Todd Widom
Congratulations and a job well done to my friend Tony Bresky for bringing a National Title to Wake Forest. It is an incredible achievement for a coach to bring a team of players together to win a National Title. His team consisted of both American and foreign tennis players, but no American was in...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Up or Down is a new tennis apparel company. The company originated with one vision in mind: To Unite the Tennis Order Up_Down_Pic.JPG The idea for the company stems from the spinning the racket before each match and saying, “Up or Down.” Regardless of what brand of racket you play with, Up or Down...Read more
Elina Svitolina secured the biggest title of her career on Sunday, fighting back to defeat American Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 to win the 2018 BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Singapore.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Elina Svitolina secured the biggest title of her career on Sunday, fighting back to defeat American Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 to win the 2018 BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Singapore. “For me it was a very tough match, but in the end, I found way here and there, one, two points that made the...Read more
Barbara Wyatt
Each year in early September, two phenomena begin. First, tennis players will rise from their living room couches, pick up rackets and return to the courts after a two-week hiatus. Second, their tennis skills may have improved—if they were watching closely. This time of the year marks the end of...Read more
Harvey Becker
You just had a fantastic lesson or practice hit! You hit some great shots and go into your match full of confidence the next day, but alas, it doesn’t go as well as the day before. Does this scenario sound familiar? Why … maybe it’s due to pressure. Pressure in match play is caused by the “Rules of...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
inPhorm is a U.S.-based brand of distinctive collections of tennis, golf and active lifestyle wear that has now expanded into the global marketplace with distributors found in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Singapore and Switzerland. Creating environmentally-friendly international designer...Read more
Philip Feingold
Do you recognize yourself in any of these people? 1. A professional tennis player who spends 20 minutes or more every day in front of a mirror to perfect their forehand. 2. A weekend player who always has a video camera on hand to record their tennis strokes. 3. A tennis player who never loses a...Read more
Press Release
Global athletic leader New Balance announced today the signing of 14-year-old tennis star Cori “CoCo” Gauff to a multi-year endorsement contract. Gauff joins an extensive list of Team New Balance tennis athletes including Milos Raonic, Sorana Cîrstea, Danielle Collins and Heather Watson. Born and...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Earlier this year, nearly 4,000 people came out and attended the 2018 New York Tennis Expo. The event kicked off the inaugural New York Open, professional tennis’ return to Long Island. We are pleased to announce that the Expo will return on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at NYCB LIVE, Home of the Nassau...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The WTA Finals got underway this weekend with the top eight players in the world competing in Singapore, and Sloane Stephens and Naomi Osaka produced a thrilling match on Monday. In a battle between the last two U.S. Open champions, it was Stephens who came out victorious in the opening round-robin...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Starting in 2019, the Wimbledon Championships will use tiebreakers in final sets if the score gets to 12-12, the All-England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has announced. “In reaching this decision, the AELTC Committee sought the feedback of both players and officials, analyzed two decades of match data...Read more
Luke Jensen
Watching the U.S. Open and all the Grand Slams are so much fun! What always stands out to me is the moment in every match when the players win or lose based on how they handle turning points. More specifically, how the champions handle pressure! Pressure will pose this question to you before,...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Earlier this summer, the Gay & Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA) and Metropolitan Tennis Group (MTG) held the 2018 Liberty Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. This was the 28th year that the Liberty Open was held, and once again some fantastic tennis was played on the courts...Read more
The singles field for the 2018 BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Singapore was rounded out Wednesday, as Karolina Pliskova officially qualified based on her results at the VTB Kremlin Cup in Moscow
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The singles field for the 2018 BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Singapore was rounded out Wednesday, as Karolina Pliskova and Elina Svitolina officially qualified based on their results at the VTB Kremlin Cup in Moscow. Pliskova and Svitolina join Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber, Naomi Osaka, Petra Kvitova...Read more
Tiafoe and Shapovalov Among Latest to Qualify for the Next Gen ATP Finals
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Canada's Denis Shapovalov, Aussie Alex de Minaur and Frances Tiafoe of the U.S. joined Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas and German Alexander Zverev as players to have qualified for the Next Gen ATP Finals, to be held Nov. 6-10 in Milan. Tiafoe reached two ATP World Tour finals and jumped more than 60...Read more