You Are Browsing ‘Tennis’

Clay Season Ramps Up in Monte Carlo

carousel_P1160454

Monaco’s Benjamin Balleret smiles while plotting his defeat of Rafael Nadal in the 2015 Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Unless you’re in France, Spain, or South America, clay is probably your least favorite of the three tennis surfaces. In the United States, Roland Garros and its red-dirted stepchildren tend to take a back seat to Wimbledon, the More...

by Dustin Petzold | Published 1 week ago

Photo Credit: Dave Nagle
By Rory McQueen On Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
0 Comments

The What-If Game: Tory Zawacki Never Looks Back, But Uses Past Experiences in New Work at ESPN

There are many different ways to get to Flushing for the US OPEN, such as buses, the 7 subway line, and even the dreadful torture known as the Long Island Rail Road. Driving is even worse and hunting for a good More...

serena
By Rory McQueen On Monday, August 26th, 2013
0 Comments

EASTERN EUROPEAN DICTATORS, TENNIS CHAMPS AND ROGER’S LAST RUN

THE U.S. OPEN PREVIEW There are many story lines colliding at this week’s U.S. OPEN.  Will Serena continue her domination over the women’s brackets, being that she is one of the main pre-tourney stories?  ESPN More...

ying yang
By Elizabeth Francois On Sunday, August 25th, 2013
1 Comment

Fashion Neon at the U.S. Open Qualifying Rounds

Neon: blinding colors for the generation!!! This is the trend in 2013 sportswear!! After the bold reintroduction last fall during fashion week, celebrities and athletes alike have dominated the blogosphere highlighting More...

Donaldson9-12
By Dave Schatz On Friday, August 23rd, 2013
0 Comments

17-Year Old Jared Donaldson Finding Out He Belongs at US Open Qualifying

Jared Donaldson, 17 year old from Rhode Island. On Tuesday, August 20, 2013, the US Open Tennis qualifying tournament began at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, in Flushing Meadows, New York. Young More...

(AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
By Rory McQueen On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
0 Comments

One Match Was One Too Many For Maria Sharapova and Jimmy Connors

What is a teacher? I’ll tell you: it isn’t someone who teaches something, but someone who inspires the student to give of her best in order to discover what she already knows.”  ― Paulo Coelho (AP More...

Tennis1
By Guest On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
0 Comments

Key Questions For The US Open

In less than 1 week, New York City will host the 2013 US Open of tennis in what is invariably one of the great sporting events of the year. As the last of the 4 “Grand Slam” tournaments, the US Open More...

Photo courtesy of Getty Images.
By Steven Bassin On Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
0 Comments

BIGGEST STAGE IN TENNIS JUST DAYS AWAY

Photo courtesy of Getty Images. It’s that time of the year again for tennis fans to get excited. The biggest event in the sport, the Wimbledon Championship, begins next Monday, June 24. In this major, some More...

Mayleen Ramey
By Jackie Daly On Thursday, March 28th, 2013
0 Comments

Women’s History Month: Q&A with TV Host and Producer, Mayleen Ramey

Everyday this month, Double G Sports will be featuring interviews from prominent women in the sports industry as our way of celebrating Women’s History Month. This project is in its 2nd year.  Today we feature More...

(Chris Hyde/Getty Images)
By Guest On Thursday, December 27th, 2012
0 Comments

Williams toe injury could hamper Australia efforts

(Chris Hyde/Getty Images) Perennial tennis betting favourite, Serena Williams’ preparations for the Australian Open have received a major blow after the world number three underwent toe surgery on a persistent More...