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5 of the Most Shocking Retirements in Tennis

Maria Sharapova recently announces her retirement from tennis. And she made it clear: she’s retiring, not quitting. Tennis fans and even sceptics quite expect this retirement announcement. These five names, however, took the tennis world by surprise with their shocking – almost controversial – way of announcing retirement and the ...
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6 Oldest Tennis Players While Still Active

Tennis players start young—as young as six years old. Some players, however, chose to play while they can. Did you know that the oldest tennis player is aged 71 years old? She is Gail Falkenberg, who still plays at lower level pro tennis matches. It looks like Roger Federer is ...
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How Tennis Has Changed Over the Years

If you are wondering how tennis has evolved the years, the most straightforward idea is: with wide variations in tennis, no one player is dominating the sport. Sure, tennis fans indulge in the prowess and experts of the super trio, namely Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic. However, this ...
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Racquet Smashing: Why Tennis Players Do Such Craziness

Big ego. A fit of rage. Public display of violence. These are just some of the phrases to characterise racquet smashing in tennis. No one is indispensable when it comes such display of aggressiveness. Even the most polite tennis players ~ looking at you, Roger Federer ~ had their fair ...
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Ivanisevic, Martinez Elected to the International Tennis HOF

Being inducted in the Hall of Fame is the highest honour for any tennis player in the world. It sums up the achievements of the player throughout his or her playing career. Also, it recognizes the player’s transformative contributions to the sport of tennis. As of 2019, there are 257 ...
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Tennis Player Diet: What the Superstars Eat

Have you wondered what the tennis players eat? They need to maintain their physical and mental health. And the stamina, agility, and drive they demonstrate on the court must be fueled by decidedly specific (or special) diet. One that allows the likes of Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and ...
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Serena Williams Wins The Auckland Classic After 3 Years Without Any Title

Serena Williams is the latest among the series of tennis superstars who give to the Australian bushfires relief effort. That’s after winning the Auckland Classic on Sunday, January 12. She had a two-set (6-3, 6-4) victory against the unseeded Jessica Pegula. Pegula has one title under her name. Williams donated ...
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Australia Bushfire Appeal: When Tennis Stars Come Together

To kickoff tennis this 2020, the Australian Open is scheduled to begin on January 20 in Melbourne Park. If not for the widespread bushfires in Australia that are currently raging the southeast, devastating homes, livelihood, forests, and wildlife. Other than the concerns on the safety of the organizers, officials, players, ...
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3 Tennis Legends and Their Charitable Endeavours

Heroes get remembered, but legends never die. This rings true for these tennis legends: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and of course, Novak Djokovic. All of them exemplify how a true legend should continue to positively affect the people especially their home country. They earn millions of dollars and put them ...
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