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 […]


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 The world’s number one has withdrawn from the grandfather and most prestigious of all the Grand Slams.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 […]