A celebration of female fitness - Palm Beach
Palm Beach PostA celebration of female fitnessPalm Beach PostTennis legend Martina Navratilova won the final of her four U.S. Open singles championships in 1987. And sure, the Czech lefty's aggressive style of play helped transform women's tennis. But perhaps even more impactful was Navratilova's approach to ...and more »
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 9:04 pm
NCAA warns NC to repeal HB2 or no
USA TODAYNCAA warns NC to repeal HB2 or no championships through 2022USA TODAYHowever, the LGBT sports group Athlete Ally organized more than 50 members of the athletic community including Sue Bird, Breanna Stewart and Martina Navratilova, to sign an open letter criticizing the Texas state legislature of SB6. MORE ON THE ISSUE:.Filed - North Carolina General AssemblyNorth Carolina General AssemblyInside the NCAA on Twitter: "NCAA reaffirms North Carolina championship stance. https://t.co/2XqPodlQUP"Twitterall 167 news articles »
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 2:28 pm
Over 40 years later, Bosworth Tennis is
Tennis MagazineOver 40 years later, Bosworth Tennis is still customizing racquetsTennis MagazineHe was the master of customization, producing perfectly balanced frames for champions like Ken Rosewall, Martina Navratilova, Ivan Lendl, Monica Seles, Pete Sampras and many, many more. Though Warren Bosworth passed away in 2010, his company, ...
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 8:33 am
AP PHOTOS: Memorable winning streaks in
The RepublicAP PHOTOS: Memorable winning streaks in sports historyThe RepublicMartina Navratilova won a record 74 straight matches from February until December 1984. After winning the French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open, Navratilova appeared destined to complete the Grand Slam at the Australian Open, then played on her ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 8:53 am
Top athletes, including Martina Navratilova,
ThinkProgressTop athletes, including Martina Navratilova, take a stand against Texas bathroom billThinkProgressMartina Navratilova of the U.S. holds the winners trophy after she and Bob Bryan won the mixed doubles championship over Kveta Peschke and Martin Damm of the Czech Republic at the US Open tennis tournament in New York, Saturday, Sept. 9, 2006.Athletes sign open letter to Texas legislature in opposition of SB6ESPNAthletes Oppose Anti-Trans Texas BillAdvocate.comall 44 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 5:02 am
A 10-day sports extravaganza awaits in
A host of other events will also take place to complement the main action on court. The WTA Legends Classic will see tennis icons like Martina Navratilova and Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario playing for the fans’ delight while the WTA Rising Stars Invitational ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:17 pm
Williams Sisters Leave an Impact That’s
“The Williams sisters pretty much retired Hingis,” said Craig Kardon, a longtime women’s coach, who worked with Martina Navratilova and is now with the American CoCo Vandeweghe. “There are still a few players with that style ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:47 pm
DAVENPORT, FISH AND AUSTIN ADDED TO ALL-STAR
The player field for the one night charity tennis event, co-hosted by Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King, also includes four former world No. 1s - Andre Agassi, Stefanie Graf, Martina Navratilova and Andy Roddick. Tennis action is set to begin at 7 p.m ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:41 pm
U.S. Open Fashion: A Look Back at Tennis
He also had an influence in the on-court looks of Martina Navratilova, Virginia Wade and Rosemary Casals, among many others. Many of these designs have since found a home at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, which has preserved, catalogued and curated ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:27 pm
Hyde: Chris Evert aces eulogy on her father
"Or maybe it would've freaked my opponent out," she said. "Maybe it would've freaked Martina out." Martina Navratilova, Evert's one-time rival and now good friend, laughed with the rest of the crowded church, dotted with civic and tennis names. But when ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:40 am