Male concern for {tennis} balls – Rafa versus Djokovic 2012

Having just spent some mindless hours watching various Roland Garros 2012 tennis matches on the television, there are two things that drive me bonkers. The first are Rafa Nadal’s incessant superstitious ticks.  The hair tuck, the nose wipe, the shirt … Continue reading

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer headline exhibition for flood relief – ESPN

Associated Press MELBOURNE, Australia — Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will play an exhibition match on Sunday ahead of the Australian Open to raise funds for the country’s flood victims. Federer, Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Kim Clijsters will join Lleyton … Continue reading

Roger Federer is William Tell. Just amazing!

If you needed any extra proof that there is talent behind those hard hitting, charming chestnut brown eyes, you need to see this. Whether or not you play tennis, you will appreciate the unedited skill. Note that he is NOT … Continue reading Continue reading

Many Tennis Players Would Benefit From Going All Out on Second Serve

It happens throughout every match — players uncork a first serve with as much force as possible, confident in the knowledge that another chance awaits. And on the second serve, they hit a much different, more timid, perceptibly slower serve. … Continue reading

Roland Garros French Open 2009 Winners – A Career Grand Slam signed Federer

Roger Federer pulls off the Career Grand Slam French Open 2009 Men’s TitleRoger Federer (#2) rolled over Robin Soderling (#23) in 3 sets, 6-2, 7-6 (1), 6-4, the ninth time in a row that Federer has beaten the surprising finalist. … Continue reading