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Reflections: Legg Mason Men’s Singles Final

An unlikely pairing made their way onto the court for the Men’s Singles Final of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic. Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus and David Nalbandian of Argentina were hardly the pair that ticketholders thought they would see (or wanted to see for that matter). A Final that took place in our nation’s capital […]

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Reflections: Legg Mason Men’s Doubles Final

Finals day at Legg Mason Sunday began with a great doubles match-up of Mardy Fish and Mark Knowles against Tomas Berdych and newlywed Radek Stepanek. The Czech team of Berdych and Stepanek were on fire in the first set, winning it 6-4. Both teams played equally well, but the Czechs seemed to have come out […]

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Weekend Wrap Up: San Diego, Denmark and D.C.

Russian Maria Kirilenko and Chinese Jie Zheng defeated American Lisa Raymond ¬†and Australian Renae Stubbs to win the Doubles title at the Mercury Insurance Open at La Costa Resort and Spa. Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki defeated Czech Republic’s Klara Zakopalova 6-2, 7-6 to win the e-Boks Sony Ericsson Open 2010 tennis tournament in her home country. […]

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Reflections: Legg Mason Men’s Singles and Doubles Semifinals

Playing in his first tournament since April (and his first world tour final in 1.5 years), David Nalbandian convincingly beat Croatian Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-2 at the Legg Mason Tennis Classic on Saturday night. We were lucky enough to witness the demolition of the world no. 13 by the Argentine, who has been off the […]

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Photo Of The Day: Rain

The fascinating picture above was after the rain poured at the William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center, where the Legg Mason Tennis Classic is hosted. Legg Mason Tennis took to its Twitter account to thank the Facilities Manager and operations staff that got the courts cleaned up and ready for third-round matches to resume. The order […]

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Verdasco Does On-Court Yoga To Get Win In D.C.

Fernando Verdasco did what could only be described as on-court yoga during his second round match of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic in Washington, D.C. against Germany’s Michael Berrer. We feel guilty joking because the Spanish player, who won the hard-fought match 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 is actually seen above after apparently injuring his foot Luckily, […]

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Olympus US Open Series Schedule

Above is the schedule for the 2010 Olympus US Open Series. We here at The Slice are excited to report that we’ll be attending the Semifinals and Finals of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic in Washington, D.C., as well as the opening weekend (qualifiers and first-round matches) of Pilot Pen in New Haven, CT. We’ll […]

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