Tag Archives: tennis

  • 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 […]

  • Things Get Weird at US Open When Novak Djokovic Dances With a Fan (Video)

    Things Get Weird at US Open When Novak Djokovic Dances With a Fan (Video)

    No. 1 ranked Novak Djokovic made quick work of Austria’s Andreas Haider-Maurer (6-4, 6-1, 6-2) during the second round of the US Open Wednesday night. That was expected. What wasn’t expected was the ensuing circus that unfolded at Arthur Ashe Stadium following Djokovic’s victory, as the Serbian invited a spectator onto the court and a dance […]

  • John McEnroe Thinks He Could Still Beat Serena Williams (Video)

    John McEnroe Thinks He Could Still Beat Serena Williams (Video)

    Jimmy Kimmel seems to be getting quite a few athletes sitting down on his couch these days. Often, they’re just there to say hi and smile, but occasionally, they drop a bomb like John McEnroe did last night. During his interview, he said offhand that he thinks he could take Serena Williams. No, not “out […]

  • Rogers Cup Crowd Boos Nick Kyrgios On And Off The Court (Video)

    Rogers Cup Crowd Boos Nick Kyrgios On And Off The Court (Video)

    At the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Wednesday, Aussie tennis player Nick Kyrgios created a firestorm of controversy when he told Stan Wawrinka that another player “banged” his girlfriend. The problem, of course, was not merely that the comment was crude. It was that Wawrinka’s girlfriend is 19-year-old Croatian tennis player Donna Vekic, and Kyrgios […]

  • 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 […]