Monday, January 13, 2014
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Kvitova Is A Surprise First Round Loser At
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Kvitova is a proven Grand Slam player, a former Wimbledon champion no
less. But the Australian Open’s sixth seed looked anything but that
quality as she suffered a humiliating first round exit to Thailand’s
world no.88 Luksika Kumkhum.
Rafter Agrees To Play Australian Open Doubles
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Davis Cup captain Patrick Rafter will find himself back on court at the
Australian Open when he teams in doubles with former protégé Lleyton
Britain’s Two Young Ladies Lose In First Round
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a year ago the British were getting very excited about how rejuvenated
their female tennis scene was under youngsters Laura Robson and Heather
Watson. After just a few hours of this year’s Australian Open, there
might be some reassessment after both players met with an early demise.
Nadal Complains About The Speed Of The Courts In
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Nadal is absolutely not a fan of the faster courts laid down for this
edition of the Australian Open, with the Spaniard complaining that they
will cut the spectacle from matches. What he means is more along the
lines of what the speed might do his own heavy game which relies on
brute power an slower court to bludgeon his opponents.
Talbert, A Class Guy Of The First Order, Passes
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tennis world lost a unique and very extraordinary individual when Henry
Talbert passed away at his Pacific Palisades, California home on the
morning of January 12th.
Having dealt with a
myriad of health issues for a lengthy period of time, Talbert died
peacefully, surrounded by his family – his wife, Fran and his sons, Eli
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