Category — Tennis
According to a joint statement from DraftKings and FanDuel: “Nothing is more important” than the “integrity of the games we offer.”
October 6, 2015 No Comments
Guess who tops Forbes’ list of the top-paid athletes?
June 11, 2014 No Comments
Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki were making the rounds.
June 1, 2014 No Comments
Just as Greg Howard eloquently writes in his piece about the word “nigger,” there is a bigger issue that American fails to address. But when it comes to using the word “nigger,” is it a generational issue or ignorance? And who has the right to be judge and jury and tell us when, where or if we can use the word?
For the record, we believe the NFL considering making it a penalty in using the word during a game is totally misguided. It’s almost as bad as some folks who consider themselves politicians (looking at Teddy Cruz) or the thugs who run the Republican Party, reacting to some perceived slight and putting a bandaid on what is obviously a larger problem. But that major problem, a serious discussion about race in America, will never occur in my lifetime. We just look it in the face every day and go about our business. At least some of us do.
February 25, 2014 No Comments
Victoria Duval became the talk of the U.S. Open in New York on Tuesday, when she scored the biggest upset of the tennis tournament by upsetting 11th-seeded Samantha Stosur, a former Open champ. Already, speculation is brewing about whether the 17-year-old Haitian-American is the next rising star on the competitive women’s circuit.
August 28, 2013 No Comments
Just when we were about to crown Serena Williams with her 6th Wimbledon championship, along comes Sabine Lisicki. You know the rest of the story.
July 1, 2013 No Comments
Despite the rash of upsets that characterized the opening rounds of Wimbledon, Serena Williams hasn’t fallen victim to 1.
June 29, 2013 No Comments
Did you know no player has won a Slam event as many times as Raffy Nadal? Nadal’s straight sets victory Sunday over David Ferrer of Spain allowed him to capture the French Open for the 8th time.
June 9, 2013 No Comments
Serena Williams is 43-2 in matches this year, winning her last 31. Maria Sharapova knows the routine. The French Open was Williams’ 16th Major. Critics still debate whether she’s the greatest of all time in women’s tennis. Duh.
June 8, 2013 No Comments
Tennis legend “Rocket” Rod Laver made the rounds before Sunday’s Diamondbacks-Padres encounter in San Diego. Even the sometimes grumpy Kirk Gibson loosened up. Below, Laver poses with Arizona GM Kevin Towers and Gibby.
May 7, 2013 No Comments