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A Diagnosis of Rafael Nadal’s Lack of Confidence

A Diagnosis of Rafael Nadal’s Lack of Confidence

Jul. 2 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Rafael Nadal’s stunning second-round loss to No. 102-ranked qualifier Dustin Brown at Wimbledon has plunged him into darkest depths of his legendary tennis career. With his ranking now set to drop well out of...

Belinda Bencic, Denis Istomin Win First Titles – Mondays with Bob Greene

Belinda Bencic, Denis Istomin Win First Titles – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 28 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Belinda Bencic beat Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4 4-6 6-0 to win the Aegon International in Eastbourne, Great Britain Denis Istomin beat Sam Querrey 7-6 (1) 7-6 (6) to win the Aegon Open in Nottingham, Great Britain   SAYING “I...

The Grand Slam – Origins and Correct Verbiage

The Grand Slam – Origins and Correct Verbiage

Jun. 27 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The Grand Slam… It’s a term often mis-used in tennis, but in 2015 there is a chance Serena Williams will be able to achieve the ultimate achievement in the sport of tennis. The Grand Slam is the term...

The Seven Most Memorable Matches From Wimbledon In 2014

The Seven Most Memorable Matches From Wimbledon In 2014

Jun. 24 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   With Wimbledon upon us, let’s take a look at the highlights from the 2014 edition of The Championships with this review of the seven most memorable matches.   June 26 – Australian wild card Nick Kyrgios,...

Roger Federer, Andy Murray Win On Grass – Mondays with Bob Greene

Roger Federer, Andy Murray Win On Grass – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 22 | Mondays with Bob Greene     STARS Roger Federer beat Andreas Seppi 7-6 (1) 6-4 to win the Gerry Weber Open in Halle, Germany Andy Murray beat Kevin Anderson 6-3 6-4 to win the Aegon Championships in London, Great Britain Angelique Kerber beat...

Lisicki and Karlovic Serve Up New Ace Records

Lisicki and Karlovic Serve Up New Ace Records

Jun. 19 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Within days of each other, Ivo Karlovic and Sabine Lisicki both created a slice of tennis history by creating new records for aces in men’s and women’s matches. On Wednesday, June 17, Lisicki fired a WTA record...

The Revival of Spanish Tennis on Grass

The Revival of Spanish Tennis on Grass

Jun. 15 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Waking up and scrolling through the pages of my book “On This Day In Tennis History” – or swiping from your Iphone via the mobile app – always delivers an interesting nugget about tennis history. June...

“King of Clay” Rafael Nadal Victorious On Grass – Mondays with Bob Greene

“King of Clay” Rafael Nadal Victorious On Grass – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 15 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Rafael Nadal beat Viktor Troicki 7-6 (3) 6-3 to win the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, Germany Nicolas Mahut beat David Goffin 7-6 (1) 6-1 to win the Topshelf Open men’s singles at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands Camila...

Stan Wawrinka, Serena Williams Win At Roland Garros – Mondays with Bob Greene

Stan Wawrinka, Serena Williams Win At Roland Garros – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 8 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS   French Open Men’s singles: Stan Wawrinka beat Novak Djokovic 4-6 6-4 6-3 6-4 Women’s singles: Serena Williams beat Lucie Safarova 6-3 6-7 (2) 6-2 Men’s doubles: Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo beat Bob Bryan and...

Three Things To Take Away From Stan Wawrinka’s Roland Garros Victory Over Novak Djokovic

Three Things To Take Away From Stan Wawrinka’s Roland Garros Victory Over Novak Djokovic

Jun. 7 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Here are three things we can take away from Stan Wawrinka’s 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 win over Novak Djokovic in the 2015 Roland Garros final.   Wawrinka is a legit Grand Slam champion While Wawrinka is officially...

A Tennis Connection To Horse Racing’s Triple Crown

A Tennis Connection To Horse Racing’s Triple Crown

Jun. 4 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   As American Pharoah attempts to become the first horse to win the Triple Crown of Horse Racing since 1978 Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, it’s fun to look back at an interesting tennis connection to horse racing’s...

Don’t Believe The Hype – Novak Djokovic Straight-Sets Rafael Nadal In French Quarterfinals

Don’t Believe The Hype – Novak Djokovic Straight-Sets Rafael Nadal In French Quarterfinals

Jun. 3 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Scrolling through old emails and notes I wrote to myself in my Microsoft Outlook, I found a quote I heard TV sports reporter Jim Gray said in advance of the May 2 Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing match,...