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Procrastinators Corner, Tennis / 17.12.2015

When I say old school. I'm talking late 80's early 90's. The glory days of big hair, bright neons, spandex and hammer pants. No one could escape the glory days of fashion. Not even tennis great Andre Agassi. This clip was intended to help people practice their tennis skills. Now it's just a checkpoint to see how far the sport has progressed. Mullet and all. The video is a clip from coach Nick Bollettieri's "Attack" training video. ...

Procrastinators Corner, Tennis / 18.11.2015

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1000"] The Djoker - art by project x[/caption] Or just tennis fans who appreciate cool artwork. Project X is allowing free hi-res images of their Tennis Heroes Collection to celebrate the ATP World Tour Finals in London. The team at Project X are huge tennis fans and it comes through in the art. It's hard to pick a favorite one! These images will make for great desktop backgrounds or phone wallpapers. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1000"] Federer, Roger Federer - Project X[/caption]...

Procrastinators Corner, Tennis / 16.11.2015

Top Tennis Training's YouTube page posted a practice session with Roger Federer last week while he was prepping for the ATP Finals in London. The angle they used for a camera quickly put me in place of how I thought I'd do against a pro. You'll notice pretty quickly the speed difference of the trainers vs. Federer's volleys. Quite amazing to be honest. Towards the end of the session you get a little sneaky surprise. ...

Procrastinators Corner, Tennis / 30.10.2015

Here are some great tennis trick shots by Gregor Dimitrov, Gael Monfils, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and more. These were compiled by YouTube user tennistop10's. All of the trickery goes on in practice. A few weeks back one of Novak's practice shots had gone viral, which is also a reason this edit was created. When asked why he(Djokovic) doesn't attempt those amazing shots in tourney, he responded that it would be "disrespectful" to his opponent. Novak also said he felt that "I don't...

Procrastinators Corner, Tennis / 27.10.2015

This is a classic example of what makes tennis fun. Granted this is an exhibition match. I've never seen any sport take a quick time out, pull a person, let alone 2 out of the crowd and invite them to play. Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro play at Madison Square Garden for the BNP Paribas Showdown back in 2013. Nadal decides he wants to pull actor Ben Stiller from the crowd. To get even, Juan decides he wants some help too. ...