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Nadal is incomparable

Since I can remember Rafael Nadal has been my tennis hero. As a young lefthanded tennis player there were few professional players to look up to that played using a similar style and technique. Not only is Nadal incredibly talented, having arguably the most spectacular flare in tennis history, but he is also an excellent […]

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A National Treasure: Sir Andy Murray

With his head hung low, tears in his eyes and a break in his voice, three-time Grand Slam champion, Sir Andy Murray admitted that he had been in severe pain for ‘a number of years’ and that he had originally planned to retire after Wimbledon this summer but he doesn’t know if his body can […]

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Edmund’s rise shows hope for tennis after ‘Big Four’

Kyle Edmund’s incredible run to the semi-finals of the Australian Open grabbed the nation’s attention and elevated him to a new level of public interest that he has never experienced before. Arriving in Melbourne two weeks ago Edmund had never beaten a player in the world’s top-10, yet he recorded the two best victories of […]

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Record-breaking Serena heads vintage Australian Open

The 2017 ATP season is well underway and the first Grand Slam of the year has come and gone. The 105th Australian Open provided us with the shocks, anguish and the jubilation that has cemented its place as one of the most anticipated events on the sporting calendar. In the women’s side of the draw, […]

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Djokovic and Serena reign supreme at Australian Open

Novak Djokovic likes the Australian Open. It is known colloquially as ‘The Happy Slam’, and in recent years, one man has had more reason to be happy there than most. In the late hours of a Melbourne Sunday, Djokovic defeated Andy Murray to claim his fourth Australian Open title in five years. After an opening […]