New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Juan Martin del Potro successfully defended his Basel title on Sunday, defeating five-time former champion Roger Federer 7-6(3), 2-6, 6-4 in a rematch of last year's finals match. Del Potro improved to a 23-1 record at ATP World Tour 500 tournaments this season, and has already qualified for the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Serena Williams was a 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 winner Sunday, defeating Li Na to win the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships for the fourth time in her career. A day after Serena's 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 semifinal win over Jelena Jankovic, Serena returned to the courts of Istanbul to cap off her very successful 2013...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Roger Federer moved to within two match wins of qualifying for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals on Friday when he reached the Swiss Indoors Basel semifinals after a 6-3, 7-6(2) win over Grigor Dimitrov. Federer is looking to qualify for the year-end event for the 12th consecutive year, and will...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Friday, Serena Williams became the first player into the semifinals of the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships in Istanbul, defeating Petra Kvitova, 6-2, 6-3, to improve to 3-0 in her group in just 72 minutes. With the win, Serena now has 13 consecutive TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championship wins...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Centercourt Athletic Club of Chatham, N.J. has announced that it is hosting its first “Tennis on Campus Alumni PlayDay” on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 from 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. The event, designed for former club tennis and college tennis players, is the first event of its kind to be held in the USTA...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Roger Federer was able to advance at the 2013 Swiss Indoors Basel on Wednesday, defeating Denis Istomin 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 to reach the quarterfinals. With a win in the finals, which would be Federer’s sixth Basel title, he would qualify for the season-ending Barclays ATP World Tour Finals. Federer won...Read more
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Angelique Kerber defeated Agnieszka Radwanska on Thursday at the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships-Istanbul, 6-2, 6-2, eliminating Radwanska from the event. "It's not easy to play well against Aga—you need to be focused on every point—so that's what I tried to do," Kerber said. "I was playing very...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced its annual award recipients for the 2012-13 Olympic and Paralympic athletes and teams of the year, which included the U.S. men’s doubles tennis team of Bob & Mike Bryan, who were honored as Team of the Year. The six awards will be...Read more
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Serena Williams got off to a strong start at the 2013 TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships in Istanbul, beating Angelique Kerber, 6-3, 6-1. Serena fired 31 winners to just 11 unforced errors in the 64-minute match, finishing off Kerber with winner number 31, a backhand down the line into the open...Read more
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Tomas Berdych will make his fourth straight appearance at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals after becoming the latest player to qualify for the season finale, to be held at The O2 in London from Nov. 4-11. Following the first round results at the Swiss Indoors Basel, the Czech is guaranteed his...Read more
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Top seed and defending champion Juan Martin del Potro defeated Switzerland's Henri Lakksonen 6-4, 6-4 on Tuesday at the Swiss Indoors Basel. Del Potro is closing in on his 300th match win and improved to a 298-120 career lifetime record. He will next face Marcos Baghdatis, and has reached the...Read more
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The USTA Collegiate Clay Court Invitational–the largest clay court event in college tennis, featuring many of the country’s top college players–will be live-streamed online on ESPN3.com this Sunday, beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET. The event, hosted by Florida State University Thursday-Sunday at the...Read more
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Victoria Azarenka defeated Sara Errani in a tight two-setter in the first match of the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships in Istanbul on Tuesday, 7-6(4), 6-2. After reaching the finals of the 2013 U.S. Open, Azarenka went on to lose her opening matches at her only two fall tournaments, in Tokyo to...Read more
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Roger Federer opened his campaign for a sixth Swiss Indoors Basel title on Monday with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Adrian Mannarino. Federer improved to a 48-8 record overall at the event where he once served as a ballboy. Federer has two tournaments remaining with which to secure his place at the season-...Read more
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USTA Metro Junior Team Tennis will host a Registration and Kick-Off Party on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. There will be tennis, food and games, in addition to on-site registration for the Junior Team Tennis season. Register as a...Read more