Thursday, July 19, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Fish Skips Olympics With No Regrets
will be absolutely no Olympic regrets for recovered American Mardy Fish
as he stays on his side of the Atlantic to play on hardcourts and miss
the London Olympics.
lucky enough to do well in the Olympics when I played in 2004 and win
the silver medal, so Iíve got a medal and Iíve got the memories from
that," said the 29-year-old who has grappled with an accelerated
heartbeat problem - now solved - over the past half-year.
Petkovic Forced to Withdraw From the Olympics
London Olympic dream has died for Andrea Petkovic, with the unlucky
German announcing that she will not be fit enough to play in the tennis
event which begins a week from Saturday. "Really sorry to announce that
I will not be competing at the Olympic Games," she said on her Twitter
feed. "I'm heartbroken and sad as can be but I'm just not ready yet."
Draw for Olympic Tennis Event to be held on Thursday,
ITF announced that the draw for the 2012 Olympic Tennis Event will be
held at the All England Club, Wimbledon on Thursday 26 July at 11:00 in
the Debenture Holders Lounge. Seeds for the draw will be based on the
latest ATP and WTA world rankings of Monday July 23. Any accredited
media for the London 2012 Olympics are able to attend the draw.
Washington, D.C. to Offer New Features From New Sponsor
class tennis wonít be the only thing for fans to enjoy at this yearís
Citi Open in Washington, D.C., running from July 28 to August 5 in Rock
Creek Park. While the worldís best ATP and WTA players compete for more
than $1.8 million in player compensation on the court, tournament
sponsors and organizers have created an enhanced fan experience off the
court through special events and interactive fan promotions.
Tennis Job of the Day
Midtown Athletic Club, Palatine, Illinois is seeking a pro. Call 847 991
Larsonís 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