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Indian Wells Saturday Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Keys vs. Stosur: Together with Sloane Stephens, Keys may hold the key to the future of Ameri...

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Indian Wells Friday Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Tennis Channel starts its coverage of the BNP Paribas Open a day earlier than usual this yea...

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The Elite Eight: Players Seeking the Indian Wells-Miami Double

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

More remarkable than any feat in tennis outside the majors, the Indian Wells-Miami double ti...

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The Finish to the Fortnight: Australian Open Men's Final Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

As Federer and Nadal inevitably dwindle in productivity with the years, the two men behind t...

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Lurking in the Shadows: Australian Open Dark Horses

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Having broken down each of the contenders in the Australian Open fields, we take a look at t...

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On Top Down Under (II): Australian Open ATP Contenders

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

We follow the same pattern that we used in the preview of the women’s contenders for t...

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On Top Down Under: Australian Open WTA Contenders

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Starting our series of 2013 Australian Open previews, we discuss the ladies before the gentl...

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Last Stop Before Melbourne: WTA Sydney Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In the week before a major, players hoping to launch deep runs there eye a last opportunity ...

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Five Juniors To Watch: Guest Article by Nick Rodrigues

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Since I don't follow the junior circuit closely, I asked someone who does to cast a glance a...

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New Year's Resolutions: 2013 Tennis Edition

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

As the last few hours of 2012 tick down, we share possible New Year’s resolutions for ...

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And So It Begins: WTA Brisbane Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Except for Radwanska (in Auckland) and Li (in a new Shenzhen event), all of the WTA top ten ...

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Two By Two: Hopman Cup XXV Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Always a sunny event to start the season, the Hopman Cup will let real sunlight shine down u...

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Man of the Year: Novak Djokovic

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:He may not have repeated what he accomplished in 2011, but Djokovic’s valiant...

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Woman of the Year: Serena Williams

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief: Validating her comeback from an extended absence, Serena delivered one of her most...

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Upsets of the Year: Razzano and Rosol

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

While some of the 2012 awards witnessed stiff competition, this category became a foregone c...

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Unsung Heroine of the Year: Agnieszka Radwanska

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:Highlighted by a Miami title and her first major final at Wimbledon, Radwanska entr...

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Unsung Hero of the Year: David Ferrer

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:Reaching at least the quarterfinals at every major and winning seven tournaments, D...

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Overachiever of the Year (WTA): Sara Errani

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:A mistress of multitasking, Roland Garros runner-up Sara Errani played 138 matches ...

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Overachiever of the Year (ATP): Roger Federer

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:Halting time in its tracks on the grass where his fame began, Federer snapped a pot...

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Signature Achievement of the Year (WTA): Maria Sharapova

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:Validating her comeback from shoulder surgery, Sharapova became just the tenth woma...

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Signature Achievement of the Year (ATP): Rafael Nadal

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Unlike the articles preceding them, the pair on signature achievements focus on a single com...

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Breakdown of the Year (WTA): Petra Kvitova

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

The competition for this award raged fiercely for most of the season between the two women w...

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Breakdown of the Year (ATP): Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:Ending 2012 further from contention than when it started, Tsonga squandered his mom...

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Breakthrough of the Year (WTA): Victoria Azarenka

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

In brief:Finally fulfilling her potential, Azarenka swept from her first major title at the ...

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Breakthrough of the Year (ATP): Andy Murray

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

This article opens our series on 2012 in review, which will award seven types of distinction...

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'Tis The Season: 2012-2013 Exhibition Season Preview

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Despite their sporadic laments over the short offseason, the leading stars of tennis tend to...

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Czechmate: Reflections on the Davis Cup Final

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Securing its first Davis Cup title since 1980, the Czech Republic dethroned defending champi...

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Six Themes to Czech Out: Previewing the Davis Cup Final

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

Just as we did with the Fed Cup final, we present six questions and possible answers regardi...

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Don't Laugh at the Djoker: ATP World Tour Finals Review

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

We offer thoughts on the performances of the elite eight at the World Tour Finals in London....

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The Last Word: Previewing the Final of the Finals

By ChrisSkelton @ Sharapovanovic- Your Ticket to Tennis!

At the end of the first season in nearly a decade that no man truly dominated, the year-end ...

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