• Women’s WTA Tennis Tour Renames Its Events, In Line With ATP 02 Dec 2020 19:01 The new marketing campaign of the women's tennis tour, including its new logo. WTA The women’s WTA tennis tour, the leading global sports league for women, is rebranding its tournaments to make the sport easier to understand for its fans. As part of an …
  • 'Tennis Is Booming': USTA's Leah Friedman On The Rise Of Tennis Racquet Sales During COVID-19 02 Dec 2020 16:32 (CBS Local)– Sports around the country and around the world have been impacted by the COVID-19 global pandemic, but one sport that has seen a jolt in popularity this year is tennis. The socially distanced nature of the sport has provided people of all ages …
  • Table Tennis Continues to Score With Colorado Sports Bettors 02 Dec 2020 14:31 When the Colorado Division of Gaming released its sports-betting numbers for May 2020, the first month in which such wagers were allowed in the state, an unlikely sport topped the list: table tennis. Bettors had wagered $6,589,475 on table tennis, an …
  • LTA shines spotlight on disability tennis programme 02 Dec 2020 12:23 Last Updated: 02/12/20 12:09pm The LTA has reiterated its commitment to helping disabled people get active and play tennis through its sector-leading Open Court programme. Ahead of the UN's International Day of Persons with Disabilities on …
  • News24.com | Australian Open tennis Grand Slam delayed to February 8: report 02 Dec 2020 11:28 Novak Djokovic in action during the 2020 Australian Open. The Australian Open tennis Grand Slam will start three weeks late on 8 February, reports said on Wednesday, with players cleared to train during quarantine following lengthy negotiations with state …
  • Kazakhstani Popko advances at Tennis Tournament in Brazil 02 Dec 2020 09:12 CAMPINAS. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani Dmitry Popko is competing at Campeonato Internacional de Tenis – part of the ATP Challenger Tour, taking place in Campinas, Brazil, Kazinform cites the National Olympic Committee. Kazakhstani Dmitry Popko won over …
  • Asoju Oba Table Tennis Cup: Odusanya sets new record, Adeyinka reclaims men’s title 02 Dec 2020 05:45 Bose Odusanya set a new tournament record at the 52nd Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Table Tennis Cup after she claimed her sixth women’s singles title of the oldest sporting event in Nigeria. From 2015, Odusanya had been unbeaten in the final and again …
  • Tennis Australia needs five years to recover from pandemic 02 Dec 2020 02:30 MELBOURNE: Tennis Australia (TA) expects to exhaust most of its AUS$80 million (US$59.01 million) reserves to maintain funding to the sport as it deals with significant costs in staging the Australian Open during the COVID-19 pandemic. TA boss Craig Tiley …
  • Latest world rankings for men's singles table tennis 02 Dec 2020 01:05 BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- Following are the leading world rankings of the men's singles table tennis for December, 2020, released by the sport's world governing body ITTF on Tuesday: 1. Fan Zhendong, China, 18,490 points 2. Xu Xin, China, 17,260 …
  • Former Nova Scotia tennis coach sentenced for sexual offences 01 Dec 2020 23:16 Nova Scotia A former tennis coach in the Annapolis Valley has been sentenced to two years probation for a variety of sexual offences involving a 15-year-old boy. Aaron Byron Cumberland, 29, convicted of charges relating to 15-year-old boy Paul Palmeter · …
  • DHL SVG TABLE TENNIS ASSOCIATION FINAL 01 Dec 2020 22:55 Michel Creese of the Sean Stanley Table Tennis Academy dominated the St Vincent and the Grenadines Table Tennis Association’s final Championships for 2020, by winning two of the three Titles at the West St. George Secondary School, last weekend. Creese won …
  • Kuwait Open Table Tennis tournament 01 Dec 2020 22:35 By Abdellatif Sharaa KUWAIT: Head of women’s committee at Kuwait Table Tennis Federation Khalida Al-Ali said preparations for the Open Table Tennis refresher tournament are proceeding as planned, and will be held from December 9th until 11th at Salwa Club …
