Sunday, January 19, 2020

Federer’s Path Towards no.1 in Rotterdam: Qualifier, Kohlschreiber, Wawrinka

As the ATP 500 tournament of Rotterdam kicks off next week (12-18 February) all eyes will be on 1st seed and 20-time Grand Slam...

Player of the Month February 2018: Frances Tiafoe

In the overarching context of the tennis season, February has a habit of offering little in the way of interesting developments. Invariably the shortest...

Federer Welcomes Three-Month Break After Early Miami Exit and Loss of...

Just when you thought Roger Federer was going to make a mockery of the ATP tour for three straight months at the age of...

The Greatest Matches in Australian Open History: #1 Roger Federer vs....

Beauty is truly in the eye of the beholder. Even though strong-felt opinions get flailed around nowadays as a rash – and often in a...

Federer’s Certainty Returns to Tennis

In honor of Roger Federer's 8th Wimbledon title, here's a piece I wrote after watching him dismantle Berdych in the third round of the...

A Glimpse of the Future of Tennis: Kyrgios beats Zverev

On the second day of the Miami Open quarterfinals, fans were treated to two three-set epics. In the first match, we saw Tomas Berdych struggle valiantly...

The Greatest Matches in Australian Open History: #5 Roger Federer vs...

Scintillating, surprising, celebratory, significant, stunning, and sublime. There are so many words that can be used to describe the 2017 Australian Open Men’s Singles Final. Among...

Alexander Zverev dismantles Raonic

There were contrasting agendas for the two players contesting the second Rome quarter-final on Friday. Alexander Zverev, ranked 17 in the world, was seeking...

Djokovic and the ‘Sand Castle’ Effect

Looking at the current tennis landscape makes it pretty easy to spot that two of the game's greats, possibly the best two players to...

Australian Open Preview: Goffin to Shine & Zverev to Flop

Few Grand Slam tournaments in recent memory has been as anticipated as this year's Australian Open. After a 2017 where Rafael Nadal and Roger...