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Thanasi Kokkinakis Into Western & Southern Open Main Draw

Thanasi Kokkinakis earned his way into the Western & Southern Open main draw on Sunday. After coming back from 0-3 down in the third set, the Australian defeated Marsel Ilhan in the final round of the qualifying at the Cincinnati … read more »

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It’s the ‘Donald Trump/Nick Kyrgios Era’ & We’re Just Living In It

Nick Kyrgios is to tennis what Donald Trump is to politics. Trump isn’t in it for the fund raising, and clearly Kyrgios isn’t in it for the potentially lucrative endorsement deals. What they are is in it to win it. … read more »

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Tennis: Rogers Cup (Montreal) – Monday Schedule

SCHEDULE – MONDAY, 10 AUGUST 2015 COURT CENTRAL start 12:30 pm A. Seppi (ITA) vs [9] G. Simon (FRA) F. Lopez (ESP) vs T. Robredo (ESP) Not Before 6:30 pm [15] G. Monfils (FRA) vs F. Fognini (ITA) B. Coric … read more »

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Tennis This Week: The BB&T Atlanta Open

BB&T ATLANTA OPEN – ATLANTA, USA $ 659,070.00 JULY 27 – AUGUST 2, 2015 Tennis action from Atlantic Station in Atlanta, GA will begin tomorrow as the 2015 BB&T Atlanta Open (ATP Atlanta) kicks off. Andy Roddick, a former No. … read more »

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Hall Of Fame Tennis Championships: Jack Sock, Adrian Mannarino, and Ivo Karlovic onto Quarterfinals

Fourth seed (and 39th-ranked) Jack Sock is into his second straight quarterfinal in Newport, after defeating Lukas Lacko on Wednesday in a tight match, 3-6, 7-6(4), 6-4. It took the 22-year-old American two hours and eleven seconds to defeat the … read more »

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Hall Of Fame Tennis Championships Tuesday – Isner Out, Sock Moves On

Two of the top American players had different outcomes in their respective matches on Tuesday on the grass courts of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Newport. John Isner was defeated by Rajeev Ram 6-7(5), 6-3, 7-6(8), while Jack … read more »

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Hall of Fame Tennis Championships: Monday Results

The Hall of Fame Tennis Championships opened in Newport on Monday with Rhode Island’s own Jared Donaldson making a splashy debut in the tournament’s main draw. 18-year-old Donaldson defeated Austin Krajicek, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-2 in the first round. The … read more »

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Wimbledon 2015 – #1(Djokovic) v. #2(Federer)

Wimbledon Gentlemen’s Singles Final Sunday, July 12 (8amEDT/7amCDT/5amPDT) on ESPN The lineup: No. 1 Novak Djokovic (SRB) v. No. 2 Roger Federer (SUI) ParcBench Prediction: (2) Roger Federer d. (1) Novak Djokovic, 6-7(2), 7-5, 6-7(5), 7-6(2), 6-4 World #1 (Novak … read more »

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Not Enough Laughs At Wimbledon For You? Tune In HBO’s ‘ 7 Days in Hell’

TV Review: ‘7 Days in Hell’ (Special; HBO, Sat. July 11, 10 p.m.) With: Andy Samberg, Kit Harington, Fred Armisen, David Copperfield, Lena Dunham, Chris Evert, Will Forte, Karen Gillan, Filip Hammar, Jim Lampley, Howie Mandel, John McEnroe, Soledad O’Brien, … read more »

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Mark Philippoussis Receives Wild Card To Tennis Hall Of Fame Tennis Qualies

The 2006 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships winner is set to return to Newport, RI next week! Australian Mark Philippoussis once boasted one of the biggest serves on tour. After 9 years away from the game, he is poised to … read more »

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