Category: Tennis

Serena Williams Will Skip Madrid Open Next Week

Photo Serena Williams during the Miami Open in March. She has not played a tour match since the tournament. Credit Matthew Stockman/Getty Images Serena Williams withdrew from the Madrid Open on Thursday, telling tournament organizers that she needed more time to train to be fit for the rest of the European clay-court season. Williams, a…

Serving Up the Past and the Future at Orange Lawn

Schonbraun said the club has been in negotiations with the United States Tennis Association for a father-son grass-court doubles tournament here, and there is hope of adding a national amateur grass-court tournament soon. Other ideas include a masters tournament with big-name former players, like John McEnroe, Jim Courier and Pat Cash, as well as a…