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Sharapova goes high-fashion but Pris-sy for Tag Heuer



Maria "Shriek"apova recently shot a new ad campaign for one of her many sponsors, Tag Heuer. The Russian fashionista looks high-fashion working her blunt bangs, of… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 3, 2008 at 1:19pm — 7 Comments

THE LOW DOWN: Federer is solid No. 3 in Rafa's mind



With all of Roger Federer's recent struggles (not decline, I don't think), even Rafael Nadal thinks someone else is the No. 1 player right now: Novak Djokovic. In an… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 3, 2008 at 6:51am — No Comments

Sometimes, it's all in your head

The year was 1997. The place: Citronelle, Alabama. The setting: The annual Valentine's Day tournament, one of the stops on the non-USTA-sanctioned tour throughout Alabama that used to go on (I don't know if those tournaments are still around since I haven't lived in Bama since then). Somehow, I had scraped my way to the finals of the "A" bracket, and my opponent was none other than my doubles partner, with whom I had already clinched a berth in the finals with earlier in the day.…



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Added by Van Sias on April 2, 2008 at 9:55pm — No Comments

FASHION FIX: The Spring Court sneaker makes a comeback

The Spring Court tennis sneaker is on the rise again. Born in 1936, the sneaker was originally worn by Frenchie tennis ballers back in the day but crossed over into pop culture consciousness when John Lennon rocked a white pair with a suit on the cover of the… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 2, 2008 at 4:26pm — No Comments

A-Rod buys Manhattan pad for $1.19 million



Now that Brooklyn Decker is making an honest baller out of Andy Roddick, they'll have to have a proper home together,… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 2, 2008 at 2:25pm — 3 Comments

SIGHTING: Common spotted in Miami, Serena spotted on TV show



Serena Williams and Common's "relationship" must be heating up. The rapper was spotted taking in… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 2, 2008 at 9:42am — No Comments

Payback time?

Here's my thoughts on what can only be called the match-up of the tournament so far, James Blake vs. Rafael Nadal. I want to get a post up before it kicks off, so in case it goes like I'm expecting, I can look super-smart! : ) :



Rafael Nadal (2) vs. James Blake (9):… Continue

Added by Van Sias on April 2, 2008 at 8:30am — No Comments

PHOTO OP: Nole served a bang-er sandwich at Miami player party



C'mon Nole + Maria - how are you going to stop those pesky romance rumors from spreading if you keep "bumping" into each other when you least expect it (well, more likely here at the… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 1, 2008 at 6:03pm — No Comments

MY Injury

My tennis game is currently on hiatus. I pretty much destroyed my ankle last week, and I'll be out for at least a few weeks. I'm sad. Just as I was starting to get pretty good at tennis, and really good at basketball (even with my lack of height) I go and make a retarded move in a retarded game of crunch against some nice guys, but guys I probably shouldn't be playing ball with. I think I've gotten to the point athletically in both sports that I should only seriously engage in competition with… Continue

Added by Andres Dominguez on April 1, 2008 at 3:05pm — 2 Comments

Youzhny entertains Miami crowd with racquet self-abuse, and even draws blood!



Thanks to DtL! reader Erin for alerting me to this video that ran on CNN's Morning Express featuring Mikhail… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 1, 2008 at 10:30am — No Comments

SIGHTING: Brooklyn supports Andy, shows off engagement rock

For the ladies: Here's a look at the ring Andy Roddick gave fiancee Brooklyn Decker after… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 1, 2008 at 9:19am — No Comments

FASHION FIX: Minar falls in Miami, works TTK style



Ivo Minar took on the newly engaged Andy Roddick last night at the Sony Ericsson Open but… Continue

Added by tennis baller on April 1, 2008 at 8:33am — No Comments

Quote of the Day: Serena on age

Yeah, you know, I was like 14 or 13, whatever. It might have been five. It might have been five years ago.

- Serena Williams on watching Gabriella…
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Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 2:50pm — 2 Comments

FASHION FIX: It's a pastel party at the Sony Ericsson Open



The lady ballers are having a pastel party in Miami right now after being hit with yellow fever earlier in the year. Serena Williams in… Continue

Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 2:08pm — 3 Comments

FASHION FIX: Azarenka falls apart in Miami, but outfit saves the day



In due time: Up-and-comer Victoria Azarenka is making moves and showing she's a baller to watch. The Belarusian nearly knocked out… Continue

Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 1:27pm — No Comments

The most important tournament of his career?



There's been a lot of talk lately about the "slump" or "downward spiral" or however you want to describe it of Roger Federer. And make no mistake about it, there is something going on. The bad thing about this is that the timing couldn't be worse.



Every day, it seems, there are more young players nipping… Continue

Added by Van Sias on March 31, 2008 at 12:30pm — No Comments

BREAKING: Andy Roddick to marry Brooklyn Decker



It's official: Andy Roddick is marrying Brooklyn Decker! I had written… Continue

Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 9:52am — 2 Comments

Jelena dress design revealed, but fashion friends are questionable!



Some have rightfully mocked this seriously f-ugly dress worn by Jelena Jankovic at the… Continue

Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 9:25am — No Comments

Rafa as tennis commissioner, takes on doubles rules



Rafael Nadal has been blogging from Miami for TENNIS.com is giving insight into his training, practices, and off-court activities. But the Spaniard had a piece of advice for tennis organizer in… Continue

Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 9:21am — 1 Comment

Maria Sharapova + Lebron James join up to fight poverty



Tennis gives back: Basketball fan Maria "Shriek"apova has teamed up with superstar… Continue

Added by tennis baller on March 31, 2008 at 7:41am — 5 Comments

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