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...
Heather Watson: The launchpad for my career
Posted: June 3, 2013
Heather Watson credits IMG Academy for her success on Tour
Heather Watson believes her time spent at IMG Academy in Florida prepared her for the cut-and-thrust of life on tour.A former US Open junior champion, Watson broke into the world’s top 50 after winning her maiden WTA singles title at the Japan Open in October.She...
IMG Academy's Nick Bollettieri visits Naples and Rome, Italy through coaching clinics
Posted: May 29, 2013
Nick Bollettieri returns from Italian coaching tour
IMG Academy's own Nick Bollettieri, the legendary tennis coach who helped develop 10 World No. 1s, as well as a multitude of other world-class players, recently returned from Italy after taking part in two instructional clinics, with the assistance of Fiorella...
IMG Academy Bollettieri Tennis program honors award winners for 2012/13
Posted: May 28, 2013
IMG Academy tennis award winners celebrated at annual banquet
At a special ceremony at the IMG Academy Golf Club, May 22, the IMG Academy Bollettieri Tennis program honored its student-athletes who went above and beyond in pursuit of honing their skills in tennis, on and off the court. The ceremony began with dinner,...