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Tennis: Whatever the Weather!

When players are preparing for a tennis match or tournament, they can plan for all kinds of scenarios in terms of their opponents. However, one thing none of us can
ATP Cup 2021 Contestant

ATP Cup 2021

One of the highlights of the tennis world, the ATP Cup 2021 will be kick-starting the men’s season when it begins on 1st February. This year’s event will be played
Christmas 2020 Tennis

Tennis 2020: The News, the Views and the Aftermath

This year has presented some major challenges for the sports industry, with many major events being cancelled as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Tennis didn’t escape the disruption, losing
Wimbledon’s Centre Court

WWII: The Bombing of Wimbledon’s Centre Court

Every aspect of life in Britain was impacted by World War 2. Between 1939 and 1945, the Allies fought in the devastating conflict, which involved 61 countries and caused the
Norman Brookes

Norman Brookes: The First Tennis Player to be Knighted

The first tennis player to be awarded a Knighthood was Norman Brookes – who started out playing Australian rules football until he discovered his true vocation. Always impeccably turned out
Old Tennis Rackets

The Tennis Racket: A Brief History

Tennis is the sixth most popular sport in the world, with 60 million people playing regularly, according to research. Prior to the Covid-19 lockdown in March, the number of players