Tagged with Wimbledon

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Andy Murray received his OBE yesterday. Today he has a further honour; featuring in TPFTennis’s Classic Match of the Week! Instead of picking the fantastic Wimbledon final of this year (which will no doubt be featured at a later date), I have decided to pick his quarter-final victory over Fernando Verdasco. Perhaps more overshadowed by … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Serena Williams will end the year as the WTA world number one regardless of any further results. She has won three of the four slams this year. To commemorate her guaranteeing a third year as ending as No 1, this week’s Classic is her first Wimbledon triumph –  back in 2002. – Nathan Morley

Murray BACK in Action?

Murray BACK in Action?

Andy Murray had a minor back operation earlier this week, but we’re glad to know he’s okay – informed via the following tweet. Thanks for all the well wishes, means a lot to me… pic.twitter.com/KokbiW8Y4M — Andy Murray (@andy_murray) September 23, 2013 Yesterday (Monday), Andy had an operation on the lower disks of his back. … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Looking back to when centre court was all in green, we watch 1st and 2nd seeds Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe battle it out over five sets, eventually with the home favourite coming out on top. Unfortunately, this match didn’t get the limelight it deserved, being massively overshadowed by the previous Grand Slam final that … Continue reading

Why can’t Nadal cut it on grass?

Why can’t Nadal cut it on grass?

Rafael Nadal is an interesting tennis player, never before has there been someone whose game and style are affected so much by the court’s surface. To learn why he’s so much better on the clay, we have to delve back I to his early tennis career. At age 12, the Spaniard won the national and … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Nearly two weeks on from Wimbledon concluding, we’re still missing the historic event and all the amazing matches it throws up. This year, one that will remain in my memory for times to come is the incredible semi-final between Juan Martin del Potro and Novak Djokovic. Watch it again below, in three separate parts. Eventually … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Bob and Mike Bryan made history at Wimbledon this year by being the first ever to achieve a Golden Slam; winning the same Grand Slam FIFTEEN times! The full match is available below. – Jacob Lee