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By Stephen Ur On Friday, January 9th, 2015
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Serena Williams wins with help of….coffee?

Tony Ashby/Getty Images   Serena Williams was facing Flavia Pennetta in a very hot match during the Hopman Cup in Perth, Australia. During the match, Serena became very drowsy and felt very dehydrated in the More...

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By Tony Griffo On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Seton Hall Ladies Tennis to Open at Quinnipiac

(Via SHUPirates.com) The Seton Hall Lady Pirates are all set to open the season and begin their quest for not only the Big East Championship, but NCAA honors as well. Head Coach Greg Wyzkowski’s squad will be More...

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By Kenny Mintz On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Cilic and Nishikori Begin a New Era in Men’s Tennis

(Getty Images) Marin Cilic and Kei Nishikori met at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday, September 8.  After defeating Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer respectively, Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic were prepared for their More...

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By Kenny Mintz On Monday, September 1st, 2014

The State Of Americans At The US Open

(John Sibley/Action Images) As the first week of the US Open tennis tournament comes to a close, there is only one American player that remains. Without surprise, Serena Williams [1] is thriving at the 2014 US Open. More...

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By Alyson Mintz On Monday, August 25th, 2014

U.S. Open Women’s Preview: Can Serena Swing It?

Serena Williams is one of favorites to win 2014 US Open. (John Sibley/Action Images) The world renowned U.S. Open has kicked off at the historic Billie Jean King Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York this More...

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By Kenny Mintz On Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

US Open Tennis Preview: Nadal’s Withdrawal Opens The Field

With the 2014 US Open set to begin on Monday, August 25, there is an unusual sense of ambiguity among the Men’s Singles draw due to the withdrawal of Rafael Nadal. var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google More...

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By Tony Griffo On Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Henrik Lundqvist Battles Novak Djokovic In Tennis Match

Henrik Lundqvist rules the creases of the NHL, but can the king of goalies hold his own on a court foreign to him? The court in question is the tennis court, where Henrik joined forces with native New Yorker, rabid More...

By Dustin Petzold On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Clay Season Ramps Up in Monte Carlo

Monaco’s Benjamin Balleret smiles while plotting his defeat of Rafael Nadal in the 2015 Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Unless you’re in France, Spain, or South America, clay is probably your least favorite More...

By Rory McQueen On Monday, August 26th, 2013


THE U.S. OPEN PREVIEW There are many story lines colliding at this week’s U.S. OPEN.  Will Serena continue her domination over the women’s brackets, being that she is one of the main pre-tourney stories?  ESPN More...

By Elizabeth Francois On Sunday, August 25th, 2013
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Fashion Neon at the U.S. Open Qualifying Rounds

Neon: blinding colors for the generation!!! This is the trend in 2013 sportswear!! After the bold reintroduction last fall during fashion week, celebrities and athletes alike have dominated the blogosphere highlighting More...

By Dave Schatz On Friday, August 23rd, 2013

17-Year-Old Jared Donaldson Finding Out He Belongs at US Open Qualifying

Jared Donaldson, 17-year-old from Rhode Island. The US Open Tennis qualifying tournament began at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, in Flushing Meadows, New York on Tuesday, August 20. Young pros More...

By Rory McQueen On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

One Match Was One Too Many For Maria Sharapova and Jimmy Connors

What is a teacher? I’ll tell you: it isn’t someone who teaches something, but someone who inspires the student to give of her best in order to discover what she already knows.”  ― Paulo Coelho (AP More...