• Serena Williams, other tennis pros can't stay at private homes during French Open despite presence of fans 24 Sep 2020 21:06 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. U.S. tennis pro Serena Williams will not have the luxury of staying at her apartment in Paris when she participates in the French Open later this month, officials …
  • Tennis-French Open allowed only 1,000 people a day, prime minister says 24 Sep 2020 20:13 By Reuters Staff PARIS, Sept 24 (Reuters) - The French Open will be able to welcome only 1,000 people a day, including players, staff and organisers, down from the 5,000 spectators it had hoped for, Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Thursday. “We will …
  • Prep rewind: Dux win OK Green tennis title; WO wins Wooden Shoe 24 Sep 2020 19:28 The Zeeland West boys tennis team claimed the regular-season OK Green championship on Wednesday with a 5-3 win over Mona Shores. It is the first conference title in boys tennis for the Dux. The match started tightly contested with many flights going back …
  • Girls tennis notes: Lincoln-Way Central’s Kara Rimkunas finds home away from home on courts at her dad’s alma mater, Andrew 24 Sep 2020 19:08
  • Tennis-Hong Kong Open cancelled due to COVID-19 24 Sep 2020 18:14
  • Israeli tennis start-up Slinger Bag nets Dunlop partnership 24 Sep 2020 18:11
  • Court convicts 12 over tennis-playing protest at Swiss bank 24 Sep 2020 16:45 GENEVA (AP) — A Swiss appeals court on Thursday convicted a dozen environmental activists who took part in a rogue tennis match inside a Lausanne branch of Credit Suisse to protest the Swiss bank’s links to the petrochemicals sector. Overturning a lower …
  • Prep rewind: Ionia tennis tops Lakewood 24 Sep 2020 13:35 Sentinel Staff Wednesday Sep 23, 2020 at 9:16 PM The Ionia boys varsity tennis team won Wednesday night beating Lakewood 7-1. There were three forfeits with Ionia winning at fourth singles and third and fourth doubles. At first singles. Sam Eppler won a …
  • Virgin to show French open tennis matches in 4K Ultra HD with HDR 24 Sep 2020 12:56 Virgin Media will broadcast the French Open from Roland-Garros in 4K Ultra HD (UHD) with High Dynamic Range (HDR) when Eurosport's coverage of the tennis tournament starts on 27 September. Virgin will use Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG) technology to broadcast …
  • Professional Tennis Needs More Players Like Naomi Osaka 24 Sep 2020 12:54 In this year’s U.S. Open, held in New York City from Aug. 31 to Sept. 13, the quality of tennis was unmatched despite extensive public health restrictions. Defending champions Bianca Andreescu and Rafael Nadal opted not to play in this year’s tournament, …
  • Coldwater tennis finishes off tough week with loss to Northwest 24 Sep 2020 11:53 Troy Tennyson [email protected] @ttennysonCDR Thursday Sep 24, 2020 at 12:52 AM COLDWATER — The Coldwater Cardinal tennis team saw a tough week of competition come to an end Wednesday night with a heart breaking loss to Northwest by the score …
  • Wolves and Tigers start state tennis tournament play today 24 Sep 2020 10:31 Wyo4News Staff, [email protected] (September 24, 2020) — The Wyoming State High School tennis tournament starts up today in Gillette. The tournament will last until Saturday. Players for Green River and Rock Springs will be competing for individual and …
  • Tennis ladies play in Sunflower Quad 24 Sep 2020 09:54 Derrick Abromeit Three tennis meets in three days…that is plenty of tennis. The varsity women traveled to Olathe Sept. 17 for a Sunflower League Quad with SMNorthwest, SMWest, and ONorthwest. I was pleased with the progress we’ve made this week, said …
  • Former tennis champion wants fans at French Open 24 Sep 2020 09:41 Former tennis champion Leconte supports decision to allow spectators at French Open Last updated 26 minutes ago | By Reuters Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against Switzerland's Roger Federer during their semifinal match of the French Open …
  • Tennis star Naomi Osaka among athletes on 'Time 100' list 24 Sep 2020 07:21 US Open champion Naomi Osaka, American soccer player Megan Rapinoe and Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes were among the athletes named on the 2020 "Time 100" list of the most influential people in the world. The annual list, which is not ranked, …
