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ATP World Tour Calendar for 2015

Official 2015 ATP World Tour Calendar

Official 2015 ATP World Tour Calendar

ATP has just released the official 2015 ATP World Tour Calendar. The major highlight goes to… one more week for the grass season  with Stuttgart changing from clay to grass! 2014 ATP world tour will consist of 62 tournaments in 31 different countries all over the world. ATP decided to “(…) The extended grass-court swing

Tennis: Davis Cup: Famous players that participated in the competition (Post 3)

The list of tennis legends to have competed in Davis Cup over the years includes most of well-known players’s names. Players such as Fred Perry, Don Budge, Roy Emerson, Rod Laver, Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe, Mats Wilander, Ivan Lendl, Stefan Edberg, Boris Becker, Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras had successful Davis Cup careers. In recent

Tennis – Davis Cup: The Evolution of Competition’s Format (Post 2)

In 1905, France, Austria, Belgium and Australasia, a combined team of players from Australia and New Zealand also started competing in the Davis Cup. The inclusion of other countries continued and by the 1920s a bit more that 20 nations regularly participated in the event. The first editions were dominated by USA, Great Britain and Australasia. However, that dominance ended

Tennis – Masters Cup: Federer Vs Djokovic

After beating Andy Murray by 2 sets nill (7-6, 6-2), who had won the Olympic Title in London 2012 at Federer’s expenses, ATP World Tour Finals record holder (6 victories) Roger Federer will try to achieve his 7th title in his 11th participation in this competition. Federer will play today, in the O2 Arena at 20:00 GMT, against Novak Djokovic that became

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