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Jun/22

27

Where Is The Djokovic Beast Mode?

By Scoop Malinowski Three-time defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic had a slow start today but eventually prevailed in four sets vs Songwoo Kwon 63 36 63 64 in his 2022 Wimbledon debut. But once again it was the subdued, passive, more neutral defensive version of Novak Djokovic, not the fire breathing, roaring, screaming dragon, which […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

27

Is Maja Chwalinska The Next Raducanu?

By Scoop Malinowski You probably never heard of Maja Chwalinska. She is 20 years old, from Poland and currently ranked 170, She has progressed slower than Iga Swiatek but there are signs that the talented lefthander is breaking out of anonymity. Last year Emma Raducanu turned the tennis world upside down by winning the US […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

26

Nadal Says He’s Pain Free For Wimbledon

By Scoop Malinowski For the first time in a year and a half, Rafael Nadal says, or claims, he’s pain free in his foot. “I can walk normal most of the days, almost every single day. That’s for me the main issue,” said the 36-year-old, 22-time Grand Slam champion at Wimbledon on Saturday. “When I […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

24

Iga and Serena Cold Shoulder Each Other At Wimbledon

By Scoop Malinowski The paths of two great tennis champions crossed today on Centre Court at Wimbledon and how they failed to politely acknowledge each other’s presences was a very noteworthy and interesting spectacle, according to German tennis journalist Jannik Schneider. “After she already practiced outside, Serena Williams is now on centre court. Serena entered […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

23

Wimbledon Qualies Joy And Agony

The agony… Danielle Lao, 31 and ranked outside top 200, lost in third round of qualies today 61 63 to Natalie Shunk. The veteran known as the Little Giant played Wimbledon main draw last year but still has never won a Grand Slam main draw match. Stefan Kozlov lost 6-3 in the fifth set today […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

23

Grass Court Disasters

By Scoop Malinowski Some prominent and distinguished professional players never could get the handle of playing on grass and struggled mightily to make any impact at Wimbledon… Carlos Moya played Wimbledon eight times and lost first round three times and second round four times. The former French Open winner and AO runner up did reach […] Continue to read full article...

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For at least the last decade, tennis has largely been dominated by the same five players. In men’s tennis, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are collectively known as “The Big Three.” Between the three of them, they have won most of the major championships of the last 20 years. In women’s tennis, Venus […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

22

Sandgren Calls For Court Speed Variety

By Scoop Malinowski There is no doubt or argument against the belief that pro tennis today is too monotonous with the vast majority of players all using baseline grinding styles where almost every point is essentially a repitition over and over of the same kind of rallies, generally cross court. Doubles actually showcases more variety […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/22

22

Mouratoglou and Woodbridge In Fierce Feud

By Scoop Malinowski In case you haven’t heard, tennis has bucked a hisoric tradition: The ATP has legalized coaching for players and this new innovation has sparked a feud between two very prominent figures of the tennis world… Patrick Mouratolgou: “Congratulations to the ATP for legalizing a practice that has been going on at almost […] Continue to read full article...

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Rafael Nadal has already won the Australian Open and the French Open. Could the Spaniard complete the set and claim a Grand Slam in 2022? Read on to find out … Is this the Year for Rafa Nadal? Rafael Nadal has now won the Australian Open and the French Open men’s singles titles this year. […] Continue to read full article...

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