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September 10 1962 Rod Laver wins tennis Grand Slam


On September 10th 1962, Rod Laver defeated fellow Australian Roy Emerson in four sets to win the U.S. Open. With the victory, Laver became the first man to win the tennis “Grand Slam” of four major tournaments in the same year since Don Budge in 1938. Having already won the first three major tennis championships … Continue reading

Australian Open Men’s Final Betting (2009)


Roger Federer is set to equal the fourteen Grand Slam titles won by Pete Sampras this Sunday evening with a win over nemesis Rafael Nadal. The men’s semi-finals of the Australian Open told quite the story. Roger Federer had little problem disposing of long-time punching bag Andy Roddick in straight sets on Thursday night. Federer … Continue reading

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