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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 ... In 1926, promoter C.C. Pyle created the first professional tennis tour with a group of American and French tennis players playing exhibition ...

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.tennistheme.com/tennishistory.html

1873 ▫ LAWN TENNIS ▫ Major Walter Wingfield invented a version of Real Tennis that can be played outdoors on a lawn. The game called 'Sphairistike' (Greek ...

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 ...

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Was This How Tennis was Introduced? The Game of Kings: How Tennis Started. Some people believe that the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans played ...

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The addition of colour and style to tennis wear (once restricted to white) created an entirely new subdivision of leisure clothing. Tennis balls, which historically ...

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May 3, 2017 ... Spectacular, played today on all kinds of surfaces by tens of millions of people, for fun or in competition, tennis has spread all over the world.

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

Tinnis both: tĭn´ĭs [key], medieval city of Egypt, on an island in Lake Manzala, southwest of modern Port Said. Tennis, founded when Tanis was abandoned, was ...

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There are whole books written on this subject. No one person invented tennis, and it happened over centuries starting waay back! The modern game of lawn ...