The Top 10 WTA Players on Grass in the 2010s

The Grass Was Greener on Their Side: Part 1  The Top 10 WTA Players on Grass in the 2010s. The U.S. Open last week announced it...

Steffi Graf’s Golden Slam

Steffi Graf is seen as one of tennis’ best ever players, winning 22 Grand Slams but 1988 was the year that will never be...

The Greatest: The Men and Women Who Made Tennis. No. 6 – Pete Sampras

As the Coronavirus crisis continues to prevent any elite professional tennis from being played, one of the few ways in which tennis lovers can...

The French Open dominance of Justine Henin

If Rafael Nadal is known as the 'King of Clay' then, for a period in the mid 2000s, Justine Henin was almost certainly the...

Yannick Noah – The last Frenchman to triumph at Roland Garros

With the French Open meant to have taken place currently, Last Word on Tennis decided to fill the void by revisiting some famous matches...

Memorable Men’s Grand Slam Finals in the 2000s

There were some memorable major finals in men’s tennis during the 2000s and Last Word on Tennis picked out five of the best. Andre Agassi...

French Open Flashbacks: John McEnroe v Ivan Lendl 1984 Final

With the French Open meant to have taken place this summer, Last Word on Tennis decided to fill the void by revisiting some famous...
Maureen Connolly

Greatest of All-Time: Maureen Connolly?

This is the fourth in a series of examining the greatest female tennis players of all time, this is the third, you may read...
Helen Wills in action at Wimbledon

Helen Wills: The Greatest of All Time?

Career: 1921-1938 Major Titles: 19 Wimbledon: eight U.S. Open: seven French Open: five Australian Open: did not play Doubles Major Titles: 12 (9 women’s, 3 mixed) #1 in the World: 1927-1933,...

The Greatest: The Men and Women Who Made Tennis. No. 5 – Mike Davies

Mike Davies might just be the most important figure in tennis history who even tennis fans have never heard of. That is because he...