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  • Australian Open 2017

    Australian Open 2017

    Full coverage the 2017 Australian Open, held between January 16th and January 29th. Check here for detailed match reports, scores, and post-match remarks from the players.

  • Naomi Osaka Leads Team Japan to Fed Cup Success with New REXIS String

    Naomi Osaka Leads Team Japan to Fed Cup Success with New REXIS String

    Date
    09/02/2017

    Naomi Osaka (EZONE DR 98, POLYTOUR PRO 125/REXIS 130) propelled Japan to a 3-0 victory over India in the league phase of the Fed Cup Asia-Oceania tournament, held in Kazakhstan on February 8th. Naomi faced Karman Kaur Thandi in the first rubber, earning a straight 6-2, 6-2 win over the Indian.

  • Nick and Pierre-Hugues Take Australia and France into the Davis Cup World Group Quarterfinal

    Nick and Pierre-Hugues Take Australia and France into the Davis Cup World Group Quarterfinal

    Date
    06/02/2017

    Dubbed “The World Cup of Tennis”, the first round of Davis Cup World Group was held over the weekend between February 3rd and 5th. The first round pits 16 countries against each other for a chance to reach the quarterfinals. Japan faced off against the veteran French team in Tokyo, while in Melbourne, Australia played against the Czech Republic.

  • Hyeon Chung Wins 8th Challenger Title in Maui

    Hyeon Chung Wins 8th Challenger Title in Maui

    Date
    31/01/2017

    Korean Hyeon Chung (VCORE Duel G 97) is back into the Top 100 after grabbing the Sportsmaster Tennis Championship of Maui ATP Challenger title on Sunday, January 29th.

  • Australian Open: Curtain Closes on First Grand Slam of the Year

    Australian Open: Curtain Closes on First Grand Slam of the Year

    Date
    30/01/2017

    The Yonex Stringing Team wrapped up its second consecutive year as official stringer of the Australian Open last Sunday, January 29th. The team at this year’s tournament was once again made up of a diverse group, this time composed of 25 stringers hailing from 15 countries. The stringers remained hard at work throughout the tournament, performing a maximum of 524 restrings in one day. The final amount of restrings at the end of the tournament came to 5,460—103% of the previous year’s total.

  • Get Geared Up: Interviews With Prelli Tennis & Top Serve Tennis

    Get Geared Up: Interviews With Prelli Tennis & Top Serve Tennis

    Date
    27/01/2017

    Itching to take to the court after two weeks of non-stop tennis action at the Australian Open? Need to get your hands on some gear?

  • Meet the Team: Mark Maslowski

    Meet the Team: Mark Maslowski

    Date
    27/01/2017

    Mark Maslowski is another stringing veteran who is a key member of the Yonex Stringing Team. He is President of the European Racquet Stringers Association (ERSA), and has handled stringing duties for a great number of top athletes. We sat down to talk to him about his road to becoming a stringer, how to get the most out of your restrings, and more.

  • Australian Open: Gear Recommendations from the Yonex Stringing Team

    Australian Open: Gear Recommendations from the Yonex Stringing Team

    Date
    26/01/2017

    One of a stringer’s responsibilities is to know the right racquet for the right string that suits the right player. We sat down with three of our Yonex Stringing Team members to talk about their recommended racquet and string combinations.

  • Meet the Team: Julian Li

    Meet the Team: Julian Li

    Date
    25/01/2017

    Julian Li has been with the Yonex Stringing Team for many years, and has experience at several international tournaments. We sat down with him to talk about his stringing experience and what steps aspiring stringers should take to go pro.

  • Get Geared Up: Interview with Tennis Warehouse Australia

    Get Geared Up: Interview with Tennis Warehouse Australia

    Date
    25/01/2017

    Is watching the Australian Open getting you in the mood to hit the court yourself? If that’s the case, Melbourne has you covered with a number of tennis specialty shops in the area.

  • Australian Open: Stan and CoCo Advance to Final Four

    Australian Open: Stan and CoCo Advance to Final Four

    Date
    24/01/2017

    Team Yonex continues to blaze trails as this year’s Australian Open continues.