The International Tennis Federation were in favour of Gerard Pieque’s ideas to revamp the Davis Cup which, could turn the competition into World Cup-style event. New Barcelona captain Lionel Messi made clear his side’s desire to bring the UEFA Champions League trophy back to the Camp Nou this season. Malcom, Lionel Messi and Rafinha found […]
Serena Williams has only been back to playing tennis for five months after taking over a year off from the women’s tour due to pregnancy and maternity leave, but she’s as impressive as ever. The US Open this year will be huge even for Williams as she chases her 24th Grand Slam, which would tie […]
Alexander Zverev expressed his displeasure over his Toronto quarterfinal loss to Stefanos Tsitsipas. (AP) In the midst of the US Open Series, the podcast co-hosts Nina Pantic and Irina Falconi dissect the press’ relationship with players, which has an air of negative stigma around it. There’s a new face in town named Stefanos Tsitsipas and Nina […]
Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, returns to Steve Johnson in the first round at the Western & Southern Open, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Mason, Ohio. (John Minchillo/Associated Press) by Brian Mahoney | AP August 14 at 7:54 PM NEW YORK — A new Davis Cup format that tennis’ governing body believes is more enticing for players and […]
LEO Borg, the 15-year-old son of tennis legend Bjorn Borg, looks to be following in his father’s footsteps, claiming the Swedish under-16 outdoor tennis championship over the weekend. Leo Borg won two straight sets, 6-4, 6-4, to defeat Ross Weibull on Sunday to take home the junior title for the second year in a row. […]
Bend tennis team headed to 55-and-over nationals; The close-knit group will make the journey to Orlando in October.
A–A+ It was July 1, championship day in Sunriver, and members of the Bend 55-and-over women’s tennis team had ice in their veins. They needed it. Two different matches in the final against a team from Lake Oswego came down to a third-set tiebreaker. By the end of the day, Bend captain […]