Tennis

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.   

To bring this unique immersive documentary series to the screen, Netflix has teamed up with the four Grand Slam tournaments, the ATP Tour, WTA Tour, and ATP Media beginning with the 2022 season at the Australian Open.

Jan 17, 2022 18:01
LONDON: UK-based telecommunications giant Vodafone has announced a five-year partnership with Wimbledon as Official Connectivity Partner of The Championships and The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club. While financial terms were not disclosed, UK's The Guardian reported it as a ‘multimillion pound’ deal.
Jan 17, 2022 17:01
NOVAK DJOKOVIC, DEPORTED BY THE AUSTRALIAN government on Sunday and unable to defend his Australian Open crown, has some hard choices to make regarding his unvaccinated status in the coming months. 
Jan 16, 2022 23:01
THE MEDICO-POLITICO-LEGAL SAGA AROUND unvaccinated Novak Djokovic's last ditch appeal against a second visa cancellation ended quietly with the world's No.1 tennis player leaving Melbourne's Tullamarine airport late Sunday local time on an Emirates flight bound for Dubai. 
Jan 14, 2022 19:01
THE MEDICO-POLITICO-LEGAL SAGA AROUND Novak Djokovic's entry and increasingly likely exit from Australia has entered its end game stage.    
Jan 14, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: Sony Sports Network is all set to broadcast the year’s first Grand Slam event, Australian Open 2022, Live on Sony Six, Sony Ten 2, Sony Ten 3 and Sony Ten 4 channels starting January 17.
Jan 14, 2022 16:01
MELBOURNE: Tennis Australia has renewed its broadcast partnership for the Australian Open for a further three years with Sport 24, the IMG owned and operated 24/7 live sports channel for the airline and cruise line industries.
Jan 13, 2022 18:01
MELBOURNE: The delayed men's and women's singles draws for Australian Open 2022, released Thursday, included Novak Djokovic, even as the World No.1's wait to see if his visa would be cancelled for a second time stretched into another day.
Jan 12, 2022 18:01
WORLD NO.1 NOVAK DJOKOVIC released a statement Wednesday on his social media handles that admits to human errors in the submission of his Australian travel papers and his behaviour after a positive coronavirus test result. Full text of his statement: STATEMENT BY NOVAK DJOKOVIC 12 January 2022
Jan 11, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: Hyperice, a global high-performance wellness brand specializing in percussion, dynamic air compression, vibration, thermal technology, mind technology, and contrast therapy, Tuesday announced the launch of the new generations of its Hypervolt and Vyper lines in India - Hypervolt 2, Vyper 3 and Vyper Go.
Jan 10, 2022 18:01
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Monday said it has decided to close its 67 training centres across the country due to rising COVID-19 cases. "In view of rising cases of COVID-19, the Sports Authority of India has decided to close the 67 SAI Training centres across the country," the SAI said in a statement.