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Twizzles and Selfies in Notes and Quotes for Saturday at the BNP Paribas Open
Maria Sharapova who was an NBC Olympic correspondent in Sochi was quizzed on the word "twizzle" after her straight sets win over Julia Goerges.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Sister Act Olivia and Alexis Peet
Looking to follow in the footsteps of Wimbledon sisters Venus and Serena Williams, two siblings from Bury have once again been included on the Lawn Tennis Association's Aegon FutureStars programme, which recognises and supports some of the best juniors in the country.
Men's Slams 'should be three sets'
The Russian, 26, told BBC Sport it would not only make the men's game more appealing, but could lengthen careers.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Indian Wells 2014: Day 1 Schedule, Matchups, Bracket and Predictions
Open at Indian Wells kicked off on Wednesday, but Thursday marks the start of play in the men's singles draw and thus the first complete day of main draw showdowns in the desert.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Ready, Set, WTA All-Access at the BNP Paribas Open
INDIAN WELLS, California - The top eight women's seeds held court on Wednesday taking questions from the media during roundtable interviews at the BNP Paribas Open.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Indian Wells 2014 Draw: Results, Player Seedings, Brackets and Twitter Reaction
March has arrived, signalling the start of the tennis season's first ATP Masters 1000 and WTA Premier Mandatory tournament: The 2014 BNP Paribas Open from Indian Wells, Calif.
McManus: Hall of Fame a reality for Davenport
Lindsay Davenport will be enshrined into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in July, and that fact comes as a bigger surprise to no one else.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: February's Final Week
Well, it was quite the week in tennis. The ATP featured three resonant finals, while the WTA produced two competitive finals, one of them featuring recent Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova .
PHOTOS: Tennis star Serena steals thunder at Oscar awards party
Image: Tennis player Serena Williams attends the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party. Photographs: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Image: Serena Williams at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, hosted by Graydon Carter.
WNFL-AM Green Bay
IPTL a no-go if it clashes with Thanksgiving: Agassi
Andre Agassi will snub the inaugural International Premier Tennis League if it clashes with Thanksgiving, the former world number one said the day after being signed up by the Singapore franchise.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Top tennis players eager to sign up for Asian league
Players have complained about the length of the season for as long as most people in the sport can remember, but for the foreseeable future most of those who have protested the loudest are likely to fall quiet.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Farah, Bolt, Nadal, Ronaldo nominated for Laureus World Sportsman of the Year honour
Olympic stars Mo Farah and Usain Bolt , along with Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel , tennis ace Rafael Nadal , Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and basketball star LeBron James have reportedly been nominated for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year honour.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
All Blacks, Pascoe up for Laureus Sports Awards
The All Blacks and Sophie Pascoe have been nominated for Laureus Sports Awards. Photo / Getty-Greg Bowker The All Blacks have made it into the final six of the Laureus Team award for the third time in four years.
Malaysian National News Agency
Bolt, Ronaldo, Vettel Nominated For 2014 Laureus World Sportsman Award
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 -- The greatest sprinter in the world Usain Bolt, Portugal's multi-award winning footballer Cristiano Ronaldo and Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel are among front runners for the 2014 Laureus World Sportsman award.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
No gold for U.S. women's hockey? No glory
Patrick Reusse has been covering sports in the Twin Cities since 1968. He has been a Star Tribune sports columnist since 1988.
Venus wins first title for 16 months
Venus Williams, the seven times former Grand Slam champion, won the WTA Dubai Open on Saturday to silence some of the doubters who said she could never make a significant come-back at the age of 33. US tennis player Venus Williams celebrates after winning the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on February 22, 2014 in Dubai - by Marwan Naamani ... (more)
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Serena Williams: I'm A Complete Perfectionist
Top seed and World No. 1 Serena Williams admitted earlier this week that the fact that she's never won the Dubai title add any extra motivation.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
How Serena Williams and Li Na Are Ruling Women's Tennis at 32 Years Old
They are by no means the first pair of 30-somethings to be ranked No. 1 and No. 2. Still, their late-career reign over women's tennis is impressive.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Super Bowl XLVIII
By The Associated Press Lightning-fast bobsledders, a biathalon course shrouded in fog, and skiers tumbling through the air and on the ground are all part of the sights from Monday's Winter... By The Associated Press Lightning-fast bobsledders, a biathalon course shrouded in fog, and skiers tumbling through the air and on the ground are all part of ... (more)
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Annor eyes biggest prize in World Table Tennis
Lynda Nana Ama Annor is one of Ghana's Table Tennis princesses who work with the Ghana Immigration Service .