Tag Archives: andy roddick

  • US Open Day 10: Serena Serves Serbian; Roddick Retires; Federer Stumbles

    Sep 6, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *After a day 9 of intermittent rain delays and postponements that threatened to throw a major glitch in US Open’s scheduling, day 10 concluded with order restored … except for a shocking upset. Minor upsets have been a recurring part of this year’s topsy-turvy story Open story, but the business end of the tournament was […]

  • US Open Day 8: Serena Scores Double Bagel; Mardy Fish Withdraws

    Sep 3, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Serena Williams is having an Olympic Deja vu of sorts. Along with her retiring friend and colleague, Andy Roddick, the hope of an American winning the big prize in singles at the last major of the year, the US Open, rests squarely on their shoulders (the Bryan Brothers also remain in the doubles draw). Before […]

  • US Open Day 4: Americans Continue to Roll, but Lose Two Champions

    Aug 31, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Americans looked to be on a roll on Day 4 of the 2012 US Open.  Mardy Fish rose from the nearly dead and shut down Russian former top ten player, Nicolay Davydenko; Serena Williams figured out the puzzling game of lefty Maria Jose Martinez-Sanchez (ESP) on Ashe and sent her packing in straight sets; Sloane […]

  • Remaining Americans Sweep Competitors on Sublime Day of Olympic Tennis

    Jul 30, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *The 2012 London Olympics games day 3, along with mother nature’s touch, gave tennis fans a sublime day of match viewing and left team USA with well-earned earned bragging rights to a 6-0 shut out against other competing countries going for tennis gold. Yesterday’s incessant rain at SW19 forced the cancellation of several “popcorn” matches, […]

  • Lil Wayne: Nadal will Win US Open

    Aug 27, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *When Sports Illustrated asked Lil Wayne to share his predictions on the 2010 US Open, the rapper took time out of his busy prison schedule to send a hand-written letter to the magazine with his response. “I genuinely appreciate this opportunity to express my love for tennis,” the note humbly begins. The hip hop artist, […]