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Murray passes Raonic to win Wimbledon

— Big serves get the hype but passing shots often win at Wimbledon. Think Borg passing McEnroe, or Federer passing Roddick. Great returners and passers such as Agassi, Nadal and Djokovic all won… Continue reading

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

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

Serena beats Madison Keys to win Rome Masters

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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

Roger had SABR. Novak had SABADJ. Djokovic’s tactical genius at US Open final

  –During a hot humid early August in Montreal, many wondered why Novak Djokovic was tiring himself out playing doubles with his pal Jarko Tipsarevic as well as singles at the Rogers Cup.… Continue reading

Kyrgios casting himself in dark light

He’s one of the brightest young stars in tennis, but Nick Kyrgios cast himself in a dark light as a villain at the Rogers Cup in Montreal. (images copyright Christopher Johnson Globalite Media,… Continue reading

Sharapova wins on hot clay in Rome

Roger Federer: the pride of Dubai

At age 33, Roger Federer isn’t too old to lift another trophy — this time in his adopted home of Dubai. Like others around the world, Dubai fans love Federer because he’s generous… Continue reading