  • Galesburg Girls Tennis: Streaks edge Panthers 5-4 24 Sep 2020 07:04 By Martha Shea/For The Register-Mail Wednesday Sep 23, 2020 at 6:25 PM EAST MOLINE – The Galesburg High School girls tennis team edged United Township 5-4 on Tuesday. The Silver Streaks’ Camryn Anderson defeated Khrystina Reynolds 6-4, 6-3 in the No. 2 …
  • T/dad Table Tennis association awaits ministry clearance 24 Sep 2020 06:27 The local table-tennis fraternity will continue to wait for clearance from the Ministry of Health and, by extension, the Government, in order to resume action. According to the public health regulations to combat the community spread of the coronavirus, …
  • Dimond tops Bartlett, Eagle River beats rival Mustangs in high school tennis 24 Sep 2020 04:51 A girls doubles match produced drama Wednesday in Dimond’s 7-2 win over Bartlett in a Cook Inlet Conference tennis match at the Alaska Club East. Sally Yu and Mira Olds of Dimond held off Anna Shipman and Haley Chadwich 7-5, 7-6 to give the Lynx a sweep of …
  • Scouting state tennis: Cheyenne Mountain can challenge for back-to-back titles; 42 local athletes will begin play Friday 24 Sep 2020 03:46 The 2020 state boys' tennis tournaments kick off Friday in Denver and Pueblo as Class 5A teams will compete at the Gates Tennis Center, while 4A will battle at Pueblo City Park. Twelve singles players and 15 doubles teams qualified from the Pikes Peak …
  • Village Board holds off on agreement to have park district manage Bath and Tennis Club in 2021 24 Sep 2020 02:51 The park district wants the village to commit to providing additional parking at the Bath and Tennis Club, which recently lost about 70 spaces to construction of a public works salt dome. And village staff estimates it will cost about $500,000 to create …
  • Pirates take six of seven from DL tennis 24 Sep 2020 02:46 The Crookston Pirates won five matches in straight sets and defeated Detroit Lakes 6-1 in girls tennis Tuesday afternoon in Crookston. Mya Anderson picked up the Lakers’ victory at two-singles with a straight set win over Hanna Lindemoen three and one. …
  • Tennis: French Open reduces live spectators 24 Sep 2020 01:25 In this file photo taken on June 8, 2018 spectators watch a match between Spain’s Rafael Nadal and Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro during their men’s singles semifinal of the The Roland Garros 2018 French Open tennis tournament in Paris.(Photo by …
  • Choir director has Richwoods tennis team hitting high notes 23 Sep 2020 23:45 PEORIA — Richwoods choir director Terry Cole appears to have the girls on the school’s tennis team playing more in harmony this season in his third year as their coach. The Knights struggled during his first two years after Cole took over the team before …
  • French tennis player plays after testing positive for coronavirus 23 Sep 2020 22:51 French tennis player Benoit Paire was allowed to compete at the Hamburg Open despite twice testing positive for coronavirus, he said on Wednesday. Key points: Benoit Paire was forced to withdraw from the US Open earlier this month after testing positive …
  • French tennis player allowed to compete despite twice testing positive for Covid-19 23 Sep 2020 22:14 French tennis player Benoit Paire is demanding more clarity over coronavirus rules after playing at the Hamburg Open while being Covid-19 positive. Benoit Paire of France plays a backhand shot against John Millman of Australia during day four of the 2020 …
  • Camdenton girls tennis continues on roll with win over Osage 23 Sep 2020 22:01 In an uncertain era during the age of COVID-19, Camdenton has shown that it helps to have some continuity and experience on the tennis courts. In an uncertain era during the age of COVID-19, Camdenton has shown that it helps to have some continuity and …
  • A Girl Wanted to Try Out for Boys Tennis. Ginsburg Helped Make it Happen. 23 Sep 2020 22:01 In time, the case was put on hold, and eventually dropped, after the state reversed course and agreed to allow girls to try out for boys teams. But though the result immediately opened new doors for young female athletes across the state, the payoff for …
