Professional tennis player Michael Russell resorted to the favored tactic of athletes and celebrities with derogatory comments posted on their Facebook pages, blaming his publicist for a scathing post on the social network that ripped fellow pro Lleyton Hewitt, SI.com reported.
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Tennis stars Serena Williams and Roger Federer may be two of the top athletes in the world on clay or grass, but how well can they do on Facebook? Quintly (formerly AllFacebook Stats) wanted to find out. The social analytics firm put the Facebook pages of the top 10 men’s and women’s tennis players to the test, finding that while the men have bigger fan bases, the women are better about interaction.