2019 Australian Open: Roger Federer Uniqlo outfit

Roger Federer Australian Open outfit

Uniqlo unveiled the outfit Roger Federer will be wearing at the upcoming Australian Open. The former world number one will wear a blue shirt and blue shorts in the night session, all white during the day.There was a polemic last year regarding Federer‘s supposed “protected status”, as he played most of his matches at night, […]

2019 Australian Open: adidas x parley collection

adidas has been working with Parley for the Oceans, an organization that raises awareness about the beauty and fragility of our deep, blue seas, since 2015. adidas and parley recently unveiled their Australian Open collection, made from upcycled plastic waste. Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki, Garbine Muguruza, Sascha Zverev and Dominic Thiem will hit Melbourne’s courts wearing […]

Brisbane 2019: Nishikori claims the title

Kei Nishikori, Brisbane 2019

Finally a trophy for Kei Nishikori! After nine consecutive defeats in finals, the Japanese defeated NextGen player Daniil Medvedev to claim his 12th career title, his first since February 2016 in Memphis. “I was trying in every final and every tournament… I played a great match against Dimitrov and today’s match was another good tennis […]

Brisbane 2019: Karolina Pliskova outlasts Lesia Tsurenko

Karolina Pliskova, Brisbane 2019

Rallying from 6-4 5-3 down, only one game from defeat, Karolina Pliskova battled back to defeat Lesia Tsurenko 4-6 7-5 6-2 and clinch her second Brisbane title, her 12th overall. She defeated  Yulia Putintseva, Marie Bouzkova, Ajla Tomljanovic and Donna Vekic en route to the final.The first time Pliskova won the Brisbane title in 2016, she went on to […]

Hong Kong 2018: teenager Dayana Yastremska wins maiden title

Dayana Yastremska, Hong Kong 2018

Dayana Yastremska. You probably never heard about her before, but you’ll hear more from her in the years to come. The 18-yr old from Odessa, Ukraine, defeated Fanny Stollar, Zheng Saisai, Kristina Kucova, and Zhang Shuai, without dropping a set, to reach her first final on the WTA Tour. She dispatched sixth seed Wang Qiang, […]

My Davis Cup weekend: France vs Spain recap

France vs Spain Davis Cup semifinal recap

One year after the semi-final against Serbia, deprived of Djokovic, France hosts Spain … deprived of Nadal, injured. Nadal’s absence changes everything and the tie loses a lot of its interest. The French are now the clear favorites to reach the Davis Cup final for the second year in a row, the third time in […]