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Azarenka Boyfriend is Sergei Bubka

According to Google Trends, “azarenka boyfriend” is the fifth most used search term for Internet users googling information about Victoria Azarenka, the WTA tour’s latest tennis queen. Azarenka supplanted Caroline Wozniacki as the #1 woman tennis player and her Internet popularity has soared. As with her increased celebrity, so has the interest in her personal life increased as well. Victoria Azarenka’s boyfriend is Sergei Bubka, the son of Ukraine’s pole.. Read More

Dubai Tennis 2012: Federer beats Murray, wins 5th Dubai Title

World #3 Roger Federer won a record 5th Dubai title by beating #4 Andy Murray in straight sets 75 64. The win is Federer’s second title this month and his 72nd ATP tournament title. He earlier claimed the Rotterdam crown for his first title 2 weeks ago. Federer takes home $409,170 in prize money for winning Dubai 2012 but more importantly, he brings a 10-match win streak and into March.. Read More

Dubai 2012 Tennis ATP Preview: Djokovic, Federer lead Strong Field

The Dubai 2012 draw was announced with the top 2 seeds Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer in opposites sides of the draw and will not meet earlier than the final match. Andy Murray is in the same half of the draw as Djokovic and both players could meet in the semifinals. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is drawn in Federer’s half of the draw. Potential quarterfinal match-ups include Djokovic vs #7 Janko Tipsaveric,.. Read More

Stosur slams Serena to win US Open, 1st Grand Slam

Stosur wins 2011 US Open for first Grand Slam In what is being dubbed as one of the greatest upset in recent tennis history, #7-seed Sam Stosur beat #28-seed Serena Williams in straight sets 62 63 to win the 2011 US Open and her first grand slam singles title. Despite being ranked lower, Williams was the heads-on favorite to win the match. She won 2 hardcourt titles over the summer.. Read More

Spain, Argentina reaches 2011 Davis Cup Finals

2011 Davis Cup Semifinal Results: Spain beats France, Argentina downs Serbia Spain won both its reverse singles matches in Day 2 to beat France 4-1 and advance to the 2011 Davis Cup finals. Rafael Nadal beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets 6-0 6-2 6-4 to clinch the third point in the tie, and Fernando Verdasco beat Richard Gasquet 6-2 6-1 in the final match. In the other semifinal match, world.. Read More

Djokovic beats Nadal to win US Open, 4th Grand Slam

Djokovic beats Nadal – wins 1st US Open title World #1 Novak Djokovic punctuated a remarkable season by beating #2 Rafael Nadal to win the 2011 US Open in four sets 6-2, 6-4, 6-7(3), 6-1. This is Djokovic’s sixth win over Nadal this year, and all wins have occurred in championship matches including the finals of Wimbledon. Djokovic won his 10th title of the season and brings home a total.. Read More