THE ATP AND WTA HAVE CRITICISED the unprecedented decision by Wimbledon authorities to ban Russian and Belarusian players from the 2022 tournament, in what is claimed by them to be a "strong" response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Mar 30, 2022 18:03
ST PETERSBURG, Fla.: The WTA Wednesday announced global workplace mental health platform Modern Health as its official mental health partner. The multi-year partnership with the female-founded company will amplify a shared vision to destigmatize mental health care and provide an expanded support network.
Mar 04, 2022 21:03
ST PETERSBURG, Florida: The WTA and Hologic on Thursday jointly announced a landmark partnership introducing the med-tech firm as the global title sponsor of the WTA Tour. The WTA has been without a title sponsor since Sony Ericsson downgraded its investment in women’s tennis in 2010.
Jan 17, 2022 19:01
LOS GATOS, California: Netflix is taking the template that produced the international hit series - Formula 1: Drive to Survive - onto the tennis courts. For the first time, fans will be able to share in a year in the life of some of the world’s best tennis players as they journey around the world, seeking to win on the sport’s biggest stages.
Dec 03, 2021 17:12
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) held a second call with Peng Shuai on Wednesday and said that the Chinese tennis star "reconfirmed" that she was safe and well given the "difficult situation" she is in, the sporting organization said on Thursday.
Dec 02, 2021 15:12
LONDON: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has announced an immediate suspension of all tournaments in China, including Hong Kong, in response to Beijing's silencing of sexual assault allegations made by Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai against a former top Communist Party official.
Aug 19, 2021 08:08
ST PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The WTA and ATP on Wednesday announced Tennis United: CrossCourt, a continuation of the award-winning digital content series originally released during the 2020 suspended season. Back by popular demand, the reimagined project marks the first major co-branded initiative to debut since the two tours integrated marketing operations earlier this year.
Jul 30, 2021 17:07
ST. PETERSBURG, FL: The WTA has released an update to the 2021 WTA Tour calendar, outlining the final regular Tour events of the season from mid-September through October. The WTA Finals is currently still under review with an announcement surrounding the date and location forthcoming in the next few weeks.
Mar 17, 2021 19:03
LONDON: Stats Perform and Sportradar, two global providers of media and betting data, have agreed to partner in order to deliver official WTA tennis data, which will power Sportradar’s in-play tennis odds and trading services outside of the US.
Jan 06, 2021 12:01
ST PETERSBURG, FL, USA - The WTA has announced a provisional 2021 Tour calendar that maps out the season through July 11.
Dec 03, 2020 14:12
ST. PETERSBURG, FL, USA: The WTA (Women’s Tennis Association) has introduced a new corporate identity, redefining the organization's strength as a collective unit of inspiring athletes and tournaments.