  • Lexington Tennis has Great Day 23 Sep 2020 21:55 Lexington beat Adams Central 8-1 in their dual on Tuesday. Winning matches for Lexington included Henry Goodwin, Ethan Mins, Topher Swartz, Agustin Lopez and Keith Allen. Winners in doubles action included, Agustin Lopez and Keith Allen, Ethan Mins and …
  • Tuesday Roundup: Chanhassen tennis remains unbeaten with comeback win 23 Sep 2020 21:47 Down three matches to one, a perfect record on the line, Chanhassen girls tennis not only was battling St. Louis Park, but also the sun setting. The Storm's Lauren Spear rallied from a set down to win 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 before the doubles teams of Ellie …
  • 50 years after Billie Jean King's rebellion, is tennis pay really equal? 23 Sep 2020 21:39 This is an excerpt from The Buzzer, which is CBC Sports' daily email newsletter. Stay up to speed on what's happening in sports by subscribing here. On Sept. 23, 1970, Billie Jean King and eight other women's professional tennis players joined …
  • Tennis finds bright spots in empty fall season 23 Sep 2020 21:36 Posted By Brendan Balsamo on Sep 23, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every walk of life in 2020. It has been more than six months since sports shut down in the United States, and college sports are still feeling the impact. On Aug. 12, the Big East …
  • Original 9 trailblazers stood for tennis equality in 1970 23 Sep 2020 21:16 NEW YORK (AP) - Billie Jean King and eight other women of the “Original 9” are celebrating the 50th anniversary of signing $1 contracts and breaking away from the U.S. tennis establishment to form the Virginia Slims circuit in 1970. It helped launch the …
  • ‘Don’t play tennis just for making money’ 23 Sep 2020 20:34 The new hero of world tennis, Dominic Thiem, is sure to challenge the dominant trio — Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer — and their stranglehold on Grand Slam titles. The 27-year-old Thiem has been in the top-10 from 2016, and thus it was no …
  • Tipp tennis tops Troy: Tuesday tennis roundup 23 Sep 2020 19:53 Tippecanoe’s Amelia Zweizig hits a volley at the net as doubles partner Eliza Zweizig looks on Tuesday against Troy. Josh Brown | Miami Valley Today Troy’s Cady Rhea hits a forehand Tuesday against Tippecanoe. Josh Brown | Miami Valley Today Tippecanoe’s …
  • Tennis stays hot, tops Pipestone twice in 3-0 week 23 Sep 2020 19:25 The St. James girls tennis team kept their unbeaten season alive with a pair of gutsy 5-2 victories over Pipestone and Luverne. St. James graduate Colin Hoppe— now an assistant coach at Pipestone— returned to hometown to see his Arrows put up a quality …
  • Suzanna McLellan • Visitation tennis 23 Sep 2020 18:17 A sophomore, McLellan won her first four singles matches of the season. The highlight was a 6-2, 6-1 win over John Burroughs’ Ainsley Heidbreder, a state singles finalist last season. McLellan also has an 8-1 win in a match against Cor Jesu, a 6-0, 6-0 …
  • Tennis: Tired Paire unsure of French Open after two positive COVID-19 tests 23 Sep 2020 16:22 HAMBURG: France's Benoit Paire, who was forced out of the US Open after testing positive for COVID-19, says his participation in the French Open next week is unclear after twice testing positive for coronavirus at the ATP tournament in Hamburg. The 31- …
  • Wingers overhaul tennis lineup against Panthers 23 Sep 2020 14:51 For the first time all year, Chloe Struss and Hanna Kosek weren't slotted in to play No. 1 and No. 2 singles for the Red Wing girls' tennis team. Instead they paired up to play No. 1 doubles on Tuesday at Rochester Century. Struss and Kosek weren…
  • Remembering the Original 9, the pioneers of women's tennis 23 Sep 2020 13:56 As Naomi Osaka lay down in the centre of Arthur Ashe Stadium, her third grand slam title secured, it offered a moment to reflect on a momentous fortnight, one that saw her return to her fluid best on the court while lending her voice to the fight against …
