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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...

Serena Williams Nabs 20th Major Singles Title With French Open Victory

Serena Williams Nabs 20th Major Singles Title With French Open Victory

Jun. 6 | “Twenty …. and counting” said Ted Robinson on NBC Sports shortly after Serena Williams won her 20th major singles title with a 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-2 win over No. 13 Lucie Safarova in the women’s singles final at Roland Garros. Williams made yet...

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...

Andre Agassi’s Influencing Fashion Statement From 25 Years Ago

Andre Agassi’s Influencing Fashion Statement From 25 Years Ago

Jun. 1 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher It’s a daily ritual of mine to pick up a copy of the book I wrote, “On This Day In Tennis History,” (now also a mobile app) and gaze through the happenings from the day in the calendar. On this morning, June 1,...

Pierre Darmon – The Frenchman Who Helped Tennis Grow Into The Open Era

Pierre Darmon – The Frenchman Who Helped Tennis Grow Into The Open Era

May. 30 | As the tennis world is focused on the French Championships at Roland Garros, it is worth giving attention to a great French figure in the world of tennis, Pierre Darmon. Not only was Pierre an accomplished player, but one of the leading administrators...

First Sundays For Roger Federer At Roland Garros

First Sundays For Roger Federer At Roland Garros

May. 23 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Roger Federer has a bit of a hate, not-hate-as-much attitude toward the first Sunday start to the French Open. The 2015 tournament marks the third year in a row that Federer will play in the opening Sunday session...

French Open Women’s Picks – Will Maria Sharapova Again Win The Title?

French Open Women’s Picks – Will Maria Sharapova Again Win The Title?

May. 22 |   The women’s side of the French Open looks wide open this year, with plenty of potential winners. William Hill’s Lee Phelps has been at the top four in the betting and their odds for his free pick. The Women’s French Open is wide...

The Top Five Wins For Roger Federer Over Novak Djokovic

The Top Five Wins For Roger Federer Over Novak Djokovic

Jul. 5 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   As Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer once again renew their storied rivalry in the 2014 Wimbledon men’s singles final, we are posting the top 5 victories for Federer over Djokovic as documented in my book “The...

Novak Djokovic’s Top Five Wins Against Roger Federer

Novak Djokovic’s Top Five Wins Against Roger Federer

Jul. 4 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer will once again renew their storied rivalry in the 2014 Wimbledon men’s singles final. The following are the top 5 victories for Djokovic over Federer as documented in my book...

“Who Is Ever Going To Beat This Guy?” – Rafael Nadal Makes History In Roland Garros Win Over Novak Djokovic

“Who Is Ever Going To Beat This Guy?” – Rafael Nadal Makes History In Roland Garros Win Over Novak Djokovic

Jun. 8 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Ted Robinson of NBC Sports concluded Sunday’s broadcast of the French Open men’s final asking “Who is ever going to beat this guy?” It is one of the biggest questions in tennis – and in all of sports...

Shockers Shred Women’s Draw, Swiss Men at Roland Garros – Mondays with Bob Greene

Shockers Shred Women’s Draw, Swiss Men at Roland Garros – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 1 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS (French Open – First Week) Garbiñe Muguruza beat top-seeded Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 Kristina Mladenovic beat second-seeded Li Na 7-5 3-6 61 Guillermo Garcia-Lopez beat third-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka 6-4 5-7 6-2 6-0 Ajla...

Serena Williams Shocked In French Open Second Round, Winning Only Four Games

Serena Williams Shocked In French Open Second Round, Winning Only Four Games

May. 28 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Not since her very first match as a professional on October 29, 1995 had Serena Williams lost a match in a more convincing fashion that she did Wednesday in the second round of the French Open. The world No. 1...