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  TENNIS.com - The Official Site of TENNIS Magazine
Justine Henin continued her march through the WTA Championships at Madrid, defeating Ana Ivanovic in two relatively untroubled sets to reach the final.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Tennis players grabbed plenty of headlines and airtime during the US Open.
TENNIS Magazine is published 10 times per year.
www.tennis.com   (179 words)

  
  eBay Guides - Tennis Buying Guide
These tennis racquets typically measure between 27 inches (standard tennis racquets) and 29 inches (longest regulation tennis racquets) long, weigh 8 to 9.5 ounces, and have an oversized head of at least 100 square inches.
Control tennis racquets have an 80- to 105-inch midsize head or midplus head, usually have a 1- to 1.5-inch head-light balance, and weigh between 11.5 and 13 ounces.
However, tennis racquets with smaller heads are easier to control, especially for players who produce a lot of power on their own.
pages.ebay.com /buy/guides/tennis-buying-guide   (2165 words)

  
  Tennis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tennis is now an Olympic sport and is played at all levels of society, by all ages, and in many countries around the world.
Tennis is played on a rectangular, flat surface, usually grass, clay, or a hardcourt of concrete and/or asphalt.
Tennis comes from the French tenez, the imperative form of the verb tenir, to hold: This was a cry used by the player serving in royal tennis, meaning "I am about to serve!" (rather like the cry "Fore!" in golf).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tennis   (6257 words)

  
 TENNIS.com - Features - Wimbledon 2006: The Duel
And while tennis was going through plenty of changes then (the advent of the oversize racquet, the rise and fall of the headband), the period’s defining characteristic was its fierce, famous rivalries.
Tennis lives and dies on the competitiveness of its matches rather than the individual skill of even its greatest champions.
The iconic image of a tennis rivalry is McEnroe the Punk, rushing the net and screaming at officials, and Borg the Iceman, silently roaming the baseline.
www.tennis.com /features/general/features.aspx?id=10488   (1150 words)

  
 Tennis
Tennis returns to the courts for the CACC Team Championships scheduled for Saturday, October 14th.
The Lions' Tennis match scheduled for Saturday, September 16th was cancelled as well due to the weather.
With women’s tennis a CACC sport for the first time, GCU improved on a 4-9 campaign in 2004, with a 2005 mark of 8-5, finishing with the CACC’s No. 1 seeding in the first-ever conference playoffs.
www.georgian.edu /athletics/tennis.htm   (4475 words)

  
 City of Austin - PARD Home
Tennis merchandise and racket stringing services are provided at each facility.
Caswell Tennis Center was built in 1946 and is the oldest operating tennis facility in Texas.
Austin High Tennis Center is a shared facility with Austin High School and A.I.S.D. The school tennis team uses the courts during school hours.
www.ci.austin.tx.us /parks/tennis.htm   (400 words)

  
 Tennis
Whether you're a fellow tennis player, or new to the sport, this is the place to come if you want to talk tennis.
This is one of the few places in the world where tennis is equally as important as golf and other popular activities.
Tennis players dread shorter days and less daylight to play in, but it's even worse when the weather turns bad.
www.suite101.com /welcome.cfm/tennis   (501 words)

  
 Tennis Week   (Site not responding. Last check: )
During those dismal days when she was slumping to a 1-10 start to this season, Jelena Jankovic briefly flirted with the notion of breaking off her engagement to the pro tennis circuit to pursue life as a full-time student on a college campus.
Tennis Hall of Famer John McEnroe and Tennis Week founder Eugene L. Scott were friends and former doubles partners.
Tennis Week will post a semi-regular blog throughout the U.S. Open featuring the observations, insight, analysis and personal anecdotes provided by Tennis Week board members, who are on site attending the U.S. Open.
www.sportsmediainc.net /tennisweek   (2577 words)

  
 City of Mountain View - Tennis
Tennis courts at Cuesta Park are lighted and available for advance reservations March 15th through October 31st.
Nonresidents who play tennis with a resident on a nonreserved (walk-on) court pay $1.00 per hour.
This league is for boys and girls, 18 years old and under, with experience equivalent to the Recreation Division's Beginning II lessons.
www.ci.mtnview.ca.us /visiting/tennis.htm   (154 words)

