April 28, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) confirmed on Wednesday that there will be increased drug testing for players at this year’s Wimbledon, according to Reuters.

April 27, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Bjorn Fratangelo, 22, of Pittsburgh, will make his French Open main-draw debut after earning a main-draw wild card into the French Open by winning the 2016 USTA Pro Circuit Roland Garros Wild Card Challenge. 

April 26, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal has had enough of the allegations of doping and performance enhancing drug use thrown his way, filing a lawsuit against a former French minister on Monday.

April 25, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Rafael Nadal continued his torrid clay season on Sunday afternoon, downing two-time defending champion Kei Nishikori 6-4, 7-5 to win his ninth career Barcelona Open title.

April 19, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that it has launched a nationwide online audition as part of its 10th Annual U.S. Open Anthem Audition. A select number of submissions will be chosen to participate in a call-back that will be held in New York City on June 28, with those selected earning the chance to perform “America the Beautiful” live in Arthur Ashe Stadium during the 2016 U.S. Open.

April 18, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The U.S. now moves back to competing in the World Group next year by beating Australia, 4-0, in the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Playoff on an outdoor clay court in Pat Rafter Arena at the Queensland Tennis Centre in Brisbane, Australia.

April 18, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Bjorn Fratangelo is in first place in the men’s USTA Pro Circuit Roland Garros Wild Card Challenge Standings at the end of Week 1, putting him in the early lead to earn a main-draw wild card into the 2016 French Open.

April 13, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

In what is probably the biggest upset of the 2016 season up to this point, Czech Jiri Vesely shocked world number one and defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters.

April 12, 2016
By Luke Jensen

Welcome back to The Jensen Zone! I am writing for you, the tennis fan, that in over four decades of being involved with the sport of tennis, I have seen every side of the game. 

April 11, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Former champion Juan Monaco captured the second U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship title on Sunday afternoon, coming back from a set down to beat American and defending champion Jack Sock 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 in final in Houston, Texas.

April 8, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Last year’s US Men’s Clay Court Championships winner Jack Sock made his way into the quarterfinals of the 2016 tournament on Thursday, moving past qualifier Matthew Barton 6-2, 7-6(5).

April 7, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Andy Murray has enjoyed a fantastic tennis career up to this point and is no doubt one of the top three players in the world. Murray led Great Britain to the 2015 Davis Cup championship and brought a Wimbledon championship back to Great Britain when he defeated Novak Djokovic in the 2013 final, becoming the first British male to capture the historic title since Fred Perry in 1936.

April 6, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA and United States Fed Cup Captain Mary Joe Fernandez has announced that world number 22 Madison Keys, number 36 CoCo Vandeweghe, number 57 Christina McHale, and world number three doubles player Bethanie Mattek-Sands will represent the U.S. in the 2016 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Playoffs against Australia.

 
April 5, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced the tournaments for the 2016 USTA Pro Circuit Roland Garros Wild Card Challenge, which utilizes the USTA Pro Circuit to award wild cards into the French Open.

April 4, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Both Novak Djokovic and Victoria Azarenka followed up their victories at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells a couple of weeks ago by triumphing at the Miami Open this past weekend, completing what is known as the Sunshine Double.

April 1, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Victoria Azarenka continued her March onslaught on Thursday night, moving past Australian Open champion and second-seed Angelique Kerber 6-2, 7-5 to advance to the Miami Open final.

April 1, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

World number one Novak Djokovic notched a fairly routine victory over 15thseed David Goffin on Friday afternoon, moving past the Belgian 7-6(5), 6-4 to book his spot in the Miami Open final.

April 1, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Japan’s Kei Nishikori outlasted France’s Gael Monfils in what was the best match of the Miami Open up to this point on Thursday afternoon, saving five match points and holding on in a third-set tiebreaker for a 4-6, 6-3, 7-6(3) win to book his spot in the semifinals.

March 31, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Novak Djokovic once again showed his dominance over Tomas Berdych on Wednesday, downing the Czech for the 10th consecutive time, a 6-3, 6-3 triumph, to reach the Miami Open semifinals. Djokovic is now 26-1 all-time against Berdych.

March 31, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Angelique Kerber entered the Australian Open as a relative unknown. Despite being a top 10 player, Kerber was only known to those who followed tennis closely. She was the only player ranked in the top 10 to have never played in a Grand Slam final. Kerber at one point in her career, lost 11 of 13 first-round WTA matches.

March 30, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

BNP Paribas Open champion Victoria Azarenka powered her way into the semifinals of the Miami Open, moving past Johanna Konta 6-4, 6-2 on Wednesday afternoon.

March 30, 2016
By Emilie Katz

World number two Andy Murray and his wife, Kim Sears, welcomed in their first child, a baby girl, Sophia Olivia, in early February. 

March 29, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Grigor Dimitrov notched a huge victory on Monday afternoon in Miami, coming back from a set down to upend second-ranked Andy Murray 6-7(1), 6-4, 6-3 and reach the Miami Open fourth round.

March 29, 2016
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova came back from a set down to beat world number one Serena Williams on Monday afternoon, holding on for the 6-7(3), 6-1, 6-2 victory, her first against Serena since 2009, to book her spot in the Miami Open fourth round.