The International Tennis Hall of Fame followed up their announcement of Andre Agassi joining the Hall in 2011 by adding another name to the list: Peachy Kellmeyer. “Peachy,” whose real name is Fern Lee, was the first employee and director of the WTA way back in 1973 and still serves the organization today as Operations Executive Consultant. […]
Archives for January 2011
As the Australian Open launches into its final weekend, David Thorpe joins us for a TSF podcast, our first of the 2011 season. We catch up with David on his thoughts of Justine Henin‘s re-retirment, the future of Li Na (and the domination of Chinese tennis?!), AO scheduling for the men and our favorite moment […]
Illustration by Troy Venechanos.
Remember those ridiculous Oreo ads that Venus – along with other athletes – are apart of? Well looks like they get picked up to go to the studio in this ride, Nutrition Facts and all. And the glove box is stuffed… with Double Stufed Oreos. (photo by janae jones)
Benjamin Snyder contributes to Fortune.com and writes for his blog, TenaciouslyTennis.com. He serves as an editor for Goucher [Md.] College’s newspaper, The Quindecim, and plays for the college’s varsity tennis team. Benjamin swears that he is distantly related to WTA veteran Patty Schnyder. Today he pens a letter to Justine Henin. From the tennis establishment. […]