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Tennis is the game that is played with bat and ball between the two players in the singles and between the two players in the double match. It is considered as the Olympic sport and is played in many countries and is also called as "white sport". The game was invented by the monks. Tennis suited their conceptual world halls were monasteries. In the 13 century, this game is played under the influence of some special rules with the palm halls which they adapted for their religious concepts.

In the 16 century tennis is played enthusiastically and passionately. And the Henry VIII was very much active in this game and due to this it spread in the France rapidly, and then it came to the Europe. Kings and the nobles are very much interested in this game and played it wi th great enthusiasm. They gave this game name like court tennis, royal tennis, and real tennis. In 1622 prince James the duke of York played royal tennis. This game also appeals to the masses that played this game in the streets and keep maximum money and then the monarchy was forced to boycott this game.

Tennis industry was an immature sport before 1962. And in 1962 there are many of the tennis players who become professionals and played this game in front of the several people and these people paid money for watching their game. There are also the grand slam's tournaments were held for the immature players only and gave them a chance to become the professional players. The professional players are not allowed to participate in the tournaments. In 1968 there was a rumor that the immature players that they receive money for the participation in the grand slam tournaments and after that they reached the decision that they should open the competition for all the professionals and the immature players. This provides them the opportunity to participate in the prestigious tournaments. These tournaments were broadcasted on the television and after that it soon becomes the most popular game throughout the world. This game is played with the racket frame which is made of the mild steel, and it has a network of cord plastic tendons, which is helpful in pounding the ball. Rubber ball which is used in this game is made up of a flexible coated plastic which is known as "Knapp" or "output" and there is no limit of playing this game.

This game is played on the flat surface which is made up of grass, clay, asphalt and is played in the open stadium. Tennis ball is a small ball as in comparison to the balls used in the other games and has a yellow glow. The main aim in this game is to hit a ball with the racket over the net to the other side of the lot.

Tags: tennis, game, tennis player, tennis history

Category: Sports  - ( Sports Archive)

Date Added: 04 February '10

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