Former top-five player Todd Martin will serve as the next chief executive of the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum as it undertakes a major renovation and expansion, the Newport, R.I.-based facility announced Tuesday.
Roger Federer is off until Wednesday, while one player in the bottom of the draw will have to contest five matches in seven days. Todd Martin writes Wimbledon should have been open for business on Sunday.
Todd Woodbridge will have to wait until 2004 to try to break the record for career doubles titles. Woodbridge and Jonas Bjorkman lost to twins Bob and Mike Bryan 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (9) Tuesday and were ousted at the round-robin stage of the Tennis Masters Cup.
Pete Sampras will face Australian doubles specialist Todd Woodbridge in a grass-court exhibition match on Thursday as he tries to recover his form for the Wimbledon championships which begin next week.