Andrea’s Top Five…of the 2011 Australian Open

Best Matches 5. Marin Cilic def. John Isner 4-6 6-2 6-7 7-6 9-7: You can basically make any joke you want when John Isner is involved in long matches nowadays. I think we should seriously consider limiting him to five tiebreak sets, but I’ll leave that up to the powers that be. While this match […]

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If You Buy This, I Will Punch You in the Face

Now that Venus Williams is through to the 3rd round, albeit a little bit hobbly, I don’t feel at all bad about discussing the dress. For the entirety of the first set, my twitter feed erupted with various comments regarding Venus’ new outfit. If you haven’t seen it yet, here are a few pictures to […]

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Who Approved These?

So the Australian Open is finally underway and I’ve done a miserable job of recapping early round action for you all. If you really want to check out my predictions, go ahead and read Dissecting the Draw: ATP at TennisGrandstand. I had planned a WTA follow up, but the AO snuck up on me, probably […]

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Too Adorable

I’m a sucker for a cute dog. Turns out tennis players love their dogs just as much as everyone else and lots of players even tweet photos of their pups. Andy Murray has taken things to a whole new level, creating a whole new twitter account just for his dog Maggie. It kills me to […]

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Andrea’s Top Five…of the 2010 US Open

Best Matches 5. Kim Clijsters d. Venus Williams – These two have some serious history at the US Open, but Kim’s got a pretty tight hold over Venus. In 2005, Kim won a three set quarterfinal against Venus before storming on to win her first major title. Last year, these two played what I consider […]

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Friday Night Lights

Alright, so I’ve been horrible about updating you guys on my trip to the US Open. I tried my best to update my twitter regularly all weekend, so if you want some of my most candid thoughts, please check out @achangeofends. Since the procrastinator in me took so long to post this, I’m think you’ve […]

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Is Court 2 Really the Graveyard?

It was for Andy Roddick on Monday, but I think if you asked Yen-Hsun Lu, he would tell you the exact opposite. The folklore says that Court 2 is the Graveyard of Champions. Former champions like Serena and Venus Williams, Pete Sampras, and Andre Agassi have all gone out to lesser known opponents on this […]

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