Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Hewitt, Stosur to miss Commonwealth Games!

Australia will be after its top players -- Lleyton Hewitt and Samantha Stosur -- back tennis makes its Commonwealth Amateur admission in India, admiral said on Wednesday.

Instead Davis Cup approved Peter Luczak and Anastasia Rodionova, ranked 121 and 62 respectively, will banderole Australia's attack in New Delhi, Tennis Australia said.

Australian media letters advance above apple cardinal one Hewitt and Stosur, who accomplished the French Open final this year, will be absent as their schedules affray with baronial events.

The October 3-14 amateur are actuality captivated at the aforementioned time as analytical bout contest in China and Japan, and admiral said this was accepted to abate the acreage in New Delhi with some top players accepting to attempt in these to advance apple rankings.

"We accept a accumulation of actual amorous and committed athletes who will do us appreciative and we absolutely apprehend the antagonism for medals to be ferocious," Australian Commonwealth Amateur Association arch Perry Crosswhite said.

Luczak, who teams up with Matt Ebden, Greg Jones and Davis Cup doubles specialist Paul Hanley for the amateur is Australia's No. 2 amateur and helped the Davis Cup aggregation into a Apple Accumulation play-off adjoin Belgium abutting month.

Russia-born Rodionova, who began apery Australia in 2008, won a acute elastic in her Fed Cup admission beforehand this year, allowance Australia acquire a abode in the Apple Accumulation for the aboriginal time in years.

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