Greatness, smoothness & injury

In response to @simonrbriggs excellent article in the Telegraph (see here) contrasting Federer and Nadal in respect of their physical longevity on the court, I wanted to agree with Simon’s subsequent tweet about the many factors involved with an injury — the line I frequently quote being: ‘no injury happens in isolation’. Whilst I am […]

Playing with pain and Nadal’s foot

With pain the context is important. This means that in different circumstances we can experience pain or not depending upon the situation. An example would be walking along the road barefoot and you tread on a nail. Ouch! It hurts and you would expect this to be the case as you have just trodden on […]