TENNIS – As the second round of Copenhagen’s eBoks Open comes to an end and the four quarterfinalists are now known, it is time for a quick recap of what happened today at Farum Arena, both on and off Center Court. From Copenhagen, Cécile Verin follows up on her first report on Caro-Land, and even throws in a weather report for good measure.
TENNIS- The Draw for the World Cup Play-off matches- scheduled from 14th to 16th September- took place in London yesterday. The World Group Playoffs are made up of the eight losing teams from the World Group first round and the eight winning nations from last weekend’s Group 1 second round matches. With Germany-Australia on the cards, it’s going to be an exciting ride... By Diego Sampaolo
TENNIS - The legendary tennis coach has done it again. Not content with the talent his academy throws at the ATP and WTA circuits, Nick Bollettieri is now organizing a tournament for undiscovered 11-under, 13-under and 15-under talents which might have slipped under the radar. The prize: a free week's training at the academy itself... by Charles Bricker
TENNIS – John Isner is set to begin action in Houston at the US Men’s Clay Court Championships on Thursday evening, when he plays Horacio Zeballos of Argentina. The American is looking to build on his success so far this season, and spoke with the media Tuesday about his chances in Houston, his recent success in Davis Cup play, and his goals for the future. The secret? Just add pressure. By Daniel Anderson
TENNIS - France's defeat to the United States in the Davis Cup quarterfinals in Monaco marked the end of Guy Forget's series of 14 Davis Cup campaigns as French captain. With the player’s preferences and the FFT’s priorities often conflicting, his succession is doubtless a touchy and political issue. Cécile Verin reviews the candidates who have come forward so far.
TENNIS - Copenhagen is hosting the third e-Boks Open, and can boast local star Caroline Wozniacki as its poster girl. One things is certain: you would never notice that Wozniacki had lost the N°1 spot in the WTA rankings, as she is virtually omnipresent here on posters, TV and newspapers. From Copenhagen,Cécile Verin reveals all about Caro-Mania...
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