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The Hill
ESPN's Robert Lee move displays political correctness at its worstmade the move. But that's not what ESPN PR is about these days. This is the s
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
made the move. But that's not what ESPN PR is about these days. This is the same network that awarded Caitlyn Jenner an Arthur Ashe Courage Award over a female high school basketball player with terminal cancer and an Iraq war amputee (who lost... Read more
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Daily Mirror
All you need to know ahead of the US OpenSports is to be the main broadcaster of the tournament, while Eurosport will sh
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
Sports is to be the main broadcaster of the tournament, while Eurosport will show matches from the showcase court - Arthur Ashe Stadium. Mirror Sport will also be providing coverage throughout the competition.Angelique Kerber has has a year... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Organizer of ‘Fight White Supremacy’ rally aims to send clear messageSupremacy’ event on Monument Avenue. According to the event’s original Faceboo
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 hours ago
Supremacy’ event on Monument Avenue. According to the event’s original Facebook page the rally would have been held at the Arthur Ashe statue on September 16. Now it is set to be held somewhere in the Monument Avenue area. Organizers are not... Read more
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Billboard
Takeover Tuesday: Jack & Jack Create Their Ideal Soundtrack for Being on the Roadmost recent venture was performing at Billboard's Hot 100 Fest this past weeken
Billboard / Posted 22 hours ago
most recent venture was performing at Billboard's Hot 100 Fest this past weekend (Aug. 20), and their next big stop is at Arthur Ashe Kids' Day in Queens, New York on Aug. 26 to kick off the U.S. Open -- an event that's close to their... Read more
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New York Post
Food options may be better than the tennis at the US OpenDean & DeLuca also will be at the Open for the first time — in the Grandstand F
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
Dean & DeLuca also will be at the Open for the first time — in the Grandstand Food Village as well as at the Club Level in Arthur Ashe Stadium. In addition to lobster rolls, Capon will be serving up Blue Point oysters and pineapple-cucumber salsa,... Read more
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EuroNews
Monuments Fight Heats Up in Capital of the ConfederacyJackson, Jefferson Davis and Matthew Fontaine Maury. Another, added in 1996, de
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
Jackson, Jefferson Davis and Matthew Fontaine Maury. Another, added in 1996, depicts black Richmond native and tennis great Arthur Ashe. On Wednesday, Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney pointedly reversed course and announced that he felt the Confederate... Read more
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NBC News
Fight over monuments heats up in former capital of ConfederacyJackson, Jefferson Davis and Matthew Fontaine Maury. Another, added in 1996, de
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
Jackson, Jefferson Davis and Matthew Fontaine Maury. Another, added in 1996, depicts black Richmond native and tennis great Arthur Ashe. On Wednesday, Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney pointedly reversed course and announced that he felt the Confederate... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sports on TVToronto at Montreal7 p.m. FS1 — MLS, San Jose at Los Angeles9:30 p.m. FS1 — M
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Toronto at Montreal7 p.m. FS1 — MLS, San Jose at Los Angeles9:30 p.m. FS1 — MLS, Portland at SeattleTENNIS2 p.m. ABC — Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, at New York (taped)TRACK & FIELD1 p.m. NBC — IAAF Diamond League, at Zurich (taped)WNBA BASKETBALL3... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Shania Twain brings tour to MGM Grand Las VegasStarring Jimmy Fallon. Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony fo
Rolling Good Times / Posted 6 days ago
Starring Jimmy Fallon. Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony for the 2017 US Open on Monday, 28 August, in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The ceremony will be televised live on ESPN2. She... Read more
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New Kerala
Global Superstar Shania Twain Announces 2018 NOW Tour - newkerala news #264100the performance HERE. Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony for
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
the performance HERE. Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony for the 2017 US Open on Monday, Aug. 28, in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The ceremony will be televised live on ESPN2. She... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Shania Twain to perform in Little Rock on June 12ththe performance HERE. Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony for
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
the performance HERE. Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony for the 2017 US Open on Monday, Aug. 28, in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The ceremony will be televised live on ESPN2. She... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Now & Later: Shania Twain's tour to roll through Louisville next yearcomplete tour schedule Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony fo
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
complete tour schedule Shania is set to headline the Opening Night Ceremony for the 2017 US Open on Monday, Aug. 28, in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The ceremony will be televised live on ESPN2. She... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local sports calendartrip to the U.S. Open sponsored by the Town of Hurley Recreation Department. Bu
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 6 days ago
trip to the U.S. Open sponsored by the Town of Hurley Recreation Department. Bus leaves Kingston Plaza at 8 a.m. and leaves Arthur Ashe Stadium at 7 p.m. Cost is $85 for Hurley residents and $90 for non-residents. VOLLEYBALL Adult... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Sports on TV-- MLS, Toronto at Montreal FS1 -- MLS, San Jose at Los Angeles 9:30 p.m. FS
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
-- MLS, Toronto at Montreal FS1 -- MLS, San Jose at Los Angeles 9:30 p.m. FS1 -- MLS, Portland at Seattle ABC -- Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, at New York (taped) TRACK & FIELD NBC -- IAAF Diamond League, at Zurich (taped) WNBA... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A 2-mile road in the 'capital of the Confederacy' could become the next battleground over monumentscelebrate a more diverse range of American leaders. That was part of the inten
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
