History making moves for Simone Biles and Naomi Osaka
The GIST: Day 5 was jam-packed with star power, but it wasn’t all golden for the girls.
July 27, 2021
Ashleigh Barty wins second career Grand Slam
The GIST: Of all of the exciting sports finals over the weekend, only one made San Antonio Spurs star Patty Mills and our entire GIST team tear up: Ashleigh Barty’s hard-fought Wimbledon win.
July 12, 2021
Canadian Players Achieve Record at Wimbledon Quarterfinals
The GIST: The maple leaf was well represented at the All England Club during Wimbledon’s men’s quarter-finals.
July 08, 2021
In a quick turnaround after the French Open, Wimbledon officially begins tomorrow, so we’re dishing out all the details on the third (and most high-maintenance) Grand Slam of the year. Pull out your favorite all-white ensemble and try not to stain it with strawberries.
June 27, 2021
Barbora Krejčíková and Novak Djokovic Take Home 2021 French Open Titles
The GIST: The French Open is over, and no one is more excited about it than this kid.
June 14, 2021
Sports Quick Hits: June 7th, 2021
Updates from U.S. Women's Open, Serena Williams, Simone Biles, and the Orlando Pride.
June 08, 2021
Sports Quick Hits: Thursday June 3rd, 2021
Updates from the French Open, U.S. Women's Open, and women's hockey.
June 03, 2021
French Open fines Naomi Osaka
The GIST: Tennis’ second major (and only one on clay), the French Open, began yesterday, and somehow just two days in, there’s a lot to talk about.
May 31, 2021
French Open Preview
HELLO! Or should we say, bonjour! After a week of qualifying rounds, the French Open (aka Roland-Garros) officially begins today, so we’re here to serve up “the gist” on tennis’ second Grand Slam of the year.
May 30, 2021
Guide to Tennis
The modern game of tennis originated in England in the 1890s, but the history of the game dates all the way back to 12th century France when players used the palm of their hand instead of a racket! Oh tennis, you’ve come so far.
May 26, 2021