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Top seeded players rushed to the third round at Monte-Carlo Masters

The weather was unstable but top players were determined to win

The weather today was as unpredictable as Italian Fabio Fognini (10) who was the first on center court to face Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut, and after a slow start by Fogna he succeeded in dispatching his opponent in two straight sets to advance to the next round. 853 more words


Gustavo Kuerten vs Stefan Edberg – Clay play, Part 5 – post match reflections

Alright, a straight sets victory for Gustavo Kuerten against Stefan Edberg on clay, pretty much expected I suppose. Edberg clearly had worse attribute values to compete with and was not able to upset the Brazilian clay ace Kuerten. 170 more words


Gustavo Kuerten vs Stefan Edberg – Clay play, Part 3

Presenting Stefan Edberg:


First Serve: 81/100

Second Serve: 71/100

Forehand: 67/100

Backhand: 81/100

Slice: 79/100

Volley: 90/100

Drop shot: 72/100

Speed: 76/100

Endurance: 79/100


Gustavo Kuerten vs Stefan Edberg – Clay play, Part 2

Presenting Gustavo Kuerten: 


First Serve: 82/100

Second Serve: 81/100

Forehand: 89/100

Backhand: 93/100

Slice: 84/100

Volley: 79/100

Drop shot: 82/100

Speed: 86/100

Endurance: 87/100


Two Cool Videos from Indian Wells

Federer running down two overheads (Dolgopolov could have done a bit more with each overhead)

Federer and Edberg training.  Some of the best moments at tennis tournaments are just watching players practice.   28 more words

Roger Federer

In Form Federer

Six months ago, Roger Federer looked a deflated man after his fourth round defeat at the US Open to Tommy Robredo. Questions were being raised whether it was time for the Swiss to put down his racquet and leave the court with his remarkable image intact and focus on his matters off it. 544 more words

ATP Tour

Stefan Edberg: il 1983

Nel 1983 Stefan Edberg ha iniziato a fare sul serio. Non che prima non giocasse seriamente, ma era ancora molto giovane e gran parte della sua attività si è focalizzata su tornei giovanili, under 16 in particolare. 1,847 more words