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October 26, 2016

WTA to launch social platform

Pioneering WTA creates new digital and social content division WTA Networks, working together with The Social Channel. Complete transformation of digital and social offering with access to the inner world of women’s tennis, the WTA players and Tour events (Full story …)

September 26, 2016

ATP Media revamps streaming platform

ATP Media, the broadcast arm of the ATP World Tour, today confirmed that it will be re-launching a revamped version of its streaming platform ‘TennisTV’ in January 2017. TennisTV, the official direct-to-consumer streaming service for tennis fans globally, provides tennis... (Full story …)

August 1, 2016

'On Court with USPTA' to premiere

Back-to-back episodes to premiere Saturday, Aug. 6 (Full story …)

June 21, 2016

Nightly Wimbledon coverage begins June 27

Network dedicates more than 200 total hours to Wimbledon Primetime, with 85 first-run match hours. Hall of Famers Martina Navratilova, Jim Courier, Lindsay Davenport and Tracy Austin Join Bill Macatee, Mary Carillo, Justin Gimelstob, Paul Annacone and Jon Wertheim for Tennis Channel's Ninth Year at Wimbledon (Full story …)

June 8, 2016

Highest-ever viewers for French Open

Increased digital subscriptions and usage. Despite weather delays network sees all-time highs in viewer impressions and digital subscribers. (Full story …)

May 17, 2016

Comprehensive RG coverage from Tennis Channel

Network will Show 80 Percent of all Live On-Air Hours During Tournament and Another 500 Live Hours Digitally. Roland Garros Qualifiers Added to 2016 Lineup. Hall of Famer Austin Joins Tennis Channel’s Paris Team with Navratilova, Courier, Davenport, Macatee, Carillo, Robinson, Gimelstob, Eagle, Annacone, Haber, Wertheim, Weissman (Full story …)

May 12, 2016

Serena's major wins to be aired back-to-back

Heading into French Open, American Star is on the Verge of Tying Steffi Graf for Most Major Singles Championships in Open Era History (Full story …)

April 4, 2016

Ward joins Tennis Channel

Sports-Network Advertising Veteran to Open Chicago Office for Network (Full story …)

March 14, 2016

Tennis Channel has French Open exclusive

Almost 80 Percent of all Live Coverage to Take Place on Network as it Retains Previously Sublicensed Match Hours (Full story …)

February 29, 2016

Tennis Channel serves busy March lineup

Network will Air More than 185 Live Hours, Nearly 500 Overall, During March's "Fifth Slam" Events in Southern California and Miami. Tennis Channel to be Live Each Day at the BNP Paribas Open, Daylong Matches and Nighttime Encore Blocks Highlight First-Ball-through-Finals Coverage (Full story …)

January 25, 2016

PlaySight partners with Tennis Media Company

Chen Shachar, CEO of PlaySight Interactive and George Mackin, Managing Partner of Tennis Media Company made the announcement that they are joining forces to evolve and accelerate the growth of tennis to compete more successfully with all other sports through... (Full story …)

January 20, 2016

Tennis Australia signs with Tennis Channel

Agreement Adds Multiple Australian Open Lead-in Tournaments to Tennis Channel and Tennis Channel Plus Lineup (Full story …)

December 19, 2015

'This Day in Tennis' now an audio book

NEW YORK —– “On This Day In Tennis History,“ the popular tennis book, ebook and mobile app, is now also available as an audio book. The calendar-like compilation of historical and unique anniversaries, events and happenings from the world of... (Full story …)

December 10, 2015

Novak Djokovic: 'Player of the Year'

US Open Semifinal between Roberta Vinci and Serena Williams Named "Match of the Year." Hall of Famers and Tennis Channel Analysts Tracy Austin and Jim Courier, along with USA TODAY Sports Tennis Contributor Nick McCarvel, Make up Judging Panel (Full story …)

December 2, 2015

Tennis Channel year-end special

Mary Carillo will Host Hour-Long Year in Review Wednesday, December 9, at 8 p.m. ET (Full story …)

November 30, 2015

Tennis Channel and USTA form partnership

USTA to offer Members and Other Tennis Enthusiasts Exclusive Discount Opportunity for Network's Premium Tennis Channel Plus Streaming Service (Full story …)

November 19, 2015

ATP renews agreement with Tennis Channel

Multiyear Deal Keeps Year-End Championships, Prestigious Southern California and Miami Competitions on Network for Years to Come, along with 19 Other Top-Level Events Tennis Channel Provides More Men's Tennis Coverage than Other Networks Combined; will have Exclusive Rights to all but Four Masters 1000 and 500-Level Tournaments (Full story …)

November 12, 2015

Live season-ending championships

Federer, Nadal, Djokovic, Murray, the Bryans and Other Stars to Clash in Round-Robin Barclays ATP World Tour Finals Network will Devote More than 120 Hours to Event, with Daylong Live Coverage and Eight-Hour Nightly Primetime Encore Blocks (Full story …)

September 1, 2015

Tennis Channel now on Amazon Fire TV

More Multi-Platform Rollout for Tennis Channel Programming (Full story …)

August 19, 2015

CITI Open generates record numbers

First-Ball-to-Championship-Point Coverage Delivers Highest-Rated One-Week Audience in Network History During Period between Wimbledon and US Open. Live Audience Up 43 Percent vs. 2014 Citi Open Telecast (Full story …)

August 14, 2015

New hosts for Fit to Hit

Tennis Channel original series Fit to Hit will showcase a new pair of hosts when it returns for its third season on Sunday at noon. Brad Benedict and Danielle Demski will now serve as the faces of the show, offering... (Full story …)

August 7, 2015

First simulcast of Citi final match

Tennis Channel and ABC Affiliate will Simulcast Live Championship Coverage Sunday, August 9, at 3 p.m. ET (Full story …)

July 29, 2015

More TV time for DC's Citi Open than ever

Network Expands Telecast to Cover First Ball through Championship Point, More than 160 Round-the-Clock Hours, World No. 3 Andy Murray, 2014 Wimbledon Finalist Eugenie Bouchard, US Open Winner Marin Cilic and Others to Battle at Citi Open (Full story …)

July 28, 2015

Tennis Channel's summer season

Week-After-Week Live Coverage, Close to 500 Total On-Air Hours, Planned for Summer Lead Up to US Open. Champions Roger Federer, Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka, Others Set to Compete in Tournaments on Network Schedule (Full story …)

July 27, 2015

Live coverage of Boston-Philadelphia WTT

Network will air the Competition Between the Boston Lobsters and the Philadelphia Freedoms at The Pavilion on the Villanova University Campus (Full story …)

July 21, 2015

Expanded US Open Series coverage crosses platforms

2015 Marks First Year of Eleven-Year Exclusive Deal. Over 1800 Hours of Tennis to be Telecast Throughout Summer Across ESPN Platforms (Full story …)

July 16, 2015

Tennis Channel's weekend schedule

Hall of Fame Telecast begins at 7 p.m. ET Saturday, July 18. Andy Murray and Britain Host Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and France During Davis Cup Battle in London (Full story …)

June 22, 2015

Tennis Channel launches Racquet Bracket

Racquet Bracket: Wimbledon Features Wimbledon Mixed Doubles Champ Tracy Austin along with former American Pro James Blake and Award-Winning Commentators Leif Shiras and Steve Weissman in Lead up to Tennis' Most Historic Tournament Network Dedicates More Than 200 Total Hours to Wimbledon Primetime, with 85 First-Run Match Hours Hall of Famers Martina Navratilova, Jim Courier, Lindsay Davenport and Tracy Austin Join Mary Carillo, Bill Macatee, Justin Gimelstob, Jon Wertheim and Paul Annacone as On-Air Team for Tennis Channel's Eighth Year of Wimbledon Primetime Coverage (Full story …)

June 11, 2015

Record ratings for Tennis Channel

Live Audience Up 33 Percent during Two-Week Event, with Network-Best Single Day of 993,000 Households. Weekly Tournament Tune In Up 30 Percent Throughout 2015 (Full story …)

June 4, 2015

Live men's semifinals Friday

Network Adds Novak Djokovic Versus Andy Murray Semifinal to Already Planned Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Stan Wawrinka Battle (Full story …)

May 26, 2015

Tennis Channel is #1 affluent ad-supported network

Rentrak TV Essentials and Ipsos Affluent Survey both Confirm Network's High-End Audience Delivery; Tops all other Cable Networks in Multiple Categories. Study Reveals Tennis Channel's Top-Watched DMAs (Full story …)

May 18, 2015

Tennis Channel adds two new shows

Preview Shows Racquet Bracket: French Open and Tennis Channel Live at the French Open Feature Hall of Famers Tracy Austin and Lindsay Davenport, Amongst Others, in Lead up to the World's Most Prestigious Clay Court Tournament Network Dedicates More Than 260 Total Hours to the French Open, with 85-Plus Live or First-Run Match Hours and Nearly 40 First-Run Hours of Nightly French Open Tonight Tennis Channel French Open On-Air Team to Include: Courier, Navratilova, Austin, Davenport, Macatee, Carillo, Gimelstob, Annacone, Wertheim, Adams, Haber, Eagle, Knowles, Robinson, Shiras and Weissman (Full story …)

April 9, 2015

TV coverage of the clay-court season

Champions Williams, Federer, Sharapova, Nadal, Djokovic, Murray and Others Regularly Battle for Championships on Network Air in Spring Season. Tennis Channel Will Devote More Than 700 Total On-Air Hours to Clay Court Season Tournaments (Full story …)

March 12, 2015

Tennis Channel launches streaming on Roku

Channel Launch Continues Multi-Platform Distribution Rollout of Network's Comprehensive Tournament Lineup and Programming Dedicated to the Sport (Full story …)

February 18, 2015

Tennis Channel promotes Bodenmann

Syndicated National Television Association Founder, Madison Avenue Veteran to Oversee Accounts, Manage New York Staff (Full story …)

January 22, 2015

90 seconds can change everything

In the new HEAD #gameraiser TV spot, Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova go from frustration to winning confidence in only 90 seconds. Can you do it too? (Full story …)

January 20, 2015

Tennis Channel launches on Apple TV

Launch Marks Continued Multi-Platform Distribution Expansion of Tennis Channel Programming (Full story …)

January 12, 2015

Live lead-in show for Australian Open

Hourlong Live at the Australian Open will Begin Each Morning's Action Down Under During Primetime Back Home in the United States. Close to 200 Total Hours on Tap as Courier, Navratilova, Davenport, Macatee, Gimelstob, Haber and Wertheim Head back to Network Booth in Melbourne Mary Carillo to Host Australian Open Preview Friday, January 16, with former American Players Leif Shiras, James Blake and Corina Morariu (Full story …)

November 26, 2014

Drysdale to launch magazine in 2015

DiAnna Drysdale to spearhead the digital and print versions of Cliff Drysdale Management’s new luxury travel publication (Full story …)

November 6, 2014

Tennis Channel hosts Fed Cup final live

Tennis Channel and Digital Subscription Service Tennis Channel Plus work Together to Keep all Fed Cup Coverage Live for Fans (Full story …)

October 15, 2014

Tennis Channel's coverage of the WTA Championships

The Network has Comprehensive Coverage of the Women's Six-Day BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Singapore, with Close to 35 Total Hours. World No. 1 and Two-Time Defending US Open Champion Serena Williams Leads the Women's Top-Eight in Season Points (Full story …)

October 9, 2014

Tennis Channel championship run-up

Stars Williams, Murray, Nadal, Djokovic, Sharapova, Federer and Others Race Toward Season Finals. Tennis Channel Will Devote More Than 250 Total Hours to Tournament Coverage as Season Wraps (Full story …)

September 23, 2014

Tennis Channel celebrates greatest matches

Pitting Storied Titans Against Present-Day Phenoms, Tennis Channel Lets Fans Decide The Greatest Wimbledon Matches From 1980-2009. Tennis Channel Plus Counts Down The Top Five Wimbledon Matches Of The Past 35 Years Starting Sept. 29 (Full story …)

