Latest Articles by Andrew Friedman

Jimmy Arias advises amateur players on how to play defense

"The game has become so fast that you have to play with an open stance."   

May 26, 2017
by Andrew Friedman

Does the French Open feel different from other tournaments?

"You can create more on a clay court than on any other surface." 

May 25, 2017
by Andrew Friedman

Looking back at McEnroe's loss to Lendl at the 1984 French Open

Lendl defeated McEnroe, 3-6, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, 7-5, for his first major title. 

May 24, 2017
by Andrew Friedman

Is the role of defense at the French Open—and on clay—overstated?

"With such long rallies, the challenge becomes knowing when to try and end a point." 

May 23, 2017
by Andrew Friedman

What comes to mind when you hear the words Roland Garros?

Mary Carillo, Jimmy Arias and James Blake on the second Grand Slam of the season. 

May 22, 2017
by Andrew Friedman

Tennis’ greatest generations join forces for Laver Cup, pitting Europe against the world

The promise the Laver Cup holds for fans is, plain and simple, entertainment. 

Aug 24, 2016
by Andrew Friedman

Rising Star

Having already inspired many, Conner Stroud now has a new goal: Becoming a wheelchair tennis champion.

Nov 25, 2014
by Andrew Friedman

Finding Hope on the Court

After becoming wheelchair bound, these athletes used tennis as a refuge, discovering a tight-knit community and a new lease on life.

Nov 25, 2014
by Andrew Friedman

Esther Vergeer shares story on being greatest wheelchair player ever

The Dutchwoman retired with a 470-match winning streak.

Nov 25, 2014
by Andrew Friedman