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NURIA LLAGOSTERA VIVES RUMORS

Spaniard banned after drug positive

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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November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennis player banned after positive for meth

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  |  Discuss

Tennis Player Nuria Llagostera Vives Suspended for Two Years After Testing Positive for Methamphetamine

(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...
Via Tennis Panorama
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

2-handled racket creates stir at US Open

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...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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