Five Things We Learned from the Olympic Tennis Tournament

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With the Olympic Tennis completed at Tokyo 2020 games, we take a look at Five Things We Learned from the Olympic Tennis Tournament. Five Things We Learned from the Olympic Tennis Tournament 1) Seeding doesn’t guarantee a medal. Being world #1 or the top seed at the Olympic Games does not guarantee a medal. 2004 […] READ MORE



A Brief History of Modern Olympic Men’s Tennis

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Ahead of the Olympic Tennis Finals this weekend, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, takes a look back at the history of the Men’s Singles in modern Olympic Tennis. Just as modern tennis is often considered to have begun in 1968, with the start of the Open (or fully professional) era, so modern Olympic tennis […] READ MORE


A Brief History of Modern Olympic Women’s Tennis

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Ahead of the Olympic Tennis Finals this weekend, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, takes a look back at the history of the Women’s Singles in modern Olympic Tennis. Seoul 1988: Steffi Graf (Germany) beat Gabriela Sabatini (Argentina) 6–3 6–3 Modern Olympic tennis began with something of a bang in 1988 when Steffi Graf won […] READ MORE