Thursday, May 30, 2013
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
© Copyright 2013 Daily Tennis News Wire. All rights
The Monfils Vs. Gulbis Match Was An Entertaining One
http://www.tenniscelebs.com/images/getty/Monfils%20Wipes%20121491157.jpg" width="100" height="66" align="left" hspace="5">John
McEnroe, when calling the Gael Monfils v Ernests Gulbis second round
match at the French Open, said, “As far as head cases go, these are the
cream of the crop right here.”
Britain Has No Singles Player In Paris’ Second Round
http://www.tenniscelebs.com/images/DTN%202013/Watson%20BH.JPG" width="72" height="100" align="left" hspace="5">Britain,
in the absence of injury Andy Murray, has now officially suffered its
worst French Open since 2007, with not a solitary player in the second
round of either the men’s or women’s singles.
Heather Watson was the last to fall after her Fed Cup team-mates Laura
Robson and Elena Baltacha also suffered first round exits.
Rezai Hopes To Revive Game Under Controversial Father
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/3/35/Aravane_Rezai_2010.jpg/400px-Aravane_Rezai_2010.jpg" width="66" height="100" align="left" hspace="5">Aravane
Rezai’s game has been in shambles since the 2011 Australian Open, when
her father Arsalan, who was then coaching her, was allegedly
investigated by police for abusing his daughter in Melbourne.
Federer Thinks 32 Seeds May Be Too Many
http://www.tenniscelebs.com/images/DTN%202013/Federer%20Presser.JPG" width="100" height="66" align="left" hspace="5">Roger
Federer has come out cautiously on the side of his former fellow Swiss
star Marc Rosset, admitting that a Grand Slam with 32 seeds can often be
a bit lacking in excitement during the early rounds of play.
King And Vegosen To Be Honored By USTA Midwest Section
http://www.tenniscelebs.com/images/getty/BJ%20King%20Suit%20106147030.jpg" width="74" height="100" align="left" hspace="5">The
USTA Midwest Section announced its 2013 Hall of Fame inductees, tennis
legend Billie Jean King and USTA Past President Jon Vegosen. Both will
formally be inducted into the USTA/Midwest Section Hall of Fame in a
ceremony to take place December 6, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.
King, one of the most celebrated tennis players in history with 39 Grand
Slam titles, is also one of the 20th century’s most respected
women. In 2009 she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and
over the years has worked tirelessly to promote the sport of tennis
co-founding the Women’s Tennis Association, founding Women’s Sports
Foundation and co-founding World TeamTennis.
addition to King, Vegosen will also be inducted into the Hall of Fame. Vegosen
is an active USTA leader on both the national and section level. In
addition to serving on the USTA Board of Directors, he also is Vice
President of the International Tennis Federation (ITF). During his USTA
presidency, Vegosen helped carry out the association’s 10 and Under
Tennis initiative and oversaw the refurbishment of the grounds of the
USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Vegosen began
volunteering in the local Chicago area in the 1990s, serving as
President of the Chicago District Tennis Association.
To receive the full stories,
subscribe to Daily Tennis News -
Daily Tennis News—Business
http://www.tenniscelebs.com/images/BLT_Logo.jpg" width="94" height="89" align="left" hspace="5">Bob
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
firstname.lastname@example.org and say you want a sample of Tennis Business.
Tennis Club For
“This is your chance
to own a premier tennis, fitness and swim club located in Augusta,
Georgia. The club is situated on six acres (fee simple ownership),
heavily wooded and beautifully landscaped with palm trees, mature pines
and oaks and other landscape plants, and is located on a tributary known
throughout the world, the famous Raes Creek which runs through the club
and then Augusta National Golf Club, just four miles downstream.
The club features 13 championship courts all of which are fully lighted
for night play. The courts include two Red Clay courts, five
“Har-Tru” clay courts and six US Open style hard courts (with stands and
bleachers set up for professional tournament viewing). The club
also has a junior Olympic-size swimming pool, and a separate large
family pool viewable from the clubhouse which is shaped like a tennis
racquet. The huge 8,000 square foot
clubhouse (completed in 2005) includes a potential fully-equipped
restaurant and/or sports bar facility, locker rooms with nice wood
lockers, office space, a spacious pro shop, and complete nautilus and
cardio theatre fitness center. Serious potential purchasers
please request details by email at
Richard@raestennis.com or call Richard at 706-231-1353.”
Tennis Job Of The
The Tennis Center at
College Park (TCCP) is interviewing for a full time staff teaching
professional. Primary compensation is based on generating private
lessons during non-prime time hours. Benefits include health insurance.
The TCCP is a
premiere tennis club located just outside downtown Washington, DC. The
Tennis Center at College Park is a USTA Regional Training Center, home
of the Junior Tennis Champions Center training program, as well as, the
University of Maryland tennis teams. The TCCP is an award-winning
facility and is recognized as one of the most comprehensive tennis
venues in the United States.
email resumes to
Tennis Jobs of the
specialty shop is for sale. Serious inquiries call 860-841-4510.
Atlanta, Georgia is seeking a head coach. 404 727 6123.
Bob Larson’s Tennis
publishes Daily Tennis Jobs newsletter, a daily list of available tennis
jobs throughout the US market. Only $10 a month. For a free sample of
the current list, just email
email@example.com and say you want a free sample of Jobs.