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.
Former world number 7 Gaël Monfils has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Japanese sportswear brand Asics. Monfils who joins Australian Sam Stosur on Asics’ roster of tennis endorsers will also be involved in the design and development of future Asics tennis products.
Nice and colorful purple/orange/violet dress for Serena Williams at this year’s Australian Open: On sale on Tennis Warehouse
Pretty boring commercial, what do you think?
New year, new sponsor for the German player. Julia Goerges is the newest member of Team Fila: Follow Julia @juliagoerges.
Rafael Nadal pulled ot of the Australian Open, so he won’t able to wear these, but here’s a pic of the Nike Air Max Courtballistec 4.3 in a orange/white/squadron blue colorway: Via Niketalk
Roger Federer‘s signature shoe, the Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour in a black/pink/white colorway: Via Niketalk