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Wimbledon: An occasion for white

Jun 23, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for Tuesday, June 24, 2104
Posted In: Wimbledon, tennis

Fact check: How big is the U.S. Open, really?

Aug 26, 2013
The U.S. Open tennis tournament, which starts Monday, dubs itself as the biggest annual sporting event in the world.
Posted In: tennis, U.S. Open, Wimbledon

Maria Sharapova considered name change to Sugarpova

Aug 20, 2013
Tennis superstar flirts with ridiculous name change, decides against it -- and reaps the PR benefits.
Posted In: tennis, marketing

Andy Murray wins Wimbledon and 75 million reasons to smile

Jul 8, 2013
As a mere U.S. Open champion and Olympic gold medal winner, Murray had been making $12 million a year. That number is expected to shoot up to $75 million after his victory Sunday at Wimbledon.
Posted In: Sports, tennis

Weird Wimbledon threatens to upset ratings and ads

Jul 2, 2013
What the ouster of big names like Serena Williams and Roger Federer could mean for ESPN's ratings and revenue.
Posted In: Sports, tennis, espn, television, ratings

Tennis' latest dispute: Larry Ellison's 'net' worth

Mar 15, 2013
Multi-billionaire Oracle CEO Larry Ellison wants to increase the prize money for his tennis event, the BNP Paribas Open. But other tournament owners worry it'll price them out.
Posted In: Larry Ellison, Oracle, tennis

BBC introduces grunt control for Wimbledon

Jun 30, 2011
Technology has made itself useful again! And this time no robots are involved!* The Beeb is offering a new way to watch and listen to Wimbledon...
Posted In: grunting, tennis