• Sep
    09
    What makes a tennis champion? Natural talent or hard work?
        This question was originally asked during an “ask me anything” Quora Session I hosted. I’ve updated, improved and expanded upon that answer here. The short answer is that it’s a combination of the two rather than one or the other. Genes absolutely play an important role in determining the potential of our athletic… Read more
  • Sep
    01
    Djokovic’s fan following versus Federer and Nadal
      This question was originally asked during an “ask me anything” Quora Session I hosted. I’ve updated, improved and expanded upon that answer here. My immediate feeling is that Novak isn’t as popular as Roger or Rafa simply because he’s not them. Make no mistake, Djokovic is a very likable, popular and respected guy but… Read more
  • May
    28
    Equal prize money at the Grand Slams? It’s not equal. Simple as.
    Photo credit: Wimbledon To be honest I’ve been hesitant to touch this controversial issue. In today’s politically correct climate and social media fueled outrage culture there seems to be some topics that simply cannot be discussed without immediately being called a sexist or worse. Shutting down conversations by resorting to name calling rather than engaging… Read more
  • Jan
    31
    Murray can end Serb’s monopoly
    ASIDE from hoping the Australian Open gets a real classic of a men’s final after two weeks during which the integrity of the sport has been repeatedly questioned, I want to see Andy Murray get the title his talent and commitment deserves. Saying it’s not going to be easy is a bit like saying Murray… Read more