Analysis

Professional Tennis Players Association
10 months ago

Player politics set to be a lingering factor in 2021

Despite the turmoil caused by the Coronavirus in 2020, the rumblings of discontent...
Simon Cambers
Hawk-Eye tennis
10 months ago

Djokovic wants to replace line judges with technology – Why it is not that simple

Novak Djokovic suggested that the time is right to replace line judges with...
Carrie Dunn
Rod Laver arena, Melbourne
10 months ago

Official! Australian Open in February: Updated 2021 ATP and WTA calendar

Uncertainty abounds as 2021 begins but things look a little clearer after the...
Cédric Rouquette
Cédric Rouquette
Nick Kyrgios, Australian Open, 2020
10 months ago

“It’s not easy to create reference points in this uncertainty” – The loneliness of the tennis player in the face of the pandemic

From tennis in 2020 to tennis in 2021, part 3: In a profession...
Geoffrey Steines, portrait
Geoffrey Steines
Damir Dzumhur, Roland-Garros, 2018
10 months ago

Dzumhur and Verdasco versus the French Open – a match that shows the fragility of the rules around coronavirus

From tennis in 2020 to tennis in 2021, part 2: Sasa Ozmo reports...
Sasa Ozmo
Alexander Zverev, ATP Finals, 2020
10 months ago

A Year of Not Doing Enough – 2020 by Ben Rothenberg

From tennis in 2020 to tennis in 2021, part 1: Ben Rothenberg reminds...
Ben Rothenberg
Roger Federer
10 months ago

Why Roger Federer is to stay in top 10 despite missing Australian Open

Though Roger Federer will miss the Australian Open, when he returns to the...
Simon Cambers
Naomi Osaka, Breonna Taylor mask
11 months ago

Osaka named among SI’s Sportspersons of the Year – An honor special for so many reasons

Naomi Osaka is one of Sports Illustrated's Sportspersons of the Year for 2020,...
Ricky Dimon
Tennis calendar 2021, a serie by Tennis Majors
11 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
2021 calendar series: Part 1 - Australian Open
11 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
2020 recap: Dominic Thiem
11 months 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
11 months 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
Rafael Nadal recap 2020
11 months ago

Rafael Nadal in 2020: Another Roland-Garros title, job done

Rafael Nadal played only six events in 2020 but he showed that less...
Ryan Lam
2020 recap: Daniil Medvedev
11 months ago

Daniil Medvedev in 2020: Finishing with a bang

Following some rough patches earlier in the season, Daniil Medvedev finished 2020 in...
Ravi Ubha
2020 recap: Andy Murray
11 months ago

Andy Murray in 2020: Virtual champion suffers more injury troubles

Carrie Dunn