January 19, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Bill de Blasio may be the official Mayor of New York City, but he isn’t the only one who wears that title in the city that never sleeps. Jeffrey Appel is commonly and appropriately referred to as the “Mayor of New York Tennis” because of the relationships and connections he makes and develops between the business and finance world, and the global tennis community.

November 17, 2015
By Brian Coleman

The reason we as fans love sports so much is because it often times plays as a mirror to life. The ups and downs of an athlete often serve as metaphors for life’s trials and tribulations. That is no more evident than in the story of American Venus Williams. 

September 14, 2015
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

A closer look at the top clubs and programs available to suit your on-the-court needs.

September 10, 2015
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Last spring, the Beacon Lady Demons once again reigned supreme as the best team in New York City. The Demons topped McKee Staten Island Tech 3-2 in an excellent city championship. Not only did Beacon win the team championship, a pair of Beacon players, Alexus Gill & Michelle Khaimov, won the Doubles Championship at the 2015 Mayor’s Cup.

August 28, 2015
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

On the heels of the final Grand Slam of 2015, the U.S. Open descends upon New York to bring the pageantry and electricity that only the backdrop of NYC can bring.

August 27, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Not since 1988 has a woman’s player won all four Grand Slams in a calendar year. That year, Steffi Graf dominated the rest of the women’s field, as the 18-year-old won her second career Grand Slam at the Australian Open, and proceeded to rattle off titles at the French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open.

July 22, 2015
By Brian Coleman

The year 2015 was supposed to be the year Novak Djokovic captured the lone trophy that has eluded him up to this point in his career, La Coupe des Mousquetaires (The Musketeers' Trophy), the Men’s Singles Championship at the French Open.

June 10, 2015
By Brian Coleman

When she was eight-years-old, Sabrina Xiong decided to go with her older sister to the Arthur Ashe Kids Day at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Xiong, like any little sister, just went because her older sibling was going.

May 22, 2015
By Andrew Eichenholz

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams are the best tennis players in the world at the moment. There are no ifs, ands or buts about it. The two won the Australian Open and show no signs of slowing down any time soon. Djokovic is not only physically close to the top level he can bring to the court, but mentally, there is nobody who can come close to touching him. 

May 21, 2015
By Brian Coleman

In 1983, Yannick Noah beat defending champion Mats Wilander 6-2, 7-5, 7-6(7-3) to win the French Open title, becoming the first Frenchman to win the title since Marcel Bernard in 1946. Since Noah’s title in ’83, a new streak has begun.

May 19, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Back in the spring of 2008, a 20-year-old from Serbia named Ana Ivanovic transformed from one of the WTA’s brightest young stars to a household name.

May 18, 2015
By Brian Coleman

The Public School Athletic League (PSAL) held its individual tournament for both boys and girls at Queens College, with high school tennis players from New York City competing for a chance to participate in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) championships.

March 23, 2015
By Brian Coleman

The Beacon Blue Demons have dominated the boys landscape in New York City’s “A” Division the last couple of years, and will look to repeat as city champions again this season. Last season, the Blue Demons upended Cardozo in the NYC Championship 5-0.

March 19, 2015
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

With summer right around the corner, we present the area’s top tennis camp destinations and what they have to offer your child for the summer of 2015.

March 16, 2015
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

As the spring thaw begins, it’s time to prep those courts for the spring and summer as we present the area’s top court maintenance companies available to service your surface’s needs.

March 10, 2015
By Brian Coleman

Grigor Dimitrov brings his talents to New York City in early March for the BNP Paribas Showdown, when he takes on Roger Federer in an exhibition match. The 23-year-old Bulgarian has made quite a name for himself in his short years on the ATP Tour and 2015 could be a breakout season for the rising star.

February 15, 2015
By Emilie Katz

A closer look at the Grand Slam winners of 2014, along with award winners and those who called it a career over the past year.

November 26, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

A look some of the hottest tennis travel destinations, including Casa de Campo, Elite Tennis Travel Inc., Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Peter Kaplan’s Westhampton Beach Junior/Adult Tennis Academy, Saddlebrook Resort and Sports Travel Experts.

November 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Get some great gift ideas for the 2014 holiday season from some of the sport’s top providers, including Ball Magnet, Frank & Camille’s, Gold Coast Jewelry & Pawn, Killer Doubles, Nutrition Solutions PC, Pocket Radar Ball Coach, ScoreBand PLAY and ScoreBand PRO, ServeMaster, Tennis Elbow Grease, and YTEX Quadro Twist Strings.

October 10, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

A closer look at the area’s top clubs, including: Centercourt Performance Tennis Center; Go! Tennis; Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club; Midtown Tennis Club; New York Tennis Club; Roosevelt Island Racquet Club; Sportime Randall’s Island, home of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy; Stadium Tennis Center at Mill Pond Park; USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center; and West Side Tennis Club.

September 9, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The legendary Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, an architectural icon designed to coexist beautifully with the unforgettable landscape of the Kohala Coast is located on a silky white-sand crescent beach, Kauna’oa Bay.

April 4, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

We know from experience that family relationships can be complicated and we have all heard cautionary tales about getting into business with family members. Despite sharing DNA, Bob and Mike Bryan have managed to forge the most successful partnership in the history of the professional doubles game.

December 6, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The New York metro tennis community has some of the sport’s best facilities, both indoor and outdoor, and best coaches in the world. With this wealth of talent available right in our own backyard, New York Tennis Magazine recently took the opportunity to pick the brains of some of these top coaches. 

November 25, 2013
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Get some great gift ideas for the 2013 holiday season from some of the sport’s top providers, including BOLT, Lorow, Pocket Radar, ServeMaster, SmashGal, Pojie—A StringAdvantage Performance Product, Tennis Balance Board, Tennis Elbow Grease, Tennis Inside the Zone and The Ace Bag.