Tennis

Maria and Niemeier Continue Surprise Runs into Wimbledon Quarterfinals

Maria and Niemeier Continue Surprise Runs into Wimbledon Quarterfinals

By Erik Gudris| @ATNTennis | Sunday, July 3, 2022 Germany’s Jule Niemeier and Tatjana Maria face each other for a spot in Wimbledon’s final four. Photo Source: Getty This year’s Wimbledon fortnight continues to shine the spotlight on the underdogs. Two more players enjoying major breakthroughs will now face each other for a place in …

Maria and Niemeier Continue Surprise Runs into Wimbledon Quarterfinals Read More »

Serving for the scoop: tennis as a journalistic tool

Serving for the scoop: tennis as a journalistic tool

This article is part of FT Globetrotter’s guide to tennis In the early 1990s, a British foreign correspondent wrote a memoir called Fishing in Africa. It was in the longstanding tradition of correspondents spinning their experiences covering revolutions and wars into a book. But Andrew Buckoke’s book had a particular narrative strand that correspondent caught …

Serving for the scoop: tennis as a journalistic tool Read More »

Carlos Alcaraz: ‘I’m Going To Be A Great Player On Grass’ |  ATP Tour

Carlos Alcaraz: ‘I’m Going To Be A Great Player On Grass’ | ATP Tour

Despite losing to Jannik Sinner in the fourth round on Sunday, Carlos Alcaraz believes that the grass-court experience he has gained at Wimbledon will greatly benefit him in the future. The 19-year-old Spaniard, who was making just his second appearance at The Championships, downed Jan-Lenard Struff, Tallon Griekspoor and Oscar Otte as he brought his …

Carlos Alcaraz: ‘I’m Going To Be A Great Player On Grass’ | ATP Tour Read More »

Carlos Alcaraz: ‘I’m Going To Be A Great Player On Grass’ |  ATP Tour

Jason Kubler Reaping The Rewards After Years Of Turmoil | ATP Tour

It has been some journey for Jason Kubler. Five years ago, the 29-year-old was forced to turn his hand to coaching as he tried to make ends meet and support his injury-plagued professional career. On Monday, the Australian qualifier will compete in the fourth round at a Grand Slam for the first time after producing …

Jason Kubler Reaping The Rewards After Years Of Turmoil | ATP Tour Read More »

‘Why do we need to be shy about talking about it?’  – Tennis star Alicia Barnett opens up about stress of wearing Wimbledon whites on her period |  UK News

‘Why do we need to be shy about talking about it?’ – Tennis star Alicia Barnett opens up about stress of wearing Wimbledon whites on her period | UK News

British tennis star Alicia Barnett has opened up about the stress of wearing Wimbledon whites while on her period and trying to play world-class tennis while feeling “bloated and tired”. Gloucestershire-born Barnett, 28, made her debut at the tournament on Friday with a victory in the first round of the mixed doubles alongside fellow team …

‘Why do we need to be shy about talking about it?’ – Tennis star Alicia Barnett opens up about stress of wearing Wimbledon whites on her period | UK News Read More »

Carlos Alcaraz: ‘I’m Going To Be A Great Player On Grass’ |  ATP Tour

Cristian Garin’s coach Pepe Vendrell On Chilean’s Wimbledon Run | ATP Tour

In April, Pepe Vendrell became Cristian Garin’s coach. It may have been less than three months, but the new setup already has the Chilean World No. 43 moving in the right direction. On Monday, Garin will play in the round of 16 at Wimbledon against Alex de Minaur. After concluding a successful spell overseeing Roberto …

Cristian Garin’s coach Pepe Vendrell On Chilean’s Wimbledon Run | ATP Tour Read More »

Wimbledon chiefs fume as British tennis is fined m over ban of Russian athletes

Wimbledon chiefs fume as British tennis is fined $1m over ban of Russian athletes

British tennis is fined $1m over their ban of Russian athletes, leaving Wimbledon chiefs fuming… as Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries insists the organisers should be ‘PRAISEED’ for condemning the invasion of Ukraine British tennis has been issued a series of fines worth $1m from sport’s authorities The Wimbledon organisers have been fined for banning Russian …

Wimbledon chiefs fume as British tennis is fined $1m over ban of Russian athletes Read More »