Monthly Archives: July 2011

Inapollpriate: Who Has the Best Box?

            Phew! Maria Kirilenko and Daniela Hantuchova almost spoiled the show at The Bank of the West this week. But those chokers couldn’t deal with the pressure and we get the quarterfinal everyone wanted: Serena … Continue reading

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Backhands and Compliments – ATP Edition

Fish tops Isner (again) to win Atlanta For the second consecutive year, Mardy Fish faced John Isner in the finals of the Atlanta Championships, and for the second consecutive year he came away with the winner’s check. Last year Fish … Continue reading

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Backhands and Compliments – WTA Edition

              Girl, Where You At? I’m pitching that for the new WTA slogan. Since Petra Kvitova took home the Wimbledon title, exactly where have the women been playing? I’ve heard of “B” leagues but … Continue reading

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Backhands and Compliments – ATP Edition

Spain beats host U.S. to advance to Davis Cup semifinals No Rafael Nadal? Check. A slick, indoor hard-court suited to big-serving and aggressive tactics? Check. A rabid Texas crowd in the hometown of the team’s most decorated and beloved player? … Continue reading

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Lindsey Wixson Meet Petra Kvitova (if you dare)

                              I came across this image of model Lindsey Wixson shot by Terry Richardson and couldn’t help notice the similarity between Wixson and Petra Kvitova. I … Continue reading

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Nadal’s Foot Speaks Out

Let’s get this straight: I’m not broken, fractured, or even overly calloused. I’m stressed. Period. I don’t need a walking boot, I need a shrink. When Rafa says he wants to relax and put his feet on the couch, take … Continue reading

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