Wave that [French] flag!

It seems that this week, France has managed to capture the bulk of the headlines in the press in the international section.  And there is a captivating, if not liberating theme! The liberation of the two French France Television journalists, … 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

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

Double-handed backhand dominating if not dulling women’s tennis

The double-handed backhand: dominatrix of women’s tennis I read with interest in USA Today, June 25, 2008, an article entitled, “Women’s one-handed backhand becomes mostly a dropped shot.” The article points out there are 7 women players in the top … Continue reading