Tennis Identity

Monthly Archives: May 2017

There are certain eras in sports that produce the best that ever was (up to that point) at that sport. Examples? Baseball’s Babe Ruth in the 1920s and 1930s, and Willie Mays in the 1950s and 1960s....

There is nothing worse than watching an injured tennis player going through the motions. Each miss is greeted with a grimace, and every winner with an exclamation of joy. Yes, it’s confusing, and...

Roger Federer, Serena Williams, and Maria Sharapova, Nike’s top three most attention grabbing players are sitting out the French Open this year (for various reasons) but the brand is sure to get...

A lot was on the line. Tennis is always about lines and today the line is between two players who are also compatriots. Sam Stosur, the Australian #1 for the last eight years, was playing the pocket-sized...

The Zverev brothers both have a ton of talent, capable of giving the top seeds headaches every time they step on to the court. Misha Zverev had mischief in his eyes from the start as he sized up the Japanese...

Team Lacoste has had a big week, signing Novak Djokovic to headline their stable of tennis stars. We’ve already seen his new signature line, and now Lacoste has provided us with a look at what some...

Tennis royalty is all over Europe, with big name draws getting ready for Roland Garros. The WTA are playing in Strasbourg, the ATP in Geneva and, there is of course, the French Open on a screen near you...

I have had numerous up-close moments with the legend that is Serena Williams, but usually in a crowded room with 20 or so other journalists. Nonetheless, a seat close enough to have formed some opinions...

More stuff we’ve seen, tried, and think you’ll enjoy: Tennis themed boxer briefs for you or your ace of a guy. What’s not to love? These are by Penguin.   Water bottles need replacing...

New Balance has just rolled out new tennis “courtdrobes” for  the Roland Garros clay. These brights will definately pop on the ruddy red backdrop. Let’s take a look at their shoe line...