Tennishead Top 10 most unlikely tennis fans


Originally published on: 26/02/10 14:57

1. Snoop Dogg
Although, sadly, we cant find any record of the infamous US rapper working on his chip and charge on court, the superstar is on record confirming hes a tennis fan, an unlikely nugget of information that emerged during an interview with Sports Illustrated. For a guy who is well known for his bling, his choice of player to follow was slightly unusual to say the least. I used to like Ivan Lendl, said Snoop. He was an old schooler. Make it happen and roll out. Now I like Venus and Serena, but Ivan was the truth. In fact, his love of the game has also cropped up in his lyrics, although dont expect him to appear during a rain break Cliff Richard-style at the All England Club any time soon. In the track


Tim Farthing, Tennishead Editorial Director & Owner, has been a huge tennis fan his whole life. He's a tennis journalist and entrepreneur as well as playing tennis to a national standard. He also helps manage his local club and volunteers for his local tennis organisation. He's a specialist in content about the administration of professional tennis and tennis coaching for all levels.