Even though he says clay is not his favorite surface, I think his game is perfectly suited to it. I think he can win the tournament. Continue
- Paul-Henri Mathieu on Novak Djokovic's…
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Color me impressed (and a few other things) by Robby Ginepri
A fave member of the shirtless brigade
" as he's affectionately known to his many… Continue
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is raising more than eyebrows at this French Open
The 29-year old baller, playing in her 12th Roland Garros
, equaled her best showing reaching… Continue
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12 Serbian players
were at the beginning of Roland Garros this year.
Now we have 10 of them still in the competition and 5 of them who already reached quarters!… Continue
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Two men protect themselves from the rain at Roland Garros - we have to admit, not so bad idea!!
(photo/PIERRE VERDY/AFP/Getty Images via Yahoo… Continue
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Rafael Nadal keeps getting better at Roland Garros.
The world's second-ranked player turned in one of his most efficient matches at the French Open on Sunday, beating No. 22 Fernando Verdasco 6-1, 6-0, 6-2.
"I wish all my matches were like this one," Nadal said. "Here we don't want to have mercy for… Continue
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Can world number three Jelena Jankovic count to 10 in French? Let's find… Continue
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Fernando Verdasco tells us how much he enjoys being in… Continue
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Ana Ivanovic moved a step closer to winning a first Grand Slam title and by brushing aside Petra Cetkovska in a fourth round mismatch at Roland Garros.
The 20-year-old second seed won 6-0, 6-0 in just 54 minutes to underline her potential winner status.
In four straight sets wins so far, Ana has… Continue
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Janko Tipsarevic (Janko Tipsarević) (Serbian Cyrillic: Јанко Типсаревић, born on June 22, 1984 in Belgrade) is a Serbian tennis player. His career high was #33, achieved on May 12, 2008.
In his career, he has won two Futures and nine tournaments from ATP Challenger Series. Tipsarevic has also won the 2001 Australian Open junior title. He is currently ranked No. 33 player… Continue
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I love tattoos (I have 5!) and I just couldn't and not to mention it here. I found several , but my favorite one is Alona Bondarenko's back tattoo. It looks really good on her!
Probably the most tattooed guy is Janko Tipsarevic. He has several of them.…
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"Ivanovic will match her Rolex watch with her adidas shoes and clothing, while she's driving her Verano Motors' Peugeot with her Yonex racquet in the back seat, and simultaneously with all that she'll be taking Juice PLUS+."
Whew...that's a lot of sponsors...
Ivanovic will be the only female tennis player to serve as an ambassador for Rolex.
More products of the pros… Continue
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100%, cool color and cropped at the bottom and on the sleeves. But what we really liked was the faded layout of Stade Roland Garros. This is a fun shirt.
Visit the French Open Store
or at the French Open section
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Top-ranked Roger Federer was an easy third- round winner on Saturday, while fifth-seeded Spaniard David Ferrer went the distance to avoid an upset against former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt, and world No. 4 Russian Nikolay Davydenko was a stunning loser at the 2008 French Open.
Federer outplayed close friend… Continue
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In an incredible effort by the host country, France
can boast five players
in the round of 16 at Roland Garros
going one better than Spain who sit at four.…
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Maria Sharapova - full grace of Maria and Tiffany's-customized Nike tennis dress - "Paris dress"
(photo/Matthew Stockman/Getty Images via… Continue
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Ana's agent Gavin Versi confirmed that Ana has signed with Rolex. The Geneva-based watch company will use her in advertising, like it has with other tennis icons Roger Federer and Andy Roddick.
Ivanovic, who will be the only female tennis player to serve as an ambassador for Rolex, is flattered to be interesting to such a reputable brand.
"I'm very happy… Continue
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New hot tennis couple are Gael Monfils and Dominka Ciulkova!
Since the love began in Miami they are inseparable.
Currently they enjoy spring romance in Paris. Geal was spotted in Cibulkova's box during yesterday's match Cibulkova vs Jankovic and they also play mixed doubles at the French Open.
And according to Slovakian press Geal… Continue
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A heavily taped Jelena Jankovic stayed on course for a first grand slam title when she completed a 7-5 6-3 victory over Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova in the third round of the French Open on Saturday. She had won the opening set on Friday evening and led 4-2 in the second when play was called due to bad light.
When the players returned to Court One at… Continue
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