Opinion

Kyrgios quarreling with a fan

Is Nick Kyrgios a “Dick”?

Nick Kyrgios has been called everything from ‘wild thing’ to ‘box office.’ In his latest showing, Kyrgios was called a ‘dick’ by a fan.  Tennis’ newest ‘bad boy’ responded well to this latest label. Nick the Dick? During his third-round match...
Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams

Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic Appear in Sports Illustrated.

Before tennis fans get the wrong idea, three of the top players appear in an issue of Sports Illustrated, and it’s not the Swim Suit edition. Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic have made the magazine’s Fittest 50...
Rafael Nadal wax statue

Where’s the wax love for Tennis players?

Naomi Osaka has truly achieved fame becoming the number one woman in tennis. The 21-year old now has a Barbie doll in her likeness.  So where are the other players in plastic? At present, the world of Barbie has no...
Genis Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard is calling Hollywood, but will they listen?

Eugenie Bouchard lost to Kirsten Flipkens in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. Flipkens clinched the last two games in the last set to win 7-5 3-6 7-5. The three-set battle lasted two and...
time to make a move

Will Alexander Zverev Answer When Opportunity Knocks?

The 21-year-old German is ranked no.4 in the world and just beat two of the top players to win the biggest title of his career. What else does Alexander Zverev have to do? The answer is clear, Zverev needs...

Tennis in the Portuguese sunshine

‘Hi I’m Judy, nice to meet you’ 'Hi, I’m Peter, my pleasure.' Wow, did I just meet Judy Murray? I did my best to play it cool, sure it’s not every day you get to meet a world class tennis coach....
Federer coaching Zverev

Tennis Needs to Stop Volleying About Coaching and Allow It

The U.S. Open Women’s final was memorable for many reasons. The one sticky issue it opened was about coaching. Is on-court coaching done and should it be allowed? Like a good rally, this point goes back and forth, but...
Djokovic back

Novak Djokovic follows Nadal and Federer by completing his own comeback

With his latest victory at the Shanghai Masters 1000, Novak Djokovic continues his remarkable turnaround in 2018. Djokovic’s journey is much like the paths that Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have also taken recently to come back from down...
Kyrgios

Nick Kyrgios, what’s next for the bad boy of tennis?

Nick Kyrgios has a game to die for. A rifling forehand a bullet of a serve and superb movements. Many predicted that the Australian would win a grand slam in his career. He is just far too talented. He...
isner

Can Someone Give American Men’s Tennis a Hand, Hopefully a Backhand?

The top men tennis players from the United States are getting better, but there is something holding all of them from challenging for the number one spot. That something is the woeful backhand. Serve and forehand, but... From John Isner to...