celebrate a more diverse range of American leaders. That was part of the intent behind the 1996 erection of a statue of Arthur Ashe Jr., the first African-American man to win Wimbledon. The statue is the sixth of Monument Avenue's six. The rest... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A 2-mile road in the 'capital of the Confederacy' could become the next battleground over monumentscelebrate a more diverse range of American leaders. That was part of the inten
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
celebrate a more diverse range of American leaders. That was part of the intent behind the 1996 erection of a statue of Arthur Ashe Jr., the first African-American man to win Wimbledon. The statue is the sixth of Monument Avenue's six. The rest... Read more
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Business Insider
A 2-mile road in the 'capital of the Confederacy' could become the next battleground over monumentscelebrate a more diverse range of American leaders. That was part of the inten
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
celebrate a more diverse range of American leaders. That was part of the intent behind the 1996 erection of a statue of Arthur Ashe Jr., the first African-American man to win Wimbledon. The statue is the sixth of Monument Avenue's six. The rest... Read more
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The Washington Times
Levar Stoney, Richmond mayor, forming commission to look at removing city’s Confederate statuesfeatures statues of, among others, Mr. Lee, Jefferson Davis, who served as pres
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
features statues of, among others, Mr. Lee, Jefferson Davis, who served as president of the Confederate States, as well as Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a top general in the Confederate Army. There is also a statue of tennis champion Arthur Ashe... Read more
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The Morning Call
Historians see options for Confederate statueswith monuments to more recent figures and events. In Richmond, Va., city leader
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
with monuments to more recent figures and events. In Richmond, Va., city leaders added a statue of African-American tennis legend Arthur Ashe to a row of monuments including Lee, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Gen. Stonewal... Read more
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Vavel
Maria Sharapova receives main draw wildcard into U.S. OpenMeadows, Sharapova will continue her comeback at the season's final major. Sha
Vavel / Posted 7 days ago
Meadows, Sharapova will continue her comeback at the season's final major. Sharapova poses with the trophy outside of Arthur Ashe Stadium after winning the 2006 U.S. Open/Photo: Rick Maiman/Bloomberg via Getty Images Maria Sharapova's... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
2 Monument Avenue rallies scheduled in September are now canceledWhite Supremacy" to attract thousands of people for a counter protest on the sa
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
White Supremacy" to attract thousands of people for a counter protest on the same day. They were suposed to meet at the Arthur Ashe monument. Around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, the event was deleted from Facebook. Neighbors had mixed reactions about... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Organizer cancels September 16 monument rally in Richmondthey were part of history. He said this included Confederate statues, and statu
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
they were part of history. He said this included Confederate statues, and statues honoring other Richmond icons like Arthur Ashe. Robert E. Lee monument Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney recently set-up the Monument Avenue Commission to explore... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Pro-monument rally organizer on confederate statues: ‘turn your head if you don’t like it’because they are part of history. He said this includes confederate statues, an
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
because they are part of history. He said this includes confederate statues, and statues honoring other Richmond icons like Arthur Ashe. Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney recently set-up the Monument Avenue Commission to explore adding new statues to... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Mayor Stoney addresses recent violence and possible September rallywill make a decision on whether or not this really will go forward. I know the
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
will make a decision on whether or not this really will go forward. I know there were some groups that want to rally at Arthur Ashe monument? Have you received permit requests? Not that I recall. I was anything coming to my office yet. That... Read more
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Philly.com
Sports Tonight: Tom Savage, QB from Cardinal O'Hara, begins battle he might have already lostsix inaugural members of the International Women’s Sports Hall of Fame. Three
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
six inaugural members of the International Women’s Sports Hall of Fame. Three tennis players — the Williams sisters and Arthur Ashe — made the Top 50. There should have been four. Tonight’s scheduleTV/Radio Red Sox at Rays, 7 p.m.... Read more
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Philly.com
When Philly was an incubator for tennis talent2002, Sampras’ career came to a celebratory end when he defeated Andre Agassi i
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
2002, Sampras’ career came to a celebratory end when he defeated Andre Agassi in the 2002 U.S. Open. His last title at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City bookended 64 career singles titles, the first of which he won in Philadelphia. The U.S.... Read more
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Slate
Are NFL Teams Colluding Against Colin Kaepernick?Open experiences, buoyed by Thai Breaker, diverse crowds, and men’s winner Alex
Slate / Posted 15 days ago
Open experiences, buoyed by Thai Breaker, diverse crowds, and men’s winner Alexander Zverev—all thanks to the legacy of Arthur Ashe. Visit Slate.com/hangupplus and try it free for two weeks. Podcast production and edit by Patrick Fort. Our... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Artist Hamilton Glass takes over CBS 6 Instagramabout two years after he received his architecture degree from Hampton Universi
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
about two years after he received his architecture degree from Hampton University. Hamilton Glass talks about painting the Arthur Ashe Memorial Tunnel in Battery Park. He’s created art his whole life, but in 2013 shifted away from architectural... Read more
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Evening Standard
Serena Williams on motherhood: ‘There are barriers I hope to break’Lennon/Getty Images Venus and Serena Williams pose for a photo after a game to
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
