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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.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.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.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.olympic.org/tennis-equipment-and-history

Tennis rules equipment and history. Origins in England, relationship to croquet, Evolution of court and rackets, Olympic history - start and withdrawal.

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.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/history/asia-and-africa/egyptian-history/tennis

Tennis, founded when Tanis was abandoned, was a port and center of commerce of some importance. ... See more Encyclopedia articles on: Egyptian History ...

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 ...

www.discoverfrance.net/France/Features/History_of_Tennis.shtml

Nancy Koran, author of The Zen of Tennis, traces the history of tennis from its origins in the courtyards of 13th-century French monasteries, to the modern-day ...