#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,…

#2312 – Fandom in Sport

ENGLISH Do you have a favorite sporting figure? Be it an athlete or a team? As for me, I have not made it a secret that I am a tennis fans. And, moreover, I am a huge fans of both Venus and Serena Williams, two icons in the professional tennis world. As a fans, obviously…

#2164 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH Despite the title, no, I did not go on a weekend trip this weekend, haha 😆 . I was just in Amsterdam, recovering as I was travelling to Berlin the weekend before. I started the weekend by … staying up late for a US Open third round match between my two favorite tennis players,…

#2126 – A Tennis Racket Story

ENGLISH During my tennis lesson last week, this happened: Yep, for the first time ever since I picked up a tennis racket, I had a broke string during play! Haha 😆 . Thankfully it was during a tennis lesson so I could borrow a racket from the coach for the reminder of the session. Even…

#1869 – The Williamses at the Australian Open 2017

ENGLISH It is not a secret that my two most favorite female tennis players, ever, are Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Currently, they are in their mid-30s and still play great tennis; especially Serena who is considered to be the greatest female tennis player of all time. This January, the first grandslam tournament of the…

#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…

#1395 – Back in Holland

ENGLISH Today I went back to the Netherlands after spending half a week in Paris for the French Open, the second grandslam tournament of the year. I arrived there on Wednesday and went to the tournament for three straight days from Thursday until Saturday. And obviously I am still too tired now to start writing…

#1392 – This Week

ENGLISH If the word that best described last week was “meeting”, this week it must be none other than “tennis”, hahaha 😆 Tennis Play For my routine (lately I mean), I played a lot of tennis this week. On Monday, I broke my own record by playing 2.5 hours of (almost) consecutive tennis. I played…