#2141 – A Random Tennis Story

ENGLISH Wimbledon just ended last week, where Angelique Kerber and Novak Djokovic won the singles titles this year. Serena Williams also made an impressive run to the ladies final, despite being ranked 183rd due to her maternity leave and this Wimbledon being only her fourth tournament since coming back from this. Anyway … And if…

#2131 – A Weekend in Roland Garros 2018

ENGLISH Posts in the Tennis Weekend in Roland Garros 2018 series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros 2018 3. Part II: Paris As usual, I arrived at the gate at around 9 AM. This was, of course, a little bit “too early” but this decision would ensure me to be at the front of…

#2123 – A Couple of Recent Sporting Stories

ENGLISH French Open Coverage So last week the French Open was concluded. I even went to Paris for the women’s singles final and men’s doubles final last weekend. Anyway related to this tennis tournament, last year I was happy with my tv cable subscription as it also had two (sometimes three) channels covering some of…

#2121 – A Tennis Weekend Story

ENGLISH Posts in the Tennis Weekend in Roland Garros 2018 series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Roland Garros 2018 3. Part II: Paris So the main draw of this year’s French Open started about two weeks ago, which means this weekend was, finally, the time for my annual trip to Paris for the tournament this…

#2114 – A Weekend and A Monday

ENGLISH My general theme for this weekend was … definitely some rest! Haha 😆 . Somehow I felt quite tired coming to this weekend, even though I only had a short week at work last week. But actually, the short week had something to do with the tiredness; as the week was “short” because I…

#2081 – This Year’s Annual Trip to Paris

ENGLISH Every year since 2012, I always arrange a trip to Paris to watch the French Open (Roland Garros) tennis tournament. This year, obviously, is no difference. Earlier this week the tickets for this year’s tournament was sold to the general public. Of course I had marked this date since months before (lol) and scheduled…

#1937 – Early Summer 2017 Weekend TripS (Introduction)

ENGLISH So you know, in the last three weeks I had three weekend trips in three consecutive weekends: Lyon, then Bremen, then Paris, haha. So I was thinking of wrapping these three trips under one “theme”, and what I came up with was “Early Summer 2017 Weekend TripS” series 😛 . Posts in the Early Summer…