Tag Archives: Serena Williams

Tennis tweeters: who entertains the most?

July 12, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Over the years as Twitter has progressed in popularity so has the number of  ATP and WTA tennis players who have joined Twitter and are fairly active.  Many of their tweets are entertaining, funny and honest.  There is such a selection to choose from and no doubt everybody will have their different […]

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A change in guard at the top of the ATP and WTA rankings

July 9, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Former world No.1 players Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova have witnessed a change at the top of the rankings from today after the defending champion Novak Djokovic bowed out in the semi-finals to eventual champion Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova exited in the fourth round to German Sabine Lisicki. ATP Rankings Roger […]

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Roger Federer and Serena Williams dazzle at the Champions Ball

July 9, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows WIMBLEDON, England – Wimbledon is a tournament that always gives off a majestically royal feel, it has an air of prestige, royalty, tradition and a fairytale sadness when it all ends and this year, it was Roger Federer and Serena who were once again seated on their royal Wimbledon thrones as the […]

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Ten on court dramas and shocks in tennis – with video evidence!

June 21, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows On Sunday, Argentine David Nalbandian drew more media attention in the final against Marin Cilic at the Queens Club than initially expected after losing his cool, the match, the championship title and accidentally injured a linesman in the process.  Over the years, there have been many on court dramas and surprises – […]

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Sara Errani and Maria Sharapova to meet in the final of Roland Garros

June 8, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Roland Garros – Paris Sara Errani seems to have exploded onto the tennis platform during the last couple of weeks and the 5ft4 ½ inch Italian may be small, but she has proven she is mighty.  She is enjoying one of her greatest seasons in her career and she has secured her […]

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Photographs from the Rome Masters 1000 Open

May 28, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows After an action-packed week on the red dirt of Rome, the finals Masters 1000 Series tournament before Roland Garros threw up some exciting matches, entertaining press conferences and an opportunity for memorable photographs to be snapped. Here is a collection of some of those events for you to enjoy featuring many of […]

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Magical Moments from Madrid: The Photographs

May 28, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows After spending a very busy and exciting week in Madrid and Rome, I have compiled a collection of the best photographs of your favourite tennis players from all the events in Madrid – showing happy moments, times of desperation, disappointment and of course photos from some of the explosive press conferences. Hope […]

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Serena Williams rises to the semis and Venus Williams falls at the hands of Sharapova

May 28, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Internazionali BNL D’Italia, Rome – It was a mixed day of results for the Williams sisters in Rome. Serena Williams needed to play only four games before her opponent and home crowd favourite, Flavia Pennetta retired to due a right wrist injury and Venus Williams’ magnificent run came to an end today againstMaria […]

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Serena Williams crowned champion at the Madrid Open

May 28, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Mutua Madrid Open, Madrid – The new world No.6 Serena Williams stormed to victory against world No.1 Victoria Azarenka with a dominating 6-1, 6-3 victory that lasted only 64 minutes to win yet another title to add to her collection of 41. Azarenka and Williams stepped out on court under the blazing sun […]

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Azarenka and Williams set up final clash at the Madrid Open

May 28, 2012

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Mutua Madrid Open, Madrid – World No.1 Victoria Azarenka recorded her sixth victory this year against Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2, 6-4 to progress to her sixth final this year where she will meet Serena Williams after she defeated qualifier Lucie Hradecka 7-6, 6-0. The Belarusian has reached the final for the second year running, […]

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