| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:31 PM
NEW HAVEN – Andy Roddick and James Blake competed for years against each other, and with each other on the winning 2007 Davis Cup team.
They were rivals, although Roddick won more than Blake did, but they were also friends.
The two will face...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Site: Tennis Center at Yale, 45 Yale Ave, New Haven
2013 singles champion: Simona Halep
Prize money: $690,000
Tickets: ctopen.org, 1-855-464-8366.
Schedule Thursday: Quarterfinals, 1 p.m., ESPN2, and 7 p.m., Tennis Channel
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:36 AM
NEW HAVEN — They were not afraid to whiz some vicious shots at each other's head. Yes, it was much more dangerous off the court Wednesday than on it for James Blake and Jim Courier at the Connecticut Tennis Center.
"Wow, that is a horrendous...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:21 PM
NEW HAVEN – Jim Courier and James Blake squared off Wednesday afternoon in a press conference before the two retired players hit the court for a Legends exhibition match at night at the Connecticut Open.
Blake poked fun at Courier’s tennis...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:12 PM
For nearly 30 years, the star-studded, two-week tennis tournament held on Key Biscayne every March was referred to as the Winter Wimbledon or fifth Grand Slam, one of the crown jewels of elite pro tennis.
The problem was nobody knew its name.
| Aug 14, 2014
| 11:27 AM
NEW HAVEN -- Each year, chaos ensues in the final days before Connecticut's professional tennis tournament is unveiled.
There are signage and advertising details to complete, site preparation and landscaping issues that require attention, ticket...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The World Team Tennis regular season runs from July 6-23, with the semifinals July 24 and the championship match July 27.
The Mid-Atlantic Section's own Washington Kastles have been the league's dominant team, and there are three pros who played...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:18 AM
When it comes to capturing that particular South Florida brand of “culture” –– a paella of high art and low, music and film, fashion and skin, food and drinks, all unlimited by ethnicity, age and geography (unless traffic is really...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:01 PM
For nine years, they were known as the Newport Beach Breakers. For the past two years, they were the Orange County Breakers.
Now, they've just made a break for it.
World Team Tennis' Orange County franchise has been sold to Canadian entrepreneur Lorne...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Tickets are on sale now for a charity tennis event featuring Andy Roddick, Venus Williams, Billie Jean King and Elton John at Walt Disney World.
Mylan WTT Smash Hits, which has raised more than $11.5 million for the Elton John AIDS Foundation and...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 11:13 AM
In just three years, Brent Westergren has worked his way up the tennis ranks in the DuPage Valley Conference. This season, the Wheaton North senior aims to be one of the top three players in the conference and have a chance at the sectional and state...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Maria Sharapova didn't take long in hiring a new coach, announcing on Saturday that Jimmy Connors will replace Thomas Hogstedt, who oversaw her training for the last three years and helped her return to the No. 1 ranking in women's tennis.