June 2012

Unknown Czech Rosol Shocks Nadal at Wimbledon

June 29, 2012

World No. 100 Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic pulled off one of the biggest upsets in the 135-year history of Wimbledon last night, stunning two-time champion Rafael Nadal 6-7 (9), 6-4, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 in a second-round match. Rosol played fearless tennis, going for broke on almost every shot and holding nothing back. Nadal […]

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Triumphant Trio Loom Large at Wimbledon

June 24, 2012

With 28 of the last 29 Grand Slam titles divided between them, it would be foolhardy to pick anyone other than Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer to win the 2012 edition of Wimbledon. The Championships begin tomorrow at the All England Club. Andy Murray, the fourth member of the Top Four, has fallen […]

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Nadal Defeats Djokovic for Record Seventh French Open Title

June 11, 2012

Rafael Nadal won a record-setting seventh French Open Monday afternoon, besting Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5 in a final spanning two days and halted three times by rain. World No. 2 Nadal improved to 52-1 at Roland Garros, while capturing his 11th Grand Slam title and breaking a tie with Bjorn Borg for most […]

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