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  • Breakers suffer first loss

    The Newport Beach Breakers suffered its first loss, falling, 21-20, on the road to the St. Louis Aces Thursday night. Travis Rettenmaier and Lester Cook won in men's doubles, 5-4, and Anne Keothavong won in women's singles, 5-2, for the Breakers (2-1)....
  • Breakers bounce back

    Tennis legend Pete Sampras will be joining a winning team Saturday at The Tennis Club Newport Beach. The Newport Beach Breakers responded to their first loss of the season with a 23-14 road win against the Kansas City Explorers Friday, improving to 3-1...
  • Star-studded night

    Star-studded night
    NEWPORT BEACH — Twenty-four years had passed since tennis legend Pete Sampras won a big tournament at The Tennis Club Newport Beach. The club was called the Balboa Bay Club Racquet Club in 1987, when Sampras, a 15-year-old kid, captured the CIF...
  • Virgen: Sampras still boring? No

    Virgen: Sampras still boring? No
    Back in 1999, Pete Sampras appeared on "60 Minutes." Charlie Rose posed a somewhat leading question that could've made Sampras uncomfortable. Instead, the tennis great just smiled. "So when you read, 'he's boring,' you say," Rose prompted. "I'm not,"...
  • Virgen: Football for a good cause

    Virgen: Football for a good cause
    Char McNabb doesn't mind talking about her son, Donovan. If you mention there's a chance Donovan could be headed to the Hall of Fame, she'll tell you, "Of course. I feel that he is, from a mother's perspective. And, he's such a nice guy." If you ask her...
  • Breakers schedule released

    World Team Tennis released the 2011 schedule for the Newport Beach Breakers on Thursday, featuring seven home matches throughout July at The Tennis Club Newport Beach. The Breakers open July 5, when they play host to former Breaker Lindsay Davenport...
  • 'Special K' is coming

    'Special K' is coming
    Anne Keothavong, Great Britain's No. 2-ranked singles player, sometimes goes by the nickname, "Special K." The Newport Beach Breakers sure hope the tennis player will be special for them. The Breakers selected Keothavong with the first overall pick in...
  • Sampras to return

    The Newport Beach Breakers are bringing back one of the best players in tennis history this July. The Breakers selected 14-time Grand Slam champion Pete Sampras with the first overall pick in the World Team Tennis Marquee Player Draft on Tuesday....
  • Federer Wins Seventh Wimbledon Title

    Federer Wins Seventh Wimbledon Title
    LONDON -- Roger Federer secured a record-equaling seventh Wimbledon title to dash the hopes of Andy Murray and a partisan Centre Court crowd. Federer made it 17 grand slam titles to his name after a two-and-a-half-year drought and matched the haul of...
  • Briefs: Hingis heading to Newport

    Former world No. 1 tennis player Martina Hingis, playing this season with the New York Sportimes of World Team Tennis, will play at the Newport Beach Breakers on July 9. The Breakers announced that Hingis, a five-time Grand Slam women's singles champion,...
  • No Longer "Old" At 30, Roger And Serena Favorites At U.S. Open

    No Longer "Old" At 30, Roger And Serena Favorites At U.S. Open
    Several Januarys ago, Roger Federer --one of the greatest tennis players of all time -- cried after losing the Australian Open to his rival, Rafael Nadal, of Spain. The two men had battled five sets, for more than four hours, but the five-years-younger...
  • Time for another smash

    Time for another smash
    Tennis great Pete Sampras and his wife, actress Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, have listed their newly built compound in Lake Sherwood for $25 million. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Hot Property: The March 6 Hot Property column, which reported that...