2015 Australian Open Wrap Up

February 3, 2015

The first tennis major of the year is in the books with Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams claiming titles on the men’s and women’s side, respectively.  To say both of the champions breezed through the tournament would not be true because both of them had some trouble at one point or another.  In the semis, Djokovic faced a tough test from last year’s champion, Stanislas Wawrinka, as it took Djokovic…

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2014 French Open Preview

May 23, 2014

2013 champion, Rafael Nadal 1.    Rafael Nadal-anything less than a title at Roland Garros would be a disappointment for the world number one.  Of Nadal’s three titles this year, two have been on clay, but that being said, he has not been the usual dominant Rafa. 2013 result: defeated David Ferrer in the final. 2.    Novak Djokovic-similar to Rafa, anything less than a title here would be rather disappointing, especially since Novak…

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Can He Make It Four In A Row? (Australian Open Preview)

January 11, 2014

Novak Djokovic Tennis is back! As some people already know, the first tournament of the year will take place in Australian, where number two player in the world and defending champion, Novak Djokovic, will look to make it four in a row. Top Ten: 1. Rafael Nadal-Rafa enjoyed a tremendous 2013 season, where he went 75-7 and taking home 10 titles.  The Australian Open has not been all that nice…

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Can Andy Do It Again?

August 23, 2013

Last year’s champion-Andy Murray Top 10  1.  Novak Djokovic-has made the finals in three consecutive years, but only has one title to show for it.  With Rafa breathing down Novak’s neck, winning the U.S. Open is a must, but hey, no pressure. 2.  Rafael Nadal-has been on an absolute tear, since returning from injury, with a near flawless 53-3 record and nine titles this year!  Nadal has one U.S. Open…

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2013 Wimbledon Preview

June 21, 2013

2012 winner, Federer and runner up, Murray The Top Ten!1. Novak Djokovic-will be looking to rebound from last year’s semi-final defeat, from eventually champion, Roger Federer. 2. Andy Murray-took the French Open off because of a nagging back injury, but at Wimbledon, we will see the return of the number two player in the world, Andy Murray.  Hopefully Andy can hold it together and advance far, especially with an easier…

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2013 French Open Preview

May 25, 2013

Runner-up, Djokovic and winner, Nadal 1.  Novak Djokovic-will be looking to rebound from last year’s loss in the final to rival, Rafael Nadal.  Djokovic has been on a mini losing streak lately, losing to Berdych in the quarters in Rome and previous to that, losing to Dimitrov in the round of 32 in Madrid.  If Djokovic has any chance of making the finals and ultimately winning Roland Garros, he will need…

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Australian Open Recap

January 29, 2013

-Great wins for Victoria Azarenka (won her second Australian title in a row) and Novak Djokovic (won his third consecutive title in a row). -Canadian Milos Raonic lost in the fourth round to a tough opponent in Roger Federer.  Roger just seems to have his number, but then again, it is Roger after all. -Wawrinka was so close to defeating Novak in the fourth round, as well, but just came…

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Australian Open Predictions (2013)

January 11, 2013

2012 Winner, Novak Djokovic Top 10 seeds1.  Novak Djokovic-he will be looking to defend his title from last years marathon versus rival, Rafael Nadal.  It is sad we will not see these two gentlemen in the finals again, as Nadal is out of this tournament, with a stomach virus. 2. Roger Federer-made it to the semi’s of last years tournament, where he lost to Nadal.  He will look to do…

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