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            ANDY RODDICK NET  ...
ANDY RODDICK: I said actually — I got asked before the match, in the prematch interview, I told Mary Joe I played okay and have beaten him before and played well and lost to him before.
ANDY RODDICK: Yeah, the thing about the challenge is, no matter how sure you are that the ball’s in, there’s always this little part of you that thinks that the machine might mess up or something might not go right.
Andy Roddick survived a second-set lapse to beat Nikolay Davydenko 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 in their round-robin match at the Masters Cup in Shanghai.
www.aroddick.net   (2873 words)

  
 Andy Roddick - Profile, news, pictures, bio and more.
Andy Roddick was born in Omaha, Nebraska, moved to Boca Raton, Florida, and now lives in Austin, Texas.
Roddick's father Jerry is an investor; his mother Blanche directs the Andy Roddick Foundation.
Roddick's brother John was an All-American tennis player at the University of Georgia from 1996 to 1998, and operates a tennis academy in San Antonio, Texas.
www.andy-roddick.org /bio.php   (283 words)

  
 Andy Roddick - Profile, news, pictures, bio and more.
Andy Roddick to face Roger Federer in men's final : Andy Roddick used his serve to subdue Mikhail Youzhny 6-7 (5), 6-0, 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Saturday and earn another chance at top-seeded and heavily favored Roger Federer in the final of the US Open.
Roddick dominated when he had the ball in his hand, winning 43 of 50 points on serve toward the end.
Andy’s driving his boat on Lake Austin wearing a straw cowboy hat, white shades, an unbuttoned flannel shirt, and fl shorts, bearing his million dollar smile on a sunny afternoon.
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 Andy Roddick Pictures, Biography, Filmography, Awards, Wallpapers
Andy Roddick is a big fan of the University of Nebraska football team and even has his bathroom covered in Cornhusker wallpaper.
Andy Roddick was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1982 and started playing tennis when he was seven.
In 2000, Roddick emerged as a force to be reckoned with.
www.starglimpse.com /celebs/pages/andy_roddick/andy_roddick.shtml   (606 words)

  
 Andy Roddick Official Supporters Site -- Andytennis.com
Roddick, ranked number in the world, improved to 6-0 in Davis Cup play this year.
Roddick leads Davydenko 4-0 head to head, last winning at the Australian Open 2005 quarterfinals 6-3, 7-5, 4-1 when Davydenko retired due to injury.
Roddick's next tournament will be in Shanghai, China the week of November 11th.
www.andytennis.com   (364 words)

  
 SI.com - Tennis - Roddick beats Ferrero to win Open title - Sunday September 7, 2003 8:52PM
During his warmup, meanwhile, Roddick loosened up by using his racket as though it were a baseball bat, taking cuts with a two-handed backhand and trying to hit balls over the fence.
Roddick never was broken, though he actually faced a break point in the third game of the afternoon.
Roddick lost the second point of the ensuing game, then began a run of 23 straight points on his serve.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /2003/tennis/specials/us_open/2003/09/07/roddick.open.ap/index.html?cnn=yes   (1237 words)

  
 Andy Roddick Online -- Your Andy Roddick Resource!
Andy’s serve was especially impressive throughout the match, he clocked up a first serve percentage of 68% for the match and didn’t face a single break point against him.
Andy was able to seal victory on his third match point to take it 6-4, 7-5.
Andy shares the lower quarter of the draw with Frenchman and clay court native Gael Monfils, and the half with fourth seeded Lleyton Hewitt and fifth seeded Dominik Hrbaty.
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  United States Olympic Committee - TENNIS: Andy Roddick Interview Transcript (Sunday/First Round)
ANDY RODDICK: Yeah, it did, because, you know, the fans that were there were pretty loud.
ANDY RODDICK: It was surprising because I guess during Venus' match it wasn't windy at all.
ANDY RODDICK: It's weird because you'll see someone walk by, you'll check the name on the back of their jacket, "Oh, I don't have that one." You run across, try to trade.
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  Andy Roddick Biography | US Tennis | Australian Open | Mandy Moore | Information | Girlfriend | Maria Sharapova
Andy Roddick was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1982 and started playing tennis when he was seven.
Mandy Moore has said it was because Andy "doesn't like Los Angeles very much and he doesn't care about the industry." Andy Roddick has said the split happened because the long distance relationship was starting to take his concentration off his tennis game.
Andy Roddick is a big fan of the University of Nebraska football team and even has his bathroom covered in Cornhusker wallpaper.
www.kidzworld.com /article/3642-andy-roddick-biography   (451 words)

