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The Silver Tennis Collection makes its twelfth appearance at the US Open to benefit USTA Serves, the national charitable foundation of the United States Tennis Association.
Formerly located up on the Club Level of Arthur Ashe Stadium, Silver Tennis is enjoying a new venue at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center - just off the East Plaza in a retail space inside the covered court building.
Just in time for viewers to enjoy Labor Day's action at the US Open, TV network CBS and cable provider Time Warner Cable ended their payment dispute and reinstated programming to millions of homes on Monday.
The agreement ended a month-long blackout of CBS and CBS-owned channels including Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network and the Smithsonian channel that affected more than three million homes in New York, Dallas and Los Angeles that began on 2 August.
The USTA and Time Warner Cable recently announced a multi-year sponsorship for the US Open through which the cable company will serve as an Official Sponsor of the US Open Tennis Championships in New York City across its core products and services, including digital cable, high speed internet, home phone, and IntelligentHome.
"We are very pleased to be partnering with a leader such as Time Warner Cable. We fully expect that their innovative approach to sponsorship activation and best in class services will bring additional enhancements to US Open fans," said Lew Sherr, Chief Revenue Officer at the USTA.
Fuse Science, Inc., a consumer products and delivery technology company that is developing new, patent-pending technologies poised to redefine how consumers receive energy, medicines, vitamins and minerals, has announced that Andy Murray is now ‘Powered By Fuse(R)'.
Murray won the 2013 Wimbledon Championships as well as the 2012 US Open singles titles, and is the 2012 Olympic tennis men's singles champion.
It was a fine day for British tennis when both Laura Robson and Dan Evans notched up fine singles wins on the first day of the US Open.
With four Brits posted in the main draws, it was a real red letter day, and they did not disappoint.
Babolat is to become Wimbledon's official licensee of tennis racquets, bags and accessories from 1 January, 2014.
The specialist brand, which already offers the official shoe for The Championships, has thus strengthened the two brands' joint offering, which focuses on innovation, boldness and elegance with a British twist.
Andy Murray's coming challenge as defending US Open champion is to retain his title and it begins against the Frenchman Michael Llodra on Tuesday, the start of a long and arduous task over the next two weeks if he is to keep his hands on the trophy.
Seeded third for the tournament at Flushing Meadows in New York, Murray is drawn in the same half as the world number one, Novak Djokovic.
An array of events lead into the US Open and the ATP World Tour's No 1 Celebration was probably one of the glitziest, with past and present champions gathered to mark the 40th anniversary of the Emirates ATP Rankings at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Friday night.
Ilie Nastase, who became the first ATP World No 1 on 23 August 1973, was present to be honoured on the night, along with successors John Newcombe, Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe, Ivan Lendl, Mats Wilander, Stefan Edberg, Jim Courier, Marcelo Rios, Carlos Moya, Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Gustavo Kuerten, Lleyton Hewitt, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Andy Roddick, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.
Conference Co-ordination, the meeting professionals, has signed an agreement with the Tennis Industry Association UK as the trade body's fifth Preferred Supplier.
Founded in 1989, Conference Co-ordination has enjoyed sustained and successful growth in the field of conference and event management.
Despite all the hype surrounding her wish to change her name to Sugarpova for the duration of the US Open and sacking her newly appointed coach Jimmy Connors, Maria Sharapova has now pulled out of the season's last major.
US Open Tournament Director David Brewer said in a statement: "Maria has informed us that she will be unable to compete at the US Open this year due to a right shoulder bursitis and has withdrawn from the tournament.