Tennis stars Roger Federer and Serena Williams have both pulled out of an exhibition tournament in India next week as a result of the country's cash crunch, organisers said Tuesday. The two former world number ones had been the big-name draws of the Indian leg of this year's International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) which is scheduled to take place in Hyderabad from December 9-11.
The Rush is a podcast brought to you by SB Nation and MinerRush.com, with Alex Nicolas and Anthony Salom talking all things UTEP and Conference USA sports. A wild UTEP basketball weekend involving non-basketball happenings has dominated the local headlines. What happened? We'll explain what we saw and try to move on. Three straight losses, and Tim Floyd admits this team is well….not very good, we discuss. We will also hit a little UTEP football recruiting as the coaching staff goes after some possible early JUCO enrollees.
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