Barrere To Face Maden For Lille Challenger Title

LILLE, March 23, 2019 Defending champion Gregoire Barrere and No. 2 seed Yannick Maden will go head to head in Sunday’s singles final at the €46,600 Play Inn Challenger Lille. Barrere defeated No. 15 seeded Austrian Sebastian Ofner 6-4, 7-6(5). […]

Serena Williams Withdraws From Miami Open

MIAMI, March 23, 2019 (Press Release) Eight-time Miami Open champion Serena Williams has been forced to withdraw from the 2019 tournament due to a left knee injury. With the withdrawal, the tournament’s No. 18 seed Qiang Wang of China advances to the […]

No. 13 Illinois Awaits First Big Ten Road Match Against Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, March 23, 2019 (Press Release) The No. 13 Fighting Illini men’s tennis team continues Big Ten play close to home in West Lafayette, Ind. against the Purdue Boilermakers on Sunday morning at 11 a.m. CT. The 2015 season […]

Tennis Stars Visit Baptist Hospital

MIAMI, March 23, 2019 (Press Release) On Tuesday, March 19, WTA world No. 9 Aryna Sabalenka and ATP doubles legends Bob and Mike Bryan visited Baptist Children’s Hospital and Miami Cancer Institute as part of the event’s Miami Open Unites program. During their time at the hospital, […]

Singles Play Pushes No. 13 Illinois Past UCF

ORLANDO, March 23, 2019 (Press Release) Playing against UCF for the first time in program history, the No. 13 Illini men’s tennis team recorded their first win over the knights, 4-2 on Friday afternoon at the USTA National Campus in […]

Djokovic, Isner Open Title Bid In Miami

MIAMI, March 23, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) The men’s second-round play at the Miami Open presented by Itaú on Friday had more defeats, and a couple of assorted walkovers and withdrawals threaded in among the better results. The day began with Maximilian […]

Stephens Begins Her Title Defense At Miami Open With A Win

MIAMI, March 23, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) At the start of this week’s Miami Open presented by Itaú, there were five former women’s champions in the main draw of the women’s singles. However, after three days of this year’s fortnight, […]

Barrere And Maden Lead Lille Challenger Semi-Finals Line-Up

LILLE, March 22, 2019 The semi-finals of the Play In Challenger Lille are set with No. 2 seed Yannick Maden of Germany and defending champion Gregoire Barrere leading the line-up of the €46,600 hard-court event in the stage of the final […]

Murcia To Make Challenger Debut Next Month

STARNBERG, March 22, 2019 Following the clay-court tournaments in Marbella and Alicante, the city of Murcia will be the third stop of the ATP Challenger Tour on Spanish soil this season. The local Murcia Club de Tenis 1919 is playing […]