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Photos Of The Day: Farewell Nalbandian

Thursday night in Buenos Aires, Rafael Nadal played in an exhibition match against David Nalbandian to help the Argentine bid farewell to his tennis career. Nalbandian defeated Rafa 6-4, 7-6 and received a warm send-off from the crowd. Now it’s time for David to put down his racquet and pick up… his baby? Yes, that’s Sossie […]

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Nadal, Djokovic, Nalbandian, Massu Meet Chilean President

The top 2 ATP players, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, are in Chile for an exhibition with Chile’s Nicolas Massu and David Nalbandian as part of a farewell to Massu. On Wednesday, the foursome posed with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera at the Presidential Palace in Santiago. Tuesday night, the players attended an event at the Museum […]

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Nalbandian, Malisse Retire From Tennis

Within just a few days of each other, two stalwarts of the tennis Tour have retired. Argentina’s David Nalbandian announced his retirement on Tuesday after 13 years on the Tour, 11 titles and having reached a career-high World No. 3. He said, of the decision in Buenos Aires, ”I can play matches, but my shoulder won’t […]

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2013 Brasil Open Player Party

While Carnaval is going on in Rio, they have Car-Nadal in Sao Paolo for the Brasil Open! Last night, Team Rafa was in full force as they attended a cocktail party at the Hotel Renaissance. Other players in attendance included Juan Monaco, David Nalbandian, Pablo Andujar, Nicolas Almagro and Bruno Soares. Check out all the […]

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Cilic Wins Drama-Filled Queen’s Club Final

Talk about drama-Queen’s Club! The final between David Nalbandian and Marin Cilic was abruptly ended when Nalbandian frustratingly kicked a line judge’s stand, injuring the judge and defaulting the match. Marin Cilic became the winner but let’s put the whirlwind aside and admire him just chilling in the locker room with his ginormous trophy (and […]

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Brasil Open Players Go To Samba School

Tuesday at the Brasil Open, off-court training included an untraditional activity – samba lessons! David Nalbandian, Frederico Gil, Diego Junqueira, Santiago Giraldo and Daniel Gimeno-Traver attended Tom Major Samba School in Barra Funda and learned a few dance steps. Of the group, Frederico Gil was reportedly one of the liveliest. ”I’m enjoying it very much. It’s great we’re all together, eating and dancing,” he said. David looks pretty into it too! (Photos: Brasil Open)

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Players At The AO IMG Player Party

The stars were out last night at the Crown for the annual IMG Tennis Player Party at Breezes. Maria Sharapova was sunny in a Suno dress (with a Cole Haan bag from her Spring collection) while Li Na went leopard in an equally fantastic frock. Pat Rafter was there with his wife Lara Feltham (and […]

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Nadal, Nalbandian Accept ATP Aces Funds For Charity

Today in Tokyo, Rafael Nadal and David Nalbandian posed with children during a charity event to support the people affected by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, ahead of the start of the Japan Open. The ATP Aces For Charity program presented funds not only to the Japanese Earthquake Fund but also Rafa Nadal Foundation […]

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Bits Of Basel Day 5

Viktor Troicki swung past Richard Gasquet (above) of France, defeating him 6-4, 6-2. Vik will go on to play fellow Serb Novak Djokovic in the semifinals tomorrow. Speaking of Djokovic, he ever-so-gracefully defeated qualifier Robin Haase 6-2, 6-3. The defending champion is 8-0 in Basel. Andy Roddick got a win over David Nalbandian, defeating him […]

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Murray Ends Nalbandian’s Winning Streak

David Nalbandian’s impressive run ended today when Britian’s Andy Murray completely dismantled the Argentine 6-2, 6-2. In what many thought would end as an upset for Murray, turns out those who thought that were the ones that were upset. Murray came out strong and proved, sans coach (but plus mom, Judy), he can still make a […]

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