1. Enceladus

    2020 Indian Wells - ATP Masters 1000 Thread

    Defending champion: Dominic Thiem Former IW champions, who will participating in the 2020 edition: Novak Djokovic (2008, 2011, 2014-16), Rafael Nadal (2007, 2009, 2013) Official website: Wiki-link...
  2. WilPro

    What's the deal about RPM Blast and ALU Power?

    I seen RPM Blast and ALU Power are the most used strings in the professional circuit. I heard people claiming there is nothing special about them just marketing. Other claim they are the best strings. How come they are the most used string to date in the professional tour? Or am I wrong? Is...
  3. WilPro

    Dunlop ATP vs Wilson US Open heavy duty

    I have two options buyin' new balls. What I am mostly interested is the bounce, consistency and durability, in this order. Thank you!
  4. WilPro

    Maximum racquet weight allowed on tour

    I was wondering if there is a maximum weight allowed on tour as there is a maximum racquet length allowed on tour (29 inch). I just want to know if maximum weight is regulated by some one on the WTA, ATP or ITF tour. Thanks.
  5. muph

    Please help me with my forehand, friends

    Back in the early 90s I was taught a very rigid SW/W double-bend forehand with a stiff wrist/arm. Didn't play at all for like 15 years then 3 years ago I saw a video of a Fed forehand and decided on spot I was gonna learn how to play this Eastern grip modern ATP straight-arm forehand. It was...
  6. A

    Governing structure

    I'm trying to find a good overview of the structure of the governing bodies of tennis and how they may shape the future of the sport, detailed information and analysis welcome too. I vaguely remember someone, maybe Stephanie Myles or MattRacquet, retweeting an article around maybe the middle of...
  7. Enceladus

    Tennis players' comments on the coming of the New Year 2020

    Happy New Year 2020! :) Posts and photos of tennis players from social networks, concerning the arrival of the New Year 1st part:
  8. P

    Diriyah Tennis Cup Haven't seen much talk here about this Cup! Starts today The draw is out as well. Some big names participating Fabio Fognini v John Isner Gael Monfils v Stan Wawrinka Daniil Medvedev v Jan-Lennard Struff David...
  9. Enceladus

    The new ATP chairman will be Andrea Gaudenzi Former Italian tennis player Andrea Gaudenzi will take over ATP leadership in January next year, when the mandate of outgoing chairman Chris Kermode will expire. World number one and ATP Player Council president Novak...
  10. Enceladus

    Rod Laver - Nick Kyrgios should be suspended

    Laver provided interviewed for Australia's journals Sydney Morning Herald and The Age during US Open 2019. "Whatever they have done hasn't worked so far, so maybe a suspension is the only answer," Laver told The Sydney Morning Herald on Wednesday. "I'm not sure he's learned anything from any...
  11. Enceladus

    Poll: Ban for Kyrgios at Laver Cup - yes or no?

    Should Kyrgios be excluded from the World selection for the controversies, which he has triggered this year (marking the ATP as a corrupt organization, the incident from a match against Khachanov, etc.)? Or should he play, because the chances of a World selection without him would be almost...
  12. S

    Check out new preview Nikoloz Basilashvili vs Alexander Zverev!

    The first semi-final of an ATP 500 tournament at Hamburg, Germany (clay). Two of the higher-ranked players for this tournament will face off against each other here. To have more insights on this ATP Nikoloz Basilashvili vs Alexander Zverev match please check out the preview below. Nikoloz...
  13. NaBUru38

    ATP July 15-21: Umag, Båstad, Newport

    ATP 250 Umag (clay): Fabio Fognini, Borna Ćorić, Laslo Djere, Dušan Lajović, Marco Cecchinato, Filip Krajinović, Martin Kližan, Leonardo Mayer, Andrey Rublev, Robin Haase, Pablo Andújar, Corentin Moutet. ATP 250 Båstad (clay): Fernando Verdasco, Cristian Garín, Pablo Cuevas, Richard Gasquet...
  14. HetTheGreaterer

    Android smartphone/tv box/bluestacks users, check in here

    The best available stream is waiting for you. And it's official as well. The sonyliv is the most trustworthy stream, as it has no annoying pop up ads and all. All you need to do is to install the apk file I give to you. Then turn on the vpn Change server to India *TURN OFF LOCATION/GPS...
  15. Grapplesnake USA Official

    Introducing Grapplesnake USA!!!

