Thursday, July 27, 2017

Contact Point

Isner Wins Newport Crown; Ferrer Takes Bastad Title; Rublev Captures Maiden Title in Umag

Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open—Newport, RI, U.S.A. Top seed John Isner powered through to his 11th career title in Newport, Rhode Island on Sunday, dismissing Matthew Ebden 6-3, 7-6(4). Slamming 17 aces during the one hour and fifteen minute...

Federer Wins Record Eighth Wimbledon Title

Wimbledon—London, Great Britain No. 3 seed Roger Federer won his record eighth Wimbledon title on Sunday after he defeated No. 7 seed Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4. In a match that lasted one hour and 41 minutes, Federer grabbed a...

Garbine Muguruza Wins Wimbledon Title over Venus Williams

Wimbledon—London, Great Britain No. 14 seed Garbine Muguruza won her first Wimbledon title on Saturday in London, England, defeating No. 10 seed Venus Williams 7-5, 6-0. In a match that lasted one hour and 17 minutes, Muguruza converted on a...

Djokovic Claims Eastbourne Title; Sugita Wins Maiden Title in Antalya

Aegon International—Eastbourne, Great Britain World No. 2 Novak Djokovic claimed his second title of 2017 after he defeated second seed Gael Monfils 6-3, 6-4 in Eastbourne, Great Britain on Saturday. In a match that lasted one hour and 16 minutes,...

Federer Cruises to Ninth Halle Title over Zverev; Lopez Defeats Cilic for Queen’s Club...

Gerry Weber Open—Halle, Germany Top seed Roger Federer cruised to this ninth title at the Gerry Weber Open on Sunday, dismantling Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3. Using his slice backhand to great effect, Federer needed only 53 minutes to collect his...

Q&A with Former WTA Coach Lillian Rios: Why it’s easier than ever to take...

Finding the right tennis instructor has never been an easy task. Even on the ATP World Tour and WTA, players are constantly switching coaches in order to find that "right" fit. In order to remedy this issue across the...

Pouille Wins Stuttgart Title; Muller Captures Ricoh Open Crown

Mercedes Cup—Stuttgart, Germany No. 4 seed Lucas Pouille won the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, Germany on Sunday, defeating Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 4-6, 7-6(5), 6-4. In a highly competitive grass-court encounter, Pouille overcame the loss of the first set to claim...

Nadal Wins 10th French Open Title Over Wawrinka

Roland Garros—Paris, France No. 4 seed Rafael Nadal completed a memorable fortnight in Paris, France on Sunday, defeating former winner Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to win his 10th Roland Garros title. Having not won a Grand Slam event for...

Ostapenko Wins Maiden Grand Slam Title at French Open

Roland Garros—Paris, France Latvian youngster Jelena Ostapenko captured her maiden grand slam title in Paris, France on Saturday, defeating No. 3 seed Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. In a match that lasted one hour and 59 minutes, Ostapenko recovered from...

PlayYourCourt: Take the Perfect Tennis Lesson Today

For players and coaches alike, finding the perfect fit when training or teaching can be difficult. How do you find that perfect coach, or subsequently, how does a teaching professional acquire clients in an ever competitive American market that...

Contact Point

Isner Wins Newport Crown; Ferrer Takes Bastad Title; Rublev Captures Maiden...

Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open—Newport, RI, U.S.A. Top seed John Isner powered through to his 11th career title in Newport, Rhode Island on Sunday,...