The possibility of a fifth all-Williams Wimbledon final on went out the window Tuesday when Tsvetana Pironkova defeated Venus Williams in straight sets in the quarterfinals. We discuss the state of the women’s game and look ahead to the men’s quarters.
Monthly Archives: June 2010
The new longest match in tennis history should hold that title for a long time. We take a look at John Isner and Nicolas Mahut’s 11-hour, three-day marathon and discuss whether Wimbledon should implement fifth-set tiebreakers.
Rafa’s return to the All England Club means a Federer-Nadal final, right? And can anyone prevent another all-Williams showdown? We break down the men’s and women’s Wimbledon draws.
Sam Querrey’s triumph at Queen’s Club gave American tennis fans another reason to hope, while Roger Federer’s loss in Halle gave his fans another reason to worry. We discuss what’s next on grass.
Andy Roddick, a king of Queen’s Club, bowed out early in this year’s Wimbledon tune-up. We discuss his game, Andy Murray’s chances at SW19, and more.
Schiavone stunned Stosur, while Rafa rocked Robin. We review this year’s French Open finals and look ahead to what’s next.
Robin and Rafa meet again in Paris, this time at the end. On the women’s side, a new champion will be crowned. Listen and see who our editors think will go all the way at the French.
The final foursomes at the French don’t include Federer, Serena or Venus – not that the remaining players seem to mind. We preview the men’s and women’s semifinal matches at Roland Garros.