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Thornhill, Ont.’s Milos Raonic wins the Lionel Conacher Award, given out by the Canadian Press to Canada’s male athlete of the year.
It was a nice Christmas present – even though the recipient doesn’t even celebrate the holiday.
Serena Williams won her third Female Athlete of the Year award, as voted by the Associated Press. She received 55 of 96 first-place votes; Brittney Griner, the first pick in this year’s WNBA draft, finished second with 14. Continue reading
At the end of the 2009 Australian Open final between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, there were tears.
Pat Cash vs. Stefan Edberg, in possibly one of the all-time hottie matchups – at least for those of us of their generation, it didn’t get much better than that.
An astonishing number of tennis players are flying the friendly skies today, headed to various destinations to start their 2014 season.
It means, for many, spending Christmas Day in transit, jet-lagged or bypassing it altogether. Continue reading
My first piece for Yahoo! – about rising Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard, naturally.
Jimmy Connors vs. Aussie heartthrob John Newcombe (and his iconic ‘stache).
On grass at Kooyong.