#USOpen2015 witnesses biggest upset in sportsSerena Slammed By Unseeded Roberta Vinci The sports world is in shock right now.  Arguably the biggest upset in sports history has just occurred in late afternoon on a tennis court in New York.  Serena Williams, chasing history and a calendar grand slam, has been upset in the semi-finals by unseeded 32 year old Italian...
Former American tennis star James Blake was waiting for a car to pick him up and take him to the US Open on Wednesday where he was scheduled to make a corporate-sponsorship appearance, when he was reportedly tackled to the ground and handcuffed by five plainclothes New York City police officers outside his midtown (Manhattan) hotel, according to The Daily News.Blake, 35, told...
I’m just going to say it: Tuesday night’s US Open quarterfinal between world No. 1 Serena Williams and her older sister, Venus, has the potential to be one ugly tennis match. However, historical and intriguing. How, you might wonder, could an encounter between arguably two of the greatest players in the sport’s history, be anything short of spectacular? Well,...
In an unfortunate turn of events, Canadian women’s professional tennis star Eugenie Bouchard was forced to withdraw from the US Open Sunday before her scheduled fourth round match against Italy’s Roberta Vinci due to a concussion, per a statement released by tournament director David Brewer.The 25th-seeded 21-year-old, who reached a career-high No. 5 world ranking last October but has...
Tennis Takes a Bite Out of the Big AppleWelcome to the 2015 US OpenThe final major of the tennis season is upon us. Can you believe 9 months have flown by already since we started the grand slam season in Australia? The months are sailing by faster than a Federer forehand shot. We have seen some...
Tuesday, June 30WIMBLEDON IS HERE!You guys may or may not know what Wimbledon is. If you're not a hardcore tennis fan, do not feel too bad about yourself. I barely started getting involved with it just last year!WHAT IS WIMBLEDON?Wimbledon (or the Championships, Wimbledon as some people call it) is the oldest tennis tournament in the books! It has been...
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