A Brit wins Wimbledon. Which drought will end next?

Monday, July 8th, 2013

The last time a British man won at Wimbledon before Sunday afternoon, Neville Chamberlain hadn't even appeased anyone yet. Andy Murray played excellent tennis between bouts of whining over the last two weeks to finally bring that streak to an end in a championship win over Novak Djokovic, becoming the ...

Murray’s Loss at Wimbledon Continues Tennis’ Greatest Drought

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Andy Murray was poised to become Great Britain's first men's Wimbledon champion since 1936 on Sunday after taking the first set from Roger Federer, but R-Fed bounced back (it's a tennis joke, get it?) to show why he's the best of his and maybe any era in a 4-6, 7-5, ...

2012 French Open Preview

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

All systems are go at Roland Garros for the 2012 French Open. This year's field of players is stacked on the men's side, as always. Ah, the gift that is the Federer-Nadal era, also now known as the Federer-Nadal-Djokovic era. For fans of men's tennis, what a treat these last 7 ...

U.S. Open Final Preview: Great Britain Against the Historically Neutral

Monday, September 8th, 2008

We watched a bit of Andy Murray's upset victory over Rafael Nadal on Sunday in the U.S. Open semifinals in New York. It was an impressive display of tennis to be sure, and is there anybody on God's green earth better at calling an epic tennis match than Dick Enberg? ...