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Thanksgiving Tennis Turkeys Giving Thanks

10 Things Tennis Players Should be Thankful for on Thanksgiving

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I put together a list of people and entities that have a significantly positive impact on tennis. They help...
Broken Piggy Bank - Tennis on a Budget

Tennis on a Budget: 13 Ways to Save Money

Tennis is expensive. Racquets, strings, grips, tennis balls, and shoes are just some of the things we have to keep buying to play the...
UMBC 2007 America East Champions

They Cut My Team – UMBC and the Alarming Demise of College Tennis

As a proud former UMBC Tennis player, I looked forward to attending my alma-mater's matches for years to come. There's an immense amount of...
College Tennis Coaches Collage

30 College Tennis Coaches Reveal Top Character Traits of Successful Student-Athletes

There are hundreds of character traits that make up an individual's personality and determine his or her level of success.  I used to wonder which of...
Bouchard Mental Roadblocks Tennis

3 Mental Roadblocks That Destroy Your Tennis Progress

I want to help you overcome three of the most destructive mental roadblocks that prevent you from improving your tennis game: Laziness, Fear, and Doubt....
Roger Federer Thumbs Up Puns

The 54 Best Tennis Puns on the Planet

Everyone loves a good pun. I'm quite fond of them, so I wrote down 54 of the best tennis puns I could think of...
Top 7 Reasons to Play Tennis

7 Reasons Why You Should Play Tennis

One of my main goals for Tennis Files is to get more people to play tennis. I have a lot of wonderful friends who have...
Aggie Women's Tennis

The NCAA’s Move to No-Ad Scoring is a Big Mistake – Here’s Why

Last week, the NCAA decided to implement no-ad scoring for the 2016 men's and women's Tennis Championships. The decision to shorten collegiate tennis matches will negatively...
Roger Federer Champion

Why I’ll Always Be A Federer Fan

Today Roger Federer was defeated by Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final.  But this loss isn't what defines Roger Federer. Federer's tennis aura transcends that...
Roger Federer Wimbledon

The 7 Greatest Wimbledon Finals in History

7. Connors d. McEnroe (1982) Score: 3–6, 6–3, 6–7(2–7), 7–6(7–5), 6–4 Reigning Wimbledon champion and #1 seed John McEnroe couldn't defend his title, losing to #2 seed...