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Roland Garros halftime

We are half way through Roland Garros. It started with awful weather and rain delays on Sunday, May 22nd. It is more fitting to say, the tournament was off to a stormy start. 530 more words

Tennis Tournament

"Schimburi rapide cu Irina-Camelia Begu...", interviu pentru site-ul WTA

Chiar in ziua exceptionalului meci care i-a adus calificarea in turul 3 la Turneul de Mare Slem de la Roland Garros, dupa o victorie istorica, fie si numai din punct de vedere statistic, daca emotiile coplesitoare se mai uita, Irina Begu a acordat un interviu pentru site-ul WTA. 702 more words


From the archives. 15-Sep-2015

THE CHAMPIONSHIPS-July 2, 2001- a 19-year old Swiss lit up the All England Tennis Club by ending the 31 match winning streak of its then most celebrated champion, Pete Sampras. 937 more words

65- In all its glory

The number 65 shall never be the same again. One would be led to believe, with the title and that first line, that this post is perilously close to the numerous GoT ‘things’ which are shamelessly in vogue. 811 more words


Rediscovering a lost love

My son Patrick with Bjorn Borg in 2007.

Yeah, Maria Sharapova was banned for illegal substances, but my take on tennis isn’t too controversial. It seemed like a safer place to go today with the first round of the French Open beginning tomorrow. 1,197 more words


Tennis: Roger Federer withdraws from French Open

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

PARIS: Roger Federer withdrew from the French Open on Thursday after failing to recover from a back injury, bringing to an end the 17-time major winner’s run of 65 consecutive Grand Slams. 96 more words

Current Affairs

These Four Simple Shifts Will Launch Your Tennis Game Into The Stratosphere

Many experts vehemently state that consistency in your stroke production and repetitiously launching balls within the confines of the court are the among the quickest… 1,201 more words