January 10, 2018

Swinging into 2018 and the Australian Open!

Happy New Year from your tennis bloggers! With the New Year comes the promise of exciting matches in the tennis world, like the first of the […]
November 10, 2017

Rafa and Roger – What a Year – 2017!

I’m just as shocked as the next person about Rafa and Roger’s successes this year. Rafa (31) damaged his left wrist in 2016, causing him to […]
July 7, 2017

Federer, Nadal, Djokovic – Who’s the Greatest?

As the talking heads continue to banter back and forth about who might be the greatest tennis player of all time (how can you not like […]
June 12, 2017

Nadal’s Knees and Grass Court Tennis!

Well in case you missed it…Rafa completed his historic La Decima at Roland Garros yesterday! Not only has he now won ten French Open titles (three […]
March 14, 2017

What About a 5th Tennis Grand Slam?

Well it’s about time professional tennis makes a change and beats golf to a 5th Grand Slam. Indian Wells (IW) (which happens to be hosting the […]
April 30, 2016

The Return of Rafa!

I was pleasantly surprised to see Rafa biting two trophies in a row at two very prestigious tournaments (Monte Carlo and Barcelona) the past couple of […]
August 22, 2015

Will Rafa Nadal Ever Return to the Top Four Again?

The longer the current tennis year plods along (we are nearing the US Open), the more many of us are wondering just how extensive Rafa’s “slump” […]
July 3, 2015

The One-Handed Backhand…on Full Display!

I happened to catch part of the 3rd round Wimbledon match between Grigor Dimitrov and Richard Gasquet yesterday, and I really enjoyed taking in some moments […]
August 28, 2014

Can Rafa Return to Dominance once Again?

The US Open is off and running, and as exciting a time as this is, you can’t help but notice the vast void or vacuum left […]
June 20, 2014

Will Nadal Win His Third Channel Double?

So the only detail I missed last post was predicting Nadal would take five sets to down Djokovic in the French Open final. Rafa surprised me […]
May 28, 2014

French Open 2014 Prediction

I have been thinking about Nadal’s performances so far this spring and how they have been lacking relative to his amazing track record on terra battu […]
February 1, 2014

Chinese Tennis…Now Is the Future…Part One!

I have been pondering the past few days the possible implications of Li Na’s victory in Australia for the development of tennis in China, and wow, […]