Topic: Monica Seles
Tennis grunting ban: Maria Sharapova's screams have been measured at more than 101 decibels. Martina Navratilova calls grunting "cheating, pure and simple" and wants tennis to ban it sooner rather than later.
Roger Federer defeated Jurgen Melzer Monday night. Caroline Wozniacki defeated Maria Sharapova. Today: Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams play.
The Monitor's language columnist wonders whether we would ever get along without helpful words like 'albeit.'
Things are looking up: Practice is no longer held in the drained Olympic-size pool.