New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The New York City PSAL “A” Division Championship will be played on Tuesday, as top-seed Beacon will look to defend its title against second-seed Brooklyn Tech. In the semifinals, Beacon defeated Hunter 3-2 while Brooklyn Tech edged Townsend Harris 3-2. Beacon 3, Hunter 2 ►First Singles : Lorraine...Read more
Because the speed of the ball has increased on the tennis court these days, it is a natural reflex to back up and give yourself more time.
Steve Annacone
Because the speed of the ball has increased on the tennis court these days, it is a natural reflex to back up and give yourself more time. I would recommend starting a step or two further back, and then gradually moving forward as the point gets longer. It’s a huge advantage to hit the ball from...Read more
The quarterfinals of the PSAL “A” Division in New York City will be played on Wednesday afternoons, with eight teams dwindling down to just four as we approach the awaited city championship.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The quarterfinals of the PSAL “A” Division in New York City will be played on Wednesday afternoons, with eight teams dwindling down to just four as we approach the awaited city championship: ►(1) Beacon vs. (9) Stuyvesant ►(2) Brooklyn Tech vs. (7) Eleanor Roosevelt ►(3) Townsend Harris vs. (11)...Read more
Pro division champion Jose Salazar, One-on-One Doubles Founder Ed Krass and pro division runner-up Gary Kushnirovich.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The unique and fast-paced One-on-One Doubles came to New York earlier this fall with a series of tournaments featuring a bevy of talented players competing at Chestnut Ridge Racquet Club in Mount Kisco, N.Y. The weekend began with a One-on-One Doubles Shootout, opening up with multiple hours of...Read more
For the third straight year, the New York Tennis Expo arrives on Long Island, with this year’s event set for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 at NYCB Live, Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis fans rejoice! For the third straight year, the New York Tennis Expo arrives on Long Island, with this year’s event set for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 at NYCB Live, Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Held in conjunction with the New York Open, the 2020 New York Tennis Expo will give...Read more
The USTA today announced that Michael Dowse, President of Wilson Sporting Goods Co., has been named Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the United States Tennis Association.
Press Release
The USTA today announced that Michael Dowse, President of Wilson Sporting Goods Co., has been named Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the United States Tennis Association. The announcement was made by Patrick Galbraith, USTA Chairman of the Board and President, who led the search...Read more
Below are the scores from across New York City on Tuesday, according to PSAL.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are scores from across New York City on Tuesday afternoon, via PSAL : Have a score or photos to share from a high school match in New York City? Send us an e-mail to info@usptennis.com to be included in our daily recaps: ►Lab Museum 5, Bayard Rustin 0 ►Beacon 4, American Studies 1 ►...Read more
Many players get so wrapped up with fooling their opponent and proceed to change their ideas on almost every shot and point.
Steve Annacone
I think it is extremely important to stay with what is working in tennis. Many players get so wrapped up with fooling their opponent and proceed to change their ideas on almost every shot and point. All that is necessary to keep your opponent off balance is to do the unexpected once in a while. For...Read more
A month after she captivated the sports world with her run at the US Open, American teenager Coco Gauff has claimed her first WTA singles title.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
A month after she captivated the sports world with her run at the US Open , American teenager Coco Gauff has claimed her first WTA singles title. The 15-year-old Delray Beach, Fla. native captured the Upper Austria Ladies Linz title, holding on to beat Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 on Sunday. “I’m...Read more
Net Generation players got to experience the US Open up close, conducting demos and clinics on the courts prior to the professional matches.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Since its inception more than two years ago , the USTA’s Net Generation initiative has made its mission to get more kids playing tennis, and has attempted to reach this goal through fun and unique events throughout the year. A major aspect of this initiative takes place at the end of the summer...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are scores from across New York City on Thursday afternoon, via PSAL : Have a score or photos to share from a high school match in New York City? Send us an e-mail to info@usptennis.com to be included in our daily recaps: ►Harry Truman 5, Christopher Columbus 0 ►Eleanor Roosevelt 5, Bronx...Read more
Andy Murray lost in three sets to Fabio Fognini in Shanghai on Tuesday, but said he continues to make progress in his comeback.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Former world number one and three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray is climbing his way back into form, and that continued in Shanghai this week. Murray battled against Italy’s Fabio Fognini on Tuesday , and the two were involved in a back-and-forth dialogue after Fognini appeared to shout as...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are scores from across New York City on Monday afternoon, via PSAL : Have a score or photos to share from a high school match in New York City? Send us an e-mail to info@usptennis.com to be included in our daily recaps: ►Stuyvesant 4, Bronx Science 1 ►Beacon 3, Eleanor Roosevelt 2 ►Brooklyn...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are the scores from Wednesday’s action in New York City, via PSAL . Have a score or photos to share from a high school match in New York City? Send us an e-mail to info@usptennis.com to be included in our daily recaps: ►Louis Brandeis 4, Seward Park 1 ►Beacon 5, Stuyvesant 1 ►Environmental...Read more
Naomi Osaka advanced to the China Open semifinals on Friday with a comeback win over Bianca Andreescu.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The semifinals for the China Open, on both the men’s and women’s side, are finalized after exciting quarterfinal action in Beijing on Friday. The top match of the day was the showdown between two-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka and US Open champion Bianca Andreescu . The match was preceded by...Read more