1. Wimbledon 2014: Rafael Nadal Looks for 2nd-Round Revenge Against Lukas Rosol

    Following his 2014 Wimbledon first-round win over Martin Klizan, Rafael Nadal may have cast off some of the doubts concerning his struggles on grass courts...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 9,242 reads 190 comments

  2. What the 2014 Wimbledon Title Would Mean for Tennis' Top Players

    All tennis superstars, journeymen and aspiring contenders want to win the 2014 Wimbledon title. It's the tennis dream of anyone who has ever gripped a racket. But as always, there are different rewards and effects for each player...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 6,960 reads 45 comments

  3. Wimbledon Draw 2014: Who Is the Real Men's Favorite?

    The Wimbledon 2014 draw is now complete, and the roads to the championship have been revealed for the top men’s players in tennis. It’s a particularly important analysis for tennis’ most revered tournament...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 11,101 reads 211 comments

  4. Is Wimbledon 2014 Roger Federer's Last Chance to Win Grand Slam Title No. 18?

    Wimbledon 2014 will not be the final time Roger Federer competes at a major venue, but is it the last time he will realistically have a chance to win his 18th Grand Slam title? ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 18,606 reads 222 comments

  5. Wimbledon 2014: Burning Questions Heading into the All England Club

    The All England Club will be host to many important questions for Wimbledon 2014. Legendary players like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal look to step back into time for one more trophy here...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 12,668 reads 226 comments

  6. How Tennis Should Bolster the Grass-Court Season

    The heart of tennis tradition is in Europe where red-clay courts at the French Open make way for green lawns at Wimbledon...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 4,819 reads 49 comments

  7. What Else Remains in the Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic Rivalry?

    Although Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic in another historic French Open, not all tennis fans are raving about their rivalry ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 31,878 reads 226 comments

  8. Projecting Rafael Nadal's Timeline to Catch Roger Federer's 17 Grand Slam Titles

    Rafael Nadal’s 2014 French Open title is now etched in the record books. This 14th Grand Slam title ties him with Pete Sampras and closes the gap to the record 17 majors held by Roger Federer ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 35,206 reads 507 comments

  9. Power Ranking the Top 20 Men's Players After the 2014 French Open

    French Open 2014 was another heavyweight final that featured Rafael Nadal holding off Novak Djokovic for the championship and for No. 1 in the ATP Rankings . Nadal collects his ninth Musketeers' Cup and his 14th Grand Slam title...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 65,645 reads 71 comments

  10. Rafael Nadal Winning at 2014 French Open with More Aggressive Strategy

    Rafael Nadal ’s road toward the 2014 French Open title is another lesson in a champion’s resilience. Though the Spanish warrior has monopolized this title for nearly a decade, there are always challenging new conditions and competitors...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 8,597 reads 113 comments

  11. French Open 2014 Men's Quarterfinal: Nadal vs. Ferrer Prediction and Preview

    Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer have dominated their preliminary matches at the 2014 French Open . Now it's time for the quarterfinals where most of the strongest players in tennis are still competing...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 21,581 reads 141 comments

  12. Early Winners and Losers at French Open 2014

    Roger Federer and Serena Williams were superstar casualties at the 2014 French Open . There have been plenty of other upsets, especially in the WTA, as Roland Garros gets set to host its climactic stretch...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 7,581 reads 46 comments

  13. 10 Players with the Most to Prove at 2014 French Open

    The 2014 French Open slides into its second week with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic mowing down opposite sides of the bracket. Meanwhile, longtime contenders Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova are hoping for nothing less than the championship.

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 5,278 reads 23 comments

  14. What the 2014 French Open Title Would Mean to Novak Djokovic's Legacy

    Novak Djokovic is aware that he is playing for tennis history at the 2014 French Open . It’s his goal, his single-minded passion and the most important completion to his legacy...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 7,662 reads 177 comments

  15. Stanislas Wawrinka Still a Puzzle After Upset Loss in 2014 French Open

    Stanislas Wawrinka ’s bid for the 2014 French Open title was over just as it began. In a year of surprises on the ATP tour, he has now been the biggest and most disappointing...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 3,612 reads 149 comments

  16. The 10 Most Dominant Men's Performances in French Open History

    Rafael Nadal and Bjorn Borg are the French Open standards of the Open era. But how dominant were they in their very best years? Which other French Open champions crushed their ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 90,188 reads 49 comments

  17. Why It Will Be More Difficult Than Ever for Rafael Nadal to Win the French Open

    The 2014 French Open draw is out, and Rafael Nadal has no choice but to battle through a tough lineup. Roland Garros is his territory, his passion and the foundation to his all-time legacy...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 3,745 reads 206 comments

  18. French Open Tennis 2014: Predictions and Early Title Favorites

    The 2014 French Open men's draw will be out soon, but it's not too early to consider the contenders. The past two months have provided four important clay-court tournaments, which ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 23,019 reads 147 comments

  19. Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, and the Winners and Losers at 2014 Rome Masters

    Novak Djokovic defeated Rafael Nadal for the 2014 Rome Masters title, but most importantly showed that he is healthy for a run at his first French Open title. Nadal knows he has work to do if he is to win one more title at Roland Garros...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 8,094 reads 154 comments

  20. Italian Open 2014: How Lower-Tier ATP Players Are Challenging the Top Stars

    Rome’s 2014 Italian Open is just another example of gradual change in the ATP. Never mind that top stars like Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are currently the standards, or ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 2,247 reads 14 comments

  21. Remembering Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer's Classic Match at 2006 Rome Masters

    Rome's Italian Open has produced many classic matches through the decades, but perhaps few as memorable or important as Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal in the 2006 final...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 9,325 reads 59 comments

  22. Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova and the Winners and Losers at 2014 Madrid Masters

    The 2014 Madrid Masters had unpredictable twists, but Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova were familiar names in the winner’s circle. Was Rafael Nadal just lucky? His Uncle Toni had a few things to say about that...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 6,404 reads 113 comments

  23. Madrid Masters 2014: Will Rafael Nadal-Andy Murray Showdown Ever Happen?

    Just as it seemed Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal were headed for a semifinal showdown at the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open, the anticipation was released like the hiss from a newly opened can of tennis balls...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 3,949 reads 43 comments

  24. Why Rafael Nadal Will Have a Difficult Time Keeping His No. 1 Ranking in 2014

    It’s time for Rafael Nadal to really defend his No. 1 ranking. The Spaniard’s time at the top has lasted seven months, but it will end if he continues to play below ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 11,358 reads 128 comments

  25. Nadal vs. Wawrinka and Other Matches We Hope to See at 2014 Madrid Masters

    The 2014 Mutua Madrid Open draw poses exciting possibilities, especially for tennis fans who are evaluating Rafael Nadal and Stanislas Wawrinka...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 5,157 reads 133 comments