Wimbledon’s Ban on Russian Athletes: An Embarrassing Disgrace

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Whether you’re a tennis fan or not, the likelihood is that you’ve heard of Wimbledon. Taking place in London, with the all-white rule for players glistening under the summer sun with a stunning Centre Court with tons of history, there’s no wonder it’s the biggest and most prestigious tournament in all of tennis. In January […] READ MORE


Reactions to the Wimbledon Russia Ban

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On Wednesday, the All-England Lawn Tennis Club confirmed the Wimbledon Russia ban. The decision was rumored for weeks, and will forbid Russian and Belarussian players from competing at the Championships. The ban also extends to the Lawn Tennis Association’s UK grass court events. The decision will affect a host of top players, including Daniil Medvedev, […] READ MORE


ATP Belgrade Day 4 Predictions Including Andrey Rublev vs Jiri Lehecka

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With two top-ten stars in action and six intriguing matches on the schedule, expect plenty of entertaining tennis on day four at the ATP Belgrade Open. As always, we here at LWOT will be offering our predictions for every match on the schedule, including Novak Djokovic vs Miomir Kecmanovic. But who will advance and who […] READ MORE


Anger Over Wimbledon Ban Is Seriously Misplaced

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Cries of unfairness rang out across the tennis world when news broke of the Wimbledon ban on Russian and Belarusian tennis players. Daniil Medvedev, Andrey Rublev, Viktoria Azarenka, and Aryna Sabalenka are among the stars who won’t step on the exalted grass of Wimbledon this summer as a result of Russia’s Ukraine invasion. Is the […] READ MORE


ATP Monte Carlo Day 5 Predictions Including Jannik Sinner vs Andrey Rublev

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There should be plenty of entertaining action on day five at the ATP Monte Carlo Masters, with eight intriguing third-round matches on the slate in the Principality. As always, we here at LWOT will be offering our predictions for all eight matches, including Taylor Fritz vs Sebastian Korda. But who will book their place in […] READ MORE



Why America is good for Nick Kyrgios

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Australian Nick Kyrgios has a reputation for not caring much about his game. However, the 26-year-old looks to have grown recently. Why America is good for Nick Kyrgios The Australian outbursts at Indian Wells are the latest in a long line of a “bad boy” image that follows Nick Kyrgios around. The World #102 landed […] READ MORE