Marion Bartoli hit a high point in her career when she won at Wimbledon last month and earn her first and only Grand Slam title. But earlier today she said she would be hanging up her racket for good.
The 28-year-old tennis player from France took an early exit from the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati after losing to Simona Halep, and she made the shocking announcement in her exit interview, saying:
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A national bicycling organization has named Maine the second most bike-friendly state in the country. Washington was named the best.
The organization says that these rankings help states increase tourism, as well as improving the general perception of the states.
Congrats, cyclists of Maine and Washington! Keep it up!
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