Modern tennis can trace its roots to a variety of games, centuries ago, but, most notably, the French game, "Jeu de Paume" (i.e., "Game of Palm"). The modern game of tennis started around the late 1800's in Britain, and evolved into the game as it is, today. For further information, refer to the Wikipedia link, below. Tennis is played in virtually every country and island nation.
Tennis has a longer history than golf. The history of tennis, or variations of what would become tennis, dates back to the 12th century. Golf can be traced back to the 15th century.
History of Lawn Tennis A nicely illustrated narrative of the evolution of tennis from 1873 to 1938 .
The first tennis ball player was Freda Hendrik's from Massachusetts.
i belive it came to the Olympics in 2000
Michael P. Garnett has written: 'A history of royal tennis in Australia' -- subject(s): Court tennis, History
The history of tennis is that it originated in Europe in the 1800s. Tennis was created more than a thousand year ago. The person who first created tennis was Walter C. Wingfield.
Malcolm D. Whitman has written: 'Tennis' -- subject(s): Bibliography, History, Tennis 'Tennis Origins and Mysteries'
Roger federer has one the mosy games in history
John McEnroe. 148 (77 single & 71 doubles)
Tennis was first played in France. It was an indoor game. It was played by royals. Hope I helped.
Has Elena Dementieva achieved her status as a tennis great. She has won a lot of tennis records and titles and is one of the most accomplished tennis players in history.
Martina Navratilova won a record 167 tennis tournaments. Margaret Court - with 192 career singles tournaments.
The place to go to learn about ITF tennis is at that same web address. There will be information about what is happening as well as the history of the ITF Tennis matches.
Overall, the United States is by far the most successful tennis country in history. Australia, France, and Spain have also had success, but none so consistent as the American team.
P. K. Datta has written: 'A century of Indian tennis' -- subject(s): History, Tennis
They were made out of SHEEP GUTS!!!
ok ok you don't need to take it out on my trousers