  
  Andy Roddick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Roddick, nicknamed "A-Rod," was born in Omaha, Nebraska and raised in Boca Raton, Florida.
Roddick's first 2005 victory was the SAP Open in San Jose, California, where he was the first to win the event in consecutive years since Mark Philippoussis in 1999 and 2000.
Roddick motioned to the umpire, pointing to the clear ball mark on the clay indicating the ball was in and the call was consequently changed.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Andy_Roddick   (1760 words)

  
 Andy Roddick Foundation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Founded in 2001 by professional tennis player and former World no. 1 Andy Roddick, the foundation is directed by Roddick's mother Blanche and is based in Boca Raton, Florida.
Andy Roddick's sponsorship agreement with Lexus includes opportunities for the carmaker to support the foundation.
During the 17th Annual National Philanthropy Day Celebration on November 16, 2005, the Andy Roddick Foundation was honored with the "Outstanding Foundation" award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Chapter.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Andy_Roddick_Foundation   (380 words)

  
 Andy Roddick: Celebrity Profiles and Pics: Alfy.com
Roddick is known for his powerful serves: he holds the record for fastest serve in professional tennis – 155 mph.
Roddick has been criticized for his hot temper on and off the tennis court, but he has also received praise from sportswriters and broadcasters for his honesty in asking that some critical calls in his favor be overturned.
Roddick says he was inspired to create this non-profit organization by the passion of his mentor and fellow tennis star Andre Agassi for this cause.
www.alfy.com /buzz/celebrity_profiles/profile.aspx?profileID=4&title=Andy+Roddick   (566 words)

  
 Post-Match Interview: Andy Roddick
ANDY RODDICK: Basically my thoughts going in were if I play well on grass against these guys, you know, I like my chances versus either one.
ANDY RODDICK: Yeah, I wasn't sure if I was going to hop on the plane to Monte-Carlo or not right after a grass court tie.
ANDY RODDICK: I mean, obviously, you know, Davis Cup is more important in my heart than, you know, an everyday tour event.
www.usta.com /protennis/fullstory.sps?iNewsid=14684&itype=921&icategoryid=171   (2094 words)

  
 Andy Roddick News - The New York Times
For Andy Roddick, James Blake and Patrick McEnroe, the opportunity to define their under-credentialed generation of American men’s tennis did not present itself like some slick marketing campaign.
Andy Roddick defeated Jonas Bjorkman, 6-2, 7-6 (3), 6-4, in a clinching victory against Sweden in Goteborg yesterday, carrying the United States into the Davis Cup finals.
Although Andy Roddick is still relatively one dimensional, he does have top-five skills but has been locked outside the rivalry between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
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 Andy Roddick Pictures, Andy Roddick Photo Gallery and Biography - Celebrity Pictures by WireImage.com
Andy began playing professionally at only 18 years old in 2000, and was watched closely by tennis pros due to his inhumanly powerful serve, a stroke that reached 153.5 miles per hour in a 2004 match.
Roddick became the first American to hold the rank since Andre Agassi in 1999, and is the second-youngest number one in history.
Roddick is likely to continue his reign as America’s number one player, although the presence of Federer, who is arguably the greatest tennis player of all time, will likely thwart his chances at winning many international titles.
www.wireimage.com /Celebrities/Andy-Roddick   (1531 words)

  
 United States Olympic Committee - Roddick, Andy
When Andy turned nine, his parents took him to the U.S. Open as a birthday present.
During the semifinals of the U.S. Clay Court Championships, Roddick bought tickets to the next day’s finals for all the fans who waited through a five hour rain delay.
When Andy was a kid, he'd practice against the best players in the world … in his imagination … hitting balls against a rebound net in his garage in Texas.
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 Andy Roddick reaches clay court finals
Top-seeded Andy Roddick was broken twice in the first six games Saturday before charging back to dominate Jurgen Melzer 6-4, 6-2 and reach his fifth straight final at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships.
Roddick's string of five straight finals is the longest on the ATP tour since Russia's Yvegeny Kafelnikov reached the championship match at Moscow six times between 1996-2001, winning the last five.
Roddick, tied for fifth in the world rankings, was one of only two top-10 players at the clay court championships.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2005-04/24/content_436953.htm   (644 words)

