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Tennis-Greek Sakkari was ready to swap racket for track spikes

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari says she was so desperate for competition during the COVID-19 shutdown that she considered running in the 100m at the national athletics...
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Tennis-German Zverev yet to decide on playing US Open

4 hours ago   |   National Post

World number seven Alexander Zverev has said he is still unsure about traveling to New York amid the COVID-19 pandemic to play in the U.S. Open.
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'I just like to sing': Ukrainian ace Dayana Yastremska poses in leather as she drops latest dance track

'I just like to sing': Ukrainian ace Dayana Yastremska poses in leather as she drops latest dance track

19 hours ago   |   RT

Budding Ukrainian tennis star Dayana Yastremska is continuing to pursue her off-court musical ambitions, posing in a leather outfit on the front of a Mercedes for the cover of...
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'Cringe factor is off the scale': Tennis fans savage Kyrgios after ace takes aim at Djokovic again in US Open withdrawal

'Cringe factor is off the scale': Tennis fans savage Kyrgios after ace takes aim at Djokovic again in US Open withdrawal

20 hours ago   |   RT

Fans have accused tennis badboy Nick Kyrgios of using the coronavirus pandemic to enhance his personal brand after he took aim at his fellow stars again, declaring his...
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Tennis-Australia's Kyrgios withdraws from U.S. Open

1 day ago   |   National Post

WELLINGTON - Australia's Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the U.S. Open and again criticized some of his fellow professionals for their decisions to ignore health advice during...
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Tennis player tests positive for virus at Palermo Open

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

PALERMO, Sicily - A tennis player entered for the Palermo Ladies Open tested positive for the coronavirus and has withdrawn from the tournament, organizers announced Saturday.
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Tennis-Palermo Open marks return of professional tours

2 days ago   |   National Post

A handful of prominent late withdrawals may have taken some of the sheen off the Palermo Ladies Open but the importance of the claycourt event is not lost on the sport as it...
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All virus tests come back negative ahead of Palermo Open

2 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

PALERMO, Sicily - More than 400 coronavirus tests were carried out on tennis players and staff members ahead of the Palermo Ladies Open and all of them came back negative.
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George Washington University will drop seven sports amid economic fallout

2 days ago   |   The Washington Post

Men's tennis and indoor track and women's water polo are among the programs that will end after 2020-21 school year.
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Roger Federer surprises pair of players who went viral for rooftop tennis video

2 days ago   |   CBS Sports

The two were at a loss for words at seeing one of the sport's biggest stars standing before them
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