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Nadal, Zvonareva Advance At Australian Open

Rafael Nadal barely played a practice session today in his defeat of Brazil’s Marcos Daniel. Nadal led 6-0, 5-0 before Daniel retired with a left knee injury. “It’s terrible feeling, for sure. I wish him all the best for a fast recovery,” Nadal said. Vera Zvonareva, up before Nadal on Rod Laver Arena, also quick […]

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Sydney Players Party: Part 2 – The Ladies

Don’t be confused by the picture of Vera Zvonareva blow-drying her hair in a bathtub – she’s only getting ready for the Sydney players party, which took place at The Westin Hotel in Martin Place. Most of the ladies got dressed up, while some dressed down, but all looked happy and excited for the week […]

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Kirilenko, Zvonareva Win In Hong Kong

Team Russia has taken a commanding 2-0 lead over the Americas at Hong Kong’s World Team Challenge. First, Maria Kirilenko was down to Melanie Oudin, having lost the first set, but came back in a second set tie break to level things out. She eventually took the deciding set at love, defeating the young American […]

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Zvonareva & Youzhny Awarded As Russia’s Best Tennis Players

Via The Voice Of Russia, Vera Zvonareva and Mikhail Youzhny have been acknowledged Russia’s best tennis players. They were awarded the National Prize “Russian Cup” in the categories “Best male tennis player” and “Best female tennis player” of the year. The head of the Russian presidential administration Sergei Naryshkin admitted that his family has a […]

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Reflections: Threes-day in Doha

Today was day 3 of the WTA year-end championships, 3 matches were played, each of the 3 matches went to 3 sets, and Kim Clijsters won her match (she’s seeded as number 3). The most exciting of those 3′s is the fact that each of the 3 matches went to 3 sets. After 2 lackadaisical days of […]

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Reflections: OctDoha

Sad news hit the sporting world today. Paul the octopus (Pulpo Paul) of World Cup 2010 psychic fame passed away. In honor of Paul, I would like to channel his abilities and try and figure out who he would have picked, if he were still with us, to win in Doha. Now, I’ll have to […]

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Photo(s) Of The Day: Arts & Crafts With The WTA

Ah so this is what made Francesca Schiavone say she “feels like Angelina Jolie.” Well it certainly looks like fun, and sometime soon there better be a video on You Tube from the WTA of the elite eight ladies taking part in this fun activity. At first glance of these pictures, I thought Jada should […]

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Media Sessions: WTA Championships In Doha

The eight lovely ladies of the WTA Championships took part in a media day at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha, Qatar. (Photos: Getty Images)

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Autograph Sessions: Safina & Zvonareva

Dinara Safina and Vera Zvonareva (not playing) signed autographs yesterday at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow, Russia. (Photos: Kremlin Cup)

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