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Novak Djokovic: ‘Break will help 12-time Grand Slam champion recover best’

Novak Djokovic’s injury break will help the 12-time Grand Slam winner recover his best form, says ex-Wimbledon champion Pat Cash.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 7:22 pm

Novak Djokovic: Twelve-time Grand Slam champion will not play again in 2017

Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic will not play again in 2017 because of an elbow injury that forced him to retire from his Wimbledon quarter-final.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 6:19 pm

Injured Novak Djokovic says decision not to play for rest of 2017 was ‘not easy’

World number four Novak Djovokic will not play tennis again in 2017 and says “professionally this is not an easy decision for me”.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 1:19 pm

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week’s TV & radio coverage

This week’s sport on the BBC includes the World Aquatic Championships, England v South Africa in the third Test and the Challenge Cup semi-finals.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 12:01 pm

Bernard Tomic amazed at career, despite lack of effort at times

Bernard Tomic says he has never “really tried” throughout his tennis career, adding that he has probably been operating at “around 50%”.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 7:34 am

Swedish Open: David Ferrer beats Alexandr Dolgopolov in Bastad final

Spain’s David Ferrer beats Ukraine’s Alexandr Dolgopolov to become the Swedish Open champion for a third time.

Posted on 23 July 2017 | 2:40 pm

Jamie Murray and Hingis ‘won Wimbledon mixed doubles with a smile’

The secret of Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis winning their Wimbledon title was playing with a smile, says Judy Murray.

Posted on 21 July 2017 | 6:43 pm

Ilie Nastase: Romania’s Fed Cup captain banned by ITF after Fed Cup row

Ilie Nastase is banned from official roles until 2021 by the International Tennis Federation over his behaviour at the Fed Cup.

Posted on 21 July 2017 | 1:45 pm

Tennis participation levels in Britain have risen this summer, figures show

The number of people playing tennis in Britain rises, according to figures released by the Lawn Tennis Association.

Posted on 20 July 2017 | 4:32 pm

Wimbledon & French Open matches to be investigated

Wimbledon and French Open matches are to be investigated by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) for potential match-fixing.

Posted on 19 July 2017 | 10:12 pm

Tennis – Google News

Hawkeye men’s tennis players named for academic achievement – The Daily Iowan


The Daily Iowan

Hawkeye men's tennis players named for academic achievement
The Daily Iowan
Two Iowa men's tennis players, Jake Jacoby and Jason Kerst, were recognized by the International Tennis Association for their academic achievement in the 2016-17 season. To obtain the honor, the athlete has to be a letterwinner with a GPA of 3.5 or above.
Women's tennis team earns academic honors for 3rd straight yearHamilton College News
UTC Tennis Team Named ITA All-AcademicThe Chattanoogan
Tech tennis teams named ITA All-Academic teamsThe Daily Toreador (registration)
WTAW –Colorado College News –SpaceCoastDaily.com
all 38 news articles »

Posted on 27 July 2017 | 6:19 am

Annie Wright girls playing tennis in backyard at PNW Open – The News Tribune


Annie Wright girls playing tennis in backyard at PNW Open
The News Tribune
The Pacific Northwest Open was just like playing in the backyard for three Annie Wright Schools girls tennis players Wednesday. After all, the Stadium District school is next door to the Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club. Incoming Gators sophomores Kaitlin Tan

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Posted on 27 July 2017 | 2:44 am

Crofton team first in Patapsco Valley Tennis League – CapitalGazette.com


CapitalGazette.com

Crofton team first in Patapsco Valley Tennis League
CapitalGazette.com
The Patapsco Valley Tennis League enjoyed another summer of junior fun with nine teams competing. Bryan Godfrey, the league coordinator, reported that Crofton finished first with five wins, Chartwell was second with four wins, and Andover had three wins.

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Posted on 27 July 2017 | 1:00 am

How a father’s passion for cricket shaped son into Collierville tennis star – The Commercial Appeal


How a father's passion for cricket shaped son into Collierville tennis star
The Commercial Appeal
July 25, 2017 – Kartik Mandla, 11, returns the ball to LeMoyne Owen tennis player, Cody Coins, not pictured, during morning practice at the Eldon Roark Tennis Center in Whitehaven on Tuesday. Mandla, a rising tennis star from Collierville, is one of

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:54 pm

Sharapova, resuming comeback with WTT, drawing inspiration from Venus – Tennis Magazine


Tennis Magazine

Sharapova, resuming comeback with WTT, drawing inspiration from Venus
Tennis Magazine
"It's been a while since I've played," she said at a press conference for World TeamTennis at Newport Beach, reports by Tennis Panorama. "I had to do rehab on the leg for a while. Just to have that confidence [with] movement and playing again is great.".

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Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:29 pm

Father of Australian tennis star accused of child abuse – ABC News


The San Diego Union-Tribune

Father of Australian tennis star accused of child abuse
ABC News
FILE – In this Jan. 3, 2005, file photo, Nikolaos Philippoussis sits in the stands watching his son, Mark Philippoussis, play in the Hopman Cup tennis tournament in Perth, Australia. A San Diego County sheriff's official says the father of a retired
Father of tennis star jailed on $2.5M bail amid molest chargesThe San Diego Union-Tribune
Father of Australian tennis star Mark Philippoussis arrested on child sex chargesThe Independent
Tennis star Mark Philippoussis's dad is arrested after being accused of abusing two childrenThe Sun
NBC 7 San Diego
all 91 news articles »

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 9:23 pm

Kobe Bryant shows off his tennis skills in California – Baseline


Baseline

Kobe Bryant shows off his tennis skills in California
Baseline
The black mamba @kobebryant was once again working on his tennis skills yesterday at the Palisades Tennis Club. Net game looking strong ???????????? pic.twitter.com/XxgHJz5k9p. — Parsa (@Parsa_Nemati) July 23, 2017. Some superstar athletes …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 5:48 pm

Will long hiatus help Novak Djokovic reinvent himself? – ESPN


ESPN

Will long hiatus help Novak Djokovic reinvent himself?
ESPN
The mystifying saga of Novak Djokovic and his tumble from the top of the game finally achieved some clarity — and finality — Wednesday morning, albeit not in the way the Serbian star might have hoped. Djokovic announced that he's finished playing for
Pragmatic to a fault, Novak Djokovic makes right call in ending seasonTennis Magazine
Djokovic Ends 2017 Season Due To Elbow InjuryATP World Tour
Charting Novak Djokovic's dramatic deeclineEurosport.com
Bleacher Report –euronews
all 245 news articles »

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 2:45 pm

How to eat and train like a Wimbledon tennis champion – The Independent


The Independent

How to eat and train like a Wimbledon tennis champion
The Independent
Tennis. Arguably one of the most exciting sports to watch and one of the most fun to play, regardless of whether you're more Murray or Mr Bean. But whether you're out on the courts on a weekly basis come rain or shine, or simply partial to a casual

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Posted on 26 July 2017 | 10:27 am

Kobe Bryant plays tennis against rising teenager – ESPN


ESPN

Kobe Bryant plays tennis against rising teenager
ESPN
For reasons that aren't entirely clear, American junior tennis player Taylor Johnson faced perhaps her most high-profile opponent. No, not Venus Williams or Victoria Azarenka, she played against Kobe Bryant. Yes, that's right. While the details of

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 5:15 pm

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