The X Blog - Dysfunctional Tennis Blogging at its Finest

July 24th, 2016

Unstoppable Laura Siegemund Wins 1st Career WTA Title, Prepares for Rio Olympics

Siegemund will make her Olympic debut in Rio, and is projected to rise to a career-high ranking of No. 32 and a possible seeding at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 1:45 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

July 21st, 2016

Caroline Wozniacki, Angelique Kerber Pull Out Of Events; Venus Williams Wins In Stanford Opener

A pair of high-profile WTA stars suffered injuries.

Posted by Staff @ 9:56 am in Stanford, Washington | No Comments »

July 16th, 2015

Serena Williams Withdraws From Bastad A Day After Winning Her 1st RD Match

Serena Williams has withdrawn from Bastad.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:41 am in Summer Swing | 4 Comments »

July 15th, 2015

Wimbledon Champion Serena Williams Arrives In Bastad Where She Hopes To Relax [Video]

Serena Williams wants to relax.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:04 am in US Open, Wimbledon | 4 Comments »

July 10th, 2014

Serena Williams Has Withdrawn From Next Week’s Bastad Open

Serena Williams has withdraw from Bastad.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:22 am in Injuries | 5 Comments »

July 15th, 2013

Serena Williams Lands In Bastad, It’s Her First Trip To Sweden [Video]

Serena Williams landed in Bastad on Saturday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:11 am in Videos | 5 Comments »

July 12th, 2013

Verdasco Stays Hot; Haas Upset; Isner v Hewitt On Hall Of Fame Saturday In Newport

Fernando Verdasco eyes a title in Sweden while John Isner and Lleyton Hewitt meet on the grass in Newport.

Posted by Staff @ 8:50 pm in hall of fame, Newport | 8 Comments »

July 15th, 2011

Soderling, Berdych Clash in Bastad; Kleybanova Diagnosed with Cancer

Robin Soderling and Tomas Berdych will clash in the Bastad semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:39 pm in 2011 Season | 38 Comments »

July 5th, 2009

Pro Previews: ATP Newport, WTA Budapest, Bastad

Seeds: 1. Mardy Fish, 2. Fabrice Santoro, 3. Sam Querrey, 4. Benjamin Becker, 5. Arnaud Clement, 6. Philipp Petzschner, 7. Kevin Kim, 8. Sergiy Stakhovsky

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

July 14th, 2008

Tennis-X Weekend Wrap: Chang Engaged, Roddick Hurt

So 36-year-old Michael Chang is engaged to married to 24-year-old WTA player Amber Liu, who he is coaching? Go Michael! Now they’ll have to cancel pre-production for the 40-Year-Old Virgin II….

Posted by Staff @ 10:30 am in Tennis | 125 Comments »