Anything to do with Tennis

25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - over 4 years ago
Serena Williams On Women’s Equality, Motherhood And Her Future
It’s no question that Serena Williams is a powerhouse on the court. But the tennis star and mom also uses her power off the court. She has long fought for women’s rights and equality, not shying away from calling out discrimination in her sport. She has stood up for herse...continued
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Bbe6309a1d067c75a83f525952377ae7 Rahsaan @Rahsaan - 4 months ago
Breaking Down the Key Changes in Apples Never Fall‘s Leap From Page to Screen
Warning: This post contains spoilers for Apples Never Fall. When it comes to producing a nail-biting thriller with emotional high stakes, you’d be hard-pressed to find material that’s filled with more twists and turns than Liane Moriarty’s books. Moriarty, th…
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - about 1 year ago
Is the ATP Carbon Tracker a genuine attempt by tennis to be transparent? | Tumaini Carayol
Tennis is aware of its vast carbon footprint and while launch of an app for players is laudable there is much more to be doneFor most of the tennis players competing this week at the Queen’s Club, the grass season will mark a welcome change to the regular tem…
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - about 5 years ago
Serena Williams loses her 3rd consecutive Grand Slam final
Serena Williams loses her 3rd consecutive Grand Slam finalWIMBLEDON, England — The Centre Court crowd kept roaring whenever Serena Williams would win a point in the Wimbledon final, seemingly trying to will her to make things interesting against Simona Halep.Instead of ea...continued
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37ec91099450fc2fc637c77e78953759 Anderson @Anderson - almost 3 years ago
Even for the Greatest Players, Life in Tennis Can Be a Slog
Naomi Osaka is taking an indefinite break from tennis as she struggles to find meaning and joy from playing. It’s a sadly familiar script for the sport.
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394b4c0c4dd468b433ba43c77bdbb708 Bart @Bart - 10 months ago
Quantum Physics Isn't as Weird as You Think. It's Weirder
Quantum physics’ oddities seem less surprising if you stop thinking of atoms as tennis balls, and instead more like waves pushing through water
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725ac8c62bcc32f06195cf20b372a31a Muriel @Muriel - over 2 years ago
Peng Shuai Said to Be in Videos From China's State Media
The editor of a state-run newspaper on Saturday shared two clips said to be of the Chinese tennis star on Twitter. But they are unverified, and the head of the WTA called them “insufficient.”
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7caeec7c88c24f5d4f9a4c169eb9f70c Maureen @Maureen - about 5 years ago
Jo Konta banked £294,000 at Wimbledon... she has to understand tough questions are part of the deal
Jo Konta banked £294,000 at Wimbledon... she has to understand tough questions are part of the dealJo Konta left Wimbledon on Tuesday night bitterly disappointed with her pride hurt, a Grand Slam semi-final appearance spurned.She also walked away with a cheque for £294,00...continued
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Dd00644dc8212e2e9fd2e6ce7a756bbf Jerrold @Jerrold - about 5 years ago
Crown Princess Elisabeth of Belgium, 17, cuddles a baby girl as she joins mother Queen Mathilde
Crown Princess Elisabeth of Belgium, 17, cuddles a baby girl as she joins mother Queen MathildeCrown Princess Elisabeth of Belgium looked completely at ease as she joined her mother and held an adorable baby during a royal visit to Kenya.The 17-year-old smiled as her moth...continued
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3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - over 3 years ago
Speed of Courts at Issue in Australian Open
Players are calling this the fastest Grand Slam tennis court they have played on. Technicians say the speed hasn’t changed. Who is right?
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0a3d7829480267a63997ae3c91bb2ebe Adelia @Adelia - over 2 years ago
No. 1 Ashleigh Barty Retiring From Tennis
The three-time Grand Slam champion said in a social media post, “the time is right now for me to step away and chase other dreams and to put the rackets down.”