  • Ionia tennis falls in conference title-clinching match to Lansing Catholic, reflects on successful season 23 Sep 2020 13:47 The Bulldogs’ tennis team ran through the majority of their conference competition this season to set up a final home match to take the conference championship on Monday against Lansing Catholic. Ionia head coach Scott Pischea knew it’d be a tall task for …
  • Tennis-Paire says he played in Hamburg despite testing positive for COVID-19 23 Sep 2020 13:44 By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - Frenchman Benoit Paire said on Wednesday that he was allowed to play in the Hamburg Open despite testing positive for COVID-19 because the “rules are different” in Germany. Paire, who caused a storm at the U.S. Open last month …
  • FRENCH OPEN 2020: Test your tennis knowledge with an AP quiz 23 Sep 2020 13:20 How well do you know the French Open, usually each year’s second Grand Slam tennis tournament but the third and… How well do you know the French Open, usually each year’s second Grand Slam tennis tournament but the third and last of 2020? Give this AP quiz …
  • Girls tennis: Cardinal’s chemistry continues to persevere in win over Spuds 23 Sep 2020 12:49 "We started well by winning Nos. 3 and 4 singles and Nos. 1 and 2 doubles," Alexandria head coach Dave Ronning said. "I think that was encouraging to get those right off the bat. I always want the kids to look around the courts at their …
  • Oxford tennis moves two matches above .500 23 Sep 2020 12:48   By Teddy Rydquist Leader Staff Writer Playing three matches in three days, the Oxford Wildcats sandwiched a September 16 loss to the rival Lake Orion Dragons between two shutout victories. On Tuesday, September 15, the Wildcats traveled to Ferndale for …
  • Tennis-Clay queen Halep firm favourite for French Open after winning streak 23 Sep 2020 12:03 Sept 23 (Reuters) - Simona Halep is heavily favoured to add a second French Open title to her Grand Slam cabinet, brimming with confidence on the back of a 14-match winning streak and fighting fit having skipped the U.S. hardcourt season due to COVID-19. …
  • Area Girls Tennis: Patriots defend home court over Cards 23 Sep 2020 07:21 PEQUOT LAKES — The Pequot Lakes doubles teams of Morgan Lueck-Afton Crocker and Kelbee Lampi-Lexi Peterson avenged earlier losses to Staples-Motley leading the Patriots to a 7-0 Mid-State Conference victory over the Cardinals Tuesday, Sept. 22. The two …
  • The Week Ahead: Tennis showdown coming up 23 Sep 2020 07:02 The Abington Heights-Scranton Prep girls tennis match decides Lackawanna League supremacy in most seasons. This season should be no different. Both teams are 8-0 and the last two unbeatens in the league. They are scheduled to meet at Scranton Prep Tuesday, …
  • Powerful St. James Area defeats WHS girls tennis team 23 Sep 2020 06:37 ST. JAMES -- It's seems practically an impossible task to beat the St. James Area girls tennis team in this fall season, and on Monday the Saints continued their impressive show with a 7-0 win over the visiting Worthington Trojans. St. James won six …
  • Boys tennis: Bismarck Legacy 9, Jamestown 0 23 Sep 2020 04:49 Tuesday, Sept. 22 Bismarck Legacy 9, Jamestown 0 Singles No. 1: Corby Svihovec, BL def. Ryder Pringle 6-1, 6-2. No. 2: Jay Moylan, BL def. Gage Orr 7-6 (0), 0-6. No. 3: Anthony Janes, BL def. Kaden Schmidt 6-2, 6-1. No. 4: Nick Mathern, BL def. Nolan Nenow …
  • Girls Tennis Roundup: Willmar Cardinals eek out a tough win at Fergus Falls 23 Sep 2020 04:35 The Cardinals earned victories at Nos. 3 and 4 singles and Nos. 1 and 3 doubles. Two matches went three sets. At No. 3 doubles, Willmar’s Rebecca Laurence and Kylee Berget beat Paige Pearson and Amber Anderson 6-1, 5-7, 6-2. At No 1 singles, the Otters’ …
  • Girls Tennis: With season up in the air, Warriors down Lumberjacks 23 Sep 2020 04:18 The No. 2 doubles team of Ally Goeden and Brynn Folden were not shy about displaying their excitement about coming back from a 3-0 deficit in the first set to claim a 7-5 (3), 6-3 victory for the Brainerd Warriors who captured the battle of unbeatens with …
