Ruud Defeats Ramos-Vinolas

Casper Ruud fire

Chile Open, Santiago [38] Casper Ruud (NOR) vs. [45] Albert Ramos-Vinolas (ESP) Twenty-one-year-old Ruud finally found the recipe to defeat Ramos-Vinolas. In four previous meetings, the Norwegian came up short. Although, he managed to win two sets previously, he could never seal the deal. Today was a completely different story as Ruud is finally putting…

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Tennis Not In Top 5 Sports

Serena Williams top 5 sports

Americans love their sports. The top five most popular sports in the US are: Football, Baseball, Basketball, Ice Hockey and Soccer (by the way, these are all team sports).  Tennis (an individual sport) comes in at number six and some sources have it ranked even lower. Americans got spoiled with Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, and…

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Irina-Camelia Begu Back In Top 100

Irina-Camelia Begu

MOVER OF THE WEEK Mover of the week honors go to Irina-Camelia Begu.  She won an ITF tournament in Egypt over the weekend to give her some much-needed ranking points and more important, re-confirm her belief in her ability to win. When you have been losing more than winning, doubts creep in and you have…

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