Small court, big results. Before Andy Murray‘s London hopes got muddled because of injury, the Scot took to a British warehouse to play some Road Tennis. Not sure what that is? Nor were we. adidas explains: [We invited the] Road Tennis Association of Barbados to London, to teach Murray how to play Road Tennis. A […]
golf boy band's 'oh oh oh' a hit
Hole in one. With the US Open kicking off in the golf world today, what better way to kick things off than the funniest thing you’ve seen out of the sport since John Daly’s pants? Ben Crane (he’d be the one in the red … scuba suit?) leads a boy-band four-some, Golf Boys, in an […]
Grigor Dimitrov barters tennis lessons for some turntable tips from Chicago-based DJ duo Crossfader King. Playlist: The McQueen-loving Bulgarian listens to a lot of hip-hop (Lil Wayne and 2Pac, he mentions). How’d Grigs do? Check out the video. Watch: Wilson’s Breakout Sessions – Grigor Dimitrov and Crossfader King.
short balls: the sunday pull-out edition
Third is charming, at least for Rog: While he may be the world’s no. 3 tennis player now, Roger Federer is still living the high life. Credit Suisse, one of his sponsors, has a whole page dedicated to the Rog. A Mario Testino photo shoot? Doesn’t mind if he does. But more importantly: is that […]
strokin’: when tennis met music
By Jonathan Scott It may not be tabloid fodder like every Taylor Swift dalliance, and it’s not nearly as insufferable as Brangelina, but the marriage between music and tennis is itself a storied love affair. It stretches across decades and genres, and it knows no bounds – well, none other than those pesky white lines. […]