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Tipsarevic Injury Forces Withdrawal  From Chennai, Australian Open In Doubt

The Australian Open for Janko Tipsarevic could be in danger as the 29-year-old continues to suffer with a heel tendon rupture which has forced him to withdraw from the Chennai Open in India.




At Hopman Cup Raonic Will Hit Out

Milos Raonic won’t hold back at the weekend as he unleashes his big serve to mark Canada's first appearance at the Hopman Cup in a decade. The nation played in 2004 but failed to make any progress  in the eight-nation mixed team tournament in Perth. Canada begins play against host Australia, comprising Bernard Tomic and Samantha Stosur.



For Lisicki, Graf’s Shadow Still Looms

World No.15 Sabine Lisicki says that despite her success, it will be very difficult for her to live up to the standards set by fellow German and 22-time Grand Slam titlist Steffi Graf. Lisicki did well to reach the 2013 Wimbledon final, but Graf won that tournament on seven occasions. She says that Graf still casts a shadow over the rest of the German players.



Federer To Become A Father Again

Roger Federer will become a father for the third time in 2014, with the Swiss making the announcement Christmas eve through his Twitter account.

The father of four-year-old twins said: "Mirka and I are very pleased to announce that Myla and Charlene are big sisters in 2014. Happy holidays."


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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 and high energy Tennis Professional with a recent high level Collegiate and tournament playing background in addition to a minimum 2 years of full time teaching experience.

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This position would give a professional an opportunity to learn all aspects of the tennis business that would help build a career as a future tennis director.

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:


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.


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