Tennis great Frank Sedgman proud of family's stance on equality – The Age

Tennis great Frank Sedgman proud of family's stance on equality – The Age

It’s personal for Sedgman. One of his grandsons, Brent Greene, is gay. They are part of a famous sporting family: Sedgman’s son-in-law is Russell Greene, a decorated former Australian Rules footballer and part of a triple-premiership dynasty with Hawthorn. Another grandson, Brent’s brother Steven, also played for the Hawks. “I don’t like talking about differences […]

Tsitsipas Floored By Raonic Serving Australian Open 2020 – ATP Tour

Tsitsipas Floored By Raonic Serving Australian Open 2020 – ATP Tour

As a freewheeling shot maker accustomed to dictating play, Stefanos Tsitsipas found himself in foreign territory Friday night against Milos Raonic in the third round of the Australian Open. The reigning Nitto ATP Finals champion had no answer to Raonic’s massive first serve and runaround forehands as he crashed to a straight-sets defeat after failing […]

Australian Open 2020: How racket design made tennis faster – Fast Company

Australian Open 2020: How racket design made tennis faster – Fast Company

The start of the Australian Open, the first tennis grand slam of the year, signals detailed discussions of metrics such as points won, serve speeds, and shot placement. While many of these performance metrics can, of course, be attributed to the player, we should also consider the important role played by the racket. Tennis is […]

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