  • Tennis Australia confident Australian Open details will be finalised 'very soon' 01 Dec 2020 18:57 The Australian Open was originally scheduled to begin on January 18 but it appears almost certain to be delayed as the government determines when players can arrive down under to begin a mandatory 14-day period of quarantine. As reported by The Age and The …
  • Spanish tennis star Enrique Lopez banned eight years for match-fixing 01 Dec 2020 15:20 By Associated Press LONDON: Spanish tennis player Enrique López was banned for eight years on Tuesday for fixing matches at tournaments in 2017. The Tennis Integrity Unit said López cannot play in or attend any officially recognized tournament while banned …
  • Spanish tennis player gets eight-year ban for match fixing 01 Dec 2020 13:51 Spanish tennis player Enrique Lopez Perez has been banned from the sport for eight years for his involvement in match-fixing activities in three separate instances in 2017, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) said on Tuesday. The 29-year-old Perez, who reached …
  • Dave Miley is the new Tennis Director for the Kazakhstan Federation 01 Dec 2020 13:51 Ireland’s Dave Miley, who last year unsuccessfully ran for the biggest job in tennis, president of the International tennis Federation (ITF), has agreed to become the Tennis Director for the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation. Miley also ran for the job as chief …
  • Mika Dagan-Fruchtman first Israeli invited to UAE tennis tournament 01 Dec 2020 13:01 Tennis player Mika Dagan-Fruchtman has become the first Israeli tennis player to receive an official invitation to participate in a ranking tournament in Dubai which will take place over the weekend. Dagan-Fruchtman is also the first Israeli tennis player …
  • 'Like the ATP tennis': New global rankings scoreboard for universities 01 Dec 2020 12:49 Last month Australian National University vice-chancellor Brian Schmidt warned that ambition in global rankings, which favour research in the sciences, were distorting universities’ choices at the expense of teaching and humanities. The most influential …
  • Tennis player given eight-year ban over match-fixing 01 Dec 2020 12:22 Last Updated: 01/12/20 12:07pm Spanish tennis player Enrique Lopez Perez has been banned from the sport for eight years for his involvement in match-fixing activities. The 29-year-old, who reached a career-high singles ranking of 154 in 2018 and a …
  • Spanish tennis player banned 8 years for match-fixing 01 Dec 2020 12:02 LONDON — Spanish tennis player Enrique López was banned for eight years on Tuesday for fixing matches at tournaments in 2017. The Tennis Integrity Unit said López cannot play in or attend any officially recognized tournament while banned. He was fined $25, …
  • Tennis: Players will skip Australian Open if blocked from training in quarantine, says Vallverdu 01 Dec 2020 07:53 ZURICH: Players will skip the Australian Open if they are not allowed to practise during their mandatory two-week quarantine due to the risk of injury, Daniel Vallverdu, who has coached some of the biggest names on the ATP Tour, told Reuters. Tennis …
  • Tennis Australia says configuration of the Australian Open will be finalised 'very soon' 01 Dec 2020 05:48 Tennis Australia has moved to allay fears that next year's Australian Open could be cancelled amid protracted talks with the Victorian government over quarantine conditions for star players arriving from overseas. In a statement, the governing body …
  • Frustrations grow among tennis players over delay of Australian Open start date 01 Dec 2020 02:49 New Zealand doubles player Marcus Daniell says like all tennis players he’s feeling frustrated about what’s happening with next year’s Australian Open. The first grand slam of the year was due to take place in Melbourne on January 18-31. But issues over …
  • YouTube TV loses Tennis Channel 01 Dec 2020 01:56 YouTube TV is the best streaming TV service, but it is not perfect. For instance, over the years, prices have gone up significantly. While Google has added some great channels, the search giant has lost some too -- including some regional sports channels. …
