On Court Coaching

In 2008 the WTA finally gave in to the increasing difficulty to police the words that come from the players box, and introduced on court coaching. The trouble was mainly because of the of the many languages used, with some English speaking players claiming it was unfair that a Russian player is free to have […]

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A Lesson From Johanna Konta

I had an absolute blast watching Jo march her way through to the semi final over the past two weeks, and I know you all did too! Consistent quality of strike, aggressive movement, amazing strength out wide and a cool calm focus on getting the job done, it seems like Jo has got pretty much […]

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Match Fixing

The tennis world has been rocked this week after the allegations of not only match fixing going on in the sport, but also the governing bodies covering it up. If this were to be true it would mean tennis is corrupt from the top of the sport all the way down, and like Cycling, Football […]

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Life as a Tennis Player

Life is tough as a tennis player. I have not met one player who has told me they enjoy the lifestyle of being on the road 40 weeks a year. It is lonely, tiring and relentless… but they love the game so much that they are happy to make these sacrifices to do what they […]

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