April 20, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

World number one Novak Djokovic won his third consecutive ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament on Sunday, beating Czech Tomas Berdych 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 to win the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Championship. With the victory, Djokovic becomes the first player ever to win the first three Masters 1000 tournaments in a season.

April 20, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Italians Sara Errani & Flavia Pennetta beat Americans Serena Williams & Alison Riske 6-0, 6-3 on Sunday afternoon to give Italy a 3-2 victory over the United States in the Fed Cup playoff matchup. The United States actually held a 2-1 advantage heading into the final two matches on Sunday, but dropped the last singles match and the deciding doubles match to fall short.

April 17, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Gael Monfils continued his deep run at the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over ninth-seeded Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Friday.

April 17, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The United States women will be in Brindisi, Italy this weekend to battle Italy in a Fed Cup World Playoff match. The two are very familiar opponents as this will be the fifth meeting between the two counties in the last seven years. Italy has taken the last four of those matches but the U.S. leads the overall series 9-4. 

April 16, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Gael Monfils pulled off the biggest upset of the day in Monte Carlo on Thursday, beating second-seeded Swiss Roger Federer 6-4, 7-6(5) to push his way into the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters quarterfinals.

April 15, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Rafael Nadal got off to a good start in the clay season on Wednesday, defeating France’s Lucas Pouille 6-2, 6-1 to reach the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters third-round.

April 14, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

World number one Novak Djokovic began his run at the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas on Tuesday in a second-round contest. 

April 14, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Venus Williams has announced her withdrawal from the United States Fed Cup playoff against Italy this weekend due to a personal matter.

April 13, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

American John Isner got off to a winning start at the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters on Monday afternoon, defeating fellow American Steve Johnson 6-4, 6-4 to move on in Monaco.

April 13, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Angelique Kerber stormed back from a 4-1 deficit in the third set to defeat Madison Keys 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 on Sunday afternoon to win the Family Circle Cup title in Charleston, S.C.

April 13, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

American Jack Sock captured the first ATP World Tour title of his career on Sunday, knocking off eighth-seed Sam Querrey 7-6(9), 7-6(2) in the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship final in Houston, Texas.

April 13, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced the tournaments for the Har-Tru Wild Card Challenge, which utilizes the USTA Pro Circuit to award wild cards into the French Open. The three women’s events will be hosted in Dothan, Ala.; Charlottesville, Va.; and Indian Harbour Beach, Fla., and the three men’s events will take place in Sarasota, Fla.; Savannah, Ga.; and Tallahassee, Fla. The challenge kicks off in Sarasota for the men’s events and Monday, April 20, in Dothan for the women’s events. 

April 10, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Madison Keys stormed into the semifinals of the Family Circle Cup on Friday afternoon, knocking out fellow American Lauren Davis 6-2, 6-2 in Charleston, S.C.

April 10, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Jack Sock rolled past second-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut 6-4, 6-4 at the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships on Thursday afternoon. The unseeded American has advanced to the quarterfinals in Houston, Texas for the second consecutive season, taking out the world number 15 in one hour and 21 minutes.

April 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

American Lauren Davis followed up her stunning victory over top-seed Eugenie Bouchard on Wednesday by ousting 15th-seeded Mona Barthel on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Family Circle Cup.

April 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

American Sam Querrey beat compatriot Steve Johnson 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 on Wednesday to move into the third-round of the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships in Houston, Texas.

April 9, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

American Lauren Davis notched one of the biggest wins of her career on Wednesday afternoon, beating top-seeded Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-1 to reach the third round of the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, S.C.

April 8, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Americans Jack Sock and Steve Johnson made their way into the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships second round with victories on Tuesday.

April 8, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Fresh off reaching a career high in the rankings, Russian Ekaterina Makarova had to come back from a set down to beat Zhang Shuai of China 5-7, 6-3, 6-2 at the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, S.C.

April 8, 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 19-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams, former world number one and world number 15 Venus Williams, number 45 Alison Riske, and number 63 Christina McHale will represent the U.S. in the 2015 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group Playoff against Italy.

April 6, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Novak Djokovic won his fifth Miami Open title on Sunday, beating familiar foe Andy Murray 7-6(3), 4-6, 6-0 on an extremely humid Easter Sunday afternoon. The title also means that for the third time in his career, Djokovic has completed the Indian Wells and Miami sweep, becoming the only player ever to do so.

April 6, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Serena Williams put on a dominant performance Saturday afternoon, beating Spaniard Carla Suarez-Navarro 6-2, 6-0 to win the eighth Miami Open title of her career.

April 3, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

American John Isner played arguably the best tennis of his career on Thursday afternoon, dominating fifth-ranked Kei Nishikori 6-4, 6-3 to reach the Miami Open semifinals. Isner won his second straight match over a top 10 opponent following his defeat of sixth-ranked Milos Raonic in the fourth-round.

April 3, 2015
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Andy Roddick won his third event on the 2015 PowerShares Series, defeating John McEnroe 6-3 in the championship match of the PowerShares QQQ Challenge from the Sears Centre in Chicago, Ill. on Thursday night.