Beginning the 2016 season ranked 14th in the world, 25-year old Milos Raonic is now considered the third best tennis player on the planet.
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TAMPA, Fla – Roberto Cid is no stranger to the sacrifices that go with playing a Division I sport for a top-ranked university.
When he was 13, the family moved from the Dominican Republic to Florida so that the youngster could pursue a tennis career.
“My sisters wanted to study here and I wanted to play tennis and so because of those things, my parents decided to move here,” Cid said last Friday at the University of South Florida tennis complex.
TORONTO — Take it from High Park tennis players: you can play tennis in Canada all year round. Set in the heart of Toronto’s biggest park, the public courts have created tennis players so devoted, they actually shovelled snow off the courts to keep playing through the winter. Sam (who declined to give his last […]
TORONTO — For west end tennis players, it seems there’s no place like Howard Park Tennis Club (HPTC). Embedded in the east end of High Park, HPTC is a home away from home for many of its 570 members, who spend April to October training, competing and socializing at the laid-back west end facility. Established in […]
Underdog Canada fell to Serbia in the semis of the Davis Cup on Sunday, despite taking a 2-1 lead into the day and needing one win out of two singles matches. The loss sends the Serbs to face the Czech Republic in the tournament. Vasek Pospisil, the 23-year-old from Vernon, B.C., showed impressive fight against […]
Teenage discipline can sound like an oxymoron. In 16-year-old tennis player Sumit Nagal’s case, he’s determined to be an exception. The junior tennis scene is mostly dominated by 18-year-olds, whose size and experience play a key role in both physical and mental aspects of the game – there are just seven players his age in […]
TAMPA, FL — One can’t expect an athlete to be honourable if they control the officiating, especially with the game on the line. University of South Florida tennis player Alessandra Bonte knows this too well, as referees are not always present to make calls, leaving the call and scores to the players. The junior lost […]