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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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Denis Kudla’s Wimbledon Run

There’s something wonderful about the fact that American wild-card entry Denis Kudla has extended his surprising run at Wimbledon into week number two… and attention must be paid. You see, Denis (rhymes with “tennis”) Kudla is the only American man … read more »

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John Isner’s Potential ‘Groundhog Day’ At Wimbledon

Is it Groundhog Day on the grass courts of Wimbledon? Can American number one, John Isner, pull off another epic five-set win? On Court 1, John Isner’s third-round match against Marin Cilic was suspended at 9:20 p.m. on Friday, with … read more »

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Even With A Fractured Finger – Jack Sock Plays On At Wimbledon

Like the slippery grass it is played upon, the Grand Slam tennis tournament known as “The Championships” can sometimes be unforgivingly unpredictable. But with its almost overwhelming atmosphere of tradition, the British notion of “keeping a stiff upper lip” is … read more »

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Wimbledon 2015: Keep Your Eye On Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev, of Germany, makes his Wimbledon debut next week. It’s a day that I’ve been looking forward to for a couple of years now. The 18-year-old who is ranked 76th in the world was born for the game. He … read more »

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2015 Wimbledon Seedings Announced

It’s almost time to settle in for 2 weeks of the best tennis tradition ever – Wimbledon – and the seedings have been announced! Unlike the other three grand slams in Melbourne, Paris and New York, Wimbledon uses a unique … read more »

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Djokovic, Sock, Kokkinakis, Zverev to appear at The Boodles

World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic will warm up for the Wimbledon championships by making his 10th straight appearance at The Boodles championship next week. Djokovic, who was beaten by Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the final of the French … read more »

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Mardy Fish To Play Atlanta In July (& Doubles With Roddick)

Two-time Atlanta champion Mardy Fish will be back on the oppressively hot, airless, hard courts of Atlanta this July and August. This is welcome news, as Fish has always been a player that makes tennis just a little more exciting … read more »

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Playing In His Boxer Shorts, Stan Wawrinka Wins Roland-Garros

Novak Djokovic gambled a few times too often in the fourth set. In the end, Stan Wawrinka’s backhand maintained its supremacy and he own the match. That’s right—Stan Wawrinka, with backhand winner after backhand winner—defeated Novak Djokovic 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, … read more »

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Billie Jean King, Pam Shriver, Marion Bartoli, Stan Smith to appear at Rolex Hall of Fame Enshrinement Weekend

The International Tennis Hall of Fame‘s annual Induction Ceremony will take place on Saturday, July 18, with celebratory events scheduled for the whole weekend, including a Hall of Fame ring presentation to Billie Jean King and an Exhibition Match featuring … read more »

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