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. […]
Bend tennis team headed to 55-and-over nationals; The close-knit group will make the journey to Orlando in October.
A–A+ It was July 1, championship day in Sunriver, and members of the Bend 55-and-over women’s tennis team had ice in their veins. They needed it. Two different matches in the final against a team from Lake Oswego came down to a third-set tiebreaker. By the end of the day, Bend captain […]
(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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
CLOSE Kela Simunyola talks about his love of tennis and his determination to rebuild his Mount Vernon tennis home. Carucha L. Meuse, firstname.lastname@example.org 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 […]