Andy Murray’s Olympic Gold Medal Proves He’s Ready to Contend with Novak Djokovic Again

It’s been a great month for Andy Murray. Having not won a Grand Slam tennis tournament since his glorious Wimbledon crowning in 2013, Murray repeated the feat this past July, and has now claimed his second singles gold medal at the Olympics. Beating Juan Martin del Potro in 4 sets, Murray has shown the world […]

Can Andy Murray Repeat as Champion at Wimbledon 2014?

One year ago, Andy Murray lived out his dream of becoming the first British man to win Wimbledon in over 70 years!  With a roaring run through the tournament, he stunned Novak Djokovic in straight sets to claim the title and send the fans at Centre Court into a frenzy of joy.  But now a […]

Andy Murray Still in Slump Following Wimbledon Capture

I suppose growing up as a tennis prodigy in Scotland, Andy Murray probably heard a lot about how he might just become the first British man to win Wimbledon since the great Fred Perry in 1936.  In many respects, Andy may have taken this quest upon himself as his life’s duty.  Well, he claimed that […]

Will Andy Murray Break the English Champion Drought at Wimbledon?

With so many of the big-name tennis players like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal already defeated at the 2013 Wimbledon tennis championships, could this finally be the year that a British man claims the title, decades and generations since Fred Perry last took the tournament for Great Britain in 1936? Because of the upsets, Andy […]


The official draw and seeding for Wimbledon 2018 will be determined on June 29 but two of tennis’ premiere grass court players — Roger Federer and Serena Williams — are already the clear favorites for the tournament. Federer reacquired the ATP No. 1 seed in his return from a two-month break and sits as the heavy […]

The Ageless Roger Federer to face Marin Cilic in Sunday’s men’s final

MELBOURNE, Australia — It took just over an hour for Roger Federer to fix one anomalous statistic in his extraordinary career. Defending champion Federer, who was leading Hyeon Chung 6-1, 5-2 when the Korean retired in the second set of their Australian Open semifinal on Friday night, is within one win of a 20th Grand […]

Australian Open 2018 Predictions!

Tennis is one of the most physically demanding sports on the planet and players must be in peak condition, if they are to win the top tournaments. With the Australian Open starting in January, players have had a little time to recover from the previous year’s exploits and recharge their batteries ahead of the new […]

Five early predictions ahead of the US Open.

The grass season may have only just closed, but the North American hard-court swing that centres on the US Open is on the minds of players already. As the big names exited Wimbledon, fitness and preparations for Flushing Meadows were high on the agenda, and another compelling major is in prospect at the end of […]

2017 French Open Seed Reports

French Open 2017 seed reports courtesy Sports Illustrated JON WERTHEIM Friday May 26th, 2017 SHARE I don’t practice Santeria, I ain’t got no crystal ball. Nevertheless, we can try to handicap the field at the 2017 French Open. The men’s draw is the equivalent Warriors/Cavs, two unstoppable forces a path, inexorably it would seem, to […]

Rafa is the clear favorite to win in Paris

Reigning French Open champions Novak Djokovic and Garbine Muguruza return to defend their crowns at Roland Garros, but neither is a favorite to win the 2017 French Open. Those honors belong to nine-time French Open winner Rafael Nadal, the odds-on favorite at 4-to-5 on the men’s side, and Romania’s Simona Halep, a 3-to-1 favorite to win the women’s title. […]