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2012-09-02 23:04:19

The U.S. Open Tennis Championship is perhaps the most prestigious of the Grand Slam Tournaments. Currently New York City is filled with the best tennis players from around the World. CheapConcertTickets.me has secured additional inventories of discounted tickets for the remaining rounds of the U.S. Open. All tickets have been scanned for authenticity and this well known secondary ticket exchange has offered the exclusive customer discount code US-OPEN-2012 for additional savings. New York,...

2011-06-28 08:20:00

LONDON, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Andy Murray to claim the title is priced at 5.50 in odds ahead of the Wimbledon quarter-finals with an injured Rafa Nadal being offered at 4.25 at online bookmakers BetClic (https://en.betclic.com). - The money is coming on Murray but also on Federer, says Dan Vikman, Press Manager at BetClic. Roger Federer is priced at 2.50 and is the favourite to win the men single title with Rafa Nadal injured but declared fit to play his...

2010-08-30 07:00:00

WOODBRIDGE, Conn., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to professional tennis, nobody can say Mardy Fish is not enjoying a career resurgence. Next month marks a year since the 28 year-old underwent knee surgery and changed his diet. Since then, Fish has returned to professional tennis 30 pounds lighter and faster on his feet. He is proving to be not only a strong contender for this year's U.S. Open, but a major threat to the world's top-ranked champions. His physiotherapist, Christian...

2010-01-06 07:07:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Iconic footwear and sportswear brand K-Swiss is proud to announce the addition of the ATP World Tour No. 1-ranked doubles team Bob and Mike Bryan to the 2010 tennis roster, effective January 1, 2010. Under the multi-year deal, the Bryan brothers will represent K-Swiss footwear and apparel. The Bryan brothers will join fellow California-native Sam Querrey as new additions to K-Swiss. American tennis star Mardy Fish will also remain with...

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2009-07-12 15:01:22

Marin Cilic beat James Blake in four sets Sunday, sending Croatia to the Davis Cup semifinals and eliminating the United States team. Cilic's 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 win gave Croatia an insurmountable 3-1 lead in the best-of-five quarterfinal competition. After Cilic's clinching win, the U.S. team's Bob Bryan, who won Saturday's doubles with his brother Mike, ended the matches with a 5-7, 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) win over Roko Karanusic, setting the overall final score at 3-2. Cilic had earlier defeated...

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2009-07-10 18:55:19

Ivo Karlovic and Marin Cilic won their singles matches Friday, giving Croatia a 2-0 Davis Cup quarterfinal lead over the United States in Porec, Croatia. Both matches went to five sets, with Karlovic beating James Blake 6-7 (5-7), 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-3), 7-5 and Cilic downing Mardy Fish 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (3-7), 6-1, 8-6. Karlovic topped Blake with the help of 47 service aces. Fish was a late addition to the U.S. squad after Andy Roddick, the runner-up at Wimbledon last week and a Davis Cup regular,...

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2009-07-09 11:46:35

Ivo Karlovic is being called upon to play both singles and doubles for Croatia against the United States this weekend in a Davis Cup quarterfinal series. Karlovic is to open the best-of-five set Friday against James Blake before teaming with Lovro Zovko for a doubles match Saturday and then a singles bout with Mardy Fish on Sunday. The matches are to be played in Porec on an indoor clay court, on which the U.S. players traditionally have problems. The United States will be without Andy...

2009-07-07 17:18:35

Heavy rains washed out play Tuesday at the $500,000 Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Rhode Island before any of the matches could be completed. Three matches had started but did not have time to finish. When play was suspended, Sebastian Grosjean was leading seventh-seed Kevin Jim 6-4, Germany's Philipp Petzschner led Argentina's Horacio Zeballos 6-4, 3-4 and Samuel Groth of Australia was leading Ricardo Mello of Brazil 7-5, 0-3. Two-time defending champion Fabrice Santoro was scheduled...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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