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Roger Federer may be the best "a**hole" to play tennis

If calling another player an "a**hole" can be done in a good way; Stan Wawrinka got away with it after the final of Indian Wells. During his closing comments after losing to Roger Federer, Wawrinka said "I would like to...

Will Maria Sharapova get cheers or boos on her return?

Later this month, Maria Sharapova returns to competitive tennis after a 15th-month doping suspension. There are two sides to this story. Most of the players do not like it while tennis fans are looking forward to the Russian champion’s...
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...

Does Roger Federer need to defeat Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic?

So far, 2017 has been an incredible year for Roger Federer, but there is something missing. While Federer had handled Rafael Nadal, there are some unanswered questions. How would Federer fare against the two top world ranked players, Andy...
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...
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Hailey Baldwin is latest celebrity to play bikini tennis

Maybe it is the heat or maybe just for the exposure, but celebrities love to play tennis in other than traditional tennis outfits. Model Hailey Baldwin is the latest to strip down to her skivvies and hit the court. Daughter...

No under the radar for Maria Sharapova

She is thirty years old and has not played in a Grand Slam event in 15 months due to a doping violation. Earlier this year, she withdrew from two tennis tournaments and is now ranked 148th.  Yet Maria Sharapova was...
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...

A year worth of emotion in first week of French Open

The battles on the dirt of Roland Garros have almost been overshadowed by off-court drama from joy to sadness. And in between, there also been ignorance and stupidity to show the whole range of human feelings. Kvitova Tennis fans were happy...

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....