Monday, June 25, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Clijsters is Firm on This Her Final Wimbledon
Clijsters won't back down from her vow that this will be her last
Wimbledon, with the four-time major winner determined to give her all in
her final appearance.
Roddick’s Ranking Jumps Due to His Win on Grass
grass-court champion Andy Roddick heads to Wimbledon with extra
confidence after winning the final ATP-WTA tune-up event prior to the
start of the Grand Slam. The three-time Wimbledon finalist was pleased
with his defeat of holder Andreas Seppi of Italy 6-3, 6-2.
lifted his ranking from 33rd to 25th as he starts Wimbledon as the 30th
Wozniacki Changes String Tension
No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is going to great lengths to try and add more
power to her game, lowering her string tension from 25.5 kilograms to 21
kg. That's a pretty radical swing for a pro player, but her new coach,
Thomas Johansson, has seen immediate results.
Federer is Eager to Win His Seventh Wimbledon Title
Federer is primed for the start of Wimbledon as the record-holding
16-time Grand Slam champion begins his campaign for a seventh career
trophy at the grass court major. The holder of the all-time record for
majors could use a boost after winning his last Slam two and a half
years ago at the Australian Open.
after claiming four ATP trophies this season and posting another Roland
Garros semi-final, the 30-year-old Swiss feels his game is exactly where
he wants it to be. "My confidence is very good, I'm not lacking matches,
I'm match fit," he said.
Murray Lashes Back at Recent Charges
fourth seed Andy Murray, again burdened with the national hopes for a
British male champion at the All England Club after a 76 years wait from
Fred Perry’s last triumph, has hit back in an angry manner at his
growing band of critics who railed on him after his injury dramas at the
recent French Open.
not accepting it anymore because it’s not fair,” said the fourth seed
who is bidding to go further than the semi-final stage where he has been
beaten three years in succession. “I think eight pain-killing injections
in your back before the French Open justifies a genuine injury.
Tennis Job of the Day
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota is looking for a head
women’s tennis coach, The contact is 612 624 8000.
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
firstname.lastname@example.org 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..
email@example.com 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.
firstname.lastname@example.org Makes a great prize for Wimbledon events or