STARNBERG, April 1, 2016
April Fools’ Day on the tennis circuit. We have listed some of today’s practical jokes:
1.The Australian Open is going to switch surface to wood:
— Australian Open (@AustralianOpen) 31. März 2016
2. Marc Rosset returns to the tour, appearing at this year’s Geneva Open:
— Geneva Open (@genevaopen) 1. April 2016
3. This year’s Internazionali BNL d’Italia in Rome will be played with white balls:
— Internazionali Bnl (@InteBNLdItalia) 1. April 201
4. Dominic Thiem is playing doubles with tournament director Alexander Antonitsch at this year’s Generali Open in Kitzbühel. The 50-year-old will be awarded a wild card by himself.
— Sky Sport Austria (@SkySportAustria) 1. April 2016
5. Special greetings from the WTA players
Wait, what did you say Agnieszka Radwanska, Belinda Bencic, Petra Kvitová and Angelique Kerber?SLOOF LIRPA YPPAH?!
Posted by WTA on Freitag, 1. April 2016