August 27, 2014

Tennis Channel to highlight Ashe

First Authorized Television Biography Showcases Legendary Tennis Trailblazer. Documentary Highlights Ashe's Steadfast Character while Championing Civil Rights, Combating Apartheid, Promoting Educational Opportunities and Raising AIDS Awareness (Full story …)

August 20, 2014

Tennis Channel adds Mattek-Sands

LOS ANGELES — Bethanie Mattek-Sands - a 2012 mixed doubles Australian Open champion - is adding her tennis knowledge and know-how to Tennis Channel’s US Open coverage team Monday, Aug. 25 - Wednesday, Aug. 27. Sidelined from tournament play with... (Full story …)

August 7, 2014

Tennis Channel live at Western & Southern Open

WHAT: Tennis Channel is live from the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati starting August 11, with nearly 40 hours of match play. The network’s on-air coverage team at the tournament is made up of Hall of Famers, former players,... (Full story …)

July 8, 2014

NO.1VAK - HEAD's exclusive interview

NO.1VAK! Novak Djokovic is back to the #1 ATP World Ranking after winning the Wimbledon title. HEAD had the opportunity to get an exclusive interview with Novak directly after his match with insights how he regained confidence and worked with... (Full story …)

June 23, 2014

Armstrong launches Tennis Channel

Rollout Begins with Customers in Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Youngstown, Ohio. Affiliate Agreement Includes TV Everywhere Access for Armstrong Subscribers (Full story …)

June 16, 2014

Wimbledon Primetime begins Monday

Network to Devote 85 First-Run Hours, and Close to 215 Overall, to World's Most Prestigious Grass-Court Competition during Two-Week Tournament. Navratilova, Courier, Davenport, Carillo, Macatee, Gimelstob, Stubbs and Wertheim Return to London in Tennis Channel's Seventh Year, Along with Newcomer Annacone (Full story …)

June 3, 2014

Tennis Channel brings additional content to fans

Exclusive Tie-Ins with Tennis Channel Give Viewers Additional Opportunities to Engage with Tournament Coverage (Full story …)

May 25, 2014

Tennis Channel launches subscription service

Tennis Channel Plus Offers Exclusive Live Matches, Multi-Court French Open Mosaic, Archived Classics and On-Demand Original Programming. Network’s App First to Pair Digital Subscription Service - Available to All - with Authenticated TV Everywhere Stream (Full story …)

May 21, 2014

Tennis Channel teams with Cox for French Open

Authenticated Users Now have an All-Access Pass to Tennis Channel's Content, Coverage and Linear Stream Air-Play across Multiple Platforms (Full story …)

April 18, 2014

U.S. Fed Cup fights for tournament spot

Captain Mary Joe Fernandez Leads Americans Against France in St. Louis (Full story …)

April 15, 2014

Tennis Channel partners with DISH

Authenticated viewers now have full access to Tennis Channel’s live content. DISHAnywhere.com, Tennis Channel Everywhere app offer subscribers multiple platforms for spring clay court season ahead of French Open (Full story …)

April 9, 2014

Ware joins Tennis Channel

LOS ANGELES — Tennis Channel has appointed Adam Ware to the newly created position of senior vice president, head of digital media. He will be based in the network’s Los Angeles headquarters and see to the continuation of its extensive... (Full story …)

April 3, 2014

Tennis Channel to cover Davis Cup QFs

World-Whiparound Coverage of Three-Day Battle at Cup Events in Italy, France and Switzerland in Center Court Studio Format (Full story …)

March 5, 2014

Tennis Channel adds on-air talent

Three More Days of Live Coverage Planned for BNP Paribas Open and Sony Open Tennis, Upping Combined Total to 17 Days Across Three Weeks, 180-Plus Live Hours Overall. Hall of Famer Tracy Austin Returns to Host Live at the BNP Paribas Open on Southern California Tournament Grounds with Brett Haber and Mark Knowles (Full story …)

February 27, 2014

Carillo extends contract

Award-Winning Sportscaster to Add Tournament, Studio Appearances to Current French Open, Wimbledon and US Open Schedule (Full story …)

February 6, 2014

McEnroe begins 20th year of 'Champions' tennis

KANSAS CITY - John McEnroe will kick off his 20th year of “champions” tennis Wednesday at the Champions Showdown, the opening event on the 2014 PowerShares Series tennis circuit. McEnroe, who first played organized champions tournament tennis in 1995, will... (Full story …)

January 30, 2014

Live coverage from Petco Park

Network to Offer Complete Coverage of Three-Day Battle as Captain Jim Courier's Team Welcomes Nation's Oldest Davis Cup Rival Britain and Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray to America Tennis Channel to Introduce Daylong "Center Court" Studio Format During Year's First Davis Cup Weekend, with World-Whiparound Coverage at Cup Events in France and Serbia Prior to U.S. Play (Full story …)

January 23, 2014

TMG launches new monthly e-publication

TENNIS CLUB BUSINESS has started providing helpful industry information to tennis club owners, club managers, and tennis professionals. The premier issue has garnered great reviews from industry insiders. (Full story …)

January 9, 2014

Austin returns for Tennis Channel Academy

2014 Edition of Weekly Tennis Lessons Begins Jan. 13 at 9 p.m. ET (Full story …)

TMC launches Tennis Tuesday

A dynamic, highly interactive digital-only publication. (Full story …)

January 6, 2014

Courier joins Australian Open team

Hall of Famer, Davis Cup Captain on Talent Roster with Navratilova, Austin, Macatee, Gimelstob, Haber, Stubbs, Wertheim and Annacone. Network Plans More Than 180 Hours of Total Coverage From First Major Event of 2014, Including 30-Plus Hours of Live Matches During Two-Week Tournament. (Full story …)

December 26, 2013

TV coverage of the Hopman Cup

Stars John Isner and Sloane Stephens to Represent United States in Prestigious Mixed-Doubles Tournament (Full story …)

November 26, 2013

Tennis Channel to rebroadcast French Open

Roland Garros Redux: Paris for the Holidays to Present Two-Week Tournament Largely as it Originally Aired Live May 26-June 7 Festive Show Opens will add a Holiday Feel to World’s Most Prestigious Clay-Court Event (Full story …)

November 14, 2013

Czech Republic to take on Serbia in Davis Cup final

Tomas Berdych Leads Czech Republic against Serbia and World No. 2 Novak Djokovic for a Chance to Win Third Davis Cup Crown (Full story …)

October 31, 2013

Tennis Channel to unveil new set, new live show

Modern Stage Signals Shift to In-House, Fulltime Studio Programs in Conjunction with Year-Round Tournament Coverage Initial Tennis Channel Live Guests to Include Hall of Famer Michael Chang, Coach Paul Annacone, and Players Sloane Stephens and Sam Querrey (Full story …)

September 25, 2013

USPTA's 'ADDvantage' to be incorporated into TI

Agreement between USPTA and TI (formerly RSI magazine) will expand the reach of both publications and help to raise the profile of tennis teaching professionals. (Full story …)

September 17, 2013

‘RSI’ to become ‘Tennis Industry’ in 2014

World’s largest tennis trade publication returns to ‘Tennis Industry’ name and re-emphasizes connection to the sport. (Full story …)

September 7, 2013

IDS unveils 50-foot social media wall at U.S. Open

Top Tennis Tournament to Display Real-Time Commentary by Players and Fans (Full story …)

September 6, 2013

Tennis Channel debuts Tournament Travel Series

Weekly Primetime Show Helps Viewers Plan Vacations Centered on Unique Worldwide Tennis Tournaments (Full story …)

August 29, 2013

'Bud Collins' series premieres

Documentary on Father of Televised Tennis and "Mark Twain of Our Era" Debuts Monday, Sept. 2, During 2013 US Open (Full story …)

August 26, 2013

Introducing TV Everywhere

Beginning Today, Network's Linear Stream is Available on Numerous Platforms via Subscriber Authentication (Full story …)

August 25, 2013

Bloomberg Sports Launches 'Slam Insights'

New Elements of BSports Popular “Stats Insights” Blog To Include Daily Updates and Enhanced Power Rankings, Plus Customized Content For The Men’s and Women’s Draw (Full story …)

AmEx hits the sweet spot for fans at the US Open

NEW YORK — In its 20th year as a US Open partner, American Express is introducing a suite of innovative digital and on-site benefits, designed to serve tennis fans the finest of the US Open, both on and off the... (Full story …)

August 24, 2013

Time Warner Cable offers free Tennis Channel preview

Live US Open Matches Also Available on ESPN2, CBS Sports Network and via USOPEN.ORG (Full story …)

August 20, 2013

Tennis Channel coverage of U.S. Open

Eight-Hour Weekday Match Windows, Prime-Time Labor Day Weekend Telecasts During Network's Fifth Year in Flushing Meadow. Two-Week Coverage Begins with First Ball August 26, Features 24-Hour Schedule with US Open Tonight and Breakfast at the Open (Full story …)

July 21, 2013

TV coverage of BB&T Atlanta Open

WHAT: Tennis Channel will offer live match coverage of the BB&T Atlantic Open at Atlantic Station. Twins Bob and Mike Bryan, who hold the career men’s and the Open Era Grand Slam doubles titles records, join two-time Atlanta Open champion... (Full story …)

TV coverage of Bank of the West Classic

WHAT: Tennis Channel will offer live match coverage of the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford University’s Taube Family Tennis Stadium in Stanford, Calif. Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki joins semifinalists Agnieszka Radwanska and Kirsten Flipkins at the longest-running women-only... (Full story …)

June 23, 2013

'Titanic' now available as an audiobook

2013 Wimbledon Marks 100th Anniversary of Titanic Survivor Dick Williams’ First Appearance at The Championships in 1913 (Full story …)

June 18, 2013

Mylan WTT sets TV and live streaming schedule

Mylan WTT Preview Show presented by Wilson begins airing in mid-June; First national telecast features Venus Williams on July 9 (Full story …)

May 30, 2013

'Parents and Pros Special' premieres this Saturday

Airs on Tennis Channel on Sat., June 1 @ 2 p.m. ET and Sat., June 8 @ 2 p.m. ET. (Full story …)

May 26, 2013

Tennis Channel offers French Open to fans everywhere

Free Tennis Channel Everywhere App Brings Network to Mobile Device (Full story …)

May 21, 2013

Tennis Channel coverage of French Open starts May 26

Close to 70 Live or First-Run Match Hours on Tap During Two-Week Event, from First Day of Play through Men's Semifinal Round Macatee Returns to Host French Open Tonight in Primetime; McEnroe, Navratilova, Davenport, Carillo, Robinson, Eagle, Haber, Gimelstob, Shiras, Adams, Stubbs, Wertheim to Handle Match Action Hundreds of Hours of Free Digital Coverage Available on Network's Web Site, Mobile App (Full story …)

May 16, 2013

USTA and ESPN announce comprehensive partnership

Eleven-Year Exclusive Deal to Begin in 2015 Provides More Than 200 Hours of Summer Tennis Television Coverage. Additional Programming Will Cross all of ESPN’s Platforms. (Full story …)

May 14, 2013

Tennis Channel celebrates first decade with special

Hour-long Show Reflects Network's Best Moments, Premieres May 15 at 3:30 p.m. ET (Full story …)

May 13, 2013

Scheneiderman joins Tennis Channel

Emmy Award-Winning Sports-Television Veteran to Lead Major Telecasts (Full story …)

April 4, 2013

U.S. to take on Serbia in Davis Cup

American Stars Sam Querrey, John Isner and Brothers Bob and Mike Bryan Host Quarterfinal Against Serbia on U.S. Soil (Full story …)

April 2, 2013

Tennis Channel to reprise Sony Open men's final

Network will show the match this Thursday, April 4, at 9pm ET and 12am ET (Full story …)

March 18, 2013

Virginia Hunt joins Tennis Channel

Seasoned Sports and Entertainment Broadcasting Executive Joins Programming Team (Full story …)

March 5, 2013

HEAD tennis reaches 1 million fans on Facebook

Kennelbach/Austria — This past weekend, the HEAD Tennis Facebook page reached the one million fan mark. Overall, HEAD has more fans on Facebook than the other three largest competitors combined. For the next few days, HEAD will be featuring some... (Full story …)

