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September 21, 2017

Amazon Prime Video will be the official streaming partner of the ATP World Tour, the ATP and ATP Media announced on Thursday.

September 21, 2017

Defending champion and third-seed Caroline Wozniacki rallied back from a third-set deficit to beat American Shelby Rogers 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 and reach the quarterfinals at the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo, Japan.

September 20, 2017

We all saw Roger Federer win yet another Grand Slam victory, totaling 19, undoubtedly making a strong case for being the GOAT … Greatest Of All-Time.

September 20, 2017

The ATP announced that it will try full electronic line-calling during the Next Gen Finals in November, using strictly technology and no linespeople on the court.

September 19, 2017

David Letterman made us realize that people like lists. I guess any of these thoughts could be article subjects, but I prefer to just take this opportunity to clear my throat.

September 19, 2017

Great Neck South got back on the winning track on Monday afternoon, beating Garden City 7-0 to improve to 5-1 in Nassau County’s Conference II-A.

September 18, 2017

As we shut down a glorious summer of tennis and look forward to a great fall going into winter, I am just floored by the work done on the pro tour by the veterans who continue to amaze. When I played on the pro tour, players in their 30s were a rarity. 

September 18, 2017

The Hewlett Bulldogs won its third straight match on Friday afternoon, downing the Owls of Lynbrook 5-2 to improve to 3-1 on the season.

September 15, 2017

I started playing tennis when I was 10-years-old. My brother Paul and I would go with our parents to the park in Sag Harbor and eventually, we decided to go out and try to hit some balls. We pretty much picked it up right away and became regular hitting partners for the next 20 years.

September 15, 2017

New Jersey native and defending champion Christina McHale advanced to the semifinals of the Tokyo Open on Friday, downing third-seeded Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-4, 6-1.

September 14, 2017

I don't travel to tournaments as much as I used to earlier in my career, but I decided to journey with a terrific student to Virginia Beach to the Girls’ 16 Clay Court Super Nationals this past July. I was expecting the worst, but was pleasantly surprised at the performances of these...

September 14, 2017

The Blazers of Great Neck North won its second straight match on Wednesday, downing Cold Spring Harbor 6-1.

September 13, 2017

Some fun facts from the 2017 U.S. Open, per USTA

September 13, 2017

Two of Suffolk County’s best teams met on Tuesday afternoon as Commack traveled to Half Hollow Hills East in a key League 1 matchup, and it was the Thunderbirds of Hills East who made the early season statement with a 6-1 victory.

September 12, 2017

Syosset got past Great Neck North in a tightly-contested Conference I matchup in Nassau County on Monday afternoon as the Braves won 4-3 behind its doubles play. 

September 11, 2017

Rafael Nadal delivered a masterful performance on Sunday, capturing his 16th Grand Slam title with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win over Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final, his second major title of the year and another confirmation that 2017 belonged to he and Roger Federer.

September 11, 2017

Sixteen-year old Amanda Anisimova, of Aventura, Fla., won the US Open girls' singles title Sunday, defeating American 13-year old Cori 'CoCo' Gauff, 6-0, 6-2. It was the first time since 1981 that the US Open women's and girls' finals were both contested between two...

September 11, 2017

While the U.S. Open was wrapping up this weekend, the high school tennis season was continuing to get underway across Long Island as most teams played matches on Friday afternoon.

September 9, 2017

Unseeded 22-year-old Sloane Stephens defeated fellow American Madison Keys, the number 15 seed, late Saturday afternoon 6-3, 6-0 to capture the 2017 U.S. Open Women’s Singles Championship, the first Grand Slam title of her career.

September 8, 2017

As classes for the 2017-2018 school year began this week, so did the launch of the Girls High School Tennis season, as teams took to the courts for action Thursday to kick off the new year.

September 8, 2017

The number 15-seed Madison Keys is headed to the U.S. Open Women’s Singles Finals, defeating fellow American CoCo Vandeweghe in straight sets, 6-1, 6-2 in just over an hour. Her opponent Saturday afternoon at Arthur Ashe Stadium will be Sloane Stephens, who outlasted the number nine-seeded...

September 8, 2017

The duo of Jean-Julien Rojer of the Netherlands & Horia Tecau of Romania, seeded 12th, captured the 2017 U.S. Open Doubles Championship, a 6-4, 6-3 win over the 11th-seeded Spanish team of Feliciano Lopez & Marc Lopez Friday afternoon at Arthur Ashe Stadium in just under 90 minutes.

September 8, 2017

A look at the upcoming Nassau and Suffolk County girl’s high school season, the teams to watch and the players to keep on your radar for the upcoming fall season.

September 7, 2017

Juan Martin del Potro upset Roger Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6(8), 6-3 in Wednesday night's quarterfinal, and will meet Rafael Nadal in the final four in Flushing Meadows.