Category Archives: Review

There Are Legends, There Are Other Legends, And Then There Is Roger Federer

Roger Federer Australian Open 2018

TweetRoger Federer (2) defeated Marin Cilic (6)  6-2, 6-7 (5),  6-3, 3-6, 6-1.  Roger Federer’s five set win over Marin Cilic in the 2018 Australian Open men’s singles final on the Rod Laver Arena played under the admiring eyes of the legend himself was the Swiss’ record tying 6th AO title, his record 20th slam, […]

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2017 Men’s Tennis- The Year the Comebacks Beat the Breakthroughs in the Battle of the Band Aids

Fedal

TweetIn 2017, men’s tennis saw the early signs of a shift at the top with Dominic Thiem, Sascha Zverev and Grigor Dimitrov all asserting themselves in the top 10, but the younger players were not able to outshine the return to the top of Fedal, a resurgence, which, along with the promise shown by the […]

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How Did Grigor Dimitrov Become the First of the Lost Generation to Find His Way?

Dimitrov

TweetGrigor Dimitrov’s ATP Finals win was the biggest victory yet for a member of men’s tennis’ lost generation, made up of the Bulgarian, Milos Raonic, Kei Nishikori, and David Goffin, all currently aged 26-27, all heralded from 2012-2014 as the ATP’s young guns, and all seeming to have lost their way in their bid to […]

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Rafa Nadal US Open Trophy Win In the Tennis World All Grand Slams Are Equal

Nadal US Open 2017

TweetRafa Nadal was one of the favorites going into this season’s US Open, but his journey to his 16th slam was expected to be a tough fought one versus an old rival and some players threatening to become new ones. Instead the Spaniard was presented with a very different path to navigate, a path less […]

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Roger Federer Wins Record 8th Wimbledon- Do You Believe in G.O.A.T?

Federer Wimbledon

TweetIf seeing is believing, tennis fans around the world will tell you that on Sunday July 16th 2017 in the Gentlemen’s singles final on Wimbledon’s Center Court  they saw the G.O.A.T defeating seventh seed Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4. Fans who were not around to see the victory, those not yet born, will read about it in […]

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Australian L’Alpina Serves Up Retro and Urban Tennis Style This Grass Court Season

Australian L'Alpina

TweetThat most stylish of tennis seasons, the Grass court one, is upon us and for tennis fans inspired by the lawn tennis panache of Federer, Dimitrov, and Murray, Australian L’Alpina UK’s heritage and lifestyle collection is serving up the chance to add even more style to your on-court and off-court tennis life. The Tennis Review gives you the […]

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Roland Garros 2017 Rafa Nadal Achieves La Decima in Suitably Dominant Style

La Decima Nadal

TweetRafa Nadal achieved the greatest ever feat in men’s tennis Grand Slam history when he won his tenth title at Roland Garros and the champion marked that milestone in fitting style with one of the most dominant runs to the trophy ever made at the tournament. La Decima at a slam looked like it might […]

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Welcome Alexander Zverev Men’s Tennis Has Been Waiting For You

Zverev Rome

TweetAlexander Zverev‘s 6-4, 6-3 defeat of Novak Djokovic in the Rome final was the breakthrough from a young player tennis fans had been waiting for, and the ease and confidence with which he managed it signaled to the tennis world there is nothing Next about Sascha Zverev, this big time tennis champion is all about […]

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Madrid Open Review How Did Four Tennis Stories Play Out?

Nadal Thiem

TweetThe Madrid Open gave tennis fans four stories to follow this season featuring Rafa Nadal, Dominic Thiem, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray– here is how those stories played out. Nadal the heavy favorite in the event he is least likely to win If you are going to beat Rafa Nadal on Clay, Madrid is the […]

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Rafa Nadal Wins Monte Carlo La Decima Part One is Done

Nadal Monte Carlo

TweetRafa Nadal’s Monte Carlo Rolex Masters trophy win was a historic moment for the Spaniard and tennis, the fourth seed becoming the first man to win La Decima – ten men’s singles titles at a tournament – a moment big enough, luckily for men’s tennis, to cover up the cracks in an event beset by […]

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