Ben Rothenberg

Ben Rothenberg


Host @NCR_Tennis podcast, Senior Editor @racquetmagazine, and currently writing a book (coming summer 2023). Enjoy Eurovision, trivia. benrothenberg1@gmail.com

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Holy heck, what a quarter of the WTA 1000 Toronto draw.

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Naomi Osaka’s coach Wim Fissette announces the end of the partnership. Won two Slams together.

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The @CitiOpen  is matching AndyMurray’s prize money donation to Ukraine aid efforts this week. Murray, who has been donating 100% of his prize money this season to humanitarian support in Ukraine, spoke of the need to keep the fading issue at the forefront.

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@johnhmillman  Could be wrong, but I'm not sure there's a non-vaxxed US citizen player whose ranking gets them anywhere near the US Open field currently? This remains an issue for one individual. And FWIW, media has to show proof of vaccination to get our credentials for US Open.

One striking thing about Serena's impending exit is how much of the current top crop will never get to face her. They've never played Serena (in singles): #1  Swiatek#2  Kontaveit#3  Badosa#5  Jabeur#10  Raducanu#11  Gauff#13  Fernandez#18  Kudermetova#19  Krejcikova

18-year-old Coco Gauff could vault to #1  in the WTA doubles rankings with a win in the WTA 1000 doubles final today.

On an unfortunate incident at #CincyTennis  yesterday: During the first set of the women's qualifying match between Anna Kalinskaya and Anastasia Potapova, one of the players complained to the WTA chair umpire, Morgane Lara, about a woman sitting in the stands... (1/12)🧵

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Asked Nadal about #AusOpen  with or without Djokovic, and he had a very forceful response.

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Roger Federer gracious as Rafael Nadal passes him in the Grand Slam count for the first time in their careers. #AusOpen 

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Mouratoglou admitted to ESPN that he coached. Thus, the warning was correct by Ramos. Then, racket abuse warning was indisputable. Williams felt entitled to having coaching warning retracted, which never happens. So she ranted abusively, and got a third warning. All fair.

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