Does Carlos Alcaraz Deserve to be the World No. 1?

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Carlos Alcaraz of Spain recently became World No. 1 after winning the US Open, which was also his maiden Grand Slam title. He thus became the youngest No. 1 in the history of ATP rankings – a wonderful feat by any standard. From getting straight-setted by Rafael Nadal at the 2021 Barcelona Open, Alcaraz has […] READ MORE



Carlos Alcaraz: Dawn of a New Era

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Carlos Alcaraz’s sensational victory at the US Open has subsequently catapulted him to global superstardom. As we say goodbye to one of the game’s greatest players, Roger Federer, many see more than a passing similarity in the young talent. His youthful exuberance and big match temperament are almost a mirror image of a young Federer. […] READ MORE


The Laver Cup and the Real Contenders for the 2023 Slams

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I know I’m not the only one that was surprised by Team World’s win over Team Europe at this year’s Laver Cup. Initially, the rosters seemed completely lopsided… with the likes of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Sir Andy Murray, and Novak Djokovic on one side. Sure, Nadal and Federer were only at the tournament for […] READ MORE


17-year-old Linda Fruhvirtova Captures Maiden WTA Title in Chennai

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Linda Fruhvirtova, the 17-year-old Czech tennis sensation, stunned Poland’s No. 2 and the tournament’s No. 3 seed Magda Linette in the WTA Chennai final to lift her maiden Tour-level title under sweltering conditions. The match lasted two hours and 40 minutes. In a month where the sport lost two of its biggest icons (to retirement) […] READ MORE


Champion Carlos Alcaraz Throws Down Gauntlet To The “Next Gen”

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We have witnessed the most interesting US Open tournament for a number of years. There were great matches, individual stories and youngest #1 player to boot. However, my biggest takeaway from the US Open is the revival of a true all-court player at the top of tennis. Carlos Alcaraz played an incredible US Open. Just […] READ MORE