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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...

“On This Day In Tennis History” Book, EBook, Mobile App Now An Audio Book

“On This Day In Tennis History” Book, EBook, Mobile App Now An Audio Book

Dec. 16 | “On This Day In Tennis History,“ the popular tennis book, ebook and mobile app, is now also available as an audio book. The calendar-like compilation of historical and unique anniversaries, events and happenings from the world of tennis is now available...

Grand Slam Spoilers! The Three Times Grand Slam Dreams Have Fallen One Leg Short

Grand Slam Spoilers! The Three Times Grand Slam Dreams Have Fallen One Leg Short

Sep. 7 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   There is much talk about the five players who have completed the six Grand Slams in the history of tennis – Don Budge (1938), Maureen Connolly (1953), Rod Laver (1962, 1969), Margaret Court (1970) and Steffi...

A Battle of the Sexes Tennis Match From 30 Years Ago You May Have Forgotten

A Battle of the Sexes Tennis Match From 30 Years Ago You May Have Forgotten

Aug. 23 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   After an appearance on the Jimmy Kimmel Show, John McEnroe has fanned some flames about, yet, another “Battle of the Sexes” match, this time featuring himself, at age 56, against world No. 1 Serena Williams....

Comparing Serena Williams 2015 Season (So Far) To The Greatest Ever

Comparing Serena Williams 2015 Season (So Far) To The Greatest Ever

Jul. 11 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   With her 6-4, 6-4 Wimbledon final win over Spain’s Garbine Muguruza, Serena Williams has won the third leg of a calendar year Grand Slam in 2015. The win also completes a her second “Serena Slam” with her...

Three Comeback Queens Of The WTA Tour

Three Comeback Queens Of The WTA Tour

Dec. 23 | There is nothing that gets the tennis world more intrigued than an unexpected comeback. Hence why fans are already questioning if recently unretired Nicole Vaidisova, who reached world number seven in May 2007, will be offered a wildcard into the 2015...

Who Is The Greatest Jewish Female Tennis Player Of All Time?

Who Is The Greatest Jewish Female Tennis Player Of All Time?

Dec. 15 | Much has been written, discussed and argued on who is the greatest female tennis player of all time. Margaret Court won more major singles titles than any other woman (24) and more majors in singles, doubles and mixed (62), but Martina Navratilova,...

Martina Navratilova, Justin Gimelstob Join Coaching Ranks – Mondays with Bob Greene

Martina Navratilova, Justin Gimelstob Join Coaching Ranks – Mondays with Bob Greene

Dec. 14 | Mondays with Bob Greene   SAYING “My goal is to win a Grand Slam, so to have someone with Martina’s accomplishments in my corner is going to be hugely advantageous and give me a big boost. We are originally from a similar part of the world...

Comparing Serena Williams With Fellow “18″ Club Members Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova (As Well As Steffi Graf)

Comparing Serena Williams With Fellow “18″ Club Members Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova (As Well As Steffi Graf)

Sep. 7 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   It was indeed an historical moment in tennis when Serena Williams won her 18th major tennis championship at the 2014 U.S. Open. Serena’s 18th title – won with a 63 63 win over Caroline Wozniacki – tied...

Petra Kvitova Dominates Genie Bouchard To Win Second Wimbledon Title

Petra Kvitova Dominates Genie Bouchard To Win Second Wimbledon Title

Jul. 5 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   In a 55-minute display of ferocious power tennis, Petra Kvitova easily won her second Wimbledon singles title with a 6-3, 6-0 domination of 20-year-old upstart Genie Bouchard. Kvitova, the 2011 Wimbledon champion...

Updated “On This Day In Tennis History” Mobile App Now Available On Kindle

Updated “On This Day In Tennis History” Mobile App Now Available On Kindle

Jun. 20 | NEW YORK – “On This Day In Tennis History,” the book and mobile app that documents daily anniversaries of historic and unusual events in tennis history, is now available as an electronic Kindle download. The new electronic version – and the...

Steve Flink Analyzes Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams in the “Greatest of All Time” Debate

Steve Flink Analyzes Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams in the “Greatest of All Time” Debate

Sep. 18 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The conclusion of the 2013 U.S. Open has caused for many tennis fans to take stock on its historical consequences. After the final two days of the tournament, many tennis observers began to suggest that the men’s...