Tennis

Osaka Out Of Top WTA Top Five Rankings

Monday, September 20, 2021
Naomi Osaka slipped out of the top five in the WTA rankings on Monday while Simona Halep, another former world number one, continued her slide by also dropping three places. Four-time Grand Slam champion Osaka fell from fifth to eighth as Halep, who married boyfriend Toni Iuruc last week in a civ ...

Raducanu Makes History By Winning US Open Title

Sunday, September 12, 2021
Emma Raducanu won the 2021 US Open women 39;s singles title, and becomes the first British woman to win a Grand Slam title since Virginia Wade in 1977. The 18-year-old Brit took out the Canadian teenager, Leylah Fernandez in straight sets 6-4 6-3 in one hour and 51 minutes. Raducanu 39;s win ...

US Open: Djokovic Set To Battle Zverev For Final Place 

Friday, September 10, 2021
Novak Djokovic rsquo;s quest for the first men rsquo;s singles calendar-year Grand Slam in 52 years reaches its penultimate hurdle Friday in a US Open semi-final showdown with Tokyo Olympic champion Alexander Zverev. It was German fourth seed Zverev who ended top-ranked Djokovic rsquo;s bid for O ...

Naomi Osaka Considering Break After US Open Exit

Saturday, September 4, 2021
After losing in the third round at the US Open on Friday night, a tearful Naomi Osaka told the media she wasn 39;t sure when she will next play a competitive tennis match and will be taking an indefinite break from the sport. In a news conference following the 5-7, 7-6, 6-4 loss to Leylah Fernan ...

Serena Williams Pulls Out Of US Open 

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Serena Williams added herself to the list of big-name withdrawals from the US Open on Wednesday, pulling out of the year 39;s last Grand Slam tournament because of a torn hamstring, according to AP. Williams hasn 39;t competed since injuring her right leg in the first set of her first-round mat ...

Nadal Out Of Us Open

Friday, August 20, 2021
Rafael Nadal said on Friday that he will end his 2021 tennis season early because of a left foot issue that has been troubling him for a year, ruling him out of this month 39;s US Open. The world 39;s No. 4 player suffered abn early exit in Washington this month, where he kicked off his leadup ...

Federer Set For Another Knee Surgery v

Monday, August 16, 2021
Roger Federer is going to miss the US Open and be sidelined for what he said will be many months because he needs a third operation on his right knee, a procedure he said will leave him with a glimmer of hope 39; 39; that he can return to competition. Federer announced the news Sunday via a ...

Nadal Out Of Top Three As Sinner Climbs ATP Rankings

Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Rafael Nadal slipped out of the top three in the new ATP rankings released on Monday while Jannik Sinner, who won the Washington tournament at the weekend, jumped nine places to 15. The 20-time Grand Slam winner Nadal lost to Lloyd Harris in the round of 16 in Washington to find himself dropping ...

Tennis Star Osaka Lights Tokyo Olympics Cauldron As Games Start 

Friday, July 23, 2021
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka lit the Olympic cauldron as the Tokyo Games opened on Friday after a year rsquo;s pandemic delay and lingering coronavirus threats. Osaka lifted the torch to the gleaming cauldron, which had unfurled at the top of a ramp representing Mount Fuji, in the highlight o ...

Tennis:  Coco Gauff Tests Positive To Covid-19

Monday, July 19, 2021
American teen tennis star Coco Gauff will miss the Tokyo Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19, she announced on Sunday. Gauff, coming off a run to the fourth round at Wimbledon, tweeted her sadness at missing out on ldquo;a dream come true rdquo; at age 17. ldquo;I am so disappointed ...
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