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The Aegon International In Eastbourne Provides Late Wimbledon Testing Ground For Top WTA Stars

The Aegon International In Eastbourne Provides Late Wimbledon Testing Ground For Top WTA Stars

Jun. 19 | The Aegon International at Eastbourne is one of the most historic events on the WTA Tour. It is the premier women’s Wimbledon grass-court preparatory event held at Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club since 1974. The great Martina Navratilova, arguably...

Gilles Muller Tops Ivo Karlovic In Dutch Slugfest – Mondays with Bob Greene

Gilles Muller Tops Ivo Karlovic In Dutch Slugfest – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 18 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Lucas Pouille beat Feliciano Lopez 4-6 7-6 (5) 6-4 to win the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, Germany Gilles Muller beat Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (5) 7-6 (4) to win the Ricoh Open men’s singles in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Annett...

Inspiring Senior Tennis Players Profiled In New Book “Sport of a Lifetime – Enduring Personal Stories From Tennis”

Inspiring Senior Tennis Players Profiled In New Book “Sport of a Lifetime – Enduring Personal Stories From Tennis”

Jun. 13 | New Chapter Press announced the release of the book “Sport of a Lifetime – Enduring Personal Stories From Tennis” written by long-time tennis enthusiast Judy Aydelott. Featuring enriching and motivational stories about those who love...

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...

Rafael Nadal Wins His 10th French Open, Jelena Ostapenko Her First – Mondays with Bob Greene

Rafael Nadal Wins His 10th French Open, Jelena Ostapenko Her First – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 11 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS French Open Men’s Singles: Rafael Nadal beat Stan Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 Women’s Singles: Jelena Ostapenko beat Simona Halep 4-6 6-4 6-3 Men’s Doubles: Ryan Harrison and Michael Venus beat Donald Young and Santiago...

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...

New French Open Women’s Champion To Be Crowned – Mondays with Bob Greene

New French Open Women’s Champion To Be Crowned – Mondays with Bob Greene

Jun. 4 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS (French Open – First Week) Kristina Mladenovic beat fourth-seeded Garbiñe Muguruza 6-1 3-6 6-3 Pablo Carreno Busta beat fifth-seeded Milos Raonic 4-6 7-6 (2) 6-7 (6) 6-4 8-6 Ons Jabeur beat sixth-seeded Dominika...

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...

Angelique Kerber’s Woes Continue At French Open – Mondays with Bob Greene

Angelique Kerber’s Woes Continue At French Open – Mondays with Bob Greene

May. 28 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS   Stan Wawrinka beat Mischa Zverev 4-6 6-3 6-3 to win the Banque Eric Sturdza Geneva Open in Geneva, Switzerland   Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat Tomas Berdych 7-6 (2) 7-5 to win the Open Parc Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes...

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...

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...