Tag Archive: tennis

Djokovic will wear them all down

If Novak Djokovic is the greatest player ever, it’s because he has the greatest skill: the ability to wear down and outlast the opponent. He is 35-10 in 5-set matches, and many of… Continue reading

Shapo on the Roam in Rome

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ROGERS CUP PREVIEW: Novak Djokovic reveals the secrets of his inner world

    In another sport, say soccer or hockey, Novak Djokovic would be the world’s most popular player. He would be revered for his endurance, his fluency in five languages, and his will to… Continue reading

Raonic-Nishikori rivalry could be the next Sampras-Agassi, Federer-Nadal

In the decisive fourth set of the Wimbledon round of 16, Kei NIshikori got all returns back. He pinned Milos Raonic into the corner. But Raonic rifled a forehand winner down the line,… Continue reading

The Acrobatics of Air Kei — Nishikori soars at Rakuten Japan Open tennis

  Kei Nishikori is a joy to watch. He soars through the air like a Japanese manga hero. But he also wears his emotions in his pained expressions of struggle. A photo gallery… Continue reading

TENNIS: fun shots of giants, dwarfs, and conjoined twins at Japan Open 2011

See the full gallery on Posterous -Mardy Fish shows why tennis can be a dangerous sport for men -Conjoined twins separated at birth, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal reunite at Japan Open in… Continue reading

Andy Murray wins Japan Open 2011 over Nadal

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TENNIS: Djokovic is De Niro

You talkin’ to me?  See the full gallery on Posterous He’s Travis Bickle (Taxi Driver) and Tony Montana (Scarface) Ju like that, huh? Well say hello to my little friend… See the full… Continue reading

TENNIS: Miles to go for Milos Raonic

Milos Raonic has become the first Canadian to win on the tennis tour since 1995. Only 20 years old, Milos is surely not a flash in the pan. He has worked hard, and… Continue reading

TENNIS: Djokovic not joking, wins Australian Open

See the full gallery on Posterous See the full gallery on Posterous Nice guy finishes first Led rally for relief for Queensland flood victims, practiced with juniors, signed every ball, threw shoes into… Continue reading