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#Tennis

# tennis - Yesterday’s News

Alcaraz and Zverev pull off French Open escapes as kingpins Nadal and Djokovic cruise
# Tennis
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# Tennis

Alcaraz and Zverev pull off French Open escapes as kingpins Nadal and Djokovic cruise

Updated 8 hours ago 3,968 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile this evening, Barbora Krejcikova was forced out with Covid.

# tennis - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Medvedev cruises at French Open as Paris struggles to escape Wimbledon shadow
# Tennis
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# Tennis

Medvedev cruises at French Open as Paris struggles to escape Wimbledon shadow

Tue 6:22 PM 2,440 Views 0 Comments

Medvedev routed Argentina’s 103rd-ranked Facundo Bagnis today.

# tennis - Monday 23 May, 2022

Defending champion among the big names to crash out early at French Open
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Defending champion among the big names to crash out early at French Open

Mon 8:24 PM 7,484 Views 0 Comments

Barbora Krejcikova tumbled out in the first round on Monday.

# tennis - Friday 20 May, 2022

Wimbledon stripped of ATP ranking points after decision to ban Russian players
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

Wimbledon stripped of ATP ranking points after decision to ban Russian players

Fri 8:32 PM 7,561 Views 11 Comments

Wimbledon chairman Ian Hewitt said the UK Government had left them with “no viable alternative” following invasion of Ukraine.

# tennis - Monday 9 May, 2022

'Two days ago I went to bed at 4, 4.30 am. Yesterday I went to bed at 5.20am' - Zverev
# Tired
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# Tired

'Two days ago I went to bed at 4, 4.30 am. Yesterday I went to bed at 5.20am' - Zverev

May 9th 2022, 12:51 PM 8,360 Views 1 Comment

The German star succumbed in 62 minutes to Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz but was unhappy that on the previous two nights he had been last on court.

# tennis - Thursday 5 May, 2022

Illness rules Andy Murray out of Madrid Open clash with Novak Djokovic
# Unwell
From The42
# Unwell

Illness rules Andy Murray out of Madrid Open clash with Novak Djokovic

May 5th 2022, 10:53 AM 2,048 Views 0 Comments

The pair had been due to meet for the first time in more than five years.

# tennis - Monday 2 May, 2022

Andy Murray ‘not supportive’ of Wimbledon ban on Russian players
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Andy Murray ‘not supportive’ of Wimbledon ban on Russian players

May 2nd 2022, 10:22 AM 5,440 Views 8 Comments

The three-time grand slam winner said the Government’s guidance to Russian and Belarusian players could put their families at risk.

# tennis - Tuesday 26 April, 2022

Djokovic and unvaccinated players permitted to play at this year's Wimbledon
# Title Defence
From The42
# Title Defence

Djokovic and unvaccinated players permitted to play at this year's Wimbledon

Apr 26th 2022, 2:29 PM 1,801 Views 2 Comments

The world number one has only competed at three tournaments in 2022 because of entry restrictions imposed by various countries.

US Open champion Raducanu splits from coach after less than six months
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

US Open champion Raducanu splits from coach after less than six months

Apr 26th 2022, 9:11 AM 7,637 Views 2 Comments

Raducanu hired Torben Beltz at the end of last season but it was a short-lived relationship.

# tennis - Sunday 24 April, 2022

Swiatek shows ruthless streak with emphatic win to claim fourth WTA title on bounce
# Relentless
From The42
# Relentless

Swiatek shows ruthless streak with emphatic win to claim fourth WTA title on bounce

Apr 24th 2022, 2:54 PM 2,197 Views 1 Comment

The 20-year-old picked up her 23rd straight victory to add Stuttgart to her collection after her title wins in Doha, Indian Wells and Miami this year.

# tennis - Thursday 21 April, 2022

Wimbledon ban 'complete discrimination and illogical', says Russia's Rublev
# Not Happy
From The42
# Not Happy

Wimbledon ban 'complete discrimination and illogical', says Russia's Rublev

Apr 21st 2022, 6:33 PM 7,706 Views 16 Comments

World number one Novak Djokovic also hit out at the “crazy” decision.

# tennis - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Wimbledon 2022 ban on Russian and Belarusian players slammed as 'unfair'
# Barred
From The42
# Barred

Wimbledon 2022 ban on Russian and Belarusian players slammed as 'unfair'

Updated Apr 20th 2022, 4:37 PM 23,975 Views 53 Comments

The decision was taken in response to the invasion of Ukraine.

# tennis - Friday 8 April, 2022

Boris Becker found guilty of four charges related to bankruptcy
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

Boris Becker found guilty of four charges related to bankruptcy

Apr 8th 2022, 4:21 PM 20,926 Views 0 Comments

The six-time grand slam champion was accused of hiding millions of pounds worth of assets.

