Author: Sam Blaikie

New York Open Bringing Skills Challenge to Local Clubs and Events

From Long Island Tennis Magazine, longislandtennismagazine.com Image credit: Long Island Tennis Magazine The New York Open and its ownership, GF Sports, have unveiled a new event promotional platform this summer called “The Skills Challenge.” The multi-purpose content and event platform is tennis’ version of a grassroots skills

Bryan/Sock Clinch Second Slam In A Row, Win US Open

From ATP Staff, www.ATPWORLDTOUR.com Bryan becomes all-time men's doubles Grand Slam leader Mike Bryan and Jack Sock clinched their second major championship in a row on Friday afternoon, defeating No. 7 seeds Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 6-3, 6-1 in just 74 minutes to win the US

Anderson Teams With Djokovic Past Defending Champs

From ATP Staff, www.ATPWORLDTOUR.com Four-time Rogers Cup singles champion Novak Djokovic was upset by #NextGenATP Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas on Thursday. But the Serbian got right back out on the court with his recent Wimbledon final opponent, Kevin Anderson, and beat defending champions Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas

New York Open Profiles: Noah Rubin

From New York Tennis Magazine, By Peter Mendelsohn. www.newyorktennismagazine.com When local tennis prodigy Noah Rubin discovered that the inaugural New York Open would take place at NYCB LIVE home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, he was blown away. “I came to Islanders games my whole

Anderson Incredibly Proud, Looks To Future

From ATP Staff, www.ATPWORLDTOUR.com Wimbledon finalist to break into the world's Top 5 for the first time Kevin Anderson was left disappointed on Sunday, but was also immensely proud for reaching his second Grand Slam championship final. The 32-year-old lost to Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final,