  
 Tennis Tickets - nwtix.com/Tennis Tickets - Buys/Sells Tennis Ticket
We are able to provide access to Tennis tickets for events through our contacts and various sources.
Tennis Ticket prices and availability are subject to change at any time.
Tennis Ticket deliveries are guaranteed no later than the day before the event unless stated otherwise, however every effort will be made to deliver Tennis tickets as early as possible.
www.nwtix.com /Tennis_Tickets.html   (623 words)

  
 VL of Sport - Tennis
Tennis Teaching Forum see if anyone can answer some of those difficult questions or let everyone know what you think about a tennis issue.
Today the ITF is composed of the national tennis associations of 200 countries.
Wheelchair Tennis from the ITF with the only rule difference that two bounces of the ball are allowed.
sportsvl.com /ball/tennis.htm   (2240 words)

  
 Category:Tennis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The main article for this category is Tennis.
Members of the Tennis Hall of Fame (chronological)
Members of the Tennis Hall of Fame by nationality
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Tennis   (114 words)

  
 University of Minnesota Duluth Athletics
The University of Minnesota Duluth tennis team heads into the final weekend of the regular season with two matches left.
The University of Minnesota Duluth tennis team will finish up the regular season road portion of the 2006 season with a trip to Vermillion, S.D. The Bulldogs will face Emporia State University on Saturday, April 1 at 5 p.m., and then volley with North Central Conference rival the University...
The University of Minnesota Duluth tennis team returns home for one match at the Fieldhouse on March 4, 2006 against regional rival Bemidji State University.
www.umdbulldogs.com /womens/tennis   (456 words)

  
 Tennis: Tennis-Center.de - Tennistraining - Tennisspieler - Tennis Equipment - Tennisurlaub - Tennis-Center.de
Du betrachtest unser Forum derzeit als Gast und hast damit nur eingeschränkten Zugriff zu Diskussionen und den weiteren Funktionen.
Hier kannst Du Dich kurz den anderen Mitgliedern vorstellen und "Hallo" sagen.
Hier kann über alles geredet werden, was mit Tennis zu tun hat...
www.tennis-center.de   (362 words)

  
 BBC - Science & Nature - Hot Topics - Tennis
In a drawn out match they can be on court for several hours with nobody to talk to.
Find out how new materials are making tennis rackets more powerful.
Everything you always wanted to know about tennis but were too afraid to ask
www.bbc.co.uk /science/hottopics/tennis   (458 words)

  
 Men's Tennis - NCAA Sports.com
Bryan Koniecko, a sophomore on the Ohio State University men's tennis team, has been named to the 2007 USTA Summer Collegiate Team.
Lynn University won the 2007 Division II Men's Tennis Championship on May 12, defeating defending champions Valdosta State 5-1.
Competition in the singles and doubles tournaments for the 2007 Division III Men's Tennis Championship wrapped up on May 20 with UC Santa Cruz completing a sweep of the team, singles and doubles national titles.
www.ncaasports.com /tennis/mens   (262 words)

  
 Tennis News and Live Tennis Scores
Sponsored message from gotickets.com: gotickets.com is the industry leader when you want to purchase tennis tickets to one of the grand slam tennis tournaments.
Tennis Server also provides daily reports from approximately a dozen tournaments each year, distributed to our subscribers by email, and containing extensive high quality photography from each event.
All original material and graphics on the Tennis Server are copyrighted 1994 - 2005 by Tennis Server and its sponsors and contributors.
www.tennisserver.com /news.html   (243 words)

  
 Independent Online Edition > Tennis   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Tennis is turning up the volume and turning off the lights.
Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic were born within a week of each other and have been friends and rivals since they first met on a tennis court at the age of 11.
Both 19-year-olds have made huge strides in their first three years on the senior tour, but it was the Serb who stole a march on the Scot in their semi-final at the Pacific Life Open at Indian Wells in California on Saturday night.
sport.independent.co.uk /tennis   (1176 words)

  
 Urban Legends Reference Pages: Sky Tennis
That's Andre Agassi and Roger Federer playing on a tennis court at a hotel in Dubai over by Saudia Arabia - These pictures are amazing, especially the last one.
February 2005, tennis pros Roger Federer and Andre Agassi were in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, for the ATP's Dubai Duty Free Men's Open, a
The Burj Al Arab hotel, built upon a man-made island and designed in shape to resemble the sail of a dhow, features a large cantilevered helipad that extends out from one side of the hotel and over the ocean.
www.snopes.com /photos/sports/skytennis.asp   (243 words)

