September 13, 2005

Congrats to the 2005 US Open Champions!

Congratulations to the US Open Winners, one and all. We wish we could highlight all of them, but we're just going to mention the singles today. Of course, congrats to Federer and Clijsters, who are gracious champions who deserve the win. And of course to the runners-up, Agassi and Pierce, for showing us geezers that there is life after 30!

As a side note, although the WTA lists Pierce's sponsors (below), apparently she is playing without a clothing or shoe sponsor. I also heard James Blake did not have a racquet contract. C'mon guys, these are high-profile pros who are great for the game, let's get on the phone to them with an offer!

Here's a rundown of the finalists' equipment:

Federer
Shoes: Nike Nike Air Zoom Vapor Speed
Racquet: Wilson Wilson nSix-One Tour 90
Clothing: Nike

Agassi
Shoes: Adidas Barricade II
Racquet: Head Head Flexpoint Radical
Clothing: Adidas

Clijsters
Racquet: Babolat Pure Drive
Shoes: Fila X-Point
Clothing: Fila

Pierce
Racquet: Yonex Ultimum RD Ti-80
Clothing: Nike
Shoes: Nike Air Commit

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Posted by Bob Wallace at September 13, 2005 11:09 AM
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