Rafa by the numbers

6 Grand Slam titles, 3 Davis Cup, 1 Olympic gold medal, 18 Masters Series titles. At 24, the only trophy missing to his impressive collection is the US Open crown. Some of Rafa’s records: – 81 consecutive wins on clay – 18 Masters Series titles – 6 consecutive titles in a tournament (Monte Carlo) – […]

12 yr old Rafael Nadal

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Stosur’s latest victim: Serena Williams

Sam Stosur advances to the semifinals : she could have won easily 6-2 6-3 but she missed the occasion and Serena came back. The Australian saved a match point at 5-4 (30-40) in the third and defeated the world number one 6-2 6-7 8-6. Two little videos of Sam Stosur, 2007 French Open: [flickrvideo]http://www.flickr.com/photos/tennis-buzz/2400251237/in/set-72157603930017545/[/flickrvideo] [flickrvideo]http://www.flickr.com/photos/tennis-buzz/2400286533/in/set-72157603930017545/[/flickrvideo] […]

24 hours of Rafael Nadal

In recognition of Rafa’s 24th birthday, Tennis Buzz features today ’24 Hours of Rafa’ – a full day of Rafa articles, photos and videos.

FWOTD #10: les Champs Elysées

With its cinemas, cafés, and luxury specialty shops, l’avenue des Champs Elysées* is one of the most famous streets in the world. Bordered by trees, the avenue runs for two kilometers from the Place de la Concorde, with the Luxor Obelisk, to the Place Charles de Gaulle, location of the Arc de Triomphe. Les Champs […]

Back in 2007 – part 2

Back in 2007 – part 1 Wheelchair tennis After these entertaining doubles matches, I headed to number 7 court, for some wheelchair tennis. There are only a few differences between tennis and wheelchair tennis: – the player is allowed two bounces of the ball. The second bounce can be either in or out of the […]