Entries for the ‘Tennis Stats’ Category

Serena Williams’s Longest Winning Streaks

After her Thursday thrilling 3r Madrid win over Victoria Azarenka, Serena Williams extended her win streak to 26. But that’s not her longest! Winning Streaks by Serena Williams 34 – Serena Williams (2013 Miami to 2013 Wimbledon 4r – l. to Lisicki) 26 – Serena Williams (2014 WTA Finals RR to present) 25 – Serena […]

ATP Players With 200 Or More Clay Wins

Roger Federer joined the active 200 clay court win club – there is one? Rafael Nadal 329 David Ferrer 294 Nicolas Almagro 252 (in Estoril QFs) Tommy Robredo 251 Juan Monaco 220 Albert Montanes 202 (in Estoril 2R) Roger Federer 200 (in Istanbul QFs) Through matches on April 29, 2015

The Greatest Rivalries In Tennis

Today in the Monte Carlo semifinals, in one of the great rivalries in tennis, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will meet for the 43rd time, which is the most frequent Open Era match-up and one of the most evenly contested. The pair has met 42 times in total (Nadal 23-19 Djokovic) – 21 times on […]

Novak Djokovic’s Bagel Sets Through The Years

This probably won’t apply to tomorrow’s Novak Djokovic-Rafael Nadal match, but I give you the numbers in regards to the bagel sets Djokovic has compiled throughout his career including the two this week. Year Bagel sets 2015 10 > Through Monte Carlo QFs Since going gluten-free at the start of 2011, Djokovic’s bagel baking proficiency […]

Seven Retirements in Shanghai, an ATP Tournament Record?

Seven retirements at an ATP event? Is that a record?

Most Aces Hit in a Tennis Match

Ivo Karlovic crushed a Davis Cup record-tying 47 aces in a win over James Blake Friday.

Dinara Safina, Worst Lost Ever by a World No. 1?

Is Dinara Safina’s one game the fewest won in a match by a World No. 1?

Serena Williams Has Never Lost Two Tiebreaks in a Match

Did you know that Serena Williams has never lost two tiebreaks in a match?