  • Japan tennis ace Osaka to star in comic book 01 Dec 2020 01:41 TOKYO: Japan’s major-winning tennis player Naomi Osaka has welcomed a new manga comic-book series where she will star as a cartoon character in a magazine aimed at teenage girls. “Unrivaled Naomi Tenka-ichi”, which will run in “Nakayosi” magazine from late …
  • PTF chief delighted by beach tennis commencement 01 Dec 2020 01:40 KARACHI: Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) has termed the introduction of beach tennis in Pakistan a historic moment. “This is, indeed, another historic day and the PTF delights in the commencement of yet another thrilling tennis format in Pakistan,” said …
  • DM168 Sport: Rising SA tennis star Montsi to give the big time his best shot 01 Dec 2020 01:13 Kholo Montsi of South Africa in action against the 7th seeded Marco Brugnerotto (ITA) in the 1st round of the menís singles during day 2 of the SA Spring Open at Ellis Park Tennis Centre on September 25, 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Reg …
  • Tennis court lights are out at Jacksonville High 30 Nov 2020 22:43 According to information received from the Jacksonville Tennis Association, the lights are not working at the Jacksonville High School Tennis Courts; hence the courts are not available for use after dark. There is no estimated date when the repairs will be …
  • Taranaki dominate whanganui in tennis 30 Nov 2020 20:18 Taranaki ran out comfortable Victors over Whanganui in the representative tennis fixture played in Whanganui on Sunday. Initially, the fixture was rain delayed but finally got underway at 1 o'clock. Even though Whanganui's number one players of …
  • Kazakh tennis players retains spots in WTA, ATP rankings 30 Nov 2020 12:20 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan has retained her spot in the updated WTA rankings this week, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz. Rybakina remains the highest ranked tennis player in Kazakhstan at the 19th spot of the updated WTA …
  • News24.com | From majors to manga: Japan tennis ace Osaka to star in comic book 30 Nov 2020 11:41 Japan's major-winning tennis player Naomi Osaka has welcomed a new manga comic-book series where she will star as a cartoon character in a magazine aimed at teenage girls. "Unrivaled Naomi Tenka-ichi", which will run in "Nakayosi" …
  • News24.com | Tennis SA appoints new Billie Jean King Cup captain 30 Nov 2020 11:41 Roxanne Clarke has been appointed captain of South Africa’s Billie Jean King Cup team for the next four years. (Photo supplied by Tennis SA) Tennis South Africa (TSA) on Monday appointed Roxanne Clarke as captain of South Africa's Billie Jean King Cup …
  • From majors to manga: Japan tennis ace Osaka to star in comic book 30 Nov 2020 07:39 Sports / Tennis / From majors to manga: Japan tennis ace Osaka to star in comic book Share it! [mashshare] Naomi Osaka of Japan returns the ball in the third set during her Women’s Singles semifinal match against Jennifer Brady of the United States …
  • Japan's tennis champion Naomi Osaka inspires manga character 30 Nov 2020 07:04
  • Who are favourites to win all four tennis Grand Slams in 2021? 30 Nov 2020 06:03 With only three Grand Slams taking place in 2020, the spoils were very evenly split. Novak Djokovic won the last Grand Slam that took place before Coronavirus hit, winning the Australian Open Men’s Singles. It was Dominic Thiem who won the hastily …
  • Tennis: Japan's Osaka inspires own manga character 30 Nov 2020 03:22 TOKYO: Japan's three-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka has inspired a new manga character to appear in an issue of Nakayoshi magazine next month, the publishers announced on Sunday (Nov 29). Osaka, who is the world's highest paid female athlete, …
  • Table-Tennis: Quadri Records Third League Victory With TTC In German Bundesliga 29 Nov 2020 20:11 Aruna Quadri returned to winning ways with TTC RhönSprudel Fulda-Maberzell (TTC) in the Table Tennis Bundesliga as the Nigerian was instrumental to his team’s 3-1 win over TTC OE Bad Homburg at the weekend. Quadri who featured in two of the ITTF Restart …
