French Open

Nick Kyrgios says 'slim to no chance' of playing French Open

Kyrgios is no fan of clay or the French Open, which has been postponed from its usual May-June dates to a September start due to the pandemic.

Aug 06, 2020, 15:51 PM IST

ATP tour to resume from August 14, US Open schedule remains unchanged

Earlier, the ATP and WTA had extended the suspension of all the professional tennis events until the end of July in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Jun 18, 2020, 10:01 AM IST

2020 French Open could be held behind closed doors

Since the postponement was announced in March, Wimbledon was cancelled for the first time since the Second World War while doubts remain on whether the US Open will be held.

May 10, 2020, 16:24 PM IST

Former US tennis player Patrick McEnroe recovers from coronavirus

Patrick also led United States to David Cup trophy in 2007 with a 4-1 victory over Russia in the final in Portland, Oregon.

Apr 19, 2020, 14:27 PM IST

Laver Cup postponed to 2021 to avoid clash with French Open

The Laver Cup, which was founded and organised by 20-time Grand Slam champion and Swiss great Roger Federer, was slated to take place from September 25 to 27 this year.

Apr 18, 2020, 09:59 AM IST

US Open ‘highly unlikely’ to be staged without spectators

The 2020 edition of the US Open is slated to take place from August 24 to September 13.

Apr 17, 2020, 11:53 AM IST

Novak Djokovic takes up Andy Murray's '100-volley' challenge

Murray challenged his fellow players and fans to hit 100 volleys back and forth with a partner in the confines of their homes or backyards while staying home during the coronavirus pandemic.

Apr 11, 2020, 15:01 PM IST

Coronavirus: Wimbledon organisers to receive over 140 million USD as part of pandemic insurance

The All England Club had also revealed that the 134th edition of the championships will take place from June 28 to July 11, 2021. 

Apr 09, 2020, 16:49 PM IST

Wimbledon 2020 to be cancelled amid coronavirus pandemic

According to German Tennis Federation (DTB) vice-president Dirk Hordorff, the Wimbledon organisers will announce the cancellation of the 2020 tournament on Wednesday.

Mar 30, 2020, 17:30 PM IST

Coronavirus outbreak: ATP, WTA announce further suspension of tennis till June 7

The ATP and WTA further confirmed that the men's and women's rankings will also remain frozen throughout this period.

Mar 19, 2020, 14:10 PM IST

Not sure how French Open would fit in the schedule: Sania Mirza

Tennis ace Sania Mirza said that she was unsure how the 2020 French Open would fit in the scheduled now that it has become the last Grand Slam of the year.

Mar 19, 2020, 11:37 AM IST

French Open postponed until September due to Coronavirus, players unhappy

The French Open will now clash with men's ATP Tour events in Metz, St. Petersburg, Chengdu, Sofia and Zhuhai and women's WTA events in Guangzhou, Seoul, Tokyo, and Wuhan.

Mar 18, 2020, 13:39 PM IST

Roger Federer set to take seven-week break before French Open

Federer, who missed the clay-court seasons in its entirety in the last few years, made a return to the French Open in May last year.

Feb 15, 2020, 14:01 PM IST

French Open to be Roger Federer's only clay court appearance in 2020

The Swiss maestro will only make a single appearance throughout the clay-court season at Roland Garros.

Feb 14, 2020, 13:51 PM IST

Clay season can help Andy Murray says his former coach

Former world number one Andy Murray who missed out Australian Open due to pelvic injury should use the European clay-court season to build up his fitness for The Wimbledon says his former coach  Alex Corretja.

Feb 04, 2020, 12:43 PM IST

Shuttlers Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty settle for silver at French Open

In August, the Indian duo had bagged their maiden BWF Super 500 title at the Thailand Open. 

Oct 28, 2019, 11:31 AM IST

European Open: Andy Murray battles past Romania's Marius Copil to reach semi-final

British tennis maestro Andy Murray survived a scare against Marius Copil of Romania in a three-set thriller to book his place in the semi-final of the ongoing European Open in Antwerp on Saturday. 

Oct 19, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Roger Federer set to play French Open in 2020

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has confirmed his partipation in the next year's French Open at Roland Garros in Paris. 

Oct 17, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Every weapon at hand for Serena Williams in US Open final, says coach

The American is also seeking a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title in her highly anticipated final against Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu, the number 15 seed, after injuries affected her form in some tournaments this year.

Sep 07, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Petra Kvitova marches into third round of Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova`s decision to give her shoes an almighty whack with her racket turned out to be a masterstroke as the Czech`s legs finally started to move more freely, and she eked out a 7-5 6-2 win over Kristina Mladenovic at Wimbledon on Thursday.

Jul 05, 2019, 18:27 PM IST