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Major Walter Clopton Wingfield invented land tennis in 1873, which later became the "tennis" we know today. http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/bltenns.htm

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Who inveted tennis?

Major Walter Clopton Wingfield invented "land tennis" in 1873 which eventually was shortened to just tennis.


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What year was tennis invented?

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How do you serve a fault in tennis?

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