When Dustin Brown upset Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon

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Five years ago, Dustin Brown stunned the tennis world when he beat Rafael Nadal in the second round at Wimbledon. It was a fourth straight Wimbledon defeat for Nadal to an opponent ranked outside the top 100 – all of which came before the quarter-finals. His other three shock exits came against Lukas Rosol in […] READ MORE




Rafael Nadal’s nightmare Wimbledon run

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Rafael Nadal is a 19-time Grand Slam champion, including a two-time Wimbledon winner but between 2012 and 2015 he suffered a series of embarrassing defeats at the All England Club. Lukas Rosol beat Rafael Nadal 6-7 (9-11) 6-4 6-4 2-6 6-4 – Wimbledon 2012 second round Embed from Getty Images Nadal came into this year’s […] READ MORE


The Dustin Brown Show is back in town

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The fact that tennis is pointing to Nick Kyrgios as an example of the sort of personality that the men’s game needs is evidence enough that Dustin Brown has been gone too long. The German is a player like no other, relying on a thrilling mixture of deft touch and sudden power to better his […] READ MORE





Aljaz Bedene forced to switch nationality again

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Aljaz Bedene has switched nationality again. After living in Britain since 2008 the Slovenian applied for British citizenship in 2015 and this was granted. Bedene had wanted to further his tennis career under the British flag and hoped to play Davis Cup and Olympics for his adopted country. Under ITF rules, to be able to […] READ MORE