The Coach’s Blog

Information, Education, and a bit of Tennis Fun

Scoring Formats of Modern Tennis

Tennis scoring is one of the most brilliant inventions in modern sport. There aren’t too many sports out there where winning more points can still mean losing a match. While not overly common, such an anomaly happens more than one

Recording Doubles Stats in Tennis
Recording stats for a doubles match - by team or individual?

When I was a tennis junior way back when, singles and doubles carried the same importance. In the decades leading up to the 90s, some would argue that there was a greater emphasis on doubles than singles.

Whether we like it or not, times have changed. Doubles isn’t televised

Tennis Stats for Coaches

It’s my number one frustration as a Tennis Coach. You can’t get to your players’ weekend matches or to a tournament in which they’re playing. Even if you can, you may not be