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bethanie mattek shines

That's Bethanie Mattek playing her first round match at the 2007 U.S. Open. This shiny gold dress is relatively tame for her (she once wore an argyle cowboy hat on court), but in a good way. It's a great balance between letting out her inner Elton John and dressing like the other great tennis fashion icons. Update: All of Mattek's four Open outfits are from the Eva … [Read more...]

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Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Stacey Allaster ring NYSE bell 2013

  Purple, like the logo: Not sure if Bethanie Mattek-Sands is the WTAer I'dve taken with me to the NYSE to ring the opening bell, Ms. Allaster. Is this the image we want to project to the world about who is playing tennis these days? I guess we can mix things up, seeing that Serena Williams and Vika Azarenka got a chance to thank SAP when that data partnership was … [Read more...]

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Museum of Communication in Berlin - Pasta exhibit

Broadway magic? A new play is in the works for Broadway, set on the rivalry and friendship between NBA legends Magic Johnson and Larry Bird. The play is in its casting phase right now, which The Wall Street Journal noted was a blessing for the vertically-blessed. | And if you like your hardwood stories with a little bit of dance and song, Lysistrata Jones, a musical now in … [Read more...]

bracketology: it’s all about serena (plus more predictions)

By Christopher Phillips Venus and Serena: potential final showdown? Or just posing for the red carpets? At the Hamptons magazine cover party last week. (Getty) More: See Christopher's breakdown of the men's side of things here. Caroline Wozniacki -- Quarterfinals | Maybe the world’s no. 1 will play better now that her relationship with Rory McIlroy (someone who has … [Read more...]