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Phased Prize Money Increase For ITF Tennis Tournaments

Phased Prize Money Increase For ITF Tennis Tournaments

The ITF announced the approval of a phased prize money increase for ITF tennis tournaments in the upcoming years. The ITF board of directors is convinced that the changes will have a positive effect for all players on the ITF tour without going into detail: The ITF Board of Directors has taken an important step...
7 Key Resistance Band Training Exercises

7 Key Resistance Band Training Exercises

Resistance band training is very popular amongst tennis players because it’s inexpensive, convenient, fun and delivers results. During resistance band training you are using an elastic rubber tube, loop- or flat band to perform the various exercises. The resistance bands come in different sizes, lengths and resistance levels and hence are appropriate for all age...
Tennis Champions: What Separates Them From The Rest?

Tennis Champions: What Separates Them From The Rest?

What separates great tennis champions from the good tour players? That’s the question. Now, what’s the answer? Sure, there are many aspects to it and what works for one player doesn’t necessarily have to work for you but there are certain similarities between former tennis champions. Whether you are looking at Borg, McEnroe, Edberg, Becker,...
Rafael Nadal: Why Comebacks Are Tough

Rafael Nadal: Why Comebacks Are Tough

Rafael Nadal reflects on his comeback efforts after his first round loss at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2015 to the German qualifier Michael Berrer. After Rafael Nadal lost 6:1/3:6/4:6 to Michael Berrer he briefly talked about the match, reasons for his loss and his comeback efforts. As usual Nadal complemented his opponent to show respect...
How To Get Coaches to Read Your Tennis Book

How To Get Coaches to Read Your Tennis Book

Some guys write tennis books and get them published. How do they do it? Can you do it too? Did they write them themselves? And how do they get people to read and buy their books? First and foremost it takes a lot of time, money, effort and energy and at the end of the...
How I Ended Up Writing A Tennis Conditioning Book

How I Ended Up Writing A Tennis Conditioning Book

Tennis conditioning nowadays has become brutal because more and more players are pursuing their dream of a professional career as a tennis player. Getting in good physical shape and taking care of your body becomes more and more a necessity if you want to make it in the super competitive world of tennis because you...
Australian Open Tickets: How To Buy Your Tickets Safely

Australian Open Tickets: How To Buy Your Tickets Safely

The Australian Open 2015 are around the corner and official tickets can be on popular demand, which also means that scammers are on the hunt to make a profit. Don’t get burned and find out how you can buy or sell your tickets with confidence. Generally tickets for the men’s and women’s final sell out...
Andy Murray Splits With Coaches & Proposed to Girl Friend

Andy Murray Splits With Coaches & Proposed to Girl Friend

Andy Murray’s management team confirmed that the British world Nr. 6 is going to marry his long time girl friend. Murray also splits with some of his coaching staff for a fresh start to the 2015 season. It’s official, Andy Murray’s long time girlfriend, Kim Sears, accepted his marriage proposal – there is no word...
On Tour To Champaign ATP Challenger

On Tour To Champaign ATP Challenger

Alexander Ritschard and I arrive today at the Champaign ATP Challenger Tour event in Illinois and prepare for Alexander’s match tomorrow. We don’t want spoil all the fun so see for yourself what’s going on! Champaign ATP Challenger Gallery