With every year passing, the men's event in the premier claycourt championship at Roland Garros is becoming synonymous with one name - Rafael Nadal. Despite his 2009 success, World No.1 Roger Federer is entering the competition under the shadow of the "Mighty Mallorcan." Will Federer go against the odds to pick up his 17th slam trophy or is it Rafa's turn to take the centerstage again? Read on to find out...!
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Added by TennisEarth on May 21, 2010 at 2:06pm —
To some, Murray's recent below expectation performance is more or less an aberration, and to others, it's a fact that the Scot has finally come to terms with his real shortcomings. Find out more about the Murray's struggles in dealing with the form and criticism...!
But to the avid English fans' dismay, the WAIT is still on. Murray' shot to stardom turned out to be as shortlived as a flash in the pan. Last year, the Scot raised British hopes by reaching the semifinals at… Continue
Added by TennisEarth on May 3, 2010 at 10:57pm —
David Nalbandian defeated Swede Robin Soderling 6-2 5-7 6-3 on Sunday and win the Stockholm Open.
It was the ninth title for Nalbandian, who goes to the Madrid Masters on Monday as the defending champion.
"It was a great final, we both played a good… Continue
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Here are the photos of Fernando Gonzalez and Roger Federer carrying flags of their countries, Rafa and David Ferrer having some great fun with other Spanish Olympians, Murray brothers, and Novak Djokovic and Ana Ivanovic with Serbian Olympic team during the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at the National Stadium, August 8, 2008.…
Added by Svetlana on August 10, 2008 at 8:38am —
David Nalbandian practices at the Beijing Olympic Green Tennis… Continue
Added by Svetlana on August 10, 2008 at 8:35am —
Jelena Jankovic, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Stanislas Wawrinka, David Ferrer, Serena and Venus Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Lleyton Hewitt, Lindsay Davenport and Fernando Gonzalez at the Olympic Green tennis court in Beijing on 07. August.…
Added by Svetlana on August 7, 2008 at 7:52am —
Here is an interview David Nalbandian did for ITF Tennis site, called "Olympic spotlight on...David Nalbandian".
Q: David, how excited are you at competing in your first Olympic Games?
DN: Well, it's great. I was in Athens and got injured just two days before the start of the event, so I was very unlucky, and very… Continue
Added by Svetlana on August 7, 2008 at 7:48am —
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Frank Dancevic defeated 7th seed David Nalbandian
Dancevic’s 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 win, the biggest win of his career, came against a player who had never lost in the first round in five previous appearances at Wimbledon. What is more, Nalbandian had only been beaten in the opening round once in his previous 26 Grand… Continue
Added by Svetlana on June 24, 2008 at 9:54am —
Clay court specialist David Ferrer
won his first title on grass as he beat Marc Gicquel 6-4 6-2 at the Ordina Open in the Netherlands.
Ferrer, who had won just six games on grass in 13 attempts prior to this tournament, is the second Spaniard to collect an ATP title on… Continue
Added by Svetlana on June 21, 2008 at 3:09pm —
David Ferrer made sure of his place in the final of the Ordina Open with a 7-6 (7/4) 6-1 victory over unseeded Argentinian Juan Martin Del Potro on Friday.
The top-seeded Spaniard will be making his maiden appearance in a grasscourt final on Saturday when he faces unseeded Frenchman Marc Gicquel, who battled for a 3-6… Continue
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I love tattoos (I have 5!) and I just couldn't and not to mention it here. I found several , but my favorite one is Alona Bondarenko's back tattoo. It looks really good on her!
Probably the most tattooed guy is Janko Tipsarevic. He has several of them.…
Added by Svetlana on June 1, 2008 at 8:30am —
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