From Andy Murray‘s autobiography Seventy-Seven: […] Before the match was the worst I’ve ever felt by far. After I finished practising, I ate in the locker room. The guys went up to get some food and I found myself alone for 20 minutes, feeling sick with nerves and worry. A lot of people said that […]
From Andy Murray‘s autobiography Seventy-Seven: The two main stadiums here are called Arthur Ashe and Louis Armstrong. One I love, the other I have never felt comfortable on. I just don’t like Armstrong and never have. Each time I’ve played on it I’ve struggled, and the 2012 championship was a case in point. I started […]
Novak Djokovic’s outfit Djokovic‘s polo shirt is available in three colours: blue, red and white.
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 […]
Semi-finalist at the Australian Open and Roland Garros, finalist at Wimbledon, Eugenie’s Grand Slam season ended Monday after a 7-6 6-4 loss to Ekaterina Makarova in the fourth round of the US Open. Enjoy a few pictures of Genie Bouchard at practice. Photo credit: Marianne Bevis
Caroline Wozniacki beat 2014 French Open champion Maria Sharapova 6-4 2-6 6-2 to reach the quarterfinals. It is the first tile since the 2012 Australian Open than the Dane reaches the last 8 of a major. Wozniacki will play No. 13 seed Sara Errani, who defeated veteran Mirjana Lucic 6-3 2-6 6-0. With Sharapova’s loss, […]
First surprise in the men’s tournament: former top 10 Gilles Simon beat 2-time semifinalist David Ferrer in 4 sets 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-3. Simon had beaten Ferrer only once in six previous meetings and had also lost 11 of his last 12 matches against top-10 players. Simon, in the fourth round of the US Open […]
A routine 6-4 6-4 6-4 win for Roger Federer. The 17-time Grand Slam champion advanced to the US Open’s third round for the 15th consecutive year! Do you think Federer will go all the way and capture a sixth US Open crown? Photo credit: Angela N Follow our 2014 US Open coverage on Tennis Buzz
Photo credit: Marianne Bevis
6-3 6-4 7-6 for Federer who’ll face another Aussie, Sam Groth, in the second round.