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Djokovic will need to be vaccinated to play Australian Open: minister

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Novak Djokovic will not be able to enter Australia to defend his Australian Open title unless he is fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Federer emerges victorious in historic clash with Serena

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 03:00 GMT

Defending champions Switzerland sealed a 2-1 victory over six-times winners United States that left them bottom of Group B.

New Australian Open heat policy to counter oven-like conditions

Sun, 30 Dec 2018 - 04:11 GMT

A new extreme heat policy that dictates when it is safe to play will be introduced at next month's Australian Open to better deal with frequent oven-like conditions on court.

Irresistible Djokovic schools Zverev to reach Shanghai final

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - 11:00 GMT

Novak Djokovic will rise to number two in the world after he dismantled a shell-shocked Alexander Zverev 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to surge into the Shanghai Masters final.

Halep feels no pressure in quest for elusive Grand Slam

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 06:27 GMT

Halep meets Spain's Garbine Muguruza in a semi-final showdown on Thursday, bidding for a ticket to her third Roland Garros final in five years and her first Grand Slam win.

Catwoman Serena back in business as Nadal, Sharapova survive scares

Wed, 30 May 2018 - 06:30 GMT

The 36-year-old downed Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 to register her first victory at the majors since her 2017 Australian Open triumph.

Serena ends silence, praises US Open runs of Keys, Stephens

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 - 09:27 GMT

Former world number one and 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams made her first public comments since giving birth to a daughter one week ago.

On his 36th Birthday, Roger Federer is a tennis icon

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 - 06:30 GMT

Roger Federer is one of the best tennis players in the world and one of only seven players who have won the big four tennis tournaments.

Harrison, Venus win Roland Garros men’s doubles

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 10:02 GMT

Harrison and Venus won the Roland Garros men’s doubles for their first time.

Five reasons Rafael Nadal should win the Roland Garros

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - 11:10 GMT

The Roland Garros (French Open), one of four grand slam tournaments in tennis, officially kicked off in Paris Sunday.

Nothing can stop my dreams: Sharapova to French Open

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 10:11 GMT

Renowned Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova responded to the French Open’s decision of not giving her the wild card to the Grand Slam tournament.

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