| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
John Isner begins his New York Open run on Wednesday, as the big American highlights the action inside NYCB LIVE home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Currently ranked No. 18 in the world, Isner holds 12 career ATP World Tour titles and was one of the first players to commit to the...Read more
  | By Peter Mendelsohn
Christopher Eubanks was born in Atlanta, Georgia on May 5, 1996. With a father that was 6 feet 3 inches tall, and a mother that was 5 feet 7 inches tall, everyone expected Chris to be tall. But no one expected him to balloon all the way to 6 feet 7 inches tall. After an illustrious high school...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The New York Open rolls on Tuesday as Session 4 of the inaugural tournament gets underway inside NYCB LIVE home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The day’s schedule is highlighted by the appearance of Long Island’s Noah Rubin, who will be battling against fifth-seed Kei Nishikori of Japan...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The main draw of the New York Open got underway on Monday with a number of Americans taking to the black courts inside NYCB LIVE home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. One of those Americans was Ryan Harrison, who held off a late surge from compatriot Donald Young to notch a 6-3, 7-6(4)...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The first competitive action of the inaugural New York Open took place on Sunday at NYCB LIVE home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, highlighting by the evening’s Opening Night Premiere which brought star power to the tournament’s debut. The qualifying draw of tournament kicked off during...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Japan’s Kei Nishikori captured the RBC Tennis Championships of Dallas this past weekend, downing American Mackenzie McDonald 6-1, 6-4 in the final on Saturday. Nishikori, who is still working his way back from injuries, lost in the first-round of an ATP Challenger event two weeks ago. He responded...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
2018 Australian Open boys’ singles champion, Sebastian Korda (pictured below), has been awarded a wildcard into the New York Open’s main draw, which will run from February 10-18 at NYCB LIVE home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Korda_Pic.jpg The 17-year-old Korda is the fifth American to...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Josh Ripple is the Tournament Director of the New York Open and was integral in moving the tournament from Memphis to New York. Long Island Tennis Magazine sat down with Josh to talk about the tournament making its move to Long Island and what the future holds for the newest ATP World Tour event...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
With the inaugural New York Open just a few weeks away, Carefree Racquet Club in Merrick held ballpersons tryouts on Sunday night to finalize the crop of folks who will be on court during the ATP 250 Series tournament. Carefree, which is the official practice facility for the tournament, hosted...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The inaugural New York Open has the Long Island tennis community excited for the return of professional tennis, and only adding to that appeal was the announcement of Mike and Bob Bryan as headliners in the Men’s Doubles draw. “We love firsts, and the idea of bringing the tour to New York in...Read more