Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal: How will they fare on their return to tennis?

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For the first time in 16 years, dating all the way back to Roland Garros in 2004, the “Big Three” were absent from a Grand Slam semifinal. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic have dominated mens tennis for a decade and a half now. Since Nadal’s maiden title in 2005–the first of his 12 French […] READ MORE


Dominic Thiem Comes of Age at the US Open

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Note: Please excuse any potential slight issues to our appearance as our site is currently undergoing maintenance. Also, make sure to look at out brand new message boards. So far in his career, Dominic Thiem has been defined principally by his steady progress. But now, heading into the US Open final, he has reached a […] READ MORE


Novak Djokovic – Defaulted For The Wrong Reasons

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Note: Please excuse any potential slight issues to our appearance as our site is currently undergoing maintenance. Also, make sure to look at out brand new message boards. As we all know, last Sunday Novak Djokovic was defaulted at the US Open for hitting a ball outside of play at a linesperson. Even four days […] READ MORE


Could Djokovic’s Default Prompt Changing of the Guard?

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Novak Djokovic’s disqualification from the US Open for hitting a lineswoman with a ball has unsurprisingly dominated the headlines this week. In its wake, it will leave something that many tennis fans would feel is long overdue: a Grand Slam winner born in the 1990s. A long time coming? Indeed, such has been the remarkable […] READ MORE


Dominic Thiem vs Marin Cilic: A Battle Of Struggling Contenders

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On the face of it, Dominic Thiem vs Marin Cilic shouldn’t be a third-round encounter. One of them is a former US Open champion and the other is a Grand Slam finalist, but that’s how rankings work. Marin Cilic had a sub-par 2019 and finds himself hanging onto a seed by the barest margin. His […] READ MORE


Former Champions Kim Clijsters and Andy Murray Return to US Open

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Former champions Kim Clijsters and Andy Murray will return to Grand Slam tennis on Tuesday at the 2020 US Open. The unranked 37-year-old wild card Clijsters will face WTA #27 Ekaterina Alexandrova in her first round match. The Belgian is making her second comeback and played her first official match in over seven years in […] READ MORE


US Open: Who is in and Who is out (Men’s Draw)

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The U.S. Open is still on the calendar for the beginning of September in New York City. But each week we see a continually shifting outlook on which players are playing and which are not. Here is a list of the Top 10 Ranked players on the men’s side and whether they are in, or […] READ MORE


Could Roger Federer Win A 21st Grand Slam in 2021?

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There is an old cliché that even a man who could turn back time would eventually run out of it. And for Roger Federer – one of the most successful and popular sportsmen of all time – who is already late into the twilight of his glorious career, that brings with it the unwelcome prospect […] READ MORE


What Does Ashleigh Barty Withdrawing Mean for the US Open?

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The USTA deserve great credit for their efforts to put on the US Open, despite a few missteps along the way. But unfortunately for the tournament’s organisers, the US Open is looking increasingly precarious. Already, the ATP warm-up event in Washington D.C. has been cancelled due to travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic […] READ MORE


Alex de Minaur or Nick Kyrgios: Who is Closer to a Grand Slam Title?

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Australian tennis has a rich heritage in both the men’s and the women’s game, with some of the greatest players of all time hailing from ‘down under’. But whilst Ashleigh Barty is now leading the charge for Australian women’s tennis, holding the French Open title and the world #1 ranking, no Australian man has won […] READ MORE