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Wednesday Jul 9 | Lebanon Democrat

Caitlin Rickard: Red, white and Wimbledon

First of all, you've got good ol' baseball. Who doesn't love frequenting the ballpark enjoying a concession stand hotdog and cheering on your team to victory? I remember growing up on the Little League field in my hometown, staying there from dusk to dawn, playing wall ball endlessly for hours, eating nachos for breakfast, six snickers bars and a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, Little League, Venus Williams, Summer Olympic, Maria Sharapova, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Opinion

Sun Jul 06, 2014

USA Today

Several possible women's title contenders at U.S. Open

Women's tennis heads to the last major of the season at the U.S. Open in a state of flux.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Venus Williams a factor at Wimbledon; Kvitova next

Defending champion Andy Murray of Britain returns to Biaz Rola of Slovenia during their men's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

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Tennis

First Ball In, 6/25: Round Two, Phase Two

Wednesday was, literally, a banner day for London's newspapers and headline writers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Luis Suarez, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Roger Federer, Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ernests Gulbis (2008 Beijing Olympics), Olympic Tennis

Sunherald.com

At least Gulbis has table tennis

And then he made sure to mention what happened when they grabbed some paddles at the place Azarenka is staying at during Wimbledon.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Tennis: Murray, Djokovic take Centre Court stage

Defending champion Andy Murray and last year's runner-up Novak Djokovic take Centre Court stage as Wimbledon gets underway Monday with both men having points to prove.

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Related Topix: Sports, Novak Djokovic, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Andy Murray, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Caroline Wozniacki, Shahar Peer, Petra Kvitova

India.com

Wimbledon 2014, Day 1: Top matches to look out for on Monday, 23rd June

The third grand slam of the year, Wimbledon Championships is all ready to kick-start today.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, Venus Williams, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Andy Murray, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Maria Kirilenko, Rafael Nadal

Sun Jun 22, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

5 things about Wimbledon: Murray and the World Cup

Novak Djokovic of Serbia listens to his coach Boris Becker during a practice session ahead of the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Sunday June 22, 2014.

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CBC News

Eugenie Bouchard, Milos Raonic enter Wimbledon as contenders

Bouchard, who made it to the semifinals of both the Australian Open and French Open this season, enters the grass court tournament as the women's No.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

The Independent

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray and AmA lie Mauresmo - now the courtship begins

Wimbledon champion Murray starts his title defence on Monday with new coach Mauresmo insisting that she's there to help with strategy not technique What a difference a year will make.

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ESPN

Garber: Player preparation underway

And you didn't have to see Victoria Azarenka -- who was emitting her signature ear-unfriendly shrieks as she traded groundstrokes with Eugenie Bouchard -- to know it was her.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

Rediff.com

Gavaskar buys stake in Singapore IPTL franchise

A self-confessed tennis fan, former Indian cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar has bought stake in the the Singapore franchise of veteran Mahesh Bhupathi's ambitious brainchild -- the International Premier Tennis League.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

The Age

Novak Djokovic is named Wimbledon top seed

Second-ranked Novak Djokovic was made top seed at next week's Wimbledon tennis championships, while world No.

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Mon Jun 16, 2014

The Daily Record

Rally for Bally in pictures: Andy Murray joins tennis stars to raise...

MURRAY joined tennis stars both past and present to remember Baltacha, who died of liver cancer last month, in the Rally for Bally event.

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Related Topix: Sports, Elena Baltacha, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Laura Robson, Heather Watson, Ross Hutchins, Petra Kvitova

Fri Jun 13, 2014

Tennis

Hare, or Tortoise?

I can think of at least one person who can't exactly be thrilled by Victoria Azarenka 's decision to return to competition by taking a wild card into next week's event at Eastbourne .

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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