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TAG: Grand Slam

Apr/24

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Biofile Thanasi Kokkinakis Interview

By Scoop Malinowski Status: ATP No. 106. Winner of one ATP singles titles and 2023 Australian Open doubles title. Member of Australian Davis Cup team. Career best ranking was 65 in Nov. 2023. Ht: 6-4 Wt: 190 DOB: April 10, 1996 In: Adelaide, Australia First Memory Of Tennis: Is wearing my basketball uniform and following […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/24

14

Don Budge’s Friendship With Artist

 Don Budge oil painting in the museum by James Gwynne. By Scoop Malinowski Two weeks ago I discovered an astounding fact which then led to a series of insights into tennis history. Lunch with a childhood friend Drew Murray at his law office revealed that one of our neighbors back in the 1970s, the father […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/24

7

Found a 70s vintage Rod Laver polo shirt, never worn, original tags

Shocking find at the Roser Church Thrift Store on Anna Maria Island in Florida… an original, mint condition, never-worn Rod Laver brand blue collared polo with original tags. Somebody apparently bought it and never wore it and recently donated it to the store. It’s medium but just a little too small for me unfortunately. Don’t […] Continue to read full article...

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There’s a rhythmic dance that exists on the tennis court – the back and forth of a fluorescent yellow ball, the swift footwork, and the sharp, decisive swings. Tennis, one of the world’s most beloved sports, captivates audiences not just for its competitiveness but for its rich history and the stories it tells. With the […] Continue to read full article...

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Jul/23

9

Tennis Media Whistleblower Speaks Out!

The state of the tennis media is at an all time rock bottom low now. From being called “the worst and awful” by a champion player (Reilly Opelka), to several reporters asking Grand Slam press conference questions and not even knowing if the player had won or lost, to one idiot pervert reporter even asking […] Continue to read full article...

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Mar/23

2

Tennis 101: A Guide On The Four Grand Slams

There’s no doubt that the four Grand Slams are some of the most prestigious sporting events in the world. However, for casual fans, it can be a confusing and overwhelming topic. This guide will help break down each event so that you can easily follow along and understand what’s going on next time one comes […] Continue to read full article...

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Dec/22

18

Academy Award Winner Played US Open

By Scoop Malinowski You learn something new every day and today I learned an interesting fact. There was an Academy Award-winning actress who was such a good tennis player that she competed in a main draw of a Grand Slam. The star and title role of the 1940 film “Kitty Foyle” – Ginger Rogers – […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/22

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Biofile Yibing Wu Interview

By Scoop Malinowski Status: ATP no. 58 won the Dallas Open today vs John Isner, 67 76 76 to become first Chinese player to win an ATP title. Ht: 6-0 Wt: 176 DOB: October 14, 1999 In: Hangzhou, China First Tennis Memory: I started tennis with losing weight when I was five-six years old. So […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

22

Could Rafael Nadal Win a Grand Slam in 2022?

Rafael Nadal has already won the Australian Open and the French Open. Could the Spaniard complete the set and claim a Grand Slam in 2022? Read on to find out … Is this the Year for Rafa Nadal? Rafael Nadal has now won the Australian Open and the French Open men’s singles titles this year. […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/22

28

The Raging Bullshitter

By Scoop Malinowski The Raging Bull is renowned and beloved the world over for his extraordinary fighting spirit and iron will to win. He competes for every ball, every point as if his career and life are at stake. But image is everything and this world champion also wants it both ways – he wants […] Continue to read full article...

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