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IBJJF Madrid Open 2016

As regular readers know that I love connecting my competitions with the chance to travel. So with a need to get back into training seriously and to shake off my competition rust I decided to enter the IBJJF Madrid Open. 548 more words

BJJ

FRENCH OPEN: Roger Federer To Miss Grand Slam For The First Time In His Career

Former World Number One, Roger Federer has withdrawn from this year’s French Open after failing to recover from a back Injury which means he will miss a Grand Slam for the first time this century. 156 more words

Tennis

Madrid Open owner says he can't pay 'long-legged' women tennis players as much as men

The debate over equal pay in women’s tennis heated up again this week after the owner of the Madrid Open said he doesn’t think female players deserve equal pay — even though they get it in his tournament. 297 more words

Tennis

Novak Djokovic wins his 29th Masters title in Madrid

Novak Djokovic has once again proved he is in a league of his own. The top seed defeated the second seed in what was the match of the tournament a marathon three setter with Djokovic’ final game taking just 13 minutes to see out his record 26 Masters 1000 title. 11 more words

Novak Djokovic wins his 29th Masters title in Madrid

Novak Djokovic has once again proved he is in a league of his own. The top seed defeated the second seed in what was the match of the tournament a marathon three setter with Djokovic’ final game taking just 13 minutes to see out his record 26 Masters 1000 title. 11 more words

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Simona Halep must now build on success in Madrid!

At the start of the week I wouldn’t have said that Simona Halep was a favourite to win the title but after a few days in Madrid the Romanian was suddenly the only player ranked in the top 20 in the world left in the tournament in the quarter finals and suddenly expectations change. 300 more words

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Novak playing in a dream

Andre Agassi spoke about playing in a “waking dream”. Djokovic is in a dream, and it seems nobody can wake him up.

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