Ladies’ Manic Monday: struggling to watch multiple matches at the same time!

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From LastWordOnTennis, by Filippo Colombo. “Manic Monday” is one of the best tennis days of the year, if not the best one. Traditionally, all Wimbledon Round of 16 matches of both Gentlemen’s and Ladies’ Singles are played on the same day, which is the second Monday of the tournament. After the conclusion of the third […] READ MORE


Panelists’ Predictions 2016 Wimbledon Women’s Manic Monday–All Matches

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It’s Manic Monday at Wimbledon, the absolute best day in tennis. Watching the matches are an incredible treat, and as a preview we’re going to give you a treat and predict them all. That’s right. Our writers are tackling all eight matches. Predicting today are myself (Yesh Ginsburg), editor Sam Barker, and contributors Linda Celia […] READ MORE


Panelists’ Predictions 2016 Wimbledon Women’s Matches–Middle Sunday Special

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Well, the rain messed with our predicting schedule, along with just about everything else. We couldn’t make predictions for Saturday’s matches because those had been pretty much covered in the predictions for Thursday and Friday, but we get to give you predictions for Middle Sunday, a rare treat indeed. Predicting today are myself (Yesh Ginsburg) […] READ MORE



Tennis Fans: Why They Need Improvement

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Social media is a wonderful place for sports fans to interact, but fans have become increasingly difficult over the years. Tennis fans are no exception to that rule. While the Internet has brought fans closer together in dialogue, it has further separated them from reality. It makes tennis fans forget that players are human. Tennis Fans: […] READ MORE


Suarez-Navarro wins epic vs Kerber; Keys beats Ostapenko

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The Aegon Classic boasted some of the best in-form grass court talent on Day 5. Coco Vandeweghe won her second title on the grass courts of s-Hertogenbosch last week, Angelique Kerber is defending her Birmingham title, and Madison Keys is another player that knows her way around a grass court. One of the biggest surprises […] READ MORE


Coco Vandeweghe Opens Up About Olympics “Heartbreak”

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In recent months many tennis stars have expressed their disappreciation for the Olympic Games. Many athletes have even gone as far as withdrawing completely in order to focus on the normal tour events. Following Coco Vandeweghe’s impressive top-ten scalp over Agnieszka Radwanska in Birmingham, she spoke openly about her recent grass court success and the upcoming […] READ MORE



5 Players Who Could Prevent Serena Williams From Reaching the US Open Final

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In case by some miracle you have have managed to miss it, Serena Williams might be about to create history. Her Wimbledon crown saw her pocket her second so-called ‘Serena Slam’ but now her attention is fully focused on becoming just the fourth female player to complete the calendar Grand Slam. The younger Williams sister […] READ MORE


Panelist Predictions: US Open Women Day 1

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The panel is back for the final Grand Slam of the year. And we have been treated to a whole host of great matches on the womens side on day one of the US Open. Here to give their thoughts and predictions on the opening day’s action are Last Word contributors Niall Clarke, Glenys Furness, […] READ MORE