Tennis, anyone?

serena_williams_79128632_ge-1I used to be a fairweather fan. Back (waaaay back) when the Jays won the World Series back-to-back, I think every non-sports person jumped on the bandwagon. But I fell of the sports wagon and never really got back on – team sports don’t interest me, individual sports are a bit too specialist, and all in all it’s been years since I dove into the pro sporting world.

But then my friend managed to score free tickets to the Rogers Cup here in Toronto, and she invited me along. Since I don’t watch or follow tennis, I had very few preconceptions, and a lot to learn. Some random observations from my afternoon at the Rexall Centre:

  • Maybe it was just the two matches that I saw, but the women don’t grunt nearly as much as I thought. […]