Tag Archives: tennis

Prizes in Paris

At the commencement of the French Open, hundreds of players of varying abilities entered Roland Garros in an attempt to ultimately    ... more

A fair pay for fair play

The recent debate for equal pay for female tennis players, has been discussed in the media and by many professional players.    ... more

Predicting the success

Research in sports science may have identified the factors necessary for sporting success, particularly in tennis. Understanding the anticipation ability of    ... more

Tennis champion relishes opportunity on home soil

Andy Murray, world number six, has already encountered Japan’s number one seed Kei Nishikori and Canadian maestro Milos Raonic in his    ... more

Finalists showcase sporting professionalism

An action-packed weekend of Wimbledon highlighted the prowess of the tournament's finalists, with the men's final between Novak Djokovic and Roger    ... more

Mental awareness delivers results

Two-time major title winner, Rory McIlroy, believes he can “kick-on” and win further majors, following his first professional triumph on European    ... more

Comeback served with strength

Martina Hingis is a former Wimbledon and US Open winner and three-time Australian Open champion, as well as a French Open    ... more

Former tennis star can echo another’s perseverance

Elena Baltacha, former British Number one last week was diagnosed with liver cancer. Yet with strong inner strength, she has become    ... more

British sports stars honor nation’s spirit and talent

Remarkably it is already that time of year where we all take a moment to appreciate twelve months of British sporting    ... more

The French revolution

It has been a long time since the home crowd at Roland Garros witnessed a home-grown player win the national grand    ... more