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Nike Tennis 2012 Austrailian Open Lookbook

As the first Grand Slam event of the year gets underway, news coming out of the Australian Open revealed a rift between tennis’ two biggest stars. Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, both signed to Nike, had clashed on issues like revenue percentage dedicated to prize money for … READ MORE

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RE-Fresh: Nike Air Tech Challenge II (1990)

Produced by: Dan Hwang Written by: Jesse Carr There is nothing subtle about Andre Agassi. His style was rebellious, and both his game and his appearance shook the conservative world of tennis. Strutting into hallowed courts in stonewashed, cut-off jeans over neon biker pants that he wore … READ MORE

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Nike WMN Air Max Mirabella 3 – 2011 U.S. Open Edition For Serena Williams

Designed with a power player in mind, the Nike Air Max Mirabella 3 for Women is the perfect performance footwear for athletes like Serena Williams. With the removal of traditional materials on the mid-panel, the development team at Nike Tennis added a mesh layer in their place … READ MORE

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Nike Tennis 2011 U.S. Open Collection For Serena Williams

An all-American athlete will need an all-American outfit. And so, Nike Tennis Creative Director Janice Lucena rose to challenge in the creation of Serena Williams‘ new U.S. Open Collection. In Williams’ new Smash Hard Court Dress, attentions been paid around the chest and shoulders. A sweetheart silhouette … READ MORE

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Nike Tennis Presents “Take Every Advantage” With Serena Williams | Event Recap

It was a fight to make it this far for Serena Williams. A serious foot injury mid-summer last year routed chances for her to defend her Wimbledon and U.S. Open titles. The former world’s number one female tennis player was dealt another blow early this year when … READ MORE

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Nike Vapor 8 Tour – 2011 U.S. Open Edition For Roger Federer

Feel right at home on the abrasive hard surfaces on U.S Open, the Nike Vapor 8 Tour‘s XDR outsole will be the perfect weapon in Roger Federer‘s arsenal for him to take back his title. The lightweight Flywire along with perforated TPU film upper create an optimal … READ MORE

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Nike Tennis 2011 U.S. Open Collection For Roger Federer

As Hurricane Irene slowly dissipated into thin air, the world’s best tennis players have converged for the fourth and final Gand Slam tournament of the year, the U.S. Open Tennis Championship in New York City. With no Grand Slam title for the year, Roger Federer, currently world’s number … READ MORE

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Nike Tennis 2011 Wimbledon Collection For Roger Federer

Of the four Grand Slam championships in tennis, only Wimbledon lacked the word “open”.  Partly because the feat to play on the All England Club‘s grass courts itself is already an unique experience.  The oldest among the four and considered by many to be the most prestigious, … READ MORE

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Nike Tennis – 2011 London Collection For Rafael Nadal

As Wimbledon 2011 kicks off next week, Rafael Nadal will be doing his best to pull off a hat-trick, looking to lock down a third victory on the storied grass of England after his wins in 2008 and 2010. As usual, Rafa will hit the court in … READ MORE

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Rafael Nadal x Nike 2011 French Open Collection

Known as “The King of Clay”, Rafael “Rafa” Nadal is no stranger to the courts at Roland Garros. Since first qualified for a Grand Slam tournament back in 2003, Rafa has won 5 of his 8 appearances at French Open. It was also his straight win at … READ MORE

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Nike Tennis – 2011 French Open Collection For Roger Federer

Is there a 3-way rivalry brewing? With his gameplay improving by the season, Serbian tennis pro Novak Djokovic astonished many at this year’s Australian Open when the 23-year old defeated Roger Federer in straight sets, thus robbed Federer the opportunity in advancing to the finals down under … READ MORE