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Jacob Stockdale

All-Time Six Nations Table After the 2018 Tournament

Posted on 18 Mar, 2018, by in Rugby

Ireland winning the Six Nations? Completely reasonable. Italy finishing winless and with the wooden spoon? Happens almost every year? But England finishing behind Scotland in their worst tournament showing of the decade? That’s almost an earthquake. More

Federer vs Nadal in Grand Slam Finals Over the Years in Photos

Posted on 27 Jan, 2017, by in Tennis

In the eptimore retro final, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will play in the final of the 2017 Australian Open, making a surprising final chapter (probably) to their immense rivalry, … More

Rafael Nadal’s Recent Grand Slam Record is Terrible

Posted on 10 Jun, 2016, by in Tennis

The news of Rafael Nadal withdrawing from appearing at the 2016 edition of Wimbledon isn’t a surprise. It’s just another piece in the puzzle of his collapsing career, as the 30-year old is struggling to put the pieces together. More

Novak Djokovic Steamrolls Roger Federer to Win Wimbledon For the Third Time

Posted on 12 Jul, 2015, by in Tennis

Another dominant Wimbledon final for Novak Djokovic, the best Tennis player in the world for most of the last five years, beating Roger Federer in four sets, 7-6, 6-7, 6-4, 6-3. More

Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan and the Bryan Slam

Posted on 7 Jul, 2013, by in Tennis

By beating Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo in the Men’s Doubles 2013 Wimbledon Final, the Bryan brothers (Bob & Mike) are now the first pair ever to retain all four grand slam titles at the same time, not to mention being the Olympic gold medalists as well. More

Rafael Nadal Isn’t Done Winning Grand Slam Titles

Posted on 10 Jun, 2013, by in Featured

No one can predict injuries, so you can never be 100% sure. Yet it seems Rafael Nadal is over whatever it was that was holding him back, and his French Open triumph over David Ferrer isn’t going to be the last time he lifts a Grand Slam trophy. More

Andy Murray, Finally a Grand Slam Champion

Posted on 10 Sep, 2012, by in Tennis

After winning the gold medal in London, it seemed like this was the year Andy Murray finally comes through on his Grand Slam promise. After five topsy turvy hours inside the Arthur Ashe stadium against a stubborn and never ending Novak Djokovic, the 25 year old Scot won his first major, becoming the first British player since Fred Perry in 1936 to do it. More

One More Left For the Grand Slam (Wales vs Italy)

Posted on 10 Mar, 2012, by in Rugby

Jamie Roberts scored the first try of the match after 49 minutes, while most were thinking Wales would be comfortably ahead at that point against a rugged but unimaginative Italian side. Nonetheless, Warren Gatland’s lads took another big step towards securing the Grand Slam, beating Italy 24-3, making it four for four in their 2012 Six Nations campaign. More

Aftermath of Djokovic – Nadal US Open Final

Posted on 13 Sep, 2011, by in Tennis

Novak Djokovic won his first US Open and his third Grand Slam title in 2011 after beating Rafael Nadal 6-2, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1 in the final. An incredible, nearly perfect year from Novak – can he keep it up, Where’s Nadal in all this and how will next year look like? More

Novak Djokovic Beats Rafael Nadal in Wimbledon Final

Posted on 3 Jul, 2011, by in Tennis

Novak Djokovic – Wimbledon champion, world number one, the best player in the world. The Serb dominated Rafael Nadal in three out of the four sets, winning his third Grand Slam title and first on the All-England Club grass. More