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On this day 07.12.2020
12 months ago

December 7, 1985: The day Navratilova defeated her greatest rival Evert in the Australian Open final

Each day, Tennis Majors takes you back in time to an important moment...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
On this day 06.12.2020
12 months ago

December 6, 1984: The day when Sukova prevented Navratilova from completing the calendar-year Grand Slam

On this day, 19-year-old Helena Sukova prevented Martina Navratilova from completing the calendar-year...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Boris Becker, On this day 05.12.2020
12 months ago

December 5, 1988: The day Boris Becker claimed his first title at the Masters Cup

On this day, Boris Becker, world No 4 at the time, defeated world...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
12 months ago

“We’ve learned how to operate in this environment” – Exclusive interview with WTA chief Steve Simon

After a year in which the WTA could not operate for five months...
Simon Cambers
Tennis calendar 2021, a serie by Tennis Majors
12 months ago

2021 ATP/WTA calendar: All options still on the table, from best-case to worst-case scenarios

Tennis Majors surveyed tournament organisers on professional tours in 2021. Only a tiny...
Cédric Rouquette
Cédric Rouquette
12 months ago

December 4, 1985: Zivojinovic’s snack break enrages McEnroe

On this day in tennis history, a Yugoslavian riled the ever-tempestuous Grand Slam...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Steve Simon, WTA chairman
12 months ago

Exclusive: WTA chief Steve Simon says full stadiums may not return until 2022

In an interview with Tennis Majors, WTA chairman Steve Simon tells Simon Cambers...
Simon Cambers
12 months ago

December 3, 2000: Kuerten stuns Agassi to finish as No 1

On this day in tennis history, Gustavo 'Guga' Kuerten beat Andre Agassi at...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
2021 calendar series: Part 1 - Australian Open
12 months ago

Focus: Australian Open difficulties set the tone for life on tour in 2021

Even as the coronavirus vaccines (hopefully) begin to be rolled out, the upcoming...
Simon Cambers
On this day 02.12.2020
12 months ago

December 2, 2001: The day Escudé stunned Australia to secure France’s ninth Davis Cup

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back to the biggest moments in tennis...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Guy Forget OTD
1 year ago

December 1, 1991: The day France’s Guy Forget beat Pete Sampras to finally secure Davis Cup glory

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back to the biggest moments in tennis...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
2020 recap: Dominic Thiem
1 year ago

Dominic Thiem in 2020: Long-awaited first major title

After losing his first three Grand Slam finals, Dominic Thiem landed his maiden...
Ravi Ubha
2020 recap: Alexander Zverev
1 year ago

Alexander Zverev in 2020: Painfully close to first slam title

Alexander Zverev's 2020 campaign on the tennis court was a successful one, although...
Ricky Dimon
Davydenko 11_05 OTD
1 year ago

November 5, 2006: The day Davydenko won the shortest ever Paris Masters final

Every day, Tennis Majors takes you back to one of the most memorable...
Alexandre Sokolowski
Alexandre Sokolowski
Andy Murray
1 year ago

10 questions about Andy Murray – Sir Andy, Wimbledon, football

The former world No 1 is Stateside as he continues his recovery from...
Carrie Dunn