340 hours of match coverage in March

15 Days of Live Play Devoted to Sport's "Fifth Slams," with 12-Hour, Daylong Telecasts. Hosted by Hall of Famer Tracy Austin and Sportscaster Brett Haber, New Daily Show. Live at the BNP Paribas Open to Air from Set on Indian Wells Tournament Grounds. (Full story …)

March 1, 2013

Tennis Channel kicks off World Tennis Day

Agnieszka Radwanska Takes on Caroline Wozniacki while Ivan Lendl and John McEnroe Renew Storied Rivalry (Full story …)

February 13, 2013

New Volkl website launch

SAN DIEGO — The time has come for the release of the new Völkl Tennis website! We are very excited to announce the launch of our new Volkl Tennis website! The fantastic new site has a fresh, new and improved... (Full story …)

February 11, 2013

New hosts for Tennis Channel's Court Report

The Nightly News Segment Lines Up Three On-Air Anchors for the 24-Hour Network (Full story …)

February 7, 2013

U.S. begins 2013 Fed Cup chase

Captain Mary Joe Fernandez Leads Americans into First Round Against Italy (Full story …)

February 6, 2013

IRC available to help tennis writers, researchers

Visit the Information Research Center (IRC) to research your next book, work on a thesis paper, prepare for Grand Slam coverage, view old match and interview tapes, search for a book inspiration, and discover interesting details about the rich history... (Full story …)

February 5, 2013

Live coverage of Nadal's return match

LOS ANGELES — Tennis Channel has added former No. 1 Rafael Nadal’s first singles match in seven months to its live Wednesday lineup. The contest will take place at 4 p.m. ET at the VTR Open in Vina del Mar,... (Full story …)

January 31, 2013

Aframe helps Clean Cut Media deliver

Faster delivery worldwide; Easier ingest of rushes, regardless of workflow; Easier, lower cost distribution via Aframe's private cloud video production platform (Full story …)

January 21, 2013

Davenport, Gimelstob to guest star on CSI

Lindsay Davenport and Justin Gimelstob to appear on the CBS primetime show on Jan. 23 at 10 p.m. ET (Full story …)

January 15, 2013

Novenstern joins Tennis Channel as VP

Madison Avenue Sports-Media Veteran will Broaden Current Brand-Integration Endeavors, Seek New Partners Across Major Sponsor Categories (Full story …)

January 7, 2013

Australian Open coverage begins Jan. 14th

Largest On-Air Team in Network's Melbourne History Features Navratilova, Macatee, Davenport, Haber, Gimelstob, Wertheim and Stubbs During Tennis' First Major Event of 2013. New Day-Session/Night-Session Format for Daily Highlight and Encore Show. Australian Open Today as Tennis Channel Devotes More Than 180 Hours to Competition (Full story …)

November 30, 2012

Austin returns to Tennis Channel Academy

2012 Edition of Weekly Sunday Tennis Lessons Begins Dec. 2 at 12 p.m. ET (Full story …)

November 7, 2012

Qureshi announces new book

“Stop War, Start Tennis: Lessons of Life and Understanding from a Pakistani Tennis Player” Now Available on Amazon.com (Full story …)

November 1, 2012

Dynamic training with the VertiMax

What do Hugh Jackman, tennis stars from around the world and Tennessee Titan’s RB Chris Johnson, among others have in common? They all train on the Vertimax. Watch as tennis stars in Arizona improve their swing instantly at youtube.com/watch?v=tzTrIMJ_4DQ! So... (Full story …)

October 21, 2012

Babolat launches global Facebook game

Win the opportunity to test the new interactive racquet: “Babolat Play & Connect.” (Full story …)

September 20, 2012

New 10 and Under Tennis videos

From USTA Player Development. (Full story …)

Catch the excitement of The Tennis Show

Were you unable to attend The Tennis Show 2012 at this year’s US Open? Do you want to find out more information on specific tennis manufacturers, service providers, and organizations that were at the Show? Interested to see how attendees... (Full story …)

September 1, 2012

SMT and Tennis Channel: Technology for the U.S. Open

GOTO Board gives commentators multimedia tools to immerse fans in the action (Full story …)

July 24, 2012

Tennis Channel statement regarding FCC decision

“We are gratified that the Federal Communications Commission has today definitively held that Comcast has discriminated against Tennis Channel in the terms and conditions of its carriage on Comcast systems and in favor of its wholly owned networks, Golf Channel... (Full story …)

July 16, 2012

Serve like Roger Federer

Free Four-Part Video Series On "How To Improve Your Serve" Offered By Former Top 100 ATP Pro And Stanford All-American. (Full story …)

July 12, 2012

HoF to induct Capriati on Saturday

Phenomenon Charmed America as 13-Year-Old Pro and Collected Three Major Titles, No. 1 Ranking and Olympic Gold Medal during Career. Live Telecast begins at 12:30 p.m. ET Saturday, July 14. (Full story …)

July 11, 2012

US Open Series TV coverage

Weekly Tournament Schedule Features Nine Events During Summer Hard-Court Season before US Open (Full story …)

July 9, 2012

'Hottest Coach' finalists named

Poll Opens for Online Voters to Select Inaugural Male, Female Winner (Full story …)

July 8, 2012

Book documents Federer's life

NEW YORK — Tennis fans can read all about the newly-crowned seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer in the book “ROGER FEDERER: QUEST FOR PERFECTION,” the book that chronicles the incredible tennis career of Swiss tennis maestro, available in paperback and... (Full story …)

June 25, 2012

On-Demand Video for Wimbledon

Ooyala working with The All England Lawn Tennis Club to deliver mobile, multiscreen video via PCs, iOS, and Android devices (Full story …)

June 18, 2012

'Greatest Tennis Matches Of All Time'

NEW YORK — New Chapter Press today announced the release of the book “THE GREATEST TENNIS MATCHES OF ALL TIME? written by noted tennis journalist and historian Steve Flink. ?THE GREATEST TENNIS MATCHES OF ALL TIME? features profiles and rankings... (Full story …)

June 11, 2012

Tennis Channel selects partners for French Open

French Open Meets Its Match With Enhanced Internet Quality Via America One Sports and Octoshape On TennisChannel.com (Full story …)

June 8, 2012

'The Education of a Tennis Player'

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Novak Djokovic stands one match away from winning his fourth consecutive major tennis tournament and becoming the first man to hold all four major titles at the same time since Rod Laver won his second Grand... (Full story …)

June 6, 2012

Record ratings for Roland Garros coverage

Both Live Coverage, Prime-Time French Open Tonight See Gains vs. 2011 More than One Million Tune into Serena Williams Opener, Pushing Network to First Place in its Household Coverage Area (Full story …)

June 2, 2012

Wilson protests to keep racquets legal

The new Wilson Juice and Steam enhances power and spin for any player….a racket so good, that people are questioning its legality…..Join Wilson in the fight to keep the Juice & Steam on tennis courts around the globe.... (Full story …)

Mathieu making a mark at Roland Garros

After struggling with injury for the past 15 months, Wilson Exclusive athlete Paul-Henri Mathieu made an inspirational comeback yesterday when he defeated John Isner 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 18-16 victory in the second-longest match in French Open history. Henri... (Full story …)

May 31, 2012

Tennis Channel French Open Programming Alert

Serena Williams lost in the first round of a major tournament for the first time in her career, falling to Virginie Razzano of France 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3 Tuesday at the French Open. Tennis Channel will show this match in... (Full story …)

May 14, 2012

Tennis Channel welcomes Gary Lang

Emmy Award-Winning Producer Gary Lang to Join Tennis Channel as VP of Production and Coordinating Producer, Creative (Full story …)

April 5, 2012

U.S. to take on France in Davis Cup

Captain Jim Courier Leads John Isner, Ryan Harrison, and Brothers Bob and Mike Bryan into Quarterfinal Competition Against France (Full story …)

April 2, 2012

The greatest tennis story: 'Titanic'

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Is the incredible story of two tennis players, Dick Williams and Karl Behr, and how they survived the sinking of the Titanic disaster 100 years ago only to play each other in the quarterfinals of the... (Full story …)

Tennis Channel to re-air Top 100 countdown

Encores Set for Five-Part 100 Greatest of all Time Presented by Ally Bank. Swiss Star Roger Federer Crowned Greatest Tennis Player of All Time (Full story …)

March 23, 2012

HEAD is #1 tennis manufacturer on Facebook

Over 329,000 fans and counting (Full story …)

March 20, 2012

Tennis Channel extends contract with Carillo

Broadcast to Provide Match Commentary, Overall Analysis at Upcoming Sony Ericsson Open in Miami, and Wimbledon (Full story …)

March 19, 2012

Tennis Channel Top 100 of All-Time

Presented By Ally Bank. Monday Episode Announces Players #71-100 (Full story …)

March 14, 2012

Sports greats host Top 100 countdown

All-Time Greats of Golf, Football, Hockey, Basketball and the Olympics to Appear in Five-Episode 100 Greatest of all Time Presented by Ally Bank, as Network Unveils Best Tennis Player in History (Full story …)

March 8, 2012

Tons of tournament TV coverage this month

Network's Answer to "March Madness" Includes 12-Hour Telecasts, 120-Plus Live Hours During Sport's Largest Brackets Outside the Four Majors. Coverage Begins this Weekend at BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, Calif. (Full story …)

February 21, 2012

Counting down history's Top 100 players

Special Series, 100 Greatest of all Time Presented by Ally Bank, will Unfold Across Five Nights, Reveal Best Tennis Player Ever (Full story …)

February 14, 2012

Tennis 15-30: Digital magazine

New York, New York — Tennis Media Company (TMC) Managing Partners Bob Miller and George Mackin announced today the launch of a new digital magazine called Tennis 15-30. Delivered twice each month, on the 15th and 30th, the interactive digital-only... (Full story …)

EA Sports Grand Slam Tennis 2 in Stores Today

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) announced that EA SPORTS™ Grand Slam® Tennis 2 is available in retail stores worldwide today. The EA SPORTS Grand Slam Tennis franchise will be coming to high definition for the first time... (Full story …)

January 30, 2012

Djokovic-Nadal epic to be added to book

Steve Flink's "The Greatest Tennis Matches of All Time." (Full story …)

January 23, 2012

Tennis Channel launches marketing initiatives

Network's New Advantage Membership Club Offers Exclusive Discounts, Access to VIP Events. Racquets Signed by Nadal, Federer, S. Williams, Sharapova and Other Stars to be Given Away to Randomly Selected Facebook Fans Each Week for Three Months (Full story …)

January 19, 2012

'Rod Laver' premieres January 21

Documentary on Australia's Greatest Tennis Legend to Air During Australian Open. Original Series' Latest Installment Profiles Sport's Only Two-Time "Calendar Slam" Winner, Player Many Consider to be Greatest of All Time (Full story …)

January 17, 2012

Tennis Channel, Verizon Sign New Agreement

Verizon Begins Rollout of Tennis Channel Immediately, in Time for Australian Open (Full story …)

January 10, 2012

Austin joins Tennis Channel broadcast booth

Network Analyst and Tennis Channel Academy Series Host to Join Martina Navratilova, Bill Macatee for Channel's Fifth Year in Melbourne. Thirteen Days of Live Match Coverage Set for Two-Week Major, First of Four Slams (Full story …)

December 29, 2011

Live TV Coverage of Hyundai Hopman Cup

Stars Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Mardy Fish to Represent United States in Prestigious Mixed-Doubles Tournament (Full story …)

December 20, 2011

Tennis Channel wins Comcast case

Unprecedented Ruling, Maximum Fine Represent First Time FCC has Found a Cable Operator in Violation of Anti-Discrimination Statute. A Victory for Independent Programmer Against Nation's Largest Media Conglomerate (Full story …)

November 29, 2011

Navratilova, Courier, Davenport name favorite matches

LOVE 30: 30 Matches in 30 Days Culminates with Top Match of 2011 on Dec. 30. Online Poll Participants Pick Djokovic Accomplishments as Biggest Storyline of Year (Full story …)

