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# tennis - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Chinese tennis star tells Olympic officials she is ‘safe and well’
# Peng Shuai
# Peng Shuai

Chinese tennis star tells Olympic officials she is ‘safe and well’

Sun 6:54 PM 51,491 Views 53 Comments

Concern had been mounting for Peng Shuai’s welfare following her high-profile allegation of sexual assault.

WTA still concerned about Peng Shuai as Chinese state media release videos of tennis star
# Where Is Peng Shuai
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# Where Is Peng Shuai

WTA still concerned about Peng Shuai as Chinese state media release videos of tennis star

Sun 9:38 AM 15,212 Views 23 Comments

Peng, the former Wimbledon doubles champion, is seen smiling in the apparently new footage released by China state media.

# tennis - Friday 19 November, 2021

White House ‘deeply concerned’ over Peng Shuai situation. UN demands proof of star's well-being
# Me Too
From The42
# Me Too

White House ‘deeply concerned’ over Peng Shuai situation. UN demands proof of star's well-being

Updated Nov 19th 2021, 9:19 PM 3,617 Views 4 Comments

‘We are calling for an investigation with full transparency into her allegation of sexual assault.’

WTA boss threatens to pull out of China as concern for missing Peng Shuai grows
# Missing
From The42
# Missing

WTA boss threatens to pull out of China as concern for missing Peng Shuai grows

Nov 19th 2021, 8:38 AM 28,306 Views 18 Comments

Serena Williams joined Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic in drawing attention to the case.

# tennis - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Explainer: Who is missing Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai and what allegations did she make?
# Peng Shuai
# Peng Shuai

Explainer: Who is missing Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai and what allegations did she make?

Nov 18th 2021, 1:04 PM 21,366 Views 23 Comments

Peng, a former Wimbledon and French Open doubles champion, has not been heard from for two weeks.

# tennis - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Concern grows for missing Chinese tennis star after letter allegedly from player is published
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

Concern grows for missing Chinese tennis star after letter allegedly from player is published

Nov 17th 2021, 10:37 PM 7,025 Views 0 Comments

Peng Shuai has not been heard from since alleging that a Chinese politician sexually assaulted her.

Naomi Osaka expresses 'shock' as concerns grow for missing Chinese star Peng Shuai
# Where Is Peng Shuai
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# Where Is Peng Shuai

Naomi Osaka expresses 'shock' as concerns grow for missing Chinese star Peng Shuai

Nov 17th 2021, 12:00 PM 43,975 Views 25 Comments

Peng has not been heard from since alleging that a powerful Chinese politician sexually assaulted her.

Roger Federer out of Australian Open and unlikely to be fit for Wimbledon 2022
# Injury Timeout
From The42
# Injury Timeout

Roger Federer out of Australian Open and unlikely to be fit for Wimbledon 2022

Nov 17th 2021, 9:13 AM 2,463 Views 0 Comments

The 20-time major winner is recovering from a series of knee operations.

# tennis - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Jones contacts Raducanu to clarify remarks that were 'taken out of context'
# Mr Writer
From The42
# Mr Writer

Jones contacts Raducanu to clarify remarks that were 'taken out of context'

Nov 11th 2021, 5:27 PM 9,813 Views 7 Comments

The England rugby head coach suggested the tennis star has struggled for form since her US Open win.

# tennis - Monday 25 October, 2021

Unvaccinated players can compete at Australian Open: leaked email
# Change Of Heart
From The42
# Change Of Heart

Unvaccinated players can compete at Australian Open: leaked email

Oct 25th 2021, 10:19 AM 2,619 Views 1 Comment

The email contradicts officials’ earlier statements implying unvaccinated players would not be granted visas.

# tennis - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Djokovic expresses doubts about playing in Australian Open over vaccine status
# Decisions Decisions
From The42
# Decisions Decisions

Djokovic expresses doubts about playing in Australian Open over vaccine status

Updated Oct 19th 2021, 12:00 PM 25,225 Views 33 Comments

Tournament officials have said unvaccinated players are unlikely to be allowed to enter the country for the event.

# tennis - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Murray's wedding ring was 'misplaced' after it turns up in hotel lost and found
# Crisis Over
From The42
# Crisis Over

Murray's wedding ring was 'misplaced' after it turns up in hotel lost and found

Oct 9th 2021, 10:45 AM 6,046 Views 2 Comments

The former world number one says a member of the hotel staff located his wedding ring.

# tennis - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Andy Murray 'in the bad books at home' after wedding ring stolen along with tennis shoes
# Unlucky
From The42
# Unlucky

Andy Murray 'in the bad books at home' after wedding ring stolen along with tennis shoes

Oct 7th 2021, 9:14 AM 3,751 Views 3 Comments

The British star explained he left his tennis shoes outside and were nowhere to be seen when he returned in the morning.

