adidas has unveiled its top players outfits for the final Grand Slam of the year. adidas eye-catching US Open collection is available online. Simona Halep’s outfit Ana Ivanovic’s dress Photo credit: adidas Follow our US Open coverage on Tennis Buzz.
Kei Nishikori is looking forward to becoming the first Japanese tennis player to win an Olympic medal. Here’s his Uniqlo outfit:
Serena Williams is the heavy favorite to retain her Olympic title and win a fifth gold medal. Here’s her dress for the Games, available on niketennis.com for €180. Update: Serena was ousted by Svitolina in the third round 4-6 3-6.
Rafa’s shirt is available on niketennis.com for €70. Photo credit: REUTERS/Toby Melville, Nike Also read: – Rafa Nadal: To finish the two weeks with a victory was something so so special to me – Beijing 2008: Gold medal for Rafa Nadal
Winner at Roland Garros in 1974 and 1975, Borg reached the Wimbledon final in 1976 without dropping a set. He then dispatched Ilie Nastase in straight sets. Borg became the youngest male Wimbledon champion of the modern era at 20 years and 1 month (a record subsequently broken by Boris Becker, who won Wimbledon aged […]
Like strawberries and cream, the Queue and all-white outfits, the champion’s climb to the players’ box to celebrate his victory with his closed ones has become a tradition at Wimbledon. It all started with Pat Cash back in 1987: “Champions of the past had celebrated their wins in time honoured fashion. Most used to jump […]
This article is part of a new series: what if? … rewriting tennis history. Enjoy the read and fell free to leave a comment below. If you used to watch tennis in the late 90’s you surely remember the Henmania taking over Wimbledon each summer: “Henman made his name on Centre Court in 1996, when […]
No weirdo zebra gear this time, but traditional all-white outfits for adidas players Angelique Kerber, Tomas Berdych and Alexander Zverev: Angelique Kerber
Enjoy these exclusive pictures of Pat Cash and Todd Martin win over the McEnroe brothers in the Men’s Champions Doubles final:
Kei Nishikori’s road to the final Round Opponent Score R1 Wayne Odesnik 6-2 6-4 6-2 R2 Pablo Andujar 6-4 6-1 ret R3 Leonardo Mayer 6-4 6-2 6-3 R4 Milos Raonic 4-6 7-6 6-7 7-5 6-4 QF Stan Wawrinka 3-6 7-5 7-6 6-7 6-4 SF Novak Djokovic 6-4 1-6 7-6 6-3 Marin Cilic’s road to the […]
Serena Williams road to the final Round Opponent Score R1 Taylor Townsend 6-3 6-1 R2 Vania King 6-1 6-0 R3 Varvara Lepchenko 6-3 6-3 R4 Kaia Kanepi 6-3 6-3 QF Flavia Pennetta 6-3 6-2 SF Elena Makarova 6-1 6-3 Caroline Wozniacki’s road to the final Round Opponent Score R1 Magdalena Rybarikova 6-1 3-6 2-0 ret […]
So close, so far… Gael Monfils was ahead two sets to one, 5-4 in the fourth set with two match points on Federer’s serve. The Swiss saved both match points and then won five games in a row to take control of the match. Monfils gave up mentally and physically in the fifth set and […]
Enjoy the second edition of Break Point, our monthly roundup of the best tennis-related articles on the web: – 7-time Grand Slam champion Mats Wilander turned 50 on August 22nd, learn more about his life as a tennis vagabond in this Men’s journal article. – another veteran player, Pat Cash talks about life on the […]
Second five-sets marathon in three days for Kei Nishikori who defeated Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka 3-6 7-5 7-6 6-7 6-4 to become the first Japanese man in 81 years to make a Grand slam semi-final.