Serena Williams and the rusticana cavalleria

Serena Williams and the rusticana cavalleria

What Serena is this that we see now? The one of the Williams of all the life or the one of the last US Open? I wonder if it’s Serena Williams, the Williams sisters of a lifetime, or Serena Williams of the last US Open. I answer that it is the latter: the company, the logo, the pin, the neon lamp, the symbol under construction. I can not look at Serena for a long time since the last US Open. It is as if at each point I could see the essence of that woman and mother harshly battered by tennis. It’s like I’m watching The purple color. Read more…

Nadal against Djokovic

Nadal against Djokovic: his great negation

Of return to itself, Rafael Nadal ascended yesterday another rung with a convincing performance in front of Stefanos Tsitsipas, the youngster who a week ago ruined his parade through the sand of the Caja Mágica in Madrid. Raising his performance considerably, the number two calmed the Athenian’s competitive momentum (6-3 and 6-4, in 1h 42m) and returned after four months to a final, the second of this season after which he played at the end January in Melbourne, against Novak Djokovic. Read more…