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Thursday, July 26, 2012


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Olympic Seeds Announced

The seeds for the Olympic tennis event have been announced.

Roger Federer (SUI)
Novak Djokovic (SRB)
Andy Murray (GBR)
David Ferrer (ESP)
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)
Tomas Berdych (CZE)
Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)
Juan Martin del Potro (ARG)
Juan Monaco (ARG)
John Isner (USA)
Nicolas Almagro (ESP)
Gilles Simon (FRA)
Marin Cilic (CRO)
Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
Kei Nishikori (JPN)
Richard Gasquet (FRA)

Bob Bryan/Mike Bryan (USA)
Michael Llodra/Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)
Janko Tipsarevic/Nenad Zimonjic (SRB)
Mariusz Fyrstenberg/Marcin Matkowski (POL)
Tomas Berdych/Radek Stepanek (CZE)
Roger Federer/Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI)
Mahesh Bhupathi/Rohan Bopanna (IND)
Novak Djokovic/Victor Troicki (SRB)

1. Victoria Azarenka (BLR)
2. Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 
3. Maria Sharapova (RUS)
4. Serena Williams (USA)
5. Samantha Stosur (AUS)
6. Petra Kvitova (CZE)
7. Angelique Kerber (GER)
8. Caroline Wozniacki (DEN)
9. Sara Errani (ITA)
10. Li Na (CHN)
11. Ana Ivanovic (SRB)
12. Dominika Cibulkova (SVK)
13. Vera Zvonareva (RUS)
14. Maria Kirilenko (RUS)
15. Sabine Lisicki (GER)
16. Nadia Petrova (RUS)

1. Liezel Huber/Lisa Raymond (USA)
2. Sara Errani/Roberta Vinci (ITA)
3. Maria Kirilenko/Nadia Petrova (RUS)
4. Andrea Hlavackova/Lucie Hradecka (CZE)
5. Angelique Kerber/Sabine Lisicki (GER)
6. Ekaterina Makarova/Elena Vesnina (RUS)
7. Flavia Pennetta/Francesca Schiavone (ITA)
8. Nuria Llagostera Vives/Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (ESP)


Hewitt Outraged He Did Not Get a Doubles Wildcard

Lleyton Hewitt has never fought shy of controversy or taking on the bureaucrats of tennis during his 15 years long professional career and now the Australian former world no.1 is picking another fight with in the International Tennis Federation after not being handed a wild card into the Olympic men’s doubles draw.


Murray Hoping for Greater Success at The All England Club

If Olympic gold medals were given for the amount of questions to answer in the build up to the start of the competition then Wimbledon runner-up Andy Murray would already have something hanging around his neck and the Scot maintained success in the next ten days would more than make up for his defeat against Roger Federer less than three weeks ago.


Even Though It Will Be Different, Williams Delighted to be Back at The All England Club

Serena Williams is ready for a change at Wimbledon as she plays the Olympic tournament at the All England Club unencumbered by the requirement to dress in all-white clothing, The Games operate under their own rules, with colors as well as the unheard-of innovation of advertising hoardings present around the courts at the decorum-conscious private club in force for the eight-day duration of the tennis.


Daily Tennis News—Business

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Tennis Job of the Day

The White Columns Country Club, Milton, Georgia seeks a director of tennis. Contact is 770 343 9025.

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, just email and say you want a free sample.


A Collection of Tennis Images For Sale

A 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..

Please contact email or call 617 480 2971.


Vermont Club for Sale

Tennis 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



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Los Angeles






Olympic Tennis London: July 28-August 5

US Open: August 27-September 9




Singles - Second Round
S Bolelli def. (2) F Mayer 6-2 7-6(7-4)
(5) M Klizan def. (Q) P Cervenak 6-4 6-4
L Rosol def. (Q) A Veic 6-3 5-7 6-3

Los Angeles
Singles - Second Round
(2) S Querrey def. I Sijsling 6-2 6-2
(3) L Mayer def. F Cipolla 6-0 4-0 retired (Neck)
R Ram def. P Capdeville 6-3 6-1
Doubles - First Round
(1) S Gonzalez/Lipsky def. (Alt) Guccione/Matosevic 6-4 6-4
Bemelmans/Malisse def. Lorenzi/Paire 6-2 7-6(9-7)
R Ram/Russell def. (WC) Giron/Meister 7-6(7-3) 6-2
Charroin/Fruttero def. Felder/Sela 7-5 7-5




Singles - Second Round
(2) Alexandra Panova def. Sandra Zaniewska 4-6 7-6(8-6) 6-3
(3) Mandy Minella def. Marta Domachowska 6-4 7-5
(5) Bojana Jovanovski def. (Q) Valeria Solovieva 6-2 6-3
(6) Nina Bratchikova def. Estrella Cabeza Candela 6-0 retired (abdominal strain)
Magdalena Rybarikova def. Tamarine Tanasugarn 6-1 6-0
Julia Cohen def. Alla Kudryavtseva 6-1 6-4
Olga Puchkova def. Alberta Brianti 3-6 7-6(7-2) 6-1
(Q) Aleksandra Krunic def. Laura Pous-Tio 7-6(7-5) 6-3
Doubles - First Round
(2) Kudryavtseva/Tanasugarn def. Cabeza Candela/Pous-Tio walkover (Cabeza Candela: abdominal strain)
(3) Birnerova/Brianti def. Bengson/Zaniewska 6-2 6-3
(4) Buryachok/Solovieva def. Gorgodze/Svitolina 7-6(7-3) 6-2
Doubles - Quarterfinals
(1) Bratchikova/Panova def. Garcia/Smolina 6-0 6-0


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