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Frances Tiafoe Is A Good American And This Is A Great Point

If for some sad reason you’re a U.S. tennis stan and find yourself sick of big-serving lunk John Isner, you’d be wise to shift your loyalties to Frances Tiafoe, who serves as Isner’s perfect foil: Eighteen years old, closer to six feet tall than seven, spry, exceedingly mobile. My favorite part of Tiafoe’s game is the unruly, ostentatious loop on his forehand side, which feels like the right sort of cocky tic for a teenager growing into his talents.
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