Coronavirus

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, […]

Tennis Canada Cancels All Tournaments Scheduled Up To August 31

MONTREAL, May 8, 2020 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Due to the exceptional situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is with great regret that Tennis Canada announced on Friday the cancellation of all of its national and international tournaments scheduled […]

Neckarcup Heilbronn To Return In 2021

HEILBRONN, April 23, 2020 Only one month ago, there was still hope that the seventh edition of the NECKARCUP could take place this year. On Thursday, however, organizers of the ATP Challenger tournament announced the postponement to 2021 due to […]

MercedesCup Stuttgart Postponed To 2021

STARNBERG, April 23, 2020 Due to the exceptional situation caused by the coronavirus pandemic and following the measures imposed by the Government of Germany prohibiting the holding of sporting events until August 31, 2020 this year’s MercedesCup in Stuttgart has officially […]

Hamburg European Open 2020 In Doubt

HAMBURG, April 15, 2020 The German government has banned major events in the country until August 31st due to the COVID-19 pandemic, putting doubt on whether the Hamburg European Open 2020 will take place. The ATP 500 clay-court event is […]

Tennis Canada Cancels All Tournaments Scheduled Up Until July 12

MONTREAL, April 4, 2020 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Following the announcements made by the ATP, WTA and ITF and in accordance with the recommendations of Canadian government officials, Tennis Canada announced on Wednesday that all its tournaments scheduled to take […]

ATP & WTA Announce Further Suspension Of Tours

ATP/WTA Press Release, April 1, 2020 In conjunction with the cancellation of The Championships, Wimbledon, the ATP and WTA have jointly announced the continued suspension of the ATP and WTA Tours until July 13, 2020, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. […]

Wimbledon Looking At Contingency Plans Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

STARNBERG, March 25, 2020 The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) confirmed Wednesday that it is continuing a detailed evaluation of all scenarios for this year’s Wimbledon Championships, including postponement and cancellation, as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. The […]