Andy Roddick defeats Andy Murray in a thrilling match

Wimbledon 2009 04 Jul 2009

Andy Roddick defeats Andy Murray in a thrilling match in the Wimbledon 2009 Tennis Championship.

Roddick – Hewitt – Oh my!

Wimbledon 2009 02 Jul 2009

The best match of the Gentlemen’s quarterfinal was not between the two best players in the draw. The best match of the day was between a 26 year old American and a 28-year-old Australian. The best quarterfinal match of the day was between two accomplished players considered past prime and written off more than once […]

Andy Murray & Brits Outlast Wawrinka

Wimbledon 2009 30 Jun 2009

I suppose it is not embarrassing. After all, it is the greatest venue for the greatest tennis tournament on the planet. And, is was only fitting that one of their own win the first match ever played under the roof at the world’s oldest tournament. So, the Brits got their wish. Their man and clear […]

Wimbledon 2009 – The Final 16 – Gentlemen

Wimbledon 2009 28 Jun 2009

Rafa withdrew. Juan Martin came out soft. Davydenko is gone. Fernando Gonzalez was outlasted. Blake never showed. Robredo succumbed. Marat Safin went down in the first round. Israel’s unseeded Dudi Sela is still playing. Ivo Karlovioc had too much for Jo-Willy. Soderling is for real. Tommy Haas came through. Lleyton Hewiit put a continent on […]

Federer looks to continue quest to regain Wimbledon crown.

Wimbledon 2009 25 Jun 2009

Roger Federer will look to further his quest to regain his Wimbledon crown by beating Guillermo Garcia-Lopez later today in the second round. Federer was hardly troubled during his first round match and will probably be looking to go up another gear in today’s encounter. He would do well to put in a swift anf […]

Murray battles through first round match.

Wimbledon 2009 25 Jun 2009

Andy Murray battled through his first round match at Wimbledon, beating American, Robert Kendrick, 7-5, 6-7, 6-3, 6-4. It was clearly not the best performance that Murray has ever displayed but he did what he had to do in order to progress to the next round. It was quite clear that Kendrick was playing above […]

Wimbledon gets ready to open the gates.

Wimbledon 2009 22 Jun 2009

It’s the time of year again when we can all sit back and enjoy some high level sport and competition over the next two weeks, forgetting about the current world as we are dazzled by brilliant shots and outstanding individual performances. Wimbledon will open the gates later today for a grand slam tennis tournament that […]

Can Murray Do It?

Wimbledon 2009 22 Jun 2009

It has been a long time, a generation, an interminable 73 years in fact since Fred Perry defended the home country’s honor at the premier tennis tournament in the game. 73 years ago! 73 years of anticipation, countless false alarms, intense media scrutiny and dashed hopes since the revered Perry got the job done on […]

Nadal Rocks Draw – Withdraws!

Wimbledon 2009 22 Jun 2009

The flamboyant defending champion and tournament top seed has rocked the tennis world once again. This time it is with his absence. The world’s number one has withdrawn from the grandfather and most prestigious of all the Grand Slams. Rafael Nadal announced his withdrawal after the original draw had been formed and sent tournament organizers […]

Wimbledon 2009 – The Seeds and The Odds

Wimbledon 2009 19 Jun 2009

Gentlemen’s Singles 1. Rafael Nadal – 7/2 Will he or won’t he? That is the question. The 7/2 odds were posted before the Spaniard lost an exhibition match to Lleyton Hewitt on Thursday. Rafa’s knees have kept tournament organizers on edge and the defending champion is reserving his final decision until the last minute. Despite […]