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. 

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...
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Spanish Tennis Federation Signals A State Of Intent By Sacking Conchita Martinez

The Spanish Tennis Federation (RFET) took a firm stance in showing how it wants to shape the future of Spanish tennis by firing Conchita...

Canada Has Golden Opportunity at Davis Cup

"This is an important tie for us as we are hoping to maintain our place in the World Group for next year," Captain Frank Dancevic said in a statement. "We believe that we belong among the elite nations and that we can aspire to win the Davis Cup trophy in the near future. To get there, we need to continue to work as a team and to build on our foundation that is already quite strong."

A Brief History of Belgian Tennis

Famously, the members of Monty Python struggled to name famous Belgians. Until recently, if they had tried to name famous Belgian tennis players, they...

Milos Raonic and Denis Shapovalov Dazzle on Opening Day of Davis Cup

September 14, 2018 Toronto, Ontario, Canada It was a tale of two matches in the opening day of Davis Cup featuring Canada and Netherlands. Milos Raonic...