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September 21, 2017

Amazon Prime Video will be the official streaming partner of the ATP World Tour, the ATP and ATP Media announced on Thursday.

September 21, 2017

Defending champion and third-seed Caroline Wozniacki rallied back from a third-set deficit to beat American Shelby Rogers 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 and reach the quarterfinals at the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo, Japan.

September 20, 2017

The majority of our area’s top tennis coaches and program directors are tennis lifers who picked the game up at a young age and took to it right away. That isn’t exactly the case for Manhattan Tennis Academy’s Executive Director John Curtis.

September 20, 2017

We all saw Roger Federer win yet another Grand Slam victory, totaling 19, undoubtedly making a strong case for being the GOAT … Greatest Of All-Time.

September 20, 2017

The ATP announced that it will try full electronic line-calling during the Next Gen Finals in November, using strictly technology and no linespeople on the court. 

September 19, 2017

For as long as he can remember, Brooklyn’s Tyler Korobov has been playing tennis, getting his start playing the sport when he was around six- or seven-years-old on the public tennis courts of Manhattan Beach.

September 18, 2017

As we shut down a glorious summer of tennis and look forward to a great fall going into winter, I am just floored by the work done on the pro tour by the veterans who continue to amaze. When I played on the pro tour, players in their 30s were a rarity. 

September 18, 2017

The Lady Judges of Cardozo won its first match of the season on Friday afternoon, downing Bayside 3-2.

September 15, 2017

I started playing tennis when I was 10-years-old. My brother Paul and I would go with our parents to the park in Sag Harbor and eventually, we decided to go out and try to hit some balls. We pretty much picked it up right away and became regular hitting partners for the next 20 years.

September 15, 2017

Last Friday, the Queens College men's tennis team once again had the amazing opportunity of helping the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Foundation "Serving up Dreams" with its annual fundraiser at the US Open Tennis Championships.

September 15, 2017

New Jersey native and defending champion Christina McHale advanced to the semifinals of the Tokyo Open on Friday, downing third-seeded Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-4, 6-1.

September 14, 2017

I don't travel to tournaments as much as I used to earlier in my career, but I decided to journey with a terrific student to Virginia Beach to the Girls’ 16 Clay Court Super Nationals this past July. I was expecting the worst, but was pleasantly surprised at the performances of these top girls. 

September 14, 2017

The St. John’s women’s tennis team will stay local and head to Manhattan this weekend as it is one of six programs taking part in the Columbia Invitational at the Dick Savitt Tennis Center.

September 14, 2017

McKee/Staten Island Tech improved to 2-0 on the young season on Wednesday afternoon, beating Tottenville 5-0 in a PSAL League A4 matchup.

September 13, 2017

Some fun facts from the 2017 U.S. Open, per USTA

September 13, 2017

In a rematch of last year’s PSAL New York City championship, Beacon once again defeated Bronx Science, downing the Wolverines 4-1 in a season-opening match between two of the city’s top programs on Monday.

September 12, 2017

In a battle between two of the better programs in Queens, Francis Lewis edged Townsend Harris 3-2 on Monday afternoon.

September 11, 2017

2011 Delray Beach champion Juan Martin del Potro, 2016 World No. 3 Milos Raonic, and defending champion Jack Sock will all return to the Delray Beach Open for the 26th annual event February 16-25, 2018 at the Delray Beach Stadium & Tennis Center. The four-time Delray Beach champion Bryan Brothers doubles team will also return.

September 11, 2017

Rafael Nadal delivered a masterful performance on Sunday, capturing his 16th Grand Slam title with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win over Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final, his second major title of the year and another confirmation that 2017 belonged to he and Roger Federer.

September 11, 2017

Sixteen-year old Amanda Anisimova, of Aventura, Fla., won the US Open girls' singles title Sunday, defeating American 13-year old Cori 'CoCo' Gauff, 6-0, 6-2. It was the first time since 1981 that the US Open women's and girls' finals were both contested between two Americans.

September 9, 2017

Unseeded 22-year-old Sloane Stephens defeated fellow American Madison Keys, the number 15 seed, late Saturday afternoon 6-3, 6-0 to capture the 2017 U.S. Open Women’s Singles Championship, the first Grand Slam title of her career.

September 8, 2017

The number 15-seed Madison Keys is headed to the U.S. Open Women’s Singles Finals, defeating fellow American CoCo Vandeweghe in straight sets, 6-1, 6-2 in just over an hour. 

September 8, 2017

The duo of Jean-Julien Rojer of the Netherlands & Horia Tecau of Romania, seeded 12th, captured the 2017 U.S. Open Doubles Championship, a 6-4, 6-3 win over the 11th-seeded Spanish team of Feliciano Lopez & Marc Lopez Friday afternoon at Arthur Ashe Stadium in just under 90 minutes.

September 8, 2017

A look at the upcoming girl’s high school season, the teams to watch and the players to keep on your radar for the upcoming fall season.