After going out of the Sony Ericsson / Miami Open rather ungloriously to Juan Monaco, Mardy Fish joined the growing chorus of complaints about the prevalance of extremely-slow courts on the ATP tour.
March 31, 2012
March 30, 2012
Sadly, Rafael Nadal withdrew shortly before his scheduled semifinal match with Andy Murray at the Miami Open, citing pain in his right knee.
March 29, 2012
Congratulations to France's Marion Bartoli for downing world number one, and previouslyl undefeated in 2012, Vika Azarenka last night in Miami.
March 28, 2012
Bernard Tomic, the 19-year old Australian tennis player with tremendous potential, appears to be yet another tennis prodigy with progeny problems.
J.K. Rowling's Pottermore web site is in beta, and at a quick look she is attempting to redefine ebook distribution models.
March 27, 2012
Before Marian Vajda coached Novak Djokovic, Vajda coached another ATP player that beat both Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
Q: Who is that player?
March 26, 2012
In the competition between two-handed- and one-handed-backhands, the dual flavor is in ascendancy, largely because the combination of extremely high-bouncing courts plus topspin aided by co-poly strings such as Luxilon and Babolat RPM are forcing players to strike more balls above their shoulders, where the outside left-hand (for righties) helps you get strength and weight above high balls.
Excerpt from his 60 minutes interview. "My record is 38 from Davis Cup." Followed by full interview
March 24, 2012
Why is it that the BNP Indian Wells tennis tournament, essentially a second-tier tournament behind the four grand slams, is better run that those huge, multi-centi-million-dollar events?