Tag Archives: tennis

Serena Williams& Rafael Nadal out to construct French Open history

( CNN) Springtime in Paris. The River Seine shimmers, the Eiffel Tower tickles resplendent skies and the sugared pinging of racquet hitting ball can be heard as the French Open explodes into life like a gently popping Champagne cork. There are few finer views in tennis than the world’s best hurtle and clambering on the … Read More

Novak Djokovic faces uncertain future after fighting in time of suffering | Kevin Mitchell

Laid low-spirited by a chronic elbow injury, Novak Djokovic must rebuild his competition like Roger Federer to have the expectations of climbing back to the top Fading in recollections of Roger Federer’s barely plausible progress to his 20 th major at the beginning of this year is a 35 -shot rally in the fourth round … Read More

Imperfection and age pose menace to character at Australian Open trainwreck | Tim Lewis

Long list of absences including Serena Williams and Andy Murray means less-known expertise could wreak some undesirable astonishes in Melbourne Hard to believe, isn’t it, but we will soon celebrate the 16 th commemoration of a very strange tennis competitor. In late January 2002 the innocuous, double-fisted Swede Thomas Johansson took down the formidable albeit … Read More

The Joy of Six: players who have exceeded in more than one boast | Michael Butler and Ian McCourt

From a gun-slinging Jackie Stewart to Tadhg Kennellys exploits in Gaelic football and AFL, there are half-a-dozen jocks who have switched sports 1) Simen Agdestein For most people, football and chess has not been able to be more different. One is played in the silt and rainwater. The other does not even expects trainers. Football … Read More

Shaun White’s private pipe – Red Bull Project X

For more powder shredding, have a look at In 2015, Shaun White went away from the snowboard scene, burrowing in the wilds of Colorado training of what would be the most significant wintertime of his life. This is the story of his year, the personal halfpipe and one of one of the most dynamic sessions … Read More