Nike Air Courtballistec 2.3 “Neon Nadal”

Nike release a new colorway of the Nike Air Courtballistec 2.3, carrying the nickname “Neon Nadal”. “Officially listed as Hot Lime/Black-Nano Grey-Black, the shoe takes on a bright fluorescent green style covering the full body of the shoe. Also pairing up with the release is a separate White/Black-Hot Lime-Nano Grey colorway which resembles the original […]

Wimbledon Trivia

– Dark green and purple are the traditional Wimbledon colours, but from 2006 the officials, ball boys and girls were outfitted in new navy blue and cream uniforms designed by Ralph Lauren. – “Middle Sunday” is traditionally a rest day. However, rain has forced play on Middle Sunday three times in Wimbledon history: 1991, 1997 […]

What’s wrong with British tennis?

With its Davis Cup team embarassing defeat against Lithuania in March, british tennis has reached a new low. This loss – which costed captain John Lloyd his job – was Britain’s fifth in a row and they have now to face … Turkey(!) to avoid dropping into the lowest tier of the competition. This Davis […]

London calling

Unless some kind and generous sponsor offer me tickets and hotel, I won’t be able to go to London to cover Wimbledon. So, if you happen to attend Wimbledon, please send me an email to share your story at contact @ tennis-buzz.com. You can also add you photos to our Flickr Tennis Buzz pool.

Fred Perry “Tell Us Your Story” Campaign

Fred Perry’s more than 100 year legacy as a tennis player and brand has more than cemented itself as one of Britain’s most iconic labels. Through its history, Fred Perry’s Laurel logo has been seen on the polo shirts of many subcultures in the past 50 odd years. The “Tell Us Your Story” campaign is […]

Lacoste Stealth “Steel Racquet” Collection

As part of the Stealth capsule collection, Lacoste will be releasing a new collection titled Steel Racquets. The story of the “Steel Raquet” goes back to 1963 when Rene Lacoste developed the world’s first steel tennis racquet. This tennis racquet then went on to earn court time with tennis greats such as Jimmy Connors, Billie […]