Financial Relief Package Announced for Lower Ranked Tennis Pros

The global coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has triggered an unprecedented global economic and sports financial crisis, with the business of sports and pro tennis in...
US Open Paolo Lorenzi tennis

Tennis is Back, Just a Little Different

Due to its international nature, professional tennis will probably be one of the last sports to return following the pandemic. But as broadcasting it...

The Greatest: The Men and Women Who Made Tennis. No. 3 – Björn Borg

Björn Borg was the man who made tennis sexy. In the second half of the 1970s, he generated the kind of obsessive fan behaviour,...
Novak Djokovic, president of the ATP Council

ATP Council Propose Plan To Help Lower-Ranked Players

It is thought the ATP Council, led by it’s president and the world #1 Novak Djokovic, are proposing a plan to assist lower-ranked players...
Pete Sampras after winning the US Open

Is Sampras Still The GOAT?

It may seem outrageous to many to suggest that Pete Sampras is still the greatest of all time. After all, his 14 Major titles...
Novak Djokovic with the Norman Brookes Challenge Cup

Is Novak Djokovic Already The GOAT?

For some – especially fans of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer – this will sound like a heresy. How could Novak Djokovic already be...
Rafael Nadal in action at Roland Garros

Is Nadal Already The GOAT?

The debate surrounding who is the greatest of all time in the men’s game has always been a controversial, if engaging conversation. But it...
Wimbledon

Can Tennis Help Challenger Tour and ITF Players?

COVID-19 has caused the tennis world to come to a halt. All tournaments, whether they be Wimbledon or an ITF $15k, have been cancelled...
Rafael Nadal in action at the Monte Carlo Masters in 2012

Most Dominant Big 3 Victories: Nadal def. Djokovic, Monte Carlo 2012

As we wait for professional tennis to start up again, we here at LWOT are looking back on some historic matches, including some of...
Roger Federer vs Nick Kyrgios

Does a Precocious Triumph at Junior Grand Slam Signal ATP Success?

Personally, one of my favorite topics in tennis is the development of top junior prospects. It’s fascinating to monitor whether they blossom into bona...