Forget Sharapova, Kerber is the New Queen of Tennis

Perhaps the single most depressing aspect about the coverage this week of the reduction of Maria Sharapova’s ban has been the reminder that...

Dominika Cibulkova: Neglected Member of Tennis’ Elite

For most of February this year Dominika Cibulkova was ranked #66 in the world. Hampered by an injury for five months of 2015 her ranking had...

Caroline Wozniacki’s resurgence at the end of 2016

In Italy, we have a proverb that, I think, summarises Caroline Wozniacki’s 2016 quite well. It is “dalle stalle alle stelle,” its translation being...

The Five Greatest Left Handed Tennis Players of All Time

You do not hear the words "dog days" associated with professional tennis that often. It is a term that major league baseball seems to have...

Venus Williams: Expanding the Conversation

Two years ago the tennis world listened to the journalists and broadcasters and Twitter publicly question the purpose of Venus William's playing? According to them,...

WTA Championships: One Month To Go

The WTA Championships start on October 23, meaning that little more than a month is left for players to qualify and ensure their status as...
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Francesca Schiavone Should Not Retire Despite Early Grand Slam Losses

Francesca Schiavone's 6-1 6-2 loss in the opening round of the US Open was her third consecutive first round loss at a Grand Slam....

New World #1 Angelique Kerber Survives Battle to Capture 2016 US Open Title

In a tightly contested three set US Open Women's Final, the New World #1 Angelique Kerber battled past big serving Karolina Pliskova to capture...

Panelists Predictions US Open Women’s Final: Angelique Kerber vs Karolina Pliskova

It's finally here. We're up to the final of the US Open, where Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber will meet big-serving Karolina Pliskova, who...

Serena Williams Shocked for Second Straight Year in US Open Semifinal; Will Lose #1...

For the second straight year, Serena Williams has been shockingly upset in the US Open semifinals. Last year, she was taken out by a...