The least we could do is give her some immortality." Some other time we can debate where and how intensely to point fingers.But for now maybe we can agree on this: Capriati is a celebrity, a curiosity, an embodiment of precocious talent, burnout, too-much-too-soon, a courageous comeback. And in some time zones, the 2013 season is already under way? You know how when marginal tennis players make an unexpected run at a tournament, we love to talk about their adjustments and improvisation?So much so that she is a source of curiosity, a full quarter century after her breakthrough. By the same token, she ought to know that her legion of supporters greatly outnumber those who "slaughter and humiliate" her (her words). I saw a quote from Toni Nadal suggesting that the year-end Masters should be rotated among different surfaces, rather than always on hard courts. As recently as several years ago, the ATP rotated the site of the season-ending cotillion each year. We're always game for fielding offbeat questions, especially during that short interregnum when there are no ATP or WTA events. Scratch that.) Anyway, I would say a combo of the Big Four would take down Brody, no problem -- just combine Federer's diplomatic tact with Nadal's physical presence, Djokovic's tenacity and Murray's ... They had to buy new underwear because they ran out! They had to stay at a KOA campground because they booked only a few nights at the Marriott and when they went to extend their stay, there were no available rooms! They thought this would be a fun show for six episodes. Remember, for all the comebacks and unretirements, Date-Krumm was out of action for more than a decade. That should be easy to confirm, but well, you know ...She may once have had a vicious forehand, but it’s her vicious fist that has former tennis star Jennifer Capriati in the news.Authorities claim Ms Capriati stalked Brannan for several months prior to the assault, which occurred a year after the couple separated.The charges were denied by Capriati’s lawyer Richard Lubin yesterday.Ms Capriati, 37, is accused of punching Ivan Brannan, 28, while he worked out at the Oxygen Gym in North Palm Beach, Florida, on Valentine’s Day.
All this comes on top of a series of impressive firsts, including closing the main room of the internationally respected Time Warp Festival in Mannheim; an all-conquering coast-to-coast tour of USA; a marathon 12-hour set in front of a sold-out 7000 capacity Metropolis club in his home town of Naples, and invitations to play back-to back sets with Marco Carola, Danny Tenaglia, Adam Beyer, Dubfire and Dave Clarke.It’s the latest allegation in two decades of off-court incidents involving the former No. The 36-year-old faces misdemeanor battery and stalking charges after, police say, she hounded ex-boyfriend Ivan Brannan with phone calls and text messages.The alleged stalking escalated with a Valentine’s Day confrontation in which police say Capriati tracked her 28-year-old ex to a North Palm Beach, Fla., gym and punched him four times in the chest while he worked out.Nowhere is this adulation more evident than in the front few rows of any Joseph Capriati gig.
One of an exclusive club of touring DJs who donât just travel to their audience but actually attract an audience to their shows from outside the host country, Joseph Capriati fans travel miles across countries and continents to follow his sound.On Monday, Maria Sharapova gave a surprise press conference in which she announced that she had failed a drug test during the Australian Open.