COVID-19

Zverev Spotted Partying After Adria Tour Debacle

STARNBERG, June 29, 2020 Alexander Zverev has been facing a lot of criticism after images and a video emerged on social media wherein he can been seen partying at the Anjuna Plage Private Club in Monte Carlo just days after […]

Adria Tour: With Folly Comes Consequences

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The players who participated during this month’s ill-fated Adria Tour hugged and high-fived on the tennis court, both in Serbia and Croatia. They also partied together off it. Some, including tour organizer Novak […]

Djokovic Tests Positive For COVID-19

WASHINGTON, June 23, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) World No. 1 Novak Djokovic has tested positive for COVID-19. His team announced the news Tuesday afternoon in a press release. Djokovic and his wife, Jelena, passed their tests Monday in Belgrade, Serbia, […]

Coric Tests Positive For Coronavirus

STARNBERG, June 22, 2020 Borna Coric has joined Grigor Dimitrov in testing positive for coronavirus. The 23-year-old Croatian faced the Bulgarian at the Adria Tour clay-court event in Zadar on Saturday afternoon. Coric confirmed on Monday that he too has […]

What Is The Status Of The 2020 US Open?

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) During Friday afternoon’s Tennis Channel Live broadcast, Tennis Channel insider Jon Wertheim interviewed New York Times tennis correspondent Christopher Clarey about the disappointing but not surprising Covid-19 suspension extensions announced earlier in the day […]

US Open: USTA Talking About Contingency Plans

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) A New York Times story by Matthew Futterman, “For U.S. Open Tennis, Florida and California May Be Escape Hatches,” published in its Thursday print edition, presents a real picture of exactly what the […]

ATP Extends Tour Suspension

ATP Press Release, May 15, 2020 The ATP has extended the suspension of the ATP Tour through to July 31, 2020 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The decision, made in close collaboration with Tour members, means ATP events in […]

LTA Provides Guidelines For Playing In Great Britain

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Following clarifications from the British government, beginning today, outdoor recreation tennis resumes in England during the Covid-19 lockdown with singles play only, other than where players are all from the same household. The […]

Tennis Europe: Return To Tennnis

Tennis Europe Press Release, April 28, 2020 Tennis Europe has published a ‘State of Tennis’ report outlining the possibilities for play and current national recommendations across the regional association’s 50 member nations. The page will be updated weekly as Europe’s […]