Should There Be Rules Against Pregnant Players in USTA League Tennis?
When your opponent is expecting. |Tennis Chick Magazine. I love playing doubles league tennis. But once, I had an opponent who was expecting, and I hated it. It happened about 4 years ago, but I remember it like it was yesterday. It was a gorgeous morning for tennis, and our team’s lines 1 and 4 started early. My dubs partner and I pulled up to the courts and parked, and another car pulled up next to us. As we finished up our usual last-minute “what if they do this” pre-match strategizing, we both noticed when the driver got out. She was a VERY pregnant woman wearing shorts and a tank top, pulling a heavy-looking tennis bag from the back seat.Read full story
Is the Pressure We Place on Next-Gen Tennis Players a Catalyst for Failure?
Naomi Osaka at a match in Rome in May.Photo Source: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images. In recent years, the tennis world has been blessed with many young stars making their breaks on the biggest stages and reaching international stardom.Read full story
Emma Raducanu: The Future of Women’s Tennis
Emma Raducanu with the 2021 US Open Championship trophy.photo source: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports. British teen sensation Emma Raducanu is taking the tennis world by storm. She's young and filled with passion for the sport, and it's our opinion that she will be the future of women's tennis.Read full story
Japanese Tennis Star Naomi Osaka Breaks Up With Her Coach
Naomi Osaka with coach Wim Fissettephoto source: AP. Naomi Osaka and Wim Fissette have amicably ended their three-year-long collaboration. It was announced in a statement made by the former coach, who declared that it was a privilege to work with a player of such caliber.Read full story