UKT Blog

We are 4 days into Wimbledon, and preparing for the third round matches to begin. The 64 seeded players in the Mens and Women’s Singles events should all technically still be fighting in the competition. However this is clearly not the case. In the 1st round of the Mens these were the seeded players that went out; G. Dimitrov (6), D. Thiem (7), D. Goffin (10), B. Coric (16), J. Sock (18), P. Carreno Busta (20), R. Gasquet (23), F. Krajinovic (28), M.
I feel six weeks old is a little young to be trying to coach that continental grip out of the daughter of UK Tennis Magazines Kyle MacDonald, but what age do you think you need to focus on getting the right grip?

3rd July 2018

Go Naomi Broady!

Whilst I sit in front of the office TV watching Naomi Broady playing Garbiñe Muguruza I wonder whether I heared it right.  Did tennis legend Tracy Austin just say that she blames Naomi’s father for the fact that Naomi has not reached her full potential because he made her turn her back on th LTA? Naomi on the other hand had previously blamed the LTA because they stripped her of her funding after seeing a
UKTM were invited along to the 2018 LTA National Conference and met up with friends old and new. Read all about it in the latest edition of UK Tennis Magazine.
I think I know a bit about tennis, so when my good friend from Tennis For Free Paul Jessop aksed me to join their Dreamteam I was pretty confident that I could impress TFF with my prediction skills.   Well,  I have got off to a good start “NOT”.  Alexandr Dolgopolov pulled out, Sloane Stephens blew out, and Svetlana Kuznetsova and Monica Puig are also first round losers.  So,  I am currently 416th out of 416.