Monday, October 8, 2012
DAILY TENNIS NEWS - BRIEFS
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Surprised To Get a Death Threat
Federer is determined the death threat he was issued in the build up to
the Shanghai Rolex Masters will not affect his determination to end 2012
as the world’s no.1 ranked male player for the sixth time in his career.
“Obviously it's been a different type of
preparation and it's a little bit of a distraction - there's no doubt
about it. You have to be aware of what's happening around about you but
that is the case anywhere today with my fame and all that stuff. But
it's been fine. I'm happy I'm here and I feel I'll have a good
preparation to start on Wednesday or Thursday.”
Li Earns Final
Singles Place At Istanbul
WTA announced that China's Li Na has secured the eighth and final
singles place at this year’s TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships, which
will be staged at the Sinan Erdem Arena in Istanbul, Turkey.
IMG To Hold
Big Tournament To Award A Wildcard To Another Tournament
2012 IMG Academy Futures Wildcard Tournament is being held Nov. 3-5. The
winner of the event earns a wildcard into the main draw of the 2012 IMG
Academy $10,000 Futures – a USTA Pro Circuit Event, to be held Nov.
13-18. The finalist will also earn a spot into the qualifying draw,
Zhang Ze Would Like To Be China's Male Li Na
Zhang Ze may never win a Grand Slam like his countrywoman Li Na did, but
given that mainland China has never produced a top-50 male player, the
22-year-old's run to the Beijing quarterfinals was something to get
Zhang made history when he became the first Chinese
man ever to beat a top-20 player when he upset No. 14, Richard Gasquet.
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