Tuesday, June 5, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Draw for 2013 Fed Cup To be Held in Paris on June 6
Draw for the 2013 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas will take place at the
Musée de la Fédération Française de Tennis at Roland
Garros in Paris
on Wednesday June 6 at 12:00 local time (10:00 GMT).
The 2012 finalists are automatically the top two seeds in
the 2013 World Group, while the remaining seeds are based on the latest
ITF Fed Cup Nations Ranking.
The four seeded nations in the 2013 World Group are:
Czech Republic (1)
Shvedova Never lost Hope
Shvedova's two-year journey back to the Roland Garros quarterfinals was
an arduous one, but the Kazakh never gave up hope and now after
upsetting defending champion Li Na, she should find her way back into
the top 100 and into relevance.
credited Argentine Redondi for helping get her back on track.
Nadal is Totally Focused on Winning the French Open
Nadal is having some trouble concentrating on anything but the job at
hand as he aims for a record seventh title at the French Open. The
Spanish king of clay is so focused that he cannot even say what a
possible seventh trophy might mean in light of all his other career
accomplishments on the clay.
me, a seventh Roland Garros win is not more important than No. 2, No. 3,
or No. 4," said the Spaniard, who will work to progress as he faces a
grinding quarter-final with compatriot Nicolas Almagro.
Murray Thrives on a Hostile Crowd
who have tried, and are still trying, to coach Andy Murray in his tennis
career have finally found the secret of what is guaranteed to produce
his best tennis. A crowd in excess of 10,000 who are prepared to boo him
from the moment he steps on the court to when he leaves.
was the case at Roland Garros on Court Philippe Chatrier and despite
being Public Enemy No.1 for several hours at the French Open, the 25
year-old Scot reveled in his unpopularity to shrug off a lame first set
to completely out-play home favorite Richard Gasquet.
Tennis Job of the Day
Manufacturer’s Golf and Country Club in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania wants
a pro. Call 215 886 3200.
Bob Larson’s Tennis Jobs publishes a weekly list of available tennis
jobs throughout the US market. For a free sample of the current list,
firstname.lastname@example.org and say you want a free sample.
Collection of Tennis Images For Sale
professional tennis photographer has been shooting for almost 40 years
at all the major and minor tennis tournaments for the wires systems,
daily newspapers, magazines and advertising agencies. He has been to
venues all over the world and has compiled tennis images (archives) of
all the professionals and some juniors. The images have all been
preserved in a temperature-controlled environment and are color
positives (slides), color and black & white negatives and contact
sheets, as well as digital. There are in excess of 400,000 images and
they are for sale. Seller will transfer copyright and will give total
usage to the purchaser. Lists available with players, tournaments,
dates, etc. For more information please contact 954-448-4999.
Investor Wants to Buy a Club in The Great Boston Area
Investor is interested in purchasing a tennis club in the The Great
Boston Area or a part of equity. Long-term leasing with the buy-out
option would be considered..
email@example.com or call 617 480 2971.
Vermont Club for Sale
club for sale in Southern Vermont. A 2-indoor, 2-outdoor court facility
ideal for tennis professional husband/wife team. Recent renovations
include: New lighting system for indoor courts, new fitness facility,
lounge and locker rooms. Call or e-mail Bob Cofer at (860)482-9424 or
Wimbledon Four-Ball Cans for Sale
limited number of unused Slazenger Wimbledon Ultra Vis tennis balls are
Cans are priced at $17.50 each, plus $2.00 for shipping. Four cans are
$60.00 plus postage. Delivery in USA only.
firstname.lastname@example.org Makes a great prize for Wimbledon events or