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Carson – Not UCLA – To Be Tennis Venue For Potential Los Angeles Olympic Tennis Competition

Carson – Not UCLA – To Be Tennis Venue For Potential Los Angeles Olympic Tennis Competition

Aug. 27 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Should Los Angeles win the bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, the tennis competition would be held at the StubHub Tennis Center in Carson, Calif., and not at UCLA, site of the 1984 Olympic tennis demonstration...

Who Has The Best Volley In Tennis History?

Who Has The Best Volley In Tennis History?

Jun. 27 |   Sergiy Stakhovsky’s upset win over Roger Federer on Centre Court at Wimbledon showcased some of the best serve-and-volley displays seen at the All England Club in years. His volleying prowess against the 17-time major champion – and seven-time...

Analyzing the Greatest Players of All Time

Analyzing the Greatest Players of All Time

Dec. 16 | Who is the greatest tennis player of all time? This is a question that is discussed almost daily in the tennis world. But how does one compare players from different generations? How would Pete Sampras fair against Don Budge or Jack Kramer or Bill Tilden?...

Stockholm to host ATP Champions Tour event in March: This Week in Tennis Business with Justin Cohen

Stockholm to host ATP Champions Tour event in March: This Week in Tennis Business with Justin Cohen

Oct. 12 | McEnroe and Edberg to clash at new ATP Champions Tour tournament in Stockholm in March Tennis Hall of Famers John McEnroe and Stefan Edberg will have the opportunity to clash in Sweden in March 2012 after it was recently announced that the city of...

Nadal, Murray into semis, Americans sent home

Nadal, Murray into semis, Americans sent home

Sep. 10 | NEW YORK – Solving the thunderbolts thrown his way by John Isner, Andy Murray became just the seventh man in the Open Era to reach the semifinals of all four Grand Slam tournaments in the same year. The fourth-seeded Murray survived the power game...

French frustrations

French frustrations

May. 26 | By Sidney Wood The following is an excerpt from the newly-published memoir of 1931 Wimbledon champion and International Tennis Hall of Fame member Sidney Wood called “THE WIMBLEDON FINAL THAT NEVER WAS…AND OTHER TENNIS TALES FROM BYGONE ERA” ($19.95,...

Andy Roddick’s break-through win: On this day in Sony Ericsson Open history

Andy Roddick’s break-through win: On this day in Sony Ericsson Open history

Mar. 25 | The Sony Ericsson Open in Key Biscayne, Fla., is the biggest, most prestigious tennis tournament in the United States next to the US Open. Its history dates back to 1985 and is documented in pages in my book ON THIS DAY IN TENNIS HISTORY ($19.95, New...

Expanded, Re-Formatted Champions Series Tennis Circuit to Debut in Fall

Expanded, Re-Formatted Champions Series Tennis Circuit to Debut in Fall

Jan. 4 | InsideOut Sports + Entertainment today announced an expanded and re-formatted Champions Series tennis circuit starting in 2011 with one-night events in 12 North American markets played this fall. Each new Champions Series event will feature a field...

Mondays with Bob Greene: Roger Federer says No.1 Ranking is not on his Mind

Mondays with Bob Greene: Roger Federer says No.1 Ranking is not on his Mind

Nov. 22 | STARS Martin Klizan beat Stefan Koubek 7-6 (4) 6-2 to win the Ritro Slovak Open in Bratislava, Slovakia Alex Bogomolov Jr. beat Amer Delic 5-7 7-6 (6) 6-3 to win the JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana in Champaign, Illinois, USA SAYINGS “Right now...

Federer Wins his Fourth Year-End Title

Federer Wins his Fourth Year-End Title

Nov. 18 | WorldTennisMagazine.com takes a look back at ATP World Tour Finals from yester-year in this special series – ATP World Tour Final Rewind. Today we look back to matches from November 18, as excerpted from the book ON THIS DAY IN TENNIS HISTORY ($19.95,...

Mondays with Bob Greene: Roger Federer wins Swiss Indoors

Mondays with Bob Greene: Roger Federer wins Swiss Indoors

Nov. 8 | STARS David Ferrer beat Marcel Granollers 7-5 6-3 to win the Valencia Open 500 in Valencia, Spain Roger Federer beat Novak Djokovic 6-4 3-6 6-1 to win the Swiss Indoors in Basel, Switzerland Ana Ivanovic beat Alisa Kleybanova 6-2 7-6 (5) to win the...

Edberg Edges Safin to win Champions Series Title in Grand Cayman

Edberg Edges Safin to win Champions Series Title in Grand Cayman

Nov. 8 | Stefan Edberg edged Marat Safin 7-6(5), 2-6, 10-8 (Champions Tie-Breaker) Sunday to win the $120,000 The Residences at the Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman Legends Championships. The title was Edberg’s first career title on the Champions Series, the global...