November 22, 2011

Austin to host fourth season of 'Academy'

2011 Edition of Weekly Sunday Tennis Lessons Begins Nov. 27, at 12 p.m. ET (Full story …)

November 16, 2011

2011 US Open Men's Final: Nadal vs Djokovic

Available on DVD December 13th (Full story …)

October 26, 2011

WTA extends TV rights through 2016

Network to Continue to Feature WTA Tennis for Next Five Years. Deal Includes More than a Dozen WTA Premier Events and Year-End Championships (Full story …)

October 20, 2011

Tennis Channel to air WTA Championships

Close to 35 Live Hours Planned During Six-Day TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. Daylong Coverage to Include all Singles and Doubles Matches Between Season's Top Points Earners; Prime-Time Encores for U.S. Audiences (Full story …)

October 12, 2011

Wimbledon Primetime to remain on Tennis Channel

Network to Expand Coverage from First Monday through Final Sunday During Prestigious Grass-Court Tournament (Full story …)

October 4, 2011

Roland Garros extends TV rights agreement

For Next Decade Tennis Channel to Remain Home of the Paris major, Sport's Most Prestigious Clay-Court Championship and First of the Summer Season's Three Coveted Majors (Full story …)

September 2, 2011

McEnroe to join Tennis Channel US Open team

Multi-Grand Slam Champion to Offer Commentary from Flushing Meadows Labor Day Weekend (Full story …)

August 30, 2011

Courier, Wilander join Tennis Channel US Open Team

Former Grand Slam Champions to Offer Commentary from Flushing Meadows This Week (Full story …)

August 24, 2011

Celebration of the Sport Set for Aug. 27

‘The Tennis Show’ in NYC. (Full story …)

August 23, 2011

Tennis Channel signs new affiliation agreement

Multi-Year Deal with National Cable Television Cooperative Mandates Broad Carriage for Network; Maintains Availability to All NCTC Members (Full story …)

Icons and Celebrities Take Old School Challenge

Event to Feature Celebrities and Tennis Legends Ivan Lendl, John McEnroe, Pete Sampras, the Jensen and Bryan Brothers; Cee Lo Green Concert to Follow (Full story …)

AmEx serves up the US Open

American Express will debut US Open American Express Fan Experience, Court Curator and Cardmember discount offers (Full story …)

August 22, 2011

US Open coverage starts August 29th

Mary Carillo Joins On-Air Team with Martina Navratilova, Tracy Austin, Lindsay Davenport and Others, as Sixth Television Court is Made Available for Broadcasters This Year. Prime-Time Labor Day Weekend Highlights Two Weeks of More than 230 Hours, with 72 Hours of Live Matches and 41 Hours of US Open Tonight and Breakfast at the Open (Full story …)

August 11, 2011

Tennis Channel asks 'What if?'

Upcoming Best of 5 Episode Looks at What Might Have Been Had Monica Seles Never Been Attacked, Pete Sampras Failed to Rally in the 2000 Wimbledon Final and the Best Players from Different Eras Competed in their Prime (Full story …)

July 15, 2011

Live and Same-Day coverage of US Open Series

Tennis Channel will Carry Nine Tournaments in High-Definition During Annual North American Hard-Court Season that Leads to the US Open (Full story …)

July 12, 2011

'Doubles with Liezel Huber' premieres

Show will air on July 16 at noon Eastern time (Full story …)

July 7, 2011

U.S. Chases 2011 Davis Cup Title

Mardy Fish leads Andy Roddick and Wimbledon Doubles Champions Bob and Mike Bryan Against Spain in Quarterfinal this weekend (Full story …)

July 6, 2011

ESPN Signs 12-Year Deal with Wimbledon

NBC out. (Full story …)

July 5, 2011

WTT Wednesday begins this week

LOS ANGELES — Tennis Channel’s World TeamTennis Wednesdays begins this week and airs throughout July. The network will air matches that feature such stars as John McEnroe, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Martina Hingis and others during its coverage of the... (Full story …)

June 30, 2011

'World of Tennis' returns for second season

Tennis Channel and MSG Plus to Air Eight-Week Series Beginning July 6 (Full story …)

June 29, 2011

PTR's TennisPro Magazine Wins Apex Awards

PTR announced that its TennisPro Magazine was presented with two 2011 APEX Awards (Awards for Publishing Excellence). This is the 23rd Annual APEX Awards, a competition for writers, editors, publications staff and business and nonprofit communicators. The selection of the... (Full story …)

June 27, 2011

3D Wimbledon cinema across the globe

SuperVision Media to Distribute the 2011 Wimbledon Championships Live in RealD 3D to Cinemas Across the Globe (Full story …)

June 15, 2011

Wimbledon Live in 3D Hits the Big Screen

Men’s & Women’s Finals Presented Exclusively in RealD™ 3D This July. NCM Fathom, SuperVision Media and Sony Serve-Up Premiere Tennis Championship Events in RealD 3D in Select Movie Theaters Nationwide (Full story …)

June 1, 2011

ITHF to preview 'McEnroe/Borg: Fire & Ice'

Thursday, June 9 at 7 pm at the Casino Theatre at the International Tennis Hall of Fame (Full story …)

May 31, 2011

Tennis Channel streams with Octoshape and B2

ATLANTA — Octoshape and B2 Broadcasting today announced they have been chosen by Tennis Channel as the exclusive provider of video streaming services for the prestigious multi-venue and multi-week 110th French Open. “It’s important to Tennis Channel that our viewers... (Full story …)

May 19, 2011

DIRECTV Serves up French Open Experience

Beaucoup Tennis Coverage. Fans can Now Watch Two Extra Days of Coverage On HD Mix Channel with Expanded Court Views - Only on DIRECTV (Full story …)

May 16, 2011

3-D weekend from Roland Garros

Tennis Channel's fifth year of covering the French Open to offer pay-per-view 3-D. (Full story …)

'A Player's Guide To USTA League Tennis'

Published By New Chapter Press (Full story …)

May 12, 2011

Tennis Channel signs Mary Carillo

Renowned Sportscaster, Tennis Champion to Join French Open, US Open On-Air Teams (Full story …)

April 26, 2011

Tennis Channel is Where Champions Live

More than Just "Home of the Slams," Network's New Tagline Reminds Viewers Where to Find the World's Top Players and Biggest Matches Every Week (Full story …)

April 20, 2011

Sportaccord Convention Emerges as News Platform

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The SportAccord Convention is becoming the place for international sporting bodies and companies to launch new deals and initiatives. This year’s event in London from April 3-8 was the setting for a flurry of newsworthy happenings picked... (Full story …)

March 29, 2011

Fit to Hit returns for second season

As Spring Arrives, Health, Exercise and Nutrition Show is Back with Guidelines for On-Court Tennis Success (Full story …)

March 27, 2011

Top Ranked 6-Pack on Tennis Channel

Tennis Channel’s Monday (3-28-11) lineup at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami features six No. 1 or former No. 1 singles players. The network’s day-long coverage started at 11 a.m. ET with former No. 1 Maria Sharapova’s match (d. Samantha... (Full story …)

March 17, 2011

Top Spin 4 Now Available

Most authentic tennis experience returns with deepest player roster; new, innovative controls; all-new, visually stunning presentation; unrivalled Career mode; and online tournaments (Full story …)

March 11, 2011

Djokovic Answers Questions on Facebook

Novak Djokovic took time out of his busy schedule in Indian Wells, CA to sit down and answer questions for his biggest fans. People were encouraged to post their questions on the HEAD Tennis Facebook page for the past week... (Full story …)

March 9, 2011

Indian Wells Coverage Begins This Weekend

Featuring Back-to-Back All-Day Telecast Blocks From ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Competitions in Southern California and Miami Tracy Austin and Lindsay Davenport to Lend Expertise as Analysts During Broadcast (Full story …)

March 2, 2011

Davis Cup to remain on Tennis Channel

Network Keeps Exclusive U.S. Rights to all other Davis Cup, Fed Cup and Hopman Cup through 2015 Live Coverage of 2011 Davis Cup Season Begins this Weekend as New Captain Jim Courier Leads Americans into Chile (Full story …)

February 24, 2011

Macci’s Top Five Movement Drills premieres

Show will air on Tennis Channel on February 22 at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time. (Full story …)

January 30, 2011

'Footwork Solutions' Premieres on Tennis Channel

Show will air on February 1 at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time (Full story …)

January 28, 2011

Gerulaitis to be in Tennis Channel bio

Original Tennis Channel Documentary Captures the On-Court Triumphs, Off-Court Exploits and Premature Death of One of the Brightest Stars of the Late 1970s and Early 1980s ET (Full story …)

January 10, 2011

Tennis Channel Re-signs Navratilova, Davenport

Davenport to Join Navratilova, Sportscaster Bill Macatee in Melbourne During Network Coverage January 17-30. Tennis Channel Plans Close to 30 Live Match Hours, 75 Hours of Australian Open Today Morning Show During Two-Week Event. (Full story …)

November 22, 2010

ASBA Announces Publication of Sports Fields Book

New publication contains info on construction, maintenance of natural and artificial turf fields (Full story …)

November 11, 2010

Austin Returns to Tennis Channel Academy

Network's Weekly Sunday Night Tennis Lesson Begins on Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. ET (Full story …)

November 5, 2010

Harrison on the Cover of Smash Magazine

Eighteen-year-old Ryan Harrison will be on the cover of the Winter 2010/2011 issue of Smash Magazine. Additional photos from the cover shoot can be found at tennis.com.... (Full story …)

November 4, 2010

U.S. Battles for 18th Fed Cup Championship

Live on Tennis Channel This Weekend. Melanie Oudin, Bethanie Mattek-Sands, Liezel Huber, and Coco Vandeweghe Lead U.S. Team into Final Against Italy for Second-Consecutive Year (Full story …)

October 6, 2010

‘The Biggest Loser’ Features Cardio Tennis

Anna Kournikova surprises the contestants. (Full story …)

Don't Miss Cardio Tennis on 'The Biggest Loser'

Tuesday, October 5 on NBC at 8/7 C (Full story …)

September 30, 2010

Tennis Channel Biographies Premiere Sunday

Tennisography Tells Personal Stories Behind Today's Tennis Stars. First Episode to Showcase American John Isner, Winner of Longest Match in History (Full story …)

September 16, 2010

Davis Cup: U.S. vs. Colombia

Americans Must Defeat Colombia this weekend in Order to Compete for 2011 Cup. Tennis Channel Also Covers Argentina and France's Semifinal Action in France. (Full story …)

September 10, 2010

'Community Surface' Premieres Monday

Tennis Channel's Makeover Show Chronicles Before-and-After Upgrade at Badly Damaged Tennis Facility. USTA and SportMaster Join Forces to Renovate Damaged Courts; Create Eight New 36' Kids Tennis Courts. (Full story …)

September 1, 2010

Vivo Girls Sports Creates an Online League

New Media Site for Young Female Athletes Lets Them Share, Discover and Connect. vivoGS Catches Fire on Facebook. (Full story …)

DIRECTV Serves Up 3D Tennis Experience

DIRECTV Delivers First 3D Tennis Event with Live 3D Coverage of the 2010 US Open, Available Exclusively on n3D™ Powered by Panasonic (Full story …)

Collins Releases 2nd Edition of 'The History of Tennis'

Volume is dedicated to John Isner, Nicolas Mahut, and chair umpire Mohamed Lahyani, the principals of the famous record-breaking longest match of all-time at 2010 Wimbledon (Full story …)

August 31, 2010

2002 US Open Men’s Final now available on DVD

Sampras vs. Agassi (Full story …)

2001 US Open Women's Final now available on DVD

S. Williams vs. V. Williams. (Full story …)

Official 2010 Wimbledon DVD now available

New York, NY — The 2010 Wimbledon Official Film DVD will be available on DVD September 28, 2010 for a retail price of $24.99. The 124th Championships, a Royal tournament thanks to the first visit to the All England Club... (Full story …)

August 30, 2010

Fitzpatrick Hotel Group specials for the U.S. Open

Specialty Cocktails, Delicious Food, Flat Screen TVs and Irish Hospitality Make The Fitz Bar & Restaurant and The Wheeltapper Pub Ideal Destinations for Grand Slam Action (Full story …)

August 25, 2010

First Ever 3D Broadcasts of US Open coming

Spearheaded by Panasonic And CBS Sports. Consumer Electronics Giant Becomes Official Sponsor Of US Open In New Three-Year Sponsorship Agreement (Full story …)

August 23, 2010

US Open on Tennis Channel Starts Aug. 30

Network’s On-Air Roster of Champions Again Features Jimmy Connors, Martina Navratilova and Lindsay Davenport, and Adds Hall of Famer Tracy Austin. Tennis Channel will Televise 73 Hours of Live Match Play at World’s Largest Tennis Tournament, with Two Weeks of “Grounds Pass” Coverage that Includes. US Open Tonight, Breakfast at the Open and More than 230 Hours Overall (Full story …)

August 13, 2010

Cardio Tennis Clinic on TV News in Los Angeles

KABC-TV in Los Angeles aired a Cardio Tennis segment in early August by nutrition and fitness reporter Lori Corbin, who participated in a Cardio Tennis class that also included actress Kendra Andrews, star or the new Disney dance movie “Step... (Full story …)

July 29, 2010

KABC-TV Films Cardio Tennis Segment in L.A.