Lennon/Getty Images Venus and Serena Williams pose for a photo after a game to raise money for chairty during Arthur Ashe day at the US Open Bryan Bedder/Getty Images Serena Williams and Venus Williams during Super Bowl XLI - Club SI... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Commission to ponder Confederate statues on historic Monument Avenueof our past that we may not need to focus on in Richmond.” Andrew Penglase is
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
of our past that we may not need to focus on in Richmond.” Andrew Penglase is moving out of his place in the shadow of the Arthur Ashe statute, the only one on Monument Avenue that is not a confederate symbol. Penglase thinks a city should never... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
T&T students focus on disease outbreaks due to natural disastersTrust for the last three years. Since its inception in 1992, the institute, fo
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
Trust for the last three years. Since its inception in 1992, the institute, founded by tennis champion and humanitarian Arthur Ashe, has collaborated with community members to reduce morbidity and mortality from disease through improved access... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn Men’s Insider: Strength Coach Carlos Daniel Has A Healthy PlanState University, where he was a Pac-12 first team all-academic selection in ea
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
State University, where he was a Pac-12 first team all-academic selection in each of his four years, and he twice was an Arthur Ashe First Team Academic All-American. He earned a master's degree in human and exercise science, and his training... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
It was safety first for UCLA and Seahawks great Kenny Easley, who is about to enter the Pro Football Hall of Fameathlete, Donahue said, that he was outstanding on the basketball court, and “yo
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
athlete, Donahue said, that he was outstanding on the basketball court, and “you’d have thought you were watching a young Arthur Ashe” in those infrequent times he picked up a tennis racket. As it happened, safety was an ideal fit. After his... Read more
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The Washington Times
Jack Sock wants to save men’s tennis in the U.S.history when Americans dominated. Andre Agassi is a five-time winner. Roddick h
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
history when Americans dominated. Andre Agassi is a five-time winner. Roddick has won three times. Jimmy Connors and Arthur Ashe are among the other notable American winners. O’Brien’s focus, though, centered around collecting the best... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
9 things you didn’t know about the US Openthe most high-tech feature of the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is it
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
the most high-tech feature of the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is its $150 million fully retractable roof atop Arthur Ashe stadium, completed for the 2016 US Open. It's the largest retractable roof for a tennis stadium in the world. In... Read more
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Connecticut Post
9 things you didn’t know about the US Openthe most high-tech feature of the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is it
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
the most high-tech feature of the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is its $150 million fully retractable roof atop Arthur Ashe stadium, completed for the 2016 US Open. It's the largest retractable roof for a tennis stadium in the world. In... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tuesday Editorial: Northeast Florida continues to draw praiseof the Confederacy, has handled the monument controversies better than most. T
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
of the Confederacy, has handled the monument controversies better than most. This has been done by adding monuments to Arthur Ashe, civil rights and Abraham Lincoln. After all, the Civil War and its aftermath is important to tourism in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Backesto Park courts named for tennis coach Don Johnsonto play tennis under the tutelage of the late Don Johnson, a dedicated coach wh
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
to play tennis under the tutelage of the late Don Johnson, a dedicated coach who served as an assistant to tennis champ Arthur Ashe. Johnson died at age 72 in 2014, but the city of San Jose honored his legacy Saturday by naming the popular... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chamblee recalls Spieth’s spell as a young Texanhis highest praise. “As a player, he is just about as special as he is as a pe
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
his highest praise. “As a player, he is just about as special as he is as a person,” Chamblee said. “I’ve read about Arthur Ashe, and I’ve read about Roger Staubach, but I never knew them. If everything I’ve read is true, I’d put Jordan in... Read more
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CTV News
Michelle Obama discusses emotional scars from critics Former first lady Michelle Obama walks on stage to present the Arthur Ashe Co
CTV News / Posted 27 days ago
Former first lady Michelle Obama walks on stage to present the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYS at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 with injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday his wife is expecting their second child, reached
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Djokovic to sit out rest of 2017 due to injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
The Oakland Press / Posted 27 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Novak Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
Calgary Sun / Posted 28 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Djokovic to miss U.S. Open, rest of 2017 due to injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
The Register Citizen / Posted 28 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Djokovic to miss U.S. Open, rest of 2017 due to injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
The Middletown Press / Posted 28 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
KTVN Reno / Posted 28 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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CTV News
Novak Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
CTV News / Posted 28 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbowwho also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, rea
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 28 days ago
who also mentioned Wednesday that his wife is expecting their second child, reached at least the semifinals at Arthur Ashe Stadium each of the past 10 years. That includes seven appearances in the final. Henri Laaksonen of Switzerland,... Read more
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