Thursday, June 21, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Judge Kelleher dies at 99
Robert Kelleher, former president of the USLTA (now the USTA), passed
away in Los Angeles.
Photo courtesy of International Tennis Hall of Fame
Queenís Linesman Files Charges Against Nalbandian
Queen's club linesman whose shin was accidentally cut when irate David
Nalbandian lashed out with a kick at an advertising board has apparently
raised the stakes in the unfortunate incident by filing charges against
the 2002 Wimbledon finalist.
British Teenage Star Lives Close To The Championships
teenager Laura Robson admits she enjoys her home comforts during the
Wimbledon fortnight, with the 2008 junior champion confessing that
heading home after a day at the courts is one of her small pleasures.
more relaxing going home in the evening, I think. I completely switch
off," said the No. 111 who went out in the second round last year after
a pair of first-round defeats following her junior triumph.
McEnroe Advises Murray to Temper His Temper
McEnroe has some unsolicited advice on controlling temper tantrums to
give to Andy Murray on the eve of Wimbledon: don't let your temper spoil
can be a positive force - but only when combined with control," the
53-year-old McEnroe said in a British radio interview. "Athletes should
be straightforward. If you use that anger in a positive way, where you
get yourself to try harder or dig deeper, it can be a good thing."
Names 2012 U.S. Paralympic Wheelchair Tennis Teams
USTA and U.S. National Wheelchair Tennis Team Coach Dan James today
announced the nine players who will represent the United States in the
2012 Paralympic Games in London, England September 1-8.
menís team will be led by Stephen Welch (Southlake, Texas), Jon Rydberg
(Oakdale, Minn.), Steve Baldwin (San Diego, Calif.), and Noah Yablong
(Tucson, Ariz.). The womenís team
will feature Emmy Kaiser (Ft. Mitchell, Ky.),
and Mackenzie Soldan (Louisville, Ky.).
The quad team, led by David Wagner (San Diego, Calif.), and Nick Taylor
(Wichita, Kan.), and Paralympian Bryan Barten (Tucson, Ariz.).
Tennis Job of the Day
North Miami Beach Tennis Center, North Miami Beach, Florida, is looking
for a teaching pro. Contact is 305 919 0839.
Larsonís Tennis Jobs publishes a weekly list of available tennis jobs
throughout the US market. For a free sample of the current list, just
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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