Steve Annacone
I’m sure we have all experienced having a great practice session only to find ourselves in a match struggling with the very same shots we hit well in practice. Even though you have executed these shots successfully in practice, it is a whole different world when you are trying to win a match. Your...Read more
Novak Djokovic came back from two sets down to reach the French Open quarterfinals on Monday.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
It was an exciting day of tennis in Paris at the 2021 French Open as top-seed Novak Djokovic was nearly upset by Italy’s Lorenzo Musetti. But Djokovic overcame the young Italian and advanced with a 6-7(7), 6-7(2), 6-1, 6-0, 4-0 (ret.) victory. “After I lost the second set and went out to change and...Read more
Serena Williams got past a difficult third round opponent in fellow American Danielle Collins on Friday.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Men’s Singles (2) Daniil Medvedev d. Reilly Opelka 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 (6) Alexander Zverev d. Laslo Dere 6-2, 7-5, 6-2 Federico Delbonis d. (27) Fabio Fognini 6-4, 6-1, 6-3 Kei Nishikori d. Henri Laaksonen 7-5 (ret.) Alejandro Davidovich Fokina d. Casper Ruud 7-6(3), 2-6, 7-6(6), 0-6, 7-5 (12) Pablo...Read more
Chris Lewit
The forehand has become the premier dominant shot in modern tennis, especially in the men’s game. Toni Nadal, the legendary Spanish coach, even goes so far as to describe the forehand as “the most important shot in the game.” Most coaches and players would probably disagree with Uncle Toni, and...Read more
Magda Linette had top-seed Ash Barty on the ropes before Barty was forced to retire. Linette is now into the French Open third round.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Results from Day Five at the 2021 French Open Men’s Singles (8) Roger Federer d. Marin Cilic 6-2, 2-6, 7-6(4), 6-2 Mikael Ymer d. (14) Gael Monfils 6-0, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3 (1) Novak Djokovic d. Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 (9) Matteo Berrettini d. Federico Coria 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 (18) Jannik Sinner d...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Real estate in the Hamptons is some of the most sought after property in the world, and many of them are perfect for the tennis lover. With gorgeous landscapes, modern design and private tennis courts, among other amenities, these properties are truly one-of-a-kind. With the help of Parsa Samii of...Read more
Steve Annacone
Thinking on the court should be simple and concise. Play every single point the best that you can. You cannot win every game point, or every critical point; you have to keep giving yourself chances. If you had one chance, you need another. If you had a couple, you need three, etc. You need to think...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
In the summer, people from across Long Island and New York City flock to the Hamptons, to enjoy the sun, while sitting by the pool or ocean, and taking part in an array of outdoor activities. One of those activities, and perhaps its most popular, is tennis. It may be the favorite activity for...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Results from Day Three at the 2021 French Open: Men’s Singles (3) Rafael Nadal d. Alex Popyrin 6-3, 6-2, 7-6(3) (14) Gael Monfils d. Albert Ramos-Vinolas 1-6, 7-6(6), 6-4, 6-4 (9) Matteo Berrettini d. Taro Daniel 6-0, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 Ricardas Berankis d. (29) Ugo Humbert 6-4, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 Jan-...Read more
Brian Coleman
This article first appeared in the May/June 2021 issue of New York Tennis Magazine. Click Here to access the full digital issue. The second Grand Slam of 2021 gets underway this weekend in the City of Love as the best players in the world arrive in Paris for the French Open. The weather should be...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Slinger Bag is the ultimate summer essential item to brush up on your skills after a long winter. The first truly portable and affordable tennis ball launcher, Slinger Bag is the perfect partner for tennis enthusiasts, amateurs and professionals to practice their favorite drills in their local...Read more
Steve Annacone
It is human nature to try to figure out what went wrong when you miss a shot on the tennis court. Most of us would be better off approaching things a different way. The first step is to identify if the miss was caused by the opponent hitting a good shot. If this is the case, it is best just to move...Read more
Khrystsina Tryboi
Many players default to a coaching career because it feels familiar and comfortable following their playing days, and there is nothing wrong with that. But when making this transition, most try to teach the game the way they were taught, forgetting that today’s game is nothing like it was 20, or...Read more
Press Release
Slinger Bag, a sports brand focused on innovating game improvement technology and equipment, today announced its newest partnership with world-leading tennis coach and sports commentator, Patrick Mouratoglou.The Slinger brand ambassador team is led by Tommy Haas, former ATP No. 2 ranked player and...Read more
Coco Gauff (left) and Caty McNally (right) captured the doubles title in Parma this weekend, just hours after Gauff won the singles title.
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
American teenager Coco Gauff completed the sweep in Parma, Italy this weekend as she claimed both the singles and doubles championships at the Emilia-Romagna Open. Gauff won the singles title with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Wang Qiang. “I think I did well in engaging every point and pushing her back...Read more