his first round match defeating Thomaz Bellucci
7-5, 6-3, 6-1. Though the 20-year old Brazilian showed glimpses of brilliance, he was no match for the talent of the 3-time defending… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 29, 2008 at 7:34am —
We're digging the Roland Garros Abilene women's yellow top. Contrasting black and white edging.Roland Garros printed on the front in black lettering. 100% cotton and a great cut.
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Added by Bob Wallace on May 29, 2008 at 7:21am —
New Line Delivers "Hole" New Look and Makes Immediate Impact at Tour Level
Bordentown, NJ - May 29, 2008 - Tennis players are continuously faced with equipment choices. When it comes to their feet, the right shoes can lead to better footwork, which leads to more wins. Over the past few seasons, Prince has brought to market some of the sport's most popular, high-quality footwear and now has more models among the top 15 best-sellers than any… Continue
Added by Bob Wallace on May 29, 2008 at 7:00am —
The Dave Kregel Tennis Club would like to invite you to come join them at their fabulous tennis location with newly resurfaced tennis courts in the beautiful city of San Rafael. Not only 5 minutes away from Northgate Mall, but also the most affordable tennis club in Marin County. Dave Kregel tennis club offers a wide variety of tennis equipment, lessons, and events. The club offers tennis lessons for all ages, and all levels
Summer Tennis Program
The summer tennis program… Continue
Added by Kregel Tennis on May 28, 2008 at 3:23pm —
I’m flattered. The more fans I have, the better. Continue
- Yoga-loving Andy Murray
Added by tennis baller on May 28, 2008 at 3:00pm —
is a lady in waiting. France's new teen queen
had her match with Argentina's Gisela Dulko
suspended due to darkness with the match tied at 3-all in the third… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 28, 2008 at 2:48pm —
has a lot to be proud of, right? The former French Open
champion is celebrating the 25th anniversary
of his only major win (and the last time a Frenchman has won their native… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 28, 2008 at 9:10am —
Jelena Jankovic, Sybille Bammer, Caroline Wozniacki, Agnes Szavay, Karin Knapp and Tommy Robredo spent some time with fans in Roland Garros.
Image details: French Open - Roland Garros 2008 - Day Three served by… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 28, 2008 at 8:30am —
Adidas is going to launch an apparel and accessories collection named after Indian tennis up-and-comer Sania Mirza - the aptly named "Sania Mirza collection" will come out under the 'adidas' brand. This is the first time that Adidas will globally roll out a dedicated merchandise line after a tennis star.
Read more at WhatsAllTheRacquet
Added by Bob Wallace on May 28, 2008 at 8:06am —
New world no. 1...top seed...potential career Grand Slam
...feeling pressure much
? I'm thinking so after Maria "Shriek"apova
escaped an embarrassing first round dismissal by finally… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 28, 2008 at 7:21am —
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova; born July 3, 1991, Samara, Russia), is a professional tennis player from Russia and a multiple junior Grand Slam champion.
Pavlyuchenkova first made headlines by winning the 2006 Australian Open junior title, defeating Caroline Wozniacki. She then won the US Open junior… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 10:30pm —
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 10:00pm —
Dinara Safina pleaded with big brother Marat on Tuesday not to quit tennis, insisting that his colourful, rollercoaster career, which has yielded two Gramd Slam titles, is far from over.
Safin, a former world number one, has struggled with form and motivation in recent years and has not added to his career… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 9:30pm —
Torrential rain swamped Roland Garros on Tuesday leaving the French Open with a backlog of first round matches and Maria Sharapova forced to wait another day to make her 2008 bow.
Only Russian fourth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova and 13th seeded compatriot Dinara Safina were able to complete their opening matches… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 9:00pm —
It seams that critics said about Andy Murray had effect. He works very hard to prove to everybody that he belongs to top 10 and that he can win any tournament, maybe even Roland Garros?!?
His time in Paris he mostly spend in… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 5:00pm —
We've been together about seven years now, and things are good, but sometimes I can't stop thinking about what things would be like if I were to explore my options.
Of course, I'm talking about my racquet of choice!
I figured while the French Open has been deluged, I could write about an issue all of us players face, namely when to switch racquets. And is it REALLY necessary to do so? I'm taking a poll here
, so feel free… Continue
Added by Van Sias on May 27, 2008 at 4:00pm —
Visitors protect themselves with umbrellas from rain during the first round of the French Tennis Open, at Roland Garros, in Paris, on May 26, 2008.
(photo/AFP/Getty Images via… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 3:00pm —
Would you like to be perfect tennis player?
Imagine to have :
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 3:00pm —
Have you ever wanted to serve like a Serbian star? Well now you can...or at least read about how to serve like Ana Ivanovic
The New York Times' Play
magazine has a great… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 27, 2008 at 2:48pm —
Heavy rain prevented any early play in the French Open on Tuesday with defending champion Rafael Nadal due to kick off his campaign on the centre court.
The start of play was pushed back one hour to midday, but the forecast was for more rain during the afternoon.
Already several hours were lost due to rain on Monday the second day of the… Continue
Added by Svetlana on May 27, 2008 at 1:00pm —