December 2, 2015

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Can Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams be as splendid on the grass as they were on the clay?


Right now, French Open champions Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams are as good as it gets in tennis. The next time we see them competing, though, at Wimbledon in two weeks, Nadal will be merely a serious contender, while Williams will be the unquestioned favorite. Both are 43-2 in 2013. He’s won 22 matches in Read More…

French Open: Emotional win carries Novak Djokovic into quarterfinals

PARIS — Less than 48 hours after learning of the death of his childhood coach, Novak Djokovic was on court at the French Open, determined to continue his quest to complete a career Grand Slam in honor of the woman he likened to a “second mother.” Still grieving, Djokovic began shakily Monday. Six of the Read More…