Reece Goodall

Caroline Garcia advances to US Open semi-final

Carolina Garcia defeated home hero Coco Gauff to advance to the US Open semi-finals. This is the first time that the French player has reached the semi-finals of a Grand Slam singles tournament, and she secured her place with a 6-3 6-4 victory. Garcia is yet to drop a set...
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Posted Sep. 8, 2022

Rafael Nadal out of US Open after Frances Tiafoe upset

Rafael Nadal has been knocked out of the US Open by the US’ Frances Tiafoe in a four-set upset. The Spanish player’s quest for a record-extending 23rd men’s singles title was ended by his only Grand Slam defeat this year – Nadal won both the Australian and French Opens, and...
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Posted Sep. 8, 2022

Swiatek avoids upset to reach quarter-final

Top seed Iga Swiatek has advanced to the US Open quarter-final, avoiding an upset as opponent Jule Niemeier took the first set and looked to have the momentum heading into the second. Ultimately, though, the more experienced player showcased why she is top of the draw, fighting back and wining...
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Posted Sep. 7, 2022

Serena Williams set to retire after US Open defeat

Since the announcement of her imminent retirement from tennis, all eyes have been on Serena Williams to see how far she will progress through what looks to be her final Grand Slam tournament. The results of her first two matches indicated that she was not going to go quietly, eliminating...
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Posted Sep. 6, 2022

Rafael Nadal bloodied during second-round US Open victory

Rafael Nadal cut his own nose with his racquet during a second-round battle with Italy’s Fabio Fognini, but the bloody incident did not prevent him from securing a four-set victory. The 22-time Grand Slam champion’s quest to extend his men’s record continues after a 2-6 6-4 6-2 6-1 victory, which...
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Posted Sep. 5, 2022

The science of boredom

Do you ever find yourself longing for free time, only to be bored when it finally arrives? Reece Goodall explains the psychology behind boredom and the evolutionary advantage that it gives us.
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Posted Sep. 4, 2022