Features

Wawrinka and Paire: When Two Friends Square Off

Stanislas Wawrinka and Benoît Paire are great friends off the court. At times, like this week at the Rogers Cup in Montreal, they also play doubles together. However, this time, they will square off in the second round of...

Encounter With a Ninja

When he came back last year following a six-month layoff due to injuries, little did we know that Patricio Heras would have such success on the ITF Pro Circuit, so soon after his comeback. Nevertheless, he did, and his...

The Triumph of Hard Work

Carlos Berlocq won, today, his first career ATP World Tour title at the Skistar Swedish Open, in Bastad, and many are those who rejoice for this first-class fighter and hard-worker. A title that really represents the triumph of hard...

What Makes Janowicz More Than a Serve

The idea behind this feature started with a tweet, and my response to it, which was a half-joke, and which I will omit for that reason. Interesting to see a tall big server like Janowicz really get it on grass,...

Eternal

She began her (first) professional career the same year the best male Japanese player in history, Kei Nishikori, was born. They even played mixed doubles together, at the 2012 Australian Open. She retired in 1996, only to come back to...

One of the Least Known Players

Please allow me to be a bit more personal in the introduction to this feature. I have been an admirer of Andy Murray since his first Wimbledon as a professional, back in 2005. I liked his game, I liked his...