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A Bucket-List Day at Wimbledon

Kathleen Beckett | Posted 04.28.2015 | Travel
Kathleen Beckett

Last spring when I realized that a business trip to London would coincide with Wimbledon, I decided to cross one more experience off my bucket list an...

Aussie Open Champion!

AP | By JOHN PYE | Posted 04.02.2015 | Sports

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title and continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals by extending ...

Cheering on Income Equality, from Davos to Melbourne

Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D. | Posted 03.29.2015 | Business
Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D.

Before we impose taxes, and before we wait for a market correction, we have to correct our star-crossed mindset and stop rewarding the 1 percent as though they create 99 percent more value than the rest.

5 Predictions for the 2015 Australian Open That I Hope are Wrong

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 03.22.2015 | Sports
Jaime Heilbron

The 2015 Australian Open began a few days ago. For tennis fans in the western hemisphere, particularly those in the Americas, that basically means two weeks full of tennis, sleepless nights, and a lot of coffee in the mornings to make up for failing Morpheus.

On the Culture Front: Tennis Without Humidity (and Other Wonders in Palm Springs)

Chris Kompanek | Posted 11.03.2014 | New York
Chris Kompanek

As the US Open rages on through insane humidity, I'm reminded of a weekend I spend last year at the BNP Paribas Open, in lovely (and dry) Palm Springs...

My GOAT Match

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 10.26.2014 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

With the U.S. Open beginning this week, and all the online tennis chatter being about Federer's chances, I thought I would do a bit of a change and write today about a topic everyone loves discussing.

Jordan Schultz

These Famous Athletes Rely On Sleep For Peak Performance

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.14.2014 | Sports

For professional athletes, exercise, diet and training are crucial to maximizing their abilities. But in recent years, more and more athletes have bee...

Sharapova Knocked Out Of Wimbledon

AP | Posted 07.01.2014 | Sports

LONDON (AP) — Five-time major champion Maria Sharapova bowed out in the fourth round at Wimbledon on Tuesday, losing 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-4 to Angelique ...

What Luck! Maria Sharapova Is The Face of New Avon Fragrance

US Magazine | Sharon Tanenbaum | Posted 06.11.2014 | Style

Game, set, match! Fresh from her win of the French Open, Maria Sharapova was named the face of Avon fragrance Luck on Wednesday, June 11. ...

Championne! Maria Sharapova Wins French Open Title

AP | CHRIS LEHOURITES | Posted 06.07.2014 | Sports

PARIS (AP) — Even though her serve failed her repeatedly, Maria Sharapova is a French Open champion once again. Sharapova won her sec...

Sharapova Is Back In French Open Final

AP | By HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 08.05.2014 | Sports

PARIS (AP) — Might be easier said than done. Still, Maria Sharapova offered a tidy aphorism to sum up the formula that's carried her to a third cons...

Work Out Like Maria Sharapova In Just 15 Minutes

Sarah Klein | Posted 03.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Sarah Klein

With no transition time in between movements, I found myself falling behind as I transitioned out of the resistance band and onto the box. The second and third times through were much smoother, but not perfect.

Sharapova Lands Sochi Gig

AP | Posted 11.13.2013 | Sports

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova will work for NBC during its Winter Olympics coverage in her childhood home of Sochi. Th...

U.S. Open: Unpredictable 2013 Tennis Season Arrives In New York

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 10.26.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- A surprise Wimbledon champion one day, a retired player providing TV commentary the next, nobody's been in touch with the fickle nature of...

10 Things To Know For The U.S. Open

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 10.24.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — A look at 10 of the top topics at the U.S. Open, the hard-court Grand Slam tennis tournament that begins Monday and ends Sept. 9: 1....

Head-To-Toe Orange Sherbet Is A No-No, Cate

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 08.23.2013 | Style

This week's worst-dressed list is full of celebs who wore unflattering colors. Brittany Snow's outfit could have been adorable, but her choice of beig...

OUT

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 10.21.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Four-time major champion Maria Sharapova pulled out of the U.S. Open on Wednesday because of a right shoulder injury. "Maria Sharapova is...

Maria Sharapova Considered Changing Her Name

Posted 08.20.2013 | Sports

In what may have been one of the most outlandish -- and brilliant -- publicity stunts attempted in 2013, Maria Sharapova reportedly considered changin...

Sharapova Fires Tennis Legend After 1 Loss

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.16.2013 | Sports

Maria Sharapova and Jimmy Connors were apparently not particularly mindful of the motto on the flag of Cincinnati while in town for the Western & Sout...

The Sports World's Best Couples

Vogue | Posted 10.01.2013 | Style
Vogue

Inspired by Vonn and Woods's budding histoire d'amour, we've assembled an all-star lineup of our favorite sports-world pairings, from tennis It-couple Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov to newly engaged basketball lovebirds Kevin Durant and Monica Wright.

Sharapova Hires New Coach

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.12.2013 | Sports

Maria Sharapova has hired Jimmy Connors as her new coach. A day after announcing she was parting with Thomas Hogstedt, Sharapova posted on her websit...

Wimbledon 2013: How The Mighty Have Fallen

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

"The shock of all shocks." That was how tennis legend Chrissie Evert described Serena Williams' fourth-round defeat by Sabine Lisicki at Wimbledon...

The 10 Best-Dressed Tennis Players

Vanity Fair | Posted 08.28.2013 | Style
Vanity Fair

while tradition mandates all-white ensembles, the game's gutsiest players have since experimented with a rainbow of uniforms, accessories, and even hairstyles. Naturally, their taste for forward-thinking fashion extends beyond the confines of the court as well.

Sharapova Out

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 08.26.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of Wimbledon by a 131st-ranked qualifier on a day when injuries forced the withdrawal of seven other pl...

Why We Love Maria Sharapova's 'Whiplash' Ponytail

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.26.2013 | Style

When Maria Sharapova steps onto the tennis court, she means business. The Russian player first sent shockwaves down our spines when, at just 17, she d...