Tag Archives: Andy Roddick

Racket Attack

After more than a month since their split, Roger Federer’s racket has decided to break his silence. The scorned Wilson frame famous for its precise shot-making helped Federer win more Grand Slams than any other male player. However, a recent … Continue reading

Posted in Bogus News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2012 Crystal Ball

Novak Djokovic will keep his game, but change his hair. History tells us when players reach No. 1 they become more fashion conscious. Federer dropped the ponytail and beaded necklace; Nadal covered his biceps and exposed his knees. All image … Continue reading

Posted in Bogus News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

72 Unforced Hours at the US Open

            One day I hope The High Line gets extended all the way to Flushing. How great would that be (apart from complete exhaustion). I took to the water instead aboard the Delta Tennis Taxi … Continue reading

Posted in US Open | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

US Open Preview – ATP Edition

Roger Federer could get upset. Unless he’s not. Federer looks to have a breezy first-rounder, but then it could get complicated. He will most likely play Thomaz Bellucci in his next match, a lefty with huge topspin forehand. Federer just … Continue reading

Posted in US Open | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Backhands and Compliments – ATP Edition

Gulbis, Dolgopolov and Granollers take titles Three guys all ranked out of the top 20 won their first titles of the season. Ernests Gulbis broke a five-match losing streak en route to winning in L.A., Alexandr Dolgopolov bested hometown favorite, … Continue reading

Posted in Backhands and Compliments wrapup | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Backhands and Compliments wrapup | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Bogus News, Player Profile | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments