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Author: Devon Momy-Gamache

Another new Grand Slam champion in 2019?

Photo courtesy of WTA. With two different winners the WTA is sticking to the script of any player being able to win on any given week. After winning in Paris Ashleigh Barty continued to play well and climbed past Naomi Osaka to claim the top ranking into Wimbledon. The grass courts favour those with strong […]

USA and Europe dominate: World Cup quarterfinals preview

This year’s World Cup favourites, the USA, have had a lot to celebrate so far but are preparing for their stiffest test yet against France in the quarterfinal. (Photo courtesy of FIFA.com.) Seven of the remaining eight teams are European, yet the favourites are still the United States. The quarterfinals have a bit of everything, […]

Weekly Rebound: The computers take over

The Washington Mystics discussing a game plan. (Photo by Chris Marion/NBAE via Getty Images.) Instead of me making up the rankings as I go, this week the ranking will be based on net ratings. The WNBA expanded their stats section over the winter and added many more ways to learn about your favourite team’s strengths and […]

Week 3 Rebound: Minimal games means odd stats

Photo courtesy of WNBA.com. Starting to approach the quarter way point in the season we have enough of a sample size that a random game will change much, but a stretch of two or three games can definitely lead to some funny looking stats. Power Rankings Based on recent results above all else, also a […]

Clay continues to create chaos: a French Open recap

Ashleigh Barty defeated Markéta Vondroušová to win the French Open on Saturday. (Photo courtesy of The New York Times.) Heading into the French Open there were four women with a shot at the top ranking but only one made it to the quarters. Instead of the favourites, the semi-finals included a player who was playing […]

New season, new stories, new weekly rebound

I’ve decided to change up the way I’m boxing out (writing), to make rebounding easier so that you can collect as much information as possible about this beautiful league. The power rankings will now take up most of this article but every week I’ll dive into a different aspect of the game, this week being […]

WNBA 2019 season preview

Photo courtesy of Bleacher Report. Opening tip-off is just around the corner and WNBA fans are ready to jump. An eventful offseason has seen stars change teams, return from injury and get injured while overseas.Over the next three and a half months stars will rise and fall, top athletes will show off their skills and […]