Re: SportsbyBrooks Certification Of Compliance

Haven’t done this all year, so here’s some photos of semi-retired WTA player Iroda Tulyaganova you haven’t seen.

(Click for pics)
Photos could be considered NSFW depending on your occupation.

*Signs SbB Certification of Compliance form*


‘Banned’ Ad: Tennis, Breasts, Desperation Collide

Last week 2K Sports rolled out the latest version of its Top Spin tennis simulation video game.

(Video game trailer or marital aid advert? You make the call.)
Right, no idea.
Yesterday, a week after the official unveiling of the game, a racy promotional trailer featuring Serena Williams and actress Rileah Vanderbilt suddenly appeared online. The cover […]


Whoa Snap! Federer ‘Stole’ Towels Worth $5,000?

Roger Federer officially checked out of the Australian Open today, losing in straight sets in a tournament semi-final match to Novak Djokovic.

(Interview (below) now available to be entered into evidence)

I don’t know what Federer’s portion of the tournament purse will be, but I can confirm that, at the very least, he will take home the […]


L.A. Laker To Keep This Seat Warm On The Bench

On November 9, 2009 we first informed you that Sasha Vujacic and Maria Sharapova were dating.

The L.A. Laker confirmed this week that less than a year later, the relationship has been consumated.

Wow, that was fast!


Professional US Open Photos: Caroline Wozniacki

Here’s some photos from Kathy Willens of the ASSOCIATED PRESS, Jessica Rinaldi of REUTERS and Don Emmert of AFP of Caroline Wozniacki during her match against Maria Sharpova on Sunday at the U.S. Open in New York City.

To see more professional photos of Wozniacki distributed to main media outlets around the globe, go here.


Photo: Serena Has Black Eyes After Foot Surgery?

In recent weeks, there’s been much speculation in the main media about exactly what caused Serena Williams to miss the U.S. Open.

(Does Serena’s injury pass the eye test?)
Serena claimed to Christine Brennan of USA TODAY this week that she injured both feet on July 7 in Munich, but wasn’t exactly sure how she eventually […]


Video: U.S. Open Tennis Fans Fight *UPDATE*

Three fans were captured on video fighting in the upper deck of Arthur Ashe Stadium during a U.S. Open match Thursday between No. 3 seed Novak Djokovic of Serbia and unseeded Philipp Petzschner of Germany.

Follow Brooks on Twitter for daily, real-time updates.
The ugly spat started when a woman reportedly complained to a male […]


Serena: Boycott Tourney Because I Was Charged

Why is Twitter so dangerous to professional athletes? We get to see who they really are, instead of the faux, pre-packaged personalities offered us by their sponsors.

The latest example of Twitter pulling back that curtain was the indelicate display put on by Serena Williams last Saturday.
Last weekend the ATP’s Farmers Classic was being played in […]


How Is Married Life Is Treating Roddick, Federer?

You tell me.

 (Glam vs. Damn. Make that Damn vs. Damn.)

Federer and wife Mirka in Corsica last week:


Why Tennis Sucks: Too Much Grass In The Game

Why has pro men’s tennis largely fallen out of favor with the American viewing public?


To illustrate, brilliant financial blogger Kevin Kedrosky recently compared the court wear marks from the 1980 Wimbledon Final and the 2010 Wimbledon Final. (The result of weeks of use leading up to the matches.)
As you can see, even without all the […]