Quick Recap : Day 14

The big day of the Australian open is here. We started with 128 men and we are down to the last 2. Dominic Thiem and Novak Djokovic are without doubt the two best players of the last 2 weeks. Novak Djokovic is the clear favourite to lift his 8th Australian trophy but none can write … Continue reading Quick Recap : Day 14

Australian Open : Men’s singles Draw review

There is always so much excitement for the start of Australian open. The first grand slam action of the year at Melbourne park really sets the tone for a busy season. A bit more than a fortnight after the first day of the new year, the players are usually fresh from their offseason and are … Continue reading Australian Open : Men’s singles Draw review

Throwback to the best Australian open finals of last decade : Number 2

The 2012 Australian open is memorable for the 2 marathon matches that were played during the tournament. The top four seeds duly made it to the semifinals and  the organizers could not have asked for a better outcome. Roger Federer faced his arch rival Rafael Nadal in a blockbuster semifinal and Novak Djokovic, the defending … Continue reading Throwback to the best Australian open finals of last decade : Number 2

Throwback to the best Australian open finals of last decade : Number 3

Many tennis experts believe that Wimbledon 2008 was the beginning of change of guard in Men's tennis. Roger Federer, who was so dominant on the grass courts of SW 19,  winning 5 consecutive titles from 2003 to 2007, fought valiantly and lost to his nemesis Rafael Nadal. As the Wimbledon center court descended into darkness … Continue reading Throwback to the best Australian open finals of last decade : Number 3