Tag Archives: tennis

  • Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic Dance at Wimbledon Ball (Video)

    Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic Dance at Wimbledon Ball (Video)

    What’s the best way to celebrate a Wimbledon title?  Apparently, the answer to that question is to “dance the night away,” which is exactly what men’s champion Novak Djokovic and women’s champions Serena Williams did with one another during the Wimbledon Ball on Sunday night (also referred to as the Wimbledon Champions Dinner). You can […]

  • David Beckham Catches Ball at Wimbledon (Video)

    David Beckham Catches Ball at Wimbledon (Video)

    No matter where he goes, David Beckham just can’t shake the spotlight. On Saturday, he was in attendance to take in the action at Wimbledon during the men’s doubles finals.  And at one point during the match, he received a rather lengthy ovation after catching an errant tennis ball that had ricochetted off a line […]

  • This Andy Murray Serve Was Juuust a Bit Outside (Video)

    This Andy Murray Serve Was Juuust a Bit Outside (Video)

    Andy Murray is the no. 3 men’s tennis player in the world. He won the US Open in 2012, and in 2013 he became the first British man to win Wimbledon in 77 years. So he is very good at what he does. And today Murray advanced to the semifinals of Wimbledon with a straight-sets […]

  • Serena Williams to Wimbledon Crowd: “Don’t Try Me” (Video)

    Serena Williams to Wimbledon Crowd: “Don’t Try Me” (Video)

    Serena Williams hit a little bump in the road on her way towards a calendar Grand Slam earlier today when she found herself locked in a three-set thriller against hometown favorite Heather Watson in the third round at Wimbledon.  At one point, it even appeared as though that bump would become a giant pothole for Serena, who […]

  • Roger Federer Delivers Perfect Tweener Lob at Wimbledon (Video)

    Roger Federer Delivers Perfect Tweener Lob at Wimbledon (Video)

    At 33-years-old, Roger Federer‘s best tennis days are clearly behind him, but every time the seven-time Wimbledon champ steps onto the grass courts at the All England Club, he seems to rediscover the youthful form that’s helped him dominate the tournament for over a decade now. On Thursday, during Federer’s second-round match against Sam Querrey, […]

  • Australian Tennis Douche Nick Kyrgios Rips Wimbledon Umpire  (Videos)

    Australian Tennis Douche Nick Kyrgios Rips Wimbledon Umpire (Videos)

    Sure, that headline may be a little harsh. But then Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios can be a pretty harsh guy. On Wednesday, the 26th-ranked 20-year-old advanced to the third round with a convincing three-set victory over 35th-ranked Juan Monaco. However, an argument with chair umpire Ali Nili overshadowed his achievement. Apparently one of the […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Wimbledon

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Wimbledon

    The 2015 Wimbledon Championships started yesterday, which means that even if you don’t care about tennis you’re going to be hearing about it a lot for the next couple of weeks. Instead of fighting it, though, why not try to figure out what all the fuss is about? To that end, today we present you […]

  • Stan Wawrinka Beats Novak Djokovic, Wins French Open (Videos)

    Stan Wawrinka Beats Novak Djokovic, Wins French Open (Videos)

    Novak Djokovic will have to wait at least one more year to complete his career Grand Slam after losing Sunday’s French Open Final to Stan Wawrinka in four sets, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4. Things started off well for Djokovic, who won the first set.  But after dropping the second set to his Swiss opponent, the tournament’s No. 1 […]

  • Watch This Awesome Point From the Nadal-Djokovic French Open Match (Video)

    Watch This Awesome Point From the Nadal-Djokovic French Open Match (Video)

    Those who tuned into today’s French Open quarterfinal match between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic expecting to see an instant classic were probably disappointed after being treated to a lopsided straight-set victory for Djokovic, 7-5, 6-3, 6-1.  But if they were watching from start to finish, at least they got to see two of tennis’ biggest names […]

  • Debris From Scoreboard Falls On Fans At French Open (Video)

    Debris From Scoreboard Falls On Fans At French Open (Video)

    A scary incident unfolded at Roland Garros during today’s French Open quarterfinal match between Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Kei Nishikori, as play had to be halted for 40 minutes when a piece of the scoreboard above the stands at center court fell onto some spectators. Thankfully, no one appeared to be seriously injured, with only three spectators requiring medical attention, […]

  • Rafael Nadal Wears $775K Watch at French Open (Pics)

    Rafael Nadal Wears $775K Watch at French Open (Pics)

    I have two questions for you: 1. What’s the most you’d pay for a watch? 2. Would you ever wear said watch while taking part in a sport? I’m going to bet that your answers to those two questions were not “$750,000″ and “yes,” respectively. And I’m also going to bet that you’re not Rafael […]