Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! My tweet is among a number that are quoted in the article. (link opens a new tab) Tennis legend’s ‘disgusting’ comment about US Open umpire https://au.sports.yahoo.com/us-open-2020-tennis-legend-disgusting-umpire-comment-005642012.html?soc_src=social-sh&soc_trk=tw via @7Sport Oi! Oi! Oi!
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Tennis Abides’ 10th Anniversary: Global Reach
I wrote for a good site in Tennis-X but decided to strike out on my own in 2010. I am most proud of the number of people from around the world who have visited Tennis Abides in that time period. Many thanks, Dan
Great Photos from the Bercy Part 1
Mike, a long-time Tennis Abides and a great friend, sent me these photos. He also sent some video footage I will share as well.
Stan Lee – In Memoriam: Tennis Heroes
Tennis and comic books commanded much of my attention from 7th through 9th grade. Comics faded in my life but tennis persisted.* I was a Marvel fan collecting Silver Surfer and Thor comics for the most part with a few Dark Horse Godzilla comics thrown in for good measure. Comic books stoked the imagination of…
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…
Today is Tennis Abides’ 6th Birthday!
Dear Readers, A lot has happened with Tennis Abides since it launched 6 years ago. I had written for Tennis-X prior to striking out on my own. I got my first set of press credential through Tennis-X at Indianapolis 2008. The first match I covered was Gilles Simon d. Sam Querrey in a tight 3…
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