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The All India Tennis Association (AITA) (अखिल भारतीय टेनिस संघ), is the governing body of tennis in India.
Amir Weintraub (Hebrew: אמיר ויינטרוב; born September 16, 1986) is an Israeli professional tennis player.
Antwerp (Antwerpen, Anvers) is a city in Belgium, and is the capital of Antwerp province in Flanders.
The Asian Tennis Federation (ATF) is a non-profit organization affiliated with the International Tennis Federation.
The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) was formed in September 1972 by Donald Dell, Bob Briner, Jack Kramer, and Cliff Drysdale to protect the interests of male professional tennis players.
The ATP Challenger Tour, known until the end of 2008 as the ATP Challenger Series, is a series of international men's professional tennis tournaments.
The ATP Rankings are the objective merit-based method used by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) for determining the qualification for entry as well as the seeding of players in all singles and doubles tournaments.
The Australian Open is a tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January in Melbourne, Australia.
Barons Court is a London Underground station in West Kensington of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, Greater London.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
For the sport called "beach paddleball", see Matkot.
The (BnF, English: National Library of France) is the national library of France, located in Paris.
The Botswana Tennis Association (BoTA) is the national governing body for the sport of tennis in Botswana.
Central American & Caribbean Tennis Confederation (Confederation de Tenis de Centroamerica Caribe (COTECC)) is a continental governing body of tennis in Central America and the Caribbean.
Chile Tennis Federation (Federación de Tenis de Chile) is the national governing body of a tennis in Chile.
Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) (Confédération Africaine de tennis) is the continental governing body of tennis in Africa.
David Haggerty is an American tennis administrator who was elected President of the International Tennis Federation in September 2015.
The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis.
A demonstration sport is a sport which is played to promote it, most commonly during the Olympic Games, but also at other sporting events.
Charles Duane Williams (August 11, 1860 – April 15, 1912) was an American lawyer who was fundamental in founding the International Tennis Federation.
Dwight Filley Davis, Sr. (July 5, 1879 – November 28, 1945) was an American tennis player and politician.
The Egyptian Tennis Federation (الاتحاد المصري للتنس, ETF) is an organisation set up in 1920 that takes charge of the organisation, co-ordination and promotion of tennis in Egypt.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Fed Cup is the premier international team competition in women's tennis, launched in 1963 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
Francesco Ricci Bitti (born 15 January 1942 in Faenza) is an Italian sports administrator who was the President of the International Tennis Federation from 1999 to 2015.
The French Open (Championnats Internationaux de France de Tennis), officially called Roland-Garros, is a major tennis tournament held over two weeks between late May and early June at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France.
The French Tennis Federation (Fédération Française de Tennis, FFT) is the governing body for tennis in France.
The Grand Slam tournaments, also called majors, are the four most important annual tennis events.
A grass court is one of the four different types of tennis court on which the sport of tennis, originally known as "lawn tennis", is played.
The game that most people call 'tennis' is the direct descendant of what is now known as real tennis or royal tennis (which continues to be played today as a separate sport with more complex rules).
The Hopman Cup is an annual international eight-team indoor hardcourt tennis tournament held in Perth, Western Australia in early January (sometimes commencing in late December) each year, which plays mixed-gender teams on a country-by-country basis.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.
Ismail El-Shafei (إسماعيل الشافعي) (born 15 November 1947) is a former men's professional tennis player and President of the Egyptian Tennis Federation.
The Israel Tennis Association (the "ITA"; Hebrew: איגוד הטניס בישראל), founded in 1950, is the national governing body for the sport of tennis in Israel.
The ITF Beach Tennis Tour (ITF BTT) is a beach tennis contest organized by the International Tennis Federation.
The ITF Junior Circuit is the premier level for worldwide competition among under-18 junior tennis players.
The ITF Men's Circuit is a series of professional tennis tournaments held around the world that are organized by the International Tennis Federation.
The ITF Wheelchair Tennis Tour (Currently sponsored as the Uniqlo Wheelchair Tennis Tour and abbreviated to the Uniqlo Tour) is a tennis tour for disabled men and women.
The ITF Women's Circuit is a series of professional tennis tournaments run by the International Tennis Federation for female professional tennis players.
Jennifer Maria Capriati (born March 29, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player.
Katrina Adams (born August 5, 1968) is a former professional American tennis player from Chicago.
Kazakhstan Tennis Federation (KTF) (Қазақстан теннис федерациясы) is the governing body for professional and amateur tennis in Kazakhstan.
The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) is the national governing body of tennis in Great Britain, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.
Le Figaro is a French daily morning newspaper founded in 1826 and published in Paris.
Lindsay Ann Davenport Leach (born June 8, 1976) is an American former professional tennis player.
This is a list of international sports federations, each of which serves as a non-governmental governing body for a given sport and administers its sport at a world level, most often crafting rules, promoting the sport to prospective spectators and fans, developing prospective players, and organizing world or continental championships.
This is a list of the national tennis associations in the world.
