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Go! Serena go!

Go! Serena go!

Smash! Whack!

Grand slam your way into the history books;

while some concern themselves with your hair,

your strength and your looks. 132 more words

India's women athletes box, shoot, wrestle for recognition

NEW DELHI: For India’s female badminton champion Saina Nehwal, newly crowned world number one, it’s been a tough climb to the top in a patriarchal country that has long neglected women athletes. 36 more words


Just Be Who You Are

Today, I was (again) asked to identify myself. “Who am I speaking to?” the voice on the other end of the phone asked.

Great question! Who were they speaking to?   425 more words

Never Giving Up = Jimmy Connors

The topic of never giving up cannot be broached without mentioning tennis legend Jimmy Connors. The name is synonymous with

determination, drive and to quote ESPN Larry Schwartz,  “an indomitable spirit.”   He’s had more comebacks than most, and with good reason: he never gave up.  142 more words


Tennis fans Ricky, Eva celebrate U.S. Open champ Serena Williams

Tennis powerhouse Serena Williams has proven herself as one of the sport’s reigning legends as she earned the title of U.S. Open women’s champion on Sunday. 241 more words