Happy Thanksgiving from My Side of the Net

Happy Thanksgiving Every year on Thanksgiving, the American holiday dedicated to binge eating and football, we have a lot to be thankful for. I wanted to thank all of my readers for coming here to participate in an important dialogue of how technology is revolutionizing the game of tennis. It’s been a great year for…

Charting a New Course: The Importance of Big Data in Tennis

Match Charting One of the most helpful tools for tennis players in competitive play is having their match charted by a coach or a teammate. Charting a match consists of marking down on a scorecard, point by point, what worked and what didn’t over the course of play. For a player, if a match is…

The Raonic Serve and The Trophy Position

Who is Milos Raonic and Why is He Important Yesterday, in Paris, Milos Raonic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 7-6 to reach the semifinals of the Paris Masters, earning him a place in the ATP World Tour Year End Championships. For those of you who don’t follow tennis, Milos Raonic is one of the bright young…