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...
Veronika Kudermetova

Veronika Kudermetova wins maiden WTA title in Charleston

Russian Veronika Kudermetova beat Danka Kovinic of Montenegro 6-4 6-2 in the final of the Volvo Car Open to clinch her maiden WTA title without dropping a set all week. As the WTA Insider reports,...

French Open postponed by a week, Alize Cornet says it’s a selfish decision

This time last year, we projected that in 2021 we would be back to normal. Unfortunately, tennis continues to suffer because of the COVID-19 pandemic and once again the French Open is changing dates....

Mizuno tennis collection for 2021 claycourt season

Mizuno is launching a new tennis collection for the claycourt swing. The early months of the 2021 season were all about blue tones in the Mizuno world. Now the company is moving on to...
Jelena Jankovic

Jelena Jankovic gives birth to a baby girl

Serbian media are reporting that Jelena Jankovic gave birth to a baby girl in Belgrade on the morning of April 6. The former world No.1 has been silent on her Instagram since last July, so...
Vania King

Vania King ends her career in Charleston today

Vania King eventually didn't allow the COVID-19 pandemic to ruin her retirement plans. Instead of saying goodbye without a proper farewell, the American returned to the courts and ended her tennis career at the...
CourtLife yellow tennis bag

CourtLife bags: Organize your tennis equipment in style

This is a sponsored post by CourtLife, a new tennis bag brand located in Houston, Texas. CourtLife bags are a contemporary take on the traditional tennis tote. CourtLife bags have been smartly designed with...

Wilson x Minions tennis racquet and accessories collection

After a cubism-inspired racquet line, Wilson launched a limited-edition collection dedicated to a 2015 American computer-animated comedy film Minions. Racquets, different bag styles, balls, vibration dampeners and overgrips commemorate the wildly popular yellow creatures. The...
Daria Gavrilova

How did tennis scoring evolve? Daria Gavrilova’s one-minute explanation.

For an outsider, tennis has a bizarre scoring system. As everything in life, the love-15-30-40-game scoring didn't come out of nowhere, there is a reasonable story behind this unique system. Australian Daria Gavrilova explained...
Shelby Rogers

Shelby Rogers among five WTA players added to Fila’s roster of sponsored athletes

Four of the Top 10 WTA players are already wearing the Fila logo and now the company has officially added five more talents to its roster of tennis ladies: Ekaterina Alexandrova, Nadia Podoroska, Shelby...