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Monday, February 4, 2013


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Fed Cup Team Nominations for World Group First Round Ties

The ITF has announced the official team nominations for the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group first round ties, taking place on February 9-10.



Venue: Cez Arena, Ostrava, CZE (hard – indoors)

Czech Republic
Petra Kvitova
Lucie Safarova
Lucie Hradecka
Andrea Hlavackova
Captain: Petr Pala

Samantha Stosur
Casey Dellacqua
Jarmila Gajdosova
Ashleigh Barty
Captain: Alicia Molik

Venue: 105 Stadium, Rimini, ITA (clay – indoors)

Sara Errani
Roberta Vinci
Karin Knapp
Nastassja Burnett
Captain: Corrado Barazzutti

Melanie Oudin
Varvara Lepchenko
Jamie Hampton
Liezel Huber
Captain: Mary Joe Fernandez
Venue: Olympic Stadium, Moscow, RUS (hard – indoors)

Maria Kirilenko
Ekaterina Makarova
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
Elena Vesnina
Captain: Shamil Tarpischev

Ayumi Morita
Kimiko Date-Krumm
Misaki Doi
Kurumi Nara
Captain: Takeshi Murakami

Hala "CAIR", Nis, SRB (hard – indoors)

Ana Ivanovic
Jelena Jankovic
Bojana Jovanovski

Vesna Dolonc
Captain: Dejan Vranes

Slovak Republic
Dominika Cibulkova
Daniela Hantuchova
Magdalena Rybarikova
Jana Cepelova
Captain: Matej Liptak


Stephens Reinjures Ab; Out Of Fed Cup

It looks like Sloane Stephens has yet to solve her abdominal injury puzzle as the promising American teen has pulled out of Fed Cup with an ab strain.




Czech Doubles Team Sets Davis Cup Record Win

With the exception of Novak Djokovic, most of the world’s leading players opted against extending themselves in the weekend’s Davis Cup action, maintaining the fixtures came too close on the back of the Australian Open. But the Czech Republic’s Tomas Berdych worked overtime to play the hero’s role for the defending champions in their win over Switzerland in Geneva.


Cardio Tennis Helps Drive Tennis Participation

Cardio Tennis is fast becoming a worldwide brand—receiving prominent play by Tennis Australia (TA) during this year’s Australian Open and officially relaunching/rebranding in Great Britain with new initiatives and a new spokesperson.



USTA Expands Training Program at National Training Center

The USTA announced that USTA Player Development is expanding its training program at the National Training Center-East at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y., hiring Erik Kortland as National Coach, Junior Development, to coach players in a new “Feeder Program” for boys and girls ages 9 through 13.



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Tennis Job of the Week

Position:  Community Outreach Manager

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