ACES FOR RHODE ISLAND

Aces for Rhode Island is a new initiative from the International Tennis Hall of Fame designed to raise funds for Rhode Island based non-profits. Fans and supporters can pledge for every ace hit on Stadium Court in the Singles Main Draw during the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open.

DEFENDING CHAMPION JOHN ISNER RETURNS TO NEWPORT!

The 3-time Newport Champion and current World No. 9 to defend his Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open title this summer. American Steve Johnson and Australian rising star Thanasi Kokkinakis also commited to play.

Sloane Stephens vs. Madison Keys in Women's Exhibition Match

Reigning US Open Champion Sloane Stephens and Finalist Madison Keys will compete in a women’s exhibition match at the International Tennis Hall of Fame on Friday, July 20.

2018 Induction Ceremony & Tournament Tickets On Sale Now!

Tickets on sale now! Access the best seats through the ITHF Advantage Program. Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open: July 15 - 22, 2018 || Class of 2018 Induction Ceremony: July 21

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Helena Suková, Michael Stich to be inducted in 2018

Germany’s Michael Stich, a Wimbledon champion and former world No. 2, and Czech tennis legend Helena Suková, a 14-time major champion in doubles and mixed doubles, have been elected to receive tennis’ ultimate honor this year.

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ITHF Class of 2018: Michael Stich & Helena Sukova

In becoming Hall of Famers, Stich and Sukova join an elite group of just over 250 individuals hailing from 23 nations who have received the honor, which recognizes their careers as being among the most accomplished and impactful in the history of tennis.

ITHF Designated Smithsonian Affiliate

The prestigious designation opens doors for the Hall of Fame to collaborate with the Smithsonian on exhibitions, programs, and educational experiences.

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Dr. Whirlwind Johnson Tennis Court Restored & Dedicated

Dr. Whirlwind Johnson Tennis Court Restored & Dedicated

The Richmond, Virginia tennis court where Dr. Robert Johnson trained Hall of Famers Althea Gibson and Arthur Ashe has been restored and dedicated in Dr. Johnson's honor. It will be used for youth tennis programming this fall.

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In Memoriam: Maria Esther Bueno

In Memoriam: Maria Esther Bueno

Brazilian tennis legend Maria Esther Bueno passed away on June 8 at age 78. Bolstered by innate natural talent, a stunningly elegant style of play, and the unmistakable drive of a champion, Bueno won 19 major titles- seven in singles, 11 in women's doubles, and one in mixed doubles.

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5 Things to Know: The First Open Major

5 Things to Know: The First Open Major

This year's French Open marks 50 years since tennis' first major of the Open Era. Tennis was experiencing a monumental transformation, and controversy in Paris added an unexpected level of drama. The tournament in 1968 was an historic moment for the sport, featuring great champions and widespread crowd support. Here's 5 Things You Need to Know about this important moment in tennis history.

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(Real) Tennis Anyone? A Short History of the Royal & Ancient Game of Tennis

(Real) Tennis Anyone? A Short History of the Royal & Ancient Game of Tennis

Some of the world's best Court Tennis players headed to Newport, RI in June to compete in the U.S. Pro Singles Championship for the Schochet Cup. Court Tennis, also known as Real Tennis or Royal Tennis, is a fascinating racquet sport that requires great focus, solid strategic thinking skills, and remarkable athleticism to compete. There are currently just 10 Court Tennis courts in the the United States, with one being The National Tennis Club at the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

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Featured Events

Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open
Jul
15
 - 
22

Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open

Pro Tennis returns to Newport! Reserve your seats now for an incredible week of tennis and events!

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Class of 2018 Induction Ceremony
Jul
21

Class of 2018 Induction Ceremony

The Ultimate Honor in Tennis

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