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Serena Williams and Top Level Tennis

But the holder of 23 Grand Slam titles swiftly declared her clear intention to return to the tennis court as a mother. Williams to defend Australian title three months after…

Arie Kouandjio, MLBer Ubaldo Jimenez become U.S. citizens

Washington Redskins offensive lineman Arie Kouandjio and his family emigrated from Cameroon when he was 6 years old. Cameroon-born Redskins offensive lineman Arie Kouandjio became a U.S. Arie Kouandjio has…

Backhand Slice is the best move in Tennis

Del Potro was protecting his surgically repaired left wrist and therefore slicing balls defensively on the backhand with one hand, presenting a Steffi Graf-like game plan: Float the ball low…

World Team Tennis team in New York

While his priorities have changed since his retirement from professional tennis in 2012, Roddick is eager to see how he fares against the sport’s younger generation in the Empire’s first…

The video session that saved Joc Pederson’s career

A step backward in 2011 helped Dodgers rookie phenom Joc Pederson find that help that he needed to become the power hitter that he is today. Picked by the Dodgers…

Ex-Bruin Olson playing for (golf) title

8 at the Del Paso Country Club in Sacramento, California, Drew Olson, a 31-year-old former UCLA quarterback and NFL backup, made eight birdies on his ball in 22 holes to…