Lori Corbin, the nutrition and fitness reporter for KABC-TV in Los Angeles, participated in a Cardio Tennis class in late July for a segment to air in early August. She was joined by actress Kendra Andrews, star or the new... (Full story …)

Stosur featured in ESPN The Magazine

NEW YORK — Fresh off an NBA championship win, Lakers forward Ron Artest is still looking to accomplish more. One thing he can now check off his list: guest editing the fourth annual ESPN The Magazine Revenge of the Jocks... (Full story …)

July 8, 2010

MSG Plus introduces new tennis series

“World of Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas” to Debut Tuesday, July 13 at 7:30 p.m. (Full story …)

Spain seeks Davis Cup title repeat

David Ferrer and Fernando Verdasco Lead Country Into Quarterfinal Against France (Full story …)

July 1, 2010

Tennis Channel to Show US Open Playoffs

White Plains, NY - The USTA and Tennis Channel announced that the network will present live broadcasts of the finals of the 2010 US Open National Playoffs - Men’s and Women’s Championships. The men’s and women’s winners of the US... (Full story …)

June 30, 2010

USPTA 'Footwork' Show to Air on Tennis Channel

“On Court with USPTA” is the cable TV show produced by the USPTA. In the episode “Footwork Solutions Part 1 - Baseline side to side,” USPTA Master Professional Lorenzo Beltrame demonstrates the importance of developing good footwork to be a... (Full story …)

June 29, 2010

Williams' Book Shows How Sports Help Build Success

Venus Williams is a proven winner on the court, combining her talent, drive and hard work to master the game of tennis and win multiple Grand Slam titles. But how does that drive serve her off the court and how... (Full story …)

BJK Special to Air on ESPN July 3

The debut of Billie Jean King’s “Homecoming with Rick Reilly” special on ESPN will air this Saturday, July 3 at 7 p.m. Eastern, with a second airing Friday, July 9 at 7:30 p.m. Eastern on ESPN2. “Homecoming” is an extraordinary... (Full story …)

June 23, 2010

'Doubles Return Patterns' premieres on Tennis Channel

Show will air on June 27 at 1 p.m. Eastern time (Full story …)

June 21, 2010

AT&T U-Verse Launches Tennis Channel

omprehensive Cross-Platform Deal. (Full story …)

June 16, 2010

'Jigsaw Puzzle Theory' premieres on Tennis Channel

Show will air on June 20 at 1 p.m. Eastern time (Full story …)

Federer in new Wilson BLX Commercial

Some of you have already seen it in last 48 hours, but with Wimbledon about to start, Roger Federer was very excited to reveal his new commercial with Wilson. The commercial is already live on our Facebook page and within... (Full story …)

June 14, 2010

Connors to be Lead Wimbledon Analyst

Tennis Legend to Appear on Tennis Channel's Wimbledon Primetime with Hall of Famer Martina Navratilova, Host Bill Macatee. (Full story …)

June 3, 2010

Tennis Channel to air Serena Williams Special

Serena: My Journey to Africa 8pm ET, June 7 (Full story …)

June 2, 2010

Jan Kodes releases book

Wimbledon and French Open champion Partners with New Chapter Press for U.S. Release of "Jan Kodes: A Journey to Glory From Behind the Iron Curtain." Coffee Table Book Provides Narrative and Illustrated History of Czech Tennis. 40 Years Ago Czech Champion Won First Major Singles Title at 1970 French Open (Full story …)

Tennis Channel re-signs Ted Robinson

Emmy Award-Winning Sportscaster to Appear in Network Booth through 2013 Coverage (Full story …)

May 27, 2010

2010 Madrid Open served to Internet and iPhone

Radio Televisión Española and Level 3 CDN Helped Bring the Tennis Masters Tournament to Online Viewers in High-Definition (Full story …)

May 24, 2010

Tennis Channel Connects with Google TV Ads

Network to Become First Single-Sport Channel Inventory Partner of TV Advertising Marketplace (Full story …)

May 18, 2010

2010 Roland Garros Coverage Begins Sunday

Lindsay Davenport, Bud Collins to Join John McEnroe, Martina Navratilova as Part of Tennis Channel's On-Air Team. More than 240 Hours of Tournament Programming Set for Two-Week Competition, Including 77 Live-Match Hours and 42 First-Run Hours of French Open Tonight. (Full story …)

May 10, 2010

McEnroe to Cover Roland Garros

Network Extends Roland Garros Contract with Tennis Legend, Set to Provide Match Commentary, Overall Analysis During 2010 Telecast May 23-June 6. McEnroe has been in Tennis Channel French Open Booth since Inaugural 2007 Coverage. (Full story …)

April 28, 2010

Tennis Channel to air Babolat mini clinics

Entitlement Sponsorship Gives World’s Oldest Racquet-Sports Manufacturer Creative Role in One-Minute Clinics. (Full story …)

April 26, 2010

Federer on the cover of ESPN The Magazine

NEW YORK — Winner of a record 16 Grand Slams, Roger Federer is the greatest tennis player of our time. But can he be called the greatest athlete, period? In “One Among Many,” ESPN The Magazine writer Tim Keown tries... (Full story …)

April 20, 2010

Test your stringbed stiffness with an iPhone

appmaker.se is pleased to announce that racquetTune for iPhone and iPod touch is now available in Apple’s App Store. racquetTune is a quick, cool and inexpensive tool that allows any tennis player to check that his racquet is correctly strung.... (Full story …)

April 14, 2010

Small Business Owner Fights Global Warming

Federal Recovery Act/State Program Make Solar Panel Field Possible (Full story …)

April 2, 2010

Rod Laver Memoir Officially Released

"The Education of a Tennis Player", from New Chapter Press (Full story …)

March 29, 2010

Tennis Channel begins coverage of Sony Ericsson Open

Coverage starts Monday, March 29 (Full story …)

March 23, 2010

Richey Details Drug Use in New Book

"ACING DEPRESSION: A Tennis Champion’s Toughest Match" Profiles Former No. 1 US Tennis Player Cliff Richey and His Battle With Depression. Jimmy Connors Writes Book’s Foreword. (Full story …)

March 9, 2010

Oudin Photo and Interview Opportunities at IWTG

Melanie Oudin Announces Partnership with Virgin Mobile USA. There will also be a surprise announcement. (Full story …)

2010 BNP Paribas Open on Tennis Channel

Tennis Channel to Carry 90 Hours of Live Matches at 2010 BNP Paribas Open. Nine Straight Days of Network Coverage on Tap from Indian Wells, Calif., Including Live Men’s and Women’s Singles Finals, 12-Hour Days and 70 Hours of Encore Competition. Telecast Begins Friday with “Hit For Haiti” Relief Exhibition that Features Agassi, Sampras, Navratilova, Federer, Nadal, Graf, Davenport and Henin. (Full story …)

Solomon to serve on PCAH

Ovation Chairman and Tennis Channel CEO/Chairman Joins Committee Dedicated to Furthering the National Commitment to the Arts (Full story …)

March 4, 2010

Elite Motion Coach to Premiere in Baltimore

Slow Motion Video Training Systems Announces Its National Sales Launch at the Konica Minolta FACE-OFF Classic, M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore, Maryland (Full story …)

February 19, 2010

AFP to deliver live sports feed to Puma Phone

Sagem Wireless and Agence France Press (AFP) Partner to Provide Sports News and Multimedia Content Through PUMA WORLD Portal (Full story …)

February 12, 2010

Tennis Channel to Air Haitian Relief Music Video

"We Are the World" (Full story …)

February 4, 2010

U.S. Begins Chase for Fed Cup Title

2009 Fed Cup Runner-up. Young US Open Star Melanie Oudin Leads Americans into First-Round Against France (Full story …)

February 1, 2010

Tennis Channel Adds Lee Schlazer

Vice President, Distribution. (Full story …)

January 28, 2010

New Tennis Channel Series 'Celebrity Tennis'

Premieres Monday, February 1. Host Vince Van Patten Hits the Courts with Advice Guru Dr. Phil, Supermodel Christie Brinkley, Poker Champ Gus Hansen, Music Superstar Brandy and Others. (Full story …)

January 27, 2010

Tennis.com Re-launches

A Return to Tennis Whites, Easier Navigation, Eye-Catching Photography (Full story …)

January 26, 2010

Online Video Partners Bolster Tennis Channel

RayV, Unicorn Media Facilitate Inaugural Australian Open Streams, Ongoing Video, Respectively, for tennischannel.com. (Full story …)

January 25, 2010

PSA Launches Squash TV

News from the Professional Squash Association World Tour (Full story …)

January 21, 2010

Expanded TV 'Daily Updates' to 2010 majors

NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES — FOX Business Network (FBN) and Tennis Channel have expanded their partnership to bring viewers daily updates of market moves and courtside play during the 2010 Grand Slam Events. Starting with this week’s Australian Open,... (Full story …)

January 12, 2010

AO Coverage Begins Monday, January 18

Tennis Channel to Offer Free Live Match Streaming on tennischannel.com for First Time -- 55 Hours of Broadband Action in Addition to On-Air During Two-Week Event. Martina Navratilova Returns to Tennis Channel Booth Alongside Bill Macatee for Nightly, Prime-Time Match Telecasts Followed by Six-Hour Australian Open Today Morning Show. (Full story …)

December 30, 2009

'Competitive Drills and Games' premieres on Tennis Channel

USPTA show will air on Jan. 2 at 11 a.m. Eastern time (Full story …)

Live Coverage of the 2010 Hopman Cup

Stars Oudin and Isner to Represent the U.S. in Prestigious Mixed Doubles Tournament. Tennis Channel’s Live Coverage Begins Monday, Jan. 4, at 9 p.m. EST. (Full story …)

December 23, 2009

'The All-Court Player' premieres on Tennis Channel

USPTA show will air on December 26 at 11 a.m. Eastern time (Full story …)

December 17, 2009

Viewers Select the Year's Best Grand Slam Final

Fan’s Select Federer-Roddick as The Best Grand Slam Singles Final Match of the Year on Tennis Channel's "You Make The Call" (Full story …)

December 16, 2009

“The Attacking Game” TV Premiere

USPTA show will air on Tennis Channel on December 19 at 11 a.m. Eastern time. (Full story …)

December 7, 2009

Select the Year's Best Grand Slam Final

Fans’ Votes will Determine Nightly Order of Matches During Eight-Day Countdown Dec. 21-28. Polls are Now Open on tennischannel.com. (Full story …)

December 4, 2009

'Fit to Hit' starts Monday, December 7

New half-hour fitness show on Tennis channel. Original Series to Showcase the Health Activities and Nutritional Guidelines Players Can Follow to Ensure On-Court Success (Full story …)

