The sister vs. sister final wasn’t meant to be. Great shot for Venus to win a Premier against Cornet.
Serena and Venus. Semifinals. What is this, 2001?
Another day, another full roster of Frenchmen in Marseille. And Rafa in Rio. (Oh, did we type that yesterday? Same deal today).
One: Baby blue bandannas
Two: Solid, seasoned competition in the hottie department.
Young Canuck Filip Peliwo, who’s had some health issues and has been out of action, will return to the court in Canada.
Venus Williams looking like the old Venus, not old Venus, so far this week in Dubai. Meanwhile, little sister Serena is using all her diplomatic skills.
Another day, another full roster of Frenchmen in Marseille. And Rafa in Rio.
Frenchmen, Frenchmen everywhere in Marseille.
Ana Ivanovic defeated Serena Williams in Australia. Can she get the sister double? Er, no.
The Hull-Gatineau area already has a men’s Futures event in March.
Now, it will add a $25,000 ITF women’s event in July.
A lot of fans will be ecstatic if they get a hastily-scribbled signature with not even a glance, if they make the effort to actually get to a tennis tournament. Or, these days, a re-Tweet from their favorite player – even if it comes from a Tweeter for hire.
Along with Montreal and likely Vancouver, Quebec City is in the running to host the World Group I playoff Fed Cup tie against Slovakia on April 19-20.