Andy Murray captures the US Open 2012 last night and finally his first Grand Slam to followup his Olympic gold medal win last month. Murray have lost his first four Grand Slam finals — against Djokovic in the 2011 Australian Open, and against Roger Federer at the 2008 U.S. Open, 2010 Australian Open and 2012 Wimbledon.
“The Face-Off” will return to Toronto in November 16 , 7 p.m at the Air Canada Centre with a new roster of superstar tennis players. Joining Canada’s No. 1 singles player Milos Raonic, will be former world No. 1 Andy Roddick, who recently retired from tournament play at the US Open, 15-time Grand Slam champion and recent US Open titlist Serena Williams and current world No. 3 and 2012 Wimbledon finalist Agnieszka Radwanksa.
UNIQLO presents their Performance Collection for their latest line of tennis apparel inspired, modeled, and created for pro tennis star, Novak Djokovic. Launching in the United States on August 27 during the 2012 U.S. Open Tournament in New York, the collection features 10 activewear garments ranging from shorts, paints, shirts, and warm-up jackets – worn by Djokovic this year during The French Open, Wimbledon, and 2012 London Olympics.
Maria Sharapova is going into the candy business. The 3rd ranked, four-time Grand Slam title winner launched her Sugarpova brand of 12 types of sweets on Monday features flavours like rainbow-coloured gummy candies, little yellow sweets that resemble tennis balls as well as sugary lips, high heels, sunglasses, purses and more. At this year’s French Open, which Sharapova won, she called Sugarpova “the most exciting project that I’ve ever done … because it’s my own business, my own investment, my own money.”
Maria also has the U.S. Open Tennis Championships taking place from August 27 until September 9.