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Tennis – A modern Australian icon, Barty a return to the golden generation

Tennis – A modern Australian icon, Barty a return to the golden generation

By Courtney Walsh MELBOURNE (Reuters) – When Evonne Goolagong Cawley first saw Ash Barty in Melbourne, she was mesmerized. Barty was only a teenager, but she already had the style of the type of player the four-time Australian Open winner had been waiting for, for what felt like a lifetime, to get out of the …

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Tennis – A modern Australian icon, Barty a return to the golden generation

Tennis – A modern Australian icon, Barty a return to the golden generation

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – When Evonne Goolagong Cawley first saw Ash Barty in Melbourne, she was mesmerized. Barty was only a teenager, but she already had the style of the type of player the four-time Australian Open winner had been waiting for, for what felt like a lifetime, to get out of the women’s ranks. Seven-time …

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Tennis equipment market to reach .8 billion by the end of the year

Tennis equipment market to reach $10.8 billion by the end of the year

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The global tennis equipment market: is expected to take into account a valuation of US$9 billion in 2022, increasing at a CAGR of 2.9% to achieve an estimated power of US$10.8 billion by the end of 2029. According to a market report published by Future …

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Tennis Australia partners with Samsara to tackle plastic pollution

Tennis Australia partners with Samsara to tackle plastic pollution

Tennis Australia partners with a pioneering Australian enviro-tech startup to reduce plastic bottle waste at the Australian Open. Under the newly formed partnership, Tennis Australia is supporting recycling innovators Samsara in their mission to end the plastic pollution crisis, through their Wildcard Ventures VC fund, A pioneer in ‘infinite recycling technology’, Samsara uses plastic-eating enzymes …

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Men’s and women’s teams overwhelmed in opening games

Men’s and women’s teams overwhelmed in opening games

Both Georgetown tennis teams fell 0-7 in their opening games of the season. On Saturday, January 22, the men’s team took on Harvard, No. 20, while the women competed against the University of Maryland. The loss will help the Hoyas prepare for future competitions, said Head Coach Freddy Mesmer. “We started with our strongest opponents …

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Kenya’s tennis star Angela Okutoyi made history — Quartz Africa

Kenya’s tennis star Angela Okutoyi made history — Quartz Africa

Kenya’s tennis prodigy, Angella Okutoyi, 17, made history at this year’s Australian Open by being the first Kenyan woman to win a match at a junior grand slam tournament. Despite the Australian Open being Okutoyi’s debut in a junior grand slam event, she progressed to the third round before losing to Serbia’s Lola Radivojevic. On …

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Ashleigh Barty And Dylan Alcott’s Secret Weapon Is A Former Nike Marketing Exec

Ashleigh Barty And Dylan Alcott’s Secret Weapon Is A Former Nike Marketing Exec

Some of the key moments of this year’s Australian Open took place far from a tennis court and had nothing to do with a certain vaccine-averse Serbian champion. Ben Crowe, a mindset and life coach whose clients include the world’s No. 1 for women, Ashleigh Barty, who cherishes her country’s hopes for a championship, and …

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