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Nadal Shows Us He’s Working Hard To Recover

On Tuesday, the Spanish tennis federation said Rafael Nadal‘s recovery from a right wrist injury is “on track.” “Following a scan and clinical evaluation, his progress is on track, although he will still have tests from time to time,” the RFET said. On Wednesday, Rafa posted this training video to YouTube. It’s clear he’s working […]

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Roddick, McEnroe Star In New Chase Ad

Andy Roddick and John McEnroe star in a new-ish (released over a month ago but hey, I was out of the country) commercial for the Chase Mobile® App. Apparently you can get aced by Andy if you’re distracted by your mobile phone. Pretty sure Johnny Mac would get aced by Andy even if he was paying attention. […]

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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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Del Potro Hits Again After Surgery

Best news all week? Almost four months after having surgery on his left wrist, Juan Martin Del Potro started hitting his first double-handed backhands. The video below was filmed in Rochester, Minnesota, under the supervision of his doctor, Dr. Richard Berger. Delpo said, “I have great news to share! Four months after the surgery I […]

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Sharapova Signs On As Face Of Avon Luck

Maria Sharapova was announced Wednesday as the new face of Avon Luck, a new fragrance that will be launched in Europe in September and North America and Asia after that. “I am excited to represent Avon Luck, a fragrance that reminds us to savor and truly enjoy our triumphs. I always say the harder you […]

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Milos Raonic (who really has an amazing head of perfectly-styled hair) made history for Canada, becoming the first Canadian male to make a Grand Slam quarterfinal. Adding to the good news, Genie Bouchard is there too. Genie’s been so busy winning, she said she has no time for best friends on the Tour (and it seems to […]

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Grigor Dimitrov really does smolder in an interview with W magazine, talking dancing, Maria and more: “When he’s not on the court, Dimitrov races motorcycles. He also loves to dance, though these days that’s a rare pleasure. “It’s nice to go crazy and sort of get everything out of your system,” he says. “But I’ll […]

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The always entertaining Road to Roland Garros is back. Gilles Simon said he’d be himself in a video game so he can finally beat Rafa! Roger Federer (no.18), Rafael Nadal (no.31), Serena Williams (no.43), Novak Djokovic (no.61), Maria Sharapova (no.72), Andy Murray (no.89) rank on Time‘s “Most Obsessed-Over People On the Web.” Catch up with Martina Hingis on the pressure she faced […]

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Matosevic Notches First Slam Match Win In Style

It was his 13th time in a Grand Slam and finally, after 12 straight first-round exits, Aussie Marinko Matosevic won his first Grand Slam match, defeating Dustin Brown 7-6, 6-4, 6-7, 7-5 to reach the second round. And this is how he celebrated: Stop, drop and roll. Watch! Marinko said after: ”Feel like there is a huge gorilla […]

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Is qualifier Facundo Bagnis filling the Argentina void that Delpo has left? Well, no, but he made his Grand Slam debut and battled in a very long four hour, 26 minute match on Monday to beat Julien Benneteau 18-16 in the fifth. Maria Sharapova seemed “Happy” to be in Paris. Not sure boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov is […]

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