American teen Francis Tiafoe, the top-seeded boy in the French Open junior tournament, lost in the second round Monday.
He’s a budding tennis star and he’s from Maryland. He is the son of immigrants from the West African nation of Sierra Leone.
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Don and Marty had “Coffee With” teen tennis phenomenon Sloane Stephens. Ron Matz welcomed the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to Manic Monday.
If you are a fan of racquet sports, then do not “lob” over these local courts. For tennis, racquetball and squash competition, it is hard to find “fault” here.
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The 2012 Wimbledon Championship, like it had six times prior, was won by Roger Federer following his defeat of Great Britain’s Andy Murray in four sets.
Ron Matz has Manic Monday with Envoy of Pikesville. Don Scott and Marty Bass have “Coffee With” Billie Jean King.
Tennis is rated as one of the top sports to improve overall health, spurring both physical and mental vitality in workouts even non-athletes can get into. In fact, competitive tennis burns more calories than aerobics or cycling, and outperforms golf and most other sports in developing positive personality characteristics in kids. With benefits like these, and a trip to Baltimore’s best courts and clubs, you’ll be back in shape in no time.
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