  • Remembering Mark Halaby Gordon, entrepreneur, tennis player, dog lover 23 Sep 2020 03:42 Gordon and his beloved Conan, a Bernese Mountain dog, could be found together at the Northside farmers market, Saul’s, and Masse’s. Mark Gordon. Photo: Gordon family It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Mark Halaby Gordon, 56 of Berkeley on …
  • Adrian tennis sweeps SMCC 23 Sep 2020 02:33 The Adrian boys tennis team took care of Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central Monday as the Maples won all eight flights to sweep the day. Brendan Howard got the win at No. 1 singles, 6-1, 6-1, while Jared Staib won at No. 2, 5-7, 6-1, 6-0 and Michael Tan won …
  • Elliott: The 'Original Nine' of women's tennis made history — and a dollar each — 50 years ago 23 Sep 2020 00:38 Fifty years ago on Wednesday, holding a dollar bill and wearing smiles illuminated by more hope than certainty, nine women changed the course of professional sports. Stymied by a system that relegated them to back courts and meager paydays while favoring …
  • Tennis: Medvedev falls at first hurdle in Hamburg 23 Sep 2020 00:27 LONDON: Top seed Daniil Medvedev suffered a stunning 6-4 6-3 defeat by Frenchman Ugo Humbert in his first claycourt match of the 2020 season at the Hamburg European Open on Tuesday. Fresh off his run to the U.S. Open semi-finals, world number five Medvedev …
  • 'They won't buy tickets to see women': 50 years on from a tennis rebellion 22 Sep 2020 23:15 If Kristy Pigeon’s father had had his way, she certainly would not have been a tennis player. She would have spent her youth as a cheerleader with ample angora sweatshirts and then in college her priority would have been the pursuit of her future husband, …
  • Tennis: Sport doesn't get any pettier than the Italian Open prize money 22 Sep 2020 21:19 COMMENT: Rome was responsible for some of the greatest advancements in world history but it's being dragged kicking and screaming into the era of equality. Case in point, the Italian Open. The traditional lead-in tournament to Roland Garros has …
  • Call for tennis court cash to go on ‘urgent need’ rejected over legal rules 22 Sep 2020 20:37 PUBLISHED: 19:53 22 September 2020 | UPDATED: 21:25 22 September 2020 Jessica Frank-Keyes, Local democracy reporter Residents protesting against the Heigham Park tennis court changes. Photo: John Greenaway Archant A fresh petition against plans to replace …
  • High school golf and tennis: Elsa Mefford, Carlinville dominate quad meet 22 Sep 2020 19:33 STAUNTON – Elsa Mefford led Carlinville to a 19-shot victory with a 3-over-par 39 in the quadrangular meet at Timber Lakes Golf Course between Staunton, Hillsboro, Raymond Lincolnwood and Carlinville. Mefford bogied two of the first three holes before …
  • Tennis: Andreescu pulls out of French Open, to take rest of 2020 off 22 Sep 2020 19:10 LONDON: Canada's Bianca Andreescu has pulled out of the French Open and will take the rest of the season off to focus on her recuperation, the world number seven said on Tuesday (Sep 22). Andreescu, who did not defend her 2019 US Open crown in New York …
  • Andreescu out for rest of tennis season to focus on health and training 22 Sep 2020 17:46 TORONTO — Bianca Andreescu says she is taking the remainder of the tennis season off to focus on her health and training. The Canadian tennis star made the announcement Tuesday on Twitter. The decision was expected after the 20-year-old from Mississauga, …
  • Bianca Andreescu to skip rest of the tennis season 22 Sep 2020 17:38 Three days after withdrawing from the French Open, which begins Sunday, Canada's Bianca Andreescu announced she will skip the rest of the tennis season. The 2019 U.S. Open champion announced the decision on Twitter Tuesday, promising to devote her …
  • Redevelopment of tennis centre for housing approved despite locational concerns 22 Sep 2020 16:30 An inspector has accepted the loss of a tennis centre to 23 flats in open countryside in the Surrey green belt, finding the limited harm arising from the conflict with the spatial strategy of the local plan would not significantly and demonstrably outweigh …
