Posts tagged "wimbledon"

NY Times Public Editor Calls Godawful Serena Williams’ Article A “Missed Opportunity”

Remember that New York Times’ piece about Serena Williams’ body? The one published on Friday that got my knickers all in a twist? By Saturday morning, as Williams was destroying the court…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 13, 2015 - 5:34 pm

Author JK Rowling Shuts Down Idiot Troll Regarding Serena Williams

The majority of Twitter yesterday was in jubilant celebration of Serena Williams and her Grand Slam victory at Wimbledon. The hashtag #SerenaSlam went viral, and happiness abounded.
But, it…

Katrin Higher | July 12, 2015 - 10:00 am

BREAKING: Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon For Grand Slam Title

The powerhouse undefeated women’s tennis player, Serena Williams, has just won Wimbledon (for the 6th time btw) and snagged the Grand Slam title.
Williams defeated Garbiñe Muguruza, a 21 year…

Katrin Higher | July 11, 2015 - 11:30 am

Britney Spears Recreated Famous Album Cover With Her Kids At Disneyland

Oops … we forgot what this album cover looked like until right now. …

Megan Reynolds | July 6, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Wimbledon Winner Marion Bartoli Trashed By Sexist BBC Host: “You’re Never Going To Be A Looker”

“Do you think [Marion] Bartoli’s dad told her when she was little: ‘You’re never going to be a looker, you’ll never be a [Maria] Sharapova, so you have to be…

Jessica Wakeman | July 8, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon After 77-Year British Drought

It seems only fitting that on 7/7/2013, a Brit should reclaim the Wimbledon crown after 77 years. Today Andy Murray finally put a nation out of its misery and won Wimbledon. The…

Celeb Dirty Laundry | July 7, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Bethanie Mattek-Sands Is Ballsy

Some handy puns and phrases that could be used to describe 26-year-old tennis player Bethanie Mattek-Sands wearing a dress made of tennis balls to a pre-Wimbledon party last week:…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 26, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Tennis Is Not A Beauty Contest, Wimbledon

For shame, Wimbledon: the tennis tournament’s website is asking fans to vote on its most attractive players. Yesterday, the vote was about “best-looking” male players (Roger Federer won) and today…

Jessica Wakeman | June 22, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Poll: Who Was The Hottest At Wimbledon?

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Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 6, 2009 - 11:15 am

Williams Sisters Will Face Off In Wimbledon Final For Fourth Time

Holy Sibling Rivalry. For the fourth time in Wimbledon history, the Williams sisters will be facing each other in the championship tennis match. Venus easily beat out top-seed, Dinara Safina,…

Justine Fields | July 2, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week of August 19th 2008

Lykke Li Youth Novels
A Frisky favorite, we’ve been anxiously anticipating the release of Lykke Li’s first full length studio recording. And Youth Novels lives up to her ladylike…

Simcha | August 19, 2008 - 6:30 pm

The Daily Hotness: Rafael Nadal

I could honestly not give a poop about tennis, but I did go to a US Open game once and it was kind of amazing how hushed the crowd gets…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 7, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Quick Pic: Andy Roddick Pours His Sports Drink Into The Gutter

Isn’t that, like, a form of littering cause it makes the sidewalk sticky? [Wimbledon, London, U.K., 6/24/08]…

The Frisky | June 24, 2008 - 2:00 pm