Bedene, Hercog To Headline Pokal Mima Jausovec In Slovenia

LUKOVICA, June 4, 2020 Everything is ready for the first all-Slovenia tennis showdown between the country’s best players, divided into an East and West team that will fight for the Pokal Mima Jausovec from Saturday, June 6 to Monday, June […]

Auger-Aliassime Speaks Out On Need For Equality

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Add Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada to the growing list of black tennis players and tennis players of color using social media platforms to protest racial injustice. As a child of a mixed-race family growing […]

Tennis Australia Launches New Sports Techy Brekky Live Series

TA Press Release, June 3, 2020 The Techstars SportsTech Melbourne Accelerator program launches this week, alongside Tennis Australia’s new Facebook live series, Sports Techy Brekky.  The accelerator initiative, run in collaboration with LaunchVic and Victoria University, has been created to […]

When And Where Can We Expect The Next Tennis Tournaments To Happen?

STARNBERG, June 3, 2020 The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) have extended the suspension of play through to 31 July 2020 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. This means that events in Hamburg, Bastad, […]

Tsonga On Racism: ‘A Tragedy … That Makes You Want To Shout Louder’

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) At the beginning, France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga recalled, it started with little nicknames. Then, little insults. In an interview with Franceinfo ( published Tuesday, the 34-year-old Tsonga discussed how racism translated into his childhood. “Afterwards, […]

ITF, Grand Slam Tournaments Support Wheelchair Tennis

ITF Press Release, June 2, 2020 The four Grand Slam tournaments and the ITF have come together to pledge over US$300,000 in financial support for wheelchair tennis. The fund will provide grants to help wheelchair athletes and national association event […]

Open Letter From The CEO Of Tennis South Africa

PRETORIA, June 1, 2020 What follows is an open letter from the CEO of Tennis South Africa to the wider South African tennis community: So CEO what have you been doing for the last 6 weeks? I thought you were […]