December 3, 2009

Tennis Magazine Wins Two Folio Awards

Silver for 2009 Redesign and Bronze for Feature Design. (Full story …)

November 19, 2009

Tennis Channel to cover the ATP World Finals

Wall-to-Wall Coverage of the 2009 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals starts November 22-29. Live Singles and Doubles Matches at Year-End Championships Begin at 7:30 a.m. ET Daily Followed by Prime-Time Replays Each Evening at 7 p.m. ET. Network to Dedicate 120 Hours Overall to Season’s Final Event During Upcoming Week. (Full story …)

November 10, 2009

Austin Returns as Host of Tennis Channel Academy

Tennis Channel’s Eight-Part Coaches Series Begins Sunday, Nov. 15, at 6:30 p.m. ET (Full story …)

November 5, 2009

U.S. Can Capture 18th Fed Cup Championship

Live on Tennis Channel This Weekend. Young US Open Star Melanie Oudin Leads Americans into the Final Against Italy. (Full story …)

October 26, 2009

Federer vs. Nadal AO final available on DVD

New York, NY — Tennis fans can now relive one of the most exciting matches in tennis this year as SRO Sports announces the release of. Australian Open 2009 Men’s Final: Federer V Nadal. This action-packed DVD will all be... (Full story …)

Federer vs. Roddick Wimby final available on DVD

New York, NY — Tennis fans can now relive one of the greatest matches in tennis history as SRO Sports, the exclusive distributor of Wimbledon DVDs, announces the release of. 2009 Wimbledon Men’s Final: Federer V Roddick. This historic DVD... (Full story …)

Mayleen Ramey new host of Destination Tennis

New Tennis Vacation Show Personality to Debut on Tennis Channel: San Diego Oct. 26 (Full story …)

October 22, 2009

Tennis Channel to cover WTA Championships

Weeklong Coverage of Women's Year-End Sony Erricsson Championships begins October 27. Network Joins World’s Top Singles, Doubles Players in Doha, Qatar, with More Than 30 Hours of Live Match Telecasts. (Full story …)

October 13, 2009

Tennis Channel Promotes Simon to COO

LOS ANGELES — Tennis Channel, the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to both the professional sport and tennis lifestyle, today promoted entertainment-industry veteran William Simon to chief operating officer, in addition to his current role as chief financial officer.... (Full story …)

September 23, 2009

Tennis Channel on Cablevision Signal Access

Effective September 24, 2009, Tennis Channel has elected for now to grant signal access to Cablevision pursuant to its request under Tennis Channel’s agreement with the National Cable Television Cooperative. We remain deeply concerned about Cablevision’s tactic of using our... (Full story …)

September 16, 2009

Tennis Channel to Launch Nightly News Segments

One-Minute Court Report Updates will Air Each Hour During Evenings, Early Mornings Programming Addition Marks Network Transition Toward Increased News Provider Role (Full story …)

September 4, 2009

SpongeTech to Host Safina Autograph Session

Dinara Safina, World’s First Ranked Female Tennis Player, will Sign Autographs at the SpongeTech Promotional Booth (Full story …)

September 1, 2009

Tennis Channel on Cablevision and the US Open

Cablevision has taken a step that raises serious problems for all cable programmers. We are sorting out these issues and will decide what steps to take when we are ready to do so. They are too important to the future... (Full story …)

August 31, 2009

HEAD’s ‘Radical Messenger’ Lets Fans Message Using Murray’s Arsenal of Shots

Video-based viral app continues company’s digital innovation (Full story …)

August 27, 2009

SpongeTech Delivery Systems to Be Featured at the 2009 US Open

SpongeTech Continues to Leverage Major Sporting Events to Build Awareness and Increase Sales (Full story …)

August 25, 2009

USTA to Offer Free Live Streaming of Nearly Entire 2009 US Open on USOPEN.org

All Television Windows Broadcast by ESPN2 and Tennis Channel to be Available More than 150 Matches in total will be streamed (Full story …)

August 24, 2009

Tennis Channel's Inaugural US Open Coverage Begins Monday, August 31

Network Offers 72 Live Match Hours During Two-Week Tournament and 240 Overall, for Round-the-Clock, “Grounds Pass” Telecast with US Open Tonight, Breakfast at the Open US Open Legend Jimmy Connors Returns to an American Broadcast Booth for the First Time since 1991, Joining Tennis Channel’s Martina Navratilova, Bill Macatee (Full story …)

August 20, 2009

DIRECTV and ESPN Invite the Public to Come Out and Play

Free, Day-Long Event on Aug. 26 to Feature Biggest Names in Tennis Including Venus and Serena Williams, the Bryan Brothers, the Jensen Brothers, James Blake and more; General Public will have a Chance to Train with USTA Teaching Pros in a Variety of Skills Challenges (Full story …)

August 18, 2009

Tennis Channel Buys Anti-Cablevision Ads In N.Y.

By John Ourand, Staff Writer Frustrated by Cablevision’s insistence that it be placed on a sports tier, Tennis Channel has bought between $500,000-$1M worth of ads in the N.Y. media touting DirecTV, Verizon and Dish Network as providers that carry... (Full story …)

Newsday Rejects Ad Criticizing Cablevision

By RICHARD SANDOMIR Published: August 17, 2009 Newsday last week rejected an advertisement from the Tennis Channel that sharply criticizes the newspaper’s parent company, Cablevision, for not carrying the network. “Thanks for nothing Cablevision,” says the ad, which shows a... (Full story …)

July 27, 2009

Cox Signs with IMG

Rising Tennis Star Chooses IMG for Worldwide Management and Marketing Representation (Full story …)

Vacation Alert: Stay Connected with Sportsfeatures.com

SFC has three free-to-view sections for Olympics, Premier League and European soccer Leagues (Full story …)

July 23, 2009

Tennis - for the health of it! Featured in The Physician and Sportsmedicine Journal

Tennis — for the health of it!, the United States Professional Tennis Association’s initiative that promotes the health benefits of tennis, is the subject of an article in the June issue of The Physician and Sportsmedicine journal. The article was... (Full story …)

SRO Sports releasing Federer vs. Nadal DVD

New York, NY — Tennis fans can now relive one of the most exciting matches in tennis this year as SRO Sports announces the release of Australian Open 2009 Men’s Final: Federer V Nadal. This action-packed DVD will all be... (Full story …)

July 16, 2009

Tennis Channel's 2009 Olympus US Open Series Coverage to Include Seven Tournaments, Close to 60 Hours of Live and Same-Day Match Play in High Definition

Summer-long Network Schedule again Features Sunday Doubles Finals and Singles Semifinal, Quarterfinal and Early Round Competition (Full story …)

July 13, 2009

Tennis Channel Names Patrick Wilson Senior VP, Distribution

Network Affiliate Sales Veteran to Build on 20-Percent Growth in Viewer Base in 2008 (Full story …)

July 9, 2009

Tennis Channel to cover 2009 U.S. Davis Cup Quarterfinal This Weekend

Tennis Channel also Covers International Tennis Hall of Fame Inductions in Addition to On-Court Action as Stars James Blake, Mardy Fish, and Brothers Bob and Mike Bryan Chase Cup (Full story …)

July 7, 2009

Cash4Gold Invites Wimbledon Champions to Appear in Commercial

Pair Also Invited to Mail in Their Trophies to Gold Buying Leader for Appraisal (Full story …)

June 30, 2009

Tennis Channel Honored with the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Award by the International Tennis Hall of Fame and Museum

Network to be Recognized at 29th Annual Legends Ball on September 11 in New York City (Full story …)

June 23, 2009

'Live at Wimbledon' Streaming Coverage Announced by NBC Sports

First-Ever Widely Available Free Wimbledon Streaming in U.S. Features Live Matches From Multiple Courts, Alternate Camera Angles, On-demand Replays & More “Live at Wimbledon” is Accessible at NBCSports.com & Wimbledon.org (Full story …)

June 22, 2009

Tennis Star Maria Sharapova Guest Edits and Graces the Cover of ESPN The Magazine

“Revenge of the Jocks III” - Athletes Take Over The Magazine (Full story …)

Live at Wimbledon Streaming Coverage Announced by NBC Sports and All England Lawn Tennis Club

First-Ever Widely Available Free Wimbledon Streaming in U.S. Features Live Matches From Multiple Courts, Alternate Camera Angles, On-demand Replays & More Live at Wimbledon is Accessible at NBCSports.com & Wimbledon.org (Full story …)

June 18, 2009

DIRECTV Continues Its 'Championship' Season With The Wimbledon Experience

Now Available for All Eight Golf and Tennis Grand Slam Events, DIRECTV’s Enhanced Platform Delivers Extra Live Channels, Unique Interactive Features, and Expansive HD Coverage (Full story …)

June 15, 2009

Wimbledon Primetime Starts Monday, June 22, on Tennis Channel

Tournament’s Opening Day Marks First Evening of Network’s Four-Hour Nightly Interview, Analysis, Feature and Highlight Show, Hosted by Bill Macatee (Full story …)

June 8, 2009

Federer Career, Childhood Chronicled in 'The Roger Federer Story, Quest for Perfection'

Federer Wins Record-Tying 14th Major Singles Title and Career Grand Slam at 2009 French Open (Full story …)

May 20, 2009

DIRECTV’s French Open Interactive Delivers Un Magnifique Viewing Expérience for Tennis Fans

Interactive Usage by Tennis Fans Soars; Cumulative Viewing Time 350 Percent Higher Among Interactive Users (Full story …)

May 19, 2009

Wilson’s Tour Team Blogs from Paris

Starting Tuesday May 19, Wilson’s Tour Team will be blogging from the Wilson player’s suite in Paris. “We want to give fans some insight to Wilson,” says Wilson’s Global Tour Director Massimo Calvelli. “We have the best players on tour... (Full story …)

May 18, 2009

French Open on Tennis Channel Begins Sunday, May 24

Two-Week Grand Slam Coverage Averages Seven Hours Daily, in Addition to Nightly Prime-Time Show French Open Tonight and Same-Day Semifinal Replays (Full story …)

May 4, 2009

EA’s Grand Slam Tennis to Hit Retail One Week Early

New Wii MotionPlus Compatible Products Now Ship June 8 (Full story …)

April 28, 2009

HEAD's Media Mix for YOUTEK Speed and YOUTEK Radical Receiving Industry Accolades!

