Monthly Archives: April 2010

ANDRE AGASSI TURNS 40

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Birthday huzzahs to Andre Agassi, who turns 40 on Thursday, April 29, 2010. Here’s my summary of his life and career in this excerpt from my book “THE BUD COLLINS HISTORY OF TENNIS” ($35.95, New Chapter Press, www.NewChapterMedia.com) A player of irresistible flair, appeal and shot-making ability since appearing on the professional landscape as a …

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EASTER ON KEY BISCAYNE

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KEY BISCAYNE, FL – Forget the Easter egg allusions.  Eggs had already been laid on the blueberry-toned tennis court by such embarrassed participants as Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Venus Williams.   If you had bought tickets for yesterday’s Sony Ericsson Open finals, you probably muttered, “Where’s Federer?  Where’s Nadal?  Aren’t they supposed to play …

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