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Sport and Society for Arete -The Austrailian Open

Richard Crepeau | Posted 01.30.2017 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Each year the Australian Open seems to produce some excellent tennis in the form of a dramatic match, a surprising winner, or some other wonder. It is...

Two-Time Wimbledon Champion Petra Kvitova Attacked At Her Home

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 12.20.2016 | Sports

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Two-time Wimbledon champion and world number 11 Petra Kvitova was attacked in her home on Tuesday and is receiving medical attentio...

Sport And Society For Arete -- US Open Tennis

Richard Crepeau | Posted 09.12.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

On Sport and Society this is Dick Crepeau reminding you that you don't need to be a good sport to be a bad loser.

Tennis Player Possibly Poisoned At Wimbledon

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.11.2016 | Sports

Police are investigating whether a teenage tennis player was poisoned at Wimbledon. British player Gabriella Taylor was “close to death” after she...

Sport and Society for Arete - Wimbledon, Euro 2016, and The Open

Richard Crepeau | Posted 07.21.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

For all those tired of the scandals, the doping, the cheating, the assaults of all sorts, not mention the exploding egos and profligate millionaires t...

What Andy Murray Teaches Agencies About Client Partnerships

Advertising Week | Posted 07.12.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Fiona Scott, Managing Director, PSONA The dream team is back. With coach Ivan Lendl once again by his side, Andy Murray was crowned Wimbledon cham...

We Can Only Imagine What Bradley Cooper Said To Make Irina Shayk Cry

The Huffington Post | Karli Bendlin | Posted 07.12.2016 | Entertainment

This weekend marked the start of another annual Wimbledon tennis tournament ― a time for the sport’s greatest stars to prove their talent, and a t...

Serena Williams' Wimbledon Gown Is Yet Another Win

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.11.2016 | Style

Serena Williams is having a pretty great week. She took a selfie with the Duchess of Cambridge, got cheered on by pal Beyoncé and oh, right, won her ...

WIMBLEDON CHAMP!

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 07.10.2016 | Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Andy Murray put the finishing touch to an almost faultless fortnight to claim a second Wimbledon title w...

Beyoncé Game, Set, Slayed At Wimbledon To Cheer On Serena Williams

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 07.09.2016 | Entertainment

In the grand tradition of Beyoncé distracting everybody on the sidelines of sporting events, Queen Bey attended the Wimbledon women’s singles champ...

Serena Williams Wins 22nd Grand Slam Title

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 07.11.2016 | Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - It was third time lucky for American Serena Williams as she finally matched Steffi Graf’s professional era recor...

Serena Williams And Duchess Kate Take The Most Awkwardly Cute Snapchat

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.07.2016 | Style

What do you do after you make it to your umpteenth finals at Wimbledon? Why, you take a selfie Snapchat video with Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, of...

The Big Brands at Wimbledon, and Andy Murray's Socks

Advertising Week | Posted 07.06.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By John Shaw, Chief Product Officer, Brand Union When we think of Wimbledon, there are certain brands that spring to mind: Pimm's, Lanson, Robinson...

Sport and Society for Arete -NBA Finals, Summitt and Howe

Richard Crepeau | Posted 07.05.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

It is always a surprise to me that so much can happen in SportsWorld in only two weeks. It was just over two weeks ago that I left for Canada and the ...

Game, Set, Match: What Wimbledon Can Teach a Creative Director

Advertising Week | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Ian Haworth, Executive Creative Director, Wunderman UK Wunderman UK’s executive creative director, Ian Haworth, reminisces about his time as a b...

Shock Loss At Wimbledon Ends Djokovic's Historic Quest

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.02.2016 | Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic is fallible after all, as American powerhouse Sam Querrey proved in stunning fashion to stop the Se...

Soccer And Tennis: Two Sports Needing More Than A Facelift

Stafford Betty | Posted 06.28.2016 | Sports
Stafford Betty

The commissioners who make and guard the rules need always to keep in mind the spectator. Professional soccer and tennis are forms of entertainment, and what entertains best is probably the way the sport should go.

Who Would Win a Match Between Serena Williams and Steffi Graf?

Quora | Posted 05.19.2016 | Sports
Quora

Who would win in a match between Serena Williams and Steffi Graf? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questi...

Serena Williams Is Back And Raring For Redemption

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 05.18.2016 | Sports

As grey skies fade to blue and the calendar shifts to late May, the tennis world is focusing its collective attention on Paris, as the annual French O...

Why You Should Care About the Australian Open

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 01.18.2017 | Sports
Sajeel Qureshi

The Australian Open is one of the biggest tennis tournaments in the world. It's ok, you've probably watched as many Aussie Open tennis matches as you have Home Alone movies without Macaulay Culkin. Don't worry, you're not alone.

The Best Style Moments From Wimbledon 2015

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.04.2017 | Style

Wimbledon is sadly over, and while there were obviously some super impressive athletic feats made over the two-week event we were also delighted by a ...

Serena Williams Dazzles In A Bejeweled Gown At Wimbledon Champions Dinner

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.13.2015 | Entertainment

Show-stopper. Serena Williams was a vision in blush pink at the Wimbledon Champions Dinner at the Guild Hall Sunday in London. The superstar athlete ...

Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer In Four Sets To Win Wimbledon

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 07.12.2015 | Sports

It is his third Wimbledon title.

Serena Williams' Secret Weapon: 'Jehovah God'

Religion News Service | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 07.10.2015 | Religion

(RNS) If Serena Williams wins Wimbledon Saturday (July 11), she will likely say — as she usually does after a big win — “I want to thank Jehovah...

Victoria Azarenka Calls Out The Most Tired Double Standard In Tennis

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 07.08.2015 | Sports

Belarusian tennis player Victoria Azarenka may have lost to Serena Williams in Tuesday's quarterfinals at Wimbledon, but she made the most of her post...