Tuesday, June 19, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Boodles Begins Today
of Play for today, Tuesday the 19th
Tipsarevic v Stanislas Wawrinka
Gilles Simon v Alexandr Dolgopolov
Fernando Verdasco v Ernests Gulbis
Requests Olympic Wild Card for Cornet
French Tennis Federation has named Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Gilles Simon,
Gael Monfils and Richard Gasquet as its singles players for the
Olympics. No women made the cut as the FFT did not nominate top -10
player Marion Bartoli, who has refused to play Fed Cup for the nation.
However, the FFT has requested a wildcard for Alize Cornet, who on
Sunday won her second career tour title at Bad Gastein.
London Police Called In to Probe Nalbandian Incident
police are probing the circumstances of David Nalbandian's angry kick
which inadvertently injured a linesman on the shin during the weekend'
Queen's club final, British media reported on Monday.
Renews Partnership With Murray
Butorac approaches the 2012 Wimbledon with the hope that British star
Jamie Murray and he can rekindle the magic of 2007 when they took the
ATP doubles world by storm. It was a great run that catapulted two
unproven pros into the international spotlight. They won three titles;
Memphis, Nottingham and San Jose and were finalists in Los Angeles.
Tennis’ MacKay Passes Away at 76
MacKay, everybody’s favorite TV commentator, tournament promoter, tour
player and college tennis champion passed away over the week end in San
Francisco said to be due to a longtime illness.
Jones/Winters Honored In Halle
the annual Press Dinner held during the Gerry Weber Open, in Halle,
Germany, Cheryl Jones and Mark Winters, both from Los Angeles,
California, received the International Tennis Writers Award.
was the first time American journalists have been saluted at the
tournament that is celebrating its 20th Anniversary. Jones
and Winters have distinguished themselves providing thoughtful and
incisive stories from tennis events around the world for some time.
Tennis Job of the Day
Junior Tennis Champions Center (“JTCC”) in College Park, Maryland, is
seeking an ambitious and hardworking individual with a passion for
tennis interested in management, marketing, and program administration.
The position will provide the opportunity to work on a variety of
projects, gain exposure to numerous facets of the tennis industry, and
impact the day-to-day productivity of the organization.
They are calling the job Management Associate, they could call it “Dream
Job” for it calls on learning and being involved in marketing,
management and administration. Perhaps they should call it “Hot Job.” It
calls for exciting duties in a hot tennis academy, in a hot part of the
country, working with hot tennis people who are bringing about hot
If this sounds exciting, contact
firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Larson’s Tennis Jobs publishes a weekly list of available tennis jobs
throughout the US market. For a free sample of the current list, just
email@example.com and say you want a free sample.
Collection of Tennis Images For Sale
professional tennis photographer has been shooting for almost 40 years
at all the major and minor tennis tournaments for the wires systems,
daily newspapers, magazines and advertising agencies. He has been to
venues all over the world and has compiled tennis images (archives) of
all the professionals and some juniors. The images have all been
preserved in a temperature-controlled environment and are color
positives (slides), color and black & white negatives and contact
sheets, as well as digital. There are in excess of 400,000 images and
they are for sale. Seller will transfer copyright and will give total
usage to the purchaser. Lists available with players, tournaments,
dates, etc. For more information please contact 954-448-4999.
Investor Wants to Buy a Club in The Great Boston Area
Investor is interested in purchasing a tennis club in the The Great
Boston Area or a part of equity. Long-term leasing with the buy-out
option would be considered..
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617 480 2971.
Vermont Club for Sale
club for sale in Southern Vermont. A 2-indoor, 2-outdoor court facility
ideal for tennis professional husband/wife team. Recent renovations
include: New lighting system for indoor courts, new fitness facility,
lounge and locker rooms. Call or e-mail Bob Cofer at (860)482-9424 or
Wimbledon Four-Ball Cans for Sale
limited number of unused Slazenger Wimbledon Ultra Vis tennis balls are
Cans are priced at $17.50 each, plus $2.00 for shipping. Four cans are
$60.00 plus postage. Delivery in USA only.
email@example.com Makes a great prize for Wimbledon events or