Roger Federer’s gift to tennis: A shot that players love to hit

By Christopher Clarey “Occasions have modified,” Roger Federer mentioned this week as he appeared again on his early days at Wimbledon. Serve-and-volley was the rule then for the lads, not the exception. Factors had been shorter however the photographs typically slower. Trendy string and racket expertise and fashionable coaching strategies have helped all skilled gamers … Read more

Ons Jabeur”s big win: around-the-post shot, 16-point run, vomit

Certain, a number of the little particulars of Ons Jabeur’s victory over 2017 champion Garbiñe Muguruza at Wimbledon are value recounting, as a result of they have been removed from mundane. Her around-the-net-post winner. Her streak of 16 consecutive factors, tied for the second-longest run at Wimbledon in additional than 40 years. Her 29 break … Read more

Ahmedabad takes a long shot — puts out ad on Olympics infrastructure

THERE IS no slot in sight for no less than 15 years, and it’s a really lengthy shot. However Ahmedabad, it seems, goes for it. On Tuesday, the town’s improvement authority invited proposals from consultants to evaluate venues and infrastructure to host the Olympic Video games. “…Technically sound and skilled consulting engineering companies for appointment … Read more