# tennis - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Serena Williams’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou to work full-time with Simona Halep
# Link-up
From The42
# Link-up

Serena Williams’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou to work full-time with Simona Halep

Apr 7th 2022, 2:34 PM 2,825 Views 0 Comments

Halep is currently ranked 20th in the world. She won Roland Garros in 2018 and Wimbledon the following year.

# tennis - Monday 28 March, 2022

Tennis star Boris Becker tells jury bad publicity damaged his personal brand
# Court
# Court

Tennis star Boris Becker tells jury bad publicity damaged his personal brand

Mar 28th 2022, 3:34 PM 21,343 Views 0 Comments

The six-time Grand Slam champion was declared bankrupt in June 2017.

16-year-old earns landmark win at Miami Open
# Prodigy
From The42
# Prodigy

16-year-old earns landmark win at Miami Open

Mar 28th 2022, 8:58 AM 5,258 Views 0 Comments

Linda Fruhvirtova on Sunday became the youngest player to reach the last 16 of the tournament since 2004.

# tennis - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Osaka's resurgence continues as she puts fan's jeers behind her
# Sharp
From The42
# Sharp

Osaka's resurgence continues as she puts fan's jeers behind her

Mar 24th 2022, 8:17 PM 3,112 Views 0 Comments

Japanese star makes light work of 13th seed Angelique Kerber to progress in Miami Open.

Ash Barty would ‘never say never’ about returning to professional tennis
# Future
From The42
# Future

Ash Barty would ‘never say never’ about returning to professional tennis

Mar 24th 2022, 8:05 AM 1,925 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old also hinted at a role with junior tennis in her home country.

# tennis - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

'I finally started talking to a therapist after Indian Wells' - Osaka
# Seeking Help
From The42
# Seeking Help

'I finally started talking to a therapist after Indian Wells' - Osaka

Mar 23rd 2022, 9:32 PM 3,709 Views 3 Comments

The Japanese star had time away from the sport in 2021 because of mental health problems.

World number one Ash Barty announces shock retirement aged 25
# Completed It Mate
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# Completed It Mate

World number one Ash Barty announces shock retirement aged 25

Mar 23rd 2022, 7:27 AM 38,733 Views 25 Comments

The Australian said triumphing at Wimbledon in 2021 was the culmination of her ‘one true dream’.

# tennis - Monday 21 March, 2022

Becker trial to start as former Wimbledon winner fights to avoid prison
# Court
From The42
# Court

Becker trial to start as former Wimbledon winner fights to avoid prison

Mar 21st 2022, 10:58 AM 46,917 Views 0 Comments

The 54-year-old is a six-time Grand Slam singles champion.

# tennis - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Nadal reaches last 16 at Indian Wells as Medvedev crashes out
# Winning Run
From The42
# Winning Run

Nadal reaches last 16 at Indian Wells as Medvedev crashes out

Mar 15th 2022, 8:01 AM 1,810 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old Spaniard has won all 17 of his matches in 2022.

# tennis - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Germany's Zverev says meltdown was ‘worst moment of my life’
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Germany's Zverev says meltdown was ‘worst moment of my life’

Mar 10th 2022, 2:43 PM 2,870 Views 1 Comment

The Olympic gold medallist was thrown out of the Mexican Open last month.

# tennis - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Novak Djokovic included in Indian Wells draw despite doubts over US entry
# Bnp Paribas Open
From The42
# Bnp Paribas Open

Novak Djokovic included in Indian Wells draw despite doubts over US entry

Mar 9th 2022, 10:57 AM 1,126 Views 0 Comments

The 34-year-old Serbian is the only man in the top 100 who remains unvaccinated against coronavirus.

# tennis - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Andy Murray to donate rest of season’s prize money to Unicef’s Ukraine appeal
# Ukraine
From The42
# Ukraine

Andy Murray to donate rest of season’s prize money to Unicef’s Ukraine appeal

Mar 8th 2022, 4:55 PM 2,181 Views 2 Comments

The Scot is working with Unicef UK to provide children with medical supplies and educational kits.

Zverev given probation for Mexico meltdown
# Tantrum
From The42
# Tantrum

Zverev given probation for Mexico meltdown

Mar 8th 2022, 8:02 AM 3,830 Views 3 Comments

Zverev shocked the tennis world during the Mexico Open last month after smashing his racket several times against the umpire’s chair.

# tennis - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Belarusian tennis star Azarenka 'devastated' by violence against Ukraine
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

Belarusian tennis star Azarenka 'devastated' by violence against Ukraine

Mar 2nd 2022, 8:21 PM 7,127 Views 0 Comments

Authoritarian Belarus is closely linked to Russia and has been used as a key staging ground for the invasion of neighbouring Ukraine.

