Sofia Kenin of the United States

Sunday’s practice photos from Stuttgart

Sunday was the final preparation day for the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart. Photographer Jimmie48 continues to give us insight into players' practice sessions and off-court happenings. World No.1 Ashleigh Barty is one of...
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Saturday at the 2021 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in photos

Several top players were spotted preparing for the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Saturday, while the day was primarily marked by the start of qualifying action. Let's go through some photos that Jimmie48 took...

WTA players arrive in Stuttgart, Friday practice photos

The 2021 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix begins on Monday, but photographer Jimmie48 is already there, as well as a number of WTA players who are getting ready for the prestigious claycourt tournament. World No.1 Ashleigh...

Naomi Osaka debuts an exclusive set of digital art as NFTs

Naomi Osaka and her sister Mari Osaka are auctioning off their inaugural art collection as NFTs exclusively on Basic.Space. Besides tennis, the Osaka sisters are known for their love of drawing, art and fashion. Now...

Francesca Schiavone returns to the WTA Tour as Petra Martic’s coach

Three years after retiring, 2010 French Open champion Francesca Schiavone is getting back to work on the WTA Tour, this time as a coach of Croatian world No.21 Petra Martic. A year and a half...

Top 3 tennis strings for beginners in 2021

A good tennis racquet is a necessity, but if you want to take your tennis to the next level you should pay just as much attention on tennis strings. Coach Marcin Bieniek, founder of...

Alla Kudryavtseva vents out about struggles with weight and harsh tennis environment

Alla Kudryavtseva is one of many mothers making her way back on the WTA Tour. The return has been everything but a smooth ride and the 33-year-old Russian is so fed up with all...

Camila Giorgi announces cooperation with Giomila fashion

Camila Giorgi has long been known for her stylish tennis dresses, so it comes as no surprise that the Italian is now actively involved in the fashion industry. The WTA player has become an...
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Wilson launches Roland Garros-themed tennis racquets

Getting ready for the upcoming French Open, Wilson is launching two new racquets with design traits inspired by the claycourt Grand Slam. The limited-edition Ultra 100 v3 RG and Blade 98 (16x19) v7 RG...

ITF’s gender equality research: Women’s tennis media coverage is more focused on off-court topics

The results of ITF's first research project on gender equality in sports reveal that the conversation around men’s tennis is more focused on matches, while off-court topics are prevalent in women's tennis. The first-of-its-kind global...