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Bouchard Shares Go-To Exercises

The WTA has been sharing some great health videos on its YouTube channel – like with Sam Stosur (here) and Zhang Shuai (here). The newest exercise video is with WTA Finals qualifier Genie Bouchard, as she shows how she does some cardio to get her heart pumping, works her core and stretches out her muscles. (For […]

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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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Fashion Focus: Serena & Sharapova Nike Winter 2014

Despite it just being the first few days of October, Nike has released its “Winter” collection for tennis stars such as Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova. The two have already been seen on the courts in China wearing their new kits, but here’s a detailed look at what they’re wearing. Serena’s been wearing the Winter Burnout […]

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Kei Nishikori got a nice welcome back in Tokyo, his first time home since reaching the US Open final. Sports Business Daily reports that Grigor Dimitrov has signed a deal with Rolex, to be announced in Shanghai. In the Stand Up To Cancer telethon on UK’s Channel 4 later this month, Pharrell, Rory McIlroy and Ed Sheeran […]

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WTA Gives Li Na Retirement Ceremony In Beijing

There wasn’t a dry eye in Beijing on Tuesday, or anywhere where anyone was watching Li Na‘s retirement ceremony, featuring the WTA, her fellow players and a special cameo by Rafael Nadal. Watch the entire ceremony here, but keep tissues close. Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova tweeted after: Such an emotional ceremony tonight for Li Na! I’ll miss her! […]

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Wozniacki, Serena Get Manicures In Beijing

It was girl time for Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki in Beijing this weekend. Serena posted the above photo to Instagram with the caption: “Hair, nails, tennis… Talk @carowozniacki” Of their lengthy hangout time, Caro said: “We had our nails done. They turned out pretty nice. But we were sitting there for like four hours. We were over it […]

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Players Attend China Open Party In Beijing

  It was a long day of matches in Beijing for most, but the players still came out Monday night for the China Open player party at the InterContinental hotel. Ana Ivanovic (who won earlier) and Caroline Wozniacki looked stunning as usual, all dressed up for the event. Novak Djokovic, who never loses in Beijing, looked great in […]

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Robson Changes Clothing Sponsor To Nike

Recovering from surgery, we haven’t seen Laura Robson on court for a little while. But when she does make her return, she’ll have a new look: Nike. Robson’s Adidas contract was up and the IMG client followed her predecessors (Maria Sharapova and Li Na) to the swoosh. “Spot the difference” is what she posted with the above […]

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Happy birthday to Juan Martin del Potro, who is really just a big kid, right? (Pic above from a trip to Disney that just needed to be shared again). Best news: Victoria Duval is cancer free. Rafael Nadal withdrew from the IPTL but no worries… Roger Federer is in. In a great piece from The Wall Street […]

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Rafael Nadal continues to work on his poker skills as he tries out bluffing in this funny video from PokerStars. Optimistically hoping this isn’t true but sadly think it might be: Li Na is reportedly set to announce her retirement from tennis. Andy Murray voiced his support for Scotland’s independence but told Daily Mail that whether or not […]

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