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  • Team Switzerland Celebrates Davis Cup Victory November 23, 2014
    ITF Davis Cup portrays sports business success
    How can you excite sports fans around the world while maximizing all the business opportunities available in sports business today? It is not easy when you are competing with hundreds of big bankroll professional team but this weekend’s...
  • Richard Spurling, Tennis Professional
    Richard Spurling succeeds with LA based ACEing Autism
    Richard Spurling is a tennis professional with an interesting career and an unusual calling. Born in Sweden he grew up in England and Belgium. He attended Florida Atlantic University where he played Division I tennis and graduated with a BS in...
  • Roger Federer of Switzerland leads the celebrations
    In a week, Roger Federer goes from a no show to Davis Cup victory
    Roger Federer defeated Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to win the first Swiss Davis Cup in history. It was just seven days ago, when Federer looked to be on the ropes and in bad shape to battle France to fill the one space in his trophy case.Last...
  • Nadal is ready for a comeback.
    Rafael Nadal has high hopes for new year of tennis
    Both tennis players and fans of the sport are looking forward to another great year of exciting play on the courts in 2015. One particular player is more anxious than ever. Rafael Nadal has had his share of health issues this past year. His most...
  • Serena Williams
    Serena Williams says 'you're beautiful, no matter what society says'
    Serena Williams' winning attitude doesn't end when she steps off the tennis court. The confidence that has helped the top-ranked tennis player win 18 Grand Slam singles titles carries over into an acceptance of her curvy physique."I...
  • The Winning Attitude
    How to Lose at Tennis…and Life
    For those of you who know me, you know that I’ve been a devoted tennis player. That is, until I injured myself and turned to other forms of exercise and activity. I didn’t say I was a “good” tennis player. I said I was a ...
  • Adopt a military unit
    Houston Tennis Association adopts a unit in Afghanistan
    For the fourth year the Houston Tennis Association packed and mailed “care packages” to military service members in the Adopt-a-Unit program.HTA volunteers boxed 31 care packages, for a total weight of 314 pounds and $482.90 in postage...
  • Novak Djokovic of Serbia poses with the ATP trophy
    ATP tour finals end with a thud as Djokovic wins title when Federer withdraws
    The Barclays ATP World Tours Finals ended with Novak Djokovic winning the title by default when Roger Federer withdrew due to an injury.This conclusion seemed almost fitting considering the week long showing of one sided matches and uninspired...
  • Serena Williams
    Serena Williams to host charity run
    Serena Williams is about to achieve a new first.The top-seeded women's tennis player will host her first charity run called the Serena Williams Ultimate Run. The event will take place on Dec. 14 in Miami Beach, Fl. and carry runners along...
  • Serena Williams
    Serena Williams says she 'desperately' wants a family
    Serena Williams is a household name. She is the reigning world's No. 1 female tennis player. She has won every trophy imaginable. She is a bonafide tennis legend.But one accomplishment has managed to elude her: A steady, committed relationship...
  • ProWorld Tennis Academy and Tecnifibre
    ProWorld Tennis Academy to partner with Tecnifibre
    Put one of the top high-performance tennis academies together with one of the top global manufacturers and names in tennis and you have a great marriage.That is what happened this week at ProWorld Tennis, a leading tennis academy based in Delray...
  • Memphis Open
    New look for professional tennis in Memphis with the Memphis Open
    Since 1977, there has been professional tennis in Memphis.Now, the 2015 edition of the men's ATP World Tour event to be played February 9-15 at The Racquet Club of Memphis in Memphis, Tenn. gets a bit a refresh.The event has been renamed the...
  • Juniors compete in HTA Fall Festival
    Juniors compete in HTA Fall Festival
    Sanjana Surapaneni of Katy defeated Sarah Mabee of Houston 7-5, 7-6 (4) to win the super championship girls 16 singles at the Houston Tennis Association Junior Fall Festival at Lee LeClear Tennis Center Sunday, October 26.Shantanu Sonthalia of...
  • Brengle/ Glatch snag championship doubles titles in The Tennis Classic of Macon
    Brengle/ Glatch snag championship doubles titles in The Tennis Classic of Macon
    MACON, Georgia, (October 26, 2014) Macon’s residents were treated with a USTA Pro Circuit doubles finals match held at the Jaime Kaplan Tennis Center on Stratford Academy’s campus.Doubles champions, Madison Brengle and Alexa Glatch...
  •  Serena Williams of USA celebrates
    Serena Williams crushes Simona Halep to win fifth WTA Finals
    Everybody in the Singapore Indoor stadium saw this coming. Earlier in the week at the WTA season finale, Serena Williams lost badly to Simona Halep. And in fitting fashion, Williams got pay back by destroying Halep 6-3, 6-0 in the final.Williams...