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Frances Tiafoe tests positive for coronavirus, withdraws from All-American Team Cup

ATLANTA -- Frances Tiafoe has tested positive for the coronavirus and withdrawn from the All-American Team Cup tennis tournament.Tiafoe was scheduled to face Tennys Sandgren on Saturday in the weekend tournament involving eight top American men's players at Life...

Tennis Tours Debate Ranking Systems Frozen by the Coronavirus

For professional tennis players, the coronavirus pandemic has meant canceled tournaments, lost income and frozen rankings, with the men’s and women’s tours putting their systems on hold in mid-March.Rankings are, in many respects, the coin of the tennis realm:...

French Open, Unlike U.S. Open, to Allow Fans at Roland Garros

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, two more Grand Slam tennis tournaments are still scheduled to be played in 2020: the United States Open and the French Open.But only the French Open intends to have spectators. Bernard Giudicelli, the president of...

Up to 60% of usual capacity will be allowed to attend 2020 French Open,...

Up to 60% of the usual capacity will be allowed inside the Roland Garros grounds for the 2020 edition of the French Open amid the COVID-19 crisis, organisers said on Thursday.French federation president Bernard Giudicelli told a news conference...

Up to 60% of usual capacity will be allowed to attend 2020 French Open,...

Up to 60% of the usual capacity will be allowed inside the Roland Garros grounds for the 2020 edition of the French Open amid the COVID-19 crisis, organisers said on Thursday.French federation president Bernard Giudicelli told a news conference...

Wimbledon donates strawberries to NHS workers

Wimbledon has began donating 200 portions of strawberries per day to front line NHS workers in London for what should have been The Champions Fortnight, the All England Club announced on Thursday.The club says more than 26,000 strawberries that...

Novak Djokovic, wife test negative for coronavirus

BELGRADE, Serbia -- Novak Djokovic and his wife have tested negative for the coronavirus, his media team said Thursday, 10 days after announcing that the couple had contracted the disease.The top-ranked player tested positive for the virus after playing...

US Open may allow in some front-line workers

The USTA is sticking to its plan to play the US Open without fans in attendance, but if the coronavirus pandemic remains under control the tournament will most likely open up to a limited number of spectators who have...

Berlin tennis exhibitions to allow hundreds of spectators in mid-July

BERLIN -- Up to 800 spectators per day will be allowed at a tennis exhibition in Berlin in mid-July, even after four players tested positive for the coronavirus after playing in a similar event fronted by Novak Djokovic.Organizers of...

Nick Kyrgios blasts doughnut Boris Becker in Twitter spat over Alexander Zverev party footage

Nick Kyrgios and Boris Becker traded insults on social media on Tuesday following the Australian's criticism of Alexander Zverev after a video appeared to show the German dancing in a crowded club despite the coronavirus pandemic.The video was posted...

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