Casey Dellacqua, the top seed in the Australian Open qualifying tournament, earned her wild card into the main draw of the main event the honest way Sunday with a 5-7, 6-1, 6-0 victory over Arina Rodionova in the wild-card playoff event at Melbourne Park. Continue reading
Blainville, Quebec’s Charlotte Robillard-Millette, who doesn’t turn 15 until January, won the 16-and-under division at the big Orange Bowl junior tournament Saturday. Continue reading
Martina Hingis vs. Mary Pierce, 1997 Australian Open women’s final.
At the microphone: Cliffie. Continue reading
Charlotte Robillard-Millette, who is from the northern Montreal suburb of Blainville (hometown of Aleksandra Wozniak), has reached the finals of the 16s division at the Orange Bowl junior event. Continue reading
Well, not really.
The top Canadian player was one of those asked to put together his Team Canada roster for the upcoming hockey competition at the Sochi Olympics.
He did include goaltender Carey Price but … he left off the Canadiens’ Norris trophy-winning defenceman (and fellow Torontonian) P.K. Subban. Continue reading
Petr Korda (CZE) vs. Marcelo Rios (CHI)
Three amigos launch Team 8
If you’re going to leave a giant outfit like IMG and open your own boutique agency operation, you could do worse than Tony Godsick did. Continue reading
If you’re a young American guy with potential who really hasn’t done anything yet, you get a Caddy to drive. Continue reading
One of the many confrontations between great rivals Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert (or Everet, as the graphics indicate).
Oops, neither is correct. Make that Chris Evert-LLOYD. Continue reading
A report out of Spain Wednesday indicates that a Spanish player is being investigated for match-fixing. Continue reading
Veteran coach Yves Boulais, who has worked with most of the last few generations of Canadian women, is leaving a senior director post at the JTCC in College Park, Maryland to return to Tennis Canada full time. Continue reading