The Tennis Book The Encyclopedia of World Tennis

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2016-10-04
  • Publisher: Carlton Books
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This book sets the new standard for tennis publications—and will be invaluable to tennis fans everywhere.
Written by an acknowledged authority, and featuring action-packed photos throughout, The Tennis Book is the definitive, single-volume, illustrated guide to the game. It covers everything fans want to know, with essential information on all the superstar players (Serena and Venus Williams, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal) and Grand Slam tournaments, as well as the great matches, famous courts, business of the sport, scandals, and controversies.
This edition is fully revised and updated.

Author Biography

Writer and broadcaster John Parsons covered tennis for more than 30 years until his death in 2004. The tennis correspondent for the Daily Telegraph, he wrote The Official Wimbledon Annual (Hazleton Publishing) for 20 years and received the Ron Bookman Media Excellence Award for his writing.

Henry Wancke is the editor of Tennis Today magazine and the Secretary of the Association of British Tennis Writers.

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