February 6, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Eugenie Bouchard has herself a new coach for 2015. The 20-year old Canadian will be working with Sam Sumyk, the highly respected coach who previously worked with world number one Victoria Azarenka, according to The Toronto Star’s Stephanie Myles.

February 6, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States is set to face Argentina on the road in the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group II First Round on an outdoor red clay court at the Pilara Tennis Club in Buenos Aires, Feb. 7-8. U.S. Fed Cup Captain Mary Joe Fernandez has a strong team heading to Argentina, with world number one and 19-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams and world number 11 and seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams leading the team. 

February 5, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Coco Vandeweghe and Taylor Townsend will replace Madison Keys and Varvara Lepchenko on the U.S. Fed Cup Team roster for the World Group II First Round in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Keys suffered a leg injury in the Australian Open en route to her first career Grand Slam semifinal, while Lepchenko suffered an illness after competing in Australia and is still recovering.

February 4, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

After nearly a decade and a half, world number one Serena Williams announced via a TIME Magazine exclusive that she will end her boycott of Indian Wells and return to the California tournament this year.

February 2, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Novak Djokovic showed why he is the class of the ATP World Tour right now, blowing past red-hot Andy Murray 7-6(5), 6-7(4), 6-3, 6-0 for his fifth-career Australian Open title, the first man to do so in the Open Era. The win also marked the third-time he has defeated Murray in the Melbourne final.

February 2, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Martina Hingis captured her first Grand Slam title since coming out of retirement in 2013, teaming up with India’s Leander Paes to win the Australian Open Mixed-Doubles Championship 6-4, 6-3 over defending champions Krisina Mladenovic of France & Daniel Nestor of Canada.

February 2, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

World number one Serena Williams captured her 19th career Grand Slam title on Saturday, continuing her dominance of Maria Sharapova in a 6-3, 7-6(5) victory in the Australian Open final.

January 30, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The unseeded duo of American Bethanie Mattek-Sands & Czech Lucie Safarova captured the Australian Open women’s doubles title on Friday, defeating 14th-seeded Chan Yung-jan & Zheng Jie 6-4, 7-6(5).

January 30, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

World number one and four-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic took advantage of 69 unforced errors from fourth-seeded Stan Wawrinka, ousting the defending Australian Open champion 7-6(1), 3-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 to advance into the final.

January 29, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Andy Murray has reached the Australian Open final for the fourth-time in his career, coming back from a set down to beat seventh-seeded Czech Tomas Berdych 6-7(6), 6-0, 6-3, 7-5 in the night match Thursday

January 29, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The first Grand Slam final of the year will feature the top two players in the world on the women’s side, as both Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova bullied their ways into the Australian Open title match.

January 29, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The Memphis Open, presented by ServiceMaster, has announced that Jared Donaldson and Stefan Kozlov, two promising American teenagers, received wild cards into the main draw of the event, set for Feb. 7-15 at the Racquet Club of Memphis. The wild cards give Donaldson, 18, and Kozlov, 16, direct entry into the singles field of 28, where they’ll compete alongside top pros such as 2014 U.S. Open finalist Kei Nishikori and top-ranked American John Isner.

January 28, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The reigning champion at the Australian Open Stan Wawrinka continued his run to defend that title on Wednesday, defeating fifth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 6-4, 7-6(6) to advance to the final four in Melbourne.

January 28, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

When Venus Williams made her pro debut in 1994, Madison Keys had yet to be born. Fast-forward to 2015, and the 19-year-old Keys finds herself into her first Grand Slam semifinal after knocking off Williams 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the quarterfinals Wednesday.

January 28, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Serena Williams had to fight back from a set down to win each of her last two matches entering Wednesday’s quarterfinal versus 12th seeded Dominika Cibulkova. With a short turnaround looming in the semifinals and coming off two three-set matches, Serena wasted no time, powering past Cibulkova 6-2, 6-2 in just over an hour to advance.

January 28, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA and United States Fed Cup Captain Mary Joe Fernandez have announced that world number one and 18-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams, former world number one and world number 18 Venus Williams, number 30 Varvara Lepchenko and number 35 and 2015 Australian Open semifinalist Madison Keys will represent the U.S. in the 2015 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group II First Round against Argentina

January 27, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

While the Northeast part of the United States was blasted with a blizzard on Tuesday, the weather was in the mid-60s and sunny on the other side of the world in Melbourne, Australia for the Australian Open quarterfinals. On a mildly cool day for an Australian summer, seventh-seeded Czech Tomas Berdych put on a cold-blooded performance against third-seeded Spaniard Rafael Nadal.

January 27, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Andy Murray essentially played a road match on Tuesday, battling through Nick Kyrgios and the Australian crowd for a 6-3, 7-6(5), 6-3 quarterfinal victory Tuesday.

January 27, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Maria Sharapova put on a nearly flawless performance on Tuesday, blowing past seventh-seeded Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-2 to reach the Australian Open semifinals.

January 26, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Kei Nishikori powered his way into the Australian Open quarterfinals, defeating ninth-seeded David Ferrer 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday. The fifth-seeded Nishikori notched six break points, displaying his outstanding baseline defense, to seize control of each set and reach the final eight in Melbourne.

January 26, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Milos Raonic became the first Canadian in the Open Era to reach the quarterfinals of the Australian Open, defeating the 12th-seeded Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-7(7), 6-3 on Monday in Melbourne.

January 26, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Venus Williams continues to play some of the best tennis of her entire career to begin the 2015 season as the 18th seeded American outlasted sixth-seeded Pole Agnieszka Radwanska 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 on Monday to move into the Australian Open quarterfinals.

January 23, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Tomas Berdych and Andy Murray continued their excellent starts to the Australian Open, as each rolled in straight sets to advance to the fourth round on Friday.

January 23, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Italian Andreas Seppi entered Friday’s third-round match with Roger Federer with an 0-10 record against the world number two from Switzerland. He changed that and caused the biggest upset of the 2015 Australian Open so far, ousting Federer 6-4, 7-6(5), 4-6, 7-6(5) to move into the fourth-round.