Berrettini, Jabeur, Humbert & Samsonova victorious in Wimbledon preparations

It has been a wonderful week of tennis on the grass courts across Europe as preparations for Wimbledon are a bit shorter and for some have been very good. In Berlin, Halle, Birmingham and London we have seen some of the biggest names in sport this last week, rising stars, home favourites and some surprises... Continue Reading →

WTA Birmingham: will downgrade still attract the best? Prize money has been cut by 73% but ticket prices for 2020 remain the same…

When it comes to planning the tennis I will go to year on year WTA Birmingham is the first choice for me. Having a international tennis tournament on the doorstep (40 minute train journey) is fantastic but this year there will be a lot of changes. It was announced last year that event in Birmingham... Continue Reading →

Ash Barty, World number one!

We have a new world number one. Hard work, determination and of course winning have contributed to the incredible achievement by Ash becoming the first Australian woman to be number one since Goolagong 43 years ago. It was one of those possibilities coming into Birmingham which continued to gain momentum as the week went on... Continue Reading →

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