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April 24, 2009

Tennis Channel Continues 2009 Fed Cup Chase Coverage This Weekend

Action Starts Saturday as Stars Bethanie Mattek-Sands, Liezel Huber, Melanie Oudin and Alexa Glatch Continue Quest for Championship (Full story …)

April 13, 2009

USPTA announces Tennis - for the health of it! Web site

The United States Professional Tennis Association announced the launch of tennis-health.com, a web site supporting the Tennis — for the health of it!℠ initiative. This free, interactive Web site targets teaching professionals, tennis consumers, health-care professionals, and non-tennis playing consumers.... (Full story …)

Andy Murray Follows Up Sony Ericsson Victory With Cover Story in the May 2009 Issue of Tennis Magazine

May 2009 Issue Also Presents Voting for Tennis’ Greatest Generation; 5 Things You Didn’t Know About John Isner; the 10 Best Tennis YouTube Videos; the 2009 Tennis Shoe Guide; NTRP at 30 and More (Full story …)

April 9, 2009

EA Sports Unveils Cover Athletes for Grand Slam Tennis

John McEnroe, Roger Federer and Serena Williams Featured on North American Packaging (Full story …)

April 6, 2009

Nova Sports USA, Inc. Launches New Website

Nova Sports USA, Inc. (Milford, MA) manufacturer of high performance 100% acrylic sport surfaces has announced the launch of their new website. Web browsers visiting novasports.com will find valuable tools from creating project specifications, to a design ideas section where... (Full story …)

March 25, 2009

Tennis Channel Selects Tennis' Top-Five 'Chokes' Ever

French Open and Wimbledon are the Backdrops for the Five Biggest Chokes (Full story …)

March 13, 2009

You Cannot Be Serious!! John McEnroe Headlines Legends to Be Featured in EA SPORTS Grand Slam Tennis

Feisty Tennis Champion Makes Videogame Debut (Full story …)

March 11, 2009

Tennis Week Announces Focus on Web and Digital Media

Announces online video distribution deals with MSN US, MSN Japan and Fox Sports. Places print edition on hiatus through 2009. Current staff to focus on digital expansion of brand. (Full story …)

March 4, 2009

Tennis Channel to Carry Complete, Live Coverage of First-Round U.S. Davis Cup Competition This Weekend

Exclusive Three-Day Telecast Follows American Squad’s First Action of 2009 Campaign, as Host to Switzerland in Birmingham, Ala., March 6-8 (Full story …)

February 23, 2009

Tennis Channel Promotes Dean Hadaegh to Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Technical Operations

LOS ANGELES — Tennis Channel, the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to both the professional sport and passionate lifestyle of tennis, today announced the promotion of Dean Hadaegh to chief technology officer and senior vice president, technical operations. He... (Full story …)

February 20, 2009

PTR Expresses Concern

Hilton Head Island, SC — Professional Tennis Registry (PTR), although delighted by the issuance of a travel visa for Andy Ram, expresses deep concern about the denial of the same for Shahar Peer to compete in Dubai last week. Peer’s... (Full story …)

February 18, 2009

Tennis Channel Becomes Exclusive Home of U.S. Davis Cup

Network Adds American Davis Cup Team Coverage to all other Davis Cup, Fed Cup and Hopman Cup Rights in Same Year it will Add US Open to Lineup First Competition March 6-8 Expected to Begin with Switzerland’s Roger Federer against the United States’ Andy Roddick (Full story …)

USTA Florida Announces New Partnership

Tennis Life Magazine Becomes New Official Section Publication (Full story …)

February 6, 2009

Tennis Channel Begins 2009 Fed Cup Coverage This Weekend

Action Starts Saturday as Stars Julie Ditty, Liezel Huber, Jill Craybas and Melanie Oudin Begin Quest for Championship (Full story …)

January 28, 2009

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors to Join Tennis Channel as Lead Analyst During Network's Inaugural US Open Coverage

Tournament to Mark Connors’ First Regular Appearance in a U.S. Television Booth in 18 Years, First as US Open Commentator All-Time Men’s Singles Titlist Only Player to Win US Open on Three Surfaces: Clay, Grass and Hard Courts (Full story …)

January 15, 2009

DIRECTV Interactive to Deliver a Volley Of Grand Slam Tennis Events this Year Beginning with the Australian Open

First-time Interactive Coverage of Australian Open Features 400 hours of ESPN2 and Tennis Channel Programming on Five Court Channels - all in HD (Full story …)

January 13, 2009

Rodney Street Tennis and Tutoring Association Nets ComCast Family of Companies as Principal Sponsor

Wilmington, DE, January 9, 2009 - Rodney Street Tennis and Tutoring Association’s Managing Director Tina Tharp, Comcast-Spectacor and Comcast Corporation are pleased to announce that the Comcast Family of Companies will serve RSTTA as its 2009 Principal Sponsor. “We are... (Full story …)

January 12, 2009

Second Year of Australian Open Coverage on Tennis Channel Begins Monday, January 19

Bill Macatee, Martina Navratilova Lead On-Air Team, with Nightly, Prime-Time Match Telecasts Followed by Six-Hour Australian Open Today Morning Show Tournament is First in Network’s Coverage During all Four Tennis Grand Slams in 2009 (Full story …)

December 23, 2008

Several New USPTA DVD Titles Available

*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - December 23, 2008 - *Several new USPTA DVD titles available - The United States Professional Tennis Association just released several new DVD titles, including “On Court” shows and several seminars. The instructional DVDs are produced in... (Full story …)

December 18, 2008

Tennis Channel Asks Viewers to Pick Best Match of 2008

You Make The Call Lets Fans Rank Network’s Top 10 Matches of 2008, to Appear in Prime Time December 22-31 (Full story …)

December 17, 2008

ATP Unveils 2009 Feel It Advertising Campaign

London, UK. - The ATP, governing body of the men’s professional tennis circuit, today unveiled the latest evolution of its advertising campaign - FEEL IT. Now in its second year, the multimillion dollar campaign, will again feature ATP World Tour... (Full story …)

November 20, 2008

Tennis Channel Continues 2008 Davis Cup Chase with Complete, Live Coverage This Weekend

Action Starts Friday as Stars David Ferrer, Marcel Granollers, Fernando Verdasco and Feliciano Lopez Continue Quest for Spain’s Third Championship (Full story …)

Tennis Channel to Premiere Six-Part Coaching Series

Tennis Channel Academy, hosted by Tracy Austin -- Series Premiere: Sunday, Nov. 23, 7:30pm (ET) Takes an Inside Look at the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy. (Full story …)

November 17, 2008

ATP Tennis Masters Cup Creates Men’s Tennis Legacy In China For Future

Tennis participation grows 4 million since 2004 Shanghai to host Asia’s most prestigious ATP World Tour event from 2009 onwards ATP set to launch Chinese version of ATP web site in 2009 (Full story …)

'On This Day in Tennis History' Book is the Latest Release from New Chapter Press

Compilation of Historical and Unique Tennis Events The Ideal Holiday Gift for Tennis Fans (Full story …)

November 7, 2008

Tennis Channel to Offer Complete Coverage of Men's Doubles Tennis Master Cup Championships

Bryan Brothers Make a Run for Record Fourth-Straight No. 1 Year-End Ranking Close to 30 Live and Same-Day Hours from Shanghai’s Iconic Qi Zhong Stadium, as World’s Top Doubles Players Close 2008 Season Nov. 9-16 (Full story …)

November 6, 2008

Tennis Channel Asks Viewers to Name Most Stylish Players in Tennis

Fans Vote Online for Stars with Most Fashion Sense Results Featured in Special Episode of Original Series Open Access Sunday, Nov. 23 (Full story …)

November 3, 2008

Davenport to Join Tennis Channel Booth During Women's Year-End Sony Ericsson Championships

Three-Time Grand Slam Singles Champion and Former No. 1 to Handle Network Analyst Duties for the First Time (Full story …)

October 28, 2008

Tennis Channel and ESPN2 to Offer Complete Coverage of Women's Year-End Sony Ericsson Championships

More than 30 Live Hours of High-Definition Tennis from Doha, Qatar, as World’s Top Singles, Doubles Players Close 2008 Season Nov. 4-9 (Full story …)

October 27, 2008

Quickstart Tennis Tips Online

The Fun New Way to Play Tennis With Your Kids This Fall Comes to Life at Playsportstv.com (Full story …)

October 1, 2008

Tennis Channel's Pete Sampras Documentary to be Screened at First U.S. Sports Film Festival

Panel of Tennis Experts, Show Creators to Discuss Film with Audience Following Philadelphia-Event Showing (Full story …)

TENNIS.com Named as New Title Sponsor of the 2008 TENNIS.com Zurich Open

Zurich, October 1, 2008 - The world’s leading website for tennis fans, TENNIS.com, is the new title sponsor of the Zurich Open. Celebrating its 25th year in operation, the 2008 TENNIS.com Zurich Open will host the top players from the... (Full story …)

September 18, 2008

Champion Unveils ‘It’s More Than a Show, It’s a Performance’ National Advertising and Branding Campaign Beginning with Tennis Champion Andy Roddick

New brand for the next generation contractor features Champion’s tradition of innovation and superior client service to forge a new corporate identity (Full story …)

Versus and Tennis Channel continue 2008 Davis Cup Chase With Complete U.S. Team Coverage This Weekend

Action Starts Friday as Stars Andy Roddick, Sam Querrey, and Brothers Bob and Mike Bryan begin Quest for Second Consecutive American Championship (Full story …)

September 17, 2008

USPTA Celebrates 50th Episode of 'On Court with USPTA'

-- “Creating a Successful Doubles Team” to air Sun., Sept. 21 on the Tennis Channel -- (Full story …)

September 10, 2008

US Open Men's Final to be Streamed Live on CBSSports.com and USOPEN.org

CBS Sports and CBSSports.com team up with USTA to provide free live video of first US Open Men’s Final to be played on Monday since 1987 (Full story …)

DataArt and TENNIS.com in Technology Partnership; Site Optimized for the US Open Tennis Championship

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DataArt, a high-end software outsourcing company with development centers in Eastern Europe, announced today a formal technology partnership with TENNIS.com (http://www.tennis.com), the leading tennis site on the internet, and the Official website of TENNIS Magazine. For the high... (Full story …)

August 28, 2008

USTA Launches Branded Channels on YouTube

Channels to be Devoted to Professional Tennis and Recreational Tennis. US Open Bonus Footage Available for the First Time on USTA YouTube Channel. (Full story …)

August 27, 2008

DIRECTV, USA Network and CBS Deliver a Big Serve with 2008 US Open Interactive

Service Returns This Year with Three Extra Days of Coverage from CBS; Provides Access to More Than 400 Hours Of Interactive Tournament Coverage Only On DIRECTV (Full story …)

August 18, 2008

Federer-Nadal Marathon on Tennis Channel

Tennis Channel is airing a “You’re The One” during prime time (ET) Monday-Friday, Aug. 18-22. On Monday, Aug. 18, Rafael Nadal will take over the No. 1 ranking in men’s tennis, the first time in 237 weeks since Roger Federer... (Full story …)

August 14, 2008

Tennis Channel's Destination Tennis Heads South to Atlanta in August

Calloway Gardens, Centennial Olympic Park, Georgia Tech University, Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and Little Five Points Line the Agenda (Full story …)

August 1, 2008

HEAD and Penn Launch Pages on Facebook

Phoenix, AZ – August 1, 2008 –- HEAD and Penn have launched two Facebook pages giving tennis enthusiasts the opportunity to discuss and learn about HEAD and Penn technologies and products, post videos and images and discuss all aspects of... (Full story …)

July 29, 2008

TENNIS.com to Provide Live Text Commentary for 2008 Olympic Tennis Matches Streamed Online on NBCOlympics.com

Coverage to Include Matches Not Televised (Full story …)

July 21, 2008

ADDvantage magazine receives award for publication excellence

-- The October/November 2007 issue recognized -- (Full story …)

July 16, 2008

Tennis Channel's Only At the Open to Showcase US Open Champions Sundays Leading up to 2008 Tournament

First Episode Chronicles John McEnroe Sunday, July 20, with Others on Monica Seles, Arthur Ashe, Steffi Graf and Tracy Austin (Full story …)

July 10, 2008

Tennis Channel to Carry Close to 150 Hours of Live and Same-Day Coverage of 2008 Olympus US Open Series in HD

Prime-Time Sunday Doubles Finals on Network Again this Summer, in Addition to Singles Semifinal, Quarterfinal and Early Round Play (Full story …)

Tennis Channel to Unveil Top-Five Temper Tantrums of all Time

LOS ANGELES -- Tennis Channel will countdown the top-five tennis meltdowns of all time in a new documentary special, Tennis Channel Best of 5: Temper Tantrums. The program looks at some of the most outrageous behavior, racquet smashes and over-the-top... (Full story …)

July 9, 2008

TENNIS.com Sees Surge in Online Audience for Wimbledon

New York (July 9, 2008) -- TENNIS.com today announced that Wimbledon helped draw record audiences to its site with 1.5 million unique visits during the tournament, a 57% increase in daily uniques over last year. The biggest gain was for... (Full story …)

June 19, 2008

GreenSlam Featured On Sundance Channel's 'The Green' Billie Jean King Profiled on Eco-Biz

NEW YORK, NY (June 18, 2008) -- Billie Jean King and GreenSlam are currently featured in a profile on Eco-Biz, now airing on The Sundance Channel. The Sundance Channel segment, which first aired on June 17, will air this week... (Full story …)

World TeamTennis Matches to Air on Tennis Channel and VERSUS

Regional cable networks to show additional matches (Full story …)

June 16, 2008

2008 US Open Theme Art Showcases Unique Elements of Sport, Entertainment and Pagentry

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 16, 2008 -- The USTA today unveiled the official 2008 US Open theme art. The design capitalizes on the US Open ad campaign, “It’s Showtime,” and depicts the US Open as a one-of-a-kind event located in... (Full story …)

