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Bryan Brothers Rockin’ Rally from Cincinnati

Bryan Brothers Rockin’ Rally from Cincinnati

Aug. 14 | By Ken Munson MASON, Ohio — Despite a record 15 major doubles titles, 91 championships in total and the illustrious distinction of being the only doubles team to hold all four majors and an Olympic Gold Medal at the same time, Bob & Mike Bryan...

Washington, D.C. Legacies: The Capital Tennis Town

Washington, D.C. Legacies: The Capital Tennis Town

Jul. 29 | By Jane Voigt, Special for World Tennis Magazine Washington D.C. (July 28, 2013) Politicians, lawyers, and journalists make up a large percentage of the working population in Washington D.C. Yet little known to those that peer inside the capital beltway...

US Junior Adam Neff to Compete in Longines Future Tennis Aces This Week in Paris

US Junior Adam Neff to Compete in Longines Future Tennis Aces This Week in Paris

May. 28 | Adam Neff to compete in Longines Future Tennis Aces in Paris this week. WEEHAWKEN, N.J., (May 25, 2013) – Eleven-year-old Adam Neff’s ultimate tennis goal is not unlike any other top-ranked junior tennis player: He wants to be No. 1 in the world...

Serena Williams as Player of the Year — The Friday Five

Serena Williams as Player of the Year — The Friday Five

Nov. 2 | By Maud Watson Serena Williams could take home WTA Player of the Year award Player of the Year It’s not official – yet – but you can bet that with her win in Istanbul, Serena Williams should, and likely will, be named the WTA’s Player of the...

Juan Carlos Ferrero calls it a career; Serena Williams still rolling — The Friday Five

Juan Carlos Ferrero calls it a career; Serena Williams still rolling — The Friday Five

Oct. 26 | By Maud Watson Farewell, Juanqui! Juan Carlos Ferrero calls is a career in Valencia. Earlier this week at the Valencia Open 500, tennis lost one of its classiest competitors as Juan Carlos Ferrero’s singles career came to a close at the hands of...

Being a top WTA player: is it worth it?

Being a top WTA player: is it worth it?

Oct. 26 | By Jane Voigt owner of DownTheTee.com  October 25, 2012 — No one would deny the level of play. Each match is as good as a semifinal or final at a major tournament. And the elite 8 women who arrived in Istanbul earlier this week will be awarded...

Novak Djokovic close to No. 1; tennis calendar crowding — The Friday Five

Novak Djokovic close to No. 1; tennis calendar crowding — The Friday Five

Oct. 19 | By Maud Watson Ice in the Veins Novak Djokovic battles for the top ATP ranking with Roger Federer Autumn tennis enjoyed a boom as the race for No. 1 heated up thanks in no small part to the spectacular brand of tennis that came off the racquets of...

Novak Djokovic: Dissecting the mind of the talented Serb

Novak Djokovic: Dissecting the mind of the talented Serb

Oct. 18 | By Lisa-Marie Burrows Novak Djokovic via TennisPanoramaNews World No.2, Novak Djokovic, is the man of the moment after enjoying back-to-back wins on the Asian swing of the Tour in Beijing and Shanghai.  The Serbian player is also closing the gap on...

Venus Williams: The building of a champion

Venus Williams: The building of a champion

Oct. 18 | By Jane Voigt, owner of DownTheTee.com Statistics follow Venus Williams like baby ducks after their mother. Five Wimbledon titles and two U. S. Open titles. Those are only the majors ones, though. And to think she didn’t choose her fate, her...

Heather Watson: Slow and steady wins the race

Heather Watson: Slow and steady wins the race

Oct. 16 | By David Kane As 2012 draws to a close, tennis fans feel a distinct sense of divergence on the WTA Tour, as the top women gear up for the Year-End Championships in Istanbul, while the rest give their year one last push in the effort to pick up as many...

Newest Swiss star 15-year-old Belinda Bencic to take on Venus Williams in first round of Luxembourg Open

Newest Swiss star 15-year-old Belinda Bencic to take on Venus Williams in first round of Luxembourg Open

Oct. 13 | Belinda Bencic at the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open (via TennisBloggers.com) LUXEMBOURG (Oct. 13, 2012) – The name Belinda Bencic may be new to many tennis fans, but at only 15-years-old and already racking up ITF titles, Bencic is a Swiss...

Victoria Azarenka and Novak Djokovic back in the hunt — The Friday Five

Victoria Azarenka and Novak Djokovic back in the hunt — The Friday Five

Oct. 12 | By Maud Watson Victoria Azarenka (TennisBloggers.com) Business as Usual Despite pulling out of Tokyo with dizziness, Victoria Azarenka was right back to her winning ways in Beijing. She became the first player since the WTA’s roadmap was introduced...