In 2006, 34 year-old Gregory Howe quit his job as a teacher to pursue a childhood dream of becoming a world-ranked tennis player. His new book details his journey of making his dreams a reality.
Can tennis fans have a role in preventing abuse of tennis players on social media?
Scotland tennis star Maia Lumsden has won her biggest title to date, defeating Valeria Savinykh at the ITF $25k event in Shrewbury.
In April 2018, Ankita Raina became only the fifth Indian singles player to break inside the world’s top 200. Fast-forward four months, and Raina was joined by the sixth member … Continue reading Ankita Raina: Inspiring the next generation of Indian tennis stars
The Brit lost 7-6 6-3 to Romanian Andreea Amalia Rosca in the quarter-finals in Woking.
Wild card Freya Christie has reached the quarter-finals of the ITF $25k event in Woking, after a thrilling three-sets victory over fellow-Brit Francesca Jones.
On Wednesday 18 July, Alicia Barnett – or Lissey as she likes to be known – stunned the world number 155 Olivia Rogowska for the loss of just one game. … Continue reading Alicia Barnett: Education, injuries and overcoming the mental barriers of tennis
Jay Clarke defeated Australian top seed Jordan Thompson in a marathon final of the ATP Binghamton Challenger event, adding his name to a wealth of former British champions. In a … Continue reading Jay Clarke joins illustrious list of Binghamton champions
There’s another tennis podcast available to download – but should you listen to it? We review Tennish and its hosts, Gigi Salmon and Naomi Cavaday.
Britain’s Lloyd Glasspool claimed a huge ranking scalp as he won his first singles title of the year at the Old Capitol Pro Tennis Futures event in Iowa City. Glasspool … Continue reading Lloyd Glasspool wins ITF title in Iowa
It’s fair to say that the stars of the show at Wimbledon, as far as British interest is concerned, have been the doubles players (well, after Jack Draper, of course). … Continue reading Luke Bambridge and Jonny O’Mara ready to take on the ATP tour
There was double success for Australia at the Nature Valley Nottingham Open as both Ash Barty and Alex de Minaur claimed victory over Brits today. Top seed Ash Barty won … Continue reading Ash Barty clinches Nottingham Open title