Chicago Aces: Our Very Short-Lived, Ill-Fated Pro Tennis Team

Yes, there was an American professional tennis team league once upon a time, and yes, Chicago had a team. Unfortunately, the league folded quickly, and the Chicago Aces, our franchise here in the windy city, collapsed like a house of cards you could say.

The Chicago Aces probably peaked as a franchise when they named themselves- referencing both the tennis terminology and the city’s gangster past, alluding to the gambling rackets once run by Roaring ’20s organized crime kingpins.

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Top Three Most Iconic Sportswear Items Of All Time

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The sportswear world is full of amazing clothes and items for fans to enjoy. Some of these products are made in the image of your favorite athletes, which makes them even more popular! Naturally, we’ve seen loads of different sportswear brands release new items over the years. However, we’ve picked up the top three most iconic items of all time. Check them out, and feel free to comment with your most iconic sportswear items:

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Novak Djokovic Disqualified from the US Open 2020

As if his off-court controversies weren’t enough, Novak Djokovic found himself in the middle of a new one when he was unceremoniously ousted from the US Open 2020 for hitting a line umpire. The on-court misdemeanor in which the World No.1 unintentionally hit the line umpire in the throat has resulted in a raging debate. Was it right to dole out such a harsh punishment on one of the finest tennis players of this millennium?

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Roger Federer First Tennis Player to Top Forbes 100 List

Roger Federer made history, at the end of May, by topping the Forbes list of the highestpaid athletes in the world. The Swiss became the first tennis player to do so, in the 30 years history of this list. He came just second in 2013, after Tiger Woods.  [Read more…]

New Zealand’s Professional Tennis Returns on June 3

After the coronavirus started making victims, sports events started being canceled one after the other or rescheduled for a much later time. After many weeks of having to stay inside and not even having the opportunity to do tennis betting online, tennis fans may now have something to be happy about – New Zealand is going to host a team-based tennis tournament for local players. It will take place on June 3, and it’s a great thing to see now in the middle of the pandemic.  

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