  • Amdavadi tennis champ Ankita Raina is happy to be back to India 29 Nov 2020 15:13
  • Japanese table tennis poised to challenge China at Tokyo 2020, says coach 29 Nov 2020 14:32 Kurashima leads Japan's men's table tennis team, looking to break China's 16-year stranglehold on the Olympic men's singles title. Japanese table tennis men's head coach Kurashima Yosuke knows the challenge facing him and his team at …
  • Teddy Schurman, Jaden Bender are Holland Sentinel Co-Tennis Players of the Year 29 Nov 2020 09:10 Jaden Bender and Teddy Schurman were tough to beat this season, especially in conference play. Bender, from Holland Christian, won the OK Blue Conference title and Schurman, from West Ottawa won the OK Red Conference title at No. 1 singles. Because of …
  • US tennis player falls in love with Te Anau, wants to make Southland home 29 Nov 2020 07:31 United States tennis player Sky Lovill says Te Anau is his favorite place in the world, and he would love to make it his long-term home. The 29-year-old was a childhood tennis star which included being ranked the third-best player in the United States as …
  • Javed clinches boys' singles title at IC Inter School Tennis 29 Nov 2020 01:56 KARACHI: M Javed clinched the title of boys’ singles at the 4th IC Inter School Tennis Championships at Anjuman-e-Islamia Government Primary School Liaquatabad here the other day. In the final, Javed from Government Boys Primary School Jacob Line No. 2 …
  • Granddad who kept feeling tired had 'tennis ball-sized' tumour inside him 28 Nov 2020 15:46 A great-granddad found with a cancerous tumour the size of a tennis ball said his experience has shown him how Covid-19 has impacted the NHS. Ron Sayle, from Frodsham, Cheshire, was diagnosed with liver cancer after he complained of feeling lethargic, and …
  • Dad 'who felt tired' had tennis ball sized tumour in his liver 28 Nov 2020 05:39 A great-granddad was found with a cancerous tumour the size of a tennis ball after suddenly feeling lethargic. Ron Sayle was due to have lifesaving surgery on September 25, but on the morning of his operation, medics informed the 79-year-old the procedure …
  • Shoaib, Belday beat rivals to set up junior tennis final 28 Nov 2020 03:04 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s top junior Shoaib Khan beat Roy Keegan of Great Britain to set up final of the ITF J5 Junior Tennis Championships against Rohan Belday of USA following the one-sided semi-final here at the PTF Complex Friday. Both the finalists took …
  • Tennis coach accused of sex crimes 27 Nov 2020 20:37 A Melbourne tennis coach has been charged with sex crimes against children “under his authority”. The 57-year-old did not show up to the online filing hearing for five charges against him in the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Friday. He is facing three …
  • Your Good Health: Cancel tennis game with friend whose son has COVID 27 Nov 2020 15:47 Dear Dr. Roach: I am scheduled to play tennis with my friend tonight. His son tested positive for COVID-19 and is symptomatic as of yesterday. He has not seen his son for at least one week before the diagnosis. Is my friend safe, and would it therefore be …
  • Diego Maradona, the star attraction even at a Costa tennis tournament 27 Nov 2020 15:15 The summer of 2008 was ending and the Spanish Davis Cup team was preparing to travel to Mar del Plata where they would beat the home team 3-1 in spite of an untimely injury to Rafa Nadal. In Marbella, a wise businessman understood that that unprecedented …
  • Hotel restaurants, golf and tennis all in line for reopening but Government to warn ‘every contact counts’ 27 Nov 2020 15:13 The Government is expected to launch a major publicity campaign urging people to have a “safe Christmas” after tonight’s expected announcements of a lifting of the lockdown and the reopening of social and economic life. People will be told that “every …
  • Tennis: Organisers await government nod to allow players to train in Australian Open quarantine 27 Nov 2020 14:10 Sport Australian Open organisers said on Friday that nothing regarding the quarantine for players arriving in the country for the Grand Slam had been decided yet despite a report in local media that competitors would be able to train while in self- …
