Murray Advances Easily, Seed Killers From Wednesday Fall on Friday

(June 28, 2013) No. 2 seed and 2012 London Olympic champion Andy Murray continued his straight sets streak by defeating Tommy Robredo 6-2, 6-4, 7-5 to reach the fourth round under a closed roof at Wimbledon on Friday. Meanwhile, two days ago several … [Read more...]

Roger Federer Upset by Sergiy Stakhovsky in Second Round of Wimbledon

  (June 26, 2013) In a day which saw seven players pull out with injuries and seven former number ones lose at Wimbledon, Roger Federer seven-time champion, lost in the second round to No. 116, qualifier Sergiy Stakhovsky 6-7 (5), 7-6 (5), … [Read more...]

Three Was Not a Magic Number at Wimbledon on Wacky Wednesday

(June 26, 2013) Three was a tragic number in tennis on Wednesday as opposed to a magic number on day three of Wimbledon which saw seven withdrawals or retirements, seven former number ones lose and a total of 11 seeds upset – four men and seven … [Read more...]

Federer Crushes Hanescu in First Round of Wimbledon

(June 24, 2013) Defending Wimbledon champion Roger Federer took a mere 68 minutes to crush Victor Hanescu 6-3, 6-2, 6-0 to move into the second round. It was ten years ago that Federer won his first major title at Wimbledon. Federe was superior at … [Read more...]

Federer Begins Quest for Eighth Wimbledon Crown

(June 23, 2013) Roger Federer will open Wimbledon on Centre Court on Monday to defend his 2012 title as is tradition. The third seeded Federer faces a tough road ahead of him as he would have to most probably defeat both No. 5 Rafael Nadal and No. 2 … [Read more...]

Tsonga Ousts Federer at French Open

By Ros Satar (June 4, 2013) PARIS - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga pulled off arguably the biggest upset of the French Open tournament, putting Roger Federer out, in straight sets 7-5 6-3 6-3 in the quarterfinals.   For many, the fact that Tsonga beat … [Read more...]

Federer Survives Fall and Simon to Gain 36th Straight Grand Slam Quarterfinal

(June 2, 2013) Roger Federer was pushed to five sets on Sunday and had to recover from a fall on the clay, as well as a loss of focus in rallying to defeat Frenchman Gilles Simon, 6-1, 4-6, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3 in the fourth round of the French Open. “I … [Read more...]

Radwanska Closes Out Full Day’s Play With A Win

  By Ros Satar (May 31, 2013) Fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska closed out an uninterrupted day’s play with a straight sets 6-3, 6-4 win over Dinah Pfizenmaier to book her slot in the fourth round of Roland Garros. Taking to the court in the … [Read more...]

Roger Federer Beats Julien Benneteau to Gain Fourth Round at Roland Garros

(May 31, 2013) No. 2 seed Roger Federer needed only 91 minutes to defeat Frenchman Julien Benneteau 6-3, 6-4, 7-5 to reach the round of 16 at Roland Garros on Friday. Benneteau broke Federer to open the match and held for a 2-0 lead. Federer broke … [Read more...]

Serena Williams and Roger Federer Demolish Opponents to Gain French Open Third Round

(May 29, 2013) No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 2 seed Roger Federer ran over their respective opponents to both reach the third round of the French Open on Wednesday. Serena Williams extended a person-best winning streak to 26 with a 6-1, 6-2 victory … [Read more...]