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Steffi vs. Monica, part II?

The intense tennis spectating at Birmingham and Eastbourne tournaments is over.  I am at home checking the brand new Wimbledon draw. I will watch Wimbledon at home with my computer, but before that I want to write down something I don´t think anyone has written down before. 321 more words

Forty Years After Arthur Ashe's Milestone Win at Wimbledon, Serena Williams Looks to Add to Her Legacy

By Chris Murray

For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun

PHILADELPHIA—This year’s Wimbledon Championships will spotlight the both the 40th anniversary of a significant milestone in the tournament’s history and a player’s attempt to achieve a rare feat in the history of tennis. 711 more words

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The single reason Serena Williams won't win the Grand Slam

Serena Williams is the greatest female tennis player in history. She’s the most dominant female athlete of her generation. She may be the most dominant athlete (full stop) of her generation. 622 more words

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#LoveSerenaHateRacism A Discourse On Western Attitudes Towards Serena Williams

It was a tough crowd out there … the story of my life. ~ Serena Williams

I once said that I am the most underestimated Grand Slam winner. 5,101 more words

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Arantxa Sánchez Vicario On This Day in Sports

43-year old former tennis star Arantxa Sánchez Vicario would probably wake up with not so fond memories of this day, which she features in prominently in the history of sports. 190 more words

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Dejen que el tenis hable (parte 1)

Personalmente disfruto ver cómo a lo largo de la historia blogs, revistas, público en general deben cerrar el pico luego de haber dicho tanta palabra carente de valor objetivo y por el contrario viene cargada de amarillismo, pesimismo y muchas veces de un fanatismo enfermo y venenoso. 50 more words

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Kerber on her time with Steffi Graf: "She got rid of my doubts."

Original source:  Welt am Sonntag, page 28, by Lutz Woeckener

Nutella or apple sauce? When it comes to toppings Angelique Kerber isn’t quite sure yet. Like in past years she will decide on short notice. 1,083 more words

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