1. Serena Williams Remains Her Toughest Opponent at Wimbledon

    Serena Williams remains the toughest opponent left in the 2015 Wimbledon Championships. Williams defeated Timea Babos , 6-4, 6-1 to advanced to the third round. She next faces British No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 day ago 2,827 reads 7 comments

  2. Eugenie Bouchard Needs to Forget About Marketability and Work on Her Game

    Eugenie Bouchard , it's time to hit the reset button. It's time to rethink, reconnect, reconsider and reexamine your career. Forget about marketability and work on your game...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 2 days ago 6,756 reads 43 comments

  3. Lleyton Hewitt's Final Wimbledon Reflected His Fighting Spirit

    Lleyton Hewitt 's final match at Wimbledon epitomized his spirit and career: gritty, gutsy and feisty. The two-time Grand Slam champion lost to Jarkko Nieminen, another veteran playing in his final Wimbledon...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 3 days ago 2,483 reads 26 comments

  4. Wimbledon Tennis 2015: Championship Odds and Predictions for Top Contenders

    Who will win Wimbledon in 2015? Nobody knows. Many will predict and guess. The truth is, every player has a shot, and there are no losers yet...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 days ago 11,002 reads 39 comments

  5. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Contenders for 2015 Wimbledon

    Serena Williams remains the player to beat going into Wimbledon. But the rest of the field, like the objects in a rear-view mirror, may be closer than they appear. Williams, ranked No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 days ago 3,411 reads 17 comments

  6. Have We Already Seen the Best of Simona Halep's Career?

    Simona Halep reportedly has no expectations when it comes to Wimbledon. Based on her results at Grand Slams this season, it's difficult to know what to expect from Halep . A few months ago, Halep looked like the new rival to Serena Williams ..

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 10 days ago 4,346 reads 17 comments

  7. Is Serena Williams the Most Dominant American Athlete Today?

    Serena Williams is making a strong case for being named greatest woman's tennis player of all time. In fact, her accomplishments are so impressive, it's time to move away from tennis ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 13 days ago 9,624 reads 64 comments

  8. Why Serena Williams Can Win a Grand Slam Title at 40

    Serena Williams turns 34 in September. She's eyeing her first calendar-year Slam and Steffi Graf's open-era record of 22...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 20 days ago 11,524 reads 47 comments

  9. Why Stan Wawrinka's Party-Crashing French Open Win Breaks Up the Big 4 Hierarchy

    Stan Wawrinka, an uninvited guest at the Big Four gala, crashed the party, again. But this time, Wawrinka, aka "Stanimal," may have broken the crew up for good. Wawrinka defeated Novak Djokovic , 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4, at the 2015 French Open ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 25 days ago 41,816 reads 109 comments

  10. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Players After the 2015 French Open

    Serena Williams ' win at the 2015 French Open confirmed what everyone already knew: She's by far the best player in the game. It's not even close. Playing with flu-like symptoms narrowed the gap but fell short of leveling the playing field...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 26 days ago 11,374 reads 22 comments

  11. Novak Djokovic vs. Andy Murray: Who Benefits Most from Friday's Suspended Play

    The storm changes everything. The 2015 French Open semifinal between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray is no longer a marathon. It's a sprint now. A different type of race benefits a certain type of player...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 27 days ago 2,030 reads 6 comments

  12. French Open 2015 Women's Final: Safarova vs. Williams Preview and Prediction

    Serena Williams will try to win her 20th Grand Slam. Lucie Safarova is playing in her first. On Saturday, one of these ladies will reach a monumental milestone at the French Open ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 28 days ago 9,130 reads 35 comments

  13. Djokovic and Murray Getting Golden Chance to Enhance Legacy in French Open SF

    Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are already future Hall of Famers. However, a 2015 French Open title would elevate their status among the all-time greats...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 28 days ago 2,962 reads 37 comments

  14. French Open 2015 Men's Semifinals: Murray vs. Djokovic Preview and Prediction

    Novak Djokovic shook the monkey off his back only to set up a clash with Andy Murray , a thirsty beast. Djokovic defeated Rafael Nadal 7-5, 6-3, 6-1 to set up a semifinal showdown on Friday with Murray, who beat David Ferrer 7-6 (4), 6-2, 5-7, 6-1..

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 29 days ago 10,684 reads 41 comments

  15. 2015 French Open: Best and Worst Dressed at Roland Garros

    The easiest way to spot superstars at the 2015 French Open is by their attire. The biggest names, such as Maria Sharapova , Serena Williams , Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic , have outfits designed specifically for them...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 13,241 reads 10 comments

  16. Why Serena Williams' Dominance Against Top Foes Hurts Her Legacy

    Serena Williams moved a round closer to winning a 20th Grand Slam title, but took a step back in cementing her legacy. Apparently, Williams is so dominant that some members of the media have begun labeling her era as "weak...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 8,344 reads 55 comments

  17. Jack Sock Is Ready to Be the Leading Man in American Tennis

    Jack Sock, the last American male standing at the 2015 French Open , is finally ready to become the USA's leading man. Sock has a chance to advance to the fourth round, the deepest he's ever gone in a Grand Slam...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 9,320 reads 14 comments

  18. Roger Federer Playing with Sense of Urgency with French Open Draw in His Favor

    Roger Federer hit a two-handed backhand lob to keep a point alive. That oddity reflects the sense of urgency emerging in Federer's game at this late stage in his career. For Federer, it's now or maybe never again...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 6,394 reads 50 comments

  19. Venus Williams' Exit Caps Brutal Day for Americans at Roland Garros

    Venus Williams ' loss to Sloane Stephens marked the lowest and highest moment for Americans at the 2015 French Open. On Memorial Day, one of the most patriotic days on the calendar, Americans proved once again they stink on clay...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 2,747 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Players Heading into the 2015 French Open

    Despite her recent woes, Serena Williams remains the favorite to win the 2015 French Open. Yet her death grip on the No. 1 ranking is loosening and so is her dominance on the WTA Tour...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 4,169 reads 20 comments

  21. French Open 2015: Top Storylines to Follow at Roland Garros

    Although the 2015 French Open will have all the usual players, pre-tournament plot twists have created some dramatic storylines. Novak Djokovic hopes to win his first French Open title...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 2,324 reads 0 comments

  22. French Open 2015: 10 Under-the-Radar Players to Watch at Roland Garros

    Rafael Nadal at the French Open has been as close as you can get to a sure thing in sports. However, even with someone as dominant as Nadal and players as consistent as Novak Djokovic ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 1,730 reads 2 comments

  23. French Open 2015: Roger Federer More Desperate Than Ever for Roland Garros Win

    Roger Federer already has what Novak Djokovic desires: a French Open title. However, among his 17 Grand Slam titles, Federer has won only one at Roland Garros...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 15,147 reads 42 comments

  24. Andy Murray's Win over Rafael Nadal Benefits Novak Djokovic

    Despite skipping the tournament, Novak Djokovic comes out of the 2015 Mutua Madrid Open a winner...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 6,781 reads 41 comments

  25. The ATP's Youth Movement Proving in 2015 That It's Here to Stay 

    Check out the quarterfinals at the 2015 Mutua Madrid Open. There are more players 25 and younger than guys 30 and older. Last year, Kei Nishikori was the only player in the quarterfinal under 25...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 2,807 reads 1 comments