Sara Errani: A career of Moving Mountains

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When you look back over the plethora of gifted talent on both the ATP and the WTA tours, there are the usual suspects that always get a mention, and are on the tip of most people’s tongues. I want to take a thorough look at career of someone that doesn’t quite get the recognition she […] READ MORE


A Brief History of Italian Tennis

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After several years in the doldrums, Italian tennis is in the ascendancy again. First, Turin successfully secured the rights to succeed London as the host city of the ATP Tour Finals from 2021 to 2025 (at least). Then, the fabulous Fabio Fognini, the great modern-day Italian master of clay-court tennis, won the biggest title of […] READ MORE



Maria Sharapova Wins First Match Back From Ban

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Maria Sharapova, five-time Grand Slam champion, received a two-year ban from tennis immediately before the 2016 Australian Open due to taking the newly-banned substance meldonium. On appeal, that ban was shortened to 15 months. Now, 15 months later, Sharapova has made her return to tennis in Stuttgart, Germany, and she did it in impressive form. […] READ MORE