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French Davis Cup Team Prep For Final

While the headliners of the Swiss Davis Cup team (Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka) are busy playing a very small tournament in London, the French Davis Cup team is prepping for the final at a training camp. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Richard Gasquet, Gael Monfils and Gilles Simon were picked by France captain Arnaud Clement and are in Bordeaux for a training […]

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ATP Players Attend Tokyo Party

The men scrubbed up nicely for the Rakuten Open welcome reception Monday in Tokyo. Stan Wawrinka, Milos Raonic, Kei Nishikori, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Kevin Anderson and Bob and Mike Bryan were among those who attended. And later, a few of them, including  Jo, Gilles Simon, Federico Delbonis, John Peers and Go Soeda tried out a little traditional saké. […]

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Rafa Makes Return In Kazakhstan Exo Vs Tsonga

Rafael Nadal hadn’t played a match since his defeat at Wimbledon but made a winning return on Thrusday in Kazakshtan. Rafa defeated Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-7, 6-3, 6-4 in an exhibition match in Astana. Rafa tweeted: Feliz de volver a las pistas. La mejor sensación es esta…Happy to be back on the court. The best feeling is […]

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Quick Hits

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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Photos Of The Day: France Celebrates DC Win

After Friday, there was a huge chance Team France wouldn’t be making it to the Davis Cup semifinals this year. But thanks to a doubles win from Julien Benneteau and Michael Llodra on Saturday and two singles wins from Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Gael Monfils on Sunday, France managed to squeeze out a 3-2 win against […]

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Selfies Take Over Davis Cup

The 2013 Word of the Year – “selfie” – has taken over the world so it’s only natural that the tennis world is into it too. However went it comes to the team event of Davis Cup, aren’t they more “groupies” than “selfies?” That’s a life question for you. Roger Federer is one of the […]

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Players Party At 2014 Sony Open Party

  Miami is known for its nightlife so there’s no doubt that Tuesday night’s party for the Sony Open was a good one. Held at Cavalli Restaurant and Lounge, players like Dominika Cibulkova, Rafael Nadal, Jelena Jankovic, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Sloane Stephens were in attendance to celebrate before the work begins.  

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Photos Of The Day: Davis Cup Teams Suit Up

We’ve already seen Team USA and Team GB in their suits (or lack thereof) so now it’s time to see the rest of the Davis Cup teams at their official dinners Wednesday night as they celebrated what should be an exciting weekend. Suits? Check. Ties? Somewhat check. See who dressed up right: Two-time defending champions […]

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Aussie Fashion Faves: Tsonga & Hantuchova plus Midwest Sports Giveaway

Two more fashion favorites from this year’s Australian Open were worn by Adidas players Daniela Hantuchova and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. Don’t forget, now through Sunday’s last final of the tournament vote for your favorite for a chance to win a $50 gift card to Midwest Sports. Vote below! Seen on both Ana Ivanovic and Daniela Hanutchova (above), among others, the Adidas Adizero […]

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Reflections: Australian Open Day 6

Match of the day: [22] Grigor Dimitrov def [11] Milos Raonic 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 to reach his first ever fourth round of a Grand Slam. Rivalry begins?: If Raonic and Dimitrov are the future rivalry on the ATP, then that’s fine with me. Fab match from both and, more importantly, even better post-match hug. […]

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