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Wimbledon, equal pay and greatness

When a journalist last week called Serena Williams ‘one of the greatest female athletes of all time’, she bristled. “I prefer the word: one of the greatest ‘athletes’ of all time,” she replied.* 630 palabras más

Sport

Seal praises Novak Djokovic’s tennis skills before dedicating song to him at concert

Seal took a moment to recognize a that Novak Djokovic was in attendance during his concert on Monday in Spain. And Seal didn’t just quickly shout out Djokovic, he praised him for a couple minutes, mentioning that he was the No. 144 palabras más

Tennis

Seal Dedicated "Kiss From A Rose" to Novak Djokovic at a Concert

Seal performed at the Puente Romano resort in Spain on Monday. His concert took place on the resort’s tennis courts. When he came out for his encore, he announced that Novak Djokovic was in the audience and proceeded to dedicate “Kiss By a Rose” to the world’s #1. 35 palabras más

Tennis

Rafael Nadal on final entry list for Olympics; what to watch in Rio

Rafael Nadal is on the final entry list for the Rio Olympics.

The 14-time major champion hasn’t played since pulling out of the French Open because of an injured left wrist and needed the International Tennis Federation’s Olympic Committee to approve his appeal because he hasn’t played Davis Cup. 1.166 palabras más

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Impressions of Wimbledon

First of all, congratulations to Andy Murray. Getting that third major does back-up his two odd-ball majors in 2012 (USO) and 2013 (WB) when Djokovic’s form took a long-term dive, Nadal was typically erratic and Federer was in the midst of his steady decline. 1.609 palabras más

Commentary

"Wunderkind" On The Rise

July 6, 2014. A 6’6″ German 17 year old, ranked around 650, takes the Challenger tour by storm as he wins Braunschweig Challenger. Youngest player to win a Challenger tournament since Bernard Tomic (2009) 681 palabras más

Roger Federer

Drink Every Time You Hear "The Lendl Effect"***

Wimbledon’s over and Andy Murray walked away with his second title at the All England Club, and third major overall, by dispatching of Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6, 7-6 in a crisp and routine fashion. 1.090 palabras más

Tennis