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01 December 2017

From tears to triumph: Wimbledon memories of Jana Novotna

The tennis world was recently saddened by the news that former Wimbledon ladies' singles champion Jana Novotna had died of cancer at the age of just 49.

For those who have enjoyed the Wimbledon...

 From tears to triumph: Wimbledon memories of Jana Novotna

Is Grigor Dimitrov finally coming of age?

 Is Grigor Dimitrov finally coming of age?

Until recently, anyone setting a pub quiz with some tennis questions might have got a lot of heads scratching by asking who the last player was other than Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer to win the ATP World Tour finals. 

The...

Wozniacki lays down marker at WTA finals

 Wozniacki lays down marker at WTA finals

The WTA Tour Finals may not be attended by many of the fans who get to enjoy The Wimbledon Experience - something to do with them being held in Singapore rather than a different part of south London...

Can Murray and Djokovic come back like Federer and Nadal?

 Can Murray and Djokovic come back like Federer and Nadal?

For years, the tennis world has marvelled at the continual excellence of the "big four", a quartet of truly outstanding players who have dominated men's tennis for the best part of a decade. But the situation has become a lot more complicated...

The ATP tour finals: novelty or a big two shoot-out?

 The ATP tour finals: novelty or a big two shoot-out?

With just a handful of tournaments to go before the ATP World Tour Finals at London's O2 Arena, the places are filling up fast. However, the showpiece will have a very different flavour in 2018 to last year's event.

Wind back the clock...

WTA race to Singapore concludes

 WTA race to Singapore concludes

With the end of the tennis season fast approaching, both male and female players are focused on qualifying for their end of year tour finals. 

For the men, that means another trip to London for the ATP tour finals. For the women, the equivalent...

Borg vs McEnroe: Worthy of a movie

 Borg vs McEnroe: Worthy of a movie

Tennis is not usually a sport that hits the big screens, although Wimbledon itself was the title of a film back in 2004. However, that has all changed this year, with two big films.

The Battle...

The rise of Alexander Zverev

 The rise of Alexander Zverev

With veterans Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal cleaning up at the Grand Slams this year, tennis fans will be wondering just when one of the younger players will be coming to the fore and starting to take over the mantle from the players of the current...

A new era of American ladies' dominance?

 A new era of American ladies

Tennis has had many years of American success, with the Land of the Free producing a very long list of great players down the decades. Many of those who have enjoyed the Wimbledon Experience will...

US Open hints at Nadal dominance

 US Open hints at Nadal dominance

He was already back at world number one before the US Open, but Rafael Nadal's triumph at Flushing Meadows has led many to ask whether the Spaniard is now ready to enjoy another lengthy spell as the dominant player in world tennis.

Winning...

How Wimbledon differs from the US Open

 How Wimbledon differs from the US Open

With Wimbledon 2017 now in the annals of tennis history, the sport is gearing up for the next Grand Slam and the last of the year - the US Open. 

For those who wonder why the Wimbledon Experience...

Federer v Nadal - the race for number one

 Federer v Nadal - the race for number one

The title of world number one is among the most sought-after in men's tennis - and attaining it has never been harder than in the last few years.

With the big four dominating the sport, the leadership has been traded between some very familiar...

How Marin Cilic could win Wimbledon next year

 How Marin Cilic could win Wimbledon next year

The Wimbledon Experience is a wonderful festival of tennis and a highlight of the British sporting calendar, but for the players it can be a cruel sport.

True, playing on the famous grass...

The emerging stars of Wimbledon 2017

 The emerging stars of Wimbledon 2017

Those enjoying the Wimbledon Experience this year will have spent plenty of time marvelling at the apparently ageless brilliance of players who are still reaching...

Garbine's glory as a new champion is crowned

 Garbine

For many people enjoying the Wimbledon experience this year, one of the most exciting narratives has been the wide open nature of the ladies' championship while Serena...

Roger the record breaker

 Roger the record breaker

June 2001: Pete Sampras, the reigning Wimbledon men's champion, was a man on a mission. He was in the autumn of his career, but, having equalled William Renshaw's 111-year-old record of seven men's singles titles the previous year, he was...