Found September 10, 2012 on Tennis Panorama :
NEW YORK (September 10, 2012) – World TeamTennis, the coed professional tennis league co-founded by Billie Jean King, today announced an agreement to air the WTT Eastern Conference Championship and the WTT Finals on NBC Sports Network, Sept. 15-16. NBC Sports Network will air six hours of coverage from the WTT Finals Weekend presented by GEICO, set for Sept. 14-16 at the Family Circle Tennis Center in Charleston, S.C.  The network will be the broadcast home for the Eastern Conference Championship on Sept. 15, and the WTT Finals on Sept. 16.  The Western Conference Championship on Sept. 14 and the Eastern Conference Championship on Sept. 15 will both be live streamed on Leif Shiras will host the WTT broadcasts and will be joined by former WTT veteran Luke Jensen. The WTT Finals Weekend presented by GEICO kicks off on Friday, Sept. 14, when the Orange County Breakers take on the Sacramento Capitals for the Western Conference title.  Action begins at 6:30 p.m. EDT and the mat...

US Open Fan Appreciation Sale to be Held on Tuesday at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

    NEW YORK – A US Open Fan Appreciation Sale will be held on Tuesday, September 11th at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The 50% off Fan Appreciation Sale, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET, applies to all products remaining at the US Open. Entrance to the sale is located at the East Gate located next to parking lot B.   FMI (Facility Merchandising Inc.), in association...

Crawford Wins US Open Girls” Junior Championship

From the USTA– The United States Tennis Association (USTA) today announced that American Samantha Crawford of Atlanta, Ga., captured the 2012 US Open Girls’ Junior Championship with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over No. 12 seed Anett Kontaveit of Estonia at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Sunday. Crawford, who currently trains at the USTA National Training Center in...

WNBA honors US female Olympians at luncheon

The United States' female Olympians have been honored by WNBA with its Inspiration Award. The women, who won 58 of the Americans' 104 medals at the London Games, were celebrated at the league's Inspiring Women Luncheon on Monday. Tennis star Venus Williams - who earned her fourth Olympic gold, including her third in doubles with her sister Serena - credited Title IX...

TN,MGSPINTL *2070 AP-TEN--US Open Men's Final Stats,0106

U.S. Open Men's Final Stats By The Associated Press Monday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Andy Murray (3) def. Novak Djokovic (2), 7-6 (10), 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2. Murray Djokovic 1st Serve Percentage 65 62 Aces 5 7 Double Faults 4 5 1st Serve Winning Pct. 62 63 2nd Serve Winning Pct. 48 42 Fastest serve (mph) 132 128 Average 1st serve speed...

TN,MGSPINTL *2080 AP-TEN--All-Time Women's Majors Singles Titles,0084

All-Time Women's Majors Singles Titles By The Associated Press Through 2012 U.S. Open Aus Fre Wim U.S. Total Margaret Smith Court 11 5 3 5 24 Steffi Graf 4 6 7 5 22 Helen Wills Moody - 4 8 7 19 Chris Evert 2 7 3 6 18 Martina Navratilova 3 2 9 4 18 Serena Williams 5 1 5 4 15 Billie Jean King 1 1 6 4 12 Maureen Connolly 1 2 3 3 9 Monica Seles 4 3 - 2 9 Suzanne Lenglen...
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