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Category Archives: (WTA) ITF Challenger

Transsexual Player Andrea Paredes Gets First Ranking, Announces herself As The World’s Saviour

Remember Andrea Paredes, the first transsexual to ever compete in a professional event since Renee Richards? This week, she will finally pick up a ranking for the first time after being awarded a wildcard into three tournaments and notching up an impressively atrocious 0-4 record in matches, 0-8 in sets and 1-48 in games in [...]

Elise Tamaela Attacked, Knocked Out and Left On A Drip By Opponent’s Father

Yesterday at the lowly ITF $25k Versmold, 27 year-old Elise Tamaela was subjected to a brutal verbal and physical attack by a fellow competitor’s father, which knocked her out and left her on a drip in hospital overnight.

Challenger Stories: A Day In Wrexham

We may follow the ATP and WTA religiously, but it’s the ITF Challenger events where all the drama really happens. This week, a $25k is being held in Wrexham and Adam went down to check it out. I have to say firstly that all other challenger events I have attended have always had quite a [...]


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