  
 Andy Roddick powers into finals - Boston.com
Andy Roddick sent a 138 mph message to everyone who has written him off.
Roddick was playing well when he strained his left side last month, forcing him to drop out of one tournament and skip the next two.
Roddick served a dozen aces -- one registered at 138 mph -- and won 29 points off his 32 first serves, a mark of domination.
www.boston.com /news/world/europe/articles/2006/08/19/roddick_defeats_murray_in_quarterfinals?mode=PF   (748 words)

  
 The Andy Roddick Picture Pages
A few years ago, Andy Roddick was one of the many nameless and faceless teenagers with a dream playing on the Futures circuit.
Roddick is the heir apparent to the American tennis throne.
Roddick is one of the hot stories on the ATP Tour this season, especially in the United States.
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 Andy Roddick fan site!! -- Dedicated to Andy Roddick
Andy Roddick remained upbeat despite feeling he was only a couple of points away from beating Roger Federer in Sunday's Wimbledon final.
Andy broke again to lead 6-5 on Mutis' serve and just needed one of his own to take the breaker 7-5.
Andy's first serve percentage plummeted and at 5-0 he was in danger of being bagelled for the first time in his professional career.
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 Andy Roddick Wins U.S. Open , Young American Captures First Grand Slam Title - CBS News
Roddick is just 21 years old and Ferrero is 23, which made for the youngest combined ages of U.S. Open finalists since Pete Sampras beat Andre Agassi in 1990.
Roddick never had been past the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open, losing at that stage to the eventual champion the past two years.
It was the sort of temper Roddick gained a reputation for as a junior, and was criticized for by his second-round opponent last week, Ivan Ljubicic.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2003/09/05/entertainment/main571704.shtml   (1136 words)

  
 Dejected Roddick: 'Lost Opportunity' - washingtonpost.com
And for even the most hardened reporters it was painful to ask him to explain how he had gone from a two-sets-to-none lead, with a service break on top of that, to getting bounced from the tournament by 14th-ranked Richard Gasquet, known primarily for never having fulfilled his promise as the sport's next great thing.
Andy Roddick (3), United States, 4-6, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2), 7-6 (7-3), 8-6.
Roddick said he felt sure he'd find perspective in a day or two and realize once again that in the grand scheme of things, he is truly blessed.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2007/07/06/AR2007070600238.html   (921 words)

  
 Roddick Watch: Andy Roddick
Andy may have lost but he did make the quarterfinals (picking up some much-needed points even though he will stay at No. 4 for a while), appears to be finding his confidence again, and his attitude has much improved.
Andy Roddick may be out of the NCAA pool, but he's still shooting for a place in the Nasdaq-100 Open final four.
Andy Roddick and James Blake are ranked higher than Nicolas Massu and Fernando Gonzalez, and the Americans play better on grass than the Chileans, which is why they chose the surface for the upcoming Davis Cup quarterfinal.
roddickwatch.blogspot.com /2006/03/nasdaq-100-open-triple-word-score-on.html   (6925 words)

  
 TennisReporters.net/andy roddick, roddick
Roddick was brought up on team sports (football and baseball), and that permeated his persona.
There are two reasons why this is untrue: One, Roddick has had the most success against Federer (the '04 Wimbledon final, for example) when he's used his serve and forehand to over-power the Swiss player.
Roddick, unknowingly or purposely, is moving away from what took him to the top of pro tennis.
www.tennisreporters.net /sub_roddick_011106.html   (1173 words)

  
 Andy Roddick - The Huffington Post   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Roddick usually enjoys banter with reporters, but he was in no mood for chit-chat Friday after watching a critical match slip through his grip, and blowing a chance to play Roger Federer in a Wimbledon semifinal today.
Andy Roddick knows better than most how it feels to suffer the bitter taste of defeat at Wimbledon, but the American insists he will never give up on his dream of winning at the All-England Club.
Andy Roddick and Ivan Ljubicic have won their last 9 matches...No Top 10 seeds in either the men's or women's have been eliminated...Marat...
www.huffingtonpost.com /people/Andy+Roddick   (1124 words)

  
 AndyRoddick.com » Charity / Andy Roddick Foundation
The Andrew S. Roddick Foundation, Inc. (FEIN#:20-0014500) is a non-profit nonsectarian publicly supported organization that runs under section 501(a) of the IRS 501(c) (3) rules.
The Andy Roddick Foundation was founded in 2001 and is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that that allows our sponsors with varied interest in children issues the benefits of giving to several charities from their one contribution.
It is the goal of Andy Roddick Foundation to improve the quality of life and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all children based on the principles of respect for family, education and morality.
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