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Federer Is Being Recruited For Permanent Davis Cup Duty

Roger Federer is keeping his own counsel as usual on any Davis Cup plans as Switzerland tries to return to the World Group with a September promotion tie at home against Ecuador. While facing the tennis minnows might even preclude the need for world No. 3 on court, nothing can be assumed - from either the champion Swiss or the twists and turns of the Davis Cup.


Modest Nadal Does Not Consider Himself The Favorite In Monte Carlo

Rafael Nadal says he can't label himself the favorite for a ninth straight title at the Monte Carlo Masters, with the competition consistently fierce on court as the pre-Roland Garros season begins for real.




Srichaphan Is Aiming For A Career In Golf

Top flight tennis and golf has had more than its share of links in recent years with romantic liaisons involving Caroline Wozniacki, Ana Ivanovic, Daniela Hantuchova and of course Chris Evert. But former top-10 tennis player Paradorn Srichaphan is now hopeful of making a professional transition from the show courts to the golf course as he prepares to make his mark on Southeast Asia's ASEAN PGA Tour.



There Is A Ray Of Hope For Pakistan In Davis Cup Decision

The efforts of Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi in appealing against the International Tennis Federation’s (ITF) decision to award the recent Davis Cup Asia/Oceania tie to New Zealand because the playing surface was viewed dangerous, have been initially successful and the petition would be submitted before the Board of Directors next month.


Hantuchova, Radwanska, Voskoboeva, Goncalves win Fed Cup Heart Awards

The ITF has announced the first four winners of the 2013 Fed Cup Heart Award. Slovak Republic’s Daniela Hantuchova claims her second career Heart Award for her performance in the World Group and World Group II first round category, while the Zone Group I winners are Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska, Kazakhstan’s Galina Voskoboeva  and Brazil’s Paula Cristina Goncalves. The Fed Cup by BNP Paribas ties took place in February.


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Notice Inviting Proposals


The City of Coronado, California, is requesting proposals from qualified individuals or companies to provide retail tennis merchandise concessionaire services at the reconstructed Tennis Center.

Proposals may be obtained at the Coronado Community Center, 1845 Strand Way, Coronado, CA  92118, by emailing,, on the City of Coronado’s website,, or by calling (619) 522-2451.


Tennis Club For Sale

“This is your chance to own a premier tennis, fitness and swim club located in Augusta, Georgia.  The club is situated on six acres (fee simple ownership), heavily wooded and beautifully landscaped with palm trees, mature pines and oaks and other landscape plants, and is located on a tributary known throughout the world, the famous Raes Creek which runs through the club and then Augusta National Golf Club, just four miles downstream.  The club features 13 championship courts all of which are fully lighted for night play.  The courts include two Red Clay courts, five “Har-Tru” clay courts and six US Open style hard courts (with stands and bleachers set up for professional tournament viewing).  The club also has a junior Olympic-size swimming pool, and a separate large family pool viewable from the clubhouse which is shaped like a tennis racquet.  The huge 8,000 square foot clubhouse (completed in 2005) includes a potential fully-equipped restaurant and/or sports bar facility, locker rooms with nice wood lockers, office space, a spacious pro shop, and complete nautilus and cardio theatre fitness center.  Serious potential purchasers please request details by email at or call Richard at 706-231-1353.”


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