1
1
1

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.

Share this page!

Related news

  • Wozniacki: I Want To Win A Grand Slam

    December 22, 2014
    Caroline Wozniacki is featured in the latest issue of Self magazine, talking 2014, 2015, the Australian Open, keeping fit and more. Watch behind-the-scenes video here!
  • Cibulkova All Set For Big Kick-Off

    December 22, 2014
    After an electric start, Dominika Cibulkova's 2014 campaign petered out somewhat. Now she is training hard in Miami, eager to prove she can compete again with the WTA's very best.
  • On This Day: Chrissie Is Born

    December 22, 2014
    It's a very, very special time of the year, as Chris Evert, the WTA's first World No.1 and one of the most accomplished players of all time, celebrates her birthday.
To The Top
3