New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova had quite a week in Paris. Currently ranked 21st in the world, Pavlyuchenkova defeated Sara Errani in the finals of the Open GDF SUEZ, 3-6, 6-2, 6-3, and in the process, eliminating three top 20-ranked players en route to the title. "I'm really happy with how I started this...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Despite a brave effort from Sam Querrey, world number six Andy Murray clinched Great Britain’s first Davis Cup Quarterfinals appearance since 1986 on Sunday, defeating the 49th-ranked American, 7-6(5), 6-7(3), 6-1, 6-3, on red clay at Petco Park in San Diego. "I played a good match today. I gave...Read more
Deborah-Rose Andrews
The 2014 USTA league season started in October with the Manhattan Mixed League. Our Queens, Bronx and Brooklyn Leagues started in January and February. Mixed-Doubles is played with three doubles courts. The Level is based on the players combined rating (i.e. two 4.0 players would play 8.0 mixed)...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis Channel will provide exclusive live coverage of the U.S. Davis Cup team's first-round competition against Britain in San Diego, Calif., this weekend, with the first match underway Friday, Jan. 31 at 2:00 p.m. ET. The three-day matchup will feature Britain's Andy Murray, reigning Wimbledon...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The 7th Annual BNP Paribas Showdown is set for Monday, March 3 at Madison Square Garden. The event will provide an unbelievable night of tennis when some of the biggest names in the game take to the court in the World’s Most Famous Arena. The event will feature Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, as...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that College MatchDay, the nationwide series spotlighting college tennis, will feature 22 matches on 18 different campuses in 2014, 10 of which will be delivered by ESPN3. The series will kick off in Tallahassee, Fla., with the Florida State men hosting Oklahoma on Fri., Feb...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA and U.S. Fed Cup Captain Mary Joe Fernandez have announced that up-and-coming Americans Madison Keys, Alison Riske, Christina McHale and Cleveland native Lauren Davis will represent the United States in the 2014 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas First Round tie against reigning Fed Cup champion Italy...Read more
Dr. Dan Schaefer
Well here we go! Last month, we looked at an extensive “ Wish List ” developed by professional athletes to narrow their focus. Knowing what you want is the first step to getting it. The CLICK! System defies conventional wisdom in supporting you to establish your target and greet the skepticism that...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Juan Martin del Potro, currently ranked fourth in the ATP Men's Singles Rankings, is currently undergoing treatment for a left wrist injury. Del Potro first experienced the issue during the first round of his Australian Open match against Rhyne Williams earlier in the month in Melbourne. He was...Read more
Xavier Luna
Fear. It’s a noun—an unpleasant emotion created by the belief something is dangerous or likely to cause pain—and a verb. We “fear” the unknown, danger, failure and more. No matter how you define it, one thing is certain. When it comes to tennis, fear is never helpful to a player's game. In tennis,...Read more
Rob Polishook
Imagine this … you are playing in front of 200 spectators, grinding it out on the hard courts under the hot sun. The first set you’ve won 7-5. Then, in a tight second set, you narrowly lose 6-7 and that was after holding two match points! You are now in the third set tie-breaker and the score is 5-...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Svetlana Kuznetsova became one of 10 active players with at least 500 pro match victories, after her 6-0, 7-6(3) win Monday over Zhang Shuai in the first round of the PTT Pattaya Open in Thailand. With a career record of 500-233, Kuznetsova joined active professionals Daniela Hantuchova, Jelena...Read more
Luke Jensen
As we head into another year of opportunity, a proper mind set is critical towards your enjoyment and improvement in our great game of tennis. I would really like to stress having a plan towards your tennis. If you are a competitive player at any level, you will know what parts of your game are...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-seeded and number one-ranked Alexander Zverev of Germany overcame 15-year-old American Stefan Kozlov of Pembroke Pines, Fla., 6-3, 6-0, to win the 2014 Australian Open Boys Singles Title in Melbourne. The second seeded Kozlov advanced to his first Grand Slam junior singles final and became the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Stanislas Wawrinka captured his first Grand Slam title Sunday at the 2014 Australian Open, upsetting world number one Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. Hampered by a back injury that nearly forced Nadal to retire after seeking off-court treatment for the injury. En route to the finals, Wawrinka...Read more