Tag Archives: tennis

  • Serena Williams Needs Taxi To Finish Her Own Charity Race (Pics + Video)

    Serena Williams Needs Taxi To Finish Her Own Charity Race (Pics + Video)

    Serena Williams dominated on the court throughout most of 2015, winning the first three grand slam titles of the season and earning herself “Sportsperson of the Year” honors from Sports Illustrated.  However, the final few months have been marred by injuries, as she’s been forced to pull out of a few tournaments due to an assortment of […]

  • Here’s Footage of Serena Williams Chasing Down a Phone Thief (Video)

    Here’s Footage of Serena Williams Chasing Down a Phone Thief (Video)

    We previously told you about Serena Williams foiling a phone thief at a Chinese restaurant on Tuesday.  Originally, all we had to go by was Serena’s account of the incident, which she released via her Facebook account. Today, there’s video of the entire incident, from the thief swiping the phone in the restaurant, to his […]

  • Drake Plays Tennis in This Awesome ‘Hotline Bling’ Meme (Video)

    Drake Plays Tennis in This Awesome ‘Hotline Bling’ Meme (Video)

    Drake pretty much destroyed the Internet yesterday with the video for “Hotline Bling,” in which he dances (kinda poorly) with enthusiasm. It’s cute, and because it’s 2015, it took about three hours for a meme to go viral that shows the Toronto R&B/Rap star busting those moves while playing tennis. Both in the context of […]

  • Flavia Pennetta Wins US Open, Retires Immediately After (Video)

    Flavia Pennetta Wins US Open, Retires Immediately After (Video)

    What a way to go out! After becoming the oldest first-time grand slam champion in women’s tennis by beating fellow Italian Roberta Vinci in Saturday’s US Open Final, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2, 33-year-old Flavia Pennetta announced her retirement while receiving her sterling silver trophy on center court at Arthur Ashe Stadium. “Before I started this tournament […]

  • Twitter Blames Drake For Serena’s US Open Loss

    Twitter Blames Drake For Serena’s US Open Loss

    When it comes to sports, Drake can almost always be found cheering for the favorites.  And because nobody likes a bandwagon jumper, when said favorites lose, you can almost always expect Drake to endure some of the backlash. That certainly seems to be the case following Serena Williams’ upset loss to unseeded Roberta Vinci at the […]

  • Tiger Woods and Shooter McGavin Pose For Greatest Golf Selfie Ever (Pic)

    Tiger Woods and Shooter McGavin Pose For Greatest Golf Selfie Ever (Pic)

    Well what do you know?  It’s my two favorite golf characters of all time: Tiger Woods and Shooter McGavin! Two golf legends catching up with each other at the U.S. Open the other day @TigerWoods pic.twitter.com/kU8AFfnLPb — Shooter McGavin (@ShooterMcGavin_) September 8, 2015 At what sort of magical place would you find two of golf’s […]

  • NYC Teacher Arrested After Drone Crashes US Open (Video)

    NYC Teacher Arrested After Drone Crashes US Open (Video)

    Daniel Verry probably thought it would be hilarious to fly his drone over Arthur Ashe Stadium during Thursday night’s second-round action at the US Open. Well he’s probably not laughing anymore after his drone crashed into the seats, leading to his arrest for reckless endangerment and operating a drone in a New York City public […]