Playing Ball: A Personal Year in Review
What are the "takeaways" from your own 2015 as a player? The author looks back.
Dec 23, 2015 by Steve Tignor
Playing Ball: The Outer Game
In an age of social media, tennis' face-to-face contact is more important than ever.
Oct 22, 2015 by Steve Tignor
The fun and pain of playing on clay.
Apr 30, 2015 by Steve Tignor
Playing Ball: The Winter Game
A tennis player tries to come in from the cold.
Mar 06, 2015 by Steve Tignor
Playing Ball: Tennis More Than Ever
Many of my obsessions have faded, but getting out on court feels more crucial than ever.
Dec 23, 2014 by Steve Tignor
Playing Ball: Thanks, Coach
A junior coach provides lessons in the kick serve and country music.
Nov 27, 2014 by Steve Tignor
Playing Ball: Your Brain on Coaching
Just how much advice can one person follow on a tennis court?
Oct 31, 2014 by Steve Tignor
Playing Ball: Easier Said Than Done
A tennis writer tries to take his own advice on court.
Jul 11, 2014 by Steve Tignor