Tsonga vs. Federer, Rogers Cup Final

Preview The aura of invincibility that once had opponents in awe of Federer has been fading in recent years, this could be the edge that Tsonga needs to get the win. Their head to head favors Federer 11:4; Federer took the previous 2014 encounters and in 2013, Tsonga took their only encounter. Maybe we should just…

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Doing it the hard way

Rogers Cup, Montreal [CR26] Venus Williams (USA) is definitely adamant about her quest for a second title in 2014; despite doing it the hard way with four matches going the distance, she is in her third final of the year. To get to the final though she had to defeat the number 1 ranked player, who just happens to be…

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Disabled list as of 8/8/2014

MEN [CR2] Rafael Nadal (ESP) is sitting out a few tournaments due to a right wrist injury, incurred ironically while practicing for the summer hard court season.  We hope to see him back on the court soon, he is missed. [CR10] Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG) has been out due to a left wrist injury. …

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US Open is just around the bend

Everyone is honing their skills in preparation for the last major tournament of the year. Many will be waiting with bated breath to see if Rafa will play. It should be a great tournament as everyone is pondering who will win the last major trophy for 2014.  Will one of the top four on the men’s side…

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