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July 2nd, 2015

Rafa Hits Rock Bottom Thurs. at Wimbledon; Friday Highlights

If you needed to test the temperature of the match, you needed to only watch the first game with Brown serving — sick drop shot to win the first point, insane over-the-shoulder two-handed-backhand put-away to the win the second point, ace to win the third point, and sicker drop shot to win the service game at love. Game on, and game over.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:53 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 85 Comments »

July 2nd, 2015

RIP: Rafael Nadal (2003-2015)?

Is this it for Rafael Nadal?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:08 pm in Wimbledon | 87 Comments »

July 2nd, 2015

Watch This Incredible Front Tweener From Roger Federer Today At Wimbledon [Video]

Watch this Roger Federer tweener.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:16 pm in Best Shots, Videos, Wimbledon | 4 Comments »

July 2nd, 2015

Highlights From Dustin Brown’s Win Over Rafael Nadal In The Wimbledon Second Round [Video]

Here are the highlights from Dustin Brown’s improbable, stunning 75, 36, 64, 64, win over 2-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal today in the second round. The loss was Nadal’s fourth straight at Wimbledon to a player ranked 100 or lower.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:05 pm in Videos, Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

July 2nd, 2015

For The Fourth Straight Year A Triple-Digit Ranked Player Beats Rafael Nadal At Wimbledon [Chart]

Rafael Nadal suffered another stunning loss at Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:55 pm in Charts, Wimbledon | 26 Comments »

July 2nd, 2015

Thanks for the Input Ladies, But Men’s Tennis is Just Fine

It’s a battle on the men’s side. And it’s not going to change to taking spa breaks in the middle of matches. It’s not going to change to having your coach run on to court to help you because you can’t figure out how to change strategy or take advantage of weaknesses or formulate a plan.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 1:22 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 22 Comments »

July 2nd, 2015

Stan Wawrinka Thinks Novak Djokovic’s Return Of Serve Is The Best Shot In Tennis

Stan Wawrinka likes Novak Djokovic’s service return.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:13 am in Wimbledon | 21 Comments »