is having a rough go of it lately.
The Mallorcan matador fell with blisters in the second round
, giving… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 12, 2008 at 2:38pm —
For those of you who still give a damn about a non-playing/non-retired tennis baller still living off the fat, I give you the latest Anna Kournikova
news. The original Russian glamourpuss has just relaunched her website
, sponsored by… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 12, 2008 at 1:04pm —
and the thugs of the WTA Tour
are finally playing nice after the Russian publicly blasted the Tour
and its… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 12, 2008 at 12:15pm —
We have over 34 members presently. If your interested in playing, we have scheduled events & clinics listed at "The Philadelphia Tennis meet-Up Group". To see them, just join the group and you will have access to all the summer events.
Added by stan on May 12, 2008 at 11:43am —
may be getting paranoid in her old (tennis) age or she thinks everything is about her (more likely scenario.)
After her tight 3-set loss
to eventual… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 12, 2008 at 8:37am —
I attended the USTA Tennis Block Party on Saturday at the HCC Campus in Tampa, Florida. One of the events at the block party was One on One Doubles..... this is a new concept in singles play that is highly competitve, fast paced and a great workout!
Basically you play a cross court singles match using the doubles court. Serve and volley or you lose the point! (Good volley work for baseliners like me!) The founder, Ed Krass, is a Blues aficionado and pumps out the tunes during… Continue
Added by Chrisje on May 12, 2008 at 8:33am —
Rome - Novak Djokovic
It seems Nole
was on a mission to silence the criticism
surrounding his withdrawal in… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 12, 2008 at 7:25am —
I am very nervous about moving down to Houston, but at the same time it brings about an essence of excitement. I love the thought of venturing out to a new place full of untrodden possibilities. I have so much to look forward to. I am young and I have so much that I would like to accomplish in life before I actually decide to engrave it in stone. This is the takeoff to my new beginnning...the stretch of runway awaits my departure.
Added by Kori on May 10, 2008 at 5:34pm —
Who knew she had it in her?
A day after derailing
world no. 1 Justine Henin
, Dinara Safina… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 9, 2008 at 12:27pm —
As usual, Radek Stepanek
saved his best move for last.
"The Worm" caused another huge upset in Rome defeating Roger Federer
in the quarterfinals 7-6(4), 7-6(7) and denying the… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 9, 2008 at 11:56am —
- Ana appeal: Ana Ivanovic
grabs the spotlight as the featured story
in the May/June issue of Tennis Week
magazine. But is the sexy Serb ready for the spotlight given a Grand Slam champion?… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 9, 2008 at 10:30am —
Henin's such a great winner. She can play a lot better. She knows that, and she can take solace in that fact. Continue
- Serena Williams
on the world no. 1's…
Added by tennis baller on May 9, 2008 at 9:22am —
Clay-court tennis is always chalk-full of surprises (remember hearing "French Open champion Iva Majoli
or Gaston Gaudio
"? INSANITY.) So this week's no… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 8, 2008 at 1:00pm —
The best lady on the terra bateau is no longer: Justine Henin
suffered a surprise 5-7, 6-3, 6-1 defeat
to Dinara Safina
in the third round of the… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 8, 2008 at 10:00am —
watch out - we have another tennis baller with stars in her eyes.
, who loves all things Hollywood
and has… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 8, 2008 at 7:28am —
Sure Andy Murray
- screaming to the heavens for answers may be your last chance to get your game (and head) together before the French Open
The Brit baller is surely disappointed by his 6-2 7-6 defeat
at the hands of Swiss… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 7, 2008 at 4:19pm —
- The tennis world is in a tizzy after Rafael Nadal lost today on the terr(ier) bateau
and offered up a rare clay-court chew toy for any number of ballers still left in the draw.
Added by tennis baller on May 7, 2008 at 2:54pm —
Is Serena Williams
the WTA Tour's Dear Abby
or Tyra Banks
even? Maybe. The 8-time Grand Slammer is espousing relationship advice on her blog
to friends and… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 7, 2008 at 10:00am —
Even though Nicolas Kiefer lost
to Juan Carlos Ferrero
6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4 in Rome's
first round, the German does get a consolation prize: induction into… Continue
Added by tennis baller on May 7, 2008 at 7:22am —
It's official (and beating last year's nemesis, Willy Canas, only confirms it): Roger Federer is out of his funk.
But what about all the other slump-ridden players out there?
Whether it's caused by injuries, age, mental hang-ups or other players just figuring your game out, a slump can be a rough thing to try to get out of. Go here for a look at a few of the slump-ridden.
Added by Van Sias on May 6, 2008 at 10:30pm —