Despite the rain delays on Sunday, the top seeds in the mens and womens Olympic tennis competition managed to get their matches in and advance to the next round on Monday.
Top-seeded mens player, Roger Federer of Switzerland defeated Russia’s Dmitry Tursunov easily 6-4, 6-2. Number two seed, Spain’s Rafael Nadal, who defeated Federer at Wimbledon [...]
Just a day after he defeated the #1 seed in the Olympic men’s singles competition, James Blake was himself defeated by Chile’s Fernando Gonzalez in three sets. One could argue that Blake defeated himself, failing to convert three ma... Read Post
Top seeded Rafael Nadal advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open defeating Frenchman Gael Monfils, for the 10th time in 12 matches in a 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 win in just over two hours. He will face No. 16 seeded Kei Nishikori. E... Read Post