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July 1, 2016

It was an eventful Friday at the All England Club for Serena and Venus Williams, who had to overcome rain delays and their opponents to advance at Wimbledon.

June 30, 2016

French Open Girls Finalist Amanda Anisimova, 2015 USTA Girls 18s National Champion and U.S. Open Girls Finalist Sofia Kenin and Ulises Blanch, the number two-ranked junior in the world, lead a deep field of American girls and boys currently set to compete at the Wimbledon Junior Championships in...

June 30, 2016

The fourth day at Wimbledon was kind to American men, as Sam Querrey, Steve Johnson and Sam Querrey advanced to the third round while John Isner and Donald Young made their way into the tournament’s second round.

June 30, 2016

French Open champion Garbine Muguruza’s run at Wimbledon came to a close on Thursday as the second-seeded Spaniard fell to Slovakia’s Jana Cepelova 6-3, 6-2 in the Wimbledon second round, while American Venus Williams and Agnieszka Radwanska went the distance in their respective...

June 30, 2016

Pine Hollow Country Club hosted its annual Babes Against Cancer charity event on Tuesday morning, as club members and guests took to the tennis courts for a day of fun and to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

June 29, 2016

Novak Djokovic won his 30th consecutive Grand Slam match on Tuesday afternoon, moving past France’s Adrian Mannarino 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(5) to reach the third round.

June 29, 2016

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova had no problems in her first round match on Wednesday, breezing past Sorana Cirstea 6-0, 6-4 to reach the second round in less than an hour.

June 28, 2016

Seeking his second career title at Wimbledon, Andy Murray began his journey with a routine straight set win in his first round match Tuesday, rolling past fellow Briton Liam Broady 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 to advance to the second round.

June 28, 2016

Serena Williams got off to a somewhat slow start in her Wimbledon opener on Tuesday falling behind 15-40 in her opening service game. But that wouldn’t bother her, as the defending champion and world number one steamrolled past Swiss qualifier Amra Sadikovic 6-2, 6-4 to book her spot in...

June 27, 2016

772nd ranked Marcus Willis already produced the upset of Wimbledon, knocking off Ricardas Berankis in straight sets on Monday. 

June 27, 2016

Newly crowned French Open champion Garbine Muguruza dodged a potential first round upset at Wimbledon on Monday, hanging on for the  6-2, 5-7, 6-4 win over Italy’s Camila Giorgi.

June 24, 2016

The 130th edition of the Wimbledon Championships gets underway on Monday as the top tennis players in the world will battle for the sport's most prestigious trophy. While the men's tour currently consists of Novak Djokovic and then everybody else, we broke down some of the contenders,...

June 24, 2016

The 130th edition of the Wimbledon Championships gets underway on Monday as the top tennis players in the world will battle for the sport's most prestigious trophy. Serena Williams is the defending champion and without players like former number one Victoria Azarenka and former champion...

June 23, 2016

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka withdrew from Wimbledon on Thursday due to a knee injury that she suffered back in the French Open first round.

June 23, 2016

The USTA has announced that U.S. Fed Cup Captain Mary Joe Fernandez and USTA Player Development Head of Men’s Tennis Jay Berger, have been named, respectively, as the Women’s and Men’s Coaches of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Tennis Team. 

June 22, 2016

Ninth-seeded Marcos Baghdatis reached his fifth ATP World Tour quarterfinal of 2016 on Wednesday at the Aegon Open Nottingham, defeating American Sam Querrey 1-6, 7-6(8), 6-4 in just under two hours. Baghdatis will next face second-seeded Pablo Cuevas, who rallied to beat Daniel Evans 6-7(4), 7-...

June 22, 2016

It was a day of upsets at the Aegon International Eastbourne, as some of the WTA’s top stars failed to advance to the quarterfinals, as Caroline Wozniacki, Eugenie Bouchard and Petra Kvitova all fell Wednesday in a final tuneup before Wimbledon.

June 21, 2016

Television network EPIX will debut the EPIX Original Documentary “Serena,” a portrait of four-time Olympic Gold Medalist and International sports icon Serena Williams, Wednesday, June 22 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, 7C.

June 21, 2016

The things that make tennis such a unique sport are the positive effects it has beyond those white lines.

June 20, 2016

American Madison Keys won the second title of her career on Sunday, downing Barbora Strycova 6-4, 6-3 to capture the Aegon Classic championship, while  Andy Murray outlasted Milos Raonic in a hard-fought three set battle, fighting back from a set down to win 6-7(5), 6-4, 6-3 to capture...

June 20, 2016

I want to win the moment … this is something I often say to my players at the collegiate level. Serena Williams did the work and her record speaks for itself. Not only does she win, but she wins every moment.

June 17, 2016

The intensity and requirements of sports have significantly progressed over the past decade. Along with the increase in play has also come a requirement for athletes to participate in strength and conditioning for their sport for both improvement of sports performance, as well as reduction of...

June 17, 2016

The Suffolk County Junior Tennis League (SCJTL) hosted its annual Boys Varsity Tennis Awards Dinner at Villa Lombardi's in Holbrook, honoring and celebrating another successul and competitive season in Suffolk County.

June 17, 2016

The most important key to good tennis is to learn how to accept a lost point. If you allow the point to get under your skin, you will begin to make the long downward spiral to defeat.