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I Don’t Know About You, But Serena’s Feeling 22

Tickets for the US Open finals were snapped up in remarkable fashion this year – the women’s final sold out faster than the men’s, with fans eager to see Serena Williams win the calendar slam. 562 more words

Google Doodle Has Two Letters Playing Tennis to Celebrate This Year's U.S. Open

As tennis stars Marin Cilic and Serena Williams prepare to defend their U.S. Open titles on Monday (with Williams on track to complete a “calendar-year Grand Slam” by winning all four major tournaments within 12 months), Google’s logo is already engaged in a tense tennis battle with its… 113 more words

Here's why the women's U.S. Open final sold out before the men's for the first time

Serena Williams, the No. 1 women’s tennis player in the world, may be going for history at the U.S. Open this year if she gets to the final, but she’s made history before even swinging her racquet. 253 more words


Thanks to Serena Williams, the U.S. Open women's singles final sells out before the men's

The U.S. Open women’s singles final has sold out before the men’s, for what is believed to be the first time in the history of the tournament. 148 more words


The Classy Steffi Graf

I’m a huge tennis fan. Even as a kid before I actually started watching the sport, I knew the names, Billie Jean King, Arthur Ashe, Chris Evert, Tracy Austin, Jimmy Conners, Bjorn Borg, and John McEnroe. 316 more words

Episode 47- The Curious Case of Nick Kyrgios [Podcast]

On this overdue edition of the Urban Tennis podcast, we discuss the fallout of Nick Kyrgios’ brash comments, Murray’s marathon win in Montreal, if Belinda Bencic is poised to become WTA’s next breakout star and how virtual reality might figure into the future promotion of tennis? 282 more words


Serena Williams the best ever? Why not?

Isn’t it just time that rank Serena Williams near or at the top of the list when we start to talk about the greatest female tennis players of all-time? 708 more words