  • Tennis stars can practise in quarantine ahead of Open, ATP says 27 Nov 2020 11:26 "We are self-isolating ourselves and hopefully will be healthy soon," he wrote on Twitter. Several other men's professionals have tested positive to COVID-19 this year. One source with knowledge of the complex discussions around practising in …
  • Stats Perform agrees six-year partnership with GVC Holdings for official WTA tennis data 27 Nov 2020 09:16 Stats Perform has reached a six-year agreement with GVC Holdings, soon to become Entain plc and one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming operators, to provide a new and exclusive, official WTA tennis data service enabling in-play bets to be …
  • Girls tennis: Holm finds a home at the University of Sioux Falls 27 Nov 2020 00:42 Holm is heading to the University of Sioux Falls to play for the Cougars. On Wednesday, Nov. 18, she signed her national letter of intent in front of her friends, family and coaches at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. “Today was really important to me …
  • Crowall Surface Contractors are Offering Free Quotation for Tennis Court Installations 26 Nov 2020 21:26 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Nov 26, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Crowall Surface Contractors are offering free quotations for tennis court installations and other sports surfaces. With decades of …
  • Rafael Nadal leads tennis world in paying respect to Diego Maradona 26 Nov 2020 20:24 Spaniard Rafael Nadal led the tennis world in paying tribute to Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona who died at the age of 60 on Wednesday after suffering a heart attack. "Today the world of sports in general and football in particular has a void,…
  • Tennis: Popko strolls into Florianopolis Challenger 3rd round 26 Nov 2020 20:23 FLORIANOPOLIS. KAZINFORM – The ATP Challenger Tour event which started on November 22 is taking place in Florianopolis, Brazil, Kazinform cites Olympic.kz. In the second round of Florianopolis Challenger Kazakhstani Dmitry Popko beat Ecuadorian Roberto …
  • Tennis: Jones to continue her tennis career at Bemidji 26 Nov 2020 20:06 Next year they’ll call her a Beaver. The senior will join the Bemidji State University women’s tennis team next year as Jones signed her NCAA National Letter of Intent. Jones played No. 1 doubles for the Warriors the past two seasons. This year she teamed …
  • Maradona tribute: My name is Diego because of you, says Argentine tennis star Diego Schwartzman in emotional post 26 Nov 2020 09:43 Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona died due to a heart attack on Wednesday in his Buenos Aires home and people from across the world have expressed their tributes to the star. An interesting tribute came from another sportsman from his country. The …
  • Tennis world pays tribute to Diego Maradona 26 Nov 2020 09:40 Spaniard Rafael Nadal led the tennis world in paying tribute to Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona who died at the age of 60 on Wednesday after suffering a heart attack. “Today the world of sports in general and football in particular has a void,” Nadal …
  • GTA VP lauds Ramson’s interest to develop tennis  26 Nov 2020 08:45 Vice President of the Guyana Tennis Association (GTA) Cristy Campbell has expressed gratitude to Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport Charles Ramson Jr.,  for his continued support to tennis since entering office and his eagerness to give the racquet sport …
  • Minister Ramson reiterates call for tennis to move to higher level 26 Nov 2020 08:28 … crowns Resaul champion of Safe Tournament MINISTER of Culture, Youth and Sport Charles Ramson Jr reiterated his call for tennis to rise to the next level in Guyana on Monday night before crowning Heimraj Resaul as champion of the Safeway Tennis …
