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Friday, February 8, 2013


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Nadal Denies A ‘Deal’ With ITF And ATP World Tour

Rafael Nadal has not been deaf to the rumors he calls scandalous but have nevertheless circulated during his seven months long lay-off from top-flight competitive tennis; that his absence has been down to a deal brokered with the International Tennis Federation and ATP World Tour, to cover up possible doping offences.



Nadal Is Happy With Knee Progress

Rafael Nadal could not be happier with his comeback to tennis after more than seven months away with a knee injury. The Spaniard who now stands fifth in the world knows he will have a battle to rise again in the rankings but is confident that with time and matches he can again achieve his world-beating form.



ATP Has Row Over Prize Money At Indian Wells 

ATP World Tour board member Mark Webster has been accused as the man responsible for a furious row that has developed over prize money at the upcoming BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.




Anderson To Be Back On Court Soon

South African Kevin Anderson could be back on court as early as Memphis in mid-February after elbow surgery in Melbourne last month. The South African has been recuperating and doing his physio in Auckland as he prepared for a return to the ATP after getting a minor medical housekeeping problem sorted.


USTA To Combine Community Tennis and Player Development 

The USTA is combining Community Tennis and Player Development departments with this new department to be housed in Player Development and led by Dr. Paul Lubbers.




ITF Revises Fed Cup Dead Rubber Policy

The ITF announced that it has revised the dead rubber policy for all Fed Cup ties, starting with this weekend’s Fed Cup World Group and World Group II first round ties on February 9-10.



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