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 »
June 30th, 2015
Federer, Nadal Win But Line Up Tough Opponents in 2nd Rd. at Wimbledon
“He’s not a usual player,” Nadal said. “Anything can happen. He beat me last year in Halle. It is little bit different, the surface and everything. He’s a tough player…Probably he will come with good confidence. I’m going to try to be ready for it.”
Posted by Special @ 5:43 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 26 Comments »
June 29th, 2015
A Brit Wins (Really!); Hewitt Plays Last Match at Wimbledon Monday
“To be honest, I’m not sure how much I believed I could win a round of Wimbledon before today, even going into the match,” said the 21-year-old bearded Broady, a Wimbledon juniors doubles champion and singles runner-up. “I’m hoping that it will sort of push me on and give me a bit more fire to want to get back here.”
Posted by Staff @ 4:54 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 22 Comments »
June 28th, 2015
Andy Murray Says He Enjoys Playing The High Pressure Events
Andy Murray is ready for the Wimbledon pressure.
Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:31 am in Wimbledon | 7 Comments »
June 26th, 2015
Wimbledon Men’s Preview: Tough Draws All Around With Murray-Nadal, Federer-Berdych QFs
Sean Randall previews Wimbledon.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:18 am in Wimbledon | 134 Comments »
June 23rd, 2015
I Have Novak Djokovic As My Early Wimbledon Favorite, But I’m Not Crazy About It
Some early thoughts on the Wimbledon favorites.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:28 pm in Wimbledon | 111 Comments »
June 22nd, 2015
Andy Murray Says He’s Better Now Than When He Won Wimbledon In 2013
Andy Murray is ready for Wimbledon.
Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:04 am in Queens | 112 Comments »
June 21st, 2015
Federer, Murray, Kerber Claim ATP/WTA Titles on Grass
World No. 2 Roger Federer topped Andreas Seppi 7-6(1), 6-4 on Sunday in the final of the Gerry Webber Open, gaining some Wimbledon momentum with an 8th career grass court title in Halle, Germany.
Posted by Staff @ 2:48 pm in Tennis | 26 Comments »
June 20th, 2015
Federer Fights Off Karlovic, Faces Seppi In Halle Final; Anderson To Play Murray Or Troicki For Queen’s Title
Roger Federer seeks an 8th Halle title on Sunday.
Posted by Staff @ 2:00 pm in Halle, Queens | 107 Comments »
June 19th, 2015
Murray Wins In Three At Queen’s; Ace King Karlovic Takes On Federer In Halle
Andy Murray and Roger Federer are in semifinal matches this weekend.
Posted by Staff @ 5:10 pm in Halle, Queens | 38 Comments »
June 19th, 2015
Andy Murray Says If He Could Have Any Single Shot In Tennis He Would Take John Isner’s Serve
Andy Murray wants John Isner’s serve. Who doesn’t?
Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:14 am in Queens | 8 Comments »
June 18th, 2015
Murray Advances At Queen’s, Defending Champion Dimitrov Out; Federer In Halle QFs
They will be no repeat champion in Queen’s this year.
Posted by Staff @ 9:24 pm in Halle, Queens | 14 Comments »
June 16th, 2015
Nadal Knocked Out Of Queen’s, Murray Wins; Federer v Gulbis In Halle
Rafael Nadal lost in his first match at Queen’s.
Posted by Staff @ 10:56 pm in Halle, Queens | 60 Comments »
June 15th, 2015
Roger Federer Survives Upset Scare In Halle; Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray Open In Queen’s Tuesday
Roger Federer nearly slipped in Halle. Well, he did slip!
Posted by Staff @ 9:43 pm in Halle, Queens | 84 Comments »
June 14th, 2015
ATP/WTA Previews: Federer, Murray, Nadal on Grass This Week
Four Top 10 players on the WTA tour take to the grass in Birmingham, while Roger Federer leads in Halle, and Andy Murray, French Open champ Stan Wawrinka and Rafael Nadal at the Queen’s Club during week #2 of the 2015 grasscourt season.
Posted by Staff @ 2:23 pm in Grass season, Halle, Queens, Tennis | 24 Comments »
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