Opinion

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...

The quarter of death. INDIAN WELLS

Any bets on Stevie Johnson or Fernando Verdasco surviving the quarter from Hell in Indian Wells? These two players might not be the best choices to come out of this section of the draw, but none of the bigger names...

Is Stan Wawrinka heading for a showdown with Roger Federer?

After an impressive match against Dominic Thiem, Stan Wawrinka is heading to another showdown with that other Swiss player, Roger Federer. Wawrinka topped Theim 6-4, 4-6, 7-6(7-2) to continue towards what could be just Stan’s second ATP Masters 1000 title....

Does Roger Federer need to defeat Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic?

So far, 2017 has been an incredible year for Roger Federer, but there is something missing. While Federer had handled Rafael Nadal, there are some unanswered questions. How would Federer fare against the two top world ranked players, Andy...

Will Maria Sharapova get cheers or boos on her return?

Later this month, Maria Sharapova returns to competitive tennis after a 15th-month doping suspension. There are two sides to this story. Most of the players do not like it while tennis fans are looking forward to the Russian champion’s...
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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...

A year worth of emotion in first week of French Open

The battles on the dirt of Roland Garros have almost been overshadowed by off-court drama from joy to sadness. And in between, there also been ignorance and stupidity to show the whole range of human feelings. Kvitova Tennis fans were happy...

BUT SERIOUSLY. Now Can John McEnroe play Serena Williams?

The idea has been floating around for a couple of years. And more fuel has been added to the flames now that John McEnroe has claimed that Serena Williams would be ranked “like 700 in men’s tennis.” As part of...

No under the radar for Maria Sharapova

She is thirty years old and has not played in a Grand Slam event in 15 months due to a doping violation. Earlier this year, she withdrew from two tennis tournaments and is now ranked 148th.  Yet Maria Sharapova was...

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...