| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Martina Navratilova, an outspoken trailblazer both on and off the tennis court for more than three decades, will be recognized with the Eugene L. Scott Award by the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum, at the 30th annual Legends Ball on Friday, Sept. 10, 2010 at Cipriani 42nd Street in...Read more
  | By Gary Simeone
Locust Valley's Creek Club beat North Hills 18-11 in Long Island Tennis Pro League (LIPTL) action on Friday, July 16th at The Creek Club. "It was a tight match between two good teams," said Martin Wostenholme, tennis director at The Creek Club. The first of three matches featured women's singles...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that the seventh season of the Olympus U.S. Open Series, the six-week North American summer tennis season that links 10 ATP World Tour and Sony Ericsson WTA Tour summer tournaments to the U.S. Open, launches today with the Atlanta Tennis Championships. Since its inception in...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
First place was on the line last night at Sportime Stadium at Randalls Island in a match between two World TeamTennis rivals, the New York Sportimes and the Washington Kastles. The Sportimes, who came in with a record of 7-3, were knocked out of the semifinals of last year's World TeamTennis...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis Channel, the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to both the professional sport and tennis lifestyle, will carry nine Olympus U.S. Open Series tournaments this summer, offering viewers nearly 80 hours of high-definition action from the six-week series that leads...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Sportime Stadium at Randall's Island was buzzing last night as some of tennis's greats, both past and present, were on-hand for the WTT match between the New York Sportimes and the Philadelphia Freedoms. Andy Roddick (representing the Freedoms), John McEnroe (Sportimes) and Billie Jean King (WTT...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
John McEnroe will face off against Andy Roddick tonight at 7:00 p.m. at Sportime Stadium at Randall's Island as the New York Sportimes welcome the Philadelphia Freedoms in World TeamTennis action. The weather in New York is threatening the slated 7:00 p.m. start of the match, but the crew at...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Beach Tennis USA and Long Island Tennis Magazine present the third leg of the Long Island Tennis Magazine Challenge, set for Saturday, July 17-Sunday July 18 at Grand Avenue at the Boardwalk in Long Beach, N.Y. This tournament brings professional players out to compete for ITF World Ranking Points...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Tennis Hall of Famer, native New Yorker and former world number one-ranked player John McEnroe has announced that Nike has agreed to become the first official corporate partner of the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, which will open in mid-September at the new $19 million Sportime at Randall’s Island...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that chart-topping pop superstars Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato will hold court with tennis world number one-ranked Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Kim Clijsters and Novak Djokovic at the 15th Annual Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day presented by Hess, Saturday, Aug. 28 at the USTA Billie...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced that Grand Marnier Liqueur has entered into a partnership with the USTA to become an official sponsor of the Olympus U.S. Open Series. Grand Marnier will also sponsor seven Olympus U.S. Open Series events, including the Atlanta Tennis Championships, Farmers Classic, Bank of...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Sunday afternoon at Sportime Stadium at Randalls Island, the New York Sportimes moved in to a first place tie with the Washington Kastles by defeating the Philadelphia Freedom, 24-15. With the win, the Sportimes improved to 5-1 on the season. Sunday was Junior Team Tennis Day at Sportime Stadium...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Mardy Fish captured his fourth ATP World Tour win at the Campbell's Hall of Fame Tennis Championships for the Van Alen Cup in Newport, R.I. on Sunday. Fish fired 24 aces past number four seed Olivier Rochus of Belgium for a 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 victory in two hours and four minutes. The victory will...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-ranked USTA Eastern juniors will be adding a team component to their individual competition this summer, and playing together in prestigious USTA National Championships across the country. The juniors, who are selected based on their section endorsement, will be participating in the USTA...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In a thrilling, come from behind victory, the New York Sportimes defeated the Boston Lobsters on Thursday night in Boston in World TeamTennis action. The Sportimes were able to avenge a home loss to the Lobsters on Wednesday night. Abigail Spears and Robert Kendrick got the Sportimes off to a good...Read more