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Mar/22

5

Serena Plays Politics

By Scoop Malinowski Serena Williams came out of retirement or semi retirement, or wherever she is now, to make some irresponsible and false statement in a CNN interview. Williams, who last played at the 2021 Italian Open in June (retired at 3-3 to Aliaksandra Sasnovich), told Christine Amanpour that if she did what Alexander Zverev […] Continue to read full article...

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Mar/22

2

Opelka Cites Venus As Major Inspiration

By Scoop Malinowski American top tennis gun Reilly Opelka says one of his biggest inspiration figures is not Federer, Agassi, Nadal or Laver, but Venus Williams. In a recent Inside Tennis interview, the 24 year old American currently ranked no. 17 (best of all American players) expressed high respect for his personal friend Venus. “She’s […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/22

22

A Guide To Betting On Tennis

As technology in betting has improved, we have seen the number of sports available to bet on increase, covering everything from football to eSports in 2022. One of the most popular sports to bet on however remains to be tennis. Wimbledon is of course the sport’s premier attraction, and every year attracts millions of bettors. […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/22

16

Biofile Venus Williams Interview 1997

(Note: This Biofile was done at the WTA Finals at Madison Square Garden where Venus was invited to attend for publicity reasons but was not ranked high enough to compete yet.) By Scoop Malinowski Status: Currently ranked 467. Has won Wimbledon five times and US Open twice. Also won fourteen Grand Slam doubles titles and […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/22

12

Great Players Most Remembered For Losses

By Scoop Malinowski A strange quirk of tennis is how certain great players are not remembered for their finest triumphs but for an agonizing loss… Alex Corretja won 17 ATP singles titles, two Masters Series titles (Indian Wells, Rome), played in two Roland Garros finals, beat Pete Sampras in Davis Cup on grass but the […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/22

9

Delpo Departs Tennis As Winner

By Scoop Malinowski Juan Martin Del Potro played what most likley was his final ATP match last night at Argentina Open vs. Federico Delbonis. The score was not in his favor but the full house stadium crowd in Buenos Aires was singing to Delpo just like it was one of his finest victories. The mightiest […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/22

4

Reilly Opelka: The media is awful in our sport

By Scoop Malinowski American tennis champion Reilly Opelka obliterated the tennis media in what may be the most scathing rebuke in history by a professional athlete. Opelka said last year at the US Open the “tennis media is the worst” and then was recently requested by Bill Simons for an interview about that statement for […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/22

18

Raducanu Roars To AO Victory

By Scoop Malinowski Emma Raducanu stepped on the court last night for her first round match with Sloane Stephens with an urgency bordering on desperation. The US Open wonder girl has been a mediocre sub .500 player since her magical ten match, twenty set win streak at Flushing Meadows which earned her a Grand Slam […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/22

11

Is Emma Burned Out At 19?

By Scoop Malinowski Emma Raducanu pulled off possibly the greatest miracle in tennis history when she won the 2021 US Open as virtual unknown 18-year old ranked outside the top 100, beating Shelby Rogers, Olympic gold medalist Belinda Bencic, Stefanie Voegele, Shuai Zhang, Sara Sorribes Tormo, Maria Sakkari, and Leylah Fernandez in the final, as […] Continue to read full article...

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Dec/21

14

Looking At The Future Of Tennis

Looking at the future of tennis At the time of the US Open most people were focusing on the players who were not going to be present rather than the ones who were actually competing at the final Grand Slam of the year.  Before the tournament took place the absence of such players as Serena […] Continue to read full article...

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