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Raonic pulls out of French Open

Raonic pulls out of French Open

Sports

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The French Open, usually held in May-June but postponed this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, begins...

Roland Garros braced for crowd limit...

Roland Garros braced for crowd limit...

Tennis

Thu, Sep 24 2020

French tennis chiefs had already reduced the number of fans allowed in for the season's concluding...

Osaka among athletes on Time 100...

Osaka on Time 100 list

Sports

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Osaka wore a mask bearing the name of a different Black American before each match at the US Open

Djokovic earns 10 euros more than Halep...

Djokovic earns 10 euros more than Halep...

Sports

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Some fans online vented their ire that while Halep’s prize came close to that of Djokovic, it frustratingly...

Andreescu takes rest of 2020 off

Andreescu takes rest of 2020 off

Sports

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Andreescu did not defend her 2019 US Open crown in New York this year

Djokovic wins fifth Italian Open to...

Djokovic wins fifth Italian Open to...

Tennis

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Djokovic's win moves him clear on the list of Masters 1000 titles, one ahead of rival Nadal, and...

Halep claims Rome title after Pliskova...

Halep claims Rome title

Tennis

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Halep raced into a 5-0 lead in the opening set, breaking the defending champion three times and also...

Nadal not interested in excuses after...

Nadal not interested in excuses after...

Tennis

Sun, Sep 20 2020

The nine-time Rome champion looked well off the pace in his 6-2 7-5 loss to the 15th-ranked Argentine...

Djokovic made to work before reaching...

Djokovic made to work before reaching...

Tennis

Sat, Sep 19 2020

The world number one needed more than two hours to see of the 97th-ranked German 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 in the...

Osaka withdraws from French Open with...

Osaka withdraws from French Open

Tennis

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Japan's Osaka made the announcement just days after lifting her third major title behind closed doors...

Fed Cup re-named Billie Jean King...

Fed Cup re-named Billie Jean King...

Sports

Thu, Sep 17 2020

King, a 12-time Grand Slam singles champion, said she was “humbled” to have the competition...

Perfect start for Nadal on Rome...

Perfect start for Nadal

Tennis

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The nine-time Rome winner came through 6-1, 6-1 against 18th-ranked Carreno Busta, a recent semi-finalist...

Djokovic back to winning ways in...

Djokovic back to winning ways

Sports

Wed, Sep 16 2020

On arrival in Rome, an apologetic Djokovic vowed to be "the best version" of himself on and...

Djokovic ready to move on from US Open...

Djokovic ready to move on from US Open...

Tennis

Mon, Sep 14 2020

The Serb was disqualified in the fourth round in New York when he hit a ball in frustration after dropping...

Osaka climbs to No.3, Azarenka returns...

Osaka climbs to No.3

Tennis

Mon, Sep 14 2020

The 22-year-old Osaka, who beat Azarenka in a thrilling final on Saturday for her second Grand Slam title...

Thiem claims US Open title after thrilling...

Thiem claims US Open title

Tennis

Mon, Sep 14 2020

The 27-year-old world number three appeared to have blown his golden chance as he fell two sets behind...

Nadal renews Djokovic rivalry in quest...

Nadal renews Djokovic rivalry in quest...

Tennis

Sun, Sep 13 2020

The Spaniard has won on the red clay of the Foro Italico, normally played in May but which starts behind...

Osaka's third Grand Slam, anti-racism...

Osaka's third Grand Slam, anti-racism...

Tennis

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Public broadcaster NHK broke into its regular news programme to flash the news of the 22-year-old's...

Osaka beats Azarenka to win US Open...

Osaka beats Azarenka to win US

Tennis

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Osaka, the fourth seed, overcame her unseeded opponent Azarenka 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 inside a near-empty Arthur...

Thiem grinds through two tiebreaks to...

Thiem grinds through two tiebreaks to...

Tennis

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Thiem will take on Germany's Alexander Zverev in Sunday's US Open final

Zverev rallies by Carreno Busta to reach...

Zverev rallies by Carreno Busta to reach...

Tennis

Sat, Sep 12 2020

The German Zverev looked headed for certain defeat after committing 36 errors through the first two sets...