| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Tie Break Tens, the new fast-paced short-form tennis format, revealed today that tennis legends Serena and Venus Williams will compete in the fifth tournament of the Tie Break Tens series, which will be held at the iconic Madison Square Garden in New York City on March 5, 2018. The all-women...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Long Island’s Noah Rubin got his 2018 season off to the right start by claiming his third ATP Challenger Tour title this past weekend. Rubin took out fellow American Taylor Fritz 7-5, 6-4 to win the Internationaux BNP Paribas Challenger in Noumea, New Caledonia. Rubin, whose 2017 season was...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Playing in his home country, Australia’s Nick Kyrgios captured the Brisbane International title on Sunday, defeating American Ryan Harrison 6-4, 6-2 to win the fourth title of his career. “I felt good all week. I felt right at home,” said Kyrgios. “Every time I stepped out here you have me such...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The player field for the inaugural New York Open has been announced as top players Kevin Anderson and Steve Johnson have been added to the field that already included the likes of Sam Querrey, John Isner and Kei Nishikori. Kevin Anderson, South Africa’s top ranked player and No. 14 in the world,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
American qualifier Michael Mmoh continued his breakout week at the Brisbane International by notching a 6-2, 5-7, 6-4 victory over eighth-seed Mischa Zverev to reach the tournament’s quarterfinals. Mmoh, who only won his first ATP main draw match in the tournament’s opening round, books his spot in...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The injury bug at the top of the men’s game continues to strike as former world number one Andy Murray pulled out of this week’s Brisbane International, and is even considering the option of surgery. Murray was slated to return to competition this week in Brisbane but withdrew due to the lingering...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
It has been an inauspicious start to the new season on the ATP World Tour as a number of the world’s top players are still working their way back from injuries. That includes Novak Djokovic who has been dealing with an elbow injury since the middle of last season, and on Friday announced that he...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The top-ranked player on the ATP World Tour Rafael Nadal announced that he has withdrawn from next week’s Brisbane International. Nadal said that he is not ready to return to competition just yet following his long 2017 season. “I am sorry to announce I won’t be coming to Brisbane this year. My...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Marion Bartoli is attempting a comeback to the WTA, the 33-year-old announced on social media on Tuesday. “I am delighted to announce my comeback on the professional circuit of the WTA next year,” she said in a video. “I am so looking forward to see you again during my matches and share some...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The New York Open announced on Tuesday that will be partnering with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to raise funds through two Play for P.I.N.K Nights during the tournament at NYCB Live, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum On Sunday, February 11, the New York Open’s Premiere...Read more