Archive for the 'Professional Tennis' Category

Congrats Kim, Serena I hope you learn

Kim Clijsters deserves huge kudos for her amazing run all the way to becoming the 2009 US Open Women’s Champion. It could not have happened to a nicer person or role model for the sport that we all love. The last time a mother won a major was Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1980. While Serena […]

Roddick finally ends his losing streak again Federer

To borrow from the late Vitas Gerulitas, “Listen smart guy, nobody beats Andy Roddick 12 times in a row”. Andy finally was able to stop his slide against Roger with the 7-6(4), 4-6, 6-3 quarterfinal win on Thursday night at the Sony Ericsson Open. Andy played well and served big when he needed it. This […]

Maria and Lindsay the round 2 Aussie Open showdown!

Who would expect to see a second round match as exciting as Lindsay vs. Maria? Lindsay is playing extremely well since her return to the tour last September winning 19 of 20 matches. Maria is hoping for a chance to reach the Austalian Open final for a second straight year. This match should be shown […]

Who are your picks for the Australian Open?

It is hard to believe that the Aussie Open starts in just 2 days. Can Roger and Justine continue to roll? Will the Bryan Brothers grab another slam? Here are my picks: Men’s: Novak Djokovic Roger is the safe bet and in all probability will make it to the finals. Novak has given Roger problem […]

Have you been watching the Hopman Cup?

The Tennis Channel provided some wonderful coverage of the Hopman Cup. The Hopman Cup is a team event consisting of men and women’s singles and a mixed doubles match. This event is in its twentieth year and has provided a some fun an spirited tennis. The coverage by the Tennis Channel has been superb this […]