ROLAND GARROS 2017 – Nadal takes a step towards La Decima, defending champions safely through

The phrase “weight of expectation” has often been used to associate with players who by their previous efforts and achievement are automatically expected to turn out good when needed. Some are able to soak up this pressure and deliver while others collapse under it. An action packed Monday featured one man who knows all about … More ROLAND GARROS 2017 – Nadal takes a step towards La Decima, defending champions safely through

ROLAND GARROS 2017 – Kvitova wins on comeback, Kerber ousted on day one

It is only the first day at the 2017 French Open. Already we’ve had emotional moments, unending drama and of course the upsets – Yea, some of the mighty have fallen. Also, the Gods were generous blessing us with clear skies, despite a slight passing shower early in the morning. 15th seed Petra Kvitova opened … More ROLAND GARROS 2017 – Kvitova wins on comeback, Kerber ousted on day one

VETTEL MASTER IN MONACO AS FERRARI CLAIM ONE-TWO FINISH

Sebastian Vettel extended his lead in the Formula One driver’s championship to 25 points after beating his team mate Kimi Raikkonen to win the Monaco Grand Prix with Ferrari claiming a one-two in the Principality. His rival Lewis Hamilton in the Mercedes finished seventh after starting 13th on the grid. Red Bull’s Daniel claimed his … More VETTEL MASTER IN MONACO AS FERRARI CLAIM ONE-TWO FINISH

ROLAND GARROS 2017 – WOMEN’S SINGLES PREVIEW

Had it been any year in recent past, tipping the frontrunners for the women’s title would have been an easy mention. In 2017 we are virtually in the unknown as two usual suspects, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova (with four French Open titles combined in the last five years) are absent for various reasons. Williams … More ROLAND GARROS 2017 – WOMEN’S SINGLES PREVIEW

RACE REPORT: HAMILTON FENDS OFF VETTEL TO WIN IN SPAIN

Lewis Hamilton scored his 55th Formula One Grand Prix win at the Gran Premio De Espana Pirelli (Spanish Grand Prix) in Barcelona. The Briton edged out championship leader Sebastian Vettel in a dramatic trade of spectacular passing, the German settling for second with Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo finishing in a distant third for his podium … More RACE REPORT: HAMILTON FENDS OFF VETTEL TO WIN IN SPAIN