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International Tennis Hall of Fame Changes Induction Policies

International Tennis Hall of Fame Changes Induction Policies

May. 24 | The International Tennis Hall of Fame has made changes to the policies that govern Hall of Fame induction, effective for the Class of 2018. The modifications include the addition of automatic ballot inclusion in the first year of eligibility for players...

No Serena, No Maria – What Woman Will Win Roland Garros?

No Serena, No Maria – What Woman Will Win Roland Garros?

May. 22 | With Serena Williams off the tour as she gets ready to deliver her first child and Maria Sharapova not gaining a wild card entry, who will fill their void and claim the women’s singles title at Roland Garros? For now, Germany’s Angelique Kerber...

Can Rafael Nadal Win ‘La Decima’ of French Open Titles?

Can Rafael Nadal Win ‘La Decima’ of French Open Titles?

May. 22 | No man has won one of the Grand Slam singles titles 10 times or more in any era – the only woman to do so was Margaret Court, who claimed the Australian Open on 11 occasions. But in-form Rafael Nadal now has a brilliant chance of making history...

Alexander Zverev Topples Novak Djokovic To Win Rome – Mondays with Bob Greene

Alexander Zverev Topples Novak Djokovic To Win Rome – Mondays with Bob Greene

May. 22 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Alexander Zverev beat Novak Djokovic 6-4 6-3 to win the Internazionali BNL d’Italia men’s singles in Rome, Italy Elina Svitolina beat Simona Halep 4-6 7-5 6-1 to win the Internazionali BNL d’Italia women’s...

Andy Roddick Fights Off Persistent John McEnroe To Win PowerShares Series Title In Chicago

Andy Roddick Fights Off Persistent John McEnroe To Win PowerShares Series Title In Chicago

May. 17 | Andy Roddick defeated 58-year-old John McEnroe 7-5  in a thrilling and entertaining one-set championship match to win the PowerShares QQQ Challenge Wednesday night at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. The win is the 16th career title for Roddick on the...

Rafael Nadal Continues His Clay Court Dominance – Mondays with Bob Greene

Rafael Nadal Continues His Clay Court Dominance – Mondays with Bob Greene

May. 14 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 7-6 (8) 6-4 to win the Mutua Madrid Open men’s singles in Madrid, Spain Simona Halep beat Kristina Mladenovic 7-5 6-7 (5) 6-2 to win the Mutua Madrid Open women’s singles in Madrid,...

Former Davis Cup Champion Cliff Richey Saving Lives With His Books

Former Davis Cup Champion Cliff Richey Saving Lives With His Books

May. 10 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   It was the summer of 2008 when I received the voice mail. The voice on the other end of the phone was serious with a Texas drawl. The man identified himself as Cliff Richey, who said he was calling on the recommendation...

Marin Cilic Gets Clay Game Ready for Paris – Mondays with Bob Greene

Marin Cilic Gets Clay Game Ready for Paris – Mondays with Bob Greene

May. 7 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Alexander Zverev beat Guido Pella 6-4 6-3 to win the BMW Open by FWU in Munich, Germany Pablo Carreno Busta beat Gilles Muller 6-2 7-6 (5) to win the Millennium Estoril Open in Estoril, Portugal Marin Cilic beat...

American Junior Sam Riffice Has Breakthrough Week In Vero Beach At Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships

American Junior Sam Riffice Has Breakthrough Week In Vero Beach At Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships

May. 1 | Tennis fans should keep their eye on Sam Riffice. The 18-year-old from Roseville, Calif., had a breakthrough tournament at the Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships, a $15,000 USTA Pro Circuit event at Grand Harbor Golf & Beach...

Rafael Nadal Adds Barcelona to 10-Victories List – Mondays with Bob Greene

Rafael Nadal Adds Barcelona to 10-Victories List – Mondays with Bob Greene

May. 1 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-4 6-1 to win the Barcelona Open Sabadell in Barcelona, Spain Laura Siegemund beat Kristina Mladenovic 6-1 2-6 7-6 (5) to win the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany Lucas...

Wimbledon Cinderella Marcus Willis Gets To Play On Another Famous Grass Tennis Court – At The Jack Nicklaus Home

Wimbledon Cinderella Marcus Willis Gets To Play On Another Famous Grass Tennis Court – At The Jack Nicklaus Home

Apr. 30 | Ten months after playing all-time great tennis player Roger Federer on Centre Court at Wimbledon, Marcus Willis almost got a chance to play another grass-court tennis match against an equally legendary figure from golf – Jack Nicklaus. While in Florida...

Andy Roddick Wins PowerShares Series Title In Return To Birmingham

Andy Roddick Wins PowerShares Series Title In Return To Birmingham

Apr. 29 | Returning to the scene of his first career PowerShares Series event in 2014, Andy Roddick defeated John McEnroe 6-4 Friday night in the one-set championship match to win the Champions Shootout at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Ala. The win was the...