Category: Editor's thoughts

Serbia’s potential successor to Djokovic – Miomir Kecmanovic

Alex Burton- 23/03/2017

Kecmanovic used his qualifying card to offer a brief glimpse of just how good he could be (Zimbio.com) The Miami Open is famous for giving ...

Indian Wells Recap: The Unbearable Lightness of Being… Federer

ubiadmin- 22/03/2017

  Roger Federer (zimbio.com) INDIAN WELLS – Is Roger Federer the most beloved player for real? What would the tennis world be like if Stan ...

Rafa Nadal Continues To Flex His Muscles

Adam Addicott- 20/03/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) By Art Spander INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — The bicep is the clue, the left one, so much bigger than the right, stretching ...

The ITF Doping Policy Continues To Leave Some Feeling Victimized

Adam Addicott- 13/03/2017

Almost four years have passed since Croatian tennis was stunned by Marin Cilic’s suspension from the sport for a doping offence. In 2013 Cilic tested ...

The Past Week Proves 2017 Will Be Tough For The Big Four

Adam Addicott- 05/03/2017

Andy Murray (zimbio.com) One certain thing has arisen following a roller coaster week in Acapulco and Dubai, the renowned ‘big four’ have their work cut ...

There’s Enough Here For A Battalion Of Sports Psychologists….

skip schwarzman- 05/03/2017

photo credit: zimbio.com Sam Querry and Nick Kyrgios’ paths to their semi-final match yesterday at the Abiertto Mexicano Telcel tourney in Acapulco, an ATP 500 ...

Is Grigor Dimitrov’s return to the Top 10 in 2017 a foregone conclusion?

Alex Burton- 01/03/2017

Grigor Dimitrov's early season form has made him a sure candidate to challenge the Top 10 (Zimbio.com) Now that the dust has settled from the ...

Could Top 10 vulnerability open the door for some in 2017?

Alex Burton- 28/02/2017

Marin Cilic's poor start to 2017 has put him in a vulnerable position for the rest of the season. (Zimbio.com) Following Jack Sock's claim of ...

Nine years in the making of a champion: Ryan Harrison

Alex Burton- 25/02/2017

Harrison is now an ATP winner after a title in Memphis, nine years after he first played a ATP-level match (Zimbio.com) At twenty-four Ryan Harrison ...

Does The ATP Need To Do More To Tackle Bad Behaviour?

Adam Addicott- 23/02/2017

Nick Kyrgios’ suspension from tennis last year was evidence that tennis authorities are not afraid of penalizing players for their unprofessional behaviour. Yet, a series ...

Reflections on the Australasian swing: Old-school success and new faces mean tennis as unpredictable as ever

Alex Burton- 12/02/2017

Alex De Minaur was one of the young players to really impress at the start of the 2017 season (Zimbio.com) With the conclusion of the ...

Federer-Nadal Was A Dream Final. Was It The Last One As Well?

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 30/01/2017

Roger Federer celebrates after winning the 2017 Australian Open title (Cameron Spencer/zimbio.com) MELBOURNE – The championship match wasn’t always of the highest standard, but the ...

Roger’s 18 Might Stand The Test Of Time

James Beck- 29/01/2017

Roger Federer pictured with the Australian Open trophy (zimbio.com) Even if Roger Federer happens to retire from tennis at age 35, he isn't likely to ...

Serena Clinches Title No. 23, Now Targets Margaret Court’s All Time record

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 29/01/2017

Serena Williams (zimbio.com) MELBOURNE – The ladies’ final was boring and predictable, but proved that Serena deserves to be regarded as the true number one ...

A Simple Match Of Greatness And History

James Beck- 28/01/2017

Serena Williams celebrates winning the 2017 Australian Open (image via zimbio.com) With different names, this Australian Open women's final would have been just another Grand ...

Grigor Dimitrov Gave Nadal All He Could Handle

James Beck- 27/01/2017

Grigor Dimitrov celebrates winning the fourth set in his semifinal match against Rafael Nadal on day 12 of the 2017 Australian Open (source: Jack Thomas/zimbio.com) ...

Are We Headed Towards A Dream Final With Federer And Nadal?

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 27/01/2017

Rafael Nadal celebrates after beating Milos Raonic at the Australian Open (zimbio.com) MELBOURNE – Federer won a crazy semifinal clash with Stan Wawrinka, who probably ...

So, Is This Good For Tennis or No Good for Tennis?

skip schwarzman- 26/01/2017

Roger Federer (zimbio.com) My friend Phil K wrote me this morning, not long after Federer came through against Wawrinka: “After all these years, with so ...

Australian Open Day Eleven: Welcome To The All-Williams Show

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 26/01/2017

MELBOURNE – The two legendary sisters will clash in a Grand Slam final for the first time in eight years. A surprising outcome in one ...

Australian Open Day Nine: The older generation still rules

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 24/01/2017

Venus Williams celebrates winning her quarterfinal match against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on day nine of the 2017 Australian Open (Source: Michael Dodge/zimbio.com) MELBOURNE – Venus Williams ...