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Entries in tennis (128)


Big Summer of Tennis for Isner

John Isner played Davis Cup in Oregon last week, but his big summer of tennis on the ATP Tour officially strted on Wednesday.

The top seed breezed into the third round of the ATP Washington Open on Wednesday.

Isner, coming off heartbreaking Wimbledon and Davis Cup defeats, fired 14 aces and dropped only three points on his first serve in a 6-3, 6-4 romp over Australian qualifier James Duckworth.

Isner has Canada, Atlanta and Cincinnati upcoming on his schedule before the U.S. Open.


BB&T Atlanta Open Courts Going Up

Rising out of the parking lots are the Stadium and Granstand courts for the 2016 BB&T Atlanta Open at Atlantic Station.


One Love Tennis Open Coming in September

I'll be working another USTA Pro Circuit event this fall.

The One Love Tennis Open will be a 50K women's event and be held in Peachtree Corners, GA at Life Time.

They are looking for partners, sponsors and volunteers.


BB&T Atlanta Open Wimbledon Viewing Party at Avalon

The first of two Wimbledon Viewing parties was held on Thursday at Avalon in Alpharetta.

There were starawberries & cream, a huge video screen, BB&T Atlanta Open giveaways and mini tennis.

What more could you ask for? There will be another Wimbledon Watch event on July 7, back at Avalon from 10 am -3pm.


BB&T Atlanta Open Media Day

Tuesday, June 21, was the annual BB&T Atlanta Open Media Day at AtlanticStation.

Dozens of media and other dignitaries came out for the unveiling of the player field, to see the new practice courts and to hear from tournament officials.