ATP Indian Wells 1000: Preview of Day 5 Matches.

On Saturday, all the top guys in top half of the draw entertained the crowd. Now it’s the turn of the big guns like Djokovic, Berdych and Tsonga on other half to do the same. Matches to follow on men’s side. [4] Tomas Berdych vs. Roberto Bautista Agut These two have split their two previous…

ATP Indian Wells : Preview

Its March and it is time already for the year’s first ATP Masters 1000 series tournament-BNP PARIBAS OPEN, Indian Wells, California, USA or simply Indian Wells open to start. This is the 39th edition of this tournament since it’s foundation in 1974 and is one of the two ATP masters 1000 series tournaments played in…

Dubai Final – Preview

[3] Tomas Berdych vs. [4] Roger Federer   This match up is an overshadowed rivalry. H2H of 11-6 in Roger’s favor also depicts the same. Czech gave tough time for the Swiss on court right from their first match in 2004 Athens Olympics. Berdych’s strength is his gigantic serve and the explosive forehand. He always…

Do Numbers Predict Better Than Nostradamus?

Predictability: Does the Flap of a Butterfly’s Wings in Brazil set off a Tornado in Texas? [1] When I first presented my preliminary report on the test of divisibility of seven at the American Mathematical Society in 2002 [2], little did I know that my theory had a deep connection with Wawrinka’s Australian open 2014win?…

Five Great Women’s Performances at Melbourne Park

The Australian Open is now just days away. Here, Toby Reiner looks back at some of the great performances in the women’s singles at Melbourne Park. As with the men’s list, these matches are in chronological order. Steffi Graf (1) beat Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario (2) 6-0 6-2 (final, 1994) That Graf won the “Golden Slam” in…