Thank you, Johanna Konta

I was at work on Wednesday morning and it popped up on my phone to say Johanna Konta has announced her retirement from tennis, stunned but as she said herself grateful and I've been grateful and thankful for the memories she has given us over the years. It was a decade ago that Jo made... Continue Reading →

Emma Raducanu, Katie Boulder and Harriet Dart qualify for the US Open

The main draw of the US Open doesnโ€™t begin until Monday evening (UK time) but it has already been a successful start for the British players with Emma Raducanu, Katie Boulder and Harriet Dart all coming through qualifying to place in the main draw. The British trio join Heather Watson and Johanna Konta in the... Continue Reading →

Brit Watch at Wimbledon – Ladies Draw

Johanna Konta vs Katerina Siniakova Joโ€™s preparation for Wimbledon couldnโ€™t have gone better winning the title in Nottingham which I was so pleased to see. Being the top seed is never a given, you have to work for it and she did with two wins going to three close sets. The Brit is seeded at... Continue Reading →

When in Rome…

A trip to the Foro Italico is the perfect last preparation ahead of a trip to Paris not too far down the line. The sight at the Foro Italico is one of the most beautiful in tennis, the centre piece of Court Centrale and one of the most picturesque in tennis, the Pietrangelli stadium court... Continue Reading →

Injury ended Jo Konta’s 2019 season after the US Open but the British number one is winless in 6 months as she heads to Monterrey to take on a returning Kim Clijsters!

Four words. Not an ideal draw. British number one who is the second seed in Monterrey next week could have hoped for a better start as she tries to kick off her season. Knee injury forced her 2019 season to be cut short following her quarter final defeat to Elina Svitolina at the US Open.... Continue Reading →

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