Tag Archives: U.S. Open

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Sachia Vickery, Playing it Safe With Her Money, Playing to Win on the Tennis Court

Sacrifice, Love, and ‘Team Family’ lifting Sachia Vickery to tennis elite

Rising tennis star Sachia Vickery, ranked 133 in the world, and her family shares their…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Venus and Serena: Williams Sisters Top All-Time Money Winners in Women’s Tennis

Why tennis prize money is soaring

While Venus and Serena Williams are 22 standings apart in world tennis rankings, they top…

By Stacey Tisdale

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The ‘Pay Gap’ Between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova

Understanding your game and your value

The excitement Williams has generated across the globe has arguably made her the most recognized…

By Stacey Tisdale

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10 Fun Facts About Golf

What do you know about this sport?

Fun fact about golf: The modern game of golf originated in 15th-century Scotland.

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Tiger Woods struggled all week at the U.S. Open. Despite playing well on Friday (par 70), Woods missed too many putts on his way to a 13-over 293. Justin Rose, the 32-year-old Englishman, won the tournament.

Sports Biz: By the Numbers at the U.S. Open

A brief into the dollars at the world's biggest golf tournament

A look into the business of golf and the USGA.

By Darren Sands

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Cheyenne Woods, a player on the Ladies European Tour is the niece of Tiger Woods.

Being Tiger’s Niece: Why Roc Nation Sports Should Sign Cheyenne Woods

Young player ready for the spotlight

It’s time for Roc Nation Sports to sign its first golfer.

By Darren Sands

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Del Potro Out; Nadal, Murray To Meet In Quarters

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro’s bid for back-to-back Grand…

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Chief Diversity Officer Talks Plan to Change Face of Tennis

Executive hopes to take sport to new communities

Kevin Clayton, chief diversity officer of the United States Tennis Association, spoke with BlackEnterprise.com about…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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