2017 in Tennis: Indian Summers and Tomic’s Bleak Midwinter

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With 2017 coming to a close, and the 2018 tennis season already stirring, LWOT writer Finn Ranson looks back on some of the thrills and spills of 2017 – the good, the bad, the bizarre and the ugly… 2017 in Tennis: Indian Summers and Tomic’s Bleak Midwinter 2017 – the new 2007 The big four […] READ MORE


A Year to Remember for Rafael Nadal

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Rafael Nadal has called an end to a stellar year that has seen him add two Grand Slams to his tally as well as reclaim the top spot of the world rankings. These feats are even more astonishing when you think of what Nadal was going through this time last year, where many people thought […] READ MORE



Last Hurrah for Older Generation?

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By Brandon Wall This season has been dominated by the older generation of players. 2017 has seen the likes of Nadal, Federer and the Williams sisters return to the very top echelon of the game. Nadal made history winning his 10th Roland Garros, and Federer marked his legacy with another Australian Open victory. The return […] READ MORE




Men’s French Open Title Contenders

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Day 10 of the French Open is here and as we as approach the business end of the tournament we take a look at some of the favourites to win men’s title. This year’s tournament has seen a multitude of upsets and incredible comebacks. The next generation of young players has stepped up this year, […] READ MORE


Double Standard in Fines Against Nick Kyrgios

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Nick Kyrgios has been fined more than $8,000 for his mid-match implosion during his second-round French Open encounter with Kevin Anderson. Meanwhile, Borna Coric has been let off completely following his outburst after his match against Steven Johnson. Kyrgios started the match strong against the big serving Anderson, winning the first set 7-5. The Australian […] READ MORE



Roland Garros Best of 5 Day 6 Including Carreno Busta-Dimitrov

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The start of the men’s third round at Roland Garros means we st art seeing some seeded players facing off against each other, highlighted by Grigor Dimitrov vs Spanish clay courter Pablo Carreno Busta. David Goffin and Dominic Thiem also look to extend their winning streaks, while Lucas Pouille is one of the remaining French […] READ MORE