French player Alizé Lim has revealed her new Le Coq Sportif match outfits, she designed in cooperation with the brand’s textile design team. The capsule collection is made in France and available as a limited edition of 50 per item exclusively at lecoqsportif.com
Today adidas launches its ‘Uncontrol Yourself’ campaign about the new Spring/Summer 2015 climachill product range. The campaign features Simona Halep, football player Gareth Bale, basketball player Jeremy Lin and track & field running star Octavious Freeman. Check out the video below: Here’s Simona Halep talking about the adidas Climachill outfits: and a few pictures of […]
The new collection combines Y-3’s bold aesthetic with adidas Performance technology, and will debut at Roland Garros. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Ana Ivanovic will wear these new designs by Yohji Yamamoto for adidas Y-3, as well as Roland Garros’ ball boys and girls.
From Hard courts: real life on the professional tennis tours, by John Feinstein: As always, the Lipton was full of strange matches on the men’s side. None was stranger than Ivan Lendl’s three-set loss to Emilio Sanchez in the fourth round. Sanchez was a good player, solid on hard courts although more comfortable on clay, […]
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Miami Open. Over the past three decades, the tournament has grown into one of the biggest tournaments of the season, but the beginnings were quite chaotic. Let’s have a look at the early days of the Miami Open (then called the Lipton Open): From Hard courts: real […]
Perhaps tired by his marathon match against Quentin Halys the day before, Rudy Coco could not do much to counter Karen Khachanov, who wins in straight sets, 6-1 6-4. Aged 18, Khachanov trains at the 4Slam tennis academy in Barcelona, with former number 40, Galo Blanco. He won 2 Futures tournaments last year, in Taipei […]
The Open du Nord, in Lille, had the great idea to organize a wheelchair tennis exhibition before the singles final between Karen Khachanov and Rudy Coco: a mini-set (tie break at 4 games all) between the Belgian Joachim Gerard, world number 5 and the French player Nicolas Peifer world number 6. Some spectacular points in […]
I’ve been lucky to get invited to a quick tour of Lacoste‘s showroom in Paris last Monday. The opportunity to have a look at pieces of the Fall 2015 fashion collection, the tennis collection, but also the soon-to-be released LT12 hybrid racquet. First, a look at the Fall fashion collection. The iconic Lacoste polo shirt […]
Thanks to Vincent for this guest post. Vincent Imhoff is a writer and California criminal lawyer who acts as a managing partner at Imhoff & Associates, P.C. He earned his law degree at Chicago-Kent College and his undergraduate degree at Lewis University. Since Lance Armstrong came clean with his sophisticated process for hiding his performance […]
It’s time for ESPN the Magazine’s annual Body Issue. This year, Agnieszka Radwanska and John Isner are among the athletes baring all. Previous tennis players featured in ESPN the body issue include Daniela Hantuchova, Esther Vergeer and Serena Williams. Other athletes featured this year include Joffrey Lupul, Colin Kaepernick, John Wall, Courtney Force and many […]
In 2009 Robinsons worked on a campaign celebrating the nation’s love for tennis during Wimbledon and out hope that, one day, we would see a British winner. Following Andy Murray’s win on Sunday, Robinsons has updated the original ad to celebrate the Scots success at Wimbledon: The ad originally aired four years ago and featured […]
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