The Five Finest French Open Men’s Champions

Countdown to Roland Garros: In the fourth and final part of our series building up to the French Open, Last Word on Tennis looks...

The Five Greatest French Open Women’s Champions

Countdown to Roland Garros: In the third part of our series building up to the French Open, Last Word on Tennis looks at the...
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The Five Finest French Open Men’s Finals

Countdown to Roland Garros: In the second part of our series building up to the French Open, Last Word on Tennis looks back at...

The Five Finest French Open Women’s Finals

Countdown to Roland Garros: With less than a month to go until the start of the French Open, Last Word on Tennis begins its...

Terre Battue or a Terrible Battle – A Brief History of Clay Court Tennis

For the members of Great Britain’s Davis Cup team, the clay court season will begin a week earlier than for most male players, as...

The Five Finest Comebacks From Injury in Tennis History

This week, Petra Kvitova, the two-time Wimbledon champion, used Instagram to update her fans and the wider world of her progress after suffering appalling...

Four Finals and a Wedding: A Brief History of Great Britain in the Fed...

Non-devotees of women’s tennis might think that the Fed Cup is a tournament named in honour of the great Roger, but it is, of...

The Five Greatest Comebacks in Tennis History (So Far!)

This year’s Australian Open has been the tournament of comebacks. Almost everywhere you look in Melbourne, there has been a seemingly unbelievable story of...

The Five Greatest Davis Cup Dynasties

Last weekend Argentina, the greatest tennis nation never to win the Davis Cup, finally broke its duck, defeating Croatia in a thrilling team performance....
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The Five Finest Fed Cup Teams

Last weekend, the Czech Republic won its third Fed Cup in a row and its fifth in the last six years, establishing themselves as...