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Top 5 Tennis Tantrums and What You Can Learn From Them

Neil Endicott | Posted 06.02.2016 | Sports
Neil Endicott

By studying tennis player tantrums we can learn a great deal that can help us improve our psychological approach to tennis, or indeed any sport. Here are five classic tantrums, each one with a distinct lesson to teach us.

French Open 2016: Roger Federer Net Worth vs. Maria Sharapova Net Worth and More

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.10.2016 | Sports
GOBankingRates

With lucrative prizes, tennis' top stars are among the richest athletes on Earth. Here is a look at the net worths of the seven richest tennis players in the world.

World’s No. 1 Tennis Player Talks About Being Offered $200,000 To Throw A Match

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 01.18.2016 | Sports

In the wake of Buzzfeed News/BBC’s investigative report detailing evidence of widespread match fixing in the upper ranks of professional tennis, the...

The Greatest Season in the Professional Era?

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 11.24.2015 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

Having watched Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in two sets in the final of the ATP World Tour finals (6-3, 6-4) a few days ago, I thought that I would pose the question which will right now be on the tennis worlds lips: Is Djokovic's 2015 the greatest season in the professional era?

Pro Athletes: Where Is the Advantage?

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 10.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

It used to be that guiding a pro athlete toward better performance was easy. They would be missing some obvious component of a world class program: a...

Serena Williams as Religious Experience

Jake Nevins | Posted 09.21.2015 | Women
Jake Nevins

Serena, like many successful women, is burdened with the responsibility of being both preternatural and marketable, miraculous in talent but accessible to the masses. She is asked to defy the laws of physics, put on displays of athletic ingenuity, but also comport herself like she is at the local country club.

Men's Tennis Future Predictions

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 09.17.2015 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

Now that the U.S. Open has drawn to a close, with Novak Djokovic taking out the valiant Roger Federer in the final, over four hard fought sets, 6-4,5-7,6-4,6-4; i think that its about time to look at the men's tennis landscape going forward.

Sport and Society for Arete -- U.S. Open

Richard Crepeau | Posted 09.15.2015 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Nearly every year the U.S. Open Tennis Championships seem to offer some remarkable match, a stunning upset, or tennis at an extremely high level. This year it showcased all three. Another peculiarity is that some of the wildest and best tennis arrives between midnight and 1:30 a.m.

U.S. Open Final: Djokovic Beats Federer In First Set

Reuters | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 09.13.2015 | Sports

NEW YORK, Sept 13 (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic overcame a bloody tumble to win the opening set of the best-of-five U.S. Open men's fina...

Top Seven Highest-Paid Male Tennis Stars

MoneyTips | Posted 08.31.2015 | Sports
MoneyTips

When most people think of the highest-paid male athletes, tennis players are often overlooked. However, the combined endorsements and prize money are well into the millions of dollars per year for the highest-profile male tennis players.

Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer In Four Sets To Win Wimbledon

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 07.12.2015 | Sports

It is his third Wimbledon title.

Roger Federer Hits A Tweener While Running Sideways At Wimbledon

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 07.02.2015 | Sports

Not sure why he did it, but we're glad that he did.

Is Roger Federer the Most Interesting Man in the World?

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 06.26.2016 | Sports
Sajeel Qureshi

I've been watching tennis for a long time and I've never seen the tennis crowd unanimously submit unyielding adulation to a player in quite the way we do for Roger Federer. I actually feel like he can divide by 0 sometimes when he hits shots that don't seem to exist.

The Amazing Stan Wawrinka

Richard Finger | Posted 06.15.2016 | Sports
Richard Finger

What is distinctive about Wawrinka that has allowed him to become such a late bloomer? In tennis, a minute fraction of players win their first major championship at age 28. Most journeymen have long established their place in the tennis ranking hierarchy.

The Top 10 Greatest Male Tennis Players

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 06.02.2016 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

I feel that it is useful to say that (I think) it is clear who the top five male players of all time are, but for numbers five through to ten, it is a bit more difficult to state.

The Day the French Open Loses Rafael Nadal

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 06.02.2016 | Sports
Sajeel Qureshi

Nadal is in a spot where people use the words 'won't' and 'still when describing his form. 'He won't win another French' or 'he's still a threat' is what they say now and what they'll continue to say until he retires.

Roger Federer Rips French Open Security After Fan Rushes Court For Selfie

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 05.26.2015 | Sports

How is this allowed to happen?

The Greatest Moment in Tennis History

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 05.19.2016 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

Federer's French Open win in 2009, Andy Murray's Wimbledon win in 2013, Rod Laver's Grand Slam in 1969, or do we go back to the Suzanne Lenglen vs. Helen Wills match in 1926? There are so many great moments in tennis history.

197,000 Fans View 'Bad Boy' Nick Kyrgios's #VolleyingChallenge - He Nominates Andy Murray & Serena Williams to "Go to the Wall Against Cancer"

Paul Sanderson | Posted 05.08.2016 | Impact
Paul Sanderson

New 20-year-old Aussie tennis sensation Nick Kyrgios has come perilously close to being defaulted for language and/or racquet and ball abuse at the US Open, the Australian Open, where John McEnroe was famously defaulted in 1990, and the Estoril Open in Portugal.

A Bucket-List Day at Wimbledon

Kathleen Beckett | Posted 06.28.2015 | Travel
Kathleen Beckett

Last spring when I realized that a business trip to London would coincide with Wimbledon, I decided to cross one more experience off my bucket list an...

The Assault on Nadal at the French

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 06.23.2015 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

It is becoming more and more accepted in the world of tennis that Rafael Nadal has the smallest chance in years to take home the title at the French Open.

Tennis Players Hit Consecutive Between-The-Leg Shots In Epic Rally

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 03.12.2015 | Sports

Pretty, pretty good.

Anne-Sophie Mutter - A Profile of the Artist

Sean Martinfield | Posted 04.26.2015 | Arts
Sean Martinfield

"First of all, at every concert, I always think -- this could be my last. Therefore, I will give it everything I have."

Why Rafael Nadal is (Still) my Hero and is the True GOAT

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 04.03.2015 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

In this article I will start with stating why Rafael Nadal is my hero, why he should be all of ours, and why he is the greatest example in tennis today of prevailing against human suffering.

Ozymandias

Joe Singh | Posted 04.03.2015 | Sports
Joe Singh

An empire, more often than not, doesn't erupt so much as erode. The "Big Four", composed of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray, is no longer the force of nature it once was. But it happened quietly, subtly, the way water wears away at rock.