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US Open Approved for $500M Expansion

The U.S. Tennis Association bought the support of many outraged park advocates with a $10 million donation to Queens’ flagship park - enough to grease the wheels for a nearly unanimous approval of its expansion plan by the City Council Wednesday.

The 47-1…

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Added by Mark / The Mayor on July 25, 2013 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

a few vital stats from todays mens final at the US OPEn in infographic form

Let me know what you think of my quick infographic here.

Added by patrick m on September 13, 2011 at 2:22am — 2 Comments

The 2011 US OPEN racket stringers are already hard at work.

The US OPEN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS will officially get underway Monday Aug 29th with first round action but the qualifying rounds are happening now.  The behind the scenes action started already as did the 2011 Wilson STring team.  Saturday was the first day the racquets were strung onsite, nearly 300 frames strung just today.  Although I am not at the open this year, my past experience at the US OPEN will be shared here as will my stringing posts, updates on details of what its like as an…

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Added by patrick m on August 23, 2011 at 1:16am — No Comments

7 US Men into the Main draw of the 2011 US OPen so realistically what are our chances this year?

Well under 10% of the draw at the US OPEN this year will be American players.  Underrepresented for a country with free tennis courts in every city and tennis readily available everywhere.  With 7 US men directly into the draw for the 2011 US OPEN we are looking toward Mardy Fish(no.9) andAndy Roddick(no.10) to make headlines.  Mardy has not won any titles this year but made some… Continue

Added by patrick m on July 22, 2011 at 2:00am — No Comments

Win a trip to the US OPEN

Fantasy tennis is here, the Olympus road to the US OPen is hosting a way to win a trip to the 2012 US OPEN.  You participate by promoting the US OPEN via tweets, facebook etc.  Check it out at http://www.followmetotheusopen.org/.

Added by patrick m on July 15, 2011 at 6:48am — No Comments

US Open increases prize money by one million dollars

Source: This Week in Tennis

US Open prize money has reached record totals with an increase of one million dollars in 2011. The additional prize money makes the total purse, $23.7 million dollars and for the 39th straight year, the United States Tennis Association will offer equal prize money to both men and women. Additionally, the top three men and women finishers in the Olympus US Open Series could earn up to $2.6 million extra…

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Added by WTA Today on July 14, 2011 at 3:41am — No Comments

The road to the US OPEN starts next week.

Here is a simple trivia question:  What is the first tournament that starts the 'Road to the US Open?

Added by patrick m on July 14, 2011 at 1:40am — No Comments

Go to the US OPEN and get paid

Just wanted to post the Job information for a position to the 2011 US OPEN.  Its a great way to make it to this spectacular tournament and get paid!...check out the posting at careersintennis.com.  It might be a long shot but you never know, especially if you already have some experience.

Added by patrick m on June 23, 2011 at 2:42am — 1 Comment

Any Tennis Player Can Earn a Berth into the US Open!

The USTA announced the launch of the US Open National Playoffs, which will expand the footprint of the US Open and provide the opportunity for all players 14 years of age and older to earn a wild card into the 2010 US Open Qualifying Tournament. The US Open National Playoffs begins with 16 sectional qualifying tournaments held throughout the country from April through June. The men’s and women’s champions from each of the sectional qualifying… Continue

Added by Mark / The Mayor on January 26, 2010 at 12:00pm — 3 Comments

US Open Bracket Challenge is Ready for YOU

Sign up for the US Open Bracket Challenge. The bracket has been established and there are some really compelling potential matchups. Have a look at the bracket here, fill it out and see how you do. This is an international competition, fun and free, where different tennis websites battle against each other. Come join in the fun and help represent… Continue

Added by Mark / The Mayor on August 28, 2009 at 9:46am — 4 Comments

Federer to Play 3rd Fiddle...Maybe

Roger Federer.

The ex-King of the tennis world.

The former invincible one.

The man with shots that never existed before.



Roger Federer, (on the brink of being) the #3 player in the world.



Wow.



That just sounds wrong, doesn't it?

But here we have it...Roger doesn't make the finals this week and Andy Murray takes over the #2 spot in the ATP rankings. Andy Murray will instantly hold a better position… Continue

Added by Mark Oskar on May 13, 2009 at 5:39pm — No Comments

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