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Leading Spine Surgeon Talks Protecting Spine During Tennis

Leading Spine Surgeon Talks Protecting Spine During Tennis

Feb. 2 | by Todd H. Lanman, MD If you think that tennis could be causing your low back pain, you are probably right, and you’re not alone. Studies show that 62% of tennis players have some degree of injury in their lower (lumbar) spine. Most of the time these...

PowerShares Series 2017 Tickets Now On Sale For Toronto, Charleston

PowerShares Series 2017 Tickets Now On Sale For Toronto, Charleston

Jan. 16 | Tickets for the first two events on the 2017 PowerShares Series in Toronto, Canada and Charleston, S.C. are now on sale. The Champions Challenge in Toronto, to be played March 30 at 7pm at the Ricoh Coliseum, will feature John McEnroe, Jim Courier,...

Inaugural Kolyada Pro-Am Tennis Tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia is a Huge Success

Inaugural Kolyada Pro-Am Tennis Tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia is a Huge Success

Jan. 12 | The first Pro-Am tennis tournament to be played in St. Petersburg, Russia, named Kolyada, took place before a crowd of enthusiastic tennis fans who were treated to a high-spirited championship match, played in the well-known Pro-Am format. The tournament...

Arraya Tennis In Key Biscayne To Host Wild Card Event For Mardy Fish Vero Beach USTA Futures

Arraya Tennis In Key Biscayne To Host Wild Card Event For Mardy Fish Vero Beach USTA Futures

Jan. 9 | The Arraya Tennis Academy in Key Biscayne, Fla., will be the host of the first of two wild card singles events for the 2017 Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships, a $15,000 men’s USTA Futures event played in Vero Beach, Florida. Arraya...

Saving Nine Match-Points – All With Backhand Down-The-Line Passing Shots: A Throwback Article From World Tennis Magazine

Saving Nine Match-Points – All With Backhand Down-The-Line Passing Shots: A Throwback Article From World Tennis Magazine

Jan. 8 | By George Lott, Jr. The following is an article published in the June 1964 edition of World Tennis magazine by International Tennis Hall of Fame member George Lott on his U.S. Davis Cup teammate Sidney Wood, one of the most fascinating figures in the...

The Legacy of Bud Collins Lives On With “The Bud Collins History of Tennis” Book

The Legacy of Bud Collins Lives On With “The Bud Collins History of Tennis” Book

Dec. 22 | The legacy of Bud Collins will continue in his encyclopedic compilation “The Bud Collins History of Tennis,” which is now available in a third edition. Collins, the most influential and famous journalist in the history of tennis, died on...

Nicole Gibbs Becomes Ambassador For Gluten-Free ArrowBars

Nicole Gibbs Becomes Ambassador For Gluten-Free ArrowBars

Dec. 15 | Rising tennis star and personality Nicole Gibbs has been named the newest ambassador for the newly-launched gluten free energy bar called “ArrowBar.” Gibbs joins top American tennis stars John Isner and Stevie Johnson, as well as former ATP Pros...

“Let’s Party Naked” – A Tennis Rivalry From 1986 Revisited

“Let’s Party Naked” – A Tennis Rivalry From 1986 Revisited

Nov. 22 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Rivalries are what make tennis – and sports in general – great. John McEnroe vs. Ivan Lendl. Martina Navratilova vs. Chris Evert. Pete Sampras vs. Andre Agassi. In my high school playing days, the big rivalry...

James Blake Tops Andy Roddick In Oregon To Win Sixth Career PowerShares Series Title

James Blake Tops Andy Roddick In Oregon To Win Sixth Career PowerShares Series Title

Nov. 5 | James Blake won his sixth career PowerShares Series tournament title Friday, defeating Andy Roddick 7-5 in the one-set final to win the Champions Challenge Portland at the Moda Center. The win was the second title this year for Blake on the North American...

Wuhan: The Future of Tennis in China

Wuhan: The Future of Tennis in China

Nov. 1 | Ever since Steven Simon became WTA CEO, ten events have been staged not only in Taiwan and Hong Kong but across Mainland China. The Elite Trophy Zhuhai is the eighth tournament on the women’s circuit to take place in Mainland China. The sportsbetting...

Tennis Fans Deserve A Wider Range of Games

Tennis Fans Deserve A Wider Range of Games

Oct. 11 | When it comes to sports and games, they usually go hand in hand. The popularity of sport means that they have a wide audience and many players who would play their favorite sports as games. Think FIFA 17, NBA, F1, the list goes on. However, one sport...

Petra Kvitova Ends Strong Week With Wuhan Title – Mondays with Bob Greene

Petra Kvitova Ends Strong Week With Wuhan Title – Mondays with Bob Greene

Oct. 3 | Mondays with Bob Greene   STARS Petra Kvitova beat Dominika Cibulkova 6-1 6-1 to win the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open in Wuhan, China Karen Khachanov beat Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-7 (4) 7-6 (3) 6-3 to win the Chengdu Open in Chengdu, China Tomas Berdych...