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Former President of the United States Donald Trump is a major tennis enthusiast and buff. His attraction to tennis was not only as a player and serious observer but it also included an adventure to pursue a romance with a famous WTA beauty known for her Grand Slam champion talent and striking physical appearance. Like […] Continue to read full article...

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Oct/21

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Zane Khan Progress Report

The latest news and info about American Zane Khan, the 19 year old ATP world no. 405, who won two rounds at US Open qualies and barely lost the third to Donskoy in a three set marathon, from coach Christopher Begg… By Christopher Begg New York and Injury It has been almost four months now […] Continue to read full article...

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Oct/21

21

Biofile Kathy Horvath Interview

By Scoop Malinowski Status: Former WTA player from 1981-1989 won six singles and three doubles titles and achieved a career high ranking of no. 10 in 1984. Youngest player to win a US Open match at fourteen years and five days, a record that still stands. DOB: August 25, 1965 In: Chicago, IL First Tennis […] Continue to read full article...

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The comeback of former world no. 1 Kim Clijsters has been an unmitigated disaster. The lastest flop by the Belgian happened yesterday in Chicago. With another wildcard gift, the 38 year old powered her way to a 3-love lead on Su Wei Hsieh but then lost seven games in a row. Clijsters found her groove […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/21

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Emma Drops Richardson, Looking For New Coach

US Open champion Emma Raducanu has decided she will need a more experienced WTA Tour level coach to help her navigate her professional career as an 18 year old Grand Slam champion. Raducanu achieved sudden and shocking fortune in just her second Grand Slam main draw appearance earlier this month when she captured the US […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/21

16

Brooksby Run At US Open Sparks Uomo Sport Sales

Jenson Brooksby established himself as a rising young force in the ATP with his US Open run to the third round, life and death four-set thriller with Novak Djokovic on Ashe Stadium. Brooksby, the 20 year old American, blasted through Mikael Ymer, Taylor Fritz and Aslan Karatsev in the first three rounds, and stunned the […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/21

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Still Going Strong After 11 Years

This site was created in early 2010 by myself and three other tennis reporters after promises and plans at another tennis site start up fell apart because of dishonesty. www.Tennis-prose went live on April 29, 2010. My first post was about the Joy of Tennis. Now I’m the only one left running the show and […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/21

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The Novak Djokovic Jack Dempsey Parallel

The similarities and parallels of tennis and boxing have been discussed often. Here’s another angle which connects Novak Djokovic to former Heavyweight Champion of the world Jack Dempsey. Jack Dempsey, the former World Heavyweight Champion who won the title by knocking out Jess Willard in Toledo, Ohio in 1919, did not have a totally positive […] Continue to read full article...

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Daniil Medvedev played the greatest tennis match today in the history of the sport, a masterpiece performance to defy Novak Djokovic from a record breaking 21st Grand Slam and the calendar year Grand Slam fourth major of the year. The score was 64 64 64 but it seemed more dominant than that. It was not […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/21

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Emma Edges Leylah To Win US Open

Maybe the most unlikely US Open final in history did not disappoint and in fact it delivered an unforgettable classic duel between two previously undistinguished teenagers, one ranked in the 70s, the other around 150. Emma Raducanu was a little better in all aspects and prevailed with a hard fought 64 63 triumph, her first […] Continue to read full article...

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