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24f317f89bef5f8cefa430eec1cd2f6d Nestor @Nestor - almost 5 years ago
US Open '19: No. 1 Osaka defends; Serena Williams eyes 24th - ABS-CBN Sports
US Open '19: No. 1 Osaka defends; Serena Williams eyes 24thWomen to watch at the U.S. Open, where play begins Monday:Last 5 U.S. Opens:2018-Won Championship, 2017-3rd, 2016-3rd, 2015-Did Not Play, 2014-DNPAces:Defends Slam title for first time. ... 2 of 3 tour-level title...continued
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61d3ff630fa6a556085f59f9ba20938e Assunta @Assunta - about 5 years ago
Teenage prodigy Jack Draper picks minor Portugal events over Wimbledon juniors
Teenage prodigy Jack Draper picks minor Portugal events over Wimbledon juniorsA year on from making the junior final at Wimbledon, Jack Draper does not expect to be back at SW19 over the next three weeks. He will probably play some minor events in Portugal, having turned ...continued
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - about 5 years ago
Djokovic breezes to semifinals after wake-up call from David Goffin
Sports-no-CBCNovak Djokovic took what was shaping up as an entertaining, well-played matchup in the Wimbledon quarter-finals and quickly turned it into a lopsided romp with a 10-game run."Obviously things could have gone a different way," Djokovic said. "Who knows what th...continued
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725ac8c62bcc32f06195cf20b372a31a Muriel @Muriel - over 3 years ago
Australians at Home Open Find Success After Year Without Much Tennis
Facing Australia’s strict quarantine rules, Ashleigh Barty, the No. 1 women’s player in the world, skipped tennis last summer and fall. So did some other Australians. They are doing just fine.
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B4a2c9b63fd68a080a47d2a35293e167 Webster @Webster - over 3 years ago
FACTBOX-Tennis-List of French Open men's singles champions - Reuters UK
FACTBOX-Tennis-List of French Open men's singles champions  Reuters UK
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1adaf62f6727e453ef8e84f05a069975 Oren @Oren - over 4 years ago
Ex-tennis academy president pleads guilty to U.S. college admissions scam
Ex-tennis academy president pleads guilty to U.S. college admissions scamBOSTON (Reuters) - The former president of a private tennis academy in Texas pleaded guilty on Friday as part of an agreement to cooperate in the ongoing investigation of the largest college admissio...continued
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7bcb1d07c0ef7a8d3ef21a145cb66a5c Giovanni @Giovanni - about 2 years ago
Elena Rybakina Wins Wimbledon and Her First Grand Slam Title
Rybakina, who was born and raised in Russia, started representing Kazakhstan after the Russian tennis federation gave up on her. Now, the 23-year-old is a Wimbledon women’s singles champion.
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76cef6f73945104b91bf5d96ec4a3ce2 Rowan @Rowan - over 3 years ago
Australian Open political turmoil raises questions for Tokyo Games
The quarantine controversy over tennis' Australian Open has raised questions about whether large-scale international sporting events can take place in the middle of a pandemic and could offer a preview of the difficulties facing this summer's Tokyo Olympics.
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367ec04c80b95de4cfdf036599b35350 Garnet @Garnet - about 1 month ago
Who will win the men's French Open final?
Carlos Alcaraz has long been anointed the heir apparent on clay, but Alexander Zverev is playing the best tennis of his career. We break down Sunday's French Open final.
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769b45cbbba62f6d3aa67bb11e7a293f Raoul @Raoul - over 3 years ago
For Melburnians, the Australian Open Tests Anxieties About the Virus
Australians have gone to great lengths to control the coronavirus. And some don’t want to throw that away for a tennis tournament.
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1adaf62f6727e453ef8e84f05a069975 Oren @Oren - almost 5 years ago
Murray hoping for 'decent' singles run at Winston-Salem Open
Winston-Salem Open: Andy Murray looking to have 'decent run' in singlesBritain's Andy Murray says he is hoping "to get through a few matches" as he plays his second singles tournament since recovering from hip surgery.The former world number one lost 6-4 6-4 to Richard Ga...continued
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0cefff9aac729a36835c46e07795e1e7 Mariano @Mariano - about 5 years ago
Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray step up Wimbledon preparations
Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray step up Wimbledon preparationsWimbledon's biggest stars were stepping up their preparations for the tournament which begins on Monday. Andy Murray, who will be playing doubles and mixed doubles at SW19, was seen training on Sa...continued
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62b830bbc5092803336a4f6bb9370281 Manley @Manley - over 3 years ago
Australian Open Preview: Battle of the Women’s Champions
Serena Williams will once again go for her 24th Grand Slam title. Among her competition: three women who won titles in their most recent Grand Slam appearances.
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Eb0f1753654cff1630386503eeba7c5d Bobby @Bobby - almost 2 years ago
Serena Williams Brought New Fans to Tennis. Are You One of Them?
Part of Williams’s legacy can be seen in the stands of her matches, where the spectators are among tennis’s most diverse.
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