Live Science is a science news website run by Purch, which it purchased from Imaginova in 2009.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Malek Jaziri (Mālik al-Jazīrī; born January 20, 1984) is a professional Tunisian tennis player.
Mark Raymond Woodforde, OAM (born 23 September 1965) is a former professional tennis player from Australia.
Mary Pierce (born 15 January 1975) is a retired tennis professional who played on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour.
Oceania Tennis Federation (OTF) is the regional governing body of tennis in Oceania. It was formed as a regional association of International Tennis Federation in 1993 with seven member nations to foster the development of tennis in the Oceania region specially main focus on small island nations (territories/dependencies) and Papua New Guinea as the structure of tennis in both Australia and New Zealand was already well developed. The organisation started with seven members now have twenty one countries in its member's list.
Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) is the governing body of tennis in Pakistan.
The Queen's Club is a private sporting club in West Kensington, London, England.
Roehampton is a suburban district in southwest London, forming the western end of the London Borough of Wandsworth.
A round-robin tournament (or all-play-all tournament) is a competition in which each contestant meets all other contestants in turn.
Russian Tennis Federation (Федерация тенниса России) is a national governing body of tennis in Russia.
A satellite tournament is either a minor tournament or event on a competitive sporting tour or one of a group of such tournaments that form a series played in the same country or region.
A single-elimination, knockout, or sudden death tournament is a type of elimination tournament where the loser of each match-up is immediately eliminated from the tournament.
South America Tennis Confederation (Confederacion Sudamericana de Tenis or COSAT) (Confederação Sul Americana de Tênis) is a private non-profit organization, affiliated with International Tennis Federation.
A sports governing body is a sports organization that has a regulatory or sanctioning function.
The Summer Olympic Games (Jeux olympiques d'été) or the Games of the Olympiad, first held in 1896, is an international multi-sport event that is hosted by a different city every four years.
The Summer Paralympic Games or the Games of the Paralympiad, are an international multi-sport event where athletes with physical disabilities compete.
Swiss Tennis is the governing body of tennis in Switzerland.
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).
Tennis was part of the Summer Olympic Games program from the inaugural 1896 Summer Olympics, but was dropped after the 1924 Summer Olympics due to disputes between the International Lawn Tennis Federation and the International Olympic Committee over allowing amateur players to compete.
Tennis Australia is the governing body for the sport of tennis in Australia.
Tennis Canada is the national governing body of tennis within Canada.
Tennis Europe (formerly known as the European Tennis Association) was formed in Rome, Italy on 31 May 1975 by a group of 17 European national tennis federations as a regional governing body for the sport of tennis and under the auspices of the International Tennis Federation.
The Tennis Integrity Unit is the organisation responsible for investigating corruption and match fixing in professional tennis.
Tennis New Zealand (commonly known by the acronym Tennis NZ or TNZ) (formally the New Zealand Lawn Tennis Association) is the governing body of tennis in New Zealand.
The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is widely regarded as the most prestigious.
The ITF Year is the official yearbook of the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
Union des sociétés françaises de sports athlétiques (USFSA) is a former French sports governing body.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States Tennis Association (USTA) is the national governing body for tennis in the United States.
The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament.
Wheelchair tennis is one of the forms of tennis adapted for wheelchair users.
Wheelchair tennis was first contested at the Summer Paralympics as a demonstration sport in 1988, with two events being held (Men's and Women's Singles).
Wimbledon WIMBLESON is a district of southwest London, England, south-west of the centre of London at Charing Cross, in the London Borough of Merton, south of Wandsworth, northeast of New Malden, northwest of Mitcham, west of Streatham and north of Sutton.
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA), founded in 1973 by Billie Jean King, is the principal organising body of women's professional tennis.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA; Agence mondiale antidopage, AMA) is a foundation initiated by the International Olympic Committee based in Canada to promote, coordinate and monitor the fight against drugs in sports.
The World Covered Court Championships were part of a series of three world championships sanctioned from 1913–1923 by the International Lawn Tennis Federation (ILTF).
World Hard Court Championships (WHCC) was an annual major tennis tournament held from 1912 to 1923, principally in Paris, France.
World of Tennis was the International Tennis Federation's (ITF) official tennis annual until it was replaced by The ITF Year.
The WTA 125K series or WTA 125s is an international series of professional women's tennis tournaments organized by the Women's Tennis Association starting in 2012.
The WTA Rankings are the ratings defined by the Women's Tennis Association, introduced in November 1975.
Yom Kippur (יוֹם כִּיפּוּר,, or), also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism.
The 1896 Summer Olympics (Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 1896), officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was the first international Olympic Games held in modern history.
The 1924 Summer Olympics (Les Jeux olympiques d'été de 1924), officially known as the Games of the VIII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was celebrated in 1924 in Paris, France.
The 1988 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIV Olympiad (Korean), were an international multi-sport event celebrated from 17 September to 2 October 1988 in Seoul, South Korea.
The 2013 Tashkent Challenger was a professional tennis tournament played on hard courts.
The 2014 Davis Cup (also known as the 2014 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas for sponsorship purposes) was the 103rd edition of the tournament between national teams in men's tennis.