Russian, Belarusian players to compete at US Open under neutral flag

Issued on: 06/14/2022 – 22:33 Russian and Belarusian players will be allowed to compete at the US Open this year but only as neutrals, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced on Tuesday, a decision that stands in stark contrast to Wimbledon which banned them. Wimbledon’s move to ban them from the tournament which begins … Read more

Serena Williams returns to competitive tennis with Wimbledon wildcard

Issued on: 06/14/2022 – 18:48 Serena Williams will return to Grand Slam tennis for the first time in a year at Wimbledon later this month after being handed a singles wildcard entry by the All England Club on Tuesday. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion, who has not played since suffering an injury during her … Read more

1,200 salaries prennent part aux Jeux marocains du sport en entreprise

The first edition of the Jeux Marocains du Sport en Entreprise aura lieu à Bouskoura, from July 1 to 3, 2022, under the leadership of the Association for the Promotion of Sport in Entreprise au Maroc (APSEM). This concept allowed to gather for three days 1,200 salaries from diverse horizons, professionnels, sociaux et géographiques autour … Read more

Nadal advances to his 14th French Open final after Zverev retires with injury

Issued on: 06/03/2022 – 22:39 It was not the ending anyone expected following a three-hour reply that produced plenty of high drama as Rafael Nadal reached the French Open final for an incredible 14th time on Friday – albeit after Alexander Zverev was forced to retire hurt with an ankle injury while trailing 7-6(8) 6-6. … Read more

Swiatek to face 18-year-old Coco Gauff in women’s final at Roland Garros

Issued on: 06/02/2022 – 23:44 Iga Swiatek broke into her second French Open final on Thursday and will face Coco Gauff for the title after the teenager became the youngest Grand Slam finalist since 2004. World number one Swiatek, the 2020 Roland Garros champion, cruised to a dominant 6-2, 6-1 semi-final victory over Russian Daria … Read more

Croatia’s Cilic, Norway’s Ruud reach Roland Garros semi-finals for first time

Issued on: 06/02/2022 – 01:40 Marin Cilic and Casper Ruud moved into the French Open semi-finals for the first time on Wednesday courtesy of two big-hitting displays which overwhelmed their opponents. Cilic fired 33 aces and 88 winners past seventh-seeded Andrey Rublev in a 5-7, 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (10/2) win. Eighth seed Ruud booked … Read more

Nadal and Djokovic set for 59th clash in French Open night session blockbuster

Issued on: 05/31/2022 – 08:47 Novak Djokovic renews his 16-year rivalry with Rafael Nadal at the French Open on Tuesday with a semi-final spot at stake and where victory for the world number one could end the 13-time champion’s Roland Garros career. Nadal, who turns 36 on Friday, puts his record of 109 wins and … Read more

Nadal wins four-set clash with Djokovic to make French Open semis

Issued on: 06/01/2022 – 01:26 Talks of an end to Rafael Nadal’s reign proved premature once again as the claycourt king stayed on course for a record-extending men’s 22nd Grand Slam title by beating arch rival Novak Djokovic 6-2 4-6 6-2 7-6(4) in a vintage French Open quarter-final clash on Tuesday. The 13-time Roland Garros … Read more

Nadal easily wins 300th Grand Slam match as Alcaraz, Zverev squeak through

Issued on: 05/26/2022 – 00:21 Spanish teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz and third seed Alexander Zverev both saved a match point in five-set French Open thrillers, while 13-time winner Rafael Nadal and reigning champion Novak Djokovic eased into the third round Wednesday. Alcaraz, widely tipped as a title contender, rallied from the brink to defeat compatriot … Read more