Plans for Wimbledon 2021 to go ahead even if crowds not permitted

The plan to stage Wimbledon in 2021 is the “number one priority” for the All England club and they would also have to consider opening the tournament without a crowd. This year the 2020 tournament was cancelled for the first...

US Open Glory the Perfect Antidote to Williams’ Wimbledon Woes

It was an unfortunate end to Wimbledon 2021 for Serena Williams after the American star was forced to retire due to injury from the Grand Slam event. With the 23-time Grand Slam winner now focusing on her recovery, Williams will...

French Open 2021 – 4 to watch!

The 2021 French Open main draw begins Sunday 30th May and all eyes will be on Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal again in the men’s draw. Nadal is a 13-time French Open champion and is bidding to overtake Roger...

Five big tennis storylines in 2022

It’s time to look ahead to next season and there’s plenty coming our way. Here are five big stories developing for 2022. Federer and the Williams sisters - the End of a Generation? Is this the year? The rumour mill...

When Tennis met COVID: 2021 Tennis review

With the dust settled on the 2021 season, it’s time to take stock of one of the most remarkable periods that tennis has ever seen, an era in which the shadow of COVID has loomed over the sport like...

Wimbledon 2020 cancelled

Put the Champagne on ice and the Strawberries and Cream back in the fridge. The All-England Club has cancelled the Championships in Wimbledon due to the coronavirus pandemic. It will be the first time the tournament has not be held...

Is Emma Raducanu Britain’s Next Top Tennis Star?

Even though she was not yet a teenager, Emma Raducanu had to make a big decision about her future in sports. Was professional tennis player the right career aspiration for the talented sportswoman? Was the hope of a grand...
Rafael Nadal wins French Open

Rafael Nadal wins record-equalling 20 grand slams by defeating Novak Djokovic at French Open

Rafael Nadal produced a masterclass at the French Open to defeat Novak Djokovic and win his 13th French Open and equal Roger Federer’s record of 20 grand slam titles. Spanish second seed Nadal won his 100th match at Roland Garros...

Can Djokovic be considered the all-time great?

Novak Djokovic is a twenty-time Grand Slam winner and a six-time year-end top spot holder. Alongside Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, he forms the 'Big Three'. Through sheer grit and aided by his defensive style, consistency, and ability to...

Why is Rafael Nadal so good on Clay?

There is one thing that is certain in this sport and that is clay court specialist Rafael Nadal winning the French Open. But why is Rafael Nadal so good on clay? Nadal has won 13 titles at Roland Garros since he...