tennis definition: 1. a game played between two or four people on a special playing area that involves hitting a small…. Learn more.
lawn tennis definition: 1. → tennis 2. → tennis. Learn more.
Your browser doesn't support HTML5 audio. / ˈteɪ·bəl ˌten·ɪs / (trademark Ping-Pong) a game played on a large table where players at each end hit a small, light ball over a low net. (Definition of table tennis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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The use of the word for the modern game is from 1874, short for lawn tennis, which originally was called sphairistike (1873), from Greek sphairistike (tekhnē) " (skill) in playing at ball," from the root of sphere. It was invented, and named, by Maj. Walter C. Wingfield and first played at a garden party in Wales, inspired by the popularity of ...
Love, meaning zero (in tennis only), comes from the French expression l'oeuf, meaning the egg, and was used because of an egg's round shape, similar to zero (0). How the Game Works Tennis is played on a rectangular court, usually with a grass, clay, or hard court surface.
Tennis club facilities. From expert coaches to first-class racquets facilities, we have everything you need to get on court at David Lloyd Cambridge. With plenty of indoor and outdoor courts, you can enjoy a game all year round. Plus, with professional guidance from our expert coaches on offer to help you improve your game and confidence.
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