Tennis

  • HEAD sign Tennis legend

    By SGB sports on 05/01/2016
    HEAD recently announced a multi-year partnership with tennis legend John McEnroe. As part of the agreement, the former World No 1. and one of tennis’ all-time greats will play with HEAD tennis racquets while competing in the senior events on the ATP Champions Tour. During his iconic career, McEnroe set several long-standing records, won seven Grand Slam singles titles, the […]
  • HEAD’s Murray wins Davis Cup

    By SGB sports on 30/11/2015
    HEAD’s Andy Murray has joined fellow Racquet Rebel Novak Djokovic in concluding a record-setting season after the Scot led Britain to its first Davis Cup title in 79 years – a 3-1 defeat of Belgium. Murray, the ATP No. 2 who endorses the HEAD Graphene Radical, ended the weekend win with an untouchable topspin lob to beat David Goffin 6-3, […]
  • HEAD announce technical sponsorship of World Padel Tour until 2018

    By SGB sports on 28/10/2015
    HEAD recently announced that they will once again be the technical sponsor of the World Padel Tour. The Austrian company and the competition that gathers this sport’s best international players have signed an agreement for three more seasons, for a total of six seasons up to 2018. “This agreement is very important for us, given that the success of our ball […]
  • Mantis sign Courtois and launch dream partnership

    By SGB sports on 03/07/2012
    Belgian WTA star Laurence Courtois has signed a 3 year Brand Ambassador agreeement with British tennis brand Mantis and with this have formed a partnership with Benelux based Tennisdream   Cedric Katsman, account manager for Mantis in Benelux and Germany regions, commented: “Laurences connections in Belgium are second to none and I’m looking forward to our partnership with Laurence and Tennisdream. […]
  • Mantis signed as Aegon Masters partner

    By SGB sports on 06/09/2011
    UK tennis brand named ball and racket partner for Masters event at London’s Royal Albert Hall Young UK tennis brand Mantis has been chosen as the official tennis ball and racket partner for the Aegon Masters Tennis Tournament, taking place November 30 to December 4 at the Royal Albert Hall in London.  As part of a multi-year deal, Mantis, which was […]
  • Samurai takes coaching into 21st Century

    By SGB sports on 22/08/2011
    Sportswear brand to handle new smartphone app designed to improve rugby coaching and analysis Samurai Sportswear is to be the UK distributor for a new software tool designed to improve rugby coaching analysis. The iCoach Rugby app can be downloaded onto smartphones and tablet PCs and provide an analysis tool that allows data to be entered during training or a […]
  • Squash/Badminton: Wilson gets a feel for racket sports

    By SGB sports on 01/08/2011
    Wilson’s 2011 racket range hinges on its BLX technology, which is described as ‘the most advanced composite in the industry’. BLX combines basalt fibres woven longitudinally with Wilson’s proprietary [K]arophite Black technology, itself an evolution of Wilson nCode products which utilises a structure incorporating additional bonds between the SiO2 and graphite molecules on a nanoscopic scale, resulting in more feel […]
  • Luxilon part of history

    By SGB sports on 04/07/2011
    Strings feature heavily during Wimbledon fortnight, including in rackets of women’s singles and men’s doubles winners Luxilon strings featured heavily throughout the recent Wimbledon tennis championships, including in the rackets of women’s singles winner Petra Kvitova and men’s doubles winners the Bryan Brothers. Kvitova, playing with a Wilson Tour BLX racket, defeated Maria Sharipova to lift the women’s singles title, […]
  • Head takes Murray viral

    By SGB sports on 06/06/2011
    Racket sport brand launches online film to give fans chance to interact with British number one during Wimbledon tournament Head has posted a short film featuring Andy Murray on its Youtube channel and Facebook fan page that is designed to allow fans to interact with the player throughout the Wimbledon grass court tennis tournament. The film, entitled ‘Get Closer’, depicts […]
  • Luxilon named ‘String Manufacturer of the Decade’

    By SGB sports on 24/05/2011
    ERSA selects Belgian tennis string manufacturer as best over the last decade The European Racquet Stringers Association (ERSA) has selected Luxilon as ‘String Manufacturer of the Decade’ for the years 2000-2010. Luxilon said it was given the award due to its wide use on the men’s and women’s pro tours with73 per cent of ATP Top 100 players and 59 […]