Notebook > Sports

Crimson Tide castaway

"Crimson Tide castaway" Continued...

Issue: "Iraq: Fallujah's fallen," Nov. 27, 2004

• Poker anyone? Former French Open champion and Olympic gold medalist Yevgeny Kafelnikov retired from tennis at 30. But he's already planning a new career. Impressed by televised poker tournaments, Mr. Kafelnikov figures he might try his luck at the green table rather than on the green grass. "I find it very exciting," he said. "Because you win not with the cards but with your skills. With body language you can win a game, but also you can lose a game. You need guts in poker, as in tennis."

Comments

You must be a WORLD member to post comments.

    Keep Reading

     

    Job-seeker friendly

    Southern California churches reach the unemployed through job fairs 

     

    After a fiery trial

    Intelligent design proponent David Coppedge reflects on his wrongful termination…

    Advertisement