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  1. Nadal venturing into new waters

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Barely into adulthood, Rafael Nadal has been pigeonholed as the best clay-court player in the world. Now he's two wins away from a third consecutive French Open crown.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2007
  2. Ranking returns slowly for Russian Andreev

    Bonnie DeSimone

    The fact that Igor Andreev is the only unseeded player in the men's quarterfinals should not come as a surprise to anyone. Just ask Andy Roddick.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2007
  3. Canas will run all day on (and off) the court

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Guillermo Canas won't ever yield a point on the tennis court. And, as Bonnie DeSimone writes, the 29-year-old Argentine has no plans of giving up in a different court in an attempt to "clean" his name.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2007
  4. Chris Evert owned Roland Garros like no other

    Bonnie DeSimone

    On the eve of the year's second Grand Slam, seven-time French Open champ Chris Evert discusses Federer's quest for history, the state of the women's game, and looks back on her own clay-court dominance during the 1970s.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2007
  5. 'Little V' came up with a big W for USA

    Bonnie DeSimone

    What was more impressive last weekend, Vania King's singing or her swinging? The 18-year-old King sang the national anthem then helped clinch a spot in the Fed Cup semifinals for the United States, writes Bonnie DeSimone.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2007
  6. America's dynamic duo of Davis Cup

    Bonnie DeSimone

    How do Bob and Mike Bryan make life so much easier for Davis Cup captain Patrick McEnore? Bonnie DeSimone explains.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2007
  7. Nadal's start shines bright with sponsors

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Dressed like a pirate on the court, Rafael Nadal is relatively conservative and preppy off it. Bonnie DeSimone explains.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2007
  8. Serena solves Henin, on her own, in final

    Bonnie DeSimone

    If ever there was a match that proved there's no need for on-court coaching, the Sony Ericsson final between Serena Williams and Justine Henin might have been it, writes Bonnie DeSimone.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2007
  9. Canas keeps the ball in court in doping case

    Bonnie DeSimone

    A newly-ordered review of the two-year-old doping case against Guillermo Canas has launched the athlete, his legal team and international anti-doping authorities into uncharted territory.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2007
  10. Off-court issues haven't affected Henin on court

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Divorce caused Justine Henin to miss the Australian Open. However, as Bonnie DeSimone writes, the world's No. 1 player has not missed much since her return to the court.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2007
  11. Gone for now, but Larcher de Brito won't be forgotten

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Teen phenom Michelle Larcher de Brito could follow fellow Bollettieri proteges Monica Seles and Maria Sharapova to the top, but we'll have only a brief glimpse of her -- for now.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2007
  12. Canas confirms return by beating Federer again

    Bonnie DeSimone

    He served his suspension for doping and now Guillermo Canas has confirmed his return to tennis by beating Roger Federer twice in as many tournaments, Bonnie DeSimone writes.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2007
  13. For Delic, success hasn't come easy

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Amer Delic has had to struggle for everything. From war-torn Bosnia to climbing the ranks of the tennis world, nothing came easy, writes Bonnie DeSimone.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2007
  14. Corina Morariu happy to be on tour

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Corina Morariu once was one of the top doubles players on tour. Now in her 14th season, and following a bout with leukemia, the American is still enjoying every moment on the court.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2007
  15. Nadal ends drought in dominating fashion

    Bonnie DeSimone

    It had been nine months since Rafael Nadal won a tournament. However, the way in which he won the Pacific Life Open proved the Spaniard is not just a clay-court specialist, writes Bonnie DeSimone.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2007
  16. Djokovic big obstacle for Federer

    Bonnie DeSimone

    Top-seeded Roger Federer, looking for his 10th career Grand Slam, will have plenty of obstacles to overcome in order to repeat as Australian Open champion.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2007