    Hello, TT friends! We are happy to let you know that Grapplesnake Strings are now available in the United States. We are a German string manufacturer, and have been around in Europe for about two years. Before developing tennis strings, we focused our attention in the rope industry for sports...
  16. Znak

    Road to 2019 Season Series

    Not sure if anyone else posted this, but ATP Tour put on a great series of several players in their offseason. Check them out, it's pretty rad stuff. Felix seems like such a good kid Felix Denis Kei Kevin
  17. Znak

    I can't believe I watched the whole thing

    (on 2x speed) is my clickbait title ;)... Video of men's top 10 rankings every day from 1990 to 2018. For me it was crazy to see how long Agassi lingered and then how dominant Fed and Djoko became respectively during their peak.
  18. Zardoz7/12

    Atp Tennis| 50 Amazing Points of The Year 2018

  19. Enceladus

    Who gains his first ATP title in 2019?

    Shapovalov, de Minaur, Chung, Auger-Aliassime or someone else? Who gains their first ATP title next year and who doesn't? Discuss and predict. Footnote - Chung's title from of 2017 Next Gen ATP Finals is not rated as ATP title. List of tennis players who have won their first ATP singles title...
  20. D

    Predict Coach of the Year for 2019

    COTY in the past few years - Toni Nadal Lendl Becker Magnus Norman Ljubicic Vajda Who will it be in 2019?
  21. M

    A. Zverev strongest ATP player according to.. A. Zverev

    Everyone not saying Rafa or Tsonga is crazy imo. If we're talking about physically strongest. Also Gulbis? What? Is he even muscular at all? @Hitman 's opinion is relevant
  22. HetTheGreaterer

    Which movie series can be titled to top tennis players??

    I will take "The mummy" for djokovic And "Thor" for del potro. Your picks???
  23. HetTheGreaterer

    Make roofs everywhere

    This climate change is making a vast impact on tennis matches...... See this cincinati masters, its washed up at a high extent..... Retractable Roof should be compulsory for every Grandslam, ATP masters 1000, ATP500, ATP250 on atleast 2-3 courts for GS/M1000 and 1-2 on 500 and atleast 1 on...
  24. Backspin1183

    Nadal's 900th win

    His victory over Marterer was his 900th career win. "I don't feel old. But I am 32, and I have been here since 2003, so it's a long way, a lot of years," he said. "I started very young. That's a real thing. But, no, I feel happy to be here. Being honest, I am enjoying the day by day on the...
  25. Simon_the_furry

    List of all active players with two-handed forehands.

    Since I created a thread of all the active WTA players with one-handed backhands, I decided to create a thread for players with two-handed forehands as well. Let's keep tennis diverse! Root for the unusual, because it's the only thing stopping us from descending into homogeneity. So far I have...
  26. N

    What if ATP/ITF/WTA banned poly strings and 100+ sq in racquets?

    ....And standardized balls for clay, grass and hard courts? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Background: Over the years, there’s been a lot of discussion here regarding the direction of changes on the tennis tour. Typically they fall into these broad categories...
  27. HetTheGreaterer

    Time to move masters finals back to BO5.....

    Yes you heard it here. And this is not because of fed's loss against del, but due to the reduction in quality of masters' final matches and more upsets. Just see the reduced quality in masters finals and uncertaninities there.... Sascha and Dimi winning 3 M1000 combined was the proof of it Also...
  28. S

    2018 Miami Open

    The tournament will begin on March 19th, and end on April 1st. Draw: ****IF A MOD SEES THIS, PLEASE DELETE THIEM FROM THE POLL AND REPLACE HIM WITH DIMITROV ~~ THANKS!**** Who will win this one? Will Fed redeem himself for his IW loss or will someone new surprise us this time around...
  29. 5point5

    Perfect Forehands

    Check out these perfect forehands - no tips or instructions needed.
  30. Simon_the_furry

    B-ball: ATP pros vs the top HS basketball players in the USA. Who do you pick to represent the ATP?

    Assuming the top Division 2 prospect high school basketball players in the USA were to face a team of current ATP tennis pros, who would you pick to represent the ATP, and what position would they play? Also, would the ATP pros stand a chance? Discuss. My picks would look like this. Reilly...