WTA Tour Returns For Real In Palermo

WASHINGTON, August 4, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) After five months away and three months of global exhibitions, the WTA tour returned for real on Monday afternoon in hot and windy Palermo, Sicily, in southern Italy, for the 31st Palermo Ladies Open. […]

L’Equipe: Gasquet Speaks Out On Palermo, US Open

WASHINGTON, August 4, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) L’Equipe tennis writer Quentin Moynet recently caught up with French No. 6 Richard Gasquet, ranked 50th, who reached the semifinals of the Ultimate Tennis Showdown 2 over the weekend. Gasquet spared no punches […]

Murray, Trio Of Americans Receive Western & Southern Open Wild Cards

CINCINNATI, August 3, 2020 (Press Release) Two-time winner Andy Murray and Americans Tommy Paul, Tennys Sandgren and Frances Tiafoe have been awarded wild cards for the Western & Southern Open. Murray, who claimed the Cincinnati title in 2008 and 2011, is the sixth Western & Southern Open […]

Carreno Busta Wins Torneo 25 Anniversario Equelite

STARNBERG, August 3, 2020 Pablo Carreno Busta won the Torneo 25 Aniversario Equelite by Reina, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Equelite Sport Academy run by former World No. 1 Juan Carlos Ferrero. Twenty-nine-year-old Carreno Busta defeated 17-year-old talent Carlos […]

Palermo Ladies Open Gets Underway

PALERMO, August 2, 2020 After nearly five months without tennis, WTA players returned to action last weekend with the qualifying of the 31st Palermo Ladies Open. World No. 172 Nadia Podoroska from Argentina was the first competitor to secure a […]

These British Bulldogs Had Plenty Of Bite To The End

WASHINGTON, August 3, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The Battle Of The Brits came down to a winner-take-all decider on the final day at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton, England, and it was a thriller. Ahead 58-56 with five points […]

New York Empire Win World TeamTennis Title By Inches

WASHINGTON, August 3, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The 45th edition of World TeamTennis was unique in every sense of the word, in which all nine franchises converged on a luxury resort nestled in the Allegheny mountains of West Virginia. The WTT […]

IPL: Vatutin, Zverev Among Winners Of First Week

STARNBERG, August 2, 2020 The winners of the first event of the International Premier League (IPL) presented by Merkur were crowned on Friday. The five-week international tennis exhibition is held on two different surfaces, clay and hard court, at the […]

Battle Of The Brits Is Level Going Into Super Sunday

WASHINGTON, August 2, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) As The Battle Of The Brits entered its final two days with plenty of points on the table for the grabbing – and with the Union Jacks chipping away at the once invincible […]