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Bethanie Mattek-Sands Is Upbeat After Gruesome Injury at Wimbledon

At a rehab session in Manhattan two weeks after she ruptured and dislocated her kneecap in a singles match, Mattek-Sands and her husband displayed some levity. 74 more words


Sporting Highlight of the Week

Many moments from the world of sport could have been picked as my sporting highlight this week but I’ve decided to give it to one in the world of tennis. 35 more words


Roddick, Clijsters among Tennis Hall of Fame inductees

NEWPORT, R.I. — Andy Roddick says jokingly he can now keep Roger Federer from a unanimous selection for the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

As a new inductee, Roddick gets to vote on future candidates. 126 more words


The Young Guns: The Future of Tennis

Roger Federer. Rafael Nadal. Novak Djokovic. Andy Murray. These four tennis superstars, collectively known as the Big Four, have ruled tennis for the past decade, with each of them taking a turn at the top. 935 more words


Former Australian tennis pro Peter Doohan dead at 56

SYDNEY, Australia — Former tennis professional Peter Doohan, whose best-known victory was over Boris Becker at Wimbledon in 1987, has died aged 56, Tennis Australia said in a statement on Saturday. 139 more words


Things You Never Thought Would Happen

I have been around for a while now and I like to relate “how things used to be” to my son. Of course, times have changed and it is amusing to think back about predictions from my youth. 337 more words