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 […]


Hewitt KO’s del Potro

Wimbledon 2009 26 Jun 2009

Lleyton Hewitt had not won a match against a top ten opponent in more than two years, make that his last 40 attempts! On Day Four, all that changed and changed in a big, impressive way. With a 2 hour 30 minute Centre Court 6-3, 7-5, 7-5 thumping of the fifth seed, Juan Martin del […]