I waited to write about Gulbis’ victory over Federer in Round 3 of the French Open due to high emotions. I should also state a few disclaimers. 1. This is a highly opinated blog by someone that plays and watches a lot of tennis, who also played in college. 2.
The screaming in women’s tennis has got to go. This keeps many people from watching women’s tennis and also detracts from the game. I can’t help but to think it hurts endorsements, too. The worst offenders in women’s tennis are Sharapova and Azarenka. Watching and hearing Sharapova play against Halep
Tommy. Honey!!! Please take a month off and let that shoulder heal. I was so disappointed he had to retire from his match in the French Open, leading 5-2 against J.Zopp. For nothing more than purely seflish reasons, wanting to see this beautiful man swing a tennis racket, I want
Very exciting that the U.S. has such a dominant presence in Round 1 of the French Open. So far Isner, Querrey, D. Young, S. Williams, V. Williams have made it through. Tomorrow Sock, Johnson and Klahn will play for a spot in Round 2. I caught the Djokovic and Sousa
Tommy Haas defeated Stan Wawrinka to make it into the quarterfinals where he will compete with Dimitrov for a spot in the semifinals of the Italian Open. In the first set Haas had to adjust to the pace and seemed to be struggling to keep up, but his strength and
Two of my favorite things- Tommy Haas and Rome. It’s probably no secret that the Tennis Bitch utterly adores Tommy Haas and has fully endorsed him for the 2014 season. It’s admirable how he is still going strong and chasing his dream, being the oldest player on the ATP. Not
Good lord did anyone else see Nishikori hand Nadal his undies in the finals of the Madrid Open? He played an amazing tournament and was flawless in his execution of points. It was sad that he had to retire from play due to a hip injury. I love and respect
Stan “The Man” Wawrinka won his first Master’s prize from his fellow countryman, Federer, today in Monte Carlo. The last two years have seen the tides changing for players climbing the rankings, such as Ferrer, Berdych, Gasquet, Fognini and Wawrinka. Injury seems to be a major factor in how the
If you caught the match between Haas and Djokovic, then you saw the oldest player on tour take out the number one player. Wow! Haas was spot on for this match and Djokovic could not seem to gain an edge. In an interview Haas blamed his lack of having a
What is the deal with all of the yellow themed clothing the players are wearing in the Australian Open? Yellow just doesn’t do it for me. I’d love to see the boys wearing some jewel tones. In other news GO ANDY MURRAY!