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WTA Wrap-Up 8.23.2014: Petra Kvitova Wins Connecticut Open; Maria Sharapova The Face Of CDFA Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign; WTA Stars Take The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

If the US Open were played in New Haven, Connecticut then Petra Kvitova would be a clear favorite. The reigning Wimbledon champion won the 2014 Connecticut Open at Yale with a 6-4 6-2 victory over good friend Magdalena Rybarikova. It was Petra’s 2nd title in New Haven in 3 years and her 3rd straight final. … Continue reading

Sochi Olympic Special Correspondent and Ambassador Maria Sharapova Visits Childhood Tennis Court, Talks Up Home Town and Reveals Who She’d Root For In A Potential Russia vs USA Olympic Hockey Final

She speaks perfectly fluent American English with no accent and seems very Americanized in some ways, but make no mistake about it…Maria Sharapova is a Russian woman to her core. She was her country’s flag bearer during the Opening Ceremony at the 2012 London Summer Olympics. She is the first woman given the honor of … Continue reading

Maria Sharapova, Porsche Global Ambassador

Congratulations to Maria Sharapova on being named Porsche Global Ambassador. Already the world’s highest paid female athlete, this should add to the career Grand Slam winner’s robust portfolio. With Li Na gracing the cover of one of the TIME Magazine 100 Most Influential People In The World issues, Venus and Serena Williams having a documentary … Continue reading

Stacy Lewis Signs With OMEGA Watches

New world #1 golfer Stacy Lewis has joined OMEGA watches as a brand ambassador. The 7-time LPGA winner and reigning Player of the Year joins an impressive list of OMEGA brand ambassadors which includes fellow golfers Michelle Wie, Davis Love III, Greg Norman and Sergio Garcia, as well as entertainers such as actors and actresses … Continue reading

Yani Tseng Named Brand Ambassador For Audi

This is the kind of news I am always delighted to hear. Forbes released a top 10 female athlete earners recently and Yani wasn’t on it. Now, it’s no big deal that she wasn’t, but it’s would be fitting, given all she is in the process of accomplishing, that she make the list next year. … Continue reading