March 5th, 2011
Roger Federer and Pete Sampras met the Lakers Friday night.
March 4th, 2011
Roger Federer and Pete Sampras had a two hour practice session Friday morning in L.A.
December 19th, 2010
The winners of the 2010 Tennis-X Awards are announced.
December 14th, 2010
Ivan Lendl talking to a local Florida newspaper on the new strings in the modern tennis game: “It’s not so much the rackets as the strings. It’s just amazing what you can do with them; how hard you can hit the ball with spin. The ball moves so much, it’s crazy. It takes away the serve-and-volley game. To me, they shouldn’t be allowed…”…
December 8th, 2010
Someone has stolen a majority of Pete Sampras’s tennis trophies.
November 17th, 2010
ATP World Tour Finals Preview Part I: A Brief History
October 24th, 2010
“Greg beat me fair and square today,” Sampras said. “We both had to be a bit careful out there at the end because of the rain but Greg still managed a serve at 140 mph, so all credit to him. I’m still pleased with how I’ve played here in Chengdu and I hope to come back next year.”
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September 23rd, 2010
Pete Sampras says Nadal could pass Federer.
August 28th, 2010
Due to Lendl winning Down Under to start 1990, Pete Sampras became only the sixth man to win a hard court slam at the 1990 U.S. Open. It may just be me, but for Sampras to be only the sixth man to win a slam on hard courts despite 15 grand slam events having been contested on hard courts prior to the 1990 U.S. Open seems odd. Even more astounding to me is Patrick Rafter becoming only the tenth man to win a Grand Slam on a hard court when he won the 1997 U.S. Open title.
May 7th, 2010
American tennis players seem to completely forget how to play tennis once the tour shifts to Europe and the surface gets softer.