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...]

Tipsarevic Pulls Pin and Sends Almagro Through to First Australian Open Quarterfinal

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 20, 2013) Tenth seed Nicolas Almagro has progressed through to his first Australian Open quarterfinal after Janko Tipsarevic retired injured down a set and 2-5 in the second set.   The Serbian looked frustrated and … [Read more...]

Players React to Lance Armstrong in Notes and Quotes

Players at the Australian Open were asked about Lance Amstrong in the January 18, 2013 news conferences.   Q.  There was a lot of talk today about the Lance Armstrong interview.  Did you catch any of it? MARIA SHARAPOVA:  I saw a little bit of … [Read more...]

Marathon Man Tipsarevic Through to First Australian Open Round of 16

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 18, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Janko Tipsarevic has won through to the fourth round of the Australian Open for the first time in nine appearances after defeating Julien Benneteau in a gripping five set encounter on … [Read more...]

Tipsarevic Grinds Down Veteran Hewitt to Progress at Australian Open

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 14, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK,  Australia - Eighth seed Janko Tipsarevic ground out victory in just over three hours against former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt in a thrilling three set encounter on Rod Laver Arena in Monday's … [Read more...]

Venus Williams, Sharapova, Tipsarevic and Others in Notes and Quotes From Down Under – Day One

(January 14, 2013) A look at some the questions and answers from day one of the 2013 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne.  Maria Sharapova Q.  You have now gotten a double bagel win at every slam.  It completes your double bagel slam or … [Read more...]

Tennis Players and Chefs Serve Up a Feast for Charity at Taste of Tennis

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 10, 2013) MELBOURNE, Australia - A service game of a different kind was on the menu for the tennis stars who attended the 4th Annual Melbourne Swisse Taste of Tennis event held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel on Thursday … [Read more...]

New Season, New Goals

By Abigail Hinto (December 26, 2012) ABU DHABI - Six of the top eleven players in the world,  are gathered in Abu Dhabi to start their season at the Mubadala World Tennis Championships (MWTC). Three of the players, namely Janko Tipsarevic, Tomas … [Read more...]

Clash of the Continents to Feature Tipsarevic, Fish, Nishikori and Monaco

(November 8, 2012) The Clash of Continents  will take place at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on November 24th and 25th featuring four tennis stars representing the continents of Asia, Europe, North America and South America.   Participating … [Read more...]

Ferrer Fights Past Tipsarevic to reach US Open Semis

FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY – David Ferrer went the distance to stop Janko Tipsarevic 6-3, 6-7 (5), 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4) in 4 hours, 31 minutes on Thursday to reach the US Open semifinals for the second time in his career. The Spaniard Ferrer came back from … [Read more...]