Monthly Archive: May, 2016

Gasquet: Allez Les Blur

Nobody moves faster than Richard Gasquet, and he’s moving fast at the French Open after beating Kei Nishikori in a blur of whipping topspin backhands. (images copyright Christopher Johnson Globalite Media, all rights… Continue reading

Zverev, Thiem, Kyrgios — new faces of tennis

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Murray making a meal of the French Open

After reaching finals in Madrid and Rome, Andy Murray played 10 sets in his first two Roland Garros victories. Will we have enough in the tank to win his first French Open? (all… Continue reading

Bouchard feeling good in Paris

    Despite a second round exit at Roland Garros, Genie Bouchard sounds more positive than her disastrous season last year. She’s gained weight and muscle, and the return of her longtime coach… Continue reading

Serena beats Madison Keys to win Rome Masters

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Murray beats Djokovic at rainy Rome Masters

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Murray beats Goffin, Djokovic beats Rafa on Rome clay

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Genie on a roll in Rome

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why Djokovic beat Murray in Madrid

Dominating for five years, Novak Djokovic has the tennis world in the palm of his hand.     His 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 Madrid Open 2016 win over Andy Murray followed a familiar pattern.… Continue reading

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. (images copyright Christopher Johnson Globalite Media all rights reserved)