As we told you a few days back, the adidas Edberg ’86 tennis shoes are back in two colorways, here are a few more pictures of the purple suede “Wimbledon” edition: Source: Sneakersnstuff
Introducing a new feature on Tennis Buzz: Break Point, a monthly roundup of the best tennis-related articles on the web: – find out what it looks like to attend the Wimbledon qualies at Roehampton in this great article by Liz for Grand Slam gal. Another must-read: Wimbledon 2014: A Fan’s Perspective on the Best Bits. […]
Last month, adidas Originals announced that they would reissue Stefan Edberg’s tennis shoe, the Edberg ’86. #Wimbledon’s under way and we’re relaunching a tennis classic: the #adidasOriginals Edberg 86 is served up soon. pic.twitter.com/97igYtWDSZ — adidas Originals (@adidasoriginals) June 24, 2014 First, adidas Originals released “Strawberries & Cream” collaboration with Foot Patrol: They are now […]
Take a look at the adidas dress Caroline Wozniacki will be competing in at the US Open. The dress is available in 2 colorways: Deep Red/Sake/Poppy Pink and Ginger/Soft Powder/Night Metallic: Photo credit: adidas
In the players’ box, in the Royal Box, in the commentary box or on the courts, former champions were everywhere! 2-time Wimbledon champion Stefan Edberg, Roger Federer’s coach: 3-time champion Boris Becker, now Novak Djokovic coach: Amélie Mauresmo, Andy Murray’s new coach and winner in 2006: Sue Barker: John McEnroe and Tim Henman: Ion Tiriac […]
The Australian-Serbian pair needed less than an hour to defeat 20 yr old Hao-Ching Chan and doubles veteran Max Mirnyi. It is Sam second mixed doubles Wimbledon title (she claimed the 2008 title with Bob Bryan) and first for Zimonjic, who has the Australian Open and the French Open twice.
Big difference with the Federer-Edberg duo, Becker doesn’t hit with Djokovic, he just stands there, doing… not a lot.
Enjoy a few pictures of Federer and Edberg hitting the ball ahead of the final, Edberg still plays well enough to warm up the 17-time Grand Slam champion:
Li Na and Maria Sharapova secure their spot in the semifinals with victories over Agnieszka Radwanska and Elena Makarova. Nicolas Almagro leads by two sets to love, serves three times for the match, but falls to David Ferrer in 5 sets. Nerves anyone? Disappointing performance by Tomas Berdych who loses to gluten-free Djokovic in 4 […]
Kuznetsova has recently switched clothing sponsor, from Fila to Qiaodan: “I had offer, and I appreciate Fila. I have been with Fila for 10 years or more. They did the best for me. I appreciate everything they done. But it’s time for me to do a new thing, and that’s why sign me deal. And […]
Victoria Azarenka, Serena Williams, Sloane Stephens, Roger Federer, Andy Murray and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga move on to the quarterfinals. Only “surprises” today: Svetlana Kuznetsova defeats Caroline Wozniacki and Jérémy Chardy wins over Andreas Seppi. Day 9 matches: Li Na-Agnieszka Radwanska Ekaterina Makarova-Maria Sharapova David Ferrer-Nicolas Almagro Novak Djokovic-Tomas Berdych
Agnieszka Radwanska and Li Na qualifies for the quarterfinals. 5th seed Angelique Kerber loses to Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets. Her next opponent: Maria Sharapova who dispatched Kirstens Flipkens 6-1 6-0. On the men’s side, David Ferrer schools Kei Nishikori and will meet fellow countryman Nicolas Almagro in the quarters. Berdych beats Kevin Anderson. Stanislas […]
The biggest shock of this Australian Open so far: Jérémy Chardy ousts Juan Martin Del Potro 6-3 6-3 6-7(3) 3-6 6-3. Really disappointing performance by the 2009 US Open champion. Federer defeats Tomic, Murray wins over Berankis. Victoria Azarenka struggles but wins over Jamie Hampton in 3 sets. In the battle of future WTA stars […]
Seeds upset: Ekaterina Makarova defeats Marion Bartoli 6-7 6-3 6-4, Kevin Anderson defeats 2009 semifinalist Fernando Verdasco 4-6 6-3 4-6 7-6 6-2.