June 4, 2008

Tennis Channel's French Open Tonight Gives Fans Insights

Federer, Sharapova, McEnroe, Navratilova Just a few of the Guests to Appear on the Nightly Recap Show During the First Week of the French Open (Full story …)

June 3, 2008

Dave Morgan Joins The Tennis Company As Chairman and Partner

Will Leverage Growth of Digital Media to Accelerate Growth of World's Biggest Tennis Content Company (Full story …)

May 28, 2008

Tennis Channel to Premier Special French Open Documentary 'A History - A Story of Roland Garros', Thursday, May 29

Network Commemorates 80th Anniversary of World’s Most Prestigious Tennis Clay Courts (Full story …)

May 22, 2008

Tennis Channel's French Open Coverage Begins Sunday, May 25th

Grand Slam Telecast Includes Nightly Prime-Time Show French Open Tonight, Same-Day Semifinal Replays (Full story …)

May 20, 2008

USTA to Host Second Annual Open Casting Call for Children to Perform the National Anthem at the 2008 US Open

Boys and Girls Age 12 and Under Invited to Audition at Radio City Music Hall on June 9 Former American Idol Top 10 Contestant Constantine Maroulis To Judge on Celebrity Panel (Full story …)

May 15, 2008

Tennis Channel-USTA-ESPN Deal

On Monday, May 12, at Manhattan’s historic 21 Club, the United States Tennis Association announced that Tennis Channel and ESPN will begin covering the US Open in 2009. From left: Ken Solomon, chairman and CEO, Tennis Channel; Arlen Kantarian, chief... (Full story …)

May 12, 2008

Tennis Channel Adds US Open to Grand Slam Lineup

Largest Annually Attended Sporting Event is Most Recent Component in Network’s Grand Slam Multimedia Alliance with ESPN, which Also will Include Olympus US Open Series Tennis Channel to Televise More than 60 Hours of Live US Open Matches, Including First-Weekend Prime Time, and Daily News and Highlights Beginning in 2009 Fourth Major Completes Network Grand Slam Circle (Full story …)

USTA, ESPN, and Tennis Channel Announce Partnership

Landmark 2009 Deal Creates Unified, Summer-Long ‘Open Season’ with Over 400 Hours of National TV Coverage on CBS, ESPN and Tennis Channel. New Partnership Includes Broadband, Mobile Streaming, Spanish Language and Digital Platforms. Six-Year Agreement Commences in 2009. (Full story …)

May 5, 2008

Tennis Channel Teams With California Giant Berry Farms to Promote Network's Inaugural Wimbledon Coverage

Co-Branded “The Sweetest Match” Partnership Uses Historic Tennis Tournament’s Strawberries and Cream Tradition, Mutual Health Benefits of Both Tennis and Strawberries to Put Products in Front of Like Consumers Promotion to Generate Unprecedented 1.25 Billion Media Impressions for Network (Full story …)

April 24, 2008

Wilson's Racquet Sports Consumer Catalog Achieves National Recognition

Wilson’s Graphic Design Team Receives Award (Full story …)

March 26, 2008

Nadal to Blog for Tennis.com During 2008 Sony Ericsson Open

NEW YORK, NY -- If you always wondered what it’s like to be Rafael Nadal during a tournament, just surf on over to TENNIS.com beginning on Thursday, March 27, as the three-time French Open champion and #2 ranked player in... (Full story …)

March 19, 2008

John McEnroe to Return to New York Sportimes for 2008 World TeamTennis Season

NEW YORK, N.Y. (March 19, 2008) -- John McEnroe will return for his 8th season with the World TeamTennis Pro League presented by Advanta when the Hall of Famer plays three road matches for the New York Sportimes this summer.... (Full story …)

March 16, 2008

Tennis Channel to Chronicle Seles' Run on Hit ABC Series Dancing With the Stars

Network to Encourage Fans to Watch French Open’s All-Time Youngest Winner Share Weekly Experiences with Viewers and Web Visitors (Full story …)

March 4, 2008

Pacific Life Open announces Fox Sports Net as new broadcast partner

National sports networks to televise more than 40 hours of coverage (Full story …)

February 25, 2008

ESPN Deportes Begins Exclusive Telecasts of the Mexican Tennis Open

Live Coverage from Acapulco, Mexico to Showcase World-Class Players (Full story …)

February 13, 2008

Prince Set for Sponsorship of Tennis Channel Open

Official Racquet, String and Ball of ATP Tour Stop Brings Players and Fans Ultimate Experiences in Vegas (Full story …)

February 12, 2008

Ferris State Professional Tennis Management and Dartfish Video Software Solutions Announce Partnership.

The Ferris State University Professional Tennis Management (PTM) program in Big Rapids, MI and Dartfish Video Software Solutions are excited to announce their recent partnership. Dartfish Video Software Solutions, the leading instructional video software on the market, utilized in many... (Full story …)

February 8, 2008

New Racquetball Tournament Software

New racquetball tournament software is offered called QuickTourney. Download a demo free of charge at www.justeware.com. It is a great tool for running small to medium size tournaments.... (Full story …)

February 4, 2008

Prince Tennis Launches Two New Online Promotions - Asks Players to Show Their On Court 'O Face'!

Prince has launched two new online Web promotions that will give players and fans the chance to win a host of free products and prizes including the Company's newest O3 performance racquets, its ground-breaking RECOIL string, even a Nintendo Wii... (Full story …)

January 30, 2008

Smash Magazine Renews Title Sponsorship of Top Junior Event

Chrysler Signs on as Presenting Sponsor of 2008 SMASH State Open Clay Court Junior Cup (Full story …)

January 17, 2008

Tennis Life UK Magazine Hits the Streets

Tampa, FL— Tennis Life Magazine continues a trajectory of strategic growth in 2008 by announcing that the first issue of Tennis Life UK has now hit newsstands, bookstores and has mailed to UK subscribers. “The first issue features our cover... (Full story …)

January 7, 2008

Martina Navratilova to Cover All Tennis Channel Grand Slams in 2008

Tennis Icon’s First Assignment to be Primary Commentator with Veteran Sportscaster Bill Macatee on Network’s Australian Open Telecast January 14-27 Tennis Channel Unveils Australian Open On-Air Team, Telecast Schedule – Including Nightly Prime-Time (Full story …)

January 2, 2008

Tennis Channel Opens New Operations Facility in Conjunction with High-Definition Launch Today

State-of-the-Art Infrastructure to Serve Network’s Original Productions, Tournament Telecasts, and Enable Future Media Platform Expansion (Full story …)

December 12, 2007

'On Court With USPTA' Receives Gold Award

— “Ask the Professor – Episode 1” is award-winning episode — (Full story …)

December 11, 2007

Tennisworks Helps Clubs and Retailers Increase Revenue

Software solutions allow managers to showcase products and services (Full story …)

November 27, 2007

Sampras-Federer Replays on Tennischannel.com

Tennis Channel is offering fans the chance to see last week’s historic showdown between Pete Sampras and Roger Federer as well as the Rafael Nadal-Richard Gasquet exhibition in Malaysia, online at www.TennisChannel.com. All matches will be FREE and posted on... (Full story …)

November 14, 2007

Play Tennis Florida Magazine Names Gendreau Ad Sales Director

JACKSONVILLE, Florida –- Play Tennis Florida magazine, official publication of USTA Florida, is proud to announce the naming of Janice Gendreau as Director of Advertising Sales. Gendreau brings a philosophy of advertising-marketing partnerships to the premier Florida tennis publication that... (Full story …)

November 8, 2007

Tennis Life Magazine and Intercollegiate Tennis Association Partners in 2008!

TAMPA, FL — Tennis Life Magazine with the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) has signed a multi-year agreement to be the official magazine of the ITA. Beginning with the January 2008 issue of Tennis Life Magazine, TLM will publish editorial in... (Full story …)

November 5, 2007

Play Tennis Florida Chosen as Official 2008 USTA Florida Magazine

Wins over Three Other National/Regional Publications (Full story …)

October 25, 2007

Henri 'Bijou' Elkins Tennis Show

The Henri “Bijou” Tennis Show was busy during the weekend of October 18-20 in Austin, Texas. Together with Master Pro Fernando Velasco, the Bijou Show was seen at the Opening Ceremonies of the Little Mo National Tournament at the Austin... (Full story …)

September 27, 2007

PGA TOUR Superstores Now Carry USPTA Instructional Tennis DVDs

Atlanta stores are first to carry USPTA DVDs. (Full story …)

September 19, 2007

Tennis Channel Appoints Brian Wild to Executive Director, On-Air Creative Susie Romano Named Executive Director, Ad Sales and Affiliate Marketing

LOS ANGELES — Tennis Channel, the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to both the professional sport and passionate lifestyle of tennis, today announced the appointments of Brian Wild to executive director, on-air creative, and Susie Romano to executive director,... (Full story …)

September 17, 2007

Racquet Sports Industry Offers New Marketing Opportunity in 2008

Racquet Sports Industry, the largest tennis trade publication in the world, will be offering a new marketing opportunity in 2008 called the “RSI.com Site Block.” The Site Block is an exclusive sponsorship of RSI Magazine’s official website, TennisIndustryMag.com, for one-month... (Full story …)

September 11, 2007

DEUCE Magazine Launches First Online Issue

ATP’s Official Publication showcases exclusive Federer, Djokovic stories (Full story …)

September 5, 2007

Tennis Channel Signs Bud Collins

Beloved Writer, Analyst, Personality and “Tennis Institution” to Provide Live-Match Commentary, Appear in Original Programming and Act as Editor in Residence Throughout Year (Full story …)

August 30, 2007

Tennis Channel Debuts on DirecTV With Beginning of US Open Today

Sports and Lifestyle Network is on DIRECTV Channel 217; HD Channel to Launch Near End of 2007 (Full story …)

HEAD N.V. reveals a new model of corporate carbon responsibility with COOL EARTH

KENNELBACH, AUSTRIA — HEAD N.V. announced today an alliance with the global environmental charity, Cool Earth. The partnership will result in a worldwide environmental program - the first of its kind for a sporting goods company. Linking capital to climate... (Full story …)

August 27, 2007

Tennis Channel Launching on DirectTV

Channel 217 will be Tennis Channel's new home when the sports and lifestyle network launches on DIRECTV Monday, Aug. 27. The channel’s position centers it perfectly for its audience, next to ESPN’s pod of channels (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN News, ESPN... (Full story …)

August 13, 2007

Wilson Racket Sports Highlights Commitment to Environmental Responsibility With New Green Initiative

CHICAGO — Wilson Racquet Sports today announced the details of their new Green Initiative, a program committed to developing and implementing environmentally responsible products and manufacturing procedures across the racquet brand’s major product categories. As the world’s leading racquet sports... (Full story …)

July 24, 2007

Boris Becker: A Powerful Experience

His name stands for top performance and the desire to win, for style and strength, for power and class — and now also for his exclusive new sports brand. With a complete range of innovative tennis racquets and an apparel... (Full story …)

July 2, 2007

Interactive Tennis Community Arrives with 30Love.net

London, England – With the support of the ATP and leading men's professional tennis players, 30Love.net (http://www.30Love.net) launches as the world's first online interactive multimedia community for tennis, this week during The Championships at Wimbledon. 30Love.net, accessible directly or via... (Full story …)

June 28, 2007

2007 US Open Theme Art Captures the Spirit of the US Open and Welcomes the World to New York

Joanne Hus First Woman to Design US Open Theme Art (Full story …)

June 19, 2007

Prince Re-Launches Website with New Look and Unmatched User Content

Tennis Fans, Insiders and Players Offered Information and Entertainment Through Fully-Loaded, Interactive Site (Full story …)

June 4, 2007

Philippoussis Will Defend Title at 2007 Campbell's Hall of Fame Tennis Championships

Philippoussis to Star in NBC’s New Reality Dating Series “Age of Love,” Premiering June 18 (9-10:00 PM, ET/PT) (Full story …)

 

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