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Blake and Roddick Trade Jokes and Jabs in Legends Lead-Up

By Nicholas McCarvel | Photo by Billie Weiss/Connecticut Open

Shoulder to shoulder, James Blake and Andy Roddick are more friends than foes after their storied tennis careers, a large reason why Roddick said yes when Connecticut native Blake asked Andy to join him for the… 1,237 more words


Davis Cup By BNP Paribas Tie between Israel And Argentina To Be Held In Sunrise, Florida

The ITF has announced that the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group play-off tie between Israel and Argentina will be hosted by the Israel Tennis Association (ITA) at the Sunrise Tennis Club in Sunrise, Florida, USA on 12-14 September. 182 more words


PR vs Media part III -- Using power of "accreditation" to protect the "cozy club" of mediocrity and cronyism

–text and photos by Christopher Johnson–

Tennis Canada says about five million Canadians — about one in every six people — are what they call “occasional tennis players”. 2,828 more words

Special Investigative Report

ITF Launches Chinese Social Media Accounts For ITF, Davis Cup By BNP Paribas And Fed Cup By BNP Paribas

The ITF announced today a partnership with Red Lantern Digital Media to launch social media platforms in China. On 8 August 2014, the first ITF social accounts will go live in China on Sino Weibo and Tencent WeChat, with its first objective being extensive coverage of the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing. 418 more words


Mehdi Abid, Top 100 ITF, Signs NLI with Utes

Head Coach Roeland Brateanu and the University of Utah men’s tennis team announced on Wednesday the commitment of Mehdi Abid.

“We are very happy with Mehdi’s commitment to our program,” said coach Brateanu. 290 more words

Recruiting News

An Atomic Awakening for Bernard

To anyone that keeps an eye on the affairs of Australia’s tennis players, the lightning fast rise of Nick Kyrgios is not really a surprise. 814 more words


Starting from Scratch: The Return of Viktor Troicki

What follows are two interviews in one.  The first half contains excerpts from a conversation I had with Viktor Troicki at the 2012 Cincinnati Masters.  The second half is a recent interview conducted by Nebojša Mandrapa, the tennis reporter for Serbian newspaper… 2,796 more words