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...
Andrea Petkovic

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...
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....
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...
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...
Tatjana Maria

Tatjana Maria gives birth to her second child

German world No.145 Tatjana Maria gave birth to her second child on April 2. The baby girl is called Cecilia. The WTA player announced the news on social media and we can see the happy...