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From our space correspondent at NASA Houston control – Derrick Cosmos. Back in 1957 the worlds first satellite was launched by the Soviet Union – known as Sputnik. This was the first step in the space race between the Soviet Union and the USA. But what NASA have now discovered is that prior to Sputnik being launched by the USSR, they undertook over 10,000 test launches – using tennis balls. When Sputnik was launched it came as a great shock to the USA as they had no idea that the USSR was even working on such a space satellite system.…

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Astonishing news from the USA today, when it was announced at the Library Of Congress that officials had found original documentation to prove that Leonardo Da Vinci invented the tennis racket. It had always been thought that the original tennis racket that we know today was invented by Major Walter Clopton Wingfield, when he patented the first modern version of the game of tennis in 1874. With this new information, it now appears the tennis racket was invented over 350 years before originally thought. The chance discovery only came to light when a researcher at the Library of Congress was thumbing through…

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From our reporter George Asphiligan in Australia. Today at 2.45pm Brendan O’Ness, also known locally as “The Muncher” – managed to finally eat 1000 tennis balls, breaking the previous world record by 999 tennis balls. Brendan, who lives in Willirousa in Queensland, Australia – took nearly 4 months to each 1,000 tennis balls – averaging 7 tennis balls a day (but none on Sundays). Brendan is being hailed by the local community of Willirousa as a true Australian hero. Down at the local pub there is now a shrine to Duncan in toilet number 3. So why did Brendan undertake…

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Following the fall of the Soviet Union, facts about Lenin and Stalin that were previously covered up are starting to be released. Most people in the Soviet Union never knew that Stalin and Lenin played tennis doubles together for 5 years, only stopping when Lenin died in 1924. The reason the truth about this unique tennis amazing doubles partnership was covered up, was it was seen as playing tennis was too “bourgeoisie” and did not fit in with the communist mantra that was being told to the Russian population. Stalin and Lenin were doubles club champions on several occasions at…

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I LOVE TENNIS – Teddy Bear This adorable traditional brown teddy bear is made with super soft fluffy fur perfect to cuddle up to, full of character and with a friendly face – this teddy makes the ideal gift. This Teddy Bear is new and comes in perfect condition. This superb brown teddy bear wears a t-shirt with I Love Tennis on it. This lovingly crafted traditional brown teddy bear is full of character and with a friendly face, everyone will love this bear. CE Approved for quality. Lovable, huggable toy for children age 3+. An excellent present for any occasion.…

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