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Sharapova Shows Off SELF Cover At NYC Sugarpova Shop

Monday was a busy day for Maria Sharapova in New York City. First, she met fans at Sephora for Supergoop (plus she’s taking over their Instagram feed this week with #PovaGrams). Later, Maria attended a Q&A about being a “SELF Made Woman” at her Sugarpova pop-up store in the Andaz on 5th Avenue. Maria is also […]

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Quick Hits

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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Kyrgios Poses For Bonds Underwear

Nick Kyrgios smashed his way to global fame when he defeated Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon. Now he’s doing something a little bit more… revealing. Nick is the new name of Bonds Underwear and stars in some print ads as well as a commercial. In the video, Bonds’ other tennis star Pat Rafter gives newbie Nick […]

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Azarenka To Wear New Citizen & Winning Fashions

Victoria Azarenka‘s watch sponsor, Citizen, has revealed the limited-edition Ecosphere watch with rose gold tones and a white silicone strap just in time for the US Open (Citizen is also the official timekeeper of the US Open tournament). Citizen also got top design students from the High School of Fashion Industries to design outfits to […]

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Madame Tussauds Wuhan Unveils Nadal

Thursday in Wuhan, Madame Tussauds unveiled a new wax statue of Rafael Nadal as well as a new area for where visitors can play a variety of tennis-related games. Rafa joins Li Na at that museum location as part of a project to help locals fall more in love with tennis. View more pictures of […]

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Nadal Presents Tennis School In Mallorca

#453515524 / gettyimages.com Rafael Nadal was on hand Tuesday for a presentation of the facilities in Mallorca that will be the “Centre Tenis & Padel,” the first phase of the future Rafael Nadal International Tennis Centre. Rafa has no doubt put Mallorca on the map and will now leave his legacy there with this gigantic […]

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Fashion Focus: Nike Officially Releases US Open Kits

Nike has officially released the prominent player collections for this year’s US Open. Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova, Grigor Dimitrov and Victoria Azarenka are among those highlighted. What’s even more exciting is the night kits, which include darker/black versions of the Nike Lunar Ballistec and Nike Vapor 9.5 Tour sneakers. The most fashionable city (sorry, […]

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Bryan Brothers Play Tourist In New Esurance Ad

In this new commercial for Esurance, Bob and Mike Bryan play tourist in New York City during the US Open. But since they’re so busy winning all the time, they use technology to help them fit everything in their crazy schedule. Watch! (Video: Esurance)

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Del Potro Visits Disney

Fabulous fan of Juan Martin del Potro, @VamosDelpoFans, tipped me off to this great set of photos of the Tower of Tandil enjoying his time at Walt Disney World in Orlando. Delpo spent time with Dopey at the new Snow White ride at the Magic Kingdom and even tried pulling the famous sword of the Sword […]

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Fashion Focus: Choose Watson’s US Open Bag

Joy Gryson, the design mastermind behind collections for Olivia Harris and IIIBeca, is designing a tennis bag for Heather Watson to carry at this year’s US Open. But which will Heather use? Vote on her Facebook page to help her decide – Classic, Denim or Tangerine? Have your say here. (Images: Heather Watson)

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