Serena Williams and the Battle of Grit

Kuznetsova won a match against the almighty Serena Williams on Monday, March 28, 2016. This terrifyingly exciting match took place in Key BIscayne, Florida!  Though the defending champion, Serena, put up quite the fight, there was just no overcoming Kuznetsova’s determination to thrive. Kuznetsova put an end to Williams’ former 20 match winning streak! It…

WEAR IT WEDNESDAY

The proper shoe can make all the difference in how you play your game!  The proper shoe can make all the difference in how you play your game – in any sport. Here are some excerpts from Yahoo Answers: Tennis shoes may “improve your footwork, and your overall feel on the court. There are many…

Motivation Monday

This week: Pick tasks big enough to move things forward, but small enough to finish before the weekend. Then celebrate your progress! Twitter: https://twitter.com/AtoZtennis Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aztennisshop Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/A_ZTennis/ Instagram: https://Instagram.com/A_ZTennis Phone Number: (480) 991-9808

Fuzzy Fact Friday

FUN FACT FRIDAY! Every year, 24 tons of Kent strawberries are ordered for the Championships at Wimbledon. *Kent is a vigorous mid-season variety which produces high yields of bright red fruit. These large, delicious red berries are as juicy as they come. The perfect variety for eating fresh, freezing and for jams. Kent has been…

Fuzzy Fact Friday

Are you up to the challenge of learning some tennis terms? Take a gander at these common and not-so-common terms. Grip: The way you hold your racquet. You can choose from three standard grips in tennis: the eastern, continental, and western grips. Alley: Area on each side of the singles court that enlarges the court area…

Tennis Shoe Spotlight ASICS Gel Resolution 6

The ASICS brand is known for their reliable quality that it provides to performance based footwear.The brand focused on keeping the comfort level to a premium while still adding more stability. The external heel counter adds more responsiveness to quick cuts on the tennis court. The  Flexion Fit® exterior allows breath ability with a sock-like…

Fuzz Fact Friday

  Keeping it simple today. Check out some good-to-know terms and funny tennis photos. Seed: A player’s rank in a tournament. Volley: A shot that you hit before the ball bounces, usually at the net. Foot Fault: You commit a foot fault when your foot (or any other part of your body, for that matter) touches…

Maria Sharapova Busted for PED

  We have seen it time and time again. It should come as no surprise that another professional athlete has tested positive for a performing enhancing drugs. Whether it is Tennis, Powerlifting, Baseball, Football, even WWE. Everyone is looking to push their bodies to the next level, and leave humanity behind. Meldonium, similar to ephedrine…

Fuzz Fact Friday

The longest tennis match in the history of man lasted 11 hours and 5 minutes. How insane it must have been to be a spectator! Do you think you could watch a match which took that long? #AtoZTennis #FuzzFactFriday #Tennis #TheGreenFuzz For more tennis news and quality equipment opportunities visit us at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/AtoZtennis Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aztennisshop…

Fuzz Words of the Day

Advantage – (“In” or “Out”) – the first point won by a side, following deuce. When the serving side wins this point it is called advantage-in. If the non-serving side wins the point, it becomes “break point” and the advantage is out. Unforced Error – when a player loses a point because he or she makes an…

Fuzz Phrase of the Day

    “Champions keep playing until they get it right!” – Billie Jean King       For more tennis news and quality equipment opportunities visit us at: Twitter: https://twitter.com/AtoZtennis Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aztennisshop Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/A_ZTennis/ Instagram: https://Instagram.com/A_ZTennis Phone Number: (480) 991-9808

Fuzz Words and Terms of the Day!

It’s that time again! Take a few minutes to stroll through these tennis terms you may or may not already know. ATP: Acronym for Association of Tennis Professionals, the main organizing body of men’s professional tennis; governs the ATP World Tour with the largest tournaments for men. Can Opener: Serve hit by a right-handed player with slice,…