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ATP World Tour Calendar for 2015

Official 2015 ATP World Tour Calendar

Official 2015 ATP World Tour Calendar

ATP has just released the official 2015 ATP World Tour Calendar. The major highlight goes to… one more week for the grass season  with Stuttgart changing from clay to grass! 2014 ATP world tour will consist of 62 tournaments in 31 different countries all over the world. ATP decided to “(…) The extended grass-court swing

Eusebio - Portugal

Eusébio the winner of the first European Golden Boot died today

Eusébio a former portuguese soccer player (born in Mozambique) and one of the best football players worldwide in the 1960’s and 1970’s, passed away today age 71 (cardiac arrest). Eusébio was the first Portuguese football player that reach worldwide stardom, preceding Luis Figo, Rui Costa and Cristiano Ronaldo. He was the leading player for Sport

João Sousa: a new star from Portugal in professional tennis

João Sousa is currently the best Portuguese tennis player at position 77 in the ATP ranking and today he became the first Portuguese tennis player to ever win an ATP tournament after he have beaten Julien Benneteau in the ATP 250 in Kuala Lumpur.  In route to the championship he defeated (among others) David Ferrer and Jurgen Melzer. Sousa could

ATP World Tour Finals 2013: Federer is back for the twelfth time in a row (Updated)

He is not in the highest ranking, he is not the most probable winner but Roger Federer is there for the twelfth time in a row, a feat only paired by Ivan Lendl. There is though one former player that qualified more than 12 times for the now called ATP World Tour Finals:  Andre Agassi with 14