  
 Tennis
No registration is necessary for tennis lessons, which are open to City and non-City residents.
The nine-day tennis competition—featuring three levels of play—is open to juniors and adults of all ages and abilities.
USTA’s Pittsburgh Tennis Block Party features three hours of free tennis instruction, interactive games and attractions, offering people of all ages and abilities the opportunity to learn and enjoy the benefits of the game—from fun and competition to lifestyle and fitness.
www.city.pittsburgh.pa.us /parks/html/tennis.html   (635 words)

  
 La Quinta Resort and Club | Tennis
Director of Tennis, Mike Casey leads an all-star line-up of USPTA certified instructors.
However large or small your group is, we have an event and/or tournament that is sure to suit your needs, with several events requiring no previous tennis experience.
Our Tennis Coordinators take great pride in finding the "perfect match" whether it is singles or doubles, on clay or hard courts.
www.laquintaresort.com /tennis   (368 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Tennis: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Tennis Tactics C hapters 1 and 2 review fundamentals of tennis...
Introduced to tennis by one of his clients, he knew right away that...
Taylor Coleridge P icking the right person to share your tennis life with is no small matter.
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&keywords=Tennis&tag=internetinternat&index=books&link_code=qs&page=1   (1028 words)

  
 US OPEN TENNIS TICKETS - All Sessions Available - Tennis Ticket
The United States Open tennis tournament, commonly referred to as the U.S. Open, is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam tennis tournaments.
We are able to provide access to US Open Tennis tickets for events through our contacts and various sources.
US Open Tennis Ticket deliveries are guaranteed no later than the day before the event unless stated otherwise, however every effort will be made to deliver US Open Tennis tickets as early as possible.
www.nwtix.com /US_Open_Tennis_Tickets.html   (937 words)

  
 Tennis Equipment - Sports Equipment & Outdoor Gear - BizRate UK - Price comparisons & buy - Discount - Prices   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The ideal school tennis ball for children and beginners.
This mobile tennis partner has been developed by tennis coaches...
This children's tennis net set can be transported and used quickly...
www.bizrate.co.uk /tennisequipment   (358 words)

  
 INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE - SPORTS
Today's Olympic tennis players include some of the highest-profile athletes in the world.
Accustomed to five-star hotels and high-stakes prize money, at the Olympic Games they will bunk in the Olympic Village and compete for nothing but a gold medal.
Tennis was dropped from the Olympic programme after 1924 amid turmoil over such issues as where to draw the line between amateurism and professionalism, and it didn't return as a medal sport until 1988.
www.olympic.org /uk/sports/programme/index_uk.asp?SportCode=TE   (186 words)

  
 ESPN - Tennis News, Videos, Players, and Results - ATP, WTA, US Open, Grand Slam
Well, Andy Roddick could beat you -- and beat you rather convincingly -- using a frying pan instead of a tennis racket.
His name is on the ballot for possible induction next year into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
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sports.espn.go.com /sports/tennis   (527 words)

  
 Women's Tennis - NCAA Sports.com
In the 2007 NCAA Division I Women's Tennis Championships, Miami's Audra Cohen defeats USC's Lindsey Nelson, 7-5, 6-2 for the singles title.
Only eight teams remain in the 2007 NCAA Division II Women’s Tennis Championship after action on Wednesday, May 9 in Altamonte Springs, Florida.
The Division III Women's Tennis Championship wrapped up on May 21, as Amherst's Brittany Berckes and Alicia Menesez won the doubles title with a win over Middlebury's Amy Roche and Claire Smyser.
www.ncaasports.com /tennis/womens   (223 words)

  
 GameStats: Tennis Cheats, Reviews, News
There's no reason you should have to shell out 50 or 60 bucks for a tennis game that's loaded up with celebrity endorsements, when you can experience the same thrills for a fraction of the price.
All of your progress can be saved to a memory card (not included), so feel free to settle in to a Wimbledon-length ordeal against the computer or a friend.
Placing its focus on realistic gameplay rather than bells and whistles, TENNIS uses game-appropriate physics to bring home the look and feel of the real thing.
www.gamestats.com /objects/010/010452   (369 words)

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