Monday, December 17, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Keys and Williams Win Australian Open Wild Card Playoffs
Keys (Rock Island, Ill.) and Rhyne Williams (Knoxville, Tenn.) each
earned wild card entries into the main draw of the 2013 Australian Open
Sunday by winning the Australian Open Wild Card Playoffs at Life Time
Athletic & Tennis at Peachtree Corners, Georgia.
Asking, “Where Is Monfils?”
last week’s admission by Henri Leconte in Tennis News that he is
concerned about Gail Monfils’ state of mind, worries are mounting in
France over the 26 year-old whose ranking has plummeted to a position
this week of 77 in the world.
Disappointed With Third Place In BBC Sports Personality Award
Open and Olympic champion Andy Murray suffered a mixed weekend. First he
was heartened by the news that, come what may with the weather in New
York next September, his title defense at Flushing Meadows will see the
tournament extended by an extra day to lessen the physical stress of
playing back-to-back semi-finals and finals. Then, despite enjoying the
most successful tennis season for a British male player in 76 years, he
only came third in the nation’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year
Island Haas Says He Is Ready For Australia
Haas has pronounced himself fit after a relaxing week's hit at the
charity event run by Sir Richard Branson on the tycoon's personal
Caribbean island of Necker.
Daily Tennis News—Business
Larson Tennis produces several tennis newsletters. One of these is Daily
Tennis News—Business. This publication is a daily report on the money in
tennis; Who is getting the money, Where does it come from, What do they
do with it and Where does it go.
If you are interested in the business side of tennis, you will find it
interesting. For a free copy of Daily Tennis News—Business, just send
an email to
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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.
Tennis Job of The
One of the most
prestigious clubs in North Carolina with 1,500 members, 2 facilities
totaling 14 courts, 11 outdoor clay courts and 3 indoor hard courts, is
seeking a dynamic high energy creative Tennis Professional.
Collegiate and tournament playing experience is needed in addition
to a minimum 3 years of full time experience teaching juniors of
all levels and women’s competitive teams.
Looking for an
innovative and motivated professional who is willing to help develop,
organize and teach women’s competitive teams, junior programs (of all
levels) in addition to teaching private lessons. The program consists of
150 women team tennis players, 60 men players and over 100 junior
players. There is a teaching staff totaling 3 full time professionals
who all report to the Tennis Director. All 3 pros also help organize
and run social and special events.
This is a chance to
receive the education and experience needed to become a future Tennis
Director. Excellent opportunity for a professional to be under a
Director who has placed numerous individuals in Directors positions
across the country.
includes: above average base salary and commission on lessons and
clinics. $60,000 + potential earnings. Benefits include: major
medical, dental, 401(k) matching, meal allowance and vacation. Send
resume with references to: Greensboro Country Club, Attn: Tom
Cascarano-Tennis Director, 410 Sunset Drive, Greensboro, NC 27408. Or
fax resume to: 336-691-5819. Or email to:
Tennis Jobs of the Day
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