On his birthday, Rod Laver prefers to celebrate his mates
Rod Laver won 11 Grand Slam titles, including two Calendar-Year Grand Slams.
Aug 09, 2020 by Joel Drucker
Tennis player, executive and now author: Happy Birthday, Katrina Adams
Devoting 40-plus years to tennis, her path is defined by engagement and collaboration.
Aug 05, 2020 by Joel Drucker
The Story Behind the Picture: Nick Bollettieri and his "Young Bucks"
We look back at an iconic photo of the famed coach as he celebrates his 89th birthday.
Jul 31, 2020 by Joel Drucker
TBT, 1996: Andre Agassi’s toughest scare on the road to Olympic gold
Now in the last eight, Agassi faced his toughest test of the entire event: Wayne Ferreira.
Jul 30, 2020 by Joel Drucker
The 21 & Under Club, 2020 Edition: Caty McNally
Team McNally is taking the long view, even though this all-courter has already made waves.
July is National Anti-Boredom month: tennis players, take note
A major key to finding meaning is to distinguish between the outcome and process.
Jul 26, 2020 by Joel Drucker
TBT, 2006: Novak Djokovic wins first career ATP title in Amersfoort
It was the first of his current tally of 79—in the Open era, he trails only four players.
Jul 23, 2020 by Joel Drucker
Even Rod Laver has one that got away: 1972 WCT Finals loss to Rosewall
Nearly 50 years later, Laver vividly recalls a potential victory that eluded him.
Jul 22, 2020 by Joel Drucker
Tennis remains as big as life for this Hall of Fame historian-at-large
Jul 17, 2020 by Joel Drucker