Axuz Tennis Search is a dedicated Internet directory for the followers of one of the worlds most popular summer sports. Tennis is played in most countries world wide and its popularity is immense with International tennis starting the year in Australia before the players travel the globe to play off in a series of gramd slam tournaments and the professional tennis circuit. Tennis originated in the United Kingdom in the late 19th century it is usually played between two players called singles tennis or between two teams consisting of two players called doubles tennis. Each player uses a string racquet to hit a hollow rubber ball felt covered over a net that is placed across the middle of the tennis court onto the opposite side of the court.
After its creation tennis spread throughout the upper-class English-speaking population before spreading around the world. Tennis is an Olympic sport played at all levels of society by people of all ages. Tennis is a sport that can be played by anyone who can hold a racket and the rules of tennis have not changed much since the 1890s. Tennis is enjoyed by millions of recreational players during the summer months and is a popular spectator sport enjoyed worldwide. The four Grand Slam tournaments commonly referred to as the "Majors" are the Australian Open played on synthetic hard courts, the French Open which is played on red clay courts, Wimbledon played on grass courts, and the US Open that is also played also on hard courts.
A tennis match is determined through the best of 3 sets for woman or 5 sets for men. Typically the first player to win more than half of the sets wins the match. Foror men the first player to win three sets wins the match and for woman the first to win 2 sets is the winner. To win a set the player must be the first to win six games by at least 2 points. The scoring system is funny players start at 0 or "love" and for each point they win they progress to "fifteen", "thirty", and "forty". If the game progresses beyond "forty" the player who leads has an "advantage" and when the players are on equal points the score is "deuce". The scoring system can be very confusing for beginners expecially when terms set point and match point are used.
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