With a depleted Spanish team, the Argentines are heavy favorites heading into their Davis Cup clash. But despite the formidable makeup, it's going to take gumption and hard work to complete the journey.
Venus and Serena have been long-standing WTA Tour fixtures. But since a much-publicized incident involving alleged racism at Indian Wells, the siblings have boycotted the event. If their exile continues next year, harsh penalties may be awaiting.
Much to her chagrin, Maria Sharapova was asked to address again the apparent signals she received from her father and her hitting partner during matches at the Open, including holding up four fingers or waving a banana.