Belgium chose to play the upcoming Davis Cup final on clay, Andy Murray‘s “worst” surface. Clay doesn’t really suit Belgian players David Goffin and Steve Darcis, but they probably think this surface is their best chance of beating Murray. Even though the world number 3 has only won his first two titles on clay this […]
Andy Murray seals the tie for Great Britain with a 7-5 6-3 6-2 win over Bernard Tomic. The British team reaches the Davis Cup final for the first time since 1978! Back then, in his debut as a singles player, John McEnroe led USA to its first victory in the Davis Cup finals since 1972. […]
That’s how former British number 1 now Eurosport commentator Annabel Croft described Andy and Jamie Murray‘s thrilling victory over Sam Groth and Lleyton Hewitt: Another sensational @DavisCup atmosphere in #Glasgow as Leon Smith lead the team into court! #BackTheBrits pic.twitter.com/iYYKjkx8b9 — British Tennis (@BritishTennis) September 19, 2015 The warm up begins @SamGrothTennis @lleytonhewitt @TKokkinakis #GoAussies […]
Andy Murray dispatched young gun Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-3 6-0 6-3 to give the first point to Great Britain. Bernard Tomic then levelled after a hard-fought 4-sets win over world number 300 Dan Evans. As often in the Davis Cup, the doubles match will be crucial!
Novak Djokovic proved once again too strong for Roger Federer. Despite the crowd’s support, Federer lost in three hours 4-6 7-5 4-6 4-6. Djokovic claimed his second US Open title, his tenth Grand Slam overall. Djokovic: You know, winning Grand Slam is very special for any tennis player when you are dreaming of becoming a […]
Flavia Pennetta: “Before this tournament, I never thought to be this far, to be a champion. It’s been a long time getting here. It’s a dream come true. It’s also nice to play against a friend. She has had an incredible two weeks. We know each other since we were really young. Our first match, […]
Novak Djokovic’s road to the final Round Opponent Score R1 Joao Souza 6-1 6-1 6-1 R2 Andreas Haider-Maurer 6-4 6-1 6-2 R3 Andreas Seppi  6-3 7-5 7-5 R4 Roberto Bautista Agut  6-3 4-6 6-4 6-3 QF Feliciano Lopez  6-1 3-6 6-3 7-6 SF Marin Cilic  6-0 6-1 6-2 Roger Federer’s road […]
Flavia Pennetta defeated Roberta Vinci 7-6 6-2 to win her first Gand Slam title, and announced her retirement during the trophy ceremony. Current and former players took to Twitter to congratulate her. Among them of course, Roland Garros champion Francesca Schiavone: Fla, welcome to the club. #Pennetta #usopen — Francesca Schiavone (@Schiavone_Fra) September 12, 2015 […]
Fila, the official supplier of the Miami Sony Open, is releasing a limited edition model of the brand’s classic Original Tennis shoe featuring the event’s official colors of white, orange and royal blue. The shoe is constructed of ballistic nylon and leather and features the Sony Open logo across the heel and a tennis ball […]
Here’s a look at the dress Venus Williams will be wearing at the Miami Sony Open. This dress is part of her new Stripe collection by EleVen.
Thanks a lot to Cindy for sharing photos and story of her stay at Indian Wells. Read part 1 and part 2. Here is Sharon Fichman, who had to go through qualifiying to play. She made it to round 2: Sharon was playing Sara Errani. Sara won. After sitting on the bench seats for a […]
Thanks a lot to Cindy for sharing photos and story of her stay at Indian Wells. Read first part here. Women’s doubles…Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci against Svetlana Kuznetsova and Sam Stosur. It was a great match which went to a third set. The winners…Stosur and Kuznetsova: Radek Stepanek waiting for the serve: Stepanek was […]
Thanks a lot to Cindy for sharing photos and story of her stay at Indian Wells: I went to the Indian Wells tournament with my sister-in-law. We had General Admission tickets for the first three days, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. We saw lots of players and some really good tennis. An overview of part of […]
Article by Vincent Cognet for L’Equipe, translated by Tennis Buzz. Moved from La Quinta to Indian Wells in 1987, the first Masters 1000 of the season settled definitely at the Tennis Garden in March 2000. The cost rose to $ 77 million. But the tournament really took a decisive course when Larry Ellison bought it […]