketball star Yao Ming on Wednesday in Shanghai. Novak presented Yao with an autographed shirt (above) while Roger tweeted the below picture: Hard not to look up to the great @YaoMing. Amazing athlete and national hero pic.twitter.com/iWvi4GrY0Z — Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) October 8, 2014 Ok, so he’s […]

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  The theme for the player party in Linz was “Black Swan” so… tutus! And Ana Ivanovic in a sleek black dress as the prima ballerina, of course. See more photos here. Rafael Nadal was announced as a “Friend of the Australian Open” and will collaborate with Tennis Australia on a charity event on January […]

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