Tennis

Australia has opened its doors to the world's best tennis players. Will it pay the price?

11 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The Australian Open is far different from the Grand Slam coronavirus-era experiments of 2020, the the U.S. Open and French Open.
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West Mifflin police seek public's help in finding missing teen

West Mifflin police seek public's help in finding missing teen

20 hours ago   |   WTAE

Derek Kendrick was last seen on Jan. 8 around 1 p.m. wearing a red hoodie, blue jeans and black Nike tennis shoes with a red "swoosh."
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‘They are laughing at us': Tennis ace rages at Australian Open and blasts Nadal & Thiem as Serb star speaks of ‘horror' quarantine

‘They are laughing at us': Tennis ace rages at Australian Open and blasts Nadal & Thiem as Serb star speaks of ‘horror' quarantine

1 day ago   |   RT

Tennis star Guido Pella has delivered a scathing assessment of the quarantine saga at the Australian Open and admitted that he has "given up" on competing - while Viktor...
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Margaret Court is set to receive Australia's top honor and it is sparking outrage in the tennis community

2 days ago   |   CBS Sports

The tennis legend has a history of making anti-LGBTQ statements
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Andy Murray Out of 2021 Australian Open Because of COVID-19 Quarantine Issues

2 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Andy Murray won't participate in the 2021 Australian Open because of quarantine issues related to COVID-19...
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‘It was tough to find moments of inspiration': Maria Sharapova explains ending her tennis career after ‘incredibly difficult' ban

‘It was tough to find moments of inspiration': Maria Sharapova explains ending her tennis career after ‘incredibly difficult' ban

2 days ago   |   RT

Russian former world number one tennis player Maria Sharapova has opened up about her reasons for retiring, explaining that injuries and her doping ban made it difficult to...
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See the investor deck that helped DTC startup Little Spoon raise $22 million to disrupt the baby food market

See the investor deck that helped DTC startup Little Spoon raise $22 million to disrupt the baby food market

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The $67 billion baby food market has become more crowded in recent years with new startups from Yumi to Amara that are pitching healthy options. One of...
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A tennis player has turned his Australian Open quarantine into a party of one

3 days ago   |   The Washington Post

Pablo Cuevas, the world's 70th-ranked player, is winning fans on Instagram and keeping himself as sharp as possible rather than gripe, as some other players have..
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‘Get your act together': Conor McGregor slams Novak Djokovic and whinging Australian Open tennis stars over quarantine complaints

‘Get your act together': Conor McGregor slams Novak Djokovic and whinging Australian Open tennis stars over quarantine complaints

3 days ago   |   RT

UFC star Conor McGregor has issued furious criticism at Novak Djokovic and other tennis aces complaining about their quarantine requirements ahead of the Australian Open...
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Australian Open: See How Tennis Players Train in Quarantine

3 days ago   |   NY Times

The athletes waiting in quarantine for the Australian Open are figuring out creative ways to stay busy before they can hit the court.
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Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

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Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

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Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

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Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

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Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers head coach David Quinn opted to take Brendan Lemieux and Jack Johnson, both of whom had played all four games so far this season, out of the lineup for Sunday's rematch... Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...