Ten Things To Look Forward To In Tennis In 2021

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Tennis lovers, like everyone else, will be glad to see the back of 2020 and will hope that, especially with mass vaccination against Coronavirus, it will finally be possible to get back to normal, or at least “mormal” (more normal), in 2021. 1.THE RETURN OF FANS Embed from Getty Images There is surely only one […] READ MORE


Ten Things To Look Forward To In Tennis In The 2020s: Part 2

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Having looked back at both the highlights and lowlights of the last decade, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, now looks ahead to the next decade – the 2020s – and identifies 10 things that we can hopefully look forward to in the future development of tennis. Here are the final five. Serena Williams Matching […] READ MORE


Olympic decision shows five-set matches are endangered

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The announcement by the International Tennis Federation that the Olympic men’s singles final will be reduced from five sets to three is further evidence, if any were needed, that best-of-five sets tennis is increasingly under threat. Five-set matches will now be played only at Grand Slam events and there may yet be calls to eliminate […] READ MORE