Can Maria Sharapova Finally Beat Serena Williams?

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A popular tennis meme (or possibly infographic) that circulated around Twitter on Monday showed the world a young Roger Federer and an even younger Rafa Nadal cheesing for a picture. Above the smiling champions was a disheartened Maria Sharapova. The meme served reminder that the last time Sharapova had beaten Serena Williams, Federer was only on […] READ MORE


Taylor Fritz Continues to Impress

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Taylor Fritz continues to impress the professional tennis world, claiming another ATP Challenger Tour title by winning the $75,000 Happy Valley tournament in Australia this past weekend. Fritz defeated tour veteran Dudi Sela 7-6, 6-2 in the final. It was Fritz’s fourth Challenger Tour final since turning pro in the early fall of 2015 and his […] READ MORE


Interview with Irina Falconi: Knowing Thyself To Victory

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Auguste Comte, the founding father of sociology, is given credit for famously saying, “Know yourself, to improve yourself.” In 2015, Irina Falconi used that strategy to take her game and rankings to an all time high. A year that saw her reach #64 in September and finish the season at 70 in the world.  By knowing her […] READ MORE


Doubles Tennis Isn’t Dead

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During the early 2000s season detractors and doomsayers were heard throughout the tennis media: professional doubles tennis was dead. READ MORE


Who Will Breakout on the ATP Tour in 2016?

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With the 2016 ATP season fast approaching, it will soon be time for the top players to wrap up their off season holidays and training to head to Australia for their Aussie Open preps. Every season young and unheralded players breakout in the spotlight of success. Who will breakout on the ATP Tour in 2016? […] READ MORE



The Rise Of Benoit Paire

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A look at the rise of Benoit Paire through the ATP Tour rankings and the 25 season that propelled him to such a loft ranking. READ MORE


Johnson Rounds into Form

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American Steve Johnson rounds into form by continuing his impressive fall campaign yesterday, beating Guillermo Garcoa-Lopez of Spain in the quarterfinals of Valencia in convincing fashion. After reaching his first ATP World Tour final last week in Vienna, Johnson now finds himself in his 4th semifinal of the year. This late fall surge has propelled […] READ MORE


Dennis Novikov Finding Success On Tour (Interview)

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Dennis Novikov had a September of success that many of the young players on the ATP Tour would be jealous of. The 21 year old American talent captured both the Cary, North Carolina and Columbus, Ohio Challenger tourneys in back-to-back weeks to catapult his ATP World Tour Ranking to an all time high of #144 […] READ MORE


Hyeon Chung Climbing ATP Rankings

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South Korean teenager Hyeon Chung continued his rapid rise up the ATP rankings ladder this weekend by capturing his 4th ATP Challenger Tour title of the year in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. With the win Chung will climb into the top 60 in the Emirates ATP Rankings. Chung dispatched Yuki Bambri of India in 40 minutes to claim […] READ MORE