Win his straight sets win over Julien Benneteau on Wednesday, Andy Murray has now won 19 of his last 21 matches, with 3 titles under his belt (Shenzhen, Vienna and Valencia). 6-3 6-4 for the Scot who can thank Benneteau for all his unforced errors. Murray who is fifth in the race, needs to reach […]
A really solid 6-3 6-4 win for Novak Djokovic who is once again the big favorite for the title here. But he could lose his number one ranking if he loses in quarterfinals and Roger Federer wins the tournament. Djokovic’s coach, Boris Becker won the Bercy tournament three times in 1986, 1989 and 1992. He […]
Bothered by a back injury before the French Open, Richard Gasquet has had a disappointing season so far: he reached only one final (Eastbourne, loss to Feliciano Lopez) and is now out of the top 20. With a good performance in Paris he could secure a spot in the French Davis Cup team that will […]
On Thursday October 23rd I represented Tennis-Buzz at a press day hosted at the Hoxton Arches, London, where New Balance showcased its SS15 collections. With soon-to-be-released sports performance and lifestyle clothing products on show, together with an extensive new footwear collection, I was of course particularly keen to get a sneak peek of the latest […]
Home of the Paris Bercy Masters since 1986, the POPB (Palais Omnisports Paris Bercy) can be can be easily recognized by its pyramidal shape and its walls covered with sloping lawn. Opened in 1984, it was conceived as a modifiable sports arena capable of accomodating between 3500 and 17000 spectators for over 24 sports from […]
For the first time in years, all the big stars (minus Murray who had back surgery) played the BNP Paribas Masters in Paris. Nadal and Djokovic were fighting for the number 1 ranking whereas Federer, Wawrinka, Tsonga and co were all fighting for a qualification to the ATP Finals in London. For the first time […]
Last Saturday I took a guided tour of Stade Pierre Mauroy, that will host the Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland from 21 to 23 November. To be honest, I’ve been quite disappointed by the guided tour: there’s not much to visit, it lasts around 40 minutes only and explanations by the guide were […]
By Neil Amdur, World Tennis, December 1989 By remaining true to herself, Jimmy Evert’s little girl gave new meaning to the word champion For two decades she was Our Girl, Chrissie, Chris America, The Girl Next Door. She amazed us with her carriage, consistency and cool. And as she matured before our eyes, from a […]
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A new Turquoise colorway for Rafael Nadal signature shoe, the Nike Air Max Courtballistec 4.3:
Ancien top 20, vainqueur de la Coupe Davis en 2001 et ex-capitaine de l’équipe de Fed Cup, Nicolas Escudé a rejoint Artengo fin 2012. Sa mission: la mise au point et la validation des lignes de raquettes et de chaussures les plus techniques de la marque. Dans cette vidéo, il évoque sa carrière, les joueurs […]
Only the victory is beautiful because the final was a disater!
Serena Williams captured a record 6th Miami title, her 48th WTA title, by defeating Maria Sharapova 4-6 6-3 6-0. Serena hasn’t lost to Sharapova since 2004 in Los Angeles, that’s 12 wins in a row!
The Viagogo Roland Garros exchange ticket website allows you to buy or resell tickets until the event date. To purchase tickets on Viagogo: – create an account on viagogo.fr/rolandgarros – once you have logged in, a list of events will appear – choose your tickets – enter the holder’s name for each ticket: you can’t […]