  • Nadal leads tennis world in paying respect to Maradona 26 Nov 2020 07:49 Sport Spaniard Rafael Nadal led the tennis world in paying tribute to Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona who died at the age of 60 on Wednesday after suffering a heart attack. FILE PHOTO: Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 19, 2020 …
  • Tennis Auckland to dip into reserves as $1 million lost by not having ASB Classic 25 Nov 2020 23:23 Tennis Auckland chairman Simon Vannini believes the region can make it through the year without too much disruption, despite the $1 million lost from no ASB Classic. The WTA and ATP tournaments each January props up Tennis Auckland and makes it the most …
  • Boris Becker leaves role at German Tennis Federation 25 Nov 2020 20:21
  • Andy Murray backs compulsory vaccines for tennis tournaments 25 Nov 2020 13:50 London – Andy Murray said Tuesday that tennis players should be required to have a coronavirus vaccination before they are allowed to take part in tournaments. With the 2021 tennis schedule facing inevitable issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic, three- …
  • Boris Becker leaves role at German Tennis Federation 25 Nov 2020 13:44 HAMBURG, Germany — Tennis great Boris Becker said Wednesday he is stepping down from a position overseeing youth development and the Davis Cup team at the German Tennis Federation. The six-time major winner said he no longer had enough time to do the job …
  • Murray joins calls for domestic abuse policy in tennis 25 Nov 2020 12:58
  • Murray joins calls for domestic abuse policy in tennis 25 Nov 2020 12:08 EDINBURGH: Former world number one Andy Murray has joined Novak Djokovic in urging men's tennis governing body ATP to come up with a policy on domestic abuse following allegations made against German Alexander Zverev by his ex-girlfriend Olga Sharypova …
  • Tennis-Murray joins calls for domestic abuse policy in tennis 25 Nov 2020 12:04 By Reuters Staff FILE PHOTO - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - September 27, 2020. Britain's Andy Murray in action during his first round match against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka REUTERS/Charles Platiau(Reuters) - Former world …
  • TENNIS: Okutoyi wins Seniors Challenge Series 25 Nov 2020 09:57 Anjela Okutoyi returns a ball during the ITF World Tennis Tour U18 Championships at Nairobi Club on Wed Jan 30, 2019. [Jonah Onyango, Standard] Kenya seed one Angela Okutoyi is the 2020 Seniors Challenge Series 1 champion. The 16-year-old star edged out …
  • TENNIS: Okutoyi wins Seniors Challenge Series 25 Nov 2020 09:57 Anjela Okutoyi returns a ball during the ITF World Tennis Tour U18 Championships at Nairobi Club on Wed Jan 30, 2019. [Jonah Onyango, Standard] Kenya seed one Angela Okutoyi is the 2020 Seniors Challenge Series 1 champion. The 16-year-old star edged out …
  • Tennis: Players must be able to train ahead of Australian Open, Medvedev says 25 Nov 2020 08:58 MOSCOW: ATP Finals champion Daniil Medvedev says players health will be at risk if quarantine restrictions prevent them from playing or practising in the run-up to the Australian Open. Organisers are in talks with the Victoria state government over the …
  • David Dinkins Kept Loving Tennis, No Matter Who Mocked Him 25 Nov 2020 08:06 “These programs teach our young people more than just tennis,” Dinkins wrote in The Times in 1990. “They reinforce values such as discipline, courteousness, good sportsmanship, team spirit and responsibility. And they provide our young people with an …
  • Andy Murray backs compulsory vaccine programme for tennis tournaments 25 Nov 2020 06:59
  • Tennis: 2021 Australian Open 'most likely' to be delayed 25 Nov 2020 06:06 The sports minister for Victoria state says the 2021 Australian Open in Melbourne will “most likely” be delayed by a week or two from its scheduled start of January 18. Martin Pakula also said negotiations between various levels of governments and tennis …
  • Andy Murray confident he can rejoin tennis’ elite in 2021 and win third Olympic medal 25 Nov 2020 04:07 Andy Murray is confident he can get back into the sort of shape to beat the world’s best players in 2021 as well as win a third Olympic medal.  But the former No1 is confident the extended end-of-season training block will help restore him to the upper …
