Tennis Singles vs Doubles: Which Is More Difficult?
Tennis is usually played as either a singles or a doubles game. Both are fun, but this article looks at which is more difficult.
Get Tickets for Wimbledon Tennis: How to Enter the Ballot for 2022 and 2023
Plan ahead to get fairly priced tickets for next summer's Wimbledon championships. Here’s how to avoid the ticket touts and see live tennis.
Roger Federer: The Chronicles of an Old Tennis King
This article examines the ups and downs of Roger Federer's career over time.
All You Need to Know About the Australian Open Tennis Championships
History and trivia on Australia's biggest tennis tournament.
All You Need to Know About the US Open Tennis Championships
Consider this article a bit of a “cheat sheet” to the US Open. Here, you’ll find just enough information to sound like an Arthur Ashe aficionado the next time you get talking tennis.
All You Need to Know About the Wimbledon Tennis Championships
This article tell you all you need to know about Wimbledon. You don't have to be an avid tennis fan to sound like you know what you're talking about.
Understanding the Men's Singles Tennis Ranking System
Ever found yourself wondering how the men's tennis ranking works? Then this article is for you.
10 Ways to Calm Your Nerves When Playing a Tennis Match
Some players do well in practice but struggle to perform in matches due to nerves. This article offers 10 tips to calm anxiety on the court.
How to Beat a Tennis Lobber (aka, the Pusher, Counterpuncher, or Moonballer)
This strategy highlights the pusher's biggest weaknesses: they have no passing shot. If you employ this strategy, and don't error yourself out of the game, the lobber actually cannot beat you. Enjoy!
The Top 10 Greatest Women's Tennis Players of All Time
Many great female tennis players have graced the courts over the years. Ever wonder who the best of the best is? Here is my list of the top 10 female tennis players of the Open Era.
The Wimbledon Queue: How to Get Tickets for the Tennis Championships
My experiences of camping overnight in the park in the Wimbledon queue to obtain centre court tickets for the tennis championship. Yes, it takes that kind of dedication for a normal person to get Wimbledon tickets.
The Four Styles of Tennis Play and Strategies to Beat Them
There are four primary styles of singles play in tennis: aggressive baseliner, serve-and-volleyer, counterpuncher, and all-court player. For each style, I describe the key strategies you can employ to beat them.
USTA Ratings: National Tennis Rating Program (NTRP) Explained (Plus ITN Ranking Converter Chart)
In the 1970s, the United States Tennis Association (USTA)—the governing body for tennis in America—developed the National Tennis Rating Program (NTRP). This article explains how this system works, how to get an NTRP rating, and how it related to tennis rating systems in other countries.
How to Find the Right Tennis Racket Grip Size: A Primer
In this article, I provide a detailed explanation of how to find the correct tennis racket grip size. Helpful photos and hints are included.