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CiCi – What’s in a Name?

A little background for this story is necessary, not because it is difficult to understand, but because there’s always a back story to most anything.

Tennis players’ names often have to fit on a makeshift scoreboard and using an entire … continue reading

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Over Before It Began

For me, the 2020 Australian Open ended before it actually began. The reason – Hyeon Chung pulled out of the men’s qualifying.

Having begun writing about the game when the men were still competing in long white pants and crisp … continue reading

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Coco Gauff – “The Next”…Time Will Tell

Staying updated in today’s tennis world has become a matter of regular tweet checks. For many quick-news subscribers, July 1, 2019 remains memorable. On that Monday, at the All England Lawn Tennis Club, Cori “Coco” Gauff defeated Venus Williams, 6-4, … continue reading