Analytics

Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquility. – Billie Jean King

Ahead of the 2019 final, look back on Roger & Novak’s past Wimbledon clashes

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have combined to win 12 Wimbledon titles over the past 16 years. On Sunday, the two champions will meet again on Centre Court with another title on the line. This will mark just the fourth FedEx Head2Head meeting between the...

At 38, Roger Federer Is Still Fastest Out Of The Blocks

Infosys ATP Beyond The Numbers shows how the five-time US Open champion starts better than anyone on serve If Roger Federer were a sprinter, he would be the fastest to get out of the blocks. An Infosys ATP Beyond The Numbers analysis of...

PODCAST: The Tennis Brain: Strategy, Analytics, Mental Game

Brought you by Tennis Signal: Hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly investigate tennis brain and the strategy, analytics, and neuroscience that make it work alongside tennis strategy analyst Craig O’Shannessy, sport psychologist Leslie Sherlin, and professional tennis coach Sarah...

How the Laver Cup could shape the future of the ATP Tour

Roger Federer never really intended to turn tennis on its ear when he conceived the Laver Cup. But in its three short years of existence, the event has overflowed its mandate to serve as a "weekend festival" (Federer's words) linking...
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WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen | Real-time data from SAP’s Tennis Analytics is changing the...

TORONTO, Canada - Former Australian No.1 Nicole Pratt, former coach to Casey Dellacqua and current coach to WTA Rising Star Daria Gavrilova, has been relying on analytics for years. For the past three years she has been using her own system to track...
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Tennis lessons learned from four grand slam champions (Part 1)

This presentation highlights the special attributes of Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Michael Chang, and Jim Courier and discusses their individual approaches to tennis. Several tennis drills are also demonstrated in order to provide a glimpse of the training routines...

Can Federer or Nadal stop Djokovic at Indian Wells?

It sounds like the title of a ripsnorting Western movie: Last Stand at Indian Wells. But the scene will be the BNP Paribas Open (ESPN3, ESPNEWS, ESPN2), which begins this week in Indian Wells, California. And the principals in this show...

Venus Williams leads sleeper title contenders at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- We know, we know. It's only Monday. And anyone who's been paying attention knows the favorites are still the favorites: Roger Federer has won this tournament four times, most recently in 2017; Novak Djokovic has won three straight Grand...

How To Analyze A Tennis Match by Tennis Signal

Match analysis is crucial for the improvement of a tennis player. Any competitive match is the final test of how good the player is in the technical, tactical, mental and physical aspects of the game. Too many times I've seen coaches...