From John McEnroe’s autobiography, Serious: You know that line in the Beach Boys song, ‘Sloop John B’ – “This is the worst trip I’ve ever been on”? That’s what it was like to fly to Sweden and play Davis Cup that December. As it would turn out, it was my last Cup match for three […]
adidas has unveiled the ‘Barricade 2015′ tennis shoe a few weeks ago. Here’s our review of the latest model in the Barricade line. Thanks a lot to our reviewer Loic, and adidas! First of all, I love the design, the electric blue with silver side stripes, symbol of the brand. These very stylish shoes can […]
I usually travel hundreds of kilometers to watch live tennis, so it was a strange feeling to leave home, take the metro, walk about 10 minutes and be there in front of the Stade Pierre Mauroy, ready to attend the much expected Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland. It’s kinda ironic that’s the only […]
adidas has unveiled the ‘Barricade 2015′ tennis shoe – the latest model in the Barricade line. The new model is the most complete reimagining of the design since the shoe’s inception 15 years ago. It’s lighter, more flexible and available in an all-new Night Flash colourway. adidas modeled the new design on the extreme playing […]
Bothered by a right arm injury, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga withdraws from the first reverse single. He is replaced by Richard Gasquet who can’t do anything to prevent Federer from winning his first Davis Cup. The match was broadcasted on a giant screen in the center of Lille. Here are a few pictures and videos (thanks to […]
Led once again by an impressive Wawrinka, the Swiss defeat Gasquet and Benneteau 6-3 7-5 6-4. The dream to win a 10th Davis Cup slowly goes away for the French team.
The pressure was on Monfils shoulders after Tsonga’s loss to Wawrinka, but Gaël delivered and beat Federer 6-1 6-4 6-3 in an electric atmosphere. Thanks a lot to Miroslav for sharing his pictures and videos of the Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland. Read also:
Wawrinka defeated Tsonga in four sets 6-1 3-6 6-3 6-2 to give Switzerland a 1-0 lead. Photo and video credit: Miroslav Read more Davis Cup coverage
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!
Enjoy some pics of Roger Federer during her first round match against Pablo Carreno Busta. If you use some pics please link back to Tennis Buzz.
Enjoy some pics of Serena Williams during her first round match against Anna Tatishivili. If you use some pics please link back to Tennis Buzz.
The main Roland Garros store is located between Court 2 and 3, Gate B, in front of the Tenniseum. You can buy the full range of Roland Garros merchandise: from keyrings to shirts to umbrellas… The complete range is also on sale online.