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Wozniacki withdraws during Strasbourg opener

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki withdraws from the Internationaux de Strasbourg, less than a week before the French Open starts.

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 11:08 am

Kvitova ‘on track’ for Wimbledon – and could play at French Open

Petra Kvitova is “on track” to play at Wimbledon less than seven months after suffering a career-threatening hand injury.

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 10:03 am

Junior champion Anderson avoids match-fix conviction

Oliver Anderson, an Australian Open tennis junior winner, had admitted throwing a set in October.

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:07 am

Sport on the BBC: The best of this week’s action

This week’s sport on the BBC includes coverage of the Europa League final, Women’s Super League 1 Spring Series, and the Monaco Grand Prix.

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 7:36 pm

Victoria Azarenka targets Wimbledon on return after birth of her son

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka is planning to play at Wimbledon as she returns to tennis following the birth of her son.

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 2:20 pm

GB’s Reid returns to world number one ranking

Paralympic gold medallist Gordon Reid returned to the top of the world rankings with victory in the men’s singles at the Japan Open.

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 12:29 pm

Djokovic hires Agassi as coach as he loses Italian Open final to Zverev

World number two Novak Djokovic says Andre Agassi will be his new coach after the Serb loses in the Italian Open final to Alexander Zverev.

Posted on 21 May 2017 | 5:15 pm

Laura Robson: Briton to re-enter world’s top 200 after Japan win

Laura Robson will move back into the top 200 after beating fellow Briton Katie Boulter 6-3 6-4 to win the ITF 60k Kurume tournament in Japan.

Posted on 21 May 2017 | 10:48 am

Italian Open: Novak Djokovic thrashes Dominic Thiem to reach final

World number two Novak Djokovic beats Dominic Thiem 6-1 6-0 to reach the Italian Open final in Rome.

Posted on 20 May 2017 | 7:40 pm

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal beaten by Dominic Thiem in quarter-finals

Seven-time champion Rafael Nadal is out of the Italian Open after a straight-set defeat by Dominic Thiem in the quarter-finals.

Posted on 20 May 2017 | 1:08 pm

Tennis – Google News

Virginia’s men’s tennis team moves on to the NCAA championship match – Roanoke Times


Roanoke Times

Virginia's men's tennis team moves on to the NCAA championship match
Roanoke Times
Leading 3-1, the Cavaliers had to wait out a long rain delay that sent the NCAA men's tennis semifinals indoors at the Dan Magill Complex, where Wiersholm needed less than two minutes to deliver the coup de grace. The junior's 7-5, 7-5 triumph over
Women's tennis: Stanford knocks off Ohio State 4-3 in semifinals of NCAA tournamentOSU – The Lantern
NCAA Women's Tennis Championships: Stanford edges Ohio State to reach finalsPac-12.com
Ohio State roundup | Men's tennis team falls short in NCAA semifinalsThe Columbus Dispatch
247Sports –Virginian-Pilot –University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
all 128 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:33 am

Australian Open tennis junior champion avoids match-fix conviction – BBC News


BBC News

Australian Open tennis junior champion avoids match-fix conviction
BBC News
Former Australian Open tennis junior champion Oliver Anderson has avoided a conviction for match-fixing. Anderson, 19, admitted throwing the first set of a match at the Traralgon Challenger tournament in Australia last October. He was charged by police
Oliver Anderson, former boys' Australian Open tennis champ, fined …ABC Online
Tennis player Oliver Anderson guilty of fixing ATP matchThe Australian
Vic tennis player threw match over debt9news.com.au
The Sydney Morning Herald –Weekly Times Now
all 10 news articles »

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:07 am

Tennis – Opportunity knocks in Paris for Tennessee’s Mr. Tennys – euronews


Tennis – Opportunity knocks in Paris for Tennessee's Mr. Tennys
euronews
Tennys, the pro tennis player who happens to come from – you've guessed it: Tennessee. From the moment he began swinging a racket as a four-year-old in Gallatin the significance of his moniker was not lost on him, although his ambition back then was

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:13 am

UGA tennis falls to a greater power in dramatic semifinal loss – DawgNation


DawgNation

UGA tennis falls to a greater power in dramatic semifinal loss
DawgNation
ATHENS — The urge is to hate that guy on the other side of the net. The guttural reaction of the fan base is to deride and mock and ridicule the opponent. That's what North Carolina's Blaine “Bo” Boyden was feeling and experiencing Monday from the
Georgia men's tennis ends season with semifinal loss to North CarolinaRed and Black

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:27 am

Unraveling the actual costs of pro tennis – Baseline (satire)


Baseline (satire)

Unraveling the actual costs of pro tennis
Baseline (satire)
Sam Groth and Nicole Gibbs are giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at the world of professional tennis all year long in My Tennis Life. To read more updates from Sam and Nicole, go to tennischannel.com.

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:43 pm

Barry University wins 2017 women’s tennis national title with perfect 30-0 record – Miami Herald


Miami Herald

Barry University wins 2017 women's tennis national title with perfect 30-0 record
Miami Herald
This was match point, and a national championship in women's tennis was at stake. Barry University's Ana Pain hit four groundstrokes before coming closer to the net. She then smashed one volley and then another. When the second volley was not returned …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:04 pm

Thank Goodness, There’s A New Tennis Video Game Coming In 2018 – Forbes


Forbes

Thank Goodness, There's A New Tennis Video Game Coming In 2018
Forbes
One of the major holes in the sports gaming universe is about to be filled. On Friday, Big Ben and Breakpoint Studio announced Tennis World Tour would be released in 2018 for consoles and PC. Tennis enthusiasts and gamers have to be excited …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 6:48 pm

The Tennis Lover’s Guide to Paris, In Time for the French Open – Vogue.com


Vogue.com

The Tennis Lover's Guide to Paris, In Time for the French Open
Vogue.com
Every year in May, the world's best tennis players and enthusiasts descend on Paris for the French Open. Who could pass up the lure of seeing Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams (no Roger or Maria this year) at one of the most storied sporting grounds in
What comes to mind when you hear the words Roland Garros?Tennis Magazine

all 27 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 6:15 pm

Victoria Azarenka Will Return to Tennis During Grass-Court Season – New York Times


New York Times

Victoria Azarenka Will Return to Tennis During Grass-Court Season
New York Times
Victoria Azarenka, shown in the 2012 Wimbledon semifinals, plans to return to competition before this year's tournament. Credit Stefan Wermuth/Reuters. Victoria Azarenka said Monday that she was planning to return to competition before Wimbledon.
Victoria Azarenka intends to return for grass season, play WimbledonTennis Magazine
Victoria Azarenka targets competing at Wimbledon on tennis return after birth of her sonFirstpost

all 36 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:22 pm

A New Look at the Top of Women’s Tennis: It’s Wide Open – New York Times


New York Times

A New Look at the Top of Women's Tennis: It's Wide Open
New York Times
The sixth-seeded Halep, of Romania, had just lost the Italian Open final to the eighth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine, 6-4, 5-7, 1-6, the latest in a series of results in women's tennis this year that have sown uncertainty about who can be relied
PRTS Update: Svitolina seizes No.1 spot after Rome victoryWTA Tennis
Elina Svitolina doesn't consider herself the French Open favoriteTennis Magazine
Svitolina Stops Halep, Wins Fourth Title in RomeTennis Now

all 235 news articles »

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 3:57 am

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