1. Has Roger Federer's Grand Slam Window Closed After Stunning Wimbledon Exit?

    Roger Federer is out in the second round at Wimbledon following his 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (5-7), 5-7, 6-7 (5-7) loss to Sergiy Stakhovsky...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 8,854 reads 70 comments

  2. What's at Stake for Every Remaining Star at 2013 Wimbledon?

    Wimbledon has not only served as tennis’ "holy cathedral of tennis religion," but as the traditional proving ground that forms stars and finalizes their legacies...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 5,379 reads 40 comments

  3. Roger Federer: Why Aging Champ Believes Another Wimbledon Title Is Attainable

    Tennis fans have a range of opinions on Roger Federer ’s chances to win the 2013 Wimbledon title...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 3,837 reads 34 comments

  4. The 16 Greatest Wimbledon Champions in One Draw: Who's the Best of All Time?

    Wimbledon’s grass court champions are the most revered players in tennis history. Since the Open Era began, grass tournaments have become rare, but winning Wimbledon still requires athletic reflexes and the ability to finish quick points...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 14,952 reads 126 comments

  5. How the Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal Rivalry at Wimbledon Shaped Their Careers

    Five years have passed since Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal reached the peak of their Wimbledon rivalry. They met three consecutive years in the finals, 2006-08, fascinating the sports world with an epic trilogy that would immortalize their careers..

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 7,844 reads 54 comments

  6. Power Ranking the Top 20 Men's Tennis Players After the 2013 French Open

    French Open 2013 was an exciting and often unpredictable tournament outside of Rafael Nadal 's usual trophy ceremony. It featured an epic clash of champions with Nadal vs...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 31,261 reads 86 comments

  7. Where Rafael Nadal Fits in the Greatest of All Time Debate

    Rafael Nadal ’s 2013 French Open title win against David Ferrer was forged in the crucible of an epic semifinal victory against world No. 1 Novak Djokovic ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 25,247 reads 217 comments

  8. French Open 2013 Men's Semifinal: Nadal vs. Djokovic Preview and Prediction

    Rafael Nadal has mounted a furious four-month comeback to win the 2013 French Open title. He wants nothing more than to bite the Musketeers Cup for an eighth time. But he first needs to conquer his fiercest rival and the No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 23,842 reads 152 comments

  9. French Open 2013: Novak Djokovic in Shadows of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer

    It’s not that tennis fans are unaware that Novak Djokovic can make history by winning the French Open. After all, the world's No. 1 has dominated tennis for two years now...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 7,120 reads 113 comments

  10. Lebron James' Miami Heat Play Beautiful Basketball in Game 3 vs. Pacers

    This was the epic Miami Heat that showed up to overwhelm the Indiana Pacers 114-96 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. It was a statement victory with all the splendor of a team built around its superstar, Lebron James...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 4,287 reads 2 comments

  11. French Open 2013: About That Roger Federer Backhand Versus Rafael Nadal

    Roger Federer ’s latest struggle against Rafael Nadal in the Italian Open finals was a microcosm of eight frustrating years of French Open futility against his Spanish nemesis...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 13,025 reads 118 comments

  12. Rafael Nadal: A Look Back at His 2009 French Open Loss to Robin Soderling

    Rafael Nadal has been historically dominant at the French Open with seven titles in eight years and a legendary 52-1 record. It’s as close to tennis perfection as has ever been seen at one Grand Slam venue...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 11,179 reads 39 comments

  13. Rafael Nadal: Is This the Greatest Clay-Court Legacy There Will Ever Be?

    Rafael Nadal ’s eighth title at the 2013 Barcelona Open may have been the most predictable result in tennis history...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 2,188 reads 133 comments

  14. Grigor Dimitrov's Monte Carlo Clash with Rafael Nadal May Foreshadow Greatness

    Grigor Dimitrov is not yet a household name to those who do not follow the ATP tour, but the 21-year-old Bulgarian tennis pro may have foreshadowed greatness with a standout performance at the Monte Carlo Masters against mighty Rafael Nadal ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 502 reads 138 comments

  15. Novak Djokovic Ankle Injury Impacts Rafael Nadal and Monte-Carlo Masters Draw

    Novak Djokovic ’s injured ankle has turned into the hottest tennis story of the Monte-Carlo Masters draw this weekend. Even the subject of Rafael Nadal ’s knees has been put on ice...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 20,254 reads 130 comments

  16. Rafael Nadal's Presence on Clay Courts Has Already Intimidated Andy Murray

    It’s not that Andy Murray can’t win on clay, but he will need to do better than concede any kind of mental advantage to Rafael Nadal ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 15,941 reads 127 comments

  17. Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and 16 Greatest French Open Champions in One Draw

    While Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer saw the birth of their rivalry on French Open red clay, t ennis fans often wonder how they would match up against other clay-court champions of the past...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 54,229 reads 208 comments

  18. David Ferrer vs. Tommy Haas May Preview Trouble for Rafael Nadal's French Open

    Tommy Haas is momentarily the top story in tennis on the heels of Rafael Nadal ’s comeback in winning the Indian Wells title...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 16,095 reads 127 comments

  19. Tommy Haas vs. Novak Djokovic Is Inspiring Story from Roger Federer's Generation

    Tommy Haas dismantled young, talented Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-3, 6-2, to advance to the fourth round of the Sony Ericsson Open, where he will take on world No. 1 Novak Djokovic ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 16,989 reads 241 comments

  20. Andy Murray Smashes Potential Star Bernard Tomic at Miami's Sony Open

    Andy Murray showed the difference between champion and potential as he schooled 20-year-old Bernard Tomic 6-3, 6-1, in just short of one hour...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 2,547 reads 77 comments

  21. Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic Tennis Rivalry Poised for Greater Battles

    Maybe Rafael Nadal is no longer finished as a Grand Slam champion off the French Open’s red clay. Following his Indian Wells title , Nadal did more than prove his competitive viability on hard courts...

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  22. Indian Wells 2013: Tomas Berdych Needs Mental Strength to Beat Rafael Nadal

    While most of the attention has followed Rafael Nadal ’s march to the semifinals at Indian Wells, Tomas Berdych has punched another ticket to a big match. We’ve seen this movie before...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 7,176 reads 66 comments

  23. Indian Wells: Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal Quarterfinal Is New Chapter in Rivalry

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will renew their rivalry in the BNP Paribas Open quarterfinals at Indian Wells. Don’t think this match doesn ’t matter...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 5,732 reads 69 comments

  24. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Top 25 Men's Tennis Legacies as Epitaphs

    Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are the most recent legends to men’s tennis in the Open era. The following feature is a ranking of the top 25 legacies in the Open era...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 5,537 reads 46 comments

  25. Rafael Nadal: Will Talent Return Him to Multi-Surface Slams and No. 1 Ranking?

    Rafael Nadal ’s 7-6, 6-2 win over Ryan Harrison at Indian Wells may have been more than a successful return to hard courts. It’s a window into his ambitions to return to full strength on the ATP tour and recapture his No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about over 1 year ago 7,476 reads 223 comments