Zverev Recovers Well From Eye Surgery

STARNBERG, December 8, 2019 Alexander Zverev has made it through surgery in New York to correct astigmatism in his eyes. “Everything went very well, I am feeling very good about it. Everything went according to plan,” the 22-year-old German said […]

December Showdown: Australia’s National Champions Crowned

MELBOURNE, December 8, 2019 (Tennis Australia Press Release) Week one of the December Showdown presented by Kia has come to a close, with Charlotte Kempenaers-Pocz (SA) and Tristan Schoolkate (WA) winning the 18/u girls’ and boys’ titles and Alexander Despoja (SA) and Taylah Preston (WA) the new 14/u national champions. […]

Wozniacki To Retire After Next Month’s Australian Open

WASHINGTON, December 7, 2017 (by Michael Dickens) Caroline Wozniacki began her pro tennis career at the tender age of 15 as a wild card entry at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, Ohio, and over the next 14 years […]

Australian Open 2020 Play-Off Underway Next Week

AO Press Release, December 6, 2019 The Australian Open 2020 Play-off will begin next week, with the nation’s top emerging players competing to earn a prized Australian Open 2020 wildcard into the first Grand Slam of the year. The tournament, part of the December Showdown presented […]

ITF President Haggerty Nominated For IOC Membership

ITF Press Release, December 6, 2019 International Tennis Federation (ITF) President, David Haggerty, has been nominated as a candidate by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to become an IOC member as an International Federation representative. The elections are due to […]

Cooksey, Ratliff Win USTA Boys’ And Girls’ 18s National Indoor Titles

WHITE PLAINS, December 6, 2019 (USTA Press Release) Sixteen-year olds William Cooksey of Grosse Pointe Shores, Mich., and Sydni Ratliff of Gahanna, Ohio, each won the USTA Boys’ and Girls’ 18s National Indoor Championships singles titles this past weekend. Cooksey and Ratliff claimed their […]

Erste Bank Open Vienna 2020: Ticket Sales Have Started

VIENNA, December 6, 2019 Tickets to the 2020 Erste Bank Open are now on public sale, organizers of the ATP 500 event announced on Thursday. From today, fans can secure their place at the biggest tennis event in Austria to be […]

Coco’s Coming Back: Gauff To Play 2020 Citi Open In Washington

WASHINGTON, December 6, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old American teen sensation who garnered worldwide attention during this summer’s Wimbledon Championships with a first-round upset victory over her idol, five-time champion Venus Williams, announced she is returning to […]

Grönefeld Hangs Up Her Racket

STARNBERG, December 5, 2019 Anna-Lena Grönefeld has announced her retirement from professional tennis, looking to start a family next. The 34-year-old German won one singles title and 17 doubles trophies on the WTA Tour. Grönefold also captured two Grand Slam […]