1. Should Venus and Serena Williams' Parents Be in the Tennis Hall of Fame?

    Tom Brady and Bill Belichick, Don Shula and Dan Marino, Phil Jackson and Michael Jordan, Joe Torre and Derek Jeter. Those are among the greatest player-coach combinations in sports history...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 months ago 3,852 reads 0 comments

  2. Breaking Down the Biggest Changes in Tennis That Define the Open Era

    As Serena Williams closes in on a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, tennis' Open era is gaining more attention...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 months ago 2,817 reads 0 comments

  3. The Pressure is on Andy Murray to Secure His Legacy After Australian Open Flop

    Andy Murray left Melbourne, Australia, with his No. 1 ranking intact. However, his legacy took a blow when he lost in the fourth round of the 2017 Australian Open to unseeded Mischa Zverev...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 7,040 reads 0 comments

  4. How Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal Can Once Again Rule Men's Tennis

    The instant classic featuring Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the finals of the 2017 Australian Open doesn't have to be one for the ages. It could be a new beginning for this old rivalry...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 3,679 reads 0 comments

  5. Australian Open 2017: Winners and Losers from Melbourne

    The 2017 Australian Open will go down as one of the most historic, entertaining and nostalgic Grand Slams ever...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 4,193 reads 0 comments

  6. How Long Will the Williams Sisters' Greatness Last?

    Like living markers on a timeline , active WTA Tour players serve as references and witnesses to the longevity and greatness of Serena and Venus Williams ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 1,191 reads 0 comments

  7. Australian Open 2017 Men's Finals: Federer vs. Nadal Preview, Predictions

    After two thrilling five-set semifinals, the 2017 Australian Open gets the epic men's final matchup most fans longed to see: Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 11,846 reads 0 comments

  8. Set For Another Final, the Williams Sisters Have Carried USA Tennis for 15 Years

    When Serena and Venus Williams walk on to the court Saturday to play for the women's singles title of the 2017 Australian Open , they will be as they have been for so many years: the last Americans standing...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 7,936 reads 0 comments

  9. Tennis in State of Total Parity After Week 1 Upsets at 2017 Australian Open

    Monumental upsets at the 2017 Australian Open reflect the rise from the lower ranks more than decline from the top. With unseeded players upsetting No. 1 seeds Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber, as well as No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 1,277 reads 0 comments

  10. Australian Open 2017: The Best and Worst Dressed in Melbourne

    The 2017 Australian Open is the first major tournament in the tennis season and players aren't the only ones competing to finish on top. A fierce battle is taking place among the companies that make tennis apparel...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 4,971 reads 0 comments

  11. Is It Time for Novak Djokovic to Panic After Early 2017 Australian Open Exit?

    Novak Djokovic 's early exit at the 2017 Australian Open was the latest current in what appears to be waves of problems for the former world No. 1...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 3,691 reads 2 comments

  12. Australian Open 2017: Biggest Storylines to Follow in Melbourne

    The 2017 Australian Open is underway, with several records and top rankings on the line. Already, Roger Federer , Angelique Kerber, Venus Williams , Serena Williams and Andy Murray are through to the second round after surviving early tests...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 1,345 reads 0 comments

  13. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Players Ahead of the 2017 Australian Open

    There's been a significant shake-up of the order at the top of the WTA Tour since last year's Australian Open ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 5,401 reads 0 comments

  14. Who Has the Better Chance to Stay No. 1 After Australian Open: Murray or Kerber?

    Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber overcame dominant players last year to take their respective No. 1 rankings for the first time in their careers...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 2,235 reads 4 comments

  15. American Men's Tennis Could Get Boost from New USTA National Campus

    ORLANDO, Fla. — American men's tennis fell ill about a decade ago and continues to suffer through a generalized malaise. However, the USTA's new national campus in Orlando, Fla...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 1,417 reads 0 comments

  16. The Biggest Tennis Storylines to Watch at the Start of 2017

    Roger Federer returns, Serena Williams chases history and the Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic rivalry heats up. Those are just three of the top storylines to watch in early 2017...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 months ago 2,515 reads 3 comments

  17. The Best and Worst of Tennis Fashion in 2016

    Serena Williams considers the tennis court a stage where she performs and believes, like rock and pop performers, what she wears is part of the act...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 months ago 2,897 reads 0 comments

  18. Tennis Players Most in Need of a Bounce-Back Season in 2017

    With the 2017 tennis season and the Australian Open a few weeks away, many players hope to punch the reset button on careers headed in the wrong direction. Many are making coaching changes...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 months ago 3,001 reads 4 comments

  19. Ranking the Biggest Disappointments in Tennis During 2016

    Now that the 2016 tennis season is over, it's time to look back on moments, performances and incidents that disappointed us this year. Anti-triumphs were aplenty. Just consider them the miserable end of the yin and yang...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 months ago 4,153 reads 10 comments

  20. Preview and Predictions for the 2016 International Premier Tennis League

    The International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) is back but hardly better than ever. Roger Federer and Serena Williams lead a depleted list of star players participating in the third year of the IPTL, a quasi-exhibition team tennis league...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 5,486 reads 6 comments

  21. Why Andy Murray Has a Chance to Be Even Better in 2017 Than He Was in 2016

    Andy Murray just completed the best year of his career. Next season could be even better. Last Sunday, Murray defeated Novak Djokovic in straight sets at the 2016 ATP World Tour ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 921 reads 0 comments

  22. ATP World Tour Finals 2016 Showdown: Murray vs. Djokovic Preview, Prediction

    Andy Murray vs. Novak Djokovic is the matchup most people wanted to see in the final of the ATP World Tour Finals in London. It's also the ending this topsy -turvy season deserves...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 5,823 reads 12 comments

  23. The Biggest Questions Ahead of the 2016 ATP World Tour Finals

    The 2016 ATP World Tour Finals have yet to get underway and already there's more drama than last year. That's because, in 2015, Novak Djokovic rolled into London with three Grand Slams titles that year and a commanding points lead...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 1,668 reads 4 comments

  24. Are We Witnessing the Start of the Andy Murray Era in Men's Tennis?

    In just a few months, Andy Murray went from the weakest link in the Big Four to top dog on the ATP World Tour. No longer playing in the shadows of all-time greats, Murray has a chance to stamp his mark on tennis history...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 2,077 reads 41 comments

  25. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Tennis Players for 2016

    Angelique Kerber 's rise to the top spot, Maria Sharapova 's drug ban and Victoria Azarenka 's pregnancy were just a few surprises that shook up the WTA Tour's Top 10 in 2016...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 10 months ago 9,640 reads 1 comments