PICTURED ABOVE: Cliff Drysdale (R) and Jim Simpson, his frequent on air partner in the 1980s (credit ESPN Mediazone) Writer Ken Fang takes a look back on one of ESPN's most famous commentators and longtime friend of Cliff Drysdale, Jim Simpson, who passed away this week at the age of 88. READ THE ARTICLE HERE
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Peter Bodo of ESPN ponders a tennis landscape without today's top players, including discussions with Chris Evert, Cliff Drysdale, Butch Buchholz and others. READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON ESPN.GO HERE
Cliff Drysdale, Hall of Famer & Grand Slam Legend explains how you can play against some of the world's top tennis legends at the Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami. Video Credit: Stephen Flint
DiAnna Drysdale, CDT's lifestyle magazine’s managing editor and wife of Cliff Drysdale, the company’s founder, completed the Challenged Athletes Foundation’s Million Dollar Challenge on October 16, 2015. The event's participants raised $1,653,160 to benefit children, adults, military personnel, veterans and first responders with physical challenges in need of prosthetics, training and therapy. The Million Dollar...
Mark Bulovas, Staff Writer for Sports Business Daily interviews Cliff Drysdale as he addresses key tennis issues as the U.S. Open gets under way READ THE ARTICLE ON SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY HERE.
DiAnna Drysdale launches fundraising campaign and training plan to ride 620 miles to support the Challenged Athletes Foundation
Richard Pagliaro discusses Wimbledon, Rule Changes and GOAT with "Lord Drysdale." READ THE ARTICLE HERE
Tennis industry greats including Australia's "Rocket" Rod Laver, Indian Wells tournament founder Charlie Pasarell and CDT's own Cliff Drysdale entertained over 100 tennis fans, family and friends during the event which included a round robin mixer with the CDT pros playing in with the guests, a center court pro exhibition with Cliff Drysdale commentating, and a meet and greet social with Drysdale, Pasarell and Laver.
2013 International Tennis Hall of Fame Inductee Cliff Drysdale receives his ring and reflects on his career during ESPN's US Open coverage surrounded by friends and fellow broadcasters. VIEW THE VIDEO CLIP FROM ESPN HERE.
Last week Tennis Magazine's Free Weekly Digital Guide aptly titled "Tennis Tuesday" asked readers to vote on which tennis commentator's voice they most enjoy . . . and thousands weighed in to cast their vote! We are pleased to announce our very own Cliff Drysdale was voted among the top 5 Best tennis commentators alongside his colleagues and peers including Darren "Killer" Cahill, John McEnroe, Tracy Austin and Chris Evert. READ THE...