Tagged with Rome Masters

Rafa Rallies to Rome Final

Rafa Rallies to Rome Final

Rafael Nadal is through to the Rome Masters final after a stunning 6-2 6-4 win over Tomas Berdych. It took the Spaniard just over an hour and a quarter to dispose of his Czech opponent, who beat the world number one Novak Djokovic to set up the semi-final with Rafa. Initially, it was a walk … Continue reading

Even the Professionals need a Holiday

Even the Professionals need a Holiday

Our partners over at LoveSetMatch have gathered quite a collection of personal holiday pics of Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro, and more at Tennis Pros enjoying their Roman Holiday!. There’s even a photo of Pope Francis with a tennis racquet! A papal hobby?

Titan Toppled

Titan Toppled

Yesterday, world number 1 Novak Djokovic crashed out of the Rome Masters at the hands of world number 6 Tomas Berdych. The Czech won the three-set match 2-6 7-5 6-4 to book a spot in the semi-finals. The first set seemed to go pretty much as planned for the Serb, winning it 6-2 and not … 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

A Miserable Birthday for Murray

A Miserable Birthday for Murray

On his 26th Birthday, Andy Murray has picked up an injury that could force him to miss the French Open, which is just 11 days away or, in other words, a week on Sunday away. Earlier today the Briton pulled out of the Rome Masters during his tie with Marcel Granollers, who won the first … Continue reading