MONTPELLIER OPEN DAY 5

David Goffin and Roberto Bautista Agut are on course for a finals showdown on Sunday. Both negotiated tough encounters against Lorenzo Sonego and Ugo Humbert in straight sets respectively. Roberto was down a break at 2-0 in the first set the left handed Ugo getting the better of the Spaniard in the longer rallies. RobertoContinue reading “MONTPELLIER OPEN DAY 5”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS MEDVEDEV

An anticlimax to an incredible tournament. The undisputed King of Melbourne is Novak Djokovic. The fact that he did it in 3 sets against a younger competitor such as Daniil is disappointing to me. The Russian showed more bite in the first set than the other 2. Novak got the better end of the longContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS MEDVEDEV”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: BRADY VS OSAKA

It looks like Osaka saving match point against Muguruza earlier in the tournament was basically her winning the tournament then. She brushed aside American Jen Brady 6-3 6-4 to lift a second Aussie Open crown. Brady started confidently holding serve solidly and confidently for a first time finalist. At 1-1 Osaka broke to love andContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN: BRADY VS OSAKA”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS KARATSEV

It is becoming clear that one cannot mention Australian Open final in a sentence without including the name Novak Djokovic in it. Novak reached another Melbourne final beating Russian outsider Aslan Karatsev 6-3 6-4 6-2. From 4-3 in the first with the match going on serve with solid serving from both,seized the set with aContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS KARATSEV”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:SERENA WILLIAMS VS OSAKA

I am sure you agree with me in saying the player who negotiated her way past Osaka in this semi final match she was really odds on favorite to win this tournament given the inexperienced players in the other semi. Williams choked again, not for the first time, at the hands of Naomi Osaka ofContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:SERENA WILLIAMS VS OSAKA”