Tag Archives: wimbledon

Jelena Dokic contemplated suicide

There are a lot of “what ifs” on Jelena Dokic’s mind, even now, 15 years removed from her peak as a tennis player. 4 in the world, wonders what her…

Tomic the Tank Engine lives up to tennis nickname

The Australian is on the lookout for a new racket manufacturer, too, after being fined by Wimbledon officials and then dumped by Head for some incredibly clueless comments following his…

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…

Garrison and McNeil from Houston to Center Court

A few years later, Wilkerson phoned the tennis writer at the Houston Post and invited him to visit the courts to take a look, saying, “I promise I’ve got a…

Andy Murray ahead of US Open

Andy Murray admits he’s playing the best tennis of his life as he looks to capitalise on the growing frailties of his rivals and capture a second US Open title…

‘I just played pretty bad’ in loss to teen Denis Shapovalov in Toronto

Nick Kyrgios turned in a patchy performance to exit the Toronto Masters 7-6 (7/2), 3-6, 6-3 on Monday at the hands of Wimbledon junior champion Denis Shapovalov. In his first…