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The WTA First Quarter Report Card

Matthew Marolf- 04/04/2018

Ubitennis looks at the top performing players on the women's tour during the first three months of the 2018 season

The ATP First Quarter Report Card

Matthew Marolf- 03/04/2018

Ubitennis reviews the first three months of action on the ATP Tour this year.

The Main Reasons Behind Kevin Anderson’s Quarter-Final Masters Curse

Tony Fairbairn- 30/03/2018

Kevin Anderson (zimbio.com) Kevin Anderson's Masters 1000 curse continued as he lost his tenth Quarter-Final in a row to Pablo Carreno Busta at the Miami ...

From Public Tennis Courts To Defeating Venus: Danielle Collins Inspires At The Miami Open

Adam Addicott- 29/03/2018

When growing up on public tennis courts was a blessing is disguise for the 24-year-old.

Indian Wells: Stories From The Desert

Staff- 23/03/2018

The complicated comeback of Vika and Serena, the surprising millennial Anisimova and the unexpected win of Osaka are some the most relevant storylines that kept ...

Why Is Federer Losing Matches Squandering Match-Points?

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 20/03/2018

Roger Federer (zimbio.com) INDIAN WELLS – The Indian Wells final between Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro was certainly one of the best matches ...

As The ATP Plots Their Own Team Tournament, Players Are Left Unsure About The Future

Adam Addicott- 15/03/2018

Roger Federer lifts the Laver Cup trophy with Marin Cilic, Bjorn Borg, Rafael Nadal, Rod Laver, Alexander Zverev, Tomas Berdych and Dominic Thiem (zimbio.com) In ...

Jack Sock — from Bill Gates To Big Forehands

Staff- 14/03/2018

Jack Sock (zimbio.com) By Art Spander INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — So Jack Sock, who was discussing dinner with Bill Gates and, oh yes, Roger Federer ...

Serena, Venus and Tiger – Sport Can’t Go Wrong

Staff- 12/03/2018

Serena Williams (zimbio.com) Here is American Sport Writer, Art Spander's take on why sport simply cannot go wrong when you have Serena Williams, Venus Williams ...

The ‘Wakanda Forever’ Salute Has A Deeper Meaning For Players At Indian Wells

Adam Addicott- 12/03/2018

On Sunday Gael Monfils battled past John Isner in a two-and-a-half-hour tense clash at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. It was a gripping ...

Stuff The Lack of Tradition, The ITF’s World Cup Tennis Finals Proposal Is Full of Problems

skip schwarzman- 03/03/2018

If you are a dedicated follower of tennis you know that on Monday, February 26th the International Tennis Federation (ITF) proposed radical changes to the ...

Will Billions Of Dollars Revive The Davis Cup?

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 28/02/2018

The revolutionary idea of the ITF to modernize the Davis Cup is surrounded by many doubts concerning the format and location. While something needs to ...

Do ITF’s New Proposals Mean The End Of Davis Cup?

Tony Fairbairn- 26/02/2018

David Haggerty (zimbio.com) The ITF have today announced new proposals that could signal the end of the traditional Davis Cup and be replaced with 'The ...

Roger Federer’s Return To No.1 Defies Logic And Time

Adam Addicott- 21/02/2018

In 2004 few expected a 22-year-old Roger Federer to still be contending for the No.1 spot 14 years later. Yet this has happened this week ...

Roger Federer “The Phenom” is the oldest No. 1 at 36 years of age

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 16/02/2018

ROTTERDAM – It’s history. At 36 years, 6 months and 11 days old, Roger Federer will be once again No. 1 in the world when ...

Can 32 seeds make that much difference?

Staff- 08/02/2018

By Daniele Malafarina The Australian Open tournament organizers have announced that the “Happy Slam” will return to seeding only 16 players instead of the current ...

The Last Set Tiebreak Debate: The War Of Attrition v The Work Of Art

Tony Fairbairn- 05/02/2018

John Isner, Nicolas Mahut and Mohamed Layhani during the epic Wimbledon match in 2010 that lasted three days. (Zimbio.com) Imagine this. You have endured a ...

Simona Halep Closer Than Ever To First Grand Slam

michaelstafford- 31/01/2018

Simona Halep was in a familiar position when she watched Caroline Wozniacki lift the Australian Open trophy in Rod Laver Arena on Saturday. But this ...

10 Break Points From The Australian Open

Matthew Marolf- 31/01/2018

This year's Australian Open has come to an end with Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki winning the singles titles. It has been a tournament that ...

On Injuries…..

skip schwarzman- 29/01/2018

The injury trend among tennis pros, most especially ATP players, is an outcome of the very things I cited in Did A Perfect Storm Lead ...