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Wimbledon to hold 'emergency meeting'

Wimbledon could be postponed or even canceled after All England Club chiefs called an “emergency meeting” for next week to discuss whether to go ahead with this year's tournament amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/26 17:18:41

French Open date change over pandemic rocks tennis

The global tennis calendar has been thrown into further chaos after the decision by French Open organizers to postpone the Grand Slam, with players and rival tournaments critical of the apparently unilateral move.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/19 17:38:40

Players cry foul after shock French Open move

Tennis players around the world have hit out at the lack of communication from the game's governing bodies in the wake of the French Open's shock switch to September from May because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/3/18 18:03:46

Miami Open to go ahead after Indian Wells axed

Organizers of the Miami Open said Monday the tournament was still set to go ahead, a day after the ATP/WTA Indian Wells event in California was cancelled due to coronavirus. A brief statement released by organizers on Twitter said preparations for the March 23-April 5 event were “moving forward as scheduled.”
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/10 17:38:40

Indian Wells canceled over coronavirus fears

The ATP and WTA tennis tournament in Indian Wells, California, has been canceled over concerns about the outbreak of the new coronavirus, making it the first major sporting event in the US to be scrubbed due to health concerns.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/9 17:03:41

Clijsters keen to improve after defeat

Former world No.1 Kim Clijsters said she was looking forward to getting more matches under her belt and improving, after losing 6-3, 7-5 to Briton Johanna Konta in the opening round of the Monterrey Open on Tuesday evening.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/3/4 18:28:42

Nadal cruises past Fritz to win Mexico title

World No.2 Rafael Nadal captured his first title of 2020, easily defeating unseeded Taylor Fritz in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2, in the final of the ATP Mexico Open on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/1 18:43:42

Sharapova 'legend with mind of champion,' says Djokovic

Novak Djokovic hailed Maria Sharapova as a “legend” with “the mind of a champion” after the Russian superstar announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 32 on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/27 19:08:40

Nadal feels at home in Acapulco

Rafael Nadal says the Mexican Open in Acapulco feels “a little bit like home” as the Spaniard returns to action on Tuesday for the first time since being dethroned as world No.1 by Novak Djokovic.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/27 11:38:41

Opelka fires 27 aces in beating Nishioka in Florida for second ATP title

Towering American Reilly Opelka beat Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka in three sets to win his second career ATP Tour title at the Delray Beach Open in Florida on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2020/2/24 23:43:40

Thiem stopped in bid to pass Federer in world rankings

World No.4 Dominic Thiem of Austria missed a chance to reach a career-best third in the ATP rankings with a Rio Open quarterfinal loss Saturday to Italy's Gianluca Mager.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/23 18:23:40

Australian Open winner Kenin loses to Rybakina

The US' Sofia Kenin lost her first WTA match since winning the Australian Open earlier this month as she went down 6-7 (2/7), 6-3, 6-3 to Elena Rybakina on Tuesday at the Dubai Championships.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/19 20:38:40

Clijsters 'feels good' despite Dubai defeat

Kim Clijsters says she is going to plough ahead with her tennis comeback despite losing her return match 6-2, 7-6 (8/6) to Garbine Muguruza in the opening round of the WTA event in Dubai.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/18 17:48:41

Edmund punches ticket to NY Open final

Britain's Kyle Edmund found a second gear in the last game of the match to book his spot in Sunday's final of the New York Open where he will face Italy's Andreas Seppi.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/16 18:03:44

Pressure from young pretenders

US tennis legend Serena Williams enters her fourth decade as a Fed Cup player with the United States on Friday and Saturday as the 2020 qualifiers get under way.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/6 21:03:45

Djokovic targets Slam record in two seasons

No sooner had Novak Djokovic claimed his 17th Grand Slam trophy by triumphing at the Australian Open for the eighth time on Sunday, the Serb was already setting himself a deadline to claim the record of major titles.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/3 17:03:40

Djokovic powers past Federer

Novak Djokovic shattered the hopes of ailing rival Roger Federer on Thursday to sweep into a record eighth Australian Open final and move closer to his 17th Grand Slam crown.
Soure:AFP: 2020/1/30 23:28:41

Tirades mar Fognini's epic victory

Italian firebrand Fabio Fognini came through an intense five-set epic at the Australian Open Tuesday in a match overshadowed by expletive-laden rants at the umpire, who was slammed as “pathetic.”
Soure:AFP: 2020/1/21 22:23:40