Daniil Medvedev: An In-Depth Look At His Game

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Daniil Medvedev is a player on the rise. A member of the “NextGen,” Medvedev won his biggest tournament last November at the season ending World Tour finals in London. He also became the first player to defeat the top 3 seeds to win an event on the ATP tour. Which is a great achievement. This […] READ MORE


Federer, Nadal, or Djokovic: Who will Break the Tie?

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Roger Federer’s recurring knee injury has cast a cloud of uncertainty over his participation in the American hard-court season beginning in a few weeks. Needless to say, this is a huge setback for him and his fans. Fitness concerns have had a toll on the Swiss’s relentless pursuits to stay on top of his game […] READ MORE



Tokyo Olympics Men’s Draw Analysis

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The Tokyo Olympics men’s singles draw has been released, and it is bringing a number of exciting first-round clashes! Though it seemed like everyone and their grandmother withdrew from the Olympics, there is still an exciting tournament ahead with Novak Djokovic looking to become the first man to achieve the Golden Slam and the rest […] READ MORE


Tokyo Olympics Men’s Singles Roundtable Predictions: Champion, Dark Horse, and Early Exit

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Ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics (taking place in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic), five Last Word On Tennis writers-–Vithun Illankovan, Damian Kust, Anurag Sahay, Steen Kirby and Jakub Bobro––make their Men’s Singles predictions. We will also have a separate roundtable for the Women’s Singles. Tokyo Olympics Men’s Roundtable Predictions Champion – Who will win Gold […] READ MORE


Lessons We Learned from Wimbledon

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So Wimbledon 2021 is over. Again, it has been a truly great event with some wonderful performances and awesome highlights. Here are some thoughts about the tournament. Wimbledon Lessons Women’s Draw Ash Barty is incredible. Winning Wimbledon, after having suffered a serious hip injury only just before the French Open shows what an amazing champion […] READ MORE


Top Young Players to Watch

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The tennis world has been dominated by the “Big 3” for the last 17 years or so. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have 20 Grand Slams each. While Djokovic and Nadal are still the dominant players in the world right now, there have been signs of a changing of the guard. Daniil Medvedev, […] READ MORE


Novak Djokovic Wins Sixth Wimbledon Title, Ties Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal with 20 Majors Overall

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At last year’s French Open, Rafael Nadal finally equalled his long-time rival Roger Federer. Nadal had been trailing Federer their entire careers, but the Spaniard had been hot on his rival’s heels. Chasing both, though–and rapidly gaining since his career revival in 2011–has been Novak Djokovic. When the 2011 season begin, Federer had 17 Major […] READ MORE


The Five Finest Wimbledon Men’s Finals Ever

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Ahead of the 2021 Final, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, looks back at the finest Wimbledon Men’s Singles Finals ever. The 2021 edition will have to go some to match these classics. In ascending order, here are the five finest Wimbledon Men’s Singles Finals Ever. 2001: Goran Ivanišević beats Pat Rafter 6–3, 3–6, 6–3, […] READ MORE