French Open

May 26, 2016 0

The French Open is the premier clay court tennis championship in the world. Officially named Internationaux de France de Roland-Garros  and sometimes known as Roland-Garros,…

Bobby Jones

March 17, 2016 1

Robert Tyre Jones, Jr. was the greatest amateur golfer ever to play the game. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, on this date in 1902, Jones was…

Monica Seles

March 11, 2016 0

Monica Seles is the greatest teenage tennis player in history. Born in Novi Sad, Yugoslavia [current-day Serbia] December 2, 1973, she is the younger of…

Byron Nelson

February 4, 2016 0

John Byron Nelson was perhaps the most dominant golfer of his era. Born on a 160-acre cotton farm outside Waxahachie, Texas, on this date in…

Rod Laver

January 27, 2016 0

Rodney George Laver is the only player in tennis history to win two Grand Slams. Born in rural Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, on August 9, 1938,…