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What Are The Greatest Ever Matches At The BNP Paribas Open In Indian Wells?

What Are The Greatest Ever Matches At The BNP Paribas Open In Indian Wells?

Mar. 10 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher Jim Courier’ fifth-set tiebreaker final-round victory over Guy Forget in the final of the modern-day BNP Paribas Open in 1991 came up as one of the anniversaries from March 10 on my “This Day In Tennis History”...

John McEnroe To Replace Andre Agassi In PowerShares Series Events In Orlando, Brooklyn

John McEnroe To Replace Andre Agassi In PowerShares Series Events In Orlando, Brooklyn

Sep. 9 | John McEnroe will replace an injured Andre Agassi in the field of the final two PowerShares Series events of the season at the Amway Center in Orlando and the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Both events, originally scheduled for December, will now be played...

Karolina Pliskova, Lucas Pouille Wins Give Reason To Celebrate US Open’s Ultimate-Set Tiebreakers

Karolina Pliskova, Lucas Pouille Wins Give Reason To Celebrate US Open’s Ultimate-Set Tiebreakers

Sep. 6 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Ultimate-set tiebreakers have been the talk of the U.S. Open with Lucas Pouille defeating Rafael Nadal 6-1, 2-6, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (6) in the fourth round of men’s singles and Karolina Pliskova beating Venus Williams...

At Age 36, Venus Williams Not Ready For Retirement

At Age 36, Venus Williams Not Ready For Retirement

Jun. 27 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   When I received an emailed media advisory a few weeks ago announcing that Venus Williams was hosting a conference call to announce her summer plans, my first thought was she might announce that she would retire...

Andy Roddick Continues Winning Ways on PowerShares Series With Win In Charleston, S.C.

Andy Roddick Continues Winning Ways on PowerShares Series With Win In Charleston, S.C.

Apr. 9 | Andy Roddick picked up in 2016 just where he left off in 2015 on the PowerShares Series, winning his debut event of the new season in Charleston, S.C. Saturday night, defeating Andre Agassi 6-1 in the one-set championship match. Roddick’s win...

James Blake Beats John McEnroe In 2016 PowerShares Series Opener In Chicago

James Blake Beats John McEnroe In 2016 PowerShares Series Opener In Chicago

Apr. 8 | James Blake won the opening event on the 2016 PowerShares Series tennis circuit Friday defeating John McEnroe 6-4 in the one-set championship match at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. The tournament win was the fifth career title for Blake on the North...

2016 PowerShares Series Tennis Kicks Off Friday In Chicago

2016 PowerShares Series Tennis Kicks Off Friday In Chicago

Apr. 6 | The PowerShares Series, the tennis circuit for champion players over the age of 30, will kick off its 10th anniversary season for 2016 Friday, April 8 at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. The kick-off event for the 12-city tour will be highlighted by 57-year-old...

Roger Federer’s Top Five Miami Open Memorable Matches

Roger Federer’s Top Five Miami Open Memorable Matches

Mar. 22 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Roger Federer has a long and storied history at many of the world’s biggest and most prestigious events, including the Miami Open on the island paradise of Key Biscayne. The following are the top five most memorable...

Fields For 2016 PowerShares Series Tennis Events Announced – Andre Agassi, Andy Roddick and John McEnroe Highlight 12 Events

Fields For 2016 PowerShares Series Tennis Events Announced – Andre Agassi, Andy Roddick and John McEnroe Highlight 12 Events

Jan. 25 | The PowerShares Series, the tennis circuit for champion players over the age of 30, announced its slate of player fields for its 12-city circuit that begins April 8 in Chicago. Competing players in 2016 are Andre Agassi, John McEnroe, Andy Roddick,...

PowerShares Series Tennis Announces 2016 Circuit Schedule

PowerShares Series Tennis Announces 2016 Circuit Schedule

Jan. 5 | PowerShares Series Tennis, the circuit for champion tennis players over the age of 30, announced today its 2016 circuit will kick off on April 8 in Chicago. The 2016 circuit will feature 12 events throughout the year concluding December 3 with the first-ever...

Music, Entertainment During Tennis Changeovers Not Originally Embraced

Music, Entertainment During Tennis Changeovers Not Originally Embraced

Aug. 16 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   At the U.S. Open, the in-stadium entertainment on Arthur Ashe Stadium is almost as synonymous as the high-level of tennis. The stadium is engulfed in loud music, causing fans to dance and sing while, often, images...

Andre Agassi’s Influencing Fashion Statement From 25 Years Ago

Andre Agassi’s Influencing Fashion Statement From 25 Years Ago

Jun. 1 | by Randy Walker @TennisPublisher It’s a daily ritual of mine to pick up a copy of the book I wrote, “On This Day In Tennis History,” (now also a mobile app) and gaze through the happenings from the day in the calendar. On this morning, June 1,...