  • Tennis: Dzumhur and coach taking legal action against French Open organisers over COVID-19 test 22 Sep 2020 16:24 PARIS: Bosnian player Damir Dzumhur is taking legal action against French Open organisers after he was barred from entering the qualification round after his coach Petar Popovic tested positive for COVID-19. Popovic tested positive but argued it was a …
  • Kazakhstani tennis players down in ATP rankings 22 Sep 2020 13:21 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin lost one spot up in the updated ATP rankings this week, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz. The Kazakhstani moved from number 86 to number 87. Another representative of Kazakhstan Alexander Bublik …
  • Swiss tennis star Roger Federer tops Forbes’ rich-list as Barcelona legend Messi joins exclusive club 22 Sep 2020 13:00 TENNIS star Roger Federer has been revealed as topping Forbes’ top 100 earning sportspersons list in 2020. It is the first time the 39-year-old has taken the spot, thanks to an enviable list of sponsorship endorsements including Credit Suisse, Mercedes …
  • Tennis: India's Ramkumar out of French Open qualifiers 22 Sep 2020 12:11 IMAGE: Ramkumar Ramanathan lost eight break points in his loss. Photograph: Files Ramkumar Ramanathan's bid to qualify for his maiden Grand Slam singles main draw fell flat after his straight set defeat against French wild card Tristan Lamasine in the …
  • Red Raiders Record Seven Wins on Saturday at Lakes Tennis Invite - Texas Tech Red Raiders 22 Sep 2020 11:50 FRISCO, Texas – Texas Tech men's tennis team notched five doubles victories and a pair of singles wins in the second day of action at the Lakes Tennis Invite in Frisco. Tech began their day by taking three of four doubles matches in the morning session …
  • Jordan records first varsity tennis victory 22 Sep 2020 11:24 By Jack Marrion, Staff writer Published 5:32 pm CDT, Monday, September 21, 2020 The Jordan tennis team won the first varsity match in school history Sept. 15 in Bryan, defeating Rudder 18-1 to begin District 19-5A play. The Jordan tennis team won the first …
  • Remembering the Original 9, the pioneers of women's tennis who allowed future generations to live their dream 22 Sep 2020 11:22 For some of the founding figures of modern tennis, it also offered a chance to reflect on how far the sport has come over the past 50 years.That group of players, known as the Original 9, laid the foundations for the women's game as we know it, paving …
  • Tennis: Fans fume online as Rome title winners split by 10 euros in prize money 22 Sep 2020 10:41 REUTERS: Organisers of the Italian Open and the tennis Tours came under fire on social media after it emerged that Rome men's champion Novak Djokovic was paid 10 euros (US$11.74) more than women's winner Simona Halep. Djokovic, who beat Argentine …
  • Islington tennis player opens up about addiction in new short film 22 Sep 2020 10:02 PUBLISHED: 09:31 22 September 2020 Hayley Clarke Steven McCann. Picture: Submitted by the LTA Archant A recovering addict who reignited his love of tennis at an Islington club has spoken about his experience in a new short film. As World Mental Health day …
  • Original 9, Lleyton Hewitt, Lisa Raymond among nominees for tennis Hall Class of 2021 22 Sep 2020 08:46 By: AP | Newport | September 22, 2020 1:35:45 pm Lleyton Hewitt won the US Open in 2001 and Wimbledon in 2002. (File photo)Billie Jean King and the other members of the Original 9 who laid the groundwork for the women’s professional tennis tour are the …
  • Tennis: Halep taking her game to a higher plane after shutdown 22 Sep 2020 08:39 REUTERS: Simona Halep said she had found inner calm during tennis's coronavius shutdown and that she had returned to the courts with more maturity and perspective on the game. Halep won the Dubai title before the WTA Tour's suspension in March and …
  • Prep rewind: Holland tennis edges Zeeland East 22 Sep 2020 07:42 The Holland boys tennis team defeated Zeeland East 5-3 on Monday in an OK Green showdown. The Dutch swept the singles matches as Neil VanFaasen defeated Riley Wilson 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1. Sean Ruhf beat Paul Freeman 7-5, 7-6(0) at No. 2. Cristian Castro- …
