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Sign the GRUNTING in Tennis Petition #2

Is GRUNTING good for the success and integrity of the game or is it turning more people and sponsors away? When all is said and done, the greater good of the game needs to come before individual players and what they choose to do. Everything should be done to maximise the number […]

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Sign the GRUNTING in Tennis Petition #1

We need to get GRUNTING in tennis under control NOW. The purpose of this POST is to provide an opportunity for YOU to make a difference in the tennis world. YOU and I are the consumers of all things tennis. Your voice needs to be and deserves to be heard. Grunting hindrance is a problem on the […]

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So WHY didn’t Andy Roddick Win? #1

July 14, 2009 Singapore Tennis Lessons 0

Andy Roddick’s level of performance in the Wimbledon final was better than Roger Federer’s yet he did not win. WHY? The way Roddick played the game (as opposed to how well he performed), was the reason he lost the match. Roddick did not give himself the best chance to win. For this, Roddick’s coach […]

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How to make the WTA rankings work

July 10, 2009 The Editor 7

photo credit:sufw The WTA rankings clearly DO NOT work! What value should the winner have as compared to the defeated player? If winning makes all the difference in the world in a Grand Slam final then it should be reflected in the points’ allocation for each player’s rankings. The highest number […]

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The World No.1 Women’s Ranking Goes To?

July 8, 2009 The Editor 2

photo credit:Johnsyweb Dinara Safina. Even though the Russian has not yet won her 1st Grand Slam singles title! Serena Willams is the world No.2 and currently holds 3 of the 4 Grand Slam singles titles. For Serena not to be No.1 is an insult to the place that the Grand Slam events deserve […]

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15th Grand Slam Singles Title for Roger Federer

July 7, 2009 The Editor 0

The greatest player of all time? Roger Federer won his 15th Grand Slam singles title at Wimbledon 2009 to claim his 6th Slam at The Championships held at The All England Lawn Tennis Club. By doing this, he surpassed American Pete Sampras who won his 14th Slam in glorious style by defeating his […]