1. Hard courts Begone!: Why Hardcourts Are Ruining Tennis

    Hard courts are a vicious surface. Let's not sugar-coat it. In today's game, they dominate the calendar. For 7-8 months out of the year, they are the primary surface for competition, but for all of the wrong reasons...

    Michael Lanich Written by Michael Lanich about over 5 years ago 285 reads 3 comments

  2. G.O.A.T: It Doesn't Exist

    The G.O.A.T. It's a term used in almost every sport. Who is the greatest? It's also a question that can make even the most even tempered person adopt the persona of a fanatical fan ...

    Michael Lanich Written by Michael Lanich about over 5 years ago 184 reads 1 comments

  3. The Talent Pyramid: What It Takes To Be a Tennis Legend

    When you watch Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer, you know you are witnessing players who only come around every so often in the sport...

    Michael Lanich Written by Michael Lanich about over 5 years ago 1,152 reads 7 comments

  4. Rafael Nadal: Still Climbing The Mountain Called Respect

    "Respect commands itself and it can neither be given nor withheld when it is due." - Eldridge Cleaver At every point of Rafael Nadal's great career, he has had a roadblock...

    Michael Lanich Written by Michael Lanich about over 5 years ago 350 reads 6 comments