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Friday, December 21, 2012


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Williams Has Surgery And Plans To Play Brisbane

Serena Williams may have undergone surgery on both big toes in the last few days but the favorite to win the Australian Open remains insistent she will be fit to start 2013 where she left off this year with the WTA Championships two months ago and contest next week’s Brisbane International.



Williams And Wozniacki In Battle Of The Sexes

Venus Williams will co-captain a women's team with Brenda Schultz-McCarthy, and Caroline Wozniacki in a "Battle of the Sexes" on the Stadium Court of the BallenIsles club in Palm Beach Gardens Florida on December 23,




Lendl Sees A Long Arrangement With Murray

Almost a year into his coaching relationship with US Open and Olympic champion Andy Murray, Ivan Lendl took stock of the latest twists in his life and concurred with the third ranked Scot that the once unlikely duo are now likely to be a long term double act.



Cara Black To Return To The Tour In Auckland

Former doubles No. 1 Cara Black of Zimbabwe will return to the tour after a year and half off following the birth of her first child at the ASB Tennis Classic, which begins on December 31.



Davenport And Philippoussis To Play Memphis Mixed Exhibition

Former No. 1 Lindsay Davenport will return to the U.S. National Indoor Tennis Championships in Memphis for the first time since her 2008 sweep of the Memphis women's singles and doubles events. Davenport will partner with the 1998 and 2001 Memphis men's singles champion Mark Philippoussis in a Champions Mixed Doubles Exhibition, which will take place on Monday, February 18th.



Daily Tennis News—Business

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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 and say you want a sample of Tennis Business.


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.


Tennis Job of The Week

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.

Compensation 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:


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