2000 Wimbledon Final: Pete Sampras defeats Pat Rafter

One year earlier, Sampras had beaten his archrival Agassi in final, and equalled Emerson’s record of 12 Grand Slam singles titles. He was expected to break the record in front of the US crowd, but had to withdraw just a few days before the 99 Us Open due to a back injury. Beaten in the […]

Rafael Nadal and Tomas Berdych roads to the final

Berdych’s road to the final: Round Opponent Score R1 Andrey Golubev 7-6(5), 6-2, 6-2 R2 Benjamin Becker 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 R3 Denis Istomin 6-7(1), 7-6(5), 6-7(8),6-3, 6-4 R4 Daniel Brands 4-6, 7-6(1), 7-5, 6-3 QF Roger Federer 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 SF Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-6(9), 6-3 Nadal’s road to the final: Round Opponent Score […]

Rafael Nadal and Tomas Berdych head to head

Rafael Nadal leads their head to head 7-3, he also won their only match on grass, at Wimbledon in 2007. Year Tournament Surface Winner Score 2005 Bastad Clay Nadal 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 2005 Cincinnati Hard Berdych 6-7(4), 6–2, 7-6(3) 2006 Toronto Hard Berdych 6–1, 3-6, 6–2 2006 Madrid Hard Berdych 6–3, 7-6(6) 2007 Monaco Clay […]

Serena Williams defeats Vera Zvonareva, wins her 13th Grand Slam title

There was simply no match today. Serena Williams beats Vera Zvonareva in straight sets 6-3, 6-2. She captured her 4th Wimbldon title, her 13th Grand Slam overall, one more than tennis legend Billie Jean King. Congrats to Serena who is the only consistent female player in the majors. List of Serena Williams singles Grand Slam […]