December 29th, 2010
05:03 PM ET

What were the top tennis moments of 2010?

This year, John Isner and Nicolas Mahut battled out the longest match in tennis history.
This year, John Isner and Nicolas Mahut battled out the longest match in tennis history.

As the end of 2010 is upon us, I thought I'd share with you my top 10 tennis moments of the year. It has been a year of change in the sport, with the women's game more open than ever, while the balance of power has once again swung Rafa Nadal's way in the men's game.

These are my 10 for 2010 – I hope you agree with them! FULL POST

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December 29th, 2010
12:12 PM ET

Will Wenger's genius finally bring success back to Arsenal?

Arsene Wenger has won three English league titles with Arsenal, but none since 2004. (Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger has won three English league titles with Arsenal, but none since 2004. (Getty Images)

Let me clear up one thing before I get started: I am not an Arsenal supporter. Never have been, never will be … but, and please keep this on the down-low, I am a bit of a fan!

The English club's manager Arsene Wenger can be a bit of a moaner from time to time, but he is also a genius, and like very few in football these days, puts his club before himself.

Plenty of people have questioned why the Frenchman hasn’t bought bigger stars and broken the bank to bring in a reliable goalkeeper. Plenty have said that Arsenal have plenty of style but no substance. Plenty have said a five-year trophyless run should have meant the end of Wenger’s long and storied Arsenal career. They are all wrong.

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