# tennis - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Andy Murray welcomes ATP investigation into allegations against Alexander Zverev
# Speaking Up
From The42
# Speaking Up

Andy Murray welcomes ATP investigation into allegations against Alexander Zverev

Oct 6th 2021, 10:15 PM 7,030 Views 0 Comments

Zverev denies the claims made by his former girlfriend Olga Sharypova, which first surfaced nearly a year ago.

# tennis - Monday 27 September, 2021

Osaka feeling 'itch' to make tennis return in near future
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Osaka feeling 'itch' to make tennis return in near future

Sep 27th 2021, 9:56 PM 2,687 Views 0 Comments

‘It wouldn’t really matter to me if I won or lost, I’d just have the joy of being back on the court.’

# tennis - Sunday 26 September, 2021

Nick Kyrgios unsure how long he will keep playing tennis
# Nick Of Time
From The42
# Nick Of Time

Nick Kyrgios unsure how long he will keep playing tennis

Sep 26th 2021, 1:53 PM 4,418 Views 4 Comments

Nick Kyrgios has dropped a hint that his career may come to a premature end.

# tennis - Monday 13 September, 2021

Emma Raducanu can ‘rule the world’ after shock US Open success
# Net Gains
From The42
# Net Gains

Emma Raducanu can ‘rule the world’ after shock US Open success

Updated Sep 13th 2021, 5:00 PM 36,791 Views 25 Comments

Former Wimbledon champion Virginia Wade says the 18-year-old needs advice on how to cope with her increased fame

# tennis - Sunday 12 September, 2021

US Open triumph 'an absolute dream' for teen sensation Raducanu
# A Star Is Born
From The42
# A Star Is Born

US Open triumph 'an absolute dream' for teen sensation Raducanu

Updated Sep 12th 2021, 12:00 PM 31,635 Views 35 Comments

The 18-year-old beat Leylah Fernandez to become the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam.

# tennis - Saturday 11 September, 2021

18-year-old Emma Raducanu completes New York fairytale with US Open final victory
# A Star Is Born
From The42
# A Star Is Born

18-year-old Emma Raducanu completes New York fairytale with US Open final victory

Sep 11th 2021, 11:25 PM 53,917 Views 61 Comments

Raducanu triumphed 6-4 6-3 to become the first British woman to win a grand slam singles title for 44 years.

Superstitions keep Fernandez's dad/coach from US Open
# Distance
From The42
# Distance

Superstitions keep Fernandez's dad/coach from US Open

Sep 11th 2021, 12:52 PM 4,025 Views 2 Comments

The teenager ousted three of the world’s top five to reach the final.

# tennis - Friday 10 September, 2021

Emma Raducanu reaches US Open final with straight sets defeat of Maria Sakkari
# Ace
From The42
# Ace

Emma Raducanu reaches US Open final with straight sets defeat of Maria Sakkari

Sep 10th 2021, 7:43 AM 7,235 Views 12 Comments

The Kent teenager is the first qualifier – male or female – to reach the final of a grand slam tournament.

# tennis - Thursday 9 September, 2021

Djokovic moves two shy of Slam with Zverev next at US Open
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Djokovic moves two shy of Slam with Zverev next at US Open

Sep 9th 2021, 8:17 AM 2,158 Views 2 Comments

Top-ranked Djokovic stretched his Grand Slam win streak to 26 matches.

# tennis - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

British teenager Raducanu reaches US Open semi-finals with stunning display
# Prodigy
From The42
# Prodigy

British teenager Raducanu reaches US Open semi-finals with stunning display

Sep 8th 2021, 7:47 PM 6,809 Views 1 Comment

The 18-year-old from Kent became the first qualifier in US Open history to reach the last four.

# tennis - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Second seed Medvedev advances to US Open semi-finals
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Second seed Medvedev advances to US Open semi-finals

Sep 7th 2021, 8:50 PM 2,418 Views 0 Comments

Medvedev is chasing his first Grand Slam title.

# tennis - Monday 6 September, 2021

Emma Raducanu hammers Shelby Rogers to reach US Open quarter-finals
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Emma Raducanu hammers Shelby Rogers to reach US Open quarter-finals

Sep 6th 2021, 9:41 PM 4,708 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old continued to bulldoze her way through the draw with a 6-2 6-1 victory at Flushing Meadows.

Medvedev to face Dutch qualifier in US Open quarter-finals
# Flushing Meadow
From The42
# Flushing Meadow

Medvedev to face Dutch qualifier in US Open quarter-finals

Sep 6th 2021, 7:50 AM 1,701 Views 0 Comments

It’s getting down to the business end of the tournament in New York.

# tennis - Sunday 5 September, 2021

'This type of hate is so exhausting and never ending' - Sloane Stephens
# Abuse
From The42
# Abuse

'This type of hate is so exhausting and never ending' - Sloane Stephens

Sep 5th 2021, 12:08 PM 7,674 Views 0 Comments

The 2017 champion lost to Angelique Kerber 5-7 6-2 6-3.

