Tennis Identity

Monthly Archives: June 2017

Updated 06/28: By now we all know what John McEnroe said about Serena Williams. You missed it? Let’s recap. In an NPR interview (and remember, he’s got a new book out today, But Seriously, so...

Nike’s released its lineup for Wimbledon, the one Slam where Nike just can’t mess with the color schemes. They can mess with the styling, though, as we saw last year. First the men: (Note that...

Fila has released its line up for Wimbledon. The first thing you’d have to say about these styles is, they do take the Wimbledon white rule seriously. These are classic retro looks that will be in...

How many of you have ever heard of Dan Evans? He is 50 in the world rankings and the  British number 3. You will all know about him now. The sports pages are going to print and it will make for sensational...

You might not know their name. But you’ve seen that logo before. The kangaroo. The brand name says Australian (hence the logo) but the lineage is pure old-school Italian luxury sportswear and we...

There are times when one picks up a pen and you suddenly get ‘writers block’. The equivalent for a tennis player must be ‘tennis block’ and the British number 1, Johanna Konta...

A bit of history first: The 1960s and 1970s were prime time for social change. “Traditional” societal norms were being challenged throughout contemporary culture (see Women’s Lib) and...

The U.S. Postal Service has released first-of-a-kind stamp collection with the look — and feel — of actual balls used in eight popular sports. Available nationwide now, the Have a Ball! Forever stamps...

Giving birth is one of life’s greatest accomplishments however, when you’re a renowned tennis player and rely on your body to achieve other amazing accomplishments such as being a world ranked player...

It has been 14 years since an American man hoisted a tennis Grand Slam trophy, but a revival looks to be underway with nine U.S. players ranked in the ATP’s Top 100, none more promising than the...