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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_tennis

The game that most people call 'tennis' is the direct descendant of what is now known as real tennis or royal tennis Most of the rules of the game commonly ...

www.britannica.com/sports/tennis

An important milestone in the history of tennis was the decision of the All England Croquet Club to set aside one of its lawns at Wimbledon for tennis, which soon ...

www.athleticscholarships.net/history-of-tennis.htm

Some people believe that the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans played different versions of tennis. Drawings and descriptions of any tennis-like games ...

www.olympic.org/news/a-brief-history-of-tennis

May 3, 2017 ... An adaptation of a very ancient sport, the jeu de paume, codified in England in the 1870s, tennis has become a major sport followed by millions ...

www.tennistheme.com/tennishistory.html

Through the history,tennis became very popular,especially in France, where was accepted by the royal family. Later on,King of England Henry VIII builds a ...

www.cnn.com/2010/SPORT/tennis/04/14/history.of.tennis.federer.henryIII/index.html

Apr 14, 2010 ... From the royal courts of England and France to centre court at Wimbledon, from Henry VIII to Federer the great, the game of tennis is steeped in ...

www.thoughtco.com/who-invented-tennis-1991673

Apr 15, 2017 ... The sport of tennis has a history spanning many cultures over thousands of years , with games of balls and rackets being played in various ...

www.history.co.uk/history-of-sports/history-of-tennis

Discover the history of tennis and how it became so popular.

www.collegesportsscholarships.com/tennis-history.htm

HOW TENNIS BEGAN. THE ORIGINS OF AND HISTORY OF TENNIS. Ball sports like tennis can be traced back a long way and the earliest representations can ...