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Andy Murray Wins 30th Title; WTA, Players Condemn Russian Tennis Head For “Sexist, Racist” Remarks – Mondays with Bob Greene

Andy Murray Wins 30th Title; WTA, Players Condemn Russian Tennis Head For “Sexist, Racist” Remarks – Mondays with Bob Greene

Oct. 20 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Marin Cilic beat Roberto Bautista Agut 6-4 6-4 to win the men’s singles at the Kremlin Cup by Bank of Moscow in Moscow, Russia Tomas Berdych beat Grigor Dimitrov 5-7 6-4 6-4 to win the If Stockholm Open in Stockholm,...

Rafael Nadal’s Overconformity To Sports Ethic Hurting His GOAT Potential

Rafael Nadal’s Overconformity To Sports Ethic Hurting His GOAT Potential

Oct. 15 | By Andrew Eichenholz   The “sport ethic” could be considered the way in which athletes strive for success, never succumbing to any risks or physical obstacles, doing whatever it takes to achieve a goal. Rafael Nadal’s over conformity to this...

“The Secrets of Spanish Tennis” Book Released By New Chapter Press

“The Secrets of Spanish Tennis” Book Released By New Chapter Press

Oct. 14 | “The Secrets of Spanish Tennis,” the book that features the key Spanish methods and philosophies that have propelled Spain to the pinnacle of professional tennis, is now available for sale from New Chapter Press. The book is written by elite New...

Triumphal Roger Federer Rules In Shanghai – Mondays with Bob Greene

Triumphal Roger Federer Rules In Shanghai – Mondays with Bob Greene

Oct. 12 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Roger Federer beat Gilles Simon 7-6 (6) 7-6 (2) to win the Shanghai Rolex Masters in Shanghai, China Alison Riske beat Belinda Bencic 6-3 6-4 to win the Tianjin Open in Tianjin, China Samantha Stosur beat Zarina...

Results In The Fall On ATP World Tour May Signal Future Success

Results In The Fall On ATP World Tour May Signal Future Success

Oct. 7 | By Andrew Eichenholz In an otherwise ordinary quarterfinal at an ATP World Tour 500 event in Beijing, Martin Klizan played daring, loose tennis to come back and defeat one of the best players of all-time, Rafael Nadal in a three set battle. By the way,...

Shanghai Rolex Masters – A Preview

Shanghai Rolex Masters – A Preview

Oct. 6 | The ATP Tour heads to China this week for the 2014 renewal of the Shanghai Rolex Masters, one of the most prestigious tournaments in the tennis calendar outside of the four Grand Slams. World number one Novak Djokovic arrives in Shanghai as the defending...

Novak Djokovic Is Still Perfect in Beijing – Mondays with Bob Greene

Novak Djokovic Is Still Perfect in Beijing – Mondays with Bob Greene

Oct. 6 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Maria Sharapova beat Petra Kvitova 6-4 2-6 6-3 to win the China Open women’s singles in Beijing, China Novak Djokovic beat Tomas Berdych 6-0 6-2 to win the China Open men’s singles in Beijing, China Kei Nishikori...

Roger Federer’s First-Ever ATP Singles Match Victory

Roger Federer’s First-Ever ATP Singles Match Victory

Sep. 30 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The date September 30, 1998 is a hallmark day on the calendar in the career of Roger Federer. It was the day when the future all-time great in tennis history won his first main draw match on the ATP Tour. The...

Petra Kvitova Wins Wuhan, Qualifies For Singapore – Mondays with Bob Greene

Petra Kvitova Wins Wuhan, Qualifies For Singapore – Mondays with Bob Greene

Sep. 28 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Petra Kvitova beat Eugenie Bouchard 6-3 6-4 to win the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open in Wuhan, China Kei Nishikori beat Julien Benneteau 7-6 (4) 6-4 to win the Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Andy Murray beat Tommy...

Brand Slam: A Look Back at the US Open Brand Winners

Brand Slam: A Look Back at the US Open Brand Winners

Sep. 22 | By Rob Penner   Welcome to our new monthly column “Brand Slam” featuring all things tennis brands: new products, reviews, interviews and more. The world’s biggest sports brands have made all four Grand Slam tournaments a highlight of their...

Li Na Calls It A Career, Victoria Azarenka A Season – Mondays with Bob Greene

Li Na Calls It A Career, Victoria Azarenka A Season – Mondays with Bob Greene

Sep. 22 | STARS Ana Ivanovic beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-2 7-6 (2) to win the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo, Japan David Goffin beat Joao Sousa 6-4 6-3 to win the Moselle Open in Metz, France Karolina Pliskova beat Varvara Lepchenko 6-3 6-7 (5) 6-2 to win the...

Record Gap Between Titles for Mirjana Lucic-Baroni – Mondays with Bob Greene

Record Gap Between Titles for Mirjana Lucic-Baroni – Mondays with Bob Greene

Sep. 15 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS US Open Men’s singles: Marin Cilic beat Kei Nishikori 6-3 6-3 6-3   OTHER Mirjana Lucic-Baroni beat Venus Williams 6-4 6-3 to win the Coupe Banque Nationale in Québec City, Quebec, Canada Sabine Lisicki beat...