French Open 2013: Maria Sharapova and Jelena Jankovic ready to duel
Posted: June 4, 2013
Maria Sharapova will go head-to-head with Jelena Jankovic for the ninth time in a quarterfinals match.
PARIS -- Despite what Yuri Sharapov might say, tennis champions are made, not born."Well," said Maria Sharapova on Monday, "he's my father. He thinks I can beat Rafael Nadal on clay."Sharapova's journey began in earnest at the age of 6, when she attended a clinic...
IMG Academy alumni keep going strong at 2013 Sony Open
Posted: March 28, 2013
IMG Academy alumni Jelena Jankovic, Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams and Tommy Haas are all set for the semifinals at the 2013 Sony Open in Key Biscayne, Fla.
On Tuesday night, Tommy Haas pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the past decade when he defeated world No. 1 Novak Djokovic to advance to the quarterfinals. The 2013 Sony Open has been Haas’ best performance in the event in all of his 13 career appearances,...
Nick's Picks- Middle Saturday at the US Open
Posted: August 31, 2012
Serena Williams VS Ekaterina MakarovaSerena is striking the ball and moving like a young teenager. She only knows one way to play- see the ball, run to the ball, hit the ball as hard as I can.Ekaterina is a tall lefty at 6 feet. Her serve goes out wide but is only...
11 IMG Academy alumni/trainees named to Olympic tennis teams
Posted: July 2, 2012
IMG Academy will be well represented as 11 tennis alumni/trainees were named to Olympic tennis teams in nine countries. The London 2012 Olympic tennis event will be held on the hallowed grass courts of The All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon from July 28 to...