Tuesday February 14th, 2012

There is no sport more romantic than tennis. It is the Cupid of sports. In what other sport do you start at "love"? Love gets bandied about constantly. The players are constantly trying to win love games or love sets, and when all is said and done, everyone congregates at the net for a little hug and a kiss. Well, unless you're Tomas Berdych.

So here are some tennis valentines to share with that special someone in your life, whether it be a husband, wife, significant other or the person with whom you share the holiest of unions: your doubles partner.

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Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi -- Thanks for sticking by me through thick and thin. And I don't mean my hair.

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Philipp Petzschner and Jurgen Melzer -- Don't let your racket do the talking. Show me how you really feel.

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Rafael Nadal -- Your love is better than ice cream.

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Maria Sharapova and Lindsay Davenport -- Girl, you melt the Cold War in my heart.

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Nikolay Davydenko -- I know you're not a material girl, but that doesn't mean you're not allowed to have nice things.

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Petra Kvitova -- Dear Valentine: Congratulations. You've slugged your way into my heart.

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Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer -- No matter what happens, you'll always be No. 1 in my heart.

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Caroline Wozniacki and Kim Clijsters -- I know I break your heart sometimes, baby, but I still love you so much.

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Julien Benneteau and Michael Llodra -- They say French is the most romantic language in the world. To them I say, "Je t'aime."

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 Roger Federer -- I love you because you love yourself. It is the greatest love of all.

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