LAURA ROBSON RUMORS & GOSSIP
What's with tennis stars trying to be rappers all of a sudden? First it was Andy Roddick impersonating Jay-Z, now Laura Robson has done her best Kendrick Lamar impression.
Laura posted a clip of her rapping to Kendrick's Backstreet Freestyle, hand actions included. She asked, "So how did I do? Future career as a rapper? #kendrick"
So how did she do guys? Was...
Wimbledon is just around the corner, which means it is the perfect time to inspire British kids to throw on their summer sweats and give that racket a twirl. Laura Robson and Wilson teamed up to encourage kids to take up tennis by touring London schools with Wilson rackets.
Laura Robson has had a rough go after a great start to 2013. How will she cope with the increased scrutiny as the Tour moves closer to home? (photo: Zimbio).
If a match is played on a side court and no one is around to watch it, does the result matter?
British sensation Laura Robson would prefer they didn’t, but a sub-par American hard court season following the Australian Open...
Laura Robson is confident, beautiful and very good at tennis, so it's no wonder the British girl has the guts to wind up her coach, Zeljko Krajan, over his bad habits! Far from turn a blind eye to Krajan's cigarette smoking, Laura revealed after her first round win at Charleston that she's trying to get him to quit.
“I have a really good relationship with (him) …...
Tennis rivals don't normally get messages from their opponent's mother wishing them well in the next round. Particularly after a defeat.
Moments after American Sloane Stephens beat fellow teenager Laura Robson of Britain 7-5, 6-3 in a third-round match at the Australian Open on Saturday, she received a text.
''She was like, `Great job, good fight.' And she said...
Via AP on Fox
January 19, 2013
(January 19, 2013) Before a very pro-Robson crowd, American Sloane Stephens won the battle of the only two teenagers left in the women’s draw on Saturday at the Australian Open. The 19-year 29th seed defeated Great Britain’s Laura Robson 18, 7-5, 6-3 in one hour and 49 minutes.
Stephens ran out to a 4-0 first set lead knocking winners past Robson at will. Robson won the...
American Sloane Stephens broke Laura Robson's service in the opening game and went on to beat the British player 6-4, 7-6 (4), in a first-round match at the Hobart International on Sunday.
Stephens, the eighth-seeded player in Hobart, lost in the quarterfinals to eventual champion Serena Williams at the Brisbane International last week.
In the only other first-round match Sunday...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2013
Seventh-seeded Laura Robson of Britain cruised into the second round of the Shenzhen Open on Sunday, beating Edina Gallovits-Hall of Romania 6-2, 6-1 in her first match of the season.
The 17-year-old Robson won 80 percent of points on her first serve while her 107th-ranked opponent double-faulted eight times, and the Briton wrapped up the win in just under an hour.
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012
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2012 Olympic Mixed Doubles Silver Medalist Laura Robson has been granted a wildcard into the main draw of the 2012 New Haven Open at Yale presented by First Niagara, a WTA event that is part of the Emirates Airline US Open Series to be held August 17-25, 2012 at the Connecticut Tennis Center, it was announced today by Tournament Director Anne Worcester.
Robson, who lives in Wimbledon...