Serena Williams to Host BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis

NEW YORK, NY – July 10, 2013 – AYS has announced that No. 1 Serena Williams will host the 14th Annual BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis.  This unique event  and takes place on Thursday, August 22nd at the W New York.  BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis is AYS’ … [Read more...]

World Team Tennis Champion Kastles Meet President Obama at White House

  NEW YORK, N.Y. (July 9, 2013) -  The Washington Kastles were recognized for their 2012 Mylan World TeamTennis Championship season by President Obama during a private meeting in the Oval Office prior to the Kastles' home opener on Monday, July … [Read more...]

ESPN Films’ Nine for IX Series to Air First Film Venus Vs. on July 2

Documentary film chronicles the ground-breaking efforts of Venus Williams in the fair pay struggle in the world of women’s tennis    ESPN Films and espnW will premiere the documentary Venus Vs., directed by Ava DuVernay, as the first film in the … [Read more...]

WTA Legends to be Honored at 40th Anniversary Celebration

LONDON, UK – The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) today announced it will celebrate four decades of growth and achievement with a special gathering of WTA World No.1s at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in London on Sunday, June 30.   Former … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Plays Ping Pong at London Heathrow Airport

  (June 18, 2013) After hopping off a flight from JFK to London Heathrow for Wimbledon, passengers were greeted by the tennis champ who challenged a few aspiring athletes to a Wimbledon warm-up ping pong match at the gate. Serena Williams, … [Read more...]

Jeanne Moutoussamy Ashe is Among the Honorees at Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program Gala

  New York, N.Y., May 28, 2013– The Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program (HJTEP) is set to celebrate its 41 years of service and dedication to its program participants on June 17 and 18. HJTEP’s year-long commemoration will begin on … [Read more...]

International Premier Tennis League Launched

Paris, France (May 24th, 2013) – Mahesh Bhupathi, Boris Becker and Justin Gimelstob announced the launch of the IPTL - International Premier Tennis League on Friday. The IPTL  is a city/country based franchise led league involving not only the … [Read more...]

Juan Martin Del Potro Meets Pope Francis

(May 15, 2013) Juan Martin Del Potro met fellow Argentine, Pope Francis at a Wednesday service in the Vatican City. The new Pope, his Holiness Pope Francis, formerly Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, is the first Pope to come from South America. "It … [Read more...]

Tennis Channel Celebrates 10 Years with Yearbook-Inspired Special

LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2013 - As Tennis Channel celebrates its first 10 years this year, it will look back on a decade of memories and game changers with Tennis Channel Yearbook, an hour-long retrospective of the network's history that premieres … [Read more...]

“World Tennis TV” with Harry Cicma Returns for Fifth Season

(May 1, 2013) NEW YORK, N.Y. – “World Tennis” with Harry Cicma will return for a fifth season nationally on New England Sports Network (NESN & NESN National) with 18 high definition shows this Spring and Summer beginning May 31. Each episode will … [Read more...]