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Photos: Masha shows off the ring!!

Posted by Lana On October 24 2010

Newly engaged couple Maria Sharapova and Los Angeles Laker Sasha Vujacic were looking lovey in Los Angeles, CA on Saturday as they walk hand in hand while out for lunch. Sharapova could be seen wearing a rather large engagement ring while out and about with her future husband.

Serena Williams on the Cover of August 2010 Harper Bazaar

Posted by Lana On July 04 2010

Serena Williams is featured on Cover of August 2010 Harper's Bazaar, which hits newsstands July 20th. In the photo spread, Serena showcases her stylish self in a Fendi dress and sports a swimsuit by Eres. Inside the monthly magazine, Serena talks about how she came to accept her body, about the difficulties, and importance, of accepting her own physical differences, and dating, revealing the reason behind breaking up with rapper Common.

Photos: Shakira Attends Nadal vs Mathieu Match

Posted by Lana On June 29 2010

Shakira was spotted out at the All England Club in London on Monday afternoon watching Rafael Nadal and Paul-Henri Mathieu during their fourth round match for the Wimbledon Championships. Here are the photos, enjoy!

Photos: Brooklyn Decker, Kim Sears, Bec Cartwright and Mirka Vavrinec on Day Seven at Wimbledon

Posted by Lana On June 29 2010

Here are the photos of Brooklyn Decker, Kim Sears, Bec Cartwright and Mirka Vavrinec supporting their husbands/boyfriends on Day Seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2010 in London, England. Enjoy!

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Updated: Rafa and Nole to play doubles in Toronto?? YES!

Posted by Lana On 8/05/2010 04:15:00 PM

Jan. 16, 2010 - SYDNEY, NSW, AUSTRALIA - epa01991642 Serbian Novak Djokovic (L) and Rafael Nadal talks ground during a charity tennis exhibition match in Melbourne, Australia, 17 January 2010. The match was organised by world number one men's player Roger Federe to raise money for victims of the Haiti earthquake.

According to Spanish, Rafa and Nole will team up for doubles at the Rogers Cup in Toronto that starts next week!

Here is the translation via Google Translate:

"Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic evenly discipline's doubles 1000 Canadian Masters to be held from next Monday in Toronto. It will be the second time in the modern era of this sport that the numbers 1 and 2 form as individual ranking pair in the double box. Before only did Jimmy Connors and Arthur Ashe in 1976 and has come a long way since then.

After two and a half weeks of hard training at the Center for Modernization of Manacor, Nadal is traveling today to Canadian soil inseparable with his physiotherapist, Rafael Maymo, and with Francis Roig, who shall have as a coach both in Canada and Cincinnati (Toni Nadal join the group at the U.S. Open). After a month out of competition, the idea of Balearic pace of play is to take as soon as possible in the face to win the final major of the year. Since he won his sixth Wimbledon, Rafa has enjoyed a short holiday which combines with a treatment for his knees on the basis of infiltration of plasma. The results appear to be positive and the Spaniard is ready to face the last third of the season that will end the tour of Asia (Bangkok, Tokyo, Shanghai) to finish in Europe (Paris and London).

Nadal and Djokovic are two players who are left to see much playing doubles, discipline in which Rafa has five titles for only one of Nole. And they never played together. However, he proposed in London Serbian Rafa play together in Canada and he accepted. However, it is a tournament that brings good memories, because they have already conquered the individual level (the Spanish in 2005 and 2008, Serbia in 2007). It may be recalled that last year Nadal played this tournament with their coach Francis Roig couple, so it was not the first experiment in these parts.

Although Rafa still has 2470 points to defend until the end of the season, the goal of ending the year at the helm of the world rankings seem an easy task. Thus, among the challenges are to conquer the U.S. Open, the only Grand Slam that is missing, and win the Masters Cup in London, both events in which her best result has been the semifinals. "

If this is truth, then I think I will not sleep at all while the tournament lasts! My two favorite players playing doubles, something it's worth watching definitely!! I can't wait!

UPDATED: It's confirmed on Rogers Cup Facebook page by tournament director Karl Hale, they WILL play together!! :)))

Thanks to our reader for pointing this to us!


1 Response to "Updated: Rafa and Nole to play doubles in Toronto?? YES!"

  1. Anonymous Said,

    Just confirmed on Facebook by Tournament Director, Karl Hale.e


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