Tokyo Summer Olympics On Minds Of Tennis Players

WASHINGTON, January 25, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The Summer Olympics in Tokyo are only six months away, but today they are in a fog of doubt due to the global coronavirus pandemic. Optimism of putting on the Olympics in July […]

Talented Marc Owen Endler Dreams Of Gran Canaria Challenger

GRAN CANARIA, January 24, 2021 Mid-January. Sunday afternoon. The sun is shining. The thermometer shows a pleasant 20 degrees. The constant but gentle trade wind carries only a few thin clouds through the otherwise light blue sky. At the spacious […]

Rinderknech Takes Istanbul Indoor Challenger Title

STARNBERG, January 24, 2021 Arthur Rinderknech is the first singles champion of the 2021 ATP Challenger Tour. The 25-year-old qualifier took the title of the €132,280 Istanbul Indoor Challenger held at the Ted Sports Club in Istanbul, Turkey. Rinderknech emerged victorious from […]

New AO Lead-In Schedule To Help Players In Lockdown

AO Press Release, January 24, 2021 The Australian Open lead-in week has been revamped to help give the 72 players in the 14-day quarantine lockdown the best possible preparation and training opportunities. Following extensive consultation between the players and the […]

Yastremska Denied In Bid To Lift Provisional Doping Ban

WASHINGTON, January 24, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Ukraine’s Dayana Yastremska flew to Australia last week in the hope of having her provisional doping suspension for using a prohibited substance that can be used to boost testosterone lifted by the International […]

Bonzi To Face Rinderknech In All-French Istanbul Final

STARNBERG, January 23, 2021 Two Frenchmen will compete in Sunday’s championship match of the € 132,280 Istanbul Indoor Challenger held at the Ted Sports Club in Istanbul, Turkey. Arthur Rinderknech will face Benjamin Bonzi for the first singles title of […]

Tennis Europe Partners With WTA Future Stars Programme

Tennis Europe Press Release, January 23, 2021 Thanks to a new agreement between Tennis Europe and the WTA (Women’s Tennis Association), this year’s top European players will be invited to showcase their talents at the WTA Future Stars event, which […]

Andy Murray ‘Gutted’ He Won’t Be Playing In Melbourne

WASHINGTON, January 23, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Five-time Australian Open finalist Andy Murray will not play in next month’s first major of the 2021 season. On Friday, the British No. 4 Murray admitted he was“gutted” to admit his setback in his bit […]