LONDON, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- The London-based Association of Tennis Professionals has hired a former U.S. Mafia member to lecture tennis pros on illegal gambling. Authorities believe that organized crime is behind betting scams that have recently tarnished the reputation of professio
SOPOT, Poland, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Seventh-seeded Florian Mayer cruised into the quarterfinals of the clay-court Orange Prokom Open in Poland Wednesday with an easy straight-sets victory. Mayer improved to 10-2 over his last 12 matches at the tournament, with the losses coming in the champ
Spain's David Ferrer, fourth seed, returns the ball to Martin Vassallo Arguello of Argentina in the second set of play at the U.S. Open tennis championship held at the U.S. National Tennis Center on August 25, 2008 in Flushing Meadows, New York. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
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