The pros and cons of the new Davis Cup format

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Ushering in an element of team spirit to an individual sport like tennis is a welcome concept, but still it has not been totally embraced by the players wielding the rackets, recently, at least. The Davis Cup, the most famous team event, has in fact, been more of a nuisance for

What now for Nadal?

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On October 31st 2018 the world number one Rafael Nadal had to withdraw from another APT tournament due to injury. This has been a recurring theme since 2005 but something that has happened more frequently as the years have gone by. Nadal withdraw from the Paris Masters last week before His

Tennis is Back (Already)

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You know what is so great about tennis?  It is one of the few sports that is played year round.  Although we are in the middle of winter here in New England, out in Australia they are getting ready for the first major tournament of the year.  The tournament is

Andy Murray is Finally Number One

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Tennis fans will always remember the breathtaking moment back in the 2012 London Olympics where Great Britain star Andy Murray defeated the legendary Roger Federer in three sets.  Ever since then I have grown an immense amount of respect for the guy.  It was extra special to see him win

Why Nadal Will Win It All at The French Open

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Besides winning his Rafa wins his 9th French Open title at last years’ French Open, and his saying, “I hope to see you all again next year,” Rafael Nadal has been on top of his game consistently at the French Open for each of the past 5 years now. With his

French Open; Most Difficult to Win? Here is why not.

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Is the French Open the toughest grand slam to win? Many people associate long rallies with tough, as they're physically gruelling and require greater endurance. Why is this the benchmark though? Don't get us wrong, we are not saying a professional triathlete could pick up a tennis racquet, simply have a

Rafael Nadal Wins 9th French Open Championship In 10 years


Rafael Nadal won his fifth consecutive French Open title after beating Novak Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4. It was the 42nd time the two legends had bashed rackets but It was Nadal who came out victorious, winning in dramatic style after losing the first set 6-3. Nadal claims a record-breaking 9th French Open Championship and ends

Rafael Nadal Through To The French Open Final


Rafael Nadal sealed his place in the French Open Final where he will meet second seed Novak Djokovic. The Spaniard took the spoils in straight sets winning 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 and will look to win his 9th Roland Garros title in 10 years. Nadal raced into a 3-0 lead, breaking Murray