  • ASICS Supports Tennis Coaching Community With New Virtual Academy 22 Sep 2020 06:43 HOOFDDORP, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 22, 2020-- ASICS EMEA today announced the launch of the ASICS TENNIS ACADEMY, a virtual community platform that gives tennis coaches access to advice and training from industry experts. This press release …
  • No hiccup this time for Pekin girls tennis player 22 Sep 2020 06:32 PEKIN -- Revenge is sweet. Amara Howell, Pekin's No. 1 singles girls tennis player, got some revenge Saturday, beating Peoria Notre Dame's Mary Breitbach 6-2, 6-1 in the fifth-place match at the eight-team Bloomington Gold Invitational. Breitbach …
  • Warragul Tennis Club get grant boost 22 Sep 2020 06:29 Miller Ireland serves to start another game last year. BBTA are targeting October 10 as their start date this season. ANZ bank has announced that the Warragul Tennis Club will be one of 20 recipients of its Community Grant program, which helps to support …
  • New Ulm tops River Valley 4-3 in tennis 22 Sep 2020 05:04 SLEEPY EYE — The New Ulm Eagles tennis team followed up last week’s home win over River Valley with a 4-3 win in Sleepy Eye on Monday afternoon. The Eagles won three of four singles matches, and Emily Guggisberg and Maddi O’Connor won in 1st doubles to …
  • Region 9 tennis recap: Crimson Cliffs on top with Desert Hills, Pine View 1 game back 22 Sep 2020 02:55 Snow Canyon at Pine View, St. George, Utah, Sept. 15, 2020 | Photo by Dave Larson, St. George News ST. GEORGE — As the Region 9 girls tennis regular season winds to a close this week, players are hoping to finish strong in order to land favorable bracket …
  • Hoover girls tennis wins thriller over Jackson in battle of state powers 22 Sep 2020 02:32 State No. 4-ranked Hoover edges No. 10 Jackson by virtue of tense doubles match. JACKSON TWP. The Polar Bears are never out of it. You knew as much from the banner at the Jackson Park tennis courts on an idyllic Monday when one almost could forget the need …
  • Tennis world No. 1 Barty aces Aussie golf tournament 22 Sep 2020 00:50 Ashleigh Barty proved she has what it takes on a course designed by Greg Norman, claiming the Brookwater Golf Club women’s title near Brisbane with a commanding 7 and 5 triumph in the matchplay final. — Reuters pic SYDNEY, Sept 21 — Multi-talented Ashleigh …
  • Tennis: Trailblazing 'Original 9' headline Hall of Fame nominees 21 Sep 2020 23:31 LONDON: The 'Original 9' group, whose efforts ultimately led to the creation of the WTA, headlined the list of nominees up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. The 'Original 9', who took a stand against a disparity in …
  • Canadian tennis star Denis Shapovalov reaches top-10 of ATP rankings 21 Sep 2020 21:49 TORONTO — Denis Shapovalov has become just the second Canadian to break into the top-10 of the world men's tennis rankings. The ATP Tour confirmed that Shapovalov will move up four spots to No. 10 after Diego Schwartzman, who defeated Shapovalov in the …
  • Wyoming High School State Tennis Championships: Sept. 24-26, 2020 21 Sep 2020 21:41 Wyoming State tennis is set to play this weekend. Gillette is the host of the tournament this year. It will be a three-day event starting on Thursday and ending on Saturday. Matches will be played at four venues. Campbell County High School courts, Thunder …
  • Tennis: Djokovic wins fifth Italian Open to make Masters history 21 Sep 2020 20:50 ROME: World number one Novak Djokovic overcame a sluggish start to lift his fifth Italian Open title on Monday, defeating Argentine Diego Schwartzman 7-5 6-3 for a record 36th ATP Masters crown. Playing in his maiden ATP 1000 final, eighth seed Schwartzman …
  • Milwaukee Divine Savior Holy Angels remain No. 1 in girls tennis state rankings 21 Sep 2020 20:48 The Milwaukee Divine Savior Holy Angels girls tennis team remained top-ranked in this week’s Wisconsin High School Tennis Coaches Association state rankings, released Monday.Whitefish Bay jumped from eighth to second.No area girls tennis teams were ranked. …
  • Grafton school’s surprise visit from Australian tennis legend 21 Sep 2020 20:21 ST MARY’S Primary School in Grafton had a surprise visitor on Friday when Australian legend Todd Woodbridge dialled in during the Tennis NSW roadshow. The Australian Open doubles champion and now Channel Nine sports broadcaster virtually interacted with St …
