What are you supposed to do if you have to play an Olympic final in a couple of hours? Well one of the things that you are definitely not supposed do is to have a heavy meal. But, if you are Andre Agassi, you can have that and you can still go on to grab the gold.
The weather had been poor all through the last week of the 1996 Olympic competition and the day the final had to be held, it got from bad to worse. There were dark clouds all over and anyone could tell that the match would be delayed by at least 5 to 6 hours if not many and Agassi thought the same too and that’s why, he filled his stomach with a delicious chicken item. Continue reading
Juan Martin Del Potro and Roger Federer are all geared up as the Wimbledon run-up starts in Stuttgart on Monday for the Open Grass event. The former week of clay was switched last year wherein the edition was achieved by Rafael Nadal.
However, Nadal is not in action due to a wrist injury, but he will be replaced by Federer. The Swiss player who is 34 years old skipped the French Open to recover himself fully from the back pain and now he has been well trained from Switzerland. He has arrived fit and all set to show his performances like before. Continue reading
Roger Federer is all set to come back in action after recovering from his back injury. He is said to take part in the warm up event of Wimbledon at the grass courts in Stuttgart this week.
The Wimbledon champion who has been popular for making a nonstop run in Grand Slam tournaments during all his 65 appearances had withdrawn from the French Open in May due to back pain. But he feels a lot better now as he has recovered from the injury. He comes stronger to show his best performance in the upcoming tournament. Continue reading
The latest win of Novak Djokovic is all over the news. However, Andy Murray is equally in the spotlight, having been part of this epic match. He has reached Grand Slam finals about ten times in total, which is no small feat. His total victories have been two so far in these final matches.
It is often said that, it is not how many wins you gather, but how long you sustained in the run for achievement. Murray has definitely shown sustenance in that matter. He has been persistent and reached the finals several times. That itself shows his dedication and perseverance. The latest game was challenging indeed, where he put up a difficult front of his opponent as well. Continue reading
Andy Roddick has been in the news for something other than tennis this time. With a model wife by his side, Andy is always in the spotlight. They have recently welcomed Hank, their son, about eight months back.
It is safe to assume that he has not been potty trained. Brooklyn Decker, model cum actress is also a reason that Andy has been more often in the limelight. The tennis star has been executing his duties as a father at 33 years of age. There had been an unfortunate incident in which his wife shared through social media and had all the fans sharing a light moment. Continue reading
Andy Murray reckons to win Davis Cup has been the proudest achievement for him in his career so far.
Great Britain recently emerged the winner of Davis Cup after a gap of 79 years, getting the better of Belgium in the title round with Murray playing a huge part in it. Murray says he never got as emotional after any of his victories in his career as he got that day. Continue reading