Opinion

Genis Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard is calling Hollywood, but will they listen?

Eugenie Bouchard lost to Kirsten Flipkens in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. Flipkens clinched the last two games in the last set to win 7-5 3-6 7-5. The three-set battle lasted two and...
Kyrgios quarreling with a fan

Is Nick Kyrgios a “Dick”?

Nick Kyrgios has been called everything from ‘wild thing’ to ‘box office.’ In his latest showing, Kyrgios was called a ‘dick’ by a fan.  Tennis’ newest ‘bad boy’ responded well to this latest label. Nick the Dick? During his third-round match...
Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams

Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic Appear in Sports Illustrated.

Before tennis fans get the wrong idea, three of the top players appear in an issue of Sports Illustrated, and it’s not the Swim Suit edition. Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic have made the magazine’s Fittest 50...
Djokovic back

Novak Djokovic follows Nadal and Federer by completing his own comeback

With his latest victory at the Shanghai Masters 1000, Novak Djokovic continues his remarkable turnaround in 2018. Djokovic’s journey is much like the paths that Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have also taken recently to come back from down...

Tennis Channel Squeezing Every Nickel and Dime Out of Ads

Advertising dollars are hard to come by, and Tennis Channel is using every shot in the book to capture eyeballs. Regular viewers of the channel have noticed the extra plugs jammed into the latest telecasts. Besides the regular full-length television...
bikini tennis

Hailey Baldwin is latest celebrity to play bikini tennis

Maybe it is the heat or maybe just for the exposure, but celebrities love to play tennis in other than traditional tennis outfits. Model Hailey Baldwin is the latest to strip down to her skivvies and hit the court. Daughter...
Kyrgios

Nick Kyrgios, what’s next for the bad boy of tennis?

Nick Kyrgios has a game to die for. A rifling forehand a bullet of a serve and superb movements. Many predicted that the Australian would win a grand slam in his career. He is just far too talented. He...
Federer coaching Zverev

Tennis Needs to Stop Volleying About Coaching and Allow It

The U.S. Open Women’s final was memorable for many reasons. The one sticky issue it opened was about coaching. Is on-court coaching done and should it be allowed? Like a good rally, this point goes back and forth, but...
Rafael Nadal wax statue

Where’s the wax love for Tennis players?

Naomi Osaka has truly achieved fame becoming the number one woman in tennis. The 21-year old now has a Barbie doll in her likeness.  So where are the other players in plastic? At present, the world of Barbie has no...

How about the WTA Next Gen Finals?

The ATP Next Gen Finals did not start off on the right foot with their dubious bracket selection ceremony using models. There are already questions about the future of this new event. Before that is decided, here’s something to...