Leo Borg, son of tennis legend Bjorn Borg, wins Swedish under-17 champs

Leo Borg, son of tennis legend Bjorn Borg, wins Swedish under-17 champs

LEO Borg, the 15-year-old son of tennis legend Bjorn Borg, looks to be following in his father’s footsteps, claiming the Swedish under-16 outdoor tennis championship over the weekend. Leo Borg won two straight sets, 6-4, 6-4, to defeat Ross Weibull on Sunday to take home the junior title for the second year in a row. […]

Tennis: Surging Tsitsipas to face Nadal in Toronto final

(Reuters) – Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas slayed another tennis giant on Saturday, saving a match point as he toppled big-serving Kevin Anderson 6-7(4) 6-4 7-6(7) in a thriller to set up a Rogers Cup final against top seed Rafa Nadal. Aug 11, 2018; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Rafael Nadal of Spain plays a shot against Karen […]

Lubbock-Cooper tops Abilene Cooper in tennis

Lubbock-Cooper tops Abilene Cooper in tennis

Abilene Cooper’s Aaron Hines returns a shot in his No. 1 boys singles match against Lubbock-Cooper’s Brice Bradshaw. Bradshaw won 6-2, 6-0. Lubbock Cooper also won the match 13-6 on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 at the Cooper tennis courts.(Photo: Joey D. Richards) The Abilene Cooper tennis team opened the season with a 13-6 loss to […]

Western and Southern Open brings tennis stars to Cincinnati

Western and Southern Open brings tennis stars to Cincinnati

There’s just one time of the year when tennis fans in the Cincinnati-Dayton area can watch the best players in the world compete live and be back at home just a few minutes later. That would be during the Western and Southern Open, a part of the ATP (Associated Tennis Players) and WTA (Women’s Tennis […]

Kela Simunyola determined to rebuild Mount Vernon tennis home

Kela Simunyola determined to rebuild Mount Vernon tennis home

CLOSE Kela Simunyola talks about his love of tennis and his determination to rebuild his Mount Vernon tennis home. Carucha L. Meuse, cmeuse@lohud.com Buy Photo Kela Simunyola, operator of the Mount Vernon Tennis Center looks out at Memorial Field in Mount Vernon Aug. 7, 2018. (Photo: Carucha L. Meuse/The Journal News)Buy Photo Story Highlights Kela […]