Tag Archives: tennis

  • 25 Best Dressed Tennis Players at the 2012 US Open

    25 Best Dressed Tennis Players at the 2012 US Open

    Wimbledon is great and all, with those cute grass courts and the Queen and the strawberries and cream. But when it comes to Grand Slam tennis events, I’ll take the US Open. The crowds are downright rowdy (thanks, New York) and they play matches at night on prime time television. In short, there’s just a […]

  • Dancing Fan At US Open Falls Down The Stairs (Video)

    Dancing Fan At US Open Falls Down The Stairs (Video)

      Falling appears to be a common theme at the 2012 US Open. Earlier in the day we provided you with footage of a ball boy taking a spill during last night’s second-round match between Roger Federer and Bjorn Phau at Arthur Ashe Stadium. And now we bring you this; an old man showing off […]

  • US Open Ball Boy Takes A Spill (Video)

    US Open Ball Boy Takes A Spill (Video)

      Being a ball boy seems like such an easy job. Run across the court.  Pick up the ball.  Run to the other side.  Repeat another 200 times. How hard could it be, right? Well that seemingly simple sequence of tasks hasn’t stopped it from being one of the most eventful occupations in sports.  After […]

  • Here’s Novak Djokovic Acting Crazy (GIF)

    Here’s Novak Djokovic Acting Crazy (GIF)

      During his rise to the top of the tennis world, many of us have come to know Novak Djokovic as quite the entertaining character.  And it appears as though the people at ESPN were hoping to translate the Serbian’s humorous personality into an entertaining montage that they could air before going to a commercial […]

  • A Squirrel Interrupted Play At The US Open (Video)

    A Squirrel Interrupted Play At The US Open (Video)

      Well, we’ve had two prominent cases of animals interrupting sporting events in the last two days. Yesterday it was a black cat that darted across the field during an MLS game. Today it’s a squirrel that darted across a tennis court in Queens during the US Open. The way I see it, these occurrences […]

  • The 17 Men Who Have Won Multiple Wimbledon Titles

    The 17 Men Who Have Won Multiple Wimbledon Titles

    On Sunday, Roger Federer made history by winning the 7th Wimbledon title of his career, and his 17th Grand Slam title. That pulled him even with Pistol Pete Sampras at the All-England Tennis Club, but put Roger up by 3 in the total titles category. So today, in honor of Sir Roger’s great achievement, we’re […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 5th) – Roger Federer

    This Day In Sports History (July 5th) – Roger Federer

    It was on this day in 2009 that the finals for the 123rd Wimbledon Championship took place in London, England.  Roger Federer defeated Andy Roddick  5-7, 7-6 (6), 7-6 (5), 3-6, 16-14 to capture his sixth Wimbledon title. Roger Federer would establish four significant records at the 2009 Wimbledon Championships.  Federer reached his 21st consecutive […]

  • 15 Funniest Tennis Fail Gifs

    15 Funniest Tennis Fail Gifs

    With Wimbeldon in full swing, we’ve got tennis on the brain. But rather than focus on the high level of play going on at the All England Club, we’ve decided to set our sites a bit lower. Specifically, we’ve compiled the 15 funniest tennis fail gifs we could find. From broken rackets to Wii tennis […]

  • 15 Sexiest Women Of Wimbledon 2012

    15 Sexiest Women Of Wimbledon 2012

    I was going to write an exciting article about Prince Charles attending Wimbledon, and how rain delays have pushed back some of the matches. But then I remembered that Prince Charles and rain don’t exactly make for sexy reading, and it would be hard to work in pictures of attractive women into such an article. […]

  • 9 Of The Greatest Wimbledon Upsets Of All Time

    9 Of The Greatest Wimbledon Upsets Of All Time

    Yesterday, 79th-ranked Elena Vesnina of Russia upset tennis superstar Venus Williams. Williams’ loss came as a surprise to many. While no one expects the now 32-year-old veteran to play at the same level she did in her prime, a first-round loss at Wimbledon had to hurt. Even so, Venus can at least say she’s in […]