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By Edition On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Isaias ‘Iyo’ Pimentel passed away

WILLEMSTAD - Isaias 'Iyo' Pimentel died on Monday at the age of 84. Curaçao's biggest tennis player was born on Curaçao and began playing tennis at the age of ten. Between 1955 and 1965 he played at Roland Garros More...

JJ Rojer
By Edition On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Rojer tennis player of the year

AMSTERDAM, WILLEMSTAD – The Double Specialist Jean-Julien Rojer was named yesterday tennis player of the year. He received the corresponding Richard Krajicek award in hands. The Curaçao born experienced a great More...

JJ Rojer
By Edition On Saturday, August 15th, 2015

Rojer and Tecau eliminated in Montreal

MONTREAL, WILLEMSTAD - For tennis player Jean-Julien Rojer and his doubles partner Horia Tecau of Romania the Masters Tournament in Montreal is over. The third seeded duo lost yesterday in the quarterfinals against More...

By Edition On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Grand welcome for Rojer – Curaçao is proud

WILLEMSTAD - Tennis player Jean-Julien Rojer received an enthusiastic and grand welcome in Curaçao yesterday. Prime Minister Ivar Asjes was at Hato airport to greet the Wimbledon champion. Youthful tennis players More...

By Edition On Saturday, July 11th, 2015

Rojer and Tecau beat Murray and Peers in men’s doubles final

Britain’s Jamie Murray was disappointed on Centre Court after he and partner John Peers were beaten in straight sets by Curaçao born Jean-Julien Rojer and Romanian Horia Tecau. The Dutch-Romanian pairing won More...

JJ Rojer
By Edition On Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Finally a grand slam finale for Rojer

WILLEMSTAD - Jean-Julien Rojer has experienced a first at Wimbledon. The tennis player reached, for the first time, the final of the men's doubles at a Grand Slam tournament together with Horia Tecau by defeating More...