#2341 – “Awkward” Comebacks in Tennis Recently

ENGLISH Earlier this year, it was reported that Andy Murray was retiring this year because of the bad hip injury which he had been suffering for many years. I was naturally quite sad with the decision, as he was my favorite active male tennis player, but also fully understood it. After the announcement, Bob Bryan,…

#2232 – Sir Andy Murray

ENGLISH Last week during a pre-tournament conference of the 2019 Australian Open, Andy Murray announced that this tournament would possibly his last ever; or even if it wouldn’t be, he wouldn’t play beyond Wimbledon this year. And as you know, Andy Murray is my favorite tennis player in the ATP. So understandably this announcement made…

#1838 – Some Stories This Week

ENGLISH Here are some stories from this week. A Future Plan Lol, “a future plan” might sound so serious yet funny at the same time, indeed. Anyway, when a plan exists, it means there is a goal that we (I) want to achieve. This is the case here. And I am really grateful that my company…

#1829 – A Saturday Story

ENGLISH A Meetup (Kopdar) Early last week, Kutubuku messaged me on Instagram that she would be in Amsterdam for a weekend and invited me for a meetup at a bar on Saturday evening. My Saturday evening agenda was still free so of course I said yes. You see, not only the Indonesia-based bloggers who could…

#1769 – A Weekend with Wimbledon

ENGLISH The main theme of my weekend was definitely the final stage of this year’s Wimbledon, the third grandslam tournament of the year, haha 😆 . This Wimbledon was great for my favorites. While it was not surprising at all that Serena Williams went deep in the tournament, I was very happy that Venus Williams…

#1760 – My 2016 Roland Garros Trip (Part III: Roland Garros (Sunday))

ENGLISH Posts in the My 2016 Roland Garros Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros (Saturday) 3. Part II: Paris 4. Part III: Roland Garros (Sunday) *** While I arrived at Stade Roland Garros some 20 minutes later than my Saturday visit, I was still one of the first spectators to enter the site today,…

#1576 – 2015 French Open Trip (Part II: Roland Garros)

ENGLISH Previously on 2015 French Open Trip: Zilko went to Paris to watch the second grandslam tournament of the year: the 2015 French Open. Now, it is time for the story from the tournament itself. *** Lucky Boy I got a ticket for Saturday, which was for the women’s singles final and men’s doubles final….

#1509 – 2015 Australian Open

ENGLISH So, it is that time of the year again. Earlier today, the first grandslam tennis tournament of the year, the Australian Open, was concluded with the men’s singles final. And as usual, here is a short recap about it 🙂 Women’s Singles Just like last year, there were quite a lot of upsets in…