I am grateful for bludgeoning groundstrokes among other things Many countries celebrate the act of giving thanks. The dates do not line-up so my offering is not intended to be jingoistic as today is Thanksgiving Day in the United States. Still, taking the time to give thanks and express gratitude is always worthwhile. As tennis…
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Tennis Abides – 7th Anniversary: State of the Site Address
Changes as Tennis Abides Turns 7 Dear Readers, I started writing about tennis for various websites in part due to being taken with the high level of play I saw at Masters Cincinnati 2002. I recall watching Carlos Moya up close on day 1 and thinking he would have a nice run. Little did I…
Happy New Year to the Readers of Tennis Abides
I hope everyone greets the New Year with a good mixture of plans, hopes, and openness to the unexpected. One can hope that the new tennis year is a good one as well.
Tennis Abides 2017 Men’s Awards
Having laid out that I am not a huge fan of bestowing honors not won or lost on the court, I will throw out my ATP awards for the 2017 season. Players of the Year: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer Rafa put up the better computer numbers, but Roger dominated their head-to-head matches. Rafa…
Happy Thanksgiving and a Glimpse Ahead for Tennis Abides
Dear Readers, I want to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. I know days of thanks are celebrated on different dates in different countries, but it is always nice to recall things for which I am thankful. My years of running my own tennis site have been rewarding and that is especially true given the great…
Tennis Abides Gets Love from Brad Gilbert, Chris Fowler, & Jon Wertheim
Brad Gilbert and Chris Fowler answered my question about Rafael Nadal being the last and greatest of the Spanish Armada. ATM yes check out the under 21 rankings of Spanish players only Busta Move the youngest in top 100 for Spain 🇪🇸 and he is 25 https://t.co/h9YkodLlpt — Brad Gilbert (@bgtennisnation) April 23, 2017 @DanMartinTennis…
Best March in Tennis Abides History
Thank you readers for making this our best March in site history! Tennis Abides began in September 2011. Thanks again, Dan
Tennis Abides Named 1 of the Top 100 Tennis Blogs on the Planet by Feedspot
Feedspot sent me the message today. Tennis Abides is ranked #68, and that is a nice area to occupy.
Tennis Interviews: Interview with Tim Mayotte Forthcoming!
Dear Readers, I have greatly enjoyed the two tennis interviews I have done in recent months. If you missed them, check them out here. I am proud to announce an upcoming interview with Tim Mayotte. Getting the chance to discuss tennis with a former top 10 player, 1988 silver medalist in singles , 2-time major…
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