Award-winning Australian sports writer Will Swanton has spent the last year on the trail of tennis greats including, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray and in The Slams exposes the inside drama of the world tennis tour.
Will Swanton has been an award-winning sports journalist for 15 years. He's written for The Australian, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Sun-Herald, The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph. He has received the Australian Sports Commission's award for the best contribution to the coverage of sport by an individual. His words have been published by Australian Associated Press, Reuters, Agence-France Press, The New York Times and Wisden. His photographs have been published by The Australian and Reuters. He's twice featured in Best Australian Sports-Writing compilations and travelled extensively to report on the Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, Australia's Test and World Cup cricket teams, Test and State of Origin rugby league, Bledisloe Cup rugby and the Association of Surfing Professionals world championship tour. This is his sixth book.