Menezes Knocks Out Top Seed At Istanbul Indoor Challenger

STARNBERG, January 19, 2021 Joao Menezes headlined Tuesday’s first-round action at the € 132,280 Istanbul Indoor Challenger by knocking out Colombia’s Daniel Elahi Galan, the top seed of the opening ATP Challenger Tour tournament of the 2021 season. The qualifier from […]

Nadal To Play ABN AMRO WTT In Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM, January 19, 2021 (Press Release) Rafael Nadal returns to Rotterdam Ahoy for the first time since 2009. The Spanish holder of a record twenty Grand Slam-titles will participate in the 48th ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament. The tournament is […]

Tennis Remembers And Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.

WASHINGTON, January 19, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) On Monday, past and present tennis players such as Billie Jean King, Frances Tiafoe and Coco Gauff; U.S. universities and tennis institutions and governing bodies paused to remember and celebrate the American civil […]

Istanbul Indoor Challenger: Main Draw Action Kicks Off

STARNBERG, January 18, 2021 Main draw action on the 2021 ATP Challenger Tour season kicked off on Monday with seven first-round matches of the € 132,280 Istanbul Indoor Challenger held at the Ted Sports Club in Istanbul, Turkey. While the […]

Mayhem in Melbourne: Have Things Gotten Out Of Control?

WASHINGTON, January 18, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) While no players have tested positive for the coronavirus since arriving in Melbourne, about 20 percent of the entire Australian Open field are under strict lockdown for 14 days. That’s because the 72 […]

COVID Chaos: Number Of Players Under Lockdown Now 72

WASHINGTON, January 17, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) As Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley appeared on Australian TV Sunday explaining how he and the AO organizing committee are trying to make “a bad situation better,” there are now 72 players confined […]

Qinwen Zheng Wins Tennis Future Hamburg

HAMBURG, January 17, 2021 World No. 287 Qinwen Zheng of China is the champion of the Tennis Future Hamburg. The 18-year-old defeated 15-year-old Linda Fruhvirtova from the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-3 in Sunday’s singles final of the ITF World Tennis Tour […]

Tickets For The ABN AMRO WTT 2021 Will Move To 2022

ROTTERDAM, January 17, 2021 (Press Release) The 48th ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament will be held in 2021 from 1 to 7 March. Given the current epidemiological status and the associated measures, it has become less and less expected that […]

Fruhvirtova Faces Zheng In Tennis Future Hamburg Final

HAMBURG, January 17, 2020 Fifteen-year-old Linda Fruhvirtova from the Czech Republic will play the singles final of the Tennis Future Hamburg, the first ITF World Tennis Tour W25 event held on German soil this season. Fruhvirtova emerged victorious from the […]