Why is Serena Williams’ Grand Slam titles compared to Margaret Courts when the same narrative isn’t used to compare Roger, Rafa & Novak to Ken Rosewall?

For about the past four years all I’ve heard about is No.24 and that it would define Serena Williams’ status as the greatest tennis player of all time. I think to myself, why should it? Why should greatness be determined just by silverware and why are we just comparing era’s only when it suits? Since... Continue Reading →

Australian Open Day 7

Super Sunday at Melbourne Park may of been without fans but it was certainly a day full of excitement and mesmerising tennis as places in the final eight were booked and some were squandered from good positions. Thiem tumbles as Dimitrov strikes again! Dominic Thiem will be sick of the sight of Grigor Dimitrov, for... Continue Reading →

Australian Open Day 5

Day 5 at Melbourne Park saw a lot of drama and exceptional tennis for those in attendance ahead of there being no fans at Melbourne Park as the state of Victoria goes into lockdown. Doubts over Djokovic At two sets up, Novak Djokovic' pathway into the fourth round looked pretty plain sailing but an abdominal... Continue Reading →

The conversation once turns again to whether Serena Williams will win No.24 or not, but this number shouldn’t define her status as the Greatest, she’s already achieved that!

For the past couple of years a Grand Slam tournament comes around and the talk turns to will Serena Williams win No.24 and equal the record of Margaret Court. To be honest, even if she doesn't I think Serena's achievements and legacy left in the sport have outweighed those of Margaret with all due respect.... Continue Reading →

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