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:
Before this tournament, the Canadian-American duo of Vasek Pospisil and Jack Sock had never played a match together, they are now Wimbledon champions. They beat defending champions Bob and Mike Bryan in five sets 7-6(5) 6-7(3) 6-4 3-6 7-5.
The Premier Maria Dress is a beautiful blend of style and performance befitting an athlete of Sharapova‘s grace and ability. The fabric features a new perforated stretch construction for enhanced cooling and mobility and a racerback design to increase support and range of motion. A shimmery finish is featured on the front that will catch […]
Serena Williams will debut the Pleated Knit Dress in Melbourne. The dress’ stretch polyester incorporates Nike Dri-FIT material to help pull moisture away from the skin to the surface of the garment, keeping Williams dry and cool in the Australian heat. The Nike Sphere mesh has a 3-D structure that provides lightweight ventilation and keeps […]
Federer will wear the Premier RF Polo, which features Dri-FIT UV fabric and bonded seams to maximize breathability and protect from the sun’s rays. His shorts are made from Dri-FIT herringbone twill — the perfect mix of performance and style. Via Nike
One of the busiest and most attention-grabbing weeks of the tennis year has just finished. With players returning from the off-season in need of match practice, the first week of 2013 saw all members of the WTA top ten in action. Most chose to kick-start their Australian Open build-up in Brisbane, but Shenzhen and Auckland […]
This month Roger Federer worked with the NIKEiD design team to create four customized versions of the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour. Coinciding with the release of the shoe on NIKEiD, Federer is giving his Facebook fans the chance to vote for their favorite version and the shoe with the most likes will be worn […]
The official 2013 Wimbledon championships won’t be with us for a good few months yet, but many people are looking forward to it already. If you adore tennis and can’t wait to be sitting in on the live events again, you could always gear up for the season now by checking out 2013’s potential players. […]