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53 min ago | The News Tribune

Tennis hall opens doors for Lindsay Davenport

After giving up on two other sports, she found something she liked. Davenport spent 98 weeks ranked No.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Summer Olympic, Lindsay Davenport (2008 Beijing Olympics), Tennis, Lindsay Davenport, Golf, U.S. Women's Open, Wimbledon, Australian Open

5 hrs ago | Tennis

Hall of Fame: The Inductees

The International Hall of Fame inducts its "class of 2014" this weekend, which makes me wonder how Nick Bollettieri, one of the honorees, is going to make it to the 25th reunion of this class.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Wimbledon, Summer Olympic, Lindsay Davenport (2008 Beijing Olympics), Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis

9 hrs ago | World Tennis Magazine

When Lindsay Davenport First Burst On The Scene

Lindsay Davenport leads the "Class of 2014" at the International Tennis Hall of Fame induction in Newport, R.I. The induction provides a platform to relay memories of when she first burst onto the top of the tennis scene in 1996.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Lindsay Davenport (2008 Beijing Olympics), Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Lindsay Davenport, Olympic Winter Games

13 hrs ago | The Age

Locker Room: Tennis boss Ross Triffit's costly escape from hair-raising bet

Triffit is setting up a website for donations, but in the meantime contact Tennis ACT on 6160 7800 to donate.

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Related Topix: Bernard Tomic, Sports, More Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Wimbledon

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Age

Kyrgios embarrassed by the hype

Canberra star Nick Kyrgios says he's embarrassed by the hype that has followed his Wimbledon campaign and has noticed fans "stare and point" since arriving home last week.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, Tennis Players, Rafael Nadal, Davis Cup, Todd Larkham

The Times-Herald

Pluskota step closer to qualifying for U.S. Open in mixed doubles

Ricky Doverspike advanced to the U.S. Open National Playoffs in New Haven as one of 13 qualifying mixed doubles pairs.

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Turnto10.com

Stenning reflects on 35 years at Tennis Hall of Fame

The International Tennis Hall of Fame is losing its leader. Executive Director Mark Stenning is stepping down later this summer after 35 years.

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BleacherReport

What Serena Williams Needs to Do to Get on Track for a Strong Finish in 2014

Serena Williams ' tumultuous season can be turned around with a win at the U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Serena Williams, French Open, Li Na, Wimbledon, Venus Williams

Business Wire

Time Warner Cable Gives Fans a Chance to Win a VIP Tennis Experience at the 2014 US Open

Now through July 31st, Time Warner Cable Facebook fans can enter the 2014 US Open VIP Experience presented by Time Warner Cable and Tennis Channel to be one of the two lucky Grand Prize winners to win a five-day trip for two to New York to attend select US Open Tournament matches - tentatively scheduled for September 2 through September 6, 2014.

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The Straits Times

Tennis: Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci first to qualify for WTA Finals Singapore

Newly-crowned Wimbledon women's doubles champions Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci have become the first players to qualify for the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore tournament from Oct 17-26.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Sara Errani, Roberta Vinci, Wimbledon

BleacherReport

Why Resilience is Novak Djokovic's Key to More Grand Slam Titles

While most of the media attention deservedly praised the quality of their match, narrative? Was the Serbian brilliant or only intermittently so? Do we dwell on his last game in which he broke Federer for the championship, or do we point out that he faltered in closing out the fourth set? would have been stabbed with words and sliced by critical ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, More Sports, Tennis, Wimbledon, Roger Federer, Australian Open, French Open

NY1

USTA Job Fair Aims to Fill About 6,000 Temporary US Open Jobs

Thousands of people headed to Queens Wednesday and Thursday for a chance to work at the U.S. Open later this summer.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

CNN

U.S. Open prize money triples in a decade

If Rafael Nadal repeats as U.S. Open champion, he'll get a raise as the tournament is again increasing prize money.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Rafael Nadal, Dmitry Tursunov, Roger Federer, Lleyton Hewitt, Wimbledon

The Age

Sam Groth in first ATP semi-final

Australia's Sam Groth dethroned defending champion and fourth seed Nicolas Mahut 6-3 6-4 on Thursday to reach his first career ATP semi-final at the Hall of Fame Championships.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Nicolas Mahut, Donald Young, Ivo Karlovic, Dudi Sela

Tennis Panorama

Tennis Channel to Air International Tennis Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2014 - Tennis Channel will offer live coverage as six-time Grand Slam tournament champion Lindsay Davenport is inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame Saturday, July 12, at 12:30 p.m. ET.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Summer Olympic, Lindsay Davenport (2008 Beijing Olympics), Olympic Tennis, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lindsay Davenport

Naples Daily News

Tennis: Women's Pro Classic back in November

The USTA Women's Pro Circuit is returning to Captiva from Nov. 2-9 for the second South Seas Island Resort Women's Pro Classic.

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Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Ten Years In, What Happened to Maria Sharapova?

This was Maria Sharapova in 2004 after she upended Serena Williams at Wimbledon to win the Ladies' Singles.

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The Washington Post

Home sweet (new) home for Kastles

Martina Hingis got her preview of the Washington Kastles' new World TeamTennis venue on Tuesday night as storms descended on Washington.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Tennis Players, Radek Stepanek

The Age

Nick Kyrgios in most important phase of his career: John Fitzgerald

Former Australia Davis Cup captain John Fitzgerald says Canberra young gun Nick Kyrgios is in the middle of his most important development phase, but doesn't think the world No.66 needs a high-profile coach for the next stage of his blossoming career.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Davis Cup, Tennis, Rogers Cup, Tennis Players, Rafael Nadal, Wimbledon, Roger Federer

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Texas Tech notebook: Football season tickets sold out; Bustin named to watch list

Following a successful 8-5 campaign and a Holiday Bowl win over Arizona State under first-year coach Kliff Kingsbury, Texas Tech has sold out of season football tickets for the first time in history.

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