The Rise of Konta

The Rise of Konta In the last 18 months, Australian born yet proudly British, Johanna Konta was ranked 150 WTA. This week Konta has made her way into the top 10 WTA; only the 4th British women ever to do so alongside Virginia Wade, Sue Barker and Jo Durie. We have...
The Tennis Lifestyle

The Tennis Lifestyle

The Tennis Lifestyle What is a lifestyle? In my eyes, a lifestyle is a way that one lives their life as a result of certain activities occurring on a regular basis during this point in their lives. When we hear the term lifestyle, we could think of a millionaire...

Sharapova’s return

Sharapova’s return In a flash, her career was over, Next in line was Sharapova, WTA said a champion could come back Naturally, she was over the moon, Many argue it’s a few days too soon Watch out – Maria’s on the attack January 26th 2016 was a sad day for tennis when...

Personal Player Habits

Personal Player Habits In this article, I will be discussing habits that top tennis players have both on-court playing matches and off-court. Importantly, in tennis, we are generating these habits in an attempt to consistently find a central point of reason, no matter...
The three D’s!

The three D’s!

The three D’s! No, it’s probably not what you are thinking, the three D’s are not part of the 5 D’s of DodgeBall – ‘dodge, duck, dip dive and dodge’ the legendary words that Patches O’Houlihan once remarked in the film ‘DodgeBall – A true Underdog Story’....

Super Coaches

Super Coaches Super-coaches or advisors have become a more prominent figure in todays’ high-level game. We have witnessed the likes of Ivan Lendl supervise Murray, Becker supervise Djokovic and Edberg supervise Federer. Let us have a look at the role of these former...