- "Tennis is a very competitive sport that hasn't changed much since the 1800s. It is still an obsession of angry upper class swingers who like to sit in the stands, drink wine, and complain about diversity."
- ―GTA V Website
Before Tennis can be played, the mission "Complications" needs to be completed first. Tennis is an activity that can be done with dates or as a challenge against computer opponents with several different difficulty levels. Before starting, you can select the numbers of sets you wish to play and the difficulty. There are several different shot types the player may use, such as lobs, topspins and backspins. You can also win money by winning a game of tennis. There are 8 Tennis court locations in Los Santos (Location Guide ).
- Franklin is the only protagonist who cannot play Tennis.
- Any tattoo that Michael or Trevor has on his arms will disappear during the tennis match.