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Serena Williams Trading Card Makes History in Record Sale

Serena Williams Trading Card Makes History in Record Sale Serena Williams has claimed numerous records throughout her illustrious career. And, now, her greatness has been immortalized in a different arena. Goldin Auctions founder Ken Goldin tweeted Sunday a 2003 Serena Williams NetPro signed patch rookie card sold for a historic $266,400 on Saturday night. According …

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Andy Murray to play grass Challenger event during second week of French Open

Andy Murray to play grass Challenger event during second week of French Open Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray wants to kick off his grass season at the Surbiton Challenger, per BBC’s Russell Fuller. Murray, who turned 35 a few days ago, is set to make his second appearance on the grass courts of Surbiton. …

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Boris Becker moved to more comfortable part of prison following his complaints

Boris Becker moved to more comfortable part of prison following his complaints German tennis legend Boris Becker has been relocated to a much more comfortable part of his prison after complaining that his cell was too small. In late April, Becker was sentenced to two and a half years. Becker was found guilty of hiding …

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Private tennis club behavior at public tennis courts?

Private tennis club behavior at public tennis courts? I’ve used the Asheville Citizen Times opinion section to write about far-right school board infiltration, Madison Cawthorn’s incompetence and banned books, but I’m finally addressing an important issue: public tennis court etiquette. Last Monday, a friend and I arrived at the Montford Park tennis courts for our …

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Coco Gauff opens French Open with straight-sets win, warned about father’s hand ‘signals’

Coco Gauff opens French Open with straight-sets win, warned about father’s hand ‘signals’ American teenager Coco Gauff did not let 10 double-faults, 12 break points or a warning from the chair umpire about receiving coaching from her father disrupting her progress into the second round at Roland Garros. The 18-year-old Gauff began his trip to …

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UK Wildcats News: NCAA Men’s Tennis National Championship 2022

UK Wildcats News: NCAA Men’s Tennis National Championship 2022 A national championship is at stake today when the Kentucky Wildcats and Virginia Cavaliers face off in the NCAA Tournament Men’s Tennis Final. After beating TCU on Thursday to advance to the program’s first Final Four, 4th-seeded Kentucky is in the final game after dominating Ohio …

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Vols’ Run Comes to an End in NCAA Semifinals, Falling 5-0 to #7 Virginia

Vols’ Run Comes to an End in NCAA Semifinals, Falling 5-0 to #7 Virginia CHAMPAIGN, Ill.— The No. 6 Tennessee men’s tennis team saw its season come to a close Saturday in the NCAA semifinals, falling to seventh-ranked Virginia, 5-0. Tennessee (26-8) finishes the year with single-digit losses for a fifth consecutive season. Virginia (27-5) …

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Coco Gauff opens French Open with straight sets win over Rebecca Marino

Coco Gauff opens French Open with straight sets win over Rebecca Marino American teenager Coco Gauff did not let 10 double-faults, 12 break points or a warning from the chair umpire about receiving coaching from her father disrupting her progress into the second round at Roland Garros. The 18-year-old Gauff began his trip to Paris …

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