• From
    • To


13 results for "london"

Page of 1
  1. Spotlight on Americans at Hall of Fame

    Peter Bodo

    In recent years, the steady stream of American male tennis players descending on London in mid-June to compete at Wimbledon have been coming back a week or more before the conclusion of the event, tails between their legs, freshly strung but unused r...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  2. Ivan Lendl's influence is key to Andy Murray's success

    Peter Bodo

    Ivan Lendl's stoic approach to tennis was exactly what Andy Murray needed to go from celebrated also-ran to Grand Slam and Olympic champion in 2012, Peter Bodo writes.

    Blog | Conversation | November 29, 2012
  3. Novak Djokovic gets some redemption

    Peter Bodo

    Count me among those who almost wish Novak Djokovic, the No. 2 player, hadn't won the Toronto Masters on Sunday, because it only appeared to underscore his dismal fate in London at the recent Olympic Games. And if you want to jump in and exclai...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  4. Tennis - It's not gold, but Rogers Cup title OK with Novak Djokov...

    Peter Bodo

    It wasn't the beloved Olympic gold medal, but Novak Djokovic can take some solace in the Rogers Cup title.

    Blog | Conversation | August 13, 2012
  5. London letdown for Wimbledon finalists

    Peter Bodo

    The message after the first two days of Olympic tennis is clear: If you're a former Wimbledon finalist, you'd better watch your back. On opening day, tiny Belgium's Steve Darcis -- ranked No. 75 by the ATP -- came up big and bounced To...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  6. Tennis - London letdown for Wimbledon finalists Tomas Berdych and...

    Peter Bodo

    Success at Wimbledon means, well, squat at the Olympics. Just ask former finalists Tomas Berdych and Agnieszka Radwanska.

    Blog | Conversation | July 30, 2012
  7. A revitalized Serena looks to the Olympics

    Peter Bodo

    This weekend, Serena Williams upped her 2012 record to 34-3 and has won 28 of her past 29 matches. A source of inspiration for her newfound dominance could well be the chance to win Olympic gold in London, Peter Bodo writes.

    Blog | Conversation | July 16, 2012
  8. Predict London's outcome at your own peril

    Peter Bodo

    It's only fitting that the first singles match in the round-robin portion of the Barclay's ATP World Tour Finals in London on Sunday will feature Robin Soderling versus Andy Murray. You couldn't ask for a more symbolic kickoff in this,...

    Blog | November 19, 2010
  9. Rafa defies logic with Euro double

    Peter Bodo

    Rafael Nadal won the French Open and Wimbledon back-to-back for the second time Sunday in London, and he put it in perspective better than anyone else could when he said, "It didn't happen since Borg, so now last three years it happen twice. So ...

    Blog | July 04, 2010
  10. Nadal's confidence continues to dwindle

    Peter Bodo

    The news-style crawl flashing its way around London's O2 arena as Rafael Nadal prepared to serve, down 4-5 in the second set after having lost the first to Robin Soderling said it all: Match Point! In garish, electric white letters, no less. So...

    Blog | November 23, 2009
  11. Moving the year-ender to London a fruitful decision

    Peter Bodo

    The Tennis Masters Cup, the ATP Tour's year-end championships, is bearing down on us, with a new home in London's brand-new O2 Arena. The Shanghai experiment (the YEC was played there for the past four years) now looks like a woefully unsuc...

    Blog | October 16, 2009
  12. Indy Tennis Championships just ain't cuttin' it

    Peter Bodo

    We all need a little time to recover from the exhaustive, six-week march that begins in Paris at Roland Garros and ends in London right around the Fourth of July. Our emotions are drained. Our eyesight is strained, but gluttons that we are, we just c...

    Blog | July 20, 2009
  13. Kicking off the U.S. Open Series in a not-so grand way

    Peter Bodo

    Welcome to the Indianapolis Tennis Championships, where in lieu of sandy beaches and Andy Roddick, we give you cornfield-strewn highways and a dearth of star power.

    Blog | Conversation | July 20, 2009