Tennis

Wawrinka Wins Mens Title – Australian Open 2014

A great win for Stan Wawrinka over Rafael Nadal. Rafa was injured and sweating profusely during the match and just couldn’t match Wawrinka’s power. Wawrinka’s first major title at 28 years of age. Wawrinka took on a new coach 10 months ago and it’s paying off. Despite not serving well…

Australian Open Women’s Final – Li Na Wins

A big win for Li Na at the Aussie Open, beating Dominique Cybilkova 7-6, 6-0.  Both women aren’t very tall yet battled the field to get to the final. They had some great shots, although Na was too much for Cybilcova who really couldn’t do much on her first serves.…

Nadal vs Federer Australian Open 2014

Don’t ever say Federer’s washed up. He made it to the semi’s and Nadal played really well. If anything, he’s hit a plateau where he needs to find his next inspiration. It’s the psychological wall everyone hits in their life. There’s no reason why he can’t stay around for a…

Australian Open Women’s Tennis

This was an excellent match today at the Australian Open in Melbourne. Li Na is making a big play for the Women’s singles title this year and she met up with a 19 year old Canadian girl.  I like Li Na so I couldn’t cheer for our girl. Eugenie Bouchard is…

Nadal vs Djokovic

One of the Best US Open Finals Yet Even if you don’t like tennis, you’d understand and appreciate the effort these two great tennis players make to win their matches. They’re good guys and really phenomenal athletes. They take physical conditioning to a ridiculous new level. Early in the second…

US Open Mens Semi Final Djokovic vs Wawrinka

These two battled it out over 5 sets with Novak Djokovic beating Stan Wawrinka.  It’s too bad because Wawrinka was outstanding. It’s hard to believe he lost, but at this level it is often confidence that determines the outcome, not skill or stamina. Wawrinka is playing well this year and…