Last week at the Sydney International, Johanna Konta won the Woman’s singles, Dan Evans was runner-up in the Men’s singles and Jamie Murray was runner up in the Men’s doubles. Also, next week Andy Murray goes into the Australian Open as World No.1! Since the Davis Cup win in 2015, Great British Tennis has come… Read More British Tennis 2016 review/2017 Preview
After 11 years, 3 grand slam titles, 2 Olympic Gold medals and 1 son Andy Murray has become World Number 1 for the first time in his career. After Marin Cilic pulled out of the Paris Masters Semi-Final on Saturday, Murray gained enough points to overtake Djokovic and end the Serbians 223 week run at… Read More Magnificent Murray tops the world at last!
With the World’s most famous tennis tournament just around the corner, here is how the big stars will fare and which unknown figures will surprise the nation. The Big Guns The Men’s draw is pretty open, apart from one man. Novak Djokovic completed the Career Grand Slam a few weeks ago in France and seems streets… Read More Wimbledon Preview
The World’s best tennis players need the World’s best tennis rackets to play at their peak level. One tiny difference in string tension can decide who wins a crucial 1st round match or who wins the final of the Australian Open. I went to meet Mark Goodman (Co-Owner of tennis shop TopSpin Tennis) to find… Read More Behind the Scenes: Racket Stringing with Mark Goodman
After smashing Roger Federer in the semi final, Novak Djokovic came into the final as clear favourite over 2nd in the world Andy Murray. However, few would’ve expected an utterly dominant performance from the world number 1 considering Murray’s performances coming into the final. In the end, Djokovic’s power and skill in baseline rallies, Murray’s… Read More Dominant Djokovic blows Brit away
The last time GB won the Davis Cup was in 1936, but now the last time Britain won it was today. A superb performance by Murray in the 4th rubber gave GB a 3-1 win in the final of the Davis Cup. On Friday Murray beat Bemelmans easily in 3 sets before Kyle Edmund valiantly… Read More Murray ends GB’s 79 year wait