# tennis - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Tearful Osaka to take break from tennis after shock loss
# US Open
From The42
# US Open

Tearful Osaka to take break from tennis after shock loss

Sep 4th 2021, 7:57 AM 8,204 Views 12 Comments

“I honestly don’t know when I’m going to play my next tennis match,” Osaka said.

# tennis - Thursday 2 September, 2021

Simona Halep brushes aside injury concerns to reach US Open third round
# New York Minute
From The42
# New York Minute

Simona Halep brushes aside injury concerns to reach US Open third round

Sep 2nd 2021, 8:15 AM 1,378 Views 0 Comments

Halep missed the French Open and Wimbledon through injury.

US Open crowd jeer Stefanos Tsitsipas after another extended bathroom break
# Flushing Meadow
From The42
# Flushing Meadow

US Open crowd jeer Stefanos Tsitsipas after another extended bathroom break

Sep 2nd 2021, 7:00 AM 8,382 Views 4 Comments

The late-night crowd on Arthur Ashe made their feelings clear about the Greek player’s actions.

# tennis - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Novak Djokovic survives scare to keep calendar slam bid on track at US Open
# Slam Talk
From The42
# Slam Talk

Novak Djokovic survives scare to keep calendar slam bid on track at US Open

Sep 1st 2021, 7:41 AM 2,195 Views 1 Comment

The world number one lost the second set but prevailed in four as teenage opponent Holger Rune succumbed to cramping.

# tennis - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Stefanos Tsitsipas claims innocence after Andy Murray vents anger at US Open
# Comfort Break
From The42
# Comfort Break

Stefanos Tsitsipas claims innocence after Andy Murray vents anger at US Open

Aug 31st 2021, 8:18 AM 8,249 Views 5 Comments

The third seed said he had observed the rules on bathroom breaks despite Murray’s anger following a five-set loss to the Greek.

Naomi Osaka eases through US Open first round over Marie Bouzkova
# Ace
From The42
# Ace

Naomi Osaka eases through US Open first round over Marie Bouzkova

Aug 31st 2021, 8:06 AM 1,526 Views 0 Comments

The dual Flushing Meadows champion was made to work in the first set before cruising through the second.

# tennis - Monday 30 August, 2021

Who can deny Djokovic an historic Slam? The talking points ahead of the US Open
# Empire State Of Mind
From The42
# Empire State Of Mind

Who can deny Djokovic an historic Slam? The talking points ahead of the US Open

Aug 30th 2021, 9:45 AM 1,906 Views 0 Comments

The Serb is chasing the calendar year Grand Slam at Flushing Meadows.

# tennis - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Nothing sinister about my bathroom breaks - Tsitsipas
# Toilet Trouble
From The42
# Toilet Trouble

Nothing sinister about my bathroom breaks - Tsitsipas

Aug 22nd 2021, 3:52 PM 7,658 Views 1 Comment

Alexander Zverev took a dim view of the lengthy pause in play.

# tennis - Friday 20 August, 2021

Nadal ends season due to foot injury, meaning another big name misses US Open
# Calling Time
From The42
# Calling Time

Nadal ends season due to foot injury, meaning another big name misses US Open

Aug 20th 2021, 12:06 PM 1,622 Views 0 Comments

The world number three has 20 major titles to his name, including four in New York.

# tennis - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Naomi Osaka admits she felt ungrateful in her attitude towards playing tennis
# Mindset Change
From The42
# Mindset Change

Naomi Osaka admits she felt ungrateful in her attitude towards playing tennis

Aug 19th 2021, 8:43 AM 3,759 Views 8 Comments

The second seed fought back from a set and a break down to beat American teenager Coco Gauff in the second round at the Western and Southern Open.

# tennis - Wednesday 18 August, 2021

Osaka rallies to oust Gauff, while Andy Murray remains optimistic after Cincinnati setback
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Osaka rallies to oust Gauff, while Andy Murray remains optimistic after Cincinnati setback

Aug 18th 2021, 11:18 PM 3,261 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Venus Williams was among the US Open women’s and men’s wildcard selections.

# tennis - Monday 16 August, 2021

Tearful Osaka attends first press conference since withdrawing from French Open
# Back On Track
From The42
# Back On Track

Tearful Osaka attends first press conference since withdrawing from French Open

Aug 16th 2021, 11:08 PM 5,956 Views 8 Comments

The four-time grand slam champion pulled out of Roland Garros for mental health reasons.

# tennis - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Rafa Nadal's US Open in doubt as he pulls out of Toronto Masters
# Race Against Time
From The42
# Race Against Time

Rafa Nadal's US Open in doubt as he pulls out of Toronto Masters

Aug 11th 2021, 8:40 AM 2,597 Views 0 Comments

Nadal, who has already skipped Wimbledon and the Olympics, could miss the final Grand Slam of the year.

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