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Julia Lemigova Marries Tennis Hall of Famer Martina Navratilova

Julia Lemigova and tennis great Martina Navratilova are married. The 58-year-old Tennis Channel analyst and fiancĂ©e Julia Lemigova said “I do” in front of family and friends at New York’s Peninsular hotel on Monday. The ecstatic tennis hall of famer spoke to the BBC following the nuptials to talk about their big day. “It’s just really odd,” she said. “I’m …

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Caroline Wozniacki Forgot To Take The Money, $1.45 Million!

Tennis sweetheart Caroline Wozniacki, currently holding the seventh spot in the world rankings, was said to be more excited about New York Fashion Week than her U.S. Open runner-up winnings. She was apparently so excited that she left the tournament without claiming her $1.45M prize money. After losing to her close personal friend Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final …

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Li Na: Chinese Tennis Champion Retires Due To Chronic Knee Injuries

Tennis superstar, Li Na, has announced her immediate retirement from the sport saying her chronic knee injuries cause so much pain that she is no longer able to give 100% to her game. The current world No. 6 is the first Chinese player to win a grand slam singles champion title, which she won twice, in the French Open in …

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Martina Navratilova Proposes At US Open

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova proposed to her longtime girlfriend Julia Lemigova at the US Open at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City on Saturday, September 6. Navratilova, 57, could be seen wearing a white ensemble as she got down on one knee to pop the question. Lemigova wore a black pencil skirt and a black and white V-neck …

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Stacy Lewis Stays No. 1 With Win at NW Arkansas

Last week, LPGA No. 1 ranked golfer Stacy Lewis finished second to Michelle Wie at the US Open, losing by two shots. Despite the fact she was competing for a major golf championship last week, Lewis admitted that she was more nervous at this week’s LPGA NW Arkansas Championship. “It’s so hard to play here, it’s so much harder than …

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Ivan Lendl and Andy Murray End Coaching Relationship

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and coach Ivan Lendl parted ways after a two-year working relationship, the two announced on the British player’s blog Wednesday. “I’m eternally grateful to Ivan for all his hard work over the past two years, the most successful of my career so far,” said Murray, who returned from back surgery this season. “As a team, we’ve …

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Victoria Azarenka Eliminated from China Open

Victoria Azarenka has not fared well since her runner-up performance at the US Open. The current Australian Open champion lost to Venus Williams in her first match of a tournament in Tokyo last week. This week, Azarenka was unable to defend her win last year at the China Open, losing to Andrea Petkovic 6-4, 2-6, 6-4. Azarenka displayed uncharacteristic talents …

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Maria Sharapova Denies Engagement Rumors

Tennis star Maria Sharapova didn’t play in the US Open last week, but she’s managed to stay in the spotlight nonetheless. As her official Twitter feed indicates, she’s been making the talk show rounds, and attending New York Fashion week events: With Larry King at his studio. Airing tomorrow night. @kingsthings pic.twitter.com/yizTmxEf6X — Maria Sharapova (@MariaSharapova) September 10, 2013 This …

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Novak Djokovic Advances To US Open Final

Novak Djokovic, top-ranked when entering the U.S. Open tournament, has survived in a rally to advance to the final match. Djokovich, the Serbian native, defeated Stanislas Wawrinka 2-6, 7-6 (4), 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the semi-finals in order to advance and play against Rafael Nadal in the finals. This will mark his seventh hard-court grand slam final in a row. …

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Olivia Culpo Getting Serious with Nick Jonas

For all you Jonas fans out there (do you all even still exist?), you no longer have to live in the limbo of is Nick dating Olivia Culpo or not, because, he is. While in New York, the pair attended the U.S. Open tennis tournament on Tuesday. And of course, photos were taken of the comely couple. One of which …

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