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Peliwo's bid for an upset at the Rogers Cup falls short

One bad game ended Filip Peliwo’s bid for a dramatic come-from-behind victory in the first round of the Rogers Cup Canadian Open tennis championships Monday at Jarry Park. 614 more words


Polansky returns from injury in style, upsetting Becker in Granby

GRANBY — A wrist injury that required surgery has kept Peter Polansky on the sidelines for most of the year, but the 27-year-old from Richmond Hill, Ont., was in fine form Wednesday as he posted the first major upset in the $100,000 men’s singles event at the National Bank Granby Challenger tennis tournament. 529 more words


Canada's Pospisil sidelined for Davis Cup quarter-final in Belgium

A few hours after an injured Milos Raonic assured reporters that Canada’s Davis Cup hopes were in the capable hands of Vasek Pospisil, Tennis Canada announced that a bruised right wrist has sent Pospisil to the sidelines. 400 more words


Future looks bright for Canadian tennis

MONTREAL — Françoise Abanda was transported back to her roots as she watched dozens of young players hit tennis balls on kid-sized courts in the shadow of Olympic Stadium. 1,012 more words


Nadal pulls out of Toronto tennis tourney

MONTREAL — While excitement is building for next week’s Rogers Cup Canadian Open women’s event in Montreal, the men’s event in Toronto experienced a disappointment Wednesday when defending champion Rafael Nadal withdrew with a right wrist injury. 227 more words


Casablanca R1 previews and picks: Simon vs. Delbonis, Volandri vs. Peliwo

Gilles Simon went through qualifying and will kick off his Casablanca main-draw campaign on Tuesday against Federico Delbonis. Filippo Volandri and Filip Peliwo are also looking for a spot in the second round. 397 more words

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Challenger Tennis Top Ten Players To Watch For 2014: Player #10 Is…

My tenth and final Player to Watch pick for 2014 is bound to confound, surprise and possibly annoy. After all, there are so many worthy candidates, but only one more can be chosen.  1,043 more words

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