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Bobby Riggs

Bobby Riggs (February 25, 1918 – October 25, 1995)

Robert Larimore Riggs was born in Los Angeles. He began playing tennis at age 11 and quickly rose to the top of the Southern California tennis circuit. 240 more words


2017 French Open Championship Weekend Recap

This past weekend was quite a memorable one for tennis fans around the world. The French Open ended in epic fashion with Rafael Nadal setting a new record by achieving “La Decima” this Sunday in Paris. 162 more words


This Is The 20-Year-Old Who Won 2017 French Open

Jelena Ostapenko has made history as the first Grand slam winner from Latvia and also the 1st unseeded woman to win the French Open since Margaret Scriven of England in 1933. 138 more words


The 2017 Wimbledon Championships

Written by sports guru- Wallace Muya;

The games are coming up in the next three weeks. Are you prepared to have the best experience of the games?

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2017 PBA Commissioner’s Cup: Alaska Aces stats


Just no.

If there’s one team that should miss the playoffs, that team shouldn’t be the Alaska Aces.

I know I haven’t been rooting for them ever since the team lost the likes of Johnny Abarrientos, Bong Hawkins, Jojo Lastimosa, Poch Juinio, Rodney Santos, and either/or Kenneth Duremdes and Jeffrey Cariaso but it felt as if Alex Compton and his boys are hellbent to continue their winning tradition. 305 more words


World Number 47: Jelena Ostapenko, French Open champion, creating her own rules

In a stunning performance which crowned an unprecedented run, 20-year-old Jelena Ostapenko beat no. 3 seed Simona Halep 4-6 6-4 6-3 to win the French Open. 902 more words

Closed To The Open

Have you been watching the French Open?

Yes? Good for you. I applaud your constancy as a tennis fan. Because, frankly, between the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, and traveling across this land (Wyoming Wednesday, Iowa yesterday, Pittsburgh tonight), I haven’t seen one damn serve nor one damn rally of the thing. 353 more words