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Jennifer Capriati headlines 2012 Tennis Hall class

Jennifer Capriati's tennis career — and her teenage life — took a number of twists and turns.

Originally posted. July 14, 2012

Jennifer Capriati headlines 2012 Tennis Hall class

Jennifer Capriati's tennis career — and her teenage life — took a number of twists and turns.

Originally posted. July 14, 2012

Tennis elbow strikes people other than tennis players

Dear Dr. Donohue — I played tennis since I was a young boy and continued to play it twice a week through my adult years. I retired three months ago, and now have been playing tennis daily. I have come down with tennis elbow. How could this happen when I've played regularly most of my life? How do I go about treating it? — P.L.

Sleepless nights for Japan tennis coach

Tennis coach Takeshi Murakami said Friday he had his hands full reining in his excitable young charges as Japan chase their first Olympic tennis medal in nearly 100 years on the grass at Wimbledon.

Table Tennis Television Schedule for the 2012 London Olympics

The lightning fast game of table tennis will be sure to delight audiences during the 2012 London Olympics television coverage.

Analysis by Numbers: Table Tennis Country with the Most Olympic 2012 Hope?

Sure, some events at the London Olympics are more popular with Americans than others. In the U.S., we have the ability to pick and choose favorites due to the fact that we have top athletes in all 39 events.

Tennis Channel ekes out FCC win over Comcast on carriage rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Communications Commission upheld an administrative law judge's ruling that Comcast Corp discriminated against the Tennis Channel when it placed the network in a more expensive viewing tier than Comcast's affiliated sports networks. The agency voted 3-2 along party lines last week to require Comcast to move the independent Tennis Channel within 45 days to a tier …

China success 'devastating', says table tennis chief

China's dominance of table tennis is "devastating", according to the sport's top administrator, even though he considers himself an admirer of Chinese brilliance.

London Olympics: Tennis stars see special meaning in 2012 Games

LONDON — With a red-white-and-blue tint in her braids and red-white-and-blue lacquer on her fingernails, Venus Williams was a portrait in national pride Tuesday at Olympic Park. No American has won more Olympic tennis gold than the 32-year-old Williams. And none spoke more eloquently about the spirit of the Games just hours after a jet-lagged U.S. Olympic tennis team landed at Heathrow Airport …

Top 10 Olympics Table Tennis Facts: Not Exactly Beer Pong, Badminton, or Tennis

Hey, beer pong fans, your kind has an event at the 2012 London Olympics — well, not exactly. If you have been enthralled with the table tennis showdowns since the 1988 Olympics, look forward to another glimpse at this world championship treat.