July 2015

Tomic Tops Mannarino For Claro Open Colombia Crown

July 26, 2015

Defending champion and bad boy of Australian tennis Bernard Tomic defeated Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 6-1. 3-6, 6-2 in the final of the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota Sunday afternoon. Kicked off the Australian Davis Cup team for the tie against Kazakhstan after a rant against Tennis Australia at Wimbledon and arrested and jailed 10 days […]

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Ram Outlasts Karlovic to Win Hall of Fame Tennis Championships

July 19, 2015

American Rajeev Ram, ranked No. 161 in the world, toppled towering Croat Ivo Karlovic in the final of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships this afternoon, defeating the big-serving 36-year-old 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (2) on the grass courts at the Newport Casino. For Ram it was his second ATP Tour-level title, the other also […]

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Djokovic Defeats Federer to Win Third Wimbledon Title

July 12, 2015

Defending champion Novak Djokovic won his third Wimbledon title Sunday afternoon in a rematch of last year’s final with Roger Federer, defeating the Swiss Maestro this time in four sets instead of five, 7-6 (1), 6-7 (10), 6-4, 6-3. The title was the top-seeded Djokovic’s ninth major, breaking a tie with five others for sole […]

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Federer Tops Murray to Advance to 10th Wimbledon Final

July 10, 2015

Second seed Roger Federer reached his record 10th Wimbledon final in a sparkling performance clearly belying his age this afternoon, defeating a game Andy Murray 7-5, 7-5, 6-4 and keeping alive a streak of never having lost a semifinal at SE19. The 33-year-old Federer served lights-out, pounded his ground strokes and owned the net. His […]

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Djokovic Escapes Exit from Wimbledon to Defeat Anderson in Five Sets

July 7, 2015

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic lived to fight another day today just as yesterday he lived to fight today. The defending Wimbledon champion survived a fifth-set shootout with Kevin Anderson at SE19 this afternoon, after rallying from a two-set deficit yesterday to tie the fourth-round match as darkness set in and forced suspension of the proceedings until […]

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Federer Tames Groth Serve to Reach Fourth Round at Wimbledon

July 4, 2015

Roger Federer survived an onslaught of lightning bolts from big-serving Sam Groth this afternoon to defeat the 27-year-old Australian 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-2 and advance to the second week and fourth round at Wimbledon. Despite dropping his first set of the tournament, Federer never faced a break point and did a superb job, for […]

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Brown Topples Nadal at Wimbledon

July 2, 2015

German qualifier Dustin Brown, who until today had never stepped foot on Centre Court at the All England Club, pulled off the biggest shocker of the week so far at Wimbledon, ousting No. 10 seed and two-time champion Rafael Nadal 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in a late afternoon second-round clash. The 30-year-old German journeyman, ranked […]

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