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    by Published on 09-19-2015 05:00 PM
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    The summer, North American portion of the ATP tour really started with the playing of the Rogers Cup in Canada. Although a few smaller tournaments are played prior to this Masters 1000, the Rogers cup brings out of their short Post Wimbledon sabbatical the top names. Montreal saw the return of Novak Djokovic to action, and the return of Rafa Nadal to hard courts. At Cincinnati, Roger Federer joined the tour once more and it all ended, in splendorous fashion, with Djokovic winning the U.S. Open. ...
    Published on 09-07-2015 02:37 PM
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    Day 1: Monday, August 31 REVISED

    Arthur Ashe Stadium 11:00 AM


    Women's Singles - Round 1
    Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) vs. Ana Ivanovic (SRB) [7]
    Not Before: 1:00 PM
    Women's Singles - Round 1
    Monica Puig (PUR) vs. Venus Williams (USA) [23]
    Men's Singles - Round 1
    Novak Djokovic (SRB) [1] vs. Joao Souza (BRA)
    Arthur Ashe Stadium
    7:00 PM

    2015 US OPEN OPENING CEREMONY

    Women's Singles - Round 1
    Serena Williams (USA) [1] vs. Vitalia Diatchenko (RUS)
    Men's Singles - Round 1
    Borna Coric (CRO) vs. Rafael Nadal (ESP) [8]
    ...
    by Published on 07-21-2014 01:10 PM
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    ITF BEACH TENNIS WORLD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP, MOSCOW, RUSSIA
    RESULTS – 20 JULY
    Please find below Sunday’s results from the 2014 ITF Beach Tennis World Team Championship that took place in Moscow, Russia on 17-20 July. Italy, the 2012 champion, regained the title with a 2-0 victory over defending champion Brazil. A total of 24 teams took part in the third edition of the event.

    The Team Championship is a mixed competition in which nations compete against each other on a knock-out basis. Each team is comprised of two men and two women, with ties consisting of a men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles rubber.

    The Team Championship joins the individual ITF Beach Tennis World Championships as the flagship events on the ITF Beach Tennis Tour. Since the launch of the Tour in 2008, worldwide participation has continued to grow each year. The 2014 Tour will see around 200 events held in 37 countries, while 54 nations are currently represented in the ITF Beach Tennis World Rankings.

    For news and completed scores, please visit the ITF Beach Tennis website: www.itftennis.com/beachtennis

    Results

    Final

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    by Published on 07-19-2014 05:41 PM
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    2. ATP

    Wimbledon champs to play doubles in Atlanta

    SOCK, POSPISIL MAKE AMERICAN DEBUT


    ATLANTA – Saturday, July 19, 2014 -- Wimbledon doubles champs American Jack Sock and Canadian Vasek Pospisil are scheduled to partner in the BB&T Atlanta Open doubles draw.

    The BB&T Atlanta Open is their second event playing doubles together after a successful debut in England. The duo defeated Mike and Bob Bryan, the 2013 Wimbledon titlists, in the Wimbledon final (7-6(5), 6-7(3), 6-4, 3-6, 7-5.

    Pospisil and Sock are also competing in the singles draw as well. Pospisil is a newcomer ...
    by Published on 07-17-2014 07:55 PM
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    2014 EMIRATES AIRLINE US OPEN SERIES
    LAUNCHES NEXT WEEK WITH BB&T ATLANTA OPEN

    Series’ 11th Year to Feature Expanded Television Coverage Including
    Record 25 Consecutive Days on ESPN and Tennis Channel


    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 17, 2014 –The 11th season of the Emirates Airline US Open Series, the five-week North American summer tennis season that links eight ATP World Tour and WTA summer hard court tournaments to the US Open, launches next week with the men’s BB&T Atlanta Open. Since its inception in 2004, the Emirates Airline US Open Series has increased television viewership and event attendance, while generating new corporate partnerships for the sport.

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    by Published on 07-11-2014 10:50 AM
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    DOUBLES TEAM OF SARA ERRANI AND ROBERTA VINCI QUALIFY FOR BNP PARIBAS WTA FINALS PRESENTED BY SC GLOBAL
    First doubles team to qualify for the 2014 WTA Finals in Singapore as competition expands to eight teams

    ST. PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced that the World No.1 doubles team, Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci, have become the first doubles team to qualify for this year’s BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global, to be staged at the Singapore Sports Hub from October 17-26, 2014.

    The announcement comes the same week as the Italian doubles team returned ...
    by Published on 07-10-2014 11:17 AM
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    $38.3 Million US Open Purse Features Record $3 Million
    for Each Singles Champion

    White Plains, N.Y., July 9, 2014 – The USTA today announced that the total purse for the 2014 US Open will increase by $4 million dollars bringing the total purse for the tournament to a record $38.3 million and an 11.7% increase over the 2013 US Open.

    Both the men’s and women’s singles champions will earn $3 million, the largest payout in US Open history. Each round of the singles competition will see double digit percentage increases over last year’s record payouts. Total main draw prize money, which includes both ...

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