#1282 – 2013 US Open

ENGLISH Yes, it is already this time of the year again. Yesterday, the fourth and final grandslam of the year was concluded with the men’s singles final between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. Yes, it was this year’s edition of the US Open. Women’s Singles If last year Serena Williams reached the final of the…

#1252 – 2013 Wimbledon Championships

ENGLISH So it is that time around of the year again. Earlier today, the third grandslam tournamen of the year, the Wimbledon Championships, was concluded. So here we go Black Wednesday Wednesday, 26 July 2013, was a strange that at the Championships. After Rafael Nadal’s shocking loss in the first round (his first ever first…

#1239 – 2013 French Open

ENGLISH The second grandslam tournament of the year has just been concluded. And so, as usual, it is time to make a recap 😀 . Women’s Singles A similar pattern as last year occured in the clay-court tournaments leading up to Roland Garros this year: Serena Williams was unbeatable on clay. This time, she came…

#1237 – 2013 Roland Garros Weekend Trip (Part I)

ENGLISH Day 0 (Friday, 31 May 2013) After having dinner and posting this post, I went to the bus stop near my apartment to catch a bus to Rotterdam Centraal Station. Long story short, the bus arrived there at around 19:05. At 19:58, the last Thalys train of the day to Paris departed from Rotterdam…

#1215 – This Week in One Post

ENGLISH Work Stuff My work this week revolved around the outcome of the meeting I had the week before. And it was quite a lof of things to do given the amount of time to complete all of them. But the good news is, now, that I have finished everything; even the report and the…

#1206 – End of the Ultra Long Weekend

ENGLISH So here we are, already in the last day of this ultra long weekend. Tomorrow I will have to go back to work again, and actually I am quite excited about that, hahaha 😆 . But still, this long weekend has gone much faster than I thought it would be though… Brussels Actually, on…

#1095 – 2012 Wimbledon Championships

ENGLISH Today, the third grandslam tournament of the year, the Wimbledon Championships, has just been concluded. This time, I did not make any prediction (like I usually do prior to the start of a grandslam tournament) mainly because I was busy travelling (huahaha 😆 ). Maybe it is good though (that I did not make…

#1086 – 2012 French Open

ENGLISH Earlier today, the second grandslam tournament of the year, the 2012 French Open, was concluded. I did make a prediction about two weeks ago for the singles events and it turned out that I was (mostly) correct 🙂 Let me start with the women’s singles first. Women’s singles The only thing that I missed…