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Nominations Announced For Fed Cup World Group Semifinals And Play-Off Ties

The ITF has announced the official team nominations for the 2014 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group semifinals, and World Group and World Group II play-offs taking place on April19-20.

Venue: CEZ Arena, Ostrava, CZE (hard – indoor)
Czech Republic
Petra Kvitova
Lucie Safarova
Klara Koukalova
Andrea Hlavackova
Captain: Petr Pala

Sara Errani
Roberta Vinci
Karin Knapp
Camila Giorgi
Captain: Corrado Barazzutti

Venue: Queensland Tennis Centre, Brisbane, AUS (hard – outdoor)
Samantha Stosur
Casey Dellacqua
Ashleigh Barty
Storm Sanders
Captain: Alicia Molik

Angelique Kerber
Andrea Petkovic
Julia Goerges
Anna-Lena Groenefeld
Captain: Barbara Rittner


ITF Reveals Dokovic’s Reason For Skipping 2014 Davis Cup Season

The deliberate absence of Novak Djokovic doomed Serbia from the start of this season's Davis Cup, with the 2010 champions going out in February's first round to Switzerland.


Bhupathi Says He Is Available For Davis Cup Doubles, But Is Silent Re IPTL

With the projected International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) now just a matter of months away, it would be expected that promoter Mahesh Bhupathi would not have time for any other diversions. But with doubt about the new venture growing by the day, Bhupathi has publicly announced his availability to play for India against Serbia in the Davis Cup’s World Group play-off contest to be held September 12 -14.


Nadal Proves To Be A Popular Man 

Rafael Nadal's international profile is significant, with a recent survey showing that he is the most recognized Spanish athlete in the world.


USTA To Launch Nationwide Audition For Children To Perform At 2014 US Open

The USTA announced that it has launched a nationwide online and DVD audition for the eighth annual US Open casting call.

In addition, a live open casting call will be held at the Queens Theatre on July 8. Winners selected from these auditions will perform “America the Beautiful” live in Arthur Ashe Stadium during night sessions at the 2014 US Open, which will be held Aug. 25 to Sept. 8.


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Tennis Job of the Week

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 high energy creative Teaching Professional.  Recent collegiate and tournament playing experience is needed in addition to a minimum 2 years of full time club experience teaching juniors of all levels and women’s competitive teams.

Looking for an innovative and motivated professional who is willing to help develop, organize and teach women’s competitive teams, junior programs (of all levels from 10-under to tournament juniors) in addition to teaching private lessons. The program consists of 130 women team tennis players, 60 men players and over 100 junior players.  There is a teaching staff totaling 3 full time professionals that all work together and report to the Tennis Director.  All 3 pros also help organize and run social and special events.

This is a chance to receive the education and experience needed to become a future Tennis Director. Excellent opportunity for a professional to be under a Director who has placed numerous individuals in Directors positions across the country.

Compensation includes: above average base salary and commission on lessons and clinics.  $60,000-$70,000 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:


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Are you a Tennis Pro looking to own your own business? There is an opportunity for you at a Tennis Club in Southern Vermont. We are looking for a Tennis Pro to take over the club. The club is for lease for 1,000 a month with the option to buy. The individual would be responsible to pay all Operating Expenses including Property Taxes. The Club has 2 Indoor Hard and 2 Outdoor Clay Courts and a Fitness Facility. Ideal situation for a Tennis Pro.

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