Vera Zvonareva says she cannot get all of her course materials online, so she has to take twenty books with her when she travels to tournaments. "It helps me to not get bored with tennis."
Zvonareva and Svetlana Kuznetsova are playing doubles together in San Diego this week.
Melanie Oudin vacationed on the beach on the Isle of Palms, just outside Charleston, for a week last month.
The West Side Tennis Club is considering selling the Forest Hills stadium.
Raquel Kops-Jones and Sarah Borwell had to retire after one game in the Stanford doubles semifinals because Borwell became dizzy after the match began. Borwell sustained a concussion when she was hit in the head by a tennis ball during the doubles quarterfinals. After the retirement, she saw a doctor, who asked her to count backwards by 7s from 100. Reports Borwell, "I am unable to do that without a concussion, so you can imagine I failed!"
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