Spanish tennis player Nuria Llagostera Vives , has been busted for doing meth. She tested positive for methamphetamine while at a tennis tournament. She is suspended for two years and the suspension expires on Sept. 7, 2015, according to reports from the International Tennis Federation. Llagostera Vives is now 33 years old and only plays in doubles matches. She was once ranked as...
Spanish tennis player Nuria Llagostera Vives was suspended for two years on Monday after testing positive for methamphetamine last summer at a California tournament.
Her ban expires Sept. 7, 2015, the International Tennis Federation said. The 33-year-old Llagostera Vives now plays only doubles; her singles ranking reached No. 35 in 2005.
She was to have played doubles with Francesca...
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Spanish doubles tennis player Nuria Llagostera Vives has been suspended for two years after testing positive for methamphetamine at a tournament.
The International Tennis Federation said the 33-year-old Llagostera Vives's ban expires Sep. 7, 2015.
Llagostera Vives now plays only doubles, though her singles ranking reached No. 35 in June 2005.
The ITF said she was due to play...
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(November 11, 2013) Spanish tennis player Nuria Llagostera Vives has been banned for two years after she tested positive for methamphetamine last summer at the Bank of the West Classic women’s event in Stanford, California. Llagostera Vives who is 33 is basically only a doubles player now. Her highest ranking as a singles player came in 2005 when she reached No. 35. Her suspension...
Armed with a two-handled racket that resembles a pair of hedge clippers, Brian Battistone headed to the U.S. Open to play mixed doubles this week.
Never mind that he and partner Nicole Melichar lost Friday to Nuria Llagostera Vives and David Marrero of Spain in the first round. It was Battistone who caught the attention around Court 14 - a nonconformist with a strange racket and...