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The Big Australian Open Preview

The Big Australian Open Preview

Can Nadal overcome Djokovic’s dominance down under?  I think that Novak Djokovic will triumph at this year’s Australian Open. Four times a champion and the winner in each of the last three years, he always produces in Melbourne and I can see that continuing. The draw has been kind to the Serb, another reason for … Continue reading

Robson Rallies Against BOTH Williams Sisters

Robson Rallies Against BOTH Williams Sisters

Since she first came to be noticed by the wider public in the mixed-doubles final I don’t remember British number one Laura Robson having one easy draw. This year, in the Australian Open she battled past Petra Kvitova before going out to 25th ranked Sloane Stephens. More recently in Madrid she beat world number four … Continue reading

What’s going on in the World of Tennis?

What’s going on in the World of Tennis?

The latest happenings in the tennis world, rounded up for you. The Sony Open in Miami is underway and Britain’s Laura Robson has got herself off to a good start. The 19-year old couldn’t have won the first set in much better fashionn in her first round match against Italy’s Camila Giorgi, winning the first … Continue reading

Your Top 5 Moments from the Australian Open

Your Top 5 Moments from the Australian Open

These are our top five moments from the 2013 Australian Open as chosen by you, in no particular order. Feel free to comment your favourite… or anything else! And the nominations are… Djokovic V Wawrinka: Five Sets in Five Hours In round four, the Serbian played Switzerland’s second player, and Federer’s doubles partner, Stanislas Wawrinka. … Continue reading

#AusOpen: The Top 3, in Round 3

#AusOpen: The Top 3, in Round 3

Djokovic Steps Past Stepanek Located in the ATP top 30, Radek Stepanek was not going to be a walkover, as said by Djokovic himself: “I wasn’t expecting an easy match coming into the third round and playing a seeded player.” The Czech always varies his shots a lot, unlike many other players – for example … Continue reading

#AusOpen: Round 2 Round-Up

#AusOpen: Round 2 Round-Up

As Easy as 1,2,3 for Djokovic Novak Djokovic starts us off with his match against US No.3 Ryan Harrison, where he piled on the pressure right from the start, showing no mercy for the young 20 year-old. And, from a statement on the Australian Open’s website, it’s not hard to see why after just 20 minutes, … Continue reading

TPFTennis’ Top 10 Moments in 2012

TPFTennis’ Top 10 Moments in 2012

What a year this has been for tennis, and we, as spectators, have thoroughly enjoyed it. Here’s our top ten moments that we’ve seen, accompanied with highlights just below. 10) Yaroslava Shvedova’s ‘Golden Set’ Having earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records, it simply had to make it onto our list of … Continue reading