1. Juan Martin Del Potro: Is This Man Ready to Stop Novak Djokovic's Streak?

    Tomorrow evening, central European time, the most enticing match-up of the tournament so far will begin. It's the third round battle between the man who's forgotten how to lose and the friendly Argentinian giant, forever troubled by injuries...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 757 reads 4 comments

  2. Rafael Nadal: Why His Win over John Isner Suggests He Can't Win French Open

    Today, we witnessed an unlikely five-setter. Everybody raised their eyebrows just a bit when super-sonic server John Isner's name appeared next to five-time champion Rafael Nadal's...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 688 reads 15 comments

  3. Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal: Who Are the Favourites at the French Open 2011?

    There are still two days until the draw for the French Open 2011 comes out, and by then, we will be much wiser...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 1,364 reads 10 comments

  4. Novak Djokovic: Appreciating His Incredible Run

    Novak Djokovic is 37-0 since January 1st and 39-0 since the World Tour Finals in London last year. We all know the numbers by now...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 639 reads 5 comments

  5. French Open 2011: Andy Murray Is a Legitimate Dark Horse at Roland Garros

    On Saturday we witnessed one of the greatest tennis matches this year between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic . I would even say it was the greatest. Murray could and should have closed it out while serving for the match at 5-4 and up 30-0...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 823 reads 10 comments

  6. French Open 2011: The Women's Quest for the Trophy Is Wide Open

    Last year, the French Open had a fairytale winner in terms of the now 30-year-old Francesca Sciavone. The Italian had never been anywhere near winning as big a title and with ...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 528 reads 9 comments

  7. Novak Djokovic Beats Rafael Nadal in Rome: The Shift is Tectonic

    For the second week in a row, Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal , aka the king of clay, in a clay Masters final. The score was a deciding 6-4, 6-4...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 1,258 reads 51 comments

  8. Novak Djokovic: Will Rafael Nadal End His Winning Streak?

    Novak Djokovic walked of the court past 11 p.m. in Rome yesterday after more than three hours of grueling mental and physical play against the world No. 4, Andy Murray setting up the blockbuster final most fans had hoped for...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,013 reads 112 comments

  9. Novak Djokovic: The Reasons Why He Keeps Beating Rafael Nadal

    He did it again. Serbian Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal for the third consecutive time in the pairs latest three finals in two months time...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 3,546 reads 59 comments

  10. Novak Djokovic vs. David Ferrer. Time to See Just How Good the Djoker Is on Clay

    Unfortunately, the third-round blockbuster match I wrote about yesterday ended up being a giant buzz kill as Juan Martin Del Potro yet again is sidelined and chose to retire pre-match before facing Rafael Nadal...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 1,332 reads 13 comments

  11. Rafael Nadal: Is He Ripe for an Early Exit in Madrid by Juan Martin Del Potro?

    The talk in Madrid is already on the "dream-final" between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic , where one winning streak will have to come to an end...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,073 reads 32 comments

  12. Lionel Messi: Will He Eventually Stand as the Greatest Player of All Time?

    In soccer, as in any other sport, you have a select few who are regarded as the greatest players of all time. In some sports, there is a universal choice of that player, say like Michael Jordan in basketball and Wayne Gretzky in ice hockey...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,439 reads 7 comments

  13. Caroline Wozniacki Rallies to Beat Rising Star Andrea Petkovic in Stuttgart

    World No. 1. Caroline Wozniacki defeated rising German star Andrea Petkovic 6-4, 6-1 in Stuttgart earlier today...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 674 reads 0 comments

  14. Men's Tennis: Do Mardy Fish and Jurgen Melzer Cancel the Weak Era Argument?

    American Mardy Fish has just made his debut into the top ten. In January, Austrian Jurgen Melzer did the same and now rests at No. 8...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,045 reads 102 comments

  15. Caroline Wozniacki Proves Yet Again Why She Is the No. 1 Player

    In a week where many of the top women rested from tournament play and prepared themselves for the clay season, world No. 1...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 499 reads 2 comments

  16. Is Novak Djokovic Ready To Battle Rafael Nadal on the Red Turf?

    Novak Djokovic is 24-0 against the field, and 5-0 against two of the greatest players of all-time. Those are his stats for this year and they are impressive by any standards...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,582 reads 61 comments

  17. Men's Tennis: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Set to Meet in Miami Semifinal

    The semifinal between world No. 1 Rafael Nadal and world No. 3 Roger Federer is a reality. The two of them will meet in their first non-round robin semifinal since the 2005 French Open...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 1,051 reads 28 comments

  18. Sony Ericsson Open 2011: Breaking Down the Women's Draw

    Last weekend, women's No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki silenced some of her critics by winning the Indian Wells title. No matter how badly she does at Miami, she's guaranteed the No. 1 ranking for another few weeks...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 1,262 reads 19 comments

  19. Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal: Are Their Days of Dominating Tennis Over?

    Just this weekend, the two men who continue to attract fans, viewers and inspire the club players reflected on the question of dominance in men's tennis. The world No. 1 and No...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,154 reads 46 comments

  20. Rafael Nadal Injury: Could It End Up Costing Him the No. 1 Ranking?

    A brief look at rankings the men and women's rankings will tell you the following: The women are having a race with three women capable of taking the top spot, whereas Rafael Nadal has a plus-4,000 points cushion to his pursuers in the men's field...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 2,300 reads 33 comments

  21. Juan Martin Del Potro Scores First Win. Is He Back Already?

    It wasn't pretty, but it was a tournament win. The 22-year-old Argentinian, Juan Martin Del Potro, defeated Janko Tipsarevic 6-4, 6-4 in the Delray Beach championships...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 440 reads 8 comments

  22. Rafael Nadal: Can He Lose at the Slam Level While Healthy?

    Rafael Nadal is currently the reigning champion in three out of the four Slams. Going for his fourth consecutive Slam title, the Rafa Slam, he lost in straights to David Ferrer ...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 4,921 reads 110 comments

  23. Women's Tennis: Caroline Wozniacki Back at No. 1

    It took Kim Clijsters 256 weeks to claw the No. 1 ranking back from when she lost it in 2006, but it took only one week to lose it again. By beating Shahar Peer in straight sets in Dubai, 20-year-old Caroline Wozniacki, the "No...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 368 reads 2 comments

  24. Will Roger Federer Ever Again Regain the Coveted No. 1 and Surpass Pistol Pete?

    By now, you all know it. For the first time since Roger Federer won his first Slam at Wimbledon 2003, he's no longer the defending champion at any one of the game's four most heralded titles...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 6,551 reads 266 comments

  25. Rafael Nadal Is Sportsman of the Year, Crowned By Laureus World Sports Academy

    Rafael Nadal just came short of winning his Rafa Slam, as David Ferrer on a roll and a Rafael Nadal in less-than-perfect condition wasn't a good matchup. The great Spaniard is currently taking a short break to recover from his injury...

    Andreas Written by Andreas about over 3 years ago 1,041 reads 92 comments