  • Hamid upsets Giri in ITF Junior Tennis 25 Nov 2020 03:33 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Hamid Israr Gul upset third seed Aryan Giri of Nepal in an exciting two-set contest in the ITF Junior Tennis Championships here at the PTF Complex on Tuesday. Hamid won the first set at tie break and went on to beat Giri 7-6(3), 6-4 …
  • Australian Open delay 'likely' outcome of government talks with Tennis Australia 25 Nov 2020 03:27 A decision on when next year’s Australian Open will be held is imminent, but a delay of a week or two is the “most likely” outcome of talks between the state government, health officials and Tennis Australia. The Victorian sports and tourism minister, …
  • SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Fury at Kate Middleton's tennis club over council's £130 road fines  25 Nov 2020 02:04 The Hurlingham Club is patronised by the Duchess of Cambridge and her family, but for how much longer? A London council's aggressive tactic to prevent 'outsiders' using its cut-through roads could result in Kate Middleton and her staff being …
  • Tennis-Australian Open delay 'most likely', says state minister 25 Nov 2020 01:41 By Reuters Staff MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The Australian Open is likely to be delayed by a week or two as negotiations between organisers, the tennis tours and the Victoria government over health measures continue, the state’s sports minister said on …
  • Murray backs compulsory vaccine programme for tennis tournaments 24 Nov 2020 23:31 LONDON: Andy Murray said on Tuesday (Nov 23) that tennis players should be required to have a coronavirus vaccination before they are allowed to take part in tournaments. With the 2021 tennis schedule facing inevitable issues with the COVID-19 pandemic, …
  • Andy Murray calls for Covid-19 vaccine to be compulsory for tennis stars 24 Nov 2020 23:22 Andy Murray has admitted compulsory Covid-19 vaccines for tennis stars could put the sport on collision course with Novak Djokovic. The world No.1 had backtracked from his strong anti-vaxxer views earlier in year. But the Wimbledon champion, who caught …
  • Foothills Council names girls’ tennis all-league team 24 Nov 2020 22:23 Categories: High School Sports, Sports Three teams had multiple athletes selected to the Foothills Council girls’ tennis all-league team, the league announced Tuesday. Earning all-star recognition were Queensbury’s Megan Chase, Lexi Murray and Olivia …
  • Girls tennis: Dykema signs with MSU-Moorhead 24 Nov 2020 21:23 “When I was little, I had no idea where I wanted to go or what I wanted to do,” Dykema said. “As I got older, being closer to Osakis became more of a priority. I guess that made Moorhead stand out even more.” Dykema signed to play tennis at the University …
  • David Dinkins was a New York City mayor, and a tennis superfan 24 Nov 2020 20:19 On Monday night, former New York City mayor and staunch tennis supporter David Dinkins died at 93. Besides his significant involvement with the US Open—he helped broker a 99-year lease of land in Queens between NYC and the USTA—he founded the David Dinkins …
  • Tennis mourns the loss of ally, former NYC Mayor 24 Nov 2020 20:18 Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City The death of former New York City Mayor, David N. Dinkins, on Monday at the age of 93 hit the American tennis community especially hard as it …
  • Anyone for tennis inside ASIC? 24 Nov 2020 20:13 ASIC has until next Wednesday to appeal the Federal Court decision and Labor MP Andrew Leigh, the Shadow Assistant Minister for Treasury, is on the case. He's questioned ASIC about its intentions, and the deadline for responses to the committee is just …
  • ASIC contemplates another match with Tennis Australia 24 Nov 2020 20:13 The court case featured high-profile media executives in the witness box, including former Nine Entertainment boss David Gyngell and former Ten chief and now Rugby Australia chairman Hamish McLennan. It also dragged in Seven's commercial director Bruce …
