Listen To The Wimbledon Radio Channel For The Best Tennis Experience

I always prefer the radio feed for sporting events over the play-by-play on the television. Tennis is no exception. If you’re a fan like I am, check out the Wimbledon Radio Channel via TuneIn. There are actually three radio feeds: An overall feed which covers the tournament in general and then two feeds dedicated to […]

Why is Keys so solid at slams? – Roland-Garros – The 2019 Roland-Garros Tournament official site

This is an excellent article on how a player like Madison Keys has adapted both her game and her mindset to perform well at Grand Slam events. — Read on www.rolandgarros.com/en-us/article/madison-keys-grand-slam-consistency-davenport

Remember Justin Gimelstob? – Tennis Connected

Mind you, this incident is different than when he insulted Anna Kournikova in 2008, or when he was sexist as hell also in 2008, or when he tried choking an opponent at a 2017 paddle tournament, or when he made asinine comments about Barack Obama, or even when his ex-wife filed a restraining order against him, nor is it the same as the time […]

Roger Federer Makes History In Dubai, Wins 100th Title | ATP Tour | Tennis

Congratulations to Roger Federer on his 100th career ATP tour title! He is the GOAT of men’s tennis by far. Roger Federer made history on Saturday at the Dubai Duty Free Championships, defeating reigning Next Gen ATP Finals Champion Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-4, 6-4 to win his 100th tour-level title. The 37-year-old is just the second […]

LGBT group severs links with Navratilova over transgender comments – BBC News

In its statement, Athlete Ally said Navratilova’s comments were “transphobic, based on a false understanding of science and data, and perpetuate dangerous myths that lead to the ongoing targeting of trans people through discriminatory laws, hateful stereotypes and disproportionate violence”. It added: “This is not the first time we have approached Martina on this topic. […]

Murray Undergoes Hip Surgery In London

1. Cue the Six Million Dollar Man theme. 2. I hope Mr. Murray no longer has hip pain. 3. Will he be able to return to the court? Andy Murray has confirmed that he underwent right hip surgery in London on Monday. The former World No. 1 posted a message on his Instagram account, including […]

When the Letter of the Law Supersedes the Spirit

On Facebook, I recently posted an article from the Washington Post regarding the Women’s Singles US Open Final and the controversy which took place during that match. I won’t go into the details, which you can read in the article, but one of the points I’ve seen come up repeatedly is that Serena Williams’ coach, Patrick […]

How To Follow The Australian Open Online

We’re barely halfway through the first month of 2018 and it’s already time for the first Grand Slam tournament of tennis, the Australian Open! As the geeky tennis fan I am, I want to stay on top of the Open as much as possible. While that mainly entails turning on the TV and watching the […]

App Review: 2011 French Open (iOS)

My wife and I both consider the French Open to be our least favorite of the tennis Grand Slam events. Personally, I have to say the same for the iOS app. While the mobile apps for the Grand Slam events of the tennis world are designed by IBM, the French Open app, sponsored by European […]