Wednesday, July 6, 2022


Doubles in full flow

Liverpool International Tennis Tournament returns

"I thought Liverpool was the perfect place to bring tennis out of its snobbish environment and bring it out to the people." After the disruption of Covid, Liverpool will kick off the 2022 grass court tennis season with the Liverpool International Tennis Tournament.
Emma Raducanu, British tennis star, playing on clay court in 2020

British tennis stars competing this month – who, what, where and when?

Emma Raducanu is amongst a number of talented British tennis stars competing this month in both ATP and WTA tournaments. Coming into clay-court season, we take a look at some of the most exciting events this April and which English players are raring to perform.

Ken Skupski interview: “Tennis was basically going to be my life.”

Ken Skupski has had an illustrious career spanning two decades which has seen many partnerships and successes. And turning 39 next month, the Liverpool tennis star tells Merseysportlive he isn’t planning to put down the racquet yet.

Neal Skupski aiming to win fourth tournament of 2022 in Miami Open

Liverpool's Neal Skupski aims to win his fourth tournament of 2022 when he and partner Wesley Koolhof face Matwe Middlekoop and Lloyd Harris in the round of 32 of the Miami Open Men's Doubles tomorrow (March 24).
Neal Skupski playing in the Roland Garros 2019 (author - Carine06)

Neal Skupski and doubles partner Koolhof reach quarter-final of ABN AMRO Tennis Tournament

Neal Skupski and doubles partner Wesley Koolhof go up against Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov in the quarterfinals of the Rotterdam Open later today. They edged a 5-7, 7-5, 10-7 win over Russian powerhouse Karen Khachanov and defending singles champion Andrey Rublev in the first round.

Nadal wins magical 21st Grand Slam at Australian Open

Rafael Nadal made history by winning his 21st Grand Slam title. A gruelling five set win in Australia against Russian Daniil Medvedev, helps move him ahead of Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic’s 20 titles.

Liverpool’s Skupski brothers through to second round at Australia Open

Merseyside tennis star Neal Skupski and partner Wesley Koolhof are through to the second round at the Australian Open. A convincing 6-1 6-4 straight sets win confirmed their place in the next round of the Men’s Doubles.

Britain’s Murray and Raducanu into next round in Australia

British duo Andy Murray and Emma Raducanu progressed to the second round of the Australian Open. In the early hours of the morning, the Scottish tennis star defeated Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili.

Liverpool’s Neal Skupski crashes out of Indian Wells ATP World Tour event

By Sam Millne Liverpool tennis star Neal Skupski is out of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. Skupski entered the ATP World Tour event with high hopes, having won the San Diego open a week previously, in which he partnered...

Members return to Liverpool Tennis Centre

By Kamran Bahra Following months of closure, Liverpool Tennis Centre opens its courts once more. The centre, located in Wavertree, has been occupied as a COVID testing site since November. Although still in operation, members old and new can now enjoy the...