Elina Svitolina dedicates Monterrey Open victory to Ukrainian army
# Message
From The42
# Message

Elina Svitolina dedicates Monterrey Open victory to Ukrainian army

Mar 2nd 2022, 12:20 PM 4,542 Views 0 Comments

Ukraine’s number one beat Russian Anastasia Potapova.

Djokovic announces split from long-time coach
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Djokovic announces split from long-time coach

Mar 2nd 2022, 8:04 AM 4,182 Views 0 Comments

A turbulent 2022 continued for the Serb.

# tennis - Monday 28 February, 2022

Medvedev replaces Djokovic as world number one
# Top Of The Pile
From The42
# Top Of The Pile

Medvedev replaces Djokovic as world number one

Feb 28th 2022, 10:46 AM 4,036 Views 2 Comments

The Russian is the first man outside the game’s “Big Four” to occupy the top spot since 2004.

# tennis - Saturday 26 February, 2022

'I would fight' - Tennis player joins Ukraine military reserves
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

'I would fight' - Tennis player joins Ukraine military reserves

Feb 26th 2022, 9:23 PM 9,419 Views 2 Comments

Sergiy Stakhovsky famously defeated Roger Federer on Wimbledon’s Centre Court in 2013.

# tennis - Friday 25 February, 2022

'No war please': Russian star into final with peace plea
# Hope
From The42
# Hope

'No war please': Russian star into final with peace plea

Feb 25th 2022, 8:00 PM 6,335 Views 0 Comments

Andrey Rublev made a plea for peace after notching an eighth consecutive victory.

# tennis - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Nadal matches best career start, Zverev expelled after striking umpire's chair
# Mexican Open
From The42
# Mexican Open

Nadal matches best career start, Zverev expelled after striking umpire's chair

Updated Feb 23rd 2022, 8:57 AM 4,767 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old Spaniard defeated American Denis Kudla 6-3, 6-2 in his first match since winning the Australian Open.

# tennis - Monday 21 February, 2022

Fans' welcome 'exceeded expectations', says Djokovic on winning return
# Dubai
From The42
# Dubai

Fans' welcome 'exceeded expectations', says Djokovic on winning return

Feb 21st 2022, 9:58 PM 3,520 Views 6 Comments

‘The [Australian Open] final, I was trying not to watch it, but then I had my household watching… so I had to follow it.’

# tennis - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Djokovic 'not anti-vax' but would rather skip events than be forced into jab
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Djokovic 'not anti-vax' but would rather skip events than be forced into jab

Feb 15th 2022, 8:02 AM 27,550 Views 68 Comments

The Serbian was deported in extraordinary circumstances on the eve of last month’s Australian Open.

# tennis - Monday 7 February, 2022

WTA still 'concerned' over Peng Shuai after new denial
# Response
From The42
# Response

WTA still 'concerned' over Peng Shuai after new denial

Feb 7th 2022, 7:49 PM 2,496 Views 0 Comments

The Chinese tennis player has issued a further denial of sexual assault allegations.

# tennis - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Barca official who said Rafael Nadal 'represents the enemy state' resigns
# Fall-out
From The42
# Fall-out

Barca official who said Rafael Nadal 'represents the enemy state' resigns

Feb 3rd 2022, 6:02 PM 10,378 Views 0 Comments

The La Liga club’s president Joan Laporta today confirmed the resignation of Alfons Godall.

# tennis - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Rafael Nadal savours record-breaking 21st grand slam title following retirement fears
# Proud
From The42
# Proud

Rafael Nadal savours record-breaking 21st grand slam title following retirement fears

Jan 30th 2022, 8:37 PM 6,609 Views 3 Comments

Nadal fought back from two sets down to defeat Daniil Medvedev and win a record 21st grand slam title at the Australian Open.

Nadal stages stunning comeback to win record-breaking 21st Grand Slam title
# History In The Making
From The42
# History In The Making

Nadal stages stunning comeback to win record-breaking 21st Grand Slam title

Jan 30th 2022, 2:13 PM 47,568 Views 58 Comments

The Spaniard came from two sets down to beat Daniil Medvedev in an epic Australian Open final.

# tennis - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Imperious Ashleigh Barty sweeps to Australian Open title
# Hometown Hero
From The42
# Hometown Hero

Imperious Ashleigh Barty sweeps to Australian Open title

Jan 29th 2022, 10:27 AM 25,407 Views 5 Comments

Barty beat Danielle Collins in straight sets to become the first Australian winner of the women’s singles title in 44 years.

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