Five Famous (Or Infamous) Tennis Feuds

Nadal-Kyrgios has all the makings of a classic tennis feud, or at least the beginnings of one. Rafael Nadal's furious reaction to Nick Kyrgios...

Terre Battue or a Terrible Battle – A Brief History of Clay Court Tennis

For the members of Great Britain’s Davis Cup team, the clay court season will begin a week earlier than for most male players, as...

Australian Wild Cards Popyrin and Bolt Overshadow Davis Cup Drama

MELBOURNE-- Like a dramatic soap opera, tennis in Australia can get very intense and passionate. It wasn't too long ago that former Grand Slam...

A Brief History of Italian Tennis

After several years in the doldrums, Italian tennis is in the ascendancy again. First, Turin successfully secured the rights to succeed London as the...

Netherlands Spoils Daniel Nestor’s Final Professional Match

But the Dutch team of Matwe Middlekoop and Jean-Julien Rojer proved to be too strong for the Canadian duo, winning in four sets 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Every set was one break of serve but The Netherlands team brought big serves in the crucial moments. While the Dutch pair did not want to ruin the moment for Nestor, they knew they needed to secure a victory to keep the dream of clinching a Davis Cup tie alive. 

Proposed Changes in Davis Cup and Fed Cup Create More Problems than Solutions

Davis Cup and Fed Cup are the two tennis tournaments that allow tennis players to represent their country and participate in a team event,...

Nadal’s Record Proves He Is The Greatest Davis Cup Player of His Era

The greatness (or otherwise) of your opponent determines the greatness (or otherwise) of your victory. That is why even the most impassioned Fed-Heads have...

The Five Finest Davis Cup Finals

This weekend’s Davis Cup Final between France and Croatia will be the last in the competition’s current format, before it is dramatically revised for...

Ten Terrible Things In Tennis In 2018

As tennis finally enters its all too brief off-season, our resident tennis historian, Martin Keady, looks back at the low-lights of the 2018 season....

Ten Things To Look Forward To In Tennis In 2019

Having looked back at the highlights and lowlights of 2018, our resident tennis historian, Martin Keady, looks ahead to 2019. 2018 was a genuinely...