Charlie Rose sat down with Maria Sharapova, five-time Grand Slam tennis champion and one of the world’s highest profile athletes. In January, Maria Sharapova tested positive for meldonium, a heart medication recently banned by regulators, and was suspended from competition for two years. Today, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced it has reduced […]
ITF wants to change Fed Cup and Davis Cup format
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) wants to change the format of the Federation Cup (Fed Cup) and the Davis Cup. One of the changes is they want is that the finals are to be held in a predetermined place. The ITF are thinking to set up a similar system that is used in European Football […]
sony develops smart tennis sensor to improve your game
With the Sony Smart Tennis Sensor, players are able to keep track of various shots such as top spin forehand, slice forehand, topspin backhand and many more.
itf: zahlavova strycova suspended for 6 months for doping violation
The ITF announced today that Czech player Barbora Zahlavova Strycova commited a doping violation after testing positive for the stimulant sibutramine.
save a tree: fed cup and davis cup media guides go digital
The ITF launched digital editions of its 2013 Davis Cup and Fed Cup media guides. The guides will be updated after each round of the competition.