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Roger Federer: Lion in Winter? Analyzing The Significance Of His Late Career Resurgence

On January 28, Roger Federer, already the all-time slam leader in men's singles tennis history, reached the never-before milestone peak of 20 career Grand Slams when he defeated Marin Cilic in five sets to win the 2018 Australian Open. 20 is a magical number in tennis; especially in singles titles. Steffi Graf, Serena Williams, and Margaret Court will now have to make a men's locker room in the private club
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Who’s Going to Replace Serena Williams?

With Serena Williams announcing her pregnancy, the women's field for the upcoming majors is wide open. Who's going to step up in her absence and dominate the field? Caroline Wozniacki- One of Serena's closest friends, Woz should definitely be considered a contender for Serena's crown. Currently ranked 11th in the world, she's coming off a 3rd round performance at the Australian Open. Wozniacki recently finished runner-up at the Miami Open
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Rafael Nadal Appears Ready To Capture His 10th French Open Title

Can Rafael Nadal win his 10th French Open title? While the tournament doesn't start until late May, many are predicting a strong showing by the Spaniard. Judging by his play this year, he won't disappoint. Everyone left Nadal for dead going into the 2017 year. Regardless of winning a gold medal in men's doubles at the 2016 Olympics, Nadal wasn't himself at all. For the past year, the former men's
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Can Roger Federer Keep Up His Winning Ways?

Roger Federer is one of the all-time greats in the sport of tennis. With his recent win at the Australian Open, Federer has reinvigorated his career. The question is, does he have one good run left in him? One of the most dominant athletes of his time, Federer ran through the competition for over a decade. He's third all-time with 89 career wins in the Open Era. In addition, Federer's
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Tennis: The Stage Is Set For Milos Raonic

Wimbledon has come and gone. Andy Murray is now a two-time champion, and has given his home crowd some excitement going into next years tournament. However, lost in the shadow was the preformance of Milos Raonic, who finally ascended into the big time of men's tennis. The men's game is headlined by Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, and Stan Wawrinka. Those are the only three men that have won majors in
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Is Serena Williams The Greatest Champion in Sports History?

Champions are made, not born. While some may disagree with that statement giving reasons that seeds were implanted when born, nothing is ever handed to a champion, it must be earned through hard work and dedication. Serena Williams, fresh off her seventh Wimbledon Championship (singles) and 22nd career Grand Slam (singles) just went down in not only tennis history but sports history as well. As sports fans we gravitate towards
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Wimbledon: Despite Loss, Djokovic Still King of Men’s Tennis

Novak Djokovic might go down as one of the greatest to ever play the game of tennis. Forget that he lost to Sam Querrey in the third round of Wimbledon, his incredible run through the men's game will be remembered for many years to come. At 29 years of age, Djokovic's best tennis might be behind him. Although, that hasn't slowed him down. As he reaches the age of 30, it
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Coco Vandeweghe: Why She Is Tennis’ Fastest Rising Star

Where Coco Vandeweghe finishes at the U.S. Open is irrelevant, she is already one of the WTA's fastest rising stars. The Vandeweghe name isn't new to most sports fans. Coco is the niece of former basketball star and Denver Nuggets coach, Kiki Vandeweghe. But that's not the only significant member of the young tennis stars bloodline, as her family is rich in success. Coco's grandparents were hugely influential. Grandmother, Colleen
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Wimbledon: 2015 Proving To Be Rafael Nadal’s Downfall

Despite being one of the all-time greats, Rafael Nadal might finally be on the down swing of his career. After the 2015 French Open, it became apparent that the 29-year-old had lost some momentum.  Nadal was defeated at Roland Garros for only the second time since 2005. His early exit loss came as quite the surprise. Nadal is the greatest clay court player in the history of men's tennis, but