Tennis

  • Rafael Nadal Gives Us The Best Shot of the 2013 U.S Open (Video)

    Rafael Nadal Gives Us The Best Shot of the 2013 U.S Open (Video)

    If you’re Ryan Harrison, a 21-year-old tennis player ranked no. 104 in the world, and you draw Rafael Nadal in the first round of the U.S. Open, you know you’ve got your work cut out for you. However, you might come in with just a sliver of hope. After all, while Nadal is the most […]

  • Viktor Troicki Has a Tennis Tirade for the Ages at the Rome Masters (Video)

    Viktor Troicki Has a Tennis Tirade for the Ages at the Rome Masters (Video)

    Tennis tirades are fairly common. Unlike team sports, where responsibility for wins and losses is shared, in tennis all the pressure falls on one person. And, quite understandably, sometimes they buckle. That being said, some players have become legends for taking tirades to another level. John McEnroe is obviously the best example, and Serena Williams […]

  • Serena Williams Hit Herself in the Face with Her Own Racket (Video)

    Serena Williams Hit Herself in the Face with Her Own Racket (Video)

    When it’s all said and done, Serena Williams is going to be on the short list for “greatest women’s tennis player of all time.” She doesn’t have as many Grand Slam singles titles as Steffi Graf or Martina Navratilova, but the only tournament she hasn’t won at least four times is the French Open. So […]

  • Jerzy Janowicz Has Epic Meltdown at Australian Open (Video)

    Jerzy Janowicz Has Epic Meltdown at Australian Open (Video)

    By beating India’s Somdev Devvarman, Polish tennis player Jerzy Janowicz reached the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday, equaling his furthest ever run at a men’s Grand Slam Tournament (he made it to the third round at Wimbledon in 2012). But let me tell you, it certainly wasn’t easy for Janowicz.  Despite being ranked 24th […]