In The Future of Tennis Philip Slayton and Peter Figura examine a selection of the players outside of the Big Four and introduce the reader to the great depth of field in the men’s game and the personalities that enliven the sport. Complete with stunning photography by Peter Figura, this book will answer questions about who are some of the other players on the tour, what drives them, and give insight into their foibles and eccentricities. The perfect gift for tennis aficionados!
SubtitleA Photographic Celebration of the Next Generation
AuthorBy Philip Slayton, Photographs by Peter Figura
Published7 August 2018
Dimensions7.00 x 8.00in.
Illustrationsfull color photographs.
About the author
Philip Slayton is the author of Lawyers Gone Bad, Mighty Judgment, Mayors Gone Bad, and Bay Street: A Novel. After graduating from Oxford University, he pursued a career in law but retired in 2000. Philip and his wife, writer Cynthia Wine, were founders of the Port Medway Readers Festival, a highly successful summer literary festival. Peter Figura is a tennis writer and photographer with more than forty years involvement in the game. He has been a player, coach, and umpire. He is a regular contributor to two tennis magazines, and his freelance work for Canadian Press has been published across Canada. Peter also works as a photojournalist for Newspix, a major European photo agency.