Tags » Sampras

Little John

Patrick McEnroe once talked about Pete Sampras’s serve as being a heavy ball with what he liked to call “late movement.  It had weight to it.”  He was trying to describe the feeling of being on the receiving end of one of the most devastating serves of the 90’s and arguably of all time.  421 more words


US Open Rewind

The Top 5 matches at the US Open from yesteryears!

  1. NOVAK DJOKOVIC d. ROGER FEDERER, 6-7(7), 4-6,6-3,6-2,7-5, 2011 US Open Semi Finals

Novak Djokovic’s win over Federer in 2011 did more damage than intended. 670 more words


For Love of the Game....

The game is tennis of course. It’s always been my favorite sport and not because of any natural physical ability to play it myself. I’m quite terrible in fact. 755 more words


Nostalgia with tennis and 'The Wimbledon Grand Finale 2015'

It has become a ritual  for me every year not to miss the grand slam finals,especially that of wimbledon since school days.The first player i admired most was ‘Pete Sampras’ and my memory goes back to the days of his rivalry with ‘Andre Agassi’. 648 more words


What do Federer and Murray's victories say about their Wimbledon chances?

As the world’s most famous grass court tennis tournament moves ever closer, two of the All England Club’s most popular sons have added yet another title to their enviable trophy cabinets in their bid to prepare for the rigours of the only Grand Slam tournament to be played on grass. 1,037 more words

Grand Slams

INFOGRAPHIC: Nadal eyeing second Australian Open win

TENNIS – Rafael Nadal can become the first player in the Open era to win all Grand Slams at least twice and the third player all time, after Rod Laver and Roy Emerson.   22 more words


Pit Sampras: Novak nastavlja dominaciju

Legendarni teniser smatra da “velika trojka” svetskog tenisa još nije spremna da prepusti tron mlađima.

Sampras je dodaoo da ga je ove sezone impresionirao bugarin Grigor Dimitrov, trenutno 11. 196 more words