Spain vs. Switzerland in Men’s Tennis since 1992

Does the Federer-Nadal rivarly go deeper than just two men? ¬†Probably not, but because Stan Wawrinka said he was tired of answering questions about Roger Federer I got to thinking about their two home countries in the past 25 years of men’s tennis. Let’s Look Deeper Grand Slam Singles Titles: Switzerland 22 – Spain 20…

The Pyrenees Are No More – Spain’s Domination of Roland Garros

Louis XIV once said, “The Pyrenees are no more.”¬† This sparked military conflict as the prospect of Spain and France being ruled by the same person was intolerable for the rest of Europe.¬† Starting in 1993, Spain reversed King Louis’ notions and erased the Pyrenees in favor of Spanish rule. Wertheim’s Mailbag Jon Wertheim’s mailbag…