Saturday, April 21, 2018

Blogs

French Open 2015 Day 7 Preview: Youngsters look to upend top seeds

by: Tom Cochrane Day 7 at Roland Garros features a mouth-watering line-up, with a number of clashes highlighting the talents of rising stars on the ATP Tour and a blockbuster match-up between WTA Tour titans Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka....

French Open 2015 Day 6 Preview: Will Sharapova be tested by Stosur?

by: Tom Cochrane Day 5 of this year’s French Open saw fifth seed Caroline Wozniacki bow out of the tournament, the Dane going down to her clay-court nemesis, Julia Goerges. Day 5 Recap After racing out to a 3-1 lead in the...

French Open 2015 Day 5 Preview: Rafa hopes to get by Nico

by: Tom Cochrane After an easy first round match, the going gets a lot tougher for Rafael Nadal in his round 2 clash today. The nine-time French Open champion plays compatriot Nicolas Almagro for a spot in the third round....

French Open 2015 Day 4 Preview: Federer and Nishikori aim to reach round three

by: Tom Cochrane Superstars Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal made their 2015 debuts at Roland Garros on Day 3, with each man claiming a straight sets win in round 1. Day 3 Recap Aside from a momentary wobble in the second set,...

French Open 2015 Day 3: Djokovic, Nadal and Serena get it going

by: Tom Cochrane Day 2 of the 2015 French Open saw defending champion and second seed Maria Sharapova book her place in the second round, overcoming a tough opponent and a head cold to secure a straight sets win. Day 2...

Tennis Elbow: Can the youngsters hang with the old cats at Roland Garros?

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon previews the 2015 Roland Garros. Youth offers the promise of potential. It’s the best time in your...

French Open 2015 Day 2 Preview: Sharapova, Kyrgios and Murray on deck

by: Tom Cochrane Roger Federer brushed aside Colombian Alejandro Falla on the opening day of play in Paris, before having to combat a rogue spectator who rushed onto court in search of a "selfie" with the Swiss star. Day 1 Recap Federer...

Podcast: Previewing the 2015 French Open Championships

Welcome the TennisConnected Podcast for 2015! Parsa Samii and Nima Naderi are back to preview the French Open from Paris during their latest Podcast. We take a look at the men's and women's draws in our latest show and provide listeners...

French Open 2015: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

by: Tom Cochrane It is springtime in Paris, which means it is time for the year's second Grand Slam, the French Open. Commencing at Roland Garros today, the second major of 2015 is a chance for the clay-court specialists to...

Tennis Elbow: Why is nobody talking about Carla Suarez Navarro’s season?

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon recaps quite the season for an overlooked player. Her WTA Tour webpage says that Carla Suarez Navarro...

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Andujar Wins Marrakech Title; Johnson Repeats as Houston Champion

Grand Prix Hassan II—Marrakech, Morocco World No. 355 Pablo Andujar completed a stunning week of action in Marrakech, Morocco, defeating No. 2 seed and world...