Tag Archives: tennis

  • 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 […]

  • Roger Federer Screams at French Open Fans to “Shut Up” (Video)

    Roger Federer Screams at French Open Fans to “Shut Up” (Video)

    It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Roger Federer is getting a little curmudgeonly these days. While he’s been mostly polite throughout his storied career, he’s never been an especially warm and gregarious guy (Novak Djokovic he is not).  Now Roger is 30 years old, which is about 80 in the world of professional tennis. […]

  • Michelle Obama Hitting A Tennis Ball Gets Photoshopped (Gallery)

    Michelle Obama Hitting A Tennis Ball Gets Photoshopped (Gallery)

    Seeing the look on Michelle Obama’s face as she swings a tennis racket is awfully funny.  And what is equally humorous is seeing the look on her face while she swings a lightsaber, nunchucks, glow sticks or a cat.  You can see her taking part in all of the aforementioned activities and more in the […]

  • Ball Girl Makes An Incredible Catch At The Australian Open (Video)

    Ball Girl Makes An Incredible Catch At The Australian Open (Video)

    Whenever Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer meet up on the tennis court, highlight reel moments are bound to be created.  However, more often than not, those highlights are being produced by their tennis racquets.  But while their racquets did produce some remarkable highlights during their meeting in the semi-finals of the Australian Open earlier this […]

  • Tennis Player Stanislas Wawrinka Gropes A Female Line Judge (Video)

    Tennis Player Stanislas Wawrinka Gropes A Female Line Judge (Video)

    Tennis sure does have some awfully weird rules.  Think about it.  Raising one’s voice while arguing a call with a line judge or the chair umpire will likely earn that player a disqualification and possibly even a fine or suspension.  However, you are free to touch and grab any part of a female line judge’s […]