Rafael Nadal and Daniil Medvedev will meet for the Australian Open title on Sunday in a rematch of the 2019 U.S. Open final.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Sunday, Rafael Nadal and Daniil Medvedev will square off for the 2022 Australian Open men’s singles title. It will be the fifth meeting between two, and the second time they will play one another for a major title. The two met in the 2019 U.S. Open final, an epic, five-set thriller that saw...Read more
Ash Barty and Danielle Collins will face off for the Australian Open title on Saturday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The women’s singles final is set at the 2022 Australian Open, and it will feature top-seeded Australian Ashleigh Barty facing off against 27 th seeded American Danielle Collins. The American was up first and powered her way into the first major final of her career with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over...Read more
  | By Rob Polishook
In the book, The Competitive Buddha , written by my colleague Dr. Jerry Lynch, he speaks about the importance of patience. He says “patience is an important virtue for those of us in athletics, we want success, and we want it now...and we do not want to wait. This makes us tight, tense and...Read more
Stefanos Tsitsipas is into the semifinals of the Australian Open for a third time after his win over Jannik Sinner on Wednesday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Both Daniil Medvedev and Stefanos Tsitsipas booked their spot in the semifinals of the 2022 Australian Open on Wednesday, but each did so in a different manner. The fourth-seeded Tsitsipas faced no issues in a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 rout of Jannik Sinner of Italy, reaching the Melbourne semifinals for the...Read more
Poland's Iga Swiatek is into the second major semifinal of her career, and will play American Danielle Collins for a spot in the Australian Open final.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The final four in both men’s singles and women’s singles at the 2022 Australian Open is now official, with the last remaining quarterfinal matches played on Wednesday. On the women’s side, American Danielle Collins continued her run in Melbourne with a 7-5, 6-1 triumph over France’s Alize Cornet. “...Read more
Matteo Berrettini is the first Italian man into the Australian Open semifinals after outlasting Gael Monfils on Tuesday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The first men’s singles semifinal of the 2022 Australian Open was finalized on Tuesday, as Italy’s Matteo Berrettini and Spain’s Rafael Nadal won their respective quarterfinal matches. Nadal knocked out 14 th seeded Canadian Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 6-3 in the first men’s quarterfinal...Read more
American Madison Keys is into the Australian Open semifinals for the first time since 2015.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-seed Asheigh Barty secured her spot in the Australian Open semifinals as she breezed past 21 st seeded American Jessica Pegula 6-2, 6-0 in just one hour and three minutes on Tuesday. In her five matches, Barty has now lost just 17 games, and is into her second career semifinal in her native...Read more
American Danielle Collins won on Monday, and is one of three American women in the Australian Open quarterfinals.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The singles quarterfinals at the 2022 Australian Open are officially set after the last remaining fourth round contests were played on Monday. The favorite on the men’s side, Daniil Medvedev, ended the run of American Max Cressy by way of a 6-2, 7-6(4), 6-7(4), 7-5 victory on Monday. “It was not...Read more
  | By Steve Annacone
Tennis has become an incredibly difficult sport to master. There are so many different aspects of becoming a good player: hitting the ball, strategy, fitness, and learning how to compete are just some of them. Most players take a lot of private lessons to get the fundamentals of their game to...Read more
American Amanda Anisimova knocked off defending champion Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open on Friday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Below are the results from Day Five at the 2022 Australian Open. Men’s Singles (3) A. Zverev d. R. Albot 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 (6) R. Nadal d. (28) K. Khachanov 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 (7) M. Berrettini d. (31) C. Alcaraz 6-2, 7-6(3), 4-6, 2-6, 7-6(5) (14) D. Shapovalov d. (23) R. Opelka 7-6(4), 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 (...Read more
Cameron Norrie is the highest-ranked player currently in the field for the Delray Beach Open.
  | By Press Release
While eyes are currently on the Australian Open, the tennis world will soon be shifting focus to the U.S. and Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com where four former champions – Reilly Opelka (2020), Frances Tiafoe (2018), Kevin Anderson (2012) and Kei Nishikori (2008) – are among the players who have...Read more
Second-seed Daniil Medvedev moved past Nick Kyrgios to advance to the third-round of the Australian Open on Thursday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The second round of the 2022 Australian Open came to a close on Thursday in Melbourne. Below are the results: Men’s Singles (2) D. Medvedev d. N. Kyrgios 7-6(1), 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 (4) S. Tsitsipas d. S. Baez 7-6(1), 6-7(5), 6-3, 6-4 (5) A. Rublev d. R. Berankis 6-4, 6-2, 6-0 (9) F. Auger Aliassime d. A...Read more
World No. 34 Frances Tiafoe could be on the United States Davis Cup roster for its qualifier against Colombia in March.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
On Wednesday, the USTA announced that the Davis Cup qualifier between the United States and Colombia will be played in Reno, Nevada on March 4-5. The match will take place at the Reno Events Center, and will mark the first Davis Cup match in Nevada since 1995, when the United States played Sweden...Read more
Defending champion Naomi Osaka moved into the third-round at the 2022 Australian Open on Wednesday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The second round of the 2022 Australian Open began on Wednesday. Below are the results from Day Three in Melbourne. Men’s Singles (3) A. Zverev d. J. Millman 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 (6) R. Nadal d. Y. Hanfmann 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 (7) M. Berrettini d. S. Kozlov 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 A. Mannarino d. (10) H. Hurkacz 6-4...Read more
  | By Steve Annacone
I know grips are a big topic of discussion for tennis teaching pros. There are textbook grips assigned to most shots and accepted by the majority of tennis professionals. When teaching a "new" player, I try to stick close to the recommended grip. However, the more time a player spends on the court...Read more