Category Archives for Tennis

Wimbledon 2018

Wimbledon preview: the Aussies in action

There will be 14 Aussies competing in the main draw of Wimbledon this year, with all eyes on star Nick Kyrgios and prodigal son Bernard Tomic. The two are on a crash course to meet in round three – if Tomic is good enough to get that far – after Bernard earned a lucky loser entry […]

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Nick Kygrios at the Australian Open

Why tennis needs Nick Kyrgios (and why Australia needs to forgive him)

World tennis needs Nick Kyrgios – warts and all. Because there is going to come a time, in the very near future, that we discover legends aren’t immortal. Roger Federer certainly seems like he could play forever, with comedy legend Will Ferrell jokingly asking him in a post-match interview at the Australian Open if was ‘a witch […]

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Daria Gavrilova at the Australian Open

How our local talent will line up at the Australian Open

The Lleyton Hewitt era of the Australian Open is over – in the singles at least.And unless Bernard Tomic can make his way through qualifying, his Open dream is dead for 2018 as well.But despite the absence of two of Australia’s biggest weapons, there is plenty of promise on the horizon.The draw has been revealed […]

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Australian Tennis players Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios

The end of the Australian tennis brat pack?

For years, Australian tennis fans have reluctantly waved their flags to support two local products that are polarising – at best.Following Bernard Tomic and Nick Kygios has been a frustrating experience, to say the least.Tomic has plummetted to 140 in the world, was denied a wildcard to the Australian Open and rumours won’t die that […]

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Tennis player Roger Federer

How to become a tennis betting champion

Betting on tennis can be a love match or a grand slam. But, if not done correctly, it can be like a bit fat deuce as well.To avoid temper tantrums to rival that of Nick Kyrgios, here is a simple guide to the do’s and don’ts of tennis betting.So you can look more like Roger […]

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Roger Federer and Eugenie Bouchard at the Hopman Cup

Hopman Cup preview: will Roger Federer dominate?

Australia’s summer of tennis will be officially served up today with the Hopman Cup kicking off the action. Some of the sport’s biggest names will line up in Perth, with the Swiss maestro Roger Federer to be joined by the likes of Eugenie Bouchard, Angelique Kerber, Jack Sock and Coco Vanderweghe. Flying the flag for Australia in […]

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