Wednesday, July 18, 2012
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Sampras Reveals His Opinion of Olympic Tennis
Sampras won most things he craved during his tennis career with the
exception of the French Open. At the time the lack an Olympic gold medal
in his trophy collection didn’t seem such a disappointment but now he
has called for Olympic tennis format to be overhauled and turned into a
competition with a much stronger team format.
Fish Has a Program
to Prepare for the US Open
Fish is slowly regaining his confidence in his body after his heartbeat
health scare of earlier this year. The American who reached a top 10
ranking but now stands 13th has revealed how he's trying to overcome his
The 29-year-old who
returned to play a few rounds at Wimbledon months after undergoing a
medical procedure to stabilize his runaway heartbeat, will test himself
further as he plays Team Tennis this month.
Federer Shares His
Strategy to Regain Number One
Federer has made more tennis history as he begins a record 287th week as
world No. 1 after returning to the top of the ATP table thanks to his
seventh Wimbledon title claimed a week ago.
"I never stopped
believing...it all worked out," said Federer as his record week
approached. "I got great momentum, great confidence and it all came
“Desperate” to Win Olympic Gold
Wimbledon finalist Andy Murray will hope to rescue his Grand Slam
disappointment with living a dream of gold medal glory at the hometown
London Olympics starting on July 28. After falling to Roger Federer at
Wimbledon as she Swiss won his seventh trophy at the All England club,
Murray has doubled down on determination in an effort to put things
right at the Games.
"I'm desperate to win
a gold at the Olympics," he told London's Daily Mirror. "It would be the
-ultimate moment. To me, the Olympics is the biggest sporting
competition by miles. It gives me a chance of doing well at home and
with friends and family. I can go home in the evening to see them and
it's a lot more relaxing than other periods of the year."
Tennis Job of the Day
The City of Goodyear,
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Larson’s Tennis Jobs publishes a weekly list of available tennis jobs
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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