Tag Archives: Tennis

What’s Happening at Wimbledon?

Image via Wikipedia It’s still early in the rounds yet, but 2010 Wimbledon is here, and people seem to already be very excited about it! Roger Federer, who has won Wimbledon six out of the past seven years, is still going strong and favored to win again.  This is music to my ears, because I am a huge Federer fan ...

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Roger Federer: Officially the Greatest Tennis Player Ever

Roger Federer has always been the greatest tennis player EVER to me. Watching him play is like watching ballet. His fluidity on the court is what makes me think, hey, I can do this; it's not so hard! And so I go, and I wind up feeling like a bull in a china shop. Not Roger, though, who was probably polishing his backhand in the womb.

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Scrambled Eggs and Sausage Links

Image by Getty Images via Daylife 10 Ugliest Kicks of the Past 20 Years.  (YepYep) Attention Females! Can You Do This? (MoonDog Sports) Sienna Miller And One Bad Ass Tiger (The Beer Goggler) Is this the worst job in the world? (9 to Fried) Tennis great Boris Becker looks cracked out (The World of Isaac) Top Twenty Fictional Gadgets (Gunaxin) ...

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Francesca Schiavone wins French Open 2010

[singlepic id=39 w=400 h=600 mode=watermark float=] Congratulations to Francesca Schiavone, the French Open Winner of 2010.  Schiavone, hailing from Italy,  is the oldest woman (almost 30! gasp!) since 1969 to win her first national grand slam championship. It was 2-all in the second-set tiebreaker of Saturday’s final against Samantha Stosur of Australia.  Schiavone defeated Stosur 6-4, 7-6 (2). Rafael Nadal ...

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Rafael Nadal Beats Robin Söderling to Win French Open 2010

Last year, Rafael Nadal could have made winning the French Open a five-year streak.  However, a young Swede came in and upset that streak last year and claimed the title for his own.  That Swede was Robin Söderling. Even so, Rafael was able to exact his revenge this year and reclaim his crown, beating  Söderling on the clay-court at Court Philippe ...

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2010 Men’s French Open Final: Rafael Nadal vs. Robin Söderling

Image via Wikipedia The 2010 French Open has been going on for almost two weeks, and I didn’t even realize it until tonight.  The French Open is held in Paris at the Roland Garros Stadium on clay courts.  The Final is set to start at  15:00 Parisian time on Sunday, June, 6th (that means on our TV sets at 9:00 am EST on NBC ...

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Roger Federer Makes Finals of Australian Open

Like this is really any surprise, but Roger Federer beat Andy Roddick today at the Australian Open, making him a finalist. He defeated Andy Roddick in three straight sets: 6-2, 7-5, 7-5 and could possibly soon tie the record for the 14th Grand Slam title.

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