Tennis

Jul 07, 2020 14:07
LONDON: The ATP Monday announced how the revised FedEx ATP Rankings will be calculated once the Tour resumes. The Rankings, which reflect a player’s standing among the world’s best players and are used for tournament entry and seedings, are the lifeblood of professional tennis.
Jul 02, 2020 20:07
PARIS: The Roland-Garros 2020 tournament, which will be held from 21st September to 11th October, announced Thursday that ticket sales will open on Thursday 9th July.  The French Tennis Federation – in close collaboration with the French government authorities - has prepared a protocol that aims to protect spectators attending this historic edition of Roland-Garros.
Jun 29, 2020 16:06
MADRID: The International Tennis Federation and its commercial rights partner Kosmos Tennis have announced the 2020 Davis Cup by Rakuten Madrid Finals has been postponed until 2021 owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Finals will now take place in Madrid in the week commencing 22 November 2021.
Jun 26, 2020 19:06
LONDON: Global technology company IBM and the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), home to the Wimbledon Grand Slam Championship, recently put pen to paper on a new long term contract, extending a 30-year partnership. However looking to the future, IBM and the AELTC have agreed a new model for the next phase of their partnership.
Jun 25, 2020 20:06
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the decision of the Union Sports Ministry to provisionally renew the annual recognition of 54 National Sports Federations (NSF) and directed it to "maintain status quo ante".
Jun 22, 2020 20:06
DOHA: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry of the State of Qatar welcomed the June 16 ruling by the World Trade Organization (WTO) that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia had breached intellectual property rights (IPR) by refusing to take action against the beoutQ piracy channel and instead actively promoted this piracy.
Jun 19, 2020 18:06
LAUSANNE: Olympic Day 2020 will see Olympians, athletes and fans all over the globe get active in the world's largest 24-hour digital Olympic workout. Twenty-three Olympic athletes have already joined the recording of an official Olympic Day workout video, and on Olympic Day, athletes from around the world will lead live workouts at 11 a.m. local time across 20 time zones on @olympics Instagram live.
Jun 18, 2020 20:06
LONDON: The ATP, in collaboration with the WTA, ITF, USTA and the FFT, has issued a revised provisional calendar that sets a pathway for the resumption of the Tour for the first time since the suspension of professional tennis in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jun 18, 2020 20:06
PARIS: The dates of the Roland-Garros tournament have been confirmed and it will be held over three weeks, from 21st September to 11th October.
Jun 18, 2020 19:06
TORONTO: Due to the coronavirus pandemic and following the measures imposed by various government officials and the ATP, Tennis Canada announced on Wednesday the postponement of the Rogers Cup presented by National Bank in Toronto.