Tennis articles

Tennis Hawk Eye – What is it and how does it work?

Hawk-Eye is a complex computer system designed to visually track the trajectory of the ball and display a record of its most statistically likely path as a moving image. Its usage is famous mainly due to its implementation in Tennis matches. This system implemented by the company ‘Hawk-Eye Innovations Ltd’ is also used in Cricket

ATP World Tour Finals 2012 Schedule

The ATP World Tour Finals of the 2012 season will be held at the O2 Arena in London from November the 5th until November the 12th. At this time, only half of the eight top players have already assured its place: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal – the four top ranking players in the ATP

Tennis Rankings – The ATP Rankings and scoring ranking points in the Olympics and in the Davis Cup

Professional players have almost twin world rankings, one for men  – the ATP Rankings – and another for women – the WTA Rankings. Both ATP and WTA computes rankings for single and doubles. There is not a perfect scoring equivalence since there are differences in the tournament structure for men and women and even when

Frederico Silva Wins 2012 Junior US Open Doubles Final – First Grand Slam with Portuguese flavor

For the first time a Portuguese tennis player won a tennis Grand Slam event. More specifically Frederico Silva (a.k.a. Kiko Silva, Portuguese) and Kyle Edmund (United Kingdom) won the US Open Junior Doubles Final played against the Australian double composed by Jordan Thompson and Nick Kyrgios. The game was won in three sets with the partials of