Wimbledon: Djokovic, Serena Through; Farewell For Hewitt

A quartet of Wimbledon champions progressed safely into the second round of the year’s third Grand Slam as the oldest tennis tournament got under way on Monday. Defending champion Novak Djokovic made short work of a potentially tricky opponent while on the ladies side, Serena Williams, Venus Williams and Maria Sharapova notched up comfortable wins.

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French Open Action Underway: World Tennis Weekly #10

The first week at the 2015 French Open has already sped by, and while there have been a few upsets in the tournament, the matches have only got more interesting as the tournament moves to the business end. Here is a recap of the tennis action in this past week. Top-seeds tumble in the Women’s

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French Open: Nadal, Djokovic Through; Bhupathi Ousted

Sixth seed Rafael Nadal began his quest for a record-extending tenth French Open crown with a routine 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win over French wildcard Quentin Halys in Paris on Wednesday. The win helped the Spaniard improve to 67-1 at Roland Garros. Top seed Novak Djokovic too began his campaign at the year’s second Slam with

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Australian Open Preview – Men’s Draw: Can Djokovic Win Again?

With World No. 1 Novak Djokovic’s dominance at the Australian Open in the recent few years, he is always a safe bet in any prediction for the year’s first Slam. But a Grand Slam does not always follow a pre-determined path as 2014 has shown. Are there more Stan Wawrinkas lurking somewhere or will Roger

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