$2 T-Shirts from Tennis Express

If you’re a sucker for a good deal you might want to pick up one of these shirts from Tennis Express for just $1.99. At the time of this writing the shirts were available in pretty much all sizes. Though at $2 I’m betting stock runs out pretty quickly. Then again, the French Open-themed shirts […]

Losing Healthy

y.caradec / Foter Serena Williams lost her first round match at the French Open and if you’re a fan of Serena, or American tennis generally, you’re certainly feeling the disappointment. And one can only imagine the disappointment Serena must be feeling. At her post match press conference, the sadness in her posture and words was […]

Re-Introduced to GlobalTennisNetwork.com

About a year or so ago a tennis friend told me about GlobalTennisNetwork.com. I had created a site for tennis players at my club who needed to find a sub for a match, and this friend thought I’d be interested to see how GTN worked. I gave it a quick look at the time, but […]

Babolat Demonstrates New Racquet Technology

I wrote about Babolat’s new racquet technology back in April, and the video below is evidence that the company really is making its push now at the French Open. Regrettably, the video isn’t very informative, and other than Li Na the players look less than impressed. Still, I’m interested to learn more about this racquet and […]

Baker Falls to Almagro in Nice Finals

Formerly down-and-out, now up-and-coming American Brian Baker fell in the Finals of the Open de Nice to Nicolas Almagro – 6-3, 6-2. Almagro is currently ranked #14 in the world. While I’m sure Baker is down about the loss, here’s hoping he’s able to appreciate the amazing achievement he’s accomplished, and use it to build […]

Brian Baker Advances to Finals in Nice

Simply amazing. Brian Baker, whose incredible story is fast sweeping the tennis world, has triumphed over Nikolay Davydenko 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the finals at the Open de Nice – an ATP 250 Tour event. Both players struggled to hold serve throughout the match, as each displayed fantastic return games. Baker was […]