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Hand-Picked By Arthur Ashe To Run His Foundation, Joseph Continues Inspired Work With WINNING

Hand-Picked By Arthur Ashe To Run His Foundation, Joseph Continues Inspired Work With WINNING

Sep. 4 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   In his book “Days of Grace,” Arthur Ashe called Jacqueline Joseph, who he selected to run his Arthur Ashe Foundation as someone with “outstanding credentials” as a “a young graduate of Stanford University...

Greenville, N.C. Well Represented In Pro Tennis With Patrick Kypson, Tommy Paul

Greenville, N.C. Well Represented In Pro Tennis With Patrick Kypson, Tommy Paul

Aug. 31 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Orlando, Atlanta and Los Angeles are known as the best tennis cities in the United States, but Greenville, N.C.? The eastern North Carolina city and the home of East Carolina University is one of the few American...

“Miracle” J.C. Aragone, The University of Virginia’s No. 5 Player, Qualifies For The US Open

“Miracle” J.C. Aragone, The University of Virginia’s No. 5 Player, Qualifies For The US Open

Aug. 26 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   I asked J.C. Aragone whether he liked the movie “Rudy” or “Hoosiers” better. He paused while sitting in a interview cubicle at the Bud Collins Media Room inside Arthur Ashe Stadium and...

20 Years Ago, An Historic Debut Day For Arthur Ashe Stadium

20 Years Ago, An Historic Debut Day For Arthur Ashe Stadium

Aug. 24 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   It was 20 years ago on August 25, 1997, when Arthur Ashe Stadium was first dedicated. As documented in my book and mobile app “This Day In Tennis,” the United States Tennis Association dedicated Arthur Ashe...

Roger Federer Wins Record Eighth Wimbledon Title With Destruction Of Marin Cilic

Roger Federer Wins Record Eighth Wimbledon Title With Destruction Of Marin Cilic

Jul. 16 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Wimbledon is played in the London suburb with the postal code SW19, but the 2017 edition of The Championships was all about RF19. Roger Federer won his 19th career major title – and his record-breaking eighth...

On A Turn Of A Dime, Garbine Muguruza Beats Venus Williams To Win Wimbledon

On A Turn Of A Dime, Garbine Muguruza Beats Venus Williams To Win Wimbledon

Jul. 15 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   “I’ve never seen a match turn on a dime like that” said Pam Shriver on ESPN of the 2017 Wimbledon final between Garbine Muguruza and Venus Williams. Muguruza faced double-set point in the first...

An Inspiration To Latvians, No Pressure Ostapenko A Wimbledon Threat Too

An Inspiration To Latvians, No Pressure Ostapenko A Wimbledon Threat Too

Jun. 12 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Jelena Ostapenko’s upset win at the French Open is the biggest story in the history of tennis in the nation of Latvia. Ostapenko is the first player from the small Eastern European country, once part of the...

Roland Garros In The City Gives French Open Feel To Lower Manhattan

Roland Garros In The City Gives French Open Feel To Lower Manhattan

Jun. 9 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   As part of an effort to enhance its Roland Garros brand in New York City, the French Tennis Federation has created a “Roland Garros in the City” promotion at Brookfield Place in lower Manhattan, in...

Athens, Georgia – The St. Andrews of College Tennis – Needs Consistent Rota Spot For NCAA Tennis

Athens, Georgia – The St. Andrews of College Tennis – Needs Consistent Rota Spot For NCAA Tennis

May. 30 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Legendary University of Georgia men’s tennis coach Dan Magill would often call Henry Feild Stadium and the University of Georgia tennis complex in Athens, Ga., as “The Mecca of College Tennis.” The label...

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...

The Professional Tennis Tournament That Time Forgot

The Professional Tennis Tournament That Time Forgot

Apr. 11 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in the Long Island community of Uniondale, N.Y. is the new home of an ATP tennis tournament starting in 2018. The former home of the NHL’s New York Islanders and the then...

The Issue With Davis Cup Not Many Talk About ….

The Issue With Davis Cup Not Many Talk About ….

Apr. 4 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Boris Becker once had a famous description of Davis Cup. “It takes a week to prepare, a week to play and week to get over.” Davis Cup, the most historic international team competition in all of sport, is a...