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May 2011

  • Oakley “Fast Jacket” Media Event at 2011 French Open

    Oakley Media Day at 2011 French Open

    Posted over 3 years ago by Matt Murray

    On Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 Oakley hosted over thirty media ranging from local and regional outlets to GQ and Men’s Health to launch the latest performance eyewear – “Fast Jacket”. Reigning French Open women’s finalist, Sam Stosur, men’s number 32 in the world Janko Tipsarevic, the winningest doubles team in men’s history the Bryan Brothers and several other Oakley players helped host the media at the Tennis Club Boulogne Billancourt.

  • Oakley’s Janko Tipsarevic Wins First Round at Roland Garros

    Janko Tipsarevic Wins Opening Round Match at 2011 French Open

    Posted over 3 years ago by Matt Murray

    In typical Janko Tipsarevic style, the young Serbian took a few games to wake up and realize he was playing in the first round of a major. But once he did it was on with a furious backhand, solid net play and close to a dozen aces to storm past Argentina’s Brian Dabul in straight sets.

  • Oakley’s Sam Stosur Wins Opening Round On Philippe Chatrier

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Matt Murray

    2010 French Open Women’s Singles Finalist, Sam Stosur returned to centre court once again to kick-off the tournament as match number one of the second grand slam in 2011. Under near perfect conditions Stosur entered Philippe Chatrier on a mission and accomplished it in just over an hour, by spanking Iveta Benesova 6-2, 6-3.

  • Roma: O’s Tennis Star Sam Stosur Smashes Her Way into WTA Rome International Masters

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    She may have not conquered her first final of the year, but Sam Stosur is definitely in form. Oakley’s World Top 10 ranked Aussie bashed through rival after rival at the WTA Rome International Masters in Italy, eventually falling to Maria Sharapova in the Finals after suffering through some stomach issues the night before the headline match. But make no mistake, up to that point, Sammy displayed just why she’s one of the best on the Planet.

  • Fourth in Madrid: Bryan Brothers Claim Victory at ATP World Tour Masters 1000 clay-court

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Make it four for the Bryans in the Spanish Capital. Oakley’s long-time tennis duo smashed their way to yet another resounding victory at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Clay-Court Tournament in Madrid – topping Michael Llodra of France and Serbian Nenad Zimonjic in an intense, yet brief final.