  • Original 9, Hewitt, Raymond among nominees for tennis Hall 21 Sep 2020 19:48 Updated 2:27 pm CDT, Monday, September 21, 2020 NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Billie Jean King and the other members of the Original 9 who laid the groundwork for the women’s professional tennis tour are the first group nominated together for the International …
  • Hewitt nominated for International Tennis Hall of Fame 21 Sep 2020 19:15 Legendary Australian tennis player and former world No.1 Lleyton Hewitt has been nominated for inclusion to the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Five former players are among the latest nominees to join the more than 250 members already in the hall of …
  • Tennis-Six players out of French Open qualifying due to COVID-19 21 Sep 2020 19:15 By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - Six players in the men’s and women’s qualifying draw for the French Open have been withdrawn due to COVID-19 concerns, organisers have said. FILE PHOTO: Tennis - ATP Masters 1000 - Italian Open - Foro Italico, Rome, Italy - …
  • Tennis staple John Short dies at age 76 21 Sep 2020 19:13 Longtime Longboat Key Public Tennis Center player John Short died Sept. 12. He was 76.  Originally from Philadelphia, Short and his wife of 39 years, Christine, came to Longboat Key in the early 2000s following his retirement as CEO of Opinion Research …
  • Chinese Tennis Association Tour women's singles results 21 Sep 2020 18:10 CHANGSHA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Following are the selected results of the women's singles at the Chinese Tennis Association (CTA) Tour held in central China's city of Changsha on Monday (prefix number denotes seeding): First round 2-Wang Yafan bt …
  • Muditambi Ravele resigns as Tennis SA board member 21 Sep 2020 17:34 Veteran sports administrator Muditambi Ravele has confirmed that she has resigned from her position as Tennis South Africa (TSA) board member. Ravele has been involved in a long running battle with SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) …
  • Growth of junior tennis key to revival of EP 21 Sep 2020 17:33 PREMIUM Creating stronger tennis players will not come from coaching alone but through participation in competitive matches and building strong hubs from which players can be sourced. These were the thoughts of Tennis Nelson Mandela Bay’s junior committee …
  • Veteran resigns as Tennis SA board member 21 Sep 2020 16:33 Veteran sports administrator Muditambi Ravele confirmed she has resigned as Tennis SA board member. Ravele has been involved in a long-running battle with SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) acting president Barry Hendricks and Tennis SA …
  • Ashleigh Barty trades tennis racket for golf club to win local championship 21 Sep 2020 13:11 By: Sports Desk | Updated: September 21, 2020 5:28:19 pm Australia's Ashleigh Barty (REUTERS/File Photo) Ashleigh Barty, who is the top-ranked WTA player in the world, will not defend her title at the French Open this month but that hasn’t stopped …
  • Longboat Key Tennis Center courts updated 21 Sep 2020 12:45 For the coming fall season, courts 4, 5, 6 at the Longboat Key Tennis Center will have new lines and better drainage, but by the end of summer 2021, they'll undergo full overhauls. The tennis center recently had some light maintenance done on three of …
  • Women’s tennis’ world number one Ash Barty wins golf championship 21 Sep 2020 11:46 Australia's Ashleigh Barty (REUTERS/File Photo) World number one Ash Barty will not defend her title at the French Open, which is scheduled to be held later this month. However, that hasn’t stopped the tennis star from winning silverware. The …
  • Tennis world No 1 Ashleigh Barty aces Aussie golf tournament 21 Sep 2020 11:39 Ashleigh Barty (Getty Images) Multi-talented Ashleigh Barty has conquered tennis, been a professional cricketer and has now added another string to her sporting bow by winning a golf tournament. The world No 1 Australian would ordinarily be in Europe …