Tennis involves much foot work. Foot and ankle injuries can occur from the continuous side-to-side and quick stopping and starting motions required in this sport. The playing surface also plays a role, as hard courts are less forgiving compared to clay courts. Tennis players should be aware of the following risks:

Information provided by The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

“Tennis Injuries to the Foot and Ankle.” Foot Health Facts, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, 2018, https://www.foothealthfacts.org/conditions/tennis-injuries-to-the-foot-and-ankle.