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Anna Christine Patrimonio, daughter of PBA legend Alvin powered her team National University to hold off defending champion De La Salle, 3-2 and bag the title of the UAAP women’s tennis on Saturday at Paranaque City.   Photo Credit: UAAP Photography FB Page The young Tin Patrimonio, who was named as the tournament’s MVP, clinched the best [...]

Stanislas Wawrinka continued his momentum reaching the Australian Open Finals for the first time as he sent Tomas Berdych back home in their Semi-finals battle yesterday. After stunning former champion Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals, Wawrinka followed another upset defeating 2010 Wimbledon Finalist Berdych, 6-3,7-6(1),6-7(3),7-6(4). Wawrinka is now waiting to the winner between Rafael Nadal [...]

Roger Federer held off Andy Murray, 6-3, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 6-3 in their quarterfinal match to arrange semifinal contest with his fancied rival Wednesday in the Australian Open.  Roger Federer (Photo credit: sportskeeda.com) The win earned Federer his 11th consecutive appearance in the semis of Aussie’s. Federer, who will face familiar foe Rafael Nadal next [...]

Spanish star netter Rafael Nadal moved in the quarterfinals after beating Japanese Kei Nishikori 7-6 (3), 7-5, 7-6 (3) in the Australian Open. Rafael Nadal (Photo: Independent.co.uk) Nadal, who appeared for seven straight times in the quarters, will have Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Wednesday as his next opponent. Rafa, is gunning for his second title [...]

Four-time Aussie champions Serena and Venus Williams no longer participating this year doubles’ competition after the latter suffered an injury to her lower left leg. PHOTO credit: www.furinsider.com The announcement of pulling out from the contest made just shortly after their first-round match against Serbian Kristina Mladenovic and Italian Flavia Pennetta was set on Friday. [...]

Australian Open 2013 Finals Results

Serbian and world no. 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray in a gruelling four-set final to clinch his three-peat Australian Open title held at the Rod Laver Arena on Sunday, January 27, 2013. Djokovic lost the opening set in a tiebreaker but dominated Murray in the next set and win 6-7 (2/7), 7-6 (7/3), [...]

Li Na Defeated Sharapova Australian Open Finals

Li Na made an impressive performance at the Australian Open Semifinals as she was able to defeat the current World No.2 ranked Maria Sharapova at the Rod Laver Arena with the final score at 6-2, 62 win on Thursday. Although the Chinese Li was the underdog and Sharapova was the heavy favorite, Li has the [...]

Cecil Mamiit and Maria Sharapova Celebration Video

Filipino Tennis Player, Cecil Mamiit was one of the few individuals who were given credit by current world number 1 Tennis Player Maria Sharapova after her conquest of the 2012 French Open Womens Championship defeating Sarra Errani in the finals at Roland Garros Estade. The French Open is one of the four major grand slam [...]

David Ferrer

ATP World Tour Finals David Ferrer found his spot in the semifinals after defeating world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets at London O2 Arena Wednesday. Ferrer started the tournament with a triumphant victory over the fourth seed Andy Murray  and the world number five pursue up that win with a 6-3 6-1 conquest. [...]

Serena Williams

It took her an hour and 22 minutes to capture the Stanford Classic crown in California.  The 29-year old Serena William is back in her champion track after beating Marion Bartoli, 7-5 6-1. Williams has been out of action for almost a year due to foot injury and blood clot in her lungs. While rehabilitating [...]