Category Archives: Tennis

Seeing is Believing

Guest post by author Sarah Shephard What better way to mark International Women’s Day than by celebrating the sportswomen who in one way or another have been responsible for my love affair with sport? My hope for this International Women’s … Continue reading

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Wimbledon: A Spectator’s View

Guest post by Anna MacDiarmid, Specialist Editorial Intern With Wimbledon now over, and Britain’s Andy Murray declared the winner of the coveted golden trophy, I wanted to look back to the very beginning, and relive the events that occurred on … Continue reading

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Tennis: A Call to Ranks

Guest Post by Anna MacDiarmid, Editorial Intern for Team Sport The first major event on the tennis calendar, the Australian Open, is well underway. And the question on every tennis fan’s lips is: who will raise the trophy this year? … Continue reading

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Sport Is Bad for You

The legacy of the Olympics and Paralympics some have hoped aloud is that more of us, still all geed up and whooping, will take part in sport. When I say ‘us’ imagine instead the unspoken target: some pre-teen lazybones hunched … Continue reading

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Murray vs Tsonga

We here at team sport are completely hooked on this year’s Wimbledon and what a tournament it’s been so far! Undeterred by having no luck getting tickets by public ballot, I decided to head down after work one day and … Continue reading

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Anyone for Tennis?

Well, Cilic went out with a bang, Ferrer couldn’t get ferrther, but let’s hope Murray’s mint and wins against Tsonga on Thursday. If Murray gets through to the next round, he will be the first British man to reach the … Continue reading

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