6-3 6-4 7-6 for Federer who’ll face another Aussie, Sam Groth, in the second round.
A few years ago, he was pegged as the next big star of American tennis. Ryan Harrison, 22 is now out of the top 100 and has never reached the third round of a Grand Slam tournament. He was ousted by Wimbledon semifinalist Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets 6-2 7-6 6-2. Next opponent for Dimitrov: […]
This year’s US Open could be the last Grand Slam tournament Andy Murray plays in adidas clothes as his current contract with adidas expires this November. Murray signed with adidas in 2009 (his previous clothing sponsor was Fred Perry) and since then he has become a British hero after his victories at the Olympics and […]
2-time Grand Slam champion Lleyton Hewitt signed with Athletic DNA last May, and Lleyton’s C’mon clothing line is now become part of Athletic DNA. Starting in 2015, the C’mon brand will make a much more prominent appearance on Hewitt’s gear. Here’s the shirt Hewitt will be wearing at this year’s US Open: Lleyton’s shirt is […]
Andy Murray defeats Robin Haase 6-3 7-6 1-6 7-5 First round scare for 2012 US Open champion Andy Murray who battled cramps to overcome Robin Haase in 4 sets. Novak Djokovic defeats Diego Schwartzman 6-1 6-2 6-4 A routine win for world No. 1 Novak Djokovic.
Pictures of Federer practicing with Radek Stepanek on Saturday. Do you think Federer will win Grand Slam title No 18 at this year’s US Open? Watch Federer talks his form going to the US Open in this interview by Wilson tennis
Maria Sharapova practicing at the 2014 US Open on Friday:
Need a break between two tennis matches at Roland Garros? Pay a visit to Roland Garros tennis museum (also called Tenniseum), situated near Gate B. It is open to the public free of charge from 10am to 7pm during the tournament. The museum was created in 2003, I first visited it in 2005 or 2006 […]
adidas revealed a new footwear partnership with the world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic. The Serbian star debuted his Barricade 7 at the French Open this week. The deal follows on from Novak’s personal decision to wear the Barricade shoe for many years; with all six of his Grand Slam titles achieved wearing the […]
Bored by this rainy day at Roland Garros? Check out Roland Garros avec John McEnroe, a film by Gil De Kermadec:
Following last year’s success, Court 13 has been once again transformed into beach tennis and mini tennis courts. All spectators, whether licensed or not, can play beach tennis, and mini-tennis on clay (for kids). And there’s also a fun practice wall: So, between 2 matches, make sure to pay Court 13 a visit!
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