Thursday, September 27, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Britain’s Top Two
Women Players Are Moving Up
two young female stars are serving notice they intend to enhance their
reputation in 2013.
Robson caught the tennis public’s attention by ousting Grand Slam
champions Kim Clijsters and Li Na at the recent US Open before reaching
last weekend’s final in Guangzhou and Heather Watson gave world no.2
Maria Sharapova a major scare in this week’s Toray Pan Pacific Open in
Doesn’t Like The Grunting On Court
list of those who decry the trend of ‘grunting’ in tennis gained another
notable signature as Barbara Slater, the Director of Sport with the BBC
“It is a shame, and
some of our audience clearly don’t like that,” insisted Slater, a former
Olympic gymnast for Britain who is the first woman to hold the coveted
Director of Sport title at the BBC.
top seed Janko Tipsarevic has emerged pleasantly surprised into the
quarter-finals of the Thailand Open as his first impressions of a debut
Bangkok visit continue to sink in.
surprised at how well the city is structured. The only impressions I had
of Bangkok were from The Hangover II film. But actually, I've found none
of the chaos and mayhem (of the film)."
Rafter Shows He Is
A Good Citizen
Davis Cup captain Patrick Rafter has been spending a few days away from
tennis doing tourism promotion on the tropical far north of the
island-continent, The popular two-time Grand Slam winner has done his
bit accompanied by his wife and children in picturesque Port Douglas,
jumping-off point for the Great Barrier Reef.
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