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As he walks off the court and right past the referee, he tells him to "go fu%# yourself."
The U.S. Tennis Association bought the support of many outraged park advocates with a $10 million donation to Queens’ flagship park - enough to grease the wheels for a nearly unanimous approval of its expansion plan by the City Council Wednesday.
Here's a link to the tweet.
So, we used TinEye reverse image search to locate the original pre-photoshopped image, no results. Would love to find the original. Any other ideas? Here's the full size image:…Continue
As the next milestone in its ongoing resurgence, World TeamTennis announced today that tennis champions and global sports icons Venus Williams and Andy Roddick have become part owners of the business and of the professional team tennis league co-founded by Billie Jean King.
Both longtime Mylan WTT players, Williams and Roddick will help lead the organization forward and have an active voice in…Continue
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This is a comprehensive 30 day course that starts by transforming your serve and continues through all facets of your game. This kind of…Continue
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Your weak return of serve is costing you matches.…Continue
Do you struggle with your toss? If the answer is yes, then you’re not alone. I'd say roughly 3/4 of Tennisopolis members do.
In Pat Rafter's second free video lesson, he shares a story about his struggle to develop a consistent & reliable toss. He also tells us how he solved the problem, confused his own dad, and the rest is history - winning the US Open twice.…Continue
How to Hit a Kicker...
and why it is the Best Serve at the Recreational Level…Continue
Roger Federer and wife Mirka Vavrinec are expecting twins once again. Medical staff at Universitaets Kinderspital beider Basel have reported that Mirka is pregnant with another set of "identicals", but this time they are boys. …
Peter Freeman and I just co-hosted a new radio show called Tennis Mind that is the brainchild of Jason Lampione. I'm sure all the hard core Tennisopolites are familiar with Peter and Jason from the site. Here is the unedited version of our maiden voyage. We need to iron out a few technical kinks, but all in all, it turned out to be a really fun show. Our major guests were former professional tennis player Jeff…Continue
Many of you know that I am good friends with Will Hamilton that runs Fuzzy Yellow Balls (he actually has a profile here on 'opolis.) Will just had the pleasure of meeting the Bryans and working with them on the court. They put together 4 videos that outline 4 keys of their doubles game - they focus on things that you and I can ACTUALLY DO on the court to take our game to the next…Continue
Below is a controversial letter from Wayne Bryan, the father of the number one ranked doubles team, Mike and Bob Bryan. Johan Kriek posted the letter and this short introduction on his facebook page. We are unsure how he had access to it:
Wayne Brian’s letter..A MUST READ!!! Love this guy!!
Here is a letter Wayne Bryan wrote to one of his friends who just took a position with the USTA. But I hope you have as much fun reading it as I did. His sons…Continue