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Wawrinka & Soderling Practice Together In Melbourne

Two recent title winners Stanislas Wawrinka (Chennai) and Robin Soderling (Brisbane) hit together on Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne today, escaping the rain the city has been having. Wawrinka tweeted: While the two got some great practice in, Wawrinka also did some fitness and played around a little bit. Always nice to see the players […]

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Photo Of The Day: Rain Out

Optimistic that “passing showers,” meant there would still be tennis to watch, we made our way to the National Tennis Center to watch the US Open Men’s Final. Well, we did see a final, but not the one we thought we would. We watched young American Jack Sock defeat fellow American Denis Kudla 3-6, 6-2, […]

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Are You There Earl? It’s Me, Tennis.

What looks a little scary when you look at the map, hasn’t been all it was cracked up to be. Hurricane Earl has barely made an impact on today’s play on day 5 of the US Open. So far, the rain delayed the start of Kim Clijster’s match (for 25 minutes) and there have been […]

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Rain Dampers US Open Training, Qualifying Starts Tomorrow

The pros have invaded New York City and, sadly, so has the rain. Massive downpours occurred all morning, flooding the streets of the city.┬áLucky for the players, the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center has indoor courts and an indoor gym for training and practicing. Qualifying matches start tomorrow, with the draws for both Men […]

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Coupe Rogers Semifinals Postponed Again Due To Rain

We’ve had to postpone our typical “weekend wrap up” because, sadly, the weekend has yet to wrap up! The ladies are still on hold in Montreal. First, the semis were moved to today because of rain and now, it rained all day today they’ve been moved until tomorrow! Hope Caroline Wozniacki, Victoria Azarenka, Svetlana Kuznetsova […]

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Rain Clouds Damper Women’s Semifinals In Montreal

We’ve been basking in the sun in New Haven for the qualifying matches of the Pilot Pen tournament today and feel bad we couldn’t have shared the sun with Montreal. Caroline Wozniacki against Svetlana Kuznetsova was the only match to begin before the downpour. Wozniacki went up 2-0 before the duo were walked 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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Reflections: Day 5 of the French Open

Most Surprising Upsets of the Day: Fabio Fognini vs. Gael Monfils (13), 2-6, 4-6, 7-5, 6-4, 9-7. Fognini, currently ranked 92 in the world, eked out a win against Monfils to make it to the third round of a Grand Slam for the first time in his career. Least Surprising Outcome of the Day: Alisa […]

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