  • Feature: Table tennis restart celebrates China's containment of COVID-19 24 Nov 2020 12:08 By sportswriters Su Bin, Zhang Xudong, Liu Jinhui BEIJING, Nov. 24 (Xinhua) -- "We are back. We make it," Steve Dainton, CEO of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), said during the ITTF #RESTART series. The series, comprising the …
  • Table tennis restart celebrates China's containment of COVID-19 24 Nov 2020 12:07 Ma Long of China celebrates after winning the men's singles final match against compatriot Fan Zhendong at 2020 ITTF finals in Zhengzhou, Nov. 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Wang Dongzhen) Table tennis players and ITTF officials are in festive mood about the …
  • My Girlfriend Wants to Play Tennis Indoors Despite the Pandemic 24 Nov 2020 11:17 In the meantime, several of my colleagues who were approved for remote instruction started to engage in activities (sharing pictures of those activities on social media) that seem to indicate they do NOT have health and safety concerns. For instance, some …
  • Hamid wins opener in ITF Junior Tennis 24 Nov 2020 01:49 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Hamid Israr Gul got off to a winning start in the ITF International Junior Tennis Championships 2020 that got underway at the PTF Complex on Monday. Hamid beat Raja Azan Ahmed Sajid (Pak) 6-1, 6-1. Mohammad Shoaib Khan is the top seed …
  • Suspension could lead to destruction – tennis chief 23 Nov 2020 23:11 ALEX EALA (FB)         By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA   Philippine Tennis Association (Philta) President Atty. Antonio Cablitas is still eligible to vote in the upcoming Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) elections this Friday as far as the certified list of voters …
  • Promising Kiwi tennis player Holly Stewart passes racquet to a new generation 23 Nov 2020 20:42 Holly Stewart knows how much a hand up can help change the course of someone’s life. She was given a tennis racquet by her uncle at the age of three and it set her on a journey around the world. And now, the 10-time New Zealand age-group champion is in a …
  • Narragansett Girls Varsity Tennis Team! 23 Nov 2020 20:18 Posted on November 23, 2020 Congratulations to this week’s Showcase Cinemas High School Team of the Week: Narragansett Girls Varsity Tennis! This week’s spotlight was sent in by Abby Hummel: This team is not only shining on the court, today the girls …
  • Australian Open could be ‘really dangerous’ for tennis players 23 Nov 2020 19:44 It's a sign of the times, though, that he's thinking more about his health than winning a debut slam, given the way the ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to impact international travel.Medvedev, the newly crowned ATP Finals champion, tells CNN …
  • Team GB coaches see talent emerging but grassroots tennis needs nurturing 23 Nov 2020 19:00 For one cloudy afternoon, Luke Milligan was as famous as Tim Henman. For the first time in 58 years, two Englishmen – one the 19-year-old son of a north London cab driver, the other the British No 1 from a gilded tennis dynasty – shared the stage on Centre …
  • Analysis: Medvedev, Thiem get tennis set for intriguing 2021 23 Nov 2020 18:26 No one thinks it’s time to write off Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal — or even Roger Federer — just yet. Well, they shouldn’t, anyway. Still, the season-ending ATP Finals set the stage for an intriguing 2021 in men’s tennis with the emergence of Daniil …
  • Why Medvedev's ATP Tour Finals win does not signal change of guard in tennis yet 23 Nov 2020 17:46 Written by Gaurav Bhatt | New Delhi | November 23, 2020 10:32:16 pm Daniil Medvedev of Russia holds up the winners trophy after defeating Dominic Thiem of Austria in the final of the ATP World Finals tennis match at the ATP World Finals tennis tournament …
  • Kazakhstani male tennis players up in ATP doubles individual rankings 23 Nov 2020 14:32 LONDON. KAZINFORM – The Association of Tennis Professionals has updated its doubles individual rankings in men’s professional tennis, Kazinform cites Sports.kz. Topping the rankings are Novak Djokovic of Serbia, Rafael Nadal of Spain, and Dominic Thiem of …