New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Two promising American junior players will once again be featured as part of the BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden, as a pair of 16-year-olds, Francis Taifoe and Reilly Opelka, will take part in World Tennis Day on March 3. These juniors will play prior to Andy Murray taking on Novak...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
It was a celebration that fit the achievement. Francis Tiafoe slammed his racket down and shouted up to the sky in elation. The 15-year-old Tiafoe won the Boys 18s Singles Title at the 2013 Metropolia Orange Bowl International Tennis Championships on Sunday, becoming the youngest player to win the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Day two of the 2013 Metropolia Junior Orange Bowl Championships saw the second round draw on both the boys’ and girls’ side completed. In the boys’ draw, U.S. players Henrik Wiersholm and Stefan Kozlov, who are doubles partners and neighbors at the USTA’s training facility in Boca Raton, Fla., both...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The 67th Annual Metropolia Orange Bowl Junior Tennis Championships has been a fixture of the year-end junior tennis calendar since 1947 and this year’s event promises to add to its illustrious history. On the boy's side of the draw, top-seeded Alexander Zverev of Germany got his title campaign off...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
A world class field will assemble at the Frank Veltri Tennis Centre in Coral Gables, Fla. from Dec. 14-23 for the 67th edition of the Orange Bowl. Many of the game’s current stars are past Orange Bowl champions, including Roger Federer, Andy Roddick and Caroline Wozniacki, and some of the best...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Jessica Golovin from New York, N.Y. who plays at the John McEnroe Tennis Academy at Sportime Randalls Island lost a tight match at the Evert American ITF in Boca Raton, Fla. to fellow American Sophie Chang 6-4, 5-7, 6-4. Jessica fought hard and came back from down one set to love, but couldn’t...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
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
Adam Wolfthal
Arvind Mahankali of Queens is the 2013 Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion, beating out 280 other contestants in his fourth attempt in the competition. Arvind was finally able to overcome his “German Curse,” having been eliminated in third place the prior two years when asked to spell a word of...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Centercourt Performance Tennis Center 65 Columbia Road ♦ Morristown, N.J. www.centercourtclub.com The Centercourt Performance Tennis Center (CPTC) is located in Morristown, N.J., a one-of-a-kind facility fully-dedicated to the development and performance of tennis players. The Performance Center...Read more