Francesca Jones Defying the Odds

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Francesca Jones qualified for the 2021 Australian Open in the United Arab Emirates, where the qualifying was held due to COVID-19. The young Brit had been one of the lowest ranked players in qualifying. She only made the event due to other players withdrawing. Jones defeated Lu Jiajing in the final round to book her […] READ MORE


Does Stan Wawrinka have another Slam in him?

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Stan Wawrinka is on the comeback trail. The 35-year-old Swiss #2 has had a fair share of injuries. Most recently back in 2017. In the semifinal of Roland Garros that year, Wawrinka was facing the runner up from the previous year, Andy Murray. The Brit and Swiss pushed each other hard for five sets, with […] READ MORE


US Open 2016: Edmund stuns Gasquet

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Richard Gasquet, the thirteenth seed, would have been forgiven for thinking he had an easy trip to the second round when the draw came out. Drawing the British number three Kyle Edmund, the Frenchman was the favourite for this match. The Brit is ranked around 70 places lower than Gasquet. The thirteenth seed should have […] READ MORE



Rio 2016: How will Team GB fare in Tennis?

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With the Olympics in Rio just around the corner, LWOS takes a look at how team GB may fare in tennis. Singles With the current reigning Gold medalist, and 2013 & 2016 Wimbledon champion, on the team in the form of Andy Murray, there is a very good chance of team GB retaining the Gold […] READ MORE


Johnson Makes Wimbledon Fourth Round; Murray Marches On

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With day six at Wimbledon at a close we take a look at the winners and losers on Super Saturday. Of course the biggest headlines of the day belong to Sam Querrey. He ousted defending champion Novak Djokovic in four sets, in the shock of the tournament. Johnson Makes First Grand Slam Fourth Round Leaving that match […] READ MORE


What Example is Nike Setting?

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Nike, as a large well known sportswear brand doesn’t appear to be mindful of the example it is setting in the world. With sport once again in the spotlight over drug use to enhance performance and the governing bodies doing their utmost to clamp down on the cheats and make sport clean, it is a […] READ MORE


Ana Ivanovic Latest Seed to Fall at the French Open

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Ana Ivanovic became the latest seed to go out of the French Open 2016. The Serbian found herself down a break right at the start as she dropped serve. Ana Ivanovic Latest Seed to Fall at the French Open Elina Svitolina is only slightly lower ranked than Ivanovic and the Ukrainian was not going to […] READ MORE


Adidas: What Were you Thinking!?

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Adidas one of the largest and well known sports brands has a lot of tennis fans baffled. The kit produced for their sponsored players for the French Open has many asking the question “What were they thinking?” The Zebra striped ensemble which the Adidas sponsored players are wearing in Paris is certainly a talking point. […] READ MORE


John McEnroe Announces he will Coach Milos Raonic

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John McEnroe is set to return to the ATP tour. The latest legend to join the ranks of the “Super Coach”, McEnroe announced on Eurosport that he will be joining the Canadian’s team as a consultant during Wimbledon. With three Wimbledon titles to his name and seven Major titles in total, the American has been […] READ MORE