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The King bids farewell

On the 23rd of September 2022, Roger Federer played the last match of his exceptional career at the Laver Cup in London. One of the greatest players of all time, the 41-year-old Swiss deserves tribute for revolutionising his sport, on and off the courts. “I’m happy. I’m not sad,” Federer tells former world no.1 Jim […]

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Swiatek and Nadal triumph at French Open

On Saturday 10th October, Iga Swiatek caused a major upset by winning the French Open and becoming the youngest champion at Roland Garros since Rafael Nadal in 2005. The 19-year-old world number 54 beat fourth seed Sofiah Kenin 6-4, 6-1 in the final, thereby becoming the first Polish player ever to win a Grand Slam, […]

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Konta deserving of greater recognition for her successes

By now, the story of Johanna Konta’s meteoric rise to the elite of the women’s game is well known in the tennis world. In June of 2015 she was ranked 146th in the world, struggling to make a living on the tour. Fast forward just under two years and she is now set to climb […]