Spartak Tennis Club

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The Spartak Tennis Club is a tennis training ground near Sokolniki Park in Moscow, Russia. It has 15 outdoor clay courts, which remain closed for half of the year, and only one indoor court.[1] Although the facilties are getting old, many top Russian tennis players trained there. These include Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Marat Safin, Elena Dementieva, Dinara Safina, Anastasia Myskina, and Anna Kournikova[2] are all graduates of Spartak.[3]

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  1. "SAPCA | Latest News". Archived from the original on 2011-07-24. Retrieved 2008-07-06.
  2. - The Official Site of Anna Kournikova
  3. How to Grow a Super-Athlete - New York Times