Jarett Cascino
Quite often, I ask my junior tennis students and high school players if they will play tennis in college. The response is most often, “I’m not good enough.” This statement, however, is absolutely false. The reality is it depends on where that student attends school. I played tennis for a Division I...Read more
The New York Empire presented by Citi return to New York City this summer as it brings World TeamTennis action to The Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in the Bronx.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Luke Jensen to lead NY Empire into 2019 WTT season New York Tennis Magazine sat down with the new head coach of the New York Empire, Luke Jensen, to discuss how he approached the roster, his rivalry with his brother, what New York fans can expect this summer at the Empire’s new home venue—The Cary...Read more
Serena Williams held off fellow American Alison Riske to reach the Wimbledon semifinals on Tuesday, notching her 97th victory at the historic tournament with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 triumph.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Serena Williams held off fellow American Alison Riske to reach the Wimbledon semifinals on Tuesday, notching her 97 th victory at the historic tournament with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 triumph. “I just needed to fight,” said Serena. “Alison, I mean, she played great throughout the whole tournament. She’s...Read more
For the first time in her career, Elina Svitolina is into the semifinals of a Grand Slam.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
For the first time in her career, Elina Svitolina is into the semifinals of a Grand Slam. The 24-year-old Ukrainian had been 0-4 in her previous trips to major quarterfinals but ended that losing streak on Tuesday as she defeated Karolina Muchova of the Czech Republic 7-5, 6-4 to reach the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer cruised into the Wimbledon quarterfinals as all three won their respective f ourth-round matches in straight sets on Monday . Nadal was up first and had no problem dispatching Joao Sousa of Portugal, needing just one hour and 45 minutes to win 6-2, 6-2...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Earlier this summer, Team Eastern captured the title at the annual Sears Cup in Boston, Mass ., beating teams from the Middle States, Mid-Atlantic and New England regions. “I think one of the keys to our team success was in our numbers,” said Team Eastern captain Anda Perianu. “Every player in the...Read more
American Alison Riske advanced to the first Grand Slam quarterfinal of her career on Monday, upending world number one Ashleigh Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to kick off Manic Monday at the All-England Club in London, England.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
American Alison Riske advanced to the first Grand Slam quarterfinal of her career on Monday, upending world number one Ashleigh Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to kick off Manic Monday at the All-England Club in London, England. “I’m so incredibly excited, and the fact that it’s at Wimbledon, my favorite Grand...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
This year’s New York Open champion Reilly Opelka ousted 22 nd seed and three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka 7-5, 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 8-6 to reach the Wimbledon third round on Wednesday. The young American took advantage of the 21 unforced errors that Wawrinka hit in the fourth and fifth sets,...Read more
Liam Gough
Grass is a fun surface where your great shorts will be made to look even greater! Great serves will turn in to aces; powerful shots will be tougher to get back turning in to winners! However, if you go on grass trying to play how you do on clay it simply won’t work! You need to embrace the surface...Read more
Press Release
The New York Open will return to Long Island in February 2020, and has and has announced early player commitment’s for next year’s field: Kei Nishikori, currently Japan’s no. 1 and the ATP’s no. 7 ranked player; Kevin Anderson, the 2018 New York Open champion and current no. 8 ranked player; and...Read more
Team USA's Richey Reneberg (left) and Albert Chang (right) shake hands with Team Europe's Hendrik Jan Davids (left) and Stephen Noteboom (right).
Brian Coleman
East Hampton, known for its summer weekend homes for the rich and most powerful in the finance world, played host to the fifth annual Finance Cup this past weekend as Team USA and Team Europe battled it out in what has become a yearly tradition. For the last five years, former professional and top...Read more
Former Wimbledon semifinalist Sam Querrey booked his spot in the second round of this year’s Championships with an upset over recent French Open finalist and fifth-seed Dominic Thiem, downing the Austrian 6-7(4), 7-6(1), 6-3, 6-0.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Former Wimbledon semifinalist Sam Querrey booked his spot in the second round of this year’s Championships with an upset over recent French Open finalist and fifth-seed Dominic Thiem, downing the Austrian 6-7(4), 7-6(1), 6-3, 6-0. Querrey , who reached the final four at this tournament two years...Read more
American teenager Cori “Coco” Gauff upset one of her idols and five-time champion Venus Williams in the opening round of the Wimbledon Championships on Monday, winning her first ever Grand Slam main draw match 6-4, 6-4.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
American teenager Cori “Coco” Gauff upset one of her idols and five-time champion Venus Williams in the opening round of the Wimbledon Championships on Monday, winning her first ever Grand Slam main draw match 6-4, 6-4. “This is the first time I ever cried after winning a match,” said Gauff. “I...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Tennis Industry Association (TIA) Tennis Forum is coming to New York City later this summer, as the Grand Hyatt New York City will host the annual event on Monday, August 26 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. The forum presents news about the tennis industry including participation and marketplace trends,...Read more
Robbie Werdiger
Favorites Federer_Mike Lawrence.jpg Roger Federer — Roger Federer is coming into the 2019 Wimbledon Championships looking to capture his 9 th career title on the famed grass courts of London and his 21st Grand Slam overall. After a successful return to the clay that saw him reach the French Open...Read more