Monday Aug 18
Rafael Nadal out of US Open - Injury timeline of the 14-time Grand Slam champion
MADRID, August 18, 2014: Rafael Nadal , who said Monday he would skip the 2014 US Open because of a right wrist problem, has been plagued by injuries throughout his career.n AFP Sports looks at the problems suffered by the Spanish former world number one, winner of 14 Grand Slam titles, including a record nine French Opens: 2008: Tendinitis in his ... (more)
Wall Street Journal
How Sidelined Soderling Keeps Himself On the Ball
There's the apparel of Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova, perfume of retired Grand Slam winner Gabriela Sabatini and, of course, "Sugarpova," the sweet concoction devised by sponsorship icon Maria Sharapova .
Post-Borg era, Swedish tennis influence is off the court
WIMBLEDON, England -- No player left a bigger impression on Wimbledon in the emerging Open era than Sweden's Bjorn Borg, who won five consecutive titles in the late 1970s and was to tennis what the Beatles Post-Borg era, Swedish tennis influence is off the court WIMBLEDON, England -- No player left a bigger impression on Wimbledon in the emerging ... (more)