The tennis season is slowly coming to a close. Then it will be time for the off-season, which we can also call “exhibition season”, the moment where the top players scour the world playing very expensive (and lucrative) exhibition matches.
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I don’t think anyone expected such news to come out just as the year ends, but today, as Great Britain was slowly entering its New Year’s Eve celebrations and Australia (where he’s playing his first event of the season, in Brisbane) had already started its New Year, the BBC made a stunning announcement: Andy Murray […]
The new tennis season has just started on the ATP Tour with the beginning of the Brisbane International qualifications (it has started last night/at dawn in the WTA), although for the last two days, we were spoiled, as we have been every year since 2008, with the Mubadala World Tennis Championship, a six-player exhibition held […]
It’s the off-season, but this doesn’t mean that nothing is happening in the tennis world. The players have resumed training for the most part in preparation of the 2012 season, a few have changed coaches, there were very interesting exhibition tournaments to follow and there will be more coming next week as well, etc. […]
The last Masters 1000 of the season has started early this morning and what really surprises everyone is how slow the courts are compared to the previous years. I remember how happy the top players (except Rafael Nadal) were regarding the speed of the surface last year and I’m really questioning myself as to why […]
It’s that time of the year again, nearly the end of the season, when the nominees for the different ATP awards are disclosed and when you can vote for your favourite singles player and doubles team. It is, really, an in-a-nutshell reflexion of the tennis year and the list of nominees came out today. Of […]