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NYT: Black's Grass Court Roots

For all Cara Black's success on the hallowed turf of the All-England Club, there are four grass courts 5,000 miles away that will always have a special place in her heart.

Published June 29, 2014 12:13

NYT: Black's Grass Court Roots
Cara Black

LONDON, England - Cara Black has enjoyed her fair share of memorable moments on the famed lawns of the All-England Club. However, it was an impromptu hit on the not-quite-so-immaculate grass courts of her family home in Harare, Zimbabwe that inspired her return to tennis.

The New York Times' Harvey Araton took a trip down memory lane with Black.

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