Short, quick, spur-of-the-moment posts. Most often in-game commentary.

Animal invasion moves from Istanbul to Madrid

May 3, 2016 3

First it was a cat at the Istanbul Open, where Federico Delbonis hit the feline friend with a ball. Then it was a bat at the Mutua Madrid Open, where Leonardo Mayer came to the rescue. Yes, some unexpected visitors have invaded the clay-court swing. […]

Troicki jumps over the net to hit “winner” in Miami

March 29, 2016 2

Viktor Troicki got double-breadsticked by David Goffin 6-1, 6-1 during third-round action at the Miami Open on Sunday, but it was the Serb who stole the highlight reel. With the match already out of hand at 6-1, 4-0, Troicki jumped over the net while hitting a shot. […]

Thiem goes crazy with epic Davis Cup racket smash

March 5, 2016 13

Dominic Thiem beat Gastao Elias 3-6, 7-5, 6-3, 1-6, 7-6(6) in a Davis Cup clash between Austria and Portugal on Friday, but not before displaying a rare fit of rage. After failing to convert a break point early in the final set, Thiem smashed his racket seven times before it crumpled to the extent that there was really nothing left to smash. […]

Not even Tomic can believe he beat Dolgopolov

February 27, 2016 7

Alexandr Dolgopolov had arguably been the most impressive player at the Abierto Mexicano Telcel heading into semifinal Friday. He won the first set against Bernard Tomic 6-1, but the Aussie stormed back for a three-set victory. […]

Klizan ends loss to Kyrgios with right-handed shot

February 24, 2016 9

Given the two protagonists involved, shenanigans were expected in Tuesday’s showdown between Nick Kyrgios at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. Sure enough, Kyrgios started the match in tank-mode before Klizan ended it in laughable fashion. […]

Kyrgios closes out Gasquet with four-ace game

February 20, 2016 2

Nick Kyrgios was untouchable against Richard Gasquet during quarterfinal action at the Open 13 on Friday–quite literally, at least in the last game of the match. He capped off his 6-0, 6-4 victory with four consecutive first-serve aces. […]

Brown steals the show again at Challenger level

February 18, 2016 8

One week ago, Dustin Brown went behind-the-back to hit a winner at the Bergamo Challenger, albeit in a loss to world No. 212 Aldin Setkic. Brown was up to his usual tricks again on Tuesday at the Wroclaw Challenger, but this time it was in a winning effort. […]

Brown goes behind the back at Bergamo Challenger

February 11, 2016 4

Despite a dreadful loss to Aldin Setkic in round of the Bergamo Challenger on Wednesday, Dustin Brown hit the highlight reel with a behind-the-back winning volley early in the first set. It was downhill from there for Brown it what was eventually a three-set setback. […]

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