1. Australian Open Notes: Djokovic Must Go Through Revived Murray

    It’s mid-January and, for those of us iced into the Northern Hemisphere, it’s time to align body clocks with the land of sand and fire...

    Nigel Graber Written by Nigel Graber about almost 2 years ago 524 reads 4 comments

  2. Fred Perry to Andy Murray: Why Did It Take 76 Years to Win a Grand Slam?

    The net post tilts at a 45-degree angle. The January rain and wind whip across the potholed tarmac. Teenagers swear as their football disappears through the rip in the wire mesh fencing...

    Nigel Graber Written by Nigel Graber about almost 2 years ago 970 reads 13 comments

  3. Tennis: Del Potro? Raonic? Who'll Make Up the Next Big Four?

    Novak Djokovic , Roger Federer , Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal have established themselves as the Big Four of men’s tennis...

    Nigel Graber Written by Nigel Graber about almost 2 years ago 5,115 reads 22 comments

  4. Laura Robson and Heather Watson: Who Will Climb Higher?

    Laura Robson, Heather Watson, Liam Broady, Oliver Golding, Johnny Marray… oh, and the small matter of Andy Murray . If you follow tennis in the UK, you probably think the place has turned into Australia’s Gold Coast...

    Nigel Graber Written by Nigel Graber about almost 2 years ago 1,476 reads 3 comments

  5. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray: Will They Clean Up in 2013?

    After Andy Murray ’s maiden slam title in New York last September, men’s tennis now assuredly has a Big Four...

    Nigel Graber Written by Nigel Graber about almost 2 years ago 1,650 reads 36 comments

  6. Davis Cup: Why It Needs a New Format

    The Davis Cup final next week is an enticing prospect if you’re a Spanish or Czech tennis fan. If you’re British, too, you might be forgiven for throwing the 100th final ...

    Nigel Graber Written by Nigel Graber about 2 years ago 1,851 reads 6 comments