Tag Archives: clay

Rafael Nadal heads to grass

Leave it to others to decide whether Rafael Nadal is playing the best tennis of his career as he comes off a 10th French Open championship, his 15th Grand Slam…

Giants bullpen finally comes through in win over Dodgers

Needing a win to keep pace with the Cardinals in the wild-card race and end a three-game losing streak, the Giants were able to give Cueto his 17th win of…

Leicester’s veterans do us proud

On the local club scene, men’s Premiership League holders, Carisbrooke of Knighton, got off to a flying start with 5-4 win over the highly-fancied Leicestershire club, while in the women’s…

Andy Murray & Colin Fleming give Great Britain Davis Cup lead

Andy Murray and Colin Fleming gave Great Britain a 2-1 lead over Croatia going into Sunday’s two reverse singles in the Davis Cup World Group play-off. Murray struggled with a…

The Fedal rivalry

Nadal holds a 6-2 record in the Grand Slam finals, in contrast to Federer’s record of 15-1 against every other opponent. Nadal has stopped Federer twice from achieving a Career…

Maria Sharapova: Leaving an indelible mark on clay

Maria Sharapova after her second round win over Jill Craybas at the French Open 2007. Six years on, one of the world’s most recognized faces, Sharapova successfully defended her Stuttgart…