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Tennis-ATP unveils revised rankings systems due to COVID-19 stoppage

12 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

A revised system for calculating world rankings when the tennis season resumes in August following a five-month stoppage due to the COVID-19 pandemic was unveiled by the...
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ATP revises rankings system due to shortened season

12 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

The way ATP rankings are calculated will change when the men's tennis season resumes next month.
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Tennis-Tiafoe out of World TeamTennis after positive COVID-19 test

13 hours ago   |   National Post

Frances Tiafoe will be unable to compete for the Washington Kastles in the 2020 World TeamTennis season after testing positive for COVID-19 during the advance travel testing...
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Tennis-Want Andy Murray as your private coach? Bid to win

13 hours ago   |   National Post

MUMBAI - A dream private coaching session from Andy Murray will become a reality for one tennis fan after top players signed up to an initiative raising funds for professional...
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'Everyone thinks he's stupid': French tennis ace SLAMS rival's FATHER after on-court row at Ultimate Tennis Showdown

'Everyone thinks he's stupid': French tennis ace SLAMS rival's FATHER after on-court row at Ultimate Tennis Showdown

18 hours ago   |   RT

French tennis star Corentin Moutet let fly at opponent Stefanos Tsitsipas' father in an angry interview during their Ultimate Tennis Showdown matchup on Sunday night. The...
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Serena, Venus played 50 fewer times than Evert, Navratilova

Serena, Venus played 50 fewer times than Evert, Navratilova

20 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Chris Evert knows a thing or two about tennis rivalries and she's noticed something about Serena Williams' career: The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion has not had much in...
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AP Was There: Navratilova tops Evert for 1st Slam title

AP Was There: Navratilova tops Evert for 1st Slam title

20 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

EDITOR'S NOTE - Tennis history is filled with wonderful rivalries, and so many are remembered because of matchups in Wimbledon finals. The AP is republishing stories about a...
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Roger Federer Launches First Sneaker With Swiss Running Brand On

20 hours ago   |   Forbes

The world's highest-paid athlete unveiled his first On tennis sneaker after investing in the Swiss performance running brand in late 2019.
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As schools ponder cutting sports, tennis proves vulnerable

As schools ponder cutting sports, tennis proves vulnerable

23 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The promise of college tennis lured Abhimanyu Vannemreddy from his home in India to the United States, where he settled in at Winthrop University in South Carolina.
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AP PHOTOS: No Wimbledon champs in 2020, but plenty in past

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

WIMBLEDON, England - When one thinks of Wimbledon, one thinks of royalty - the sort that sits in the Royal Box and hands out the trophies, and the sort that earns the right to...
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NHL, players' union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

NHL, players' union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

The National Hockey League and NHL Players' Association announced a tentative agreement Monday to return to play this season and extend their collective bargaining agreement by... Read more ...

President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over...

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NHL, union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

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The Latest: Diamondbacks OF Kole Calhoun tests positive

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Patrick Mahomes signs 10-year, $450 million extension with Chiefs for...

Patrick Mahomes signs 10-year, $450 million extension with Chiefs for richest deal in NFL history

The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a 10-year contract extension with Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes. ESPN reported the deal is worth $450 million with an injury guarantee of... Read more ...

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Reports: Pedro Munhoz tests positive for COVID-19, out of UFC 'Fight Island'...

Reports: Pedro Munhoz tests positive for COVID-19, out of UFC 'Fight Island' bout vs. Frankie Edgar

Pedro Munhoz is the latest UFC fighter to test positive for the novel coronavirus. The Brazilian bantamweight contender is out of his July 15 co-main event bout with Frankie... Read more ...