Part two of Jack Edward’s series on which ATP players fell most frequently to a tournament’s eventual champion.
Author Archives: Popcorn Tennis Staff
Tennis Origin Story #12: Peter Fletcher
Henmania and the Wimbledon queue: Peter Fletcher’s tennis origin story.
Baseline Media: The Wonders of Pickle Juice
Baseline Tennis examines the benefits of pickle juice to athletes.
How Long Has It Been Since A Junior Grand Slam Champion Went On To Win A Major At Professional Level?
Damian Kust dives into the archives.
Tennis Origin Story #11: Mateja Vidakovic
Mateja Vidakovic’s origin story: watching tennis with his grandma and rooting for Federer, then Nadal, then Djokovic.
Murray Musings/Tennis and Bagels Crossover
Peter, Claire, Scott, Andre, Vansh, and Owen rank the top 10 WTA and ATP moments of 2021, from #10-#6. Stay tuned for part two!
Tennis Origin Story #10: Owais Majid
Blind from birth, Owais Majid fell in love with tennis by listening to BBC 5Live’s coverage of the sport.
Tennis Origin Story #9: Brenda Parry
Brenda Parry’s story includes working at Wimbledon, playing competitive club matches, and umpiring a match that Pierre-Hugues Herbert played in!
Tennis Origin Story #8: André Rolemberg
Andre’s tennis journey began in Brazil and survived a move to Canada, an injury, and other interests.
Baseline Media: Are Experimental Formats in